Sunday, 12 September 2021

Tales of Crisis Episode 7 - Interview with Arun Collier


 

https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/tales-of-crisis-marvel-crisis-protocol-podcast/id1554162494

Welcome to our seventh episode of Tales of Crisis. In this episode we interview Arun Collier of Web Warrior Protocols fame, taking about how he builds his rosters, prepares for tournaments, his love of Web Warriors and his new website https://webwarriorprotocols.com/

 
If you want anything specific covered in future episodes then give us a shout and we will look to plan it in. 
 
If you want to catch us then we can be found on Twitter and Instagram: 
Martin - @martinswaffield 
Chalmers - @talesofwargames 
 
For great discounts on MCP character boxes check out Blackgate games https://blackgategames.co.uk/

Wednesday, 11 August 2021

Tales of Sigmar Podcast Episode 51 - Lost and the Damned Event Coverage - Warhammer Age of Sigmar




https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/tales-sigmar-age-sigmar-podcast/id1114949135


The Tales of Sigmar team is back and in this episode they cover their first 2-Day AOS 3 event at Lost and the Damned in Scotland. Martin took his tried and tested Deepkin and in no shock to anyone Chalmers painted a new army just to see exactly how broken (or non-broken) Gotrek/Morathi in a Daughters list is. 

As always find us on Twitter and Instagram; 

Chalmers - talesofwargames 

Martin - martinswaffield

Thursday, 22 July 2021

Tales of Sigmar Episode 50 - Idoneth, Disciples of Tzeentch and AOS 3 Event Review




https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/tales-sigmar-age-sigmar-podcast/id1114949135



The Tales of Sigmar is back and in this episode Chalmers and Martin go through their first ever Age of Sigmar Version 3 event at Battle Bunker. Chalmers took Idoneth Deepkin with Eels and Turtles while Martin took his Disciples of Tzeentch. Who ended up on the podium and who regretted their choice of army? 

We also chat about our initial thoughts on AoS 3 and what we expect to see as people get to grips with the game in matched play environments.

As always if you want to catch us on Twitter or Instagram we can be found on the following; 

Chalmers - talesofwargames 

Martin - martinswaffield

Thursday, 17 June 2021

Tales of Sigmar Episode 49 - Seeing AoS 2 Tournaments Out With A Win & Age of Sigmar 3 Rules




https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/tales-sigmar-age-sigmar-podcast/id1114949135



The Tales of Sigmar Podcast is back, with Chalmers and Martin once again going through all things Age of Sigmar. In this episode Chalmers talks about the recent tournament he attended at Battle Bunker in Sunderland where he took Mega-Gargants and ended up winning the event! What better way to see out AoS 2?!? 

With the release of the AoS 3 Core Rules we also talk about those alongside the GHB Rulebook. This is the first look into the AoS 3 Rules and we'll be sure to cover more in the upcoming episodes.

 Don't forget we have the Tales of Wargames YouTube channel and we'll be doing painting videos for alot of the Dominion boxset. 

As always catch us on Twitter and Instagram; 

Chalmers - talesofwargames 

Martin - martinswaffield

Sunday, 13 June 2021

Episode 48 - AoS Six Nations with Andy Currie




https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/tales-sigmar-age-sigmar-podcast/id1114949135



In Episode 48 of the Tales of Sigmar podcast, Scottish Team Captain Andy Currie chats with Chalmers about the Age of Sigmar Six Nations, how they select teams, lists, pick pairings on the day and what tactics to use against the meta. 

As always if you want to catch us on Twitter or Instagram; 

Chalmers - talesofwargames

Martin - martinswaffield

Wednesday, 2 June 2021

Episode 47 - Dominion Reaction and AoS 3 Rules




https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/tales-sigmar-age-sigmar-podcast/id1114949135


Strap in, it's a big one. The Tales of Sigmar are back in full force as Chalmers and Martin both go through Saturday's reveal show and give their thoughts on all the models and details from the Dominion boxset.

We also cover the revamped Path to Glory Narrative mode as well as giving our thoughts, predictions and expectations for the new rule set thats coming with AoS 3 after the teaser video Games Workshop showed everyone. We'll be covering all future details for AoS 3 as they drop so be sure to keep up to date with all the changes coming over the next few weeks.

As always catch us on Twitter and Instagram;

Chalmers - talesofwargames

Martin – martinswaffield

Friday, 28 May 2021

Episode 46 - Speed Painting with Simon Rose




https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/tales-sigmar-age-sigmar-podcast/id1114949135


Tales of Sigmar is back for another episode about all things Age of Sigmar. In this show Chalmers is joined by special guest Simon Rose who talks all about how to speed paint armies to a really good standard. He mentions tricks and tips to use to speed up paint jobs as well as recommeding a whole host of different tools in and out of the hobby that can help when painting up armies quickly. We also chat about his quickest and favourite pieces he's done.

