Episode 148 – Prime Axiom vs. Earthbreaker

We take a break from matching casters and this week we match the Prime Axiom (Convergence) vs. the Earthbreaker (Mercenaries). We discuss list creation, tactics, and we rank both colossals. Trevor gives us the top 5 most unintuitive rules in Warmachine.

Hosts: Trevor, Jay, and Scott

Images of the battle, lists used, and discussion of the episode can be found here: http://www.chain-attack.com/forums/topic/episode-148-prime-axiom-vs-earthbreaker/

Dojo – Episode 47: List Pairing Spotlight Circle

List Dojo: Continuing our list dojo series where we take a player and analyze his list pairings for matchups, build, and purposes. Our next player analysis focuses on one of our favorite Aussie’s James Moorhouse and his Circle lists.

Hosts: Jay, Trevor, and Scott

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Episode 147 – Adepticon 2014 Wrap-up

We take a break from our normal schedule to discuss the results of our Spring Intermountain Cup games. No top 5 this week.

Hosts: Trevor, Jay and Scott

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Dojo – Episode 46: The Unloved Colossals/Gargantuans

Open Dojo: This week we talk about the unloved Colossals and Gargantuans. We discuss why they don’t get played as much as they maybe should as well as their strengths, their weaknesses, and a few situations, casters, and lists where they might have potential.

Hosts: Jay, Trevor, and Scott

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Episode 146 – Vengeance Review

No matchup this week, just a discussion on Warmachine: Vengeance. We rate the bests and worsts in the book for ‘Jacks, Units. UA’s/Solos, Journeymen, and Warcasters. Scott tries to get us to drop the top 5 segment.

Hosts: Trevor, Jay, and Scott

Dojo – Episode 45: Against the Accepted Play Style

Fan Dojo: This week we talk about how to deal with Lylyth 2, how to play against each faction’s accepted play styles, and we talk about our miniature wargaming history. We also talk about why mid-tier players are more sticklers at the table than top-tier players.

Hosts: Jay, Trevor, and Scott

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Episode 145 – Spring 2014 IMC Wrap-up

We take a break from our normal schedule to discuss the results of our Spring Intermountain Cup games. No top 5 this week.

Hosts: Trevor, Jay and Scott

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Dojo – Episode 44: Polishing a Turd

Progression Dojo: This week we discuss what makes a model a turd, why you would want to polish it, and discuss some examples of models that might shine with the appropriate amount of polish. We discuss why points cost might be one of the most important attributes of a model and talk about ways that you can mitigate poor value in a model. Additionally we talk about the idea that a models intrinsic value might change during the course of a game.

Hosts: Jay, Trevor, and Scott

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Episode 144 – Grudge Match #5 Xerxis vs. eHaley

Another Chain Attack Grudge Match! Instead of grading the casters we grade the players.

We match Trevor (Morghoul – Xerxis) vs. Bevan (eHaley – Cygnar) in a Masters SR2014 50 pt. game. We discuss list creation, tactics, and we rank both players. Trevor gives us the top 5 legitimate reasons to get angry at your dice.

Hosts: Trevor, Jay, Scott and Bevan Burnell

The video of the battle we discuss on this episode can be found here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I-Pl7S_QRew

Dojo – Episode 43: List Pairing Spotlight Cygnar

List Dojo: Continuing our list dojo series where we take a player and analyze his list pairings for matchups, build, and purposes. Our next player analysis focuses on our own Jay Larsen’s Cygnar lists.

Hosts: Jay, Trevor, and Scott

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