Line of Sight Episode 21 - List Building SR 2017

Line of Sight Episode 21 - List Building SR 2017

On Episode 21 of Line of Sight, our hosts are back home and back on track with an in depth discussion on building your lists with the very unique Steamroller 2017 in mind. The current packet is likely the most complex and interesting Steamroller we've seen, and there are many nuances to think about during your list construction. Our rule of the week this week is involuntary movements during charges!

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Line of Sight Episode 20 - Live from WMW/LoS2Wargame Ep. 1

Line of Sight Episode 20 - Live from WMW/LoS2Wargame Ep. 1

On this weeks episode of Line of Sight, our hosts are joined by boys from the L2Wargame crew as well as our friend Phil. We go over the prereleases and events going on at this year's Warmachine Weekend, talk about our games and experiences over the weekend thus far, and talk about years past. We'll be back to our regularly scheduled, topic-driven casts next week! Stay tuned!

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Line of Sight Episode 19 - Warmachine Weekend Hypecast!

Line of Sight Episode 19 - Warmachine Weekend Hypecast!

On episode number 19 of Line of Sight, Chandler and Bret jabber on about excitement for Warmachine Weekend! What kind of things can you expect, what are the fun things to do, and what do we think matchups at this year's Warmachine Weekend Invitational going to look like? Our rule of the week this week is Timed Turns, a common clock format at Warmachine Weekend, although it was announced that the Last Chance Qualifier is in fact on Deathclock so part of that discussion is irrelevant! 

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Line of Sight Episode 18 - Hunting the Silver Bullet

Line of Sight Episode 18 - Hunting the Silver Bullet

On episode 18 of Line of Sight, our hosts talk a bit about building "silver bullet" lists. We examine when you should be opting for a silver bullet style list, what kind of builds may require a silver bullet for your faction to handle, and how far you should go to twist your list pair to handle specific matchups. We then proceed to make what is probably a dumpster fire of a Trollbloods list. Our rule of the week this week is Explosivo!

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Line of Sight Episode 17 - Emotional Response in Gaming

Line of Sight Episode 17 - Emotional Response in Gaming

On our 17th episode of Line of Sight, Jaden and Chandler talk with our special guest Tim "The Enchanter" Banky, co-host on Arcane Assist, long standing Privateer Press Judge, and member of the 2017 Canada Moose WTC team, about dealing with emotional response to Warmachine games, or any game you're passionate about. This can be a very complex issue with a lot of different, and often very personal, reasons behind it, but we attempt to talk about it as honestly as possible and talk a bit about common reasons to go on tilt and how to either avoid them or come back from the brink of rage! Our rule of the week this week is Judge rulings on arguable game states. 

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Line of Sight Episode 14 - Your First Convention!

Line of Sight Episode 14 - Your First Convention!

On Episode 14 of Line of Sight, our hosts go over a bit about what to expect going into your very first convention! Some travel tips, what things to bring and look out for, how to survive multiple long days of gaming, and what kind of things can you expect to see and enjoy. Our rule of the week is a CID special for the new rule 'Last Word' and how it interacts with healing effects.

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Line of Sight Episode 12 - The Meta-Sode

Line of Sight Episode 12 - The Meta-Sode

On this weeks surprisingly Canadian episode, Bret and Chandler talk a bit about... meta, in all its forms, be it the metagame, your local meta, or the larger tournament/national/world meta. We wish Jaden luck while he's out at Attack X! Our rule of the week this week is a meta-rule; how to ask about rules, rules about clocks, and how to handle rules disputes at an event.

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Line of Sight Episode 9 - CID Model Roundup!

Line of Sight Episode 9 - CID Model Roundup!

On Episode 9 of Line of Sight, a special episode original live streamed on Twitch.tv, Jaden and Chandler thoroughly go over every model that went up on the August 24th, 2017 CID cycle for the 12 Factions of Christmas, as well as a quick glance over the Dynamic Update preview posted the same day. Bret was travelling, but we'll be going over the theme forces in the CID with him next week! Stay tuned next week for our Patreon raffle!

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Line of Sight Episode 6 - Practice, Practice, Practice

Line of Sight Episode 6 - Practice, Practice, Practice

On episode 6 of Line of Sight, we discuss a bit about how to practice with competition in mind, from how to handle initially designing a list, what sort of things to think about while playing your games, and what to do with the games you play once you're done. For our Rule of the Week, Jaden explains how the Grymkin Arcana rules work, super helpful for both Grymkin players and those expecting to face them!

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Line of Sight Episode 5 - Changing Factions/Faction Identities

Line of Sight Episode 5 - Changing Factions/Faction Identities

On this weeks episode of Line of Sight, our hosts go over a bit about their philosophies for changing to a brand new faction, as many are in the wake of the Grymkin release (2/3 of the cast included!) This turns into a bit of an overview of the general concepts and faction identities of all the factions in the game. Our rule of the week this week is Frenzies, with a bonus rule in the form of the "Sprintwhack" maneuver! 

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Line of Sight Episode 2 - Tournament Prep

Line of Sight Episode 2 - Tournament Prep

Episode 2 of Line of Sight features this weeks news, a discussion on Throw power attacks, and then we go into details on our thoughts, philosophies, and ideas for preparing a list pairing for a tournament. What kinds of things you should think about, how to consider building for your meta, and what common tools are available to the various factions for different situations.

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