Catch us on Twitter and Instagram on the following;

Chalmers - talesofwargames
Simon - thehobbyslug

Friday, 21 May 2021

Episode 45 - Belakor & Friends w/ Nathan Watson




https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/tales-sigmar-age-sigmar-podcast/id1114949135


The Tales of Sigmar returns with Episode 44 and with the announcement of Warhammer Age of Sigmar 3 at Warhammer Fest last week this episode is a biggy!

We go through everything we know about AoS 3 so far along with giving our thoughts on the brand new Stormcast Eternal models while also predicting changes and who exactly the new enemies are going to be.

Furthermore we look at Day 1 of Warhammer Fest, talking about Kragnos and the rest of the new Soulblight models revealed. Talking of Soulblight we also go through some of the new rules previewed over the last week on the Warhammer Community site and give our thoughts on them.

As always if you want to contact us give us a shout on Twitter or Instagram;

Chalmers - talesofwargames
Martin - martinswaffield

Sunday, 16 May 2021

Episode 4 - Real Life


 

https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/tales-of-crisis-marvel-crisis-protocol-podcast/id1554162494

 

Welcome to our fourth episode of Tales of Crisis. In this episode we discuss some of the new releases along with playing Marvel Crisis Protocol ion real life now that we are coming out of lockdown in the UK.
 
If you want anything specific covered in future episodes then give us a shout and we will look to plan it in.
 
If you want to catch us then we can be found on Twitter and Instagram:
Martin - @martinswaffield
Chalmers - @talesofwargames
 
BattleKiwi awesome MCP battle boxes can be found here
 
For great discounts on MCP character boxes check out Blackgate games

Thursday, 13 May 2021

Episode 44 - Age of Sigmar 3 Revealed, Soulblight Gravelords Rules and Kragnos




https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/tales-sigmar-age-sigmar-podcast/id1114949135


The Tales of Sigmar returns with Episode 44 and with the announcement of Warhammer Age of Sigmar 3 at Warhammer Fest last week this episode is a biggy!

We go through everything we know about AoS 3 so far along with giving our thoughts on the brand new Stormcast Eternal models while also predicting changes and who exactly the new enemies are going to be.

Furthermore we look at Day 1 of Warhammer Fest, talking about Kragnos and the rest of the new Soulblight models revealed. Talking of Soulblight we also go through some of the new rules previewed over the last week on the Warhammer Community site and give our thoughts on them.

As always if you want to contact us give us a shout on Twitter or Instagram;

Chalmers - talesofwargames
Martin - martinswaffield

Wednesday, 21 April 2021

Episode 43 - Kragnos, Kroak and Cursed City




https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/tales-sigmar-age-sigmar-podcast/id1114949135



The Tales of Sigmar is back once more for another episode covering all things Age of Sigmar. In this episode we look towards Broken Realms Kragnos, going over the currently revealed models including the Newborn Slaanesh Daemons, Lord Kroak and a certain set of Witch Hunters. 

As well as that we 'review' the new Belakor warscroll, look towards potential AoS Version 3 dates and also cover a tiny topic like the Cursed City fiasco. Hobby progress and upcoming (July onwards) events we've signed up for are also discussed, almost as if the real world is returning to us. 

As always don't forget to check out the Tales of Wargames YouTube channel and if you want to catch us on Twitter or Instagram check us out on the following; 

Chalmers - talesofwargames 

Martin - martinswaffield

Sunday, 14 March 2021

Mini Crisis Episode 2 - Special Conditions - How to Play Marvel Crisis Protocol

 

https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/tales-of-crisis-marvel-crisis-protocol-podcast/id1554162494

 

In the second episode of the Mini Crisis series, Martin goes through the different Special Conditions in Marvel Crisis Protocol and explains how this feature is used within the game. 

Our Mini Crisis podcast will teach new players How To Play Marvel Crisis Protocol by focusing on one specific element of the game and how it's used. 

If you want a specific element of the game covered in a future episode let us know in the comments below and we'll be sure to cover it. 

Catch us on Twitter and Instagram; 

Martin - martinswaffield 

Chalmers - talesofwargames 

www.talesofwargames.com

Sunday, 7 March 2021

Mini Crisis Episode 1 - Power - How to Play Marvel Crisis Protocol

 

https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/tales-of-crisis-marvel-crisis-protocol-podcast/id1554162494

 

In the first of the Mini Crisis episodes, Martin goes through Power in Marvel Crisis Protocol and explains how this feature is used within the game. Our Mini Crisis podcast will teach new players How To Play Marvel Crisis Protocol by focusing on one specific element of the game and how it's used. 

If you want a specific element of the game covered in a future episode let us know in the comments below and we'll be sure to cover it. 

