Turn 8 Forum!

Turn 8 Forum ImageHey Gang!  Guess what we just did?  … Wrong!  We’ve finally unleashing our wargaming Forum to the world.  We’ve been in a bit of a soft launch / beta test for a few months now just to work some of the kinks out but we’re now ready for a wider audience.  YOU!  You can check it out right now at http://turn-8.com/forum/ or simply click on the FORUM link on the top right of this page (in the ”All About Us” section).  Viewing the forum costs nothing, posts cost … one registration, but that’s free so, hey!  This forum should be a much better way for our fans to chat with each other than our Facebook page (though that’s still a great place for the latest news … hint, hint, go like us  …).  So come join our community why don’tcha?

Oh, and if you listened to Episode 37 (you did listen, right!?), be sure to check out the “News” board in the “Turn 8 Podcast” category for the full details about our currently running Battle Report contest!

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Episode 37: Birthday 2 – The Reckoning

Second Birthday!Happy Birthday to us!  Happy Birthday to US!  Of course it’s only about a month late but what can you do?  Yes, that’s right, the latest Episode is finally here and drastically late, for which I personally apologize once again.  Since most of this Episode was actually recorded back in May 2013, I have removed “This Random Time in 40k” as it was laughably out of date.  After all, when it was recorded the Eldar release was still a “rumor”.  Though fear not dear friends as there is still a lot of good stuff to be found.  The roundup covers a Stomping Grounds tournament (not Killadelphia, that will be Episode 38), we finally have our Tau Empire Codex review (with the Eldar review again to come in 38) and a very special Battle Report.  I want to emphasize that too … so I will … a very special Battle Report.  You’ll have to listen to find out why.

All that plus, it wouldn’t be a Turn 8 Birthday celebration (apparently) without Bloopers!  That’s right as is now tradition around these parts we have compiled outtakes and bloopers from all of Season 2′s episodes (21-37) and sprinkled them liberally throughout the episode as our little gift to you.  Please enjoy!

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  • 00:00:00  Episode 37 Intro and Contents
  • 00:02:00  The Round-up and Episode 21 Bloopers
  • 00:53:40  Blooper Reel:  Episodes 22 – 26
  • 01:10:03  Codex Review: Tau Empire
  • 02:22:53  Blooper Reel:  Episodes 27 – 31
  • 02:40:11  Battle Report Info
  • 02:47:57  Battle Report - Tau vs. Dark Angels
  • 03:00:39  Stratagem and Post Battle Discussion
  • 03:21:08  Blooper Reel:  Episodes 32 – 37
  • 03:45:06  Thanks for Listening!

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Episode 36: Aftermath

Episode 36 Title ImageWell it took a bit longer than I’d hoped but it’s finally here, our coverage of the Berks Spring Assault 4 tournament held on April 13th!  But wait, there’s more!  We also have our round up detailing some info about our recently revealed Super Secret Project.  Plus, of course our (slightly old) news and rumors section (sorry for the delay) and this episodes very special, Berks flavored Battle Report, featuring Bill’s Blue Bloods (A.K.A Blood Angels).  And as content packed as all that is, we’re not done yet.  In this episode we have our first interview with Matt Cerino from Stomping Grounds Games & Hobbies!  He joins us to talk about the upcoming Killadelphia GT in June.  So much to talk about it just took a little longer to release and yet still only landed as our 6th longest episode ever.  Enjoy!

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  • 00:00:00  Episode 36 Intro and Contents
  • 00:02:00  The Round-up: What Have We Done Since Last Episode?
  • 00:32:56  This Random Time Period In 40k!
  • 00:59:54  Turn 8 Talks Tournaments: Berks Spring Assault 4
  • 02:08:46  Battle Report Info
  • 02:16:26  Battle Report - Blue Bloods vs. Dark Angels
  • 02:30:09  Stratagem and Post Battle Discussion
  • 02:40:34  Turn 8 Interviews: Matt Cerino from Stomping Grounds
  • 03:05:49  Thanks for Listening!

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Episode 35: Fish Sticks

Fish Sticks Episode ImageBOOM!  Just like that we’ve got another episode for your enjoyment.  The last podcast before BSA4 (Berks Spring Assault 4) and we snuck it in just in time.  As such this particular episode is a bit shorter but since the last episode only aired a week ago and it was rather on the longer side I feel that it works out well.  The meat of this show is of course, fish!  The Tau are out now (though still pending as of recording) and we cover a lot of what we think about the new models in This Random Time Period In 40k.  We also have a “last hurrah” Battle Report with old Codex Tau and as a special bonus, it’s also a Berks test game for our Space Wolves player.  Enjoy!

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  • 00:00:00  Episode 35 Intro and Contents
  • 00:02:00  The Round-up: What Have We Done Since Last Episode?
  • 00:10:48  This Random Time Period In 40k! - Tau … lots and lots of Tau
  • 01:02:14  Battle Report Info
  • 01:09:57  Battle Report - Tau vs. Space Wolves
  • 01:24:40  Stratagem and Post Battle Discussion
  • 01:39:42  Thanks for Listening!

