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Jul 26, 2015

We join Ben, Dave and Scotty with an ICC wrap-up, build some lists with ‘Berlin’ and look forward to future events.

Jul 23, 2015

The guys are back after an epic wargaming holiday to sunny Palmerston North. We weave tall tales about snow as well as some stuff about wargaming victories and defeats.

 

In Act I, we talk more about Warhammer: Age of Sigmar, newb news, and Kings of War 2.

 

In Act II, we cover some more excellent questions from our listeners. 

 

In Act III, we tell the tale of two vans… a Panzerschreck 2015 AAR! Also, pay close attention for a listener competition!

Jul 23, 2015

We are back again at HMGS Historicon!  The guys cover their time at the convention so far and auction off a surprise Dream Date!  There is a brief talk about the Japanese in Early War - spoiler alert - we like'm!  In the Q&A session, the guys talk Flames of War Cold War, the recent Berlin book, changes to the premium subscription, predictions for Version 4 and more!

Jul 15, 2015

Intensify Forward Firepower, Episode VIII: Assaulting Frigates starts off as usual with a quick review of what Easy, Steve, Dan, and Judson have been up to lately, as well as what's been going on in the rest of the Armada-verse. The fantastic products from Space Rocks ( http://www.space-rocks.net/ ) are reviewed and some other interesting attractions from around the internet are mentioned. Before long, the crew of the FSD are fighting their way through a bit of a look-back into what stood out in Wave 1, and no talk of Wave 1 would be complete without some guesswork regarding what is to come in Wave 2. Tune in for another episode of Intensify Forward Firepower! 

Jul 5, 2015

Rise of the Bludge Lord.

We're back with another episode and this time we've got a special guest, local wargames hero Damian Reid! Join the crew as they talk Noob News, answer your listener questions, perform a live unboxing, rant about some new Warhammer rules, and generally talk some shit.

Jul 1, 2015

Intensify Forward Firepower, Episode VII: The Dandroid's Fury comes to you courtesy of Dan, Eric, Jud, Steve, and Engineer Brad this time with an ambitious topic. Things begin with a review from the crew of their latest Armada exploits. Listeners get two brief tournament reports before the hosts jump into the gigantic subject of integrating objectives into the fleet design process. Eventually, the show is wrapped up with a short rules discussion before the flesh star destroyer begins to fall apart and the escape pods are reluctantly launched

Jun 30, 2015

In episode 8, the guys talk shop before delving into the new Royal Marine PDF and the Germany Strikes book. We also talk to G Patrol winner and all around awesome dude Garratt along side our equally awesome, old pal Tristan about the game, army lists, G Patrol and upcoming events. Come about and check episode 8 out.

Jun 23, 2015

In this episode of Speakeasy (part two of two) Dano, Craig, Judson and Anfernee reveal a 1:48 scale secret before talking Season 2 and their recent adventures in the hobby.

Jun 23, 2015

In this episode of Speakeasy (part one of two) Dano, Craig, Judson and Anfernee reveal a 1:48 scale secret before talking Season 2 and their recent adventures in the hobby.

Jun 21, 2015

Luke and Jon head up to an Early War 1390 Flames of War Tournament at Huzzah Hobbies.  In the first half, the guys make some predictions and talk about how their lists might work.  In the second half, we brave the weather to bring you the results and talk a little about how we did.

Jun 18, 2015

Join us as we talk about all sorts of gaming madness, ranging from the streets of Berlin to Fallout 4. Warning: May contain traces of Fallout 4 In Act I, we talk about wargaming n00b news and rumours, including a sneak peek at Berlin, the upcoming and eagerly awaited Flames Of War supplement. Then Dan and Mike can’t help but talk a little Fallout 4 following the Bethesda E3 conference, much to Greg’s lament. In Act II, we cover our TCOW game day AARs and answer some more excellent listener questions. We don’t talk about Fallout 4 in this act, but we’re thinking about it. In Act III, we answer a live Tweet question (yay!) and talk a bit about our tournament preparations for a couple of upcoming events next month. I don’t remember much about this act because I’m daydreaming about Fallout 4.

Jun 18, 2015

The crew is back for Episode VI and ready to Intensify Forward Firepower! A listener question gets answered to kick things off before Steve and Eric review their experiences from the weekend Armada tournament they both participated in. Before long, this after-tournament talk turns into an extended squadron discussion where the merits of Rhymer and the pitfalls of B-wings are tossed around. Before launching the escape pods Dano, Eric, Judson and Steve chat about just a portion of the game's objective scenarios, with more sure to come in future episodes.

 
Relevant Youtube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SK-p3mtyhRc
Jun 14, 2015

WARNING: EXPLICIT CONTENT. The Mouth of Madness and Tobu muster in the LRDG tent to debrief after Lachlan's successful running of a tournament. We also hear directly from the players of said tournament in the return of 'Taking the Thing to the Road'! Season 2 of the Boltaction.net Format and the Warplane rules feature as a topic for discussion, as well as some accessories to decorate your games table and hobby station. Grab your favourite beverage and enjoy!

Jun 7, 2015

The guys ramble on about TV shows, movies and just about everything else.  Enjoy this unscripted episode!

