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Sep 28, 2016
In this short and sweet episode the guys only do one Act and it's dedicated all to Iron Maiden! Similar to the Leopard episode, Luke, Eric, and Mitch break down everything in the new book for the British. So grab your guitars and tell Eddie to get ready. It's time for Iron Maiden!
Sep 27, 2016

Steven, Luke, and Jon are back with episode 104! Tons of talk all over the board: FoW, Armada, Board Games, TV, and movies. Chill with the OG crew tonight, won't you?

Sep 18, 2016

In this action packed, full length episode, the LRDG II is back with a two shot of Bolt Action goodness!

In part one, Brad is joined by BA superstars Brian Ward, from the Northern Front Podcast, and Luke Emerton, of the Australian Bolt Action scene. The guys talk Stalingrad. From a historical and from a gaming standpoint. Now, Stalingrad, in and of itself, is a HUGE topic so we, at the LRDG, invite you to listen to the cast and send us suggestions for follow up conversation.

In part two, we welcome the father of Bolt Action back to the show. The one and only, Alessio Cavatore, returns to talk us through the best and most the most controversial parts of Bolt Action Second Edition.

Thank you for tuning in. For more information and to contact us, please look for The LRDG Podcast on Facebook.

Sep 8, 2016

Episode XXIV: Eatin' Lwabstah

In Episode Whatevah: A Cah Pahks in the Doah Yahd, Dano, Skyshuffler, and DT have lost the mysterious bounty hunter Easy somewhere between the aft and fore taints of the Flesh Star Destroyer. In his place, the dot matrix printing R1H4 sits at the conference room table. The crew talks about recent tournaments, upcoming events, and of course their thoughts on all the new toys with a few (dozen in some cases) games under their flesh belts.

Sep 4, 2016

In an episode jam-packed full of V2 talk, with a sprinkling of hobby, Anf, Bryan, Casey and Patch jump head-first into talks about what they are keen to see in the second edition of Bolt Action and how they think it will affect their armies and the way they play the game.

Sep 4, 2016

LRDG II: Episode 8: Breaking Down Bolt Action Second Edition

 
In this special all-star episode, Old Man Morin is joined by some of the biggest voices of the Bolt Action podcasting world to take a long in depth look at Bolt Action Second Edition. Brad is joined by Kieren from the Combined Operations Podcast, Brian from the Northern Front Podcast and Sam from the Down Order Podcast as they lift up the hood and look at the parts that make the new system work. 
 
Please join us for this special podcast experience. Please let us know what you thing of this podcast by messaging our Facebook page. You can find us under "The LRDG Podcast" on FB. Thank you for tuning in!
 
Please note some explicit language is uttered in the recording of this podcast, though it is not up to old LRDG standards, if you get our meaning. 
Aug 22, 2016

The LRDG II Podcast Episode 7

In this two part episode Old Man Morin invites guests from around the world to discuss Bolt Action and Konflikt '47.
 
In the first segment, we invite our American buddies Seamus and Dwayne on to talk about the Norway Campaign of 1939. The guys talk history, famous units involved and list building around this time. 
 
The second segment marks the return of show regular and TO extraordinaire Peter West. Pete and Brad explore K'47 top to bottom. They talk listing in the Konflikt universe, new rules that they have found, the impact that the game will have on the community and favourite units that they can't wait to try out. Pete even channels the infamous Otto Skorzeny at one point. It is a wild ride.
 
Please join us for this action packed episode. 
 
As always, we at the LRDG love your feedback. Please let us know what you think about what you have heard by messaging us on our Facebook page. You can find (and "Like" us) at The LRDG Podcast. Thank you for tuning in. 
Aug 17, 2016
Get ready for a bulging new episode of Why We Fight! In ACT I, the guys provide a quick update on some upcoming tournaments. In ACT II, we get an overview of the Axis lists in the new Ardennes Offensive book. Then in ACT III, we see what the Allies are up to in an overview of the new Battle of the Bulge book. Be sure to stick around for this special sneak peek episode!  
Aug 10, 2016

Steve, Luke, and Jon are back! The dudes chat it up about games, movies, and more!