Catch us on Twitter and Instagram; 

Martin - martinswaffield 

Chalmers - talesofwargames

www.talesofwargames.com

Painting Protocol - How to Paint Marvel Crisis Protocol

 

 
We've launched a batch of Painting Protocol videos, showing you how to paint Marvel Crisis Protocol models. In the first three episodes we cover Hulk, Magneto and Beast. We also have many more planned over the coming weeks. If you want a specific character covered in future episodes let us know and we'll be sure to cover them. 


Sunday, 28 February 2021

Tales of Crisis Episode 2 - The Basics of MCP

 

https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/tales-of-crisis-marvel-crisis-protocol-podcast/id1554162494

 

Welcome to our second episode of Tales of Crisis a Marvel Crisis Protocol Podcast. In this episode we discuss the whys and hows of Marvel Crisis Protocol, covering the basics on how to play the game from roster building to all the different phases. 

If you want anything specific covered in future episodes then give us a shout and we will look to plan it in. 

If you want to catch us then we can be found on Twitter and Instagram: 

Martin - martinswaffield 

Chalmers - talesofwargames 

www.talesofwargames.com

Thursday, 25 February 2021

Episode 42 - Lords of the Mortal Realms Reactions




https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/tales-sigmar-age-sigmar-podcast/id1114949135


The Tales of Sigmar team is back once again for Episode 42 of the podcast, as we give our thoughts on the Age of Sigmar Lords of the Mortal Realms reveal show. We go through all the new Lumineth Realm Lords reveals (and there's a lot!), talk Nighthaunt and Stormcast, Soulblight Gravelords, Cursed City and finally Belakor! Safe to say the reveal show was non-stop and full of surprises. 

As always check us out on all social media platforms; 

Chalmers - talesofwargames 

Martin - martinswaffield

Thursday, 18 February 2021

Tales of Crisis Episode 1 - The Beginning

 

https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/tales-of-crisis-marvel-crisis-protocol-podcast/id1554162494

 

Welcome to our first episode of the Tales of Crisis podcast discussing Marvel Crisis Protocol. Martin and Chalmers go through our plans for the podcast, give an introduction to ourselves and most importantly why we love MCP! 

If you want anything specific covered in future episodes then give us a shout and we will look to plan it in. 

As always you if want to catch us then we can be found on Twitter and Instagram: 

Martin - @martinswaffield 

Chalmers - @talesofwargames 

www.talesofwargames.com

Friday, 12 February 2021

Episode 41 - Kitbash King with Ricki Smith




https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/tales-sigmar-age-sigmar-podcast/id1114949135


We're back with Episode 41 and in this episode Chalmers chats with Ricki Smith about how he creates his own custom units and battletomes in Age of Sigmar. We cover a range of topics including his creative ideas, competitive vs narrative building, the size of his bits box, wanting to be a GW rules designer and among other things, drool over the new Warhammer Quest Cursed City reveals from the last week.

To see more of Ricki's ideas and conversions find him on Twitter - @RLRSmith88

As always you can find us on Twitter and Instagram;

Chalmers - @talesofwargames

Martin - @martinswaffield


Saturday, 6 February 2021

Introducing Tales of Crisis

 

Introducing the Tales of Crisis podcast. A brand new podcast for the Marvel Crisis Protocol tabletop game from Atomic Mass Games. As you can see from the site we're now going to be running under the Tales of Wargames brand, where we'll continue to bring you the Tales of Sigmar podcast as well as this new podcast.

Further more our YouTube channel has been rebranded to Tales of Wargames and we'll be uploading painting videos, battle reports and much more to the channel for both Age of Sigmar, Marvel Crisis Protocol and other game systems down the line.

We've also launched a Twitch channel, where we'll be aiming to do live painting streams 3-times a week with both MCP and AoS models. So give us a follow and let us know what you'd like to see us paint up.

Here's to an exciting 2021 and hopefully a much more in-depth expansion for Tales of Wargames.

 Thanks!

 Chalmers and Martin

Friday, 29 January 2021

Episode 40 - Lumineth, Soulblight and FAQs




https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/tales-sigmar-age-sigmar-podcast/id1114949135

We're back! Chalmers is finally returning from his self-imposed hobby exodus and the Tales of Sigmar podcast is back up and running. In this episode we go through the recent Warhammer Preview Show and talk about the brand new Lumineth Realm Lord additions, Daughters of Khaine, Soulblight Gravelords and our thoughts on Warhammer Quest: Cursed City. 

While also chatting about our recent hobby progress while we're stuck indoors during the lockdown and we bring up the small thing about our feelings on the most recent Winter FAQs....or lack of.

As always you can follow us on Twitter and Instagram:

Chalmers - @talesofwargames

Martin - @martinswaffield