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Before We Begin Podcast

31
Aug

Episode 5 - Outcasts vs. Neverborn with Joel Henry

On this episode I chat with @joel__henry or more commonly known as Joel Henry of Malifools fame and the king of filth. I declare Outcasts and Mr. Henry declared Neverborn. We set up to play a game on vassal and without further ado :

Vassal Map : Floodlands

Deployment : Standard

Strategy : Squatter's Rights

Schemes : Line in the Sand, Protect Territory, Bodyguard, Power Ritual, Deliver a Message

Outcasts : 48 ss models + upgrades 3 ss cache 8 models

Von Schill - Hard & Relentless, Engage at Will, The Shirt Comes Off
Steam Trunk
Hannah
Librarian - Oathkeeper
Specialist - Oathkeeper
Freikorpsman
Freikorpsman
Void Wretch

Schemes selected : Protect Territory Unrevealed, Deliver a Message Unrevealed

Neverborn : 48 ss models + upgrades 6 ss cache 8 models

Lilith - Living Blade, Beckon Malifaux
Primordial Magic
Bad Juju - Eternal Fiend
Tuco
Silurid
Silurid
Waldgeist
Waldgeist
Schemes selected : Protect Territory Revealed, Deliver a Message Revealed

Thanks again for listening. For pictures of the battle please go to the Twitter account @befwebeg and the Facebook page Before We Begin Podcast. See you all next week.

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Vassal Map

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24
Aug

Episode 4 - Outcasts vs. Guild with Mike Marshall

On this episode I chat with @oldmanmyke or more commonly known as Mike Marshall of Malifools fame. We mainly chat about our game and without further ado the game.

Vassal Map : Desolate Wasteland

Deployment : Flank

Strategy : Turf War

Schemes : Line in the Sand, Breathrough, Bodyguard, Outflank, Make Them Suffer

Outcasts : 48 ss models + upgrades 3 ss cache 8 models

Vik of Ashes - Sisters in Spirit
Vik of Blood - Mark of Shez'uui
Bishop
Vanessa - Howling Wolf Tattoo
Johan
Convict Gunslinger
Convict Gunslinger
Freikorps Trapper

Schemes selected : Make Them Suffer Unrevealed, Bodyguard on Vanessa Unrevealed

Guild : 48 ss models + upgrades 6 ss cache 8 models

Mcmourning - Evidence Tampering, On the Clock, Plant Evidence
Sidir - Promises
The Judge - Unrelenting Leader
Francisco Ortega - Wade In
Nurse
Guild Hound
Guild Hound
Malifaux Child

Schemes selected : Make Them Suffer Unrevealed, Breakthrough Revealed

Thanks again for listening. For pictures of the battle please go to the Twitter account @befwebeg and the Facebook page Before We Begin Podcast. See you all next week.

Deployment Picture

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17
Aug

Episode 3 - Resurectionists vs Arcanists

On this episode I chat with the man that introduced me to Malifaux Blaine. He was the one that bought me my very first Von Schill box and then gave me the Tara crew for christmas which caused me to then collect the entire Resurrectionist line. We chat about our game of Malifaux that we played in person and then discuss the results of the game and break it down a little. We then come back to chat a little more about the schemes that were available and some general tips for playing Malifaux that we both learned while getting in a bunch of games this week. In addition to all of this we chatted for a bit about the Hardcore format of Malifaux. On to our game :

Deployment : Standard

Strategy : Reckoning

Schemes : Line in the Sand, Make Them Suffer, Protect Territory, Distract, Murder Protege

Resurrectionists - 49 SS of models, 4 SS cache, 7 Models

Seamus - Red Chapel Killer, Sinister Reputation
Copycat Killer
Sybelle - Bleeder Lash
Toshiro
Bete Noir
Punk Zombie
Rotten Belle
Rotten Belle

Arcanist

Mei Feng - Thunderous Smash, Price of Progress, Seismic Claws
Kang
December Acolyte
Gunsmith
Gunsmith
Rail Worker
Rail Worker
Metal Gamin

Schemes We Chose :

Me - Protect Territory Revealed and Make them Suffer Unrevealed

Blaine - Protect Territory Revealed and Make them Suffer Unrevealed

Pictures of the battle can be found on the twitter page @befwebeg and on the facebook page Before We Begin Podcast. Lastly you can follow me on twitter @danissome1 and thanks again everyone for listening to this cast.