Aug 10, 2016

Jumping out of hyperspace into a maelstrom of exciting news and possibly a monster truck space rally, the long-missing DT, Skyshuffler, Lord of Tubs, and EZ Chance come forth once again aboard the glistening Flesh Star Destroyer. The topics covered at the conference room table exclude being force choked but include a bit of Wave 3/4, the new campaign release, and of course the freshly-announced Wave 5. Put your aviator glasses on in a dramatic fashion and rakishly tip your fedora - it's Episode XXIII of Intensify Forward Firepower.

Aug 5, 2016
On this special episode of Why We Fight Luke, Eric, and Mitch recap their experience and AAR's from Historicon in ACT I. The guys are then joined by special guest Wayne Turner, of Battlefront, to talk some Team Yankee and other new products coming down the pipeline in ACT II. In a short ACT III, the guys recap their interview with Wayne. Don't miss this awesome, spoiler filled episode!
Aug 3, 2016

The Do-Over! Dan fails to save the original Episode 27 correctly, so the guys come to his rescue with another fantastically over-inflated episode!

 

In Act I, for NoobNews, we’ve got some news from almost all corners of the wargaming world!

 

In Act II,we give out after action reports from New Zealand’s finest wargames tournament, Panzerschreck!

 

In Act III, we answer some listener questions, talk about our PTO updates, and our upcoming All-WWII-game-systems-included Firestorm Berlin campaign. Then Dan tells us a bedtime story...

Aug 1, 2016

LRDG II: Episode 6 - An In Depth Look At Konflikt '47

Old Man Morin is joined by the legendary TO and all around rad guy, Peter West to tear into the new Konflikt '47 rule book line by line. There is a brief discussion of the Konflikt "world" before the guys dive headfirst into new rules, weapons, national rules and units for the big four nations. As TO's, the guys also talk about how running events for the game might work.

This is a raw, first impressions review... We hope you like it!

As always please find the LRDG Podcast on Facebook and let us know what you think!

Jul 29, 2016

The GAP is back! The first half sees Patch and Anfernee welcome new guy Casey to the BAA family along with special guest Dan, before they jump into talking about what they hope to see in the upcoming Konflikt '47.  Then in the second half, Bryan returns from his trip to the land of the free and joins Anf and Tristan to talk about the games they've been having and upcoming events.

Jul 27, 2016

Steven, Luke, and Jon are back for the 2016 Historicon live show! Hear all about their gaming experiences at Historicon- Flames of War, Team Yankee, Longstreet, Guild Ball, and much more! No Pokemon were harmed in the recording of this podcast.

Jul 25, 2016

Welcome to another Bolt Action only episode of the LRDG II. In this very special episode Old Man Morin talks to two very special guests. 

 
In the first half of the episode, Old Man Morin faces off with the formidable David "Uber Gruber" Hunter from the Down Order Podcast to talk extensively about the history of and listing in 1939 Winter War between Finland and the Soviet Union. With these two guys on the mic, expect an opinion or two to get dropped!
 
In segment two, Brad is joined by the author of Konflikt '47, the newest game in the Bolt Action family. Chris, from Clockwork Goblin Games, drops serious preview information about the world of Konflikt '47, changes to the BA rules, new units in the game and things to expect down the pipe. It is a gloriously revealing interview!  
 
We hope you enjoy listening to the episode. As always, please contact the guys on the LRDG Podcast FB if you have any feedback, positive or negative. We LOVE to hear from YOU!
Jul 6, 2016

On today's episode Eric, Luke and Mitch are back with some big announcements in ACT I, including a new contest.  The guys take a thorough look at the new Leopard book in ACT II as well as some list building talk for Team Yankee, in particular our new favorite Leopard lists.  In ACT III the guys wrap up the episode with some Team Yankee commonly overlooked rules and an in depth talk about the "Meta" of Flames of War.  This is a information packed episode so don't miss out!

Jun 21, 2016

LRDG II : Episode 4 – Return Of The Rising Sun

A loooooong time ago, the guys in the LRDG took a serious look at the Armies of Japan book when it came out. Since then, the Japanese army has not had much love on Bolt Action podcasts, to rectify this Old Man Morin has put together a formidable round table of IJA players to discuss common misconceptions about the army, tactics, favourite units and sooooo much more!

