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Episode 4 Podcast
October 24, 2010 08:11 AM PDT
Welcome to Episode 4 of the Mechwarriors:Heavy Duty podcast!
This episode we start at the top of the rule book and start in.
We cover the basic knowledge for the game and the Phased Order of Play. I try to explain our Simultaneous Action style of play.
Warrenborn, one of, if not THE, best resource.
All things Battletech.
The Mechwarriors:Heavy Duty Facebook page.
The Tabletop Battlefield Podcast.
The Mechwarriors:Heavy Duty rule set for download.
Enjoy!Episode 3 game reports
October 05, 2010 03:29 PM PDT
You get to meet Dave this time! He and Ken stomped on me in the second report.
Pics of the teams for the 2nd game are:
October 05, 2010 04:43 AM PDT
In this installment, we review:
Rhodes Graces Combat Technicians
October 05, 2010 04:33 AM PDT
Sorry this is a couple days late. Life has been winning.
This episode, I cover the Heat dials and the Special Equipment. There is another "What did he say?" segment, and an additional link, both in the podcast and here in the show notes.
We also now have a Twitter account! Follow us at @MechwarriorHD.
As I did last time, Unit reviews and game reports are separate files. Enjoy!Episode 2 Game Reports
September 19, 2010 04:59 PM PDT
2 real quick game reports.
Here's the quick version:
I lose both times.Episode 2 Unit Reviews
September 19, 2010 04:52 PM PDT
This time I review:
The Colossal Poseidon
The Padilla Artillery
The Wraith Battle Armor.
September 19, 2010 04:23 PM PDT
Welcome to Episode 2!
This episode, we start talking about the rules for Mechwarrior:Heavy Duty, and introduce a new segment. “What did he say?” will highlight the dumb thing of the last episode. Since I am the only one recording right now, it’s something that I said.
Hopefully, Ken or Dave will start recording, and they can take up some of the slack…
Also uploaded the unit reviews in a separate file, as I did with the game reports. Putting them in the main podcast would have made the thing well over an hour long. This also lets you just download what you want to hear. We’ll see how this works out.
Forgot to mention the links below in the podcast, so here they are:
September 11, 2010 08:13 PM PDT
OK, now the promo is ready! Ya know, it helps if you get the link correct IN THE PROMO!
Feel free to use this promo in your podcast, or just listen to it for enjoyment.Mechwarriors:Heavy Duty Episode 1
September 06, 2010 01:57 PM PDT
Welcome to the first episode of the Mechwarriors:Heavy Duty podcast.
MW:HD was created by Clay Dugger, Ken Edelstein, and Dave Huff, here in San Antonio, Texas. We spent 2 years writing the rule book. It started life as a few additions and modifications to the Wizkids game Mechwarriors, but quickly evolved into a much faster, much deadlier game.
MW:HD was born from a love of gaming, several boxes of free Mechwarrior pieces, and the desire to totally devastate each other.
As we say, "Invite a friend over, and nuke him. That's what life is all about!"
Episodes will talk about the rulebook, and give detailed instructions on the rules, and how the affect other rules. We will talk strategies, and have in depth unit reviews, explaining the unit's abilities, short falls, and how to use it effectively in a game.
Episode 1 only features Clay, as Ken and Dave are working on getting the equipment and time necessary to record. Clay talks about why he plays and a few of the rule changes. There are 3 unit reviews at the end.
The units reviewed on this podcast are:
Next episode will begin the description of our rules, and how they work to make the game exciting! Also, expect more unit reviews.
For pictures of our games and a link to the rulebook download (it's free, we don't own any of the copyrights), go here:
If you have stories about Classic Battletech, Wizkids Mechwarriors, or would like to contribute items from those games to this podcast, or just have a question or comment, email us at:
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Battletech and Mechwarriors, along with any other associated terms and items, are copyright their respective owners. We don't own this stuff, or sell it. We just love blowing s*** up with it!
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