In this episode, we dive into the Rivals format, giving an overview of each of the Direchasm Warbands in the Rivals format (written up as a blog on https://blog.battle-mallet.com/2022/01/direchasm-warbands-rivals-review.html). For each Warband, we briefly cover the fighters, key Objective and Power Cards, the type of boards you'd want to use, and their playstyle. We also cover some tips on how to tackle each Warband and rate them on a Bronze/Silver/Gold scale for new players.
10:41 - Storm of Celestus & Drepur's Wraithcreepers
37:07 - Myari's Purifiers & The Dread Pageant
1:10:04 - Khagra's Ravagers & Starblood Stalkers
1:43:21 - The Crimson Court & Hedkrakka's Madmob
2:17:53 - Kainan's Reapers & Elathain's Soulraid
2:54:47 - Outro
In this episode, we dive into the Rivals format, giving an overview of each of the Beastgrave Warbands in the Rivals format (written up as a blog on https://blog.battle-mallet.com). For each Warband, we briefly cover the fighters, key Objective and Power Cards, the type of boards you'd want to use, and their playstyle. We also cover some tips on how to tackle each Warband and rate them on a Bronze/Silver/Gold scale for new players.
3:11 - Ironsoul's Condemners & Lady Harrow's Mournflight
36:53 - Skaeth's Wild Hunt & Gashrak's Despoilers
1:00:57 - The Grymwatch & Rippa's Snarlfangs
1:23:45 - The Wurmspat & Hrothgorn's Mantrappers
1:52:20 - Morgwaeth's Blade Coven & Morgok's Krushas
2:23:18 - Outro
It only took them 5 months to record again, but Jason and Jerod got together to discuss the state of Underworlds, including their local Rivals league, their favorite parts of the new season, and some thoughts on competitive play.
As the world starts to open back up, we can't think of a better time to start playing Warhammer Underworlds (or start playing again)! Join us as we share what we love about the game, why we think now is one of the best times in the game's history to start playing, and how we think you should start if you're brand new to the game.
In short, buy the Warhammer Underworlds Starter Set & Essential Cards, then choose new warbands from there.
6 months after the last episode, we get back together to talk about what they've been up to, their favorite gaming memories over the past 6 months, what they're looking forward to in the future, and what the show will look like for the foreseeable future.
In short, with the pandemic and life/work changes, recordings will continue to be irregular, BUT, we're fairly regularly hanging out in our Discord channel (link below), sharing hobby progress, cracking jokes, & chatting about games.
Morgok's Krushas and Morgwaeth's Blade Coven are up for pre-order and we're here to share a few deck ideas and review our top picks of Universal cards from both sets.
Also, remember that even though the NOVA Open Convention was canceled, you can still donate money for raffle tickets and win some cool armies, warbands, and other miniatures (including a well-painted Rippa's Snarlfangs warband): https://www.novaopenfoundation.org/2020-summer-raffles-1
12:37 - Morgok's Krushas
47:32 - Morgwaeth's Blade Coven
1:27:17 - Universal Lightning Round
2:04:32 - Outro
In the first of our new episode format, we spend the entire episode talking Warhammer Underworlds. We're joined by local Underworlds player, Stephen Caviness as we talk about the Path to Glory Remote League, the update FaR list, the new Underworlds release schedule, and our own take on Garrek's Reavers featuring, you guessed it, To the End.
3:15 - Get to Know Stephen
7:23 - Path to Glory Team League
28:13 - Updated Forsaken and Restricted List
42:35 - Warhammer Underworlds Roadmap
58:04 - Reavers (To the End)
1:18:46 - Outro
Well, it's official: the NOVA Open Convention is canceled. Join us in this episode as we discuss our response to the cancellation. In addition, we spend a lot of time talking about the new boxed set for Warhammer 40,000 and give our thoughts on Warhammer Underworlds: Online!
2:18 - Catching Up
15:23 - NOVA Open Convention Cancellation
36:06 - More #New40k!
1:23:51 - Hex Ed.: Warhammer Underworlds: Online
1:45:43 - Outro
Our deep dive into all the information coming out for the new edition of Warhammer 40,000! Are we hopeful? Yes. But as we all know, hope is the first step on the road to disappointment.
0:00 - Intro and Catching Up
13:03 - #New40k
2:07:02 - Outro
Our second episode of the quarantine has us discussing how we're handling quarantine and catching up on the 3 online previews!
0:00 - Intro
- Games played & hobby progress
20:43 - Quarantine Life
- What's been good?
- What's been hard?
- Survival tips
59:43 - Games Workshop Preview Reviews
1:37:21 - Outro