Episode 47: Battle For Salvation GT with Matt DeFranza

October 14, 2016

This past weekend the competitive 40k community congregated in West Harrison, NY for the annual Battle For Salvation GT (BFS for short). We spoke to this year's winner Matt DeFranza who took a rather unique list comprising entirely of Raven Guard Space Marines and zero Psykers! What heresy is this?!?!?!

Listen and find out! It's a great list and Matt was very eloquent in explaining both how the list functions and how he dealt with the numerous top tier lists he faced this weekend. A valuable insight into the mind of one of the finest 40k players in North America.

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Episode 46: Northern Warlords GT 2016

October 1, 2016

Gaz Jones guides us through his experience at this years Northern Warlords GT, a premier point on the UK 40k calendar.

How did 2 detachment and other limitations affect the meta? How did the missions hold up? Was it a fun weekend? Find out in this episode just over one hour in length.

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Look out for our own AOC GT 2016 coming in December on the weekend of the 3rd and 4th in Cardiff at Firestorm Games! We are discussing our rules and mission packs on the Facebook page so get involved and have your say! Tickets on sale soon!

Episode 45: Nova Rules Tsar Phil Rodokanakis

September 3, 2016

As Nova 2016 is underway this weekend, we spoke to one of the driving forces behind competitive 40k at the event, Phil Rodokanakis! As part of the rules council he has been a part of creating the Nova Missions and Rules packs for the last several years and judging the high level play during the event. We spoke to Phil for a second time after a previous recording was lost just as he had finished the load in for the event and was.... unwinding.

It was certainly a fun chat! Enjoy!

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Episode 44: ETC Chairman Tom Adriany

August 12, 2016

The ETC is OVAH! Now it's time for our annual post ETC coverage and what better way to begin the post-mortem than the chairman himself! Mike Collins catches up with Tom Adriany about his thoughts on this year's ETC, and how the event can grow and evolve moving forward towards next year in Spain!

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ETC 2016 Special: Daily Diary Day 6 - TEAM TOURNAMENT DAY 3

August 9, 2016

The final instalment of our live in the field ETC diary is here! Thanks to Mike Collins for his tireless work in making this happen! I hope you have enjoyed the coverage we have delivered! Look out for more interviews with teams in the coming weeks! And congratulations to the winners Germany, who retained their title from last year.

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ETC 2016 Special: Daily Diary Day 5 - TEAM TOURNAMENT DAY 2

August 8, 2016

The ETC Daily Diary continues as Mike Collins brings you coverage of Team Wales' progress in Day 2 of the prestigious European Team Championship!

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ETC 2016 Special: Daily Diary Day 4 - TEAM TOURNAMENT DAY 1

August 7, 2016

So we are finally at the MAIN EVENT! The Team Championship! Our roving reporter Mike Collins is there in Athens to bring you the exclusive coverage from this years ETC! Day 1 contains the first 2 rounds of 6. Make sure you subscribe for the latest episode releases.

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ETC 2016 Special: Daily Diary Day 3

August 5, 2016

Day 3 of the lads' ETC Road Trip Diary and the ESC Singles tournament draws to a close! Wanna know how it went? And if anyone has contracted powerful diarrhoea? There's only one podcast that would dare to bring you that information!

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ETC 2016 Special: Daily Diary Day 2

August 5, 2016

Our glamourous reporter Michelle Collins flirts her way to exclusive interviews and inappropriate relationships with top 40k players as they take part in the ESC event.

The precursor to the world famous European Team Championship, the ESC is the Solo version and is a tough fought tune up for the main event this weekend!

Check back for part 2 tonight!

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ETC 2016 Special: Daily Diary Day 1

August 3, 2016

It's that time of year again! The AoC boys' favourite time! A time of wonder and magic! A time of inebriation and dysentery! It is the European Team Championship! The most competitive of Warhammer 40,000 events on the face of this planet. And we are bringing you exclusive coverage! 

Thanks to Mike, Matt, Andy, Gaz, Adam, Blacky and Gary you can enjoy delightful tales of Grecian desserts, eye infections and Hodor sneaking a cheeky one off the wrist.

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