Jun 7, 2015

All the guys are back for this Episode of News from the Front!  I left the fan on this time, so you get a bit of a buzz throughout this episode -- sorry, guys!

In Act I, the guys discuss some changes to the podcast format and cover the normal AAR, which covers our FoW and other projects and Con appearances.  We get in-depth about Historicon!

For Act II, the guys continue into FoW talk and discuss the recently formalized changes to Naval Gunfire Support.  There is also quite a discussion on the practicalities of implementing chess clocks at FoW tournaments.

Steven joins us for Act III and we talk about Star Wars Armada, Conquest and the upcoming WWPD GenCon trip.  As per normal, talk drifts all over the place during the last act.

Jun 7, 2015
Welcome to Beyond the Foxholes Episode 31, we join Adam, Winner Dave and Ben. 
 
In act one we join the guys on the last ever episode of Beyond the Foxholes on WWPD. The guys start the episode with their normal AAR including chatting about Campaign. They then round out the act with a big thank you to WWPD and then how to find the podcast going forward on iTunes.

In act two Ben interview Evan the Battlefront Sculpter.

In act three the guys round out the episode with Winner Dave's Mail Bag and Welsh Open chatter.
Jun 4, 2015

An even more milleaneous episode as we cover a lot of interesting topics, mostly inspired by some amazing questions submitted by you, the listeners! Danger: contains discussion about adult onesies.

 

In Act I, n00b news and rumours are gathered and redistributed.

 

In Act II, the cast talk about our gaming goings-ons, discuss our AARs, and answer even more probing, but nevertheless excellent, questions from our listeners. 

 

In Act III, the guys cover what’s in their painting queues and answer an excellent question about how to infuse a narrative style into your wargames.

Jun 1, 2015

The crew members of Intensify Forward Firepower are back in Episode Five to break down their first experiences with all the highly sought after Wave 1 new releases. Things start of with a recap of recent Star Wars Armada maneuvers from the gang before a certain cast member needs to go back on everything he had said in the last episode. The value of squadrons is discussed at length, as well as the intensely forward-firing Demolisher. Before too long, the foursome is forced to end the episode regardless of the fact that they all have much, much more to say about the Armadaverse post-Wave 1.

May 26, 2015

Nukes fall, dark ages happen, and life continues in a post-apocalyptic world. Join us for yet another report from Behind Enemy Lines!

In Act I, the guys report on some wargaming n00b news and rumours.

In Act II, we discuss our AARs and answer some probing questions from our listeners. 

 

In Act III, the guys run through the very basics of Saga and introduce our new favourite game: This Is Not A Test...

May 21, 2015

Welcome to Beyond the Foxholes Episode 30 On The Road To Solent Wargamers Armageddon, in this episode we join Adam, Ben and Paul in Ben's car as they chat about the Solent Wargamers Armageddon tournament. - This is only a short one guys.

 

In Act One the guys chat about the tournament, their army lists and what they hope to get out of the day.

 

In Act Two the guys give a full AAR of the event, some thoughts about their army lists and plans for the Welsh Open.

May 21, 2015

WARNING: EXPLICIT CONTENT. Dave O' War and the Mouth of Madness are joined by none other than Mr J. Juddd in a Trans-Pacific Party Pie of an episode. The guys discuss Season 2 of the Boltaction.net Format, as well as pondering 'Weird War' and World War I possibilities. ‚Äč

May 18, 2015

In episode 7, Brad and Anfernee talk about their very different approaches to Late War German lists for the upcoming G Patrol tournament and recap the recent event at Kay Jay's Hobbies. All of this before talking to the one and only, legendary Michael Perry! Michael talks us through sculpting, driving armoured vehicles to the pub and meeting the Prime Minister of New Zealand... amongst other topics. We then have our close friend Tristan on to talk about tips and tricks to help create durable, fantastic looking terrain.

May 15, 2015

In Intensify Forward Firepower: Episode 4 Dan, Eric, Steve, and Judson are excited to talk Wave 1! "It's away!" With the news that the ships and squadrons everyone has been waiting for are en route, Dan takes every opportunity to remind the rest of the crew that his have already been delivered. They talk about their latest Armada-exploits, and then hurtle headlong into a discussion of their initial Wave 1 impressions. This carries the four through Assault Frigate mentions, TIE Bomber drops, Gladiator quips, and unique squadron debates. Tune in as you wait with Steve, Eric, and Judson - but not Dan - for your Wave 1 orders to arrive..

May 12, 2015

Bludging, news, and special characters, oh my! Welcome back for another report from Behind Enemy Lines!

In Act I, the guys explore some wargaming n00b news and rumours.

In Act II, we discuss our AARs and cover Bludgefest 2015, where we cleaned out our hobby cabinets for trading and selling of miniatures. 

 

In Act III, the guys tackle the age-old question of warriors/heroes in our favorite wargames, before answering a significantly more important (and revealing) question...

May 9, 2015

The gang finally returns! We just get across the bridge of "what we've been up to" when Parker falls into Shadow. Steven and Sierra soldier on- with or without hope. The team discusses Action Windows within the game's framework, and then talks about some new cards they're enjoying!

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