Battlefield Pictures

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11
Aug

Episode 2 - Ressurrectionists vs Resurrectionists with Cheated Fates Adam

Before we begin episode 2

In this episode I am joined by @pfalcon83 or more commonly known as Adam from cheated fates radio. That's right play both episodes 1&2 at the same time and it's like I am on cheated fates radio. Ok maybe not. However we did record our preparations for a game of Malifaux.

Resurrectionist vs Resurrectionist at 50 ss standard deployment

Strategy : Reconnoiter

Schemes : Line in the sand, Protect Territory, Bodyguard, Entourage, Plant explosives

Resurrectionists (me) - 46 ss 7 cache 8 models

Nicodem - shadow embrace, undertaker, maniacal laugh
Moritmer - Corpse Bloat
Toshiro - Command the Graves
Vulture
Rotten Belle
Crooligan
Necropunk
Necropunk

Resurrectionists (Adam) - 49 ss 4 cache 8 models

Nicodem - Undertaker, Necrotic King, Shadow Embrace
Mortimer - Corpse Bloat, My Favorite Shovel
Toshiro - Command the Graves
Vulture
Crooligan
Crooligan
Crooligan
Punk Zombie

Schemes We Chose :

Me :
Protect Territory Revealed
Plant Explosives Unrevealed

Adam :
Entourage Mortimer - Revealed
Plant Explosives - Unrevealed

I again won the deployment flip and made Adam deploy first. A picture of our deployment can be found on the twitter page or facebook page.

Thanks for listening and please follow the show at @befwebeg on twitter and Before We Begin Podcast on Facebook. You can also find us on iTunes and please feel free to leave a review of the show there. And lastly you can follow me @danissome1. Thanks again.

Deployment Picture

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2
Aug

Episode 1 - Ressurrectionists vs 10 Thunders with Cheated Fates Joe

In this episode I am joined by @cheatedfatesjoe of Cheated Fates Radio fame and we set up to begin a game of Malifaux at 50 SS standard deployment.

Strategy : Reckoning

Schemes : Line in the Sand, Protect Territory, Make Them Suffer, Spring the Trap, Assassinate

Ressurrectionists - 49 ss 4 cache

Seamus - Red Chapel Killer, Bag o Tools
Madame Sybelle - Bleeding Tongue
Toshiro
Bete Noir - Unnerving Aura
Rotten Belle
Rotten Belle
Punk Zombie

10 Thunders 47 ss 6 cache

Mei Feng - Vapormancy, Seismic Claws, Thunderous Smash
Kang - Peoples Challenger
Yin
Mr. Graves
Metal Gamin
Chiaki
Ten Thunder Archer

Schemes we chose :

Ressurrectionists - Protect Territory Revealed, Make Them Suffer Unrevealed

10 Thunders - Make Them Suffer Unrevealed, Assassinate Unrevealed

I made @cheatedfatesjoe deploy first and choose sides. To see the deployment screenshot please check the facebook page or twitter, thanks.

Thanks for listening and please follow the show at @befwebeg on twitter and Before We Begin Podcast on Facebook. You can also follow me if you would like as well @danissome1.

Deployment Picture :

https://twitter.com/befwebeg/status/495789385984397312

Crew Lists

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2
Aug

Before We Begin Episode 0 - The quick intro.

Hey everyone. Just a quick intro episode to let you know what my new podcast will be all about. Feel free to leave comments or contact me with any further questions about this podcast. Below I will list a basic outline of the format I want to use for this show. Along with the audio I will also be using Vassal so that we can set up our crews in deployment to have a visual aid for how we would set up. Thanks for listening everyone.

Introduce Guest
Discuss guest's background with Malifaux
Declare Factions
Determine Strategy and Schemes
Hire Crews
Reveal Crews
Choose and Reveal Schemes
Deploy Crews
Discuss reasons behind crews and scheme selection
Discuss strategy going into the game
Wrap Up and Sign off

Music in the intro and outro by Hawk Nelson

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