Later in the episode, Brad is joined by Patchimus Prime to talk painting, upcoming events and Patch’s 2017 Cancon giveaway. It should also be noted that Patch says a VERY naughty word!

The episode is rounded out with a chat from another friend from the north side of Australia, Hari Turner. We talk listing for late war Fins, grudge matches and Bolt Action in general.

Stay tuned.. This is a BEAST of an episode!

As always, we would love feedback from you, the listener. Please find us on Facebook under The LRDG Podcast and let us know what you think of this, or any other of our podcasts.

 

Jun 16, 2016

In Episode 2 of WWPD Why We Fight, Eric and Luke are joined by Mitch Reed.  The guys discuss the recent news with Flames of War on Facebook and their normal AAR.  The guys also cover their recent tournament and what goes into building your tournament army.  In act III the talk turns to Great War and  a brief look at the upcoming Leopard book for Team Yankee.

Jun 11, 2016

Patch, Bryan and Anf are back with another episode, talking about what they've been doing hobby-wise, what's been happening in the Bolt Action world and finishing off their discussion on the Australians in the Pacific Army List.

Jun 8, 2016

the veteran gunners of the Flesh Star Destroyer are greeblehauled as the crew deals with the unspeakable smell of three day old mustard coating the interior of the flesh star destroyer.

 

Image in question: http://i0.kym-cdn.com/photos/images/newsfeed/000/004/536/Mustard_Guy.jpg

Jun 3, 2016

Welcome back to another exciting episode of the LRDG Inappropriate Interviews! By request, Episode 3 is entirely focussed on Bolt Action. 

 
In the first segment, Brad is joined by Jamie from Rubicon who spills the beans about upcoming releases, what it is like behind the scenes at Rubicon and the guys discuss a really great charity to help a child in need! 
 
In part two, Tony Lee from Australia's north joins us to talk about what the Bolt Action scene is like in Queensland. He also recounts how his French performed at the ANZAC cup last weekend and what he took away from the event.
 
In the third and final part of the show, Brad is joined by old friend of the cast and the TO of great events like Wintercon and Cancon, Peter West. Peter and Brad talk about the upcoming Wintercon event, early war wargaming, the upcoming Marine Raiders Theatre Selector and... G.I. JOE themed armies in Bolt Action.
 
Please join us and let us know what you think on the LRDG Facebook Page. We treasure your feedback!  
 
If you "like" the LRDG podcast before July 1st, you will be in the running to win a Rubicon kit of your choice! Care of the awesome guys over at Rubicon!  All you have to do to be in the running is to hit the like button!
Jun 3, 2016

We’re back with another episode! We’ve got plenty to cover from a variety of systesm, some local NZ gaming updates, and a look at our #FoWPacific project!.

 

In Act I, for NoobNews, we’ve got some news from almost all corners of the wargaming world!

 

In Act II,we have a look at campaign gaming and announce a few upcoming local campaigns for a variety of systems.

 

In Act III, we look at our #FoWPacific projects and how far we’ve come and have yet to go! We also briefly address a listener's question about “win at all costs” players in game systems.

CONTAINS EXPLICIT MATERIAL

 

May 24, 2016

Episode One of WWPD: Why We Fight hosted by Ben Davy, Eric Lauterbach and Luke Melia.  On our first episode the guys discuss the goals of the podcast and upcoming news for Flames of War.  In Act II the guys review what they have been playing  lately and some upcoming lists they are working on.  In Act III the guys discuss Team Yankee, Tanks and some terrain rules.

May 24, 2016

Intensify Forward Firepower Episode XXI: Hold The Door

In episode XXI of Intensify Forward Firepower, DT, Dano, Easy Machine and Skyshuffler hastily regroup in the conference room of the Flesh Star Destroyer to discuss two new threats on the scanners. Wave 4 approaches and the crew does not hesitate to blast away at the Interdictor, while redirecting shields towards the Liberty. Tune in for their fast take on the latest Armada preview from FFG.

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