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Exploding Dice Radio – Episode 17

Dystopian Wars 3.0 has arrived, and Exploding Dice Radio is here to talk about it! Andy and Josh dig into what’s in the Hunt for the Prometheus 2-player starter set, and then discuss the new releases coming at the end of March 2021. Then, they briefly discuss the new...

Exploding Dice Radio – Episode 16

For Episode 16 of the EDR Podcast, Andy and Josh dig into all of the juicy Dystopian Wars 3.0 announcements Warcradle has recently made. Later, they discuss how the Firestorm Armada Beta rules are progressing. Links discussed in the show:...

Exploding Dice Radio – Episode 15

For Episode 15 of the EDR Podcast, Andy is joined once again by Josh! They discuss the newly launched Firestorm Armada 3.0 Beta, including Josh’s experiences with playtesting the new rules with his gaming group. Links discussed in the show:...

About the Podcast

Exploding Dice Radio is a monthly podcast dedicated to all things Spartan Games. The show will cover new releases, tactics, strategy, and discussion for all of the games systems produced by Spartan, including Firestorm Armada, Firestorm Planetfall, Dystopian Wars, Dystopian Legions, Halo Fleet Battles, and Halo Ground Command.

Andy “Ruckdog” Rucker: Andy has been a minis gamer since 2006, when he started playing Battlefleet Gothic. He got into Spartan games a few years later in 2009 when Firestorm Armada came out and his local BFG group switched over. He’s been playing Spartan Games ever since, branching out into Dystopian Wars, Halo Fleet Battles, and Firestorm Planetfall! In addition to Exploding Dice Radio, Andy also co-hosts and produces a podcast for the naval gaming community at Man Battlestations, which he created and owns. You can find him on the Spartan fourms, the Man Battlestattions, and others as Ruckdog.

Josh “SeerK” Linde, aka Spartan Linde: Josh started out as a wargamer over 25 years ago with Battle Tech and Starfleet Battles. He eventually moved on to playing Games Workshop stuff, including a short sting working for the company. About 5-6 years ago he started playing Spartan Games, mostly Firestorm Armada. He is now slowly getting into playing everything Spartan makes.Josh is Vanguard Alpha, responsible for coordinating the Spartan Vanguard program. He also leads the Firestorm playtest group for Spartan and owns and operates The Way Gate wargames blog. He is known as SeerK on most forums, but is also known as Spartan Linde on the Spartan community forum. 

Episodes

Exploding Dice Radio – Episode 17

Exploding Dice Radio – Episode 17

Dystopian Wars 3.0 has arrived, and Exploding Dice Radio is here to talk about it! Andy and Josh dig into what’s in the Hunt for the Prometheus 2-player starter set, and then discuss the new releases coming at the end of March 2021. Then, they briefly discuss the new ORBATs and how some of the factions are looking.

Links discussed in the show:
https://www.dystopianwars.co.uk/

Man Battlestations YouTube Channel:

Do you have a question for the EDR crew? Do you have a suggestion or comment about this episode of EDR? Please let us know! You can find us at:

The EDR Blog: http://edrpodcast.blogspot.com/

The MBS Forums: http://www.manbattlestations.com/forum/index.php

Email: edrpodcast@gmail.com

Thanks for listening, and don’t forget to leave a positive review on iTunes if you enjoyed the show!

Exploding Dice Radio – Episode 17

Exploding Dice Radio – Episode 16

For Episode 16 of the EDR Podcast, Andy and Josh dig into all of the juicy Dystopian Wars 3.0 announcements Warcradle has recently made. Later, they discuss how the Firestorm Armada Beta rules are progressing.

Links discussed in the show:
http://www.manbattlestations.com/blog/
http://thewaygate.blogspot.com/
https://blog.warcradle.com/blog/2020/warcradle-studios-diary-37

Do you have a question for the EDR crew? Do you have a suggestion or comment about this episode of EDR? Please let us know! You can find us at:

The EDR Facebook Page
http://The MBS Forums
Email: edrpodcast@gmail.com

Thanks for listening!

Exploding Dice Radio – Episode 15

For Episode 15 of the EDR Podcast, Andy is joined once again by Josh! They discuss the newly launched Firestorm Armada 3.0 Beta, including Josh’s experiences with playtesting the new rules with his gaming group.

Links discussed in the show:
http://www.manbattlestations.com/blog/
http://thewaygate.blogspot.com/
https://www.firestormarmada.com/

Do you have a question for the EDR crew? Do you have a suggestion or comment about this episode of EDR? Please let us know! You can find us at:
The EDR Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/edrpodcast
The MBS Forums: http://www.manbattlestations.com/forum/index.php
Email: edrpodcast@gmail.com

Thanks for listening!

Exploding Dice Radio – Episode 14

For Episode 14 of the EDR Podcast, Andy is joined once again by Josh! They discuss some newly announced information about Dystopian Wars 3.0, and then move on to discussing some of the concept art, background, and rules that have been revealed for Firestorm Armada ahead of the beta test later this year.

Links discussed in the show:
http://www.manbattlestations.com/blog/
http://thewaygate.blogspot.com/
https://blog.warcradle.com/blog/2020/warcradle-studios-diary-29

Do you have a question for the EDR crew? Do you have a suggestion or comment about this episode of EDR? Please let us know! You can find us at:
The EDR Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/edrpodcast
The MBS Forums: http://www.manbattlestations.com/forum/index.php
Email: edrpodcast@gmail.com

Thanks for listening!

Exploding Dice Radio – Episode 13

Andy and Matt are back for EDR episode 13! A lot of new Dystopian Wars models have been previewed by Warcradle since the last episode, so Andy and Matt start off with discussing what has been shown so far and their reactions to the revamped miniatures. Later, they discuss what Warcrade has announced so far for the launch of DW 3.0, and talk a little about what they think 2020 might have in store for both Dystopian Wars and Firestorm Armada.

Do you have a question for the EDR crew? Do you have a suggestion or comment about this episode of EDR? Please let us know! You can find us at:

The EDR Blog: http://edrpodcast.blogspot.com/

The MBS Forums: http://www.manbattlestations.com/forum/index.php

Email: edrpodcast@gmail.com

Thanks for listening!