We're back, FINALLY! After BAO, vacation, technical difficulties, and fighting through a million spawned nurglings, Episode 23 has arrived! It's a big 'un, but we keep it pretty simple: we run down our Bay Area Open experience, talk about lessons learned, share some plans for Patreon, and wrap up the 40k Book Club: Chaos Daemons Edition with our esteemed guest: the man, the myth, the walking 40k encyclopedia, Ben Cromwell. Enjoy the show!
TAGS: Warhammer 40k, gaming, games, tabletop. tournament, ITC, Bay Area Open
Hello everyone! Sorry for the iPhone recording sound quality! HIGHLY recommend you grab your models, paint, and hobby supplies, get in your coziest of hobby chairs, and hobby jam along with the HI crew as we talk about whatever crosses our brainpans! It's fun, it's silly, and you can hear the hobby PANIC in our voices as we prep for BAO!
Some Tags: Warhammer 40k Bay Area Open Games Workshop Gaming Tournaments
On this episode of Heroic Intervention Chad is back from the webway to bring Heroic Intervention team to full strength. Also, a newcomer has joined the team. Her name is Alexis. You will like her. Also, we talk about casually competitive Warhammer 40k. Topics this week range from variable game length and round time in tournaments to how to save yourself 30 dollar bills. Mostly we talk about Chaos Deamons and how they do what they do. Come along and enjoy the ride.
Andrew flies solo on this the loneliest of Heroic Intervention Podcast episodes! But never fear, it's not long, but it was necessary because 1) we love you guys and gals and can't quit you 2) we have a TON of content coming up and didn't want a backlog and 3) MOST importantly we have the Imperial Space Marine GIVEAWAY. The Giveaway is at the 19:30 mark, and we promise our feelings won't be hurt if you skip to it! But Andrew does talk about upcoming ITC GT's and Major Events, as well as a few news and rumor tidbits. So tune and get your quick Intervention fix!
PS: notice Andrew mentions 45 minutes of talking at the end... yes... he cut out 20+ minutes of blah with his mighty Axe of Editing!
On this episode of Heroic Intervention Chad and Andrew chat about recent goings on in the 40k world. Imperial Space Marine drawing NEXT WEEK!! Maybe... giving away.... 2 of them. We talk with Puck from the Renegade Open. (renegadeopen.com) The format seems wild and fun and we love it. Also, a "Dark Eldar" list to rule them all. But mostly thoughts on... your thoughts when approaching tournaments and events on your horizon. Also, so many bumpers. ENJOY!! Facebook.com/hipodcast or email us at email@example.com
Chad and Andrew Intervene on yet another crazy set o' rules that GW has launched from Holy Terra itself, this time it's DEATH FROM THE SKIES. Ho boy it's a doozy and it has really split the competitive community! Find out where your favorite Interveners come down on this one. PLUS they talk about an exciting Facebook Giveaway, Lords of War II coverage, DA Gladius, and more! So put on your favorite Inquisition sanctioned slippers, cozy up to your prometheum fire place, and tune in!
Tags: Warhammer 40k, 40,000, ITC, Tournaments, Competitive, Nerd, Gaming, Games, Tabletop, Hobby
We Intervene the regularly irregular schedule of Heroic Intervention to give you this special episode of the reading and discussion of the ENTIRE GW FAQ!! That’s right kids… All of it. As such the FAQ is preliminary and not a final draft. We tried to timestamp the different sections and sometimes even got them right. Please enjoy!!
4:46 Witchfire Powers
21:12 Unit Types
1:5:12: Tank Shock
1:10:00: Super-Heavy Vehicles
1:17:43: Stealth and Shrouded
1:18:45: Special Rules
1:29:00: Skyfire Intercept
1:35:22: Psykic Phase
1:53:17: Monstrous and Garg Creatures
20:21:55: Intervening models
2:25:00: Scout and Infiltrate
2:27:40: Independent Characters
2:41:00 Feel No Pain
2:45:33 Detachments and Formations
2:55:20: Destroyer Weapon
3:05:10: Blast and Templates
Andrew is back! And so is Alex!! We had and awesome chat with LCC, but you'll never hear it because... the warp? But, we did chat with Alex about Storm of Silence and some of the things we learned. Also, how to deal with Necrons, and our thoughts on New and rumors!! Check it out and ENJOY!
