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But wait, there's more. The two-hundred-and-fifth episode of PolyCast, "It Gets Better Again", features regular co-hosts Daniel "DanQ" Quick, "Makahlua", Philip "TheMeInTeam" Bellew and "MadDjinn" with first-time guest co-host "Hammer Rabbi". Carrying a runtime of 59m59s, the summary of topics is as follows:

- 01m52s | News
The whirlwind announcement, release and and ongoing backlash against Civilization Revolution 2; then, another announcement in the form of the worldwide release date for Civilization: Beyond Earth: October 24th, 2014 (24m21s).
- 29m44s | Interview
Beyond Earth developer Firaxis Games' Senior Producer Dennis Shirk delivers answers to ten questions about the game from Civ fans that were not asked from when he and three colleagues were on Episode 200.
- 44m42s | Miscellaneous
With little lead-up, Firaxis launches its live streaming capability and intention... and chooses the two-year-old "Empire of the Smokey Skies" scenario from Civilization V's first expansion pack Gods & Kings to do so.
- 48m17s | Forum Talk
A reverse chronological order progression where a CivV player looks to transition to predecessor Civilization IV.

- Intro/Outro | Miscellaneous
Connecting dots, game development time sinks and where going with something.

Recording live before a listening audience every other Saturday, PolyCast is a bi-weekly audio production in an ongoing effort to give the Civ community an interactive voice on game strategy; listeners are encouraged to follow the show on Twitter, and check out the YouTube channel for caption capability. Sibling show RevCast focuses on Civilization: Revolution, ModCast on Civ modding, SCivCast on Civ social gaming and TurnCast on Civ multiplay.
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