With Andrew out this week Chad brings in 5 heroic members of the NWO Blackshirts. We talk about the benefits of playing with and being a part of a team as well as a little but about Adepticon and Angels of Death. Please enjoy the episode. Come find us on Facebook at facebook.com/HIPodcast.
And then there were 3. Phill's long lost love child, Eldar Eric, joins the Heroic Intervention crew to be our Informatum Checkeratus (we can pseudo-Latin too), keeping the HIP boys misinformation free! We have a hard hitting - and sometimes silly - discussion on Target Priority in our latest Tactical Doctrine segment. So join us as we improve our 40k game together! Thanks for listening and enjoy the show
Join Chad and Andrew for an awesome foray into the world of laid back competetive Warhammer 40k. Chad and Andrew discuss Chad's recent 6 th place finish at the first Heroic Intervention RTT of the year. Also, how you can set up a you own expectations. Exciting news about changes to the ITC scoring and ranking systems and much much more!!
On this episode of Heroic Intervention Chad and Andrew kidnap best Necron 2014 and 2015 runner up, Alex Gonzalez. We chat about all things Warhammer 40,000. Including LVO top 8 lists. We muse some about ITC changes for the upcoming season, and get really excited about the Deathwatch box. Jump in and enjoy!
Let Chad and Andrew intervene right into your ears in this action packed Episode 11! Rejoice! 40k news and rumors are back in full throttle, so no more chubby naked bearded dwarfmen! The boys squee over new Space Puppy units and formations and talk about their latest ITC adventures at the Lord of War RTT. So join them as they laugh, cry, argue, and chew Jelly Bellies into the microphone! Don't worry, it's still all very Heroic!
In Episode 9 we have the one, the only, the ultimate 40k tournament Renaissance man, Ben Cromwell - aka Dr.Insanotron! He lays down some heavy ejucashun on us rookies about how to transition from casual play to becoming a stone cold killer in tournaments. We also get his thoughts on the state of competitive 40k and what the ITC has done for the community. Afterwards, Chad and Andrew soldier on to talk about the exciting new “Start Collecting” box sets, possible new formations, and rumors of Skittles and Cult Mechanicus finally getting the combined, Adeptus Mechanicus codex they should have from day 1! Join us for quite possibly the greatest podcast episode you’ll ever listen to.
Chad and Andrew multi task hobby and podcasting! Enjoy the antics as we try to make one of the bottom 5 codecies playable. And we try to break Necrons more.
-We are so excited to be upgrading our gear! Thanks to you guys for listening and inspiring us to be better!! Two MICs are more OP than the Hunter’s Eye!
-Please talk back to us on Facebook! https://www.facebook.com/HIPodcast . We won’t even make fun or your grammar. (If you’re here on Facebook already, THANKS!)
-Little hobby progress was made. Sometimes you have to take a step back to take two steps forward.
-Simple Green is a rite of passage. Toxic green leads to Simple Green. You can count on it like a 2+ with rerolls.
-Andrew played his Sanguinary Guard Blood Angels against Eldar. Jump in for a play by play on that game.
-Chad battled cent star for the first time… Mistakes were made.
-Tyranid spoilers still have stealth and shrouded. But we try to make them take some saves.
-We take a stab at a Tau list. Let’s just say there is a TON of suits.
Jump in from reserves and join the conversation. We talk a little about hobby and FOR THE LOVE PLEASE BASE YOUR STUFF! Also, a little deeper discussion about Tau formations and rules. Andrew laments his true love, the Tyranids. He's afraid their grim dark future is a sign of things to come. Please leave us a rating on Itunes and ENJOY!
Chad and Andrew's triumphant return to the podcast after several weeks of skin cancer. Game updates as well as thoughts on ITC lists. Chad defects to the Craftworld and Andrew contemplates the meaning of life. Also ITC quiz discussion, and of course, Tau.