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Episode 34: StormRaisins

Tasty StormRaisins!Why StormRaisins?  You’ll have to listen to the end to find out! (or skip ahead I guess … but don’t do that)  Anyway, a bit long with this episode again but it’s packed full of goodies, like … DAEMONS!!!!  Or rather a Chaos Daemons codex review by our very own Dave.  Also, later in the episode we interview Mike Biancone from the Berks Gaming Club about the upcoming BSA4!  (that’s Berks Spring Assault 4 for those not “in the know”)  We get all the details that you probably should already know by now but … um … interview!  Plus our news and rumors section as well as a BSA4 playtest Battle Report, enjoy!

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  • 00:00:00  Episode 34 Intro and Contents
  • 00:02:00  The Round-up: What Have We Done Since Last Episode?
  • 00:18:43  This Random Time Period In 40k! - Daemons and Tau “Rumors”
  • 00:43:50  Codex Review: Chaos Daemons
  • 01:38:32  Battle Report Info
  • 01:43:49  Battle Report - Space Wolves vs. Daemons
  • 01:59:30  Stratagem and Post Battle Discussion
  • 02:07:43  Turn 8 Interviews: Mike Biancone
  • 02:39:06  Thanks for Listening!

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Episode 33: The Case of the Missing Interview

Spy Magnifying GlassWhat can I say?  When it rains, it pours.  Stupid saying really but nevertheless I am forced to apologize once again, partially due to the minor lateness of this episode (though that is closer to normal) and mostly due to the lack of an interview with Mike Biancone.  You see, when recording this episode we had an interview scheduled with Steel Thunder himself with regards to the upcoming Berks Spring Assault 4.  Life, mostly being work, stepped in the way, however, and Mike couldn’t make it so we’ll have to postpone that bit of content for Episode 34!  In the meantime, enjoy our discussion of the news, the latest campaign the guys are involved in (hosted by our friends at the Stomping Grounds) and of course our Battle Report!

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  • 00:00:00  An Apology
  • 00:01:28  Episode 33 Intro and Contents
  • 00:03:28  The Round-up: What Have We Done Since Last Episode?
  • 00:21:26  This Random Time Period In 40k! - Sega gobbles up Relic, Andy talks Fliers, and Berks!
  • 00:45:14  Turn 8 Talks: Campaigns
  • 01:09:33  Battle Report Info
  • 01:16:33  Battle Report - Space Wolves vs. Daemons
  • 01:32:10  Stratagem and Post Battle Discussion
  • 01:40:40  Thanks for Listening!

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Episode 32: Better Late Than Never

Better Late Than Never Episode ImageSorry Folks, I did it again.  But as the title says, better late than never so we present to you the glorious, if somewhat late, Episode 32!  The big story here is twofold: First, we review the Dark Angels codex and give you our take on the new rules, and Second, it’s Bill’s first turn as Command of a Codex review!  As per our usual theme now, we also bring you a Dark Angel themed Battle Report to coincide with our Codex review.  Of course we also have our usual news and rumors and our Q&A this week is actually a rules question … so we’re bringing a Rules of … Q&A!  Please, enjoy responsibly.

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  • 00:00:00  Episode 32 Intro and Contents
  • 00:02:00  The Round-up: What Have We Done Since Last Episode?
  • 00:30:23  This Random Time Period In 40k! - Sega gobbles up Relic, Andy talks Fliers, and Berks!
  • 00:57:25  Codex Review: Dark Angels
  • 01:50:39  Battle Report Info
  • 01:57:43  Battle Report - Dark Angels vs. Dark Eldar
  • 02:14:03  Stratagem and Post Battle Discussion
  • 02:24:52  Rules of … Q&A: We get a question about a rule!
  • 02:29:42  Thanks for Listening!

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Episode 31: Rise of the Dark Angels

Rise of the Dark Angels PosterHappy belated New Years everyone!  And happy belated episode as well but hopefully this episode should be worth the wait.  We’ve got some news, we talk about the Dark Angels and some rumors but I do have to mention that due to the late airing of this episode (entirely my fault by the way) some of the content is already a bit out of date.  Just keep in mind while listening that we recorded this before Dark Angels had officially arrived and all will be right with the world.  Additionally in this episode we close out the Campaign Trail as Opy, Andy and Dave participated in the epic battle to end all.  Details inside!  We also have another Q&A session so please enjoy!

 

 

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  • 00:00:00  Episode 31 Intro and Contents
  • 00:02:00  The Round-up: What Have We Done Since Last Episode?
  • 00:39:18  This Random Time Period In 40k! – Peek into Crusade of Fire and where to get it, plus Dark Angel rumors.
  • 01:01:40  The Campaign Trail: End Times
  • 01:36:20  Battle Report Info
  • 01:42:20  Battle Report – Chaos Space Marines. vs. Space Marines
  • 02:01:02  Stratagem and Post Battle Discussion
  • 02:11:13  Q&A: Nids Without Tervigons
  • 02:31:48  Thanks for Listening!

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Episode 30: Chrismachanukwanzaakahs

From Tanksgiving to the “Holidays”, Happy Holidays everyone!  In this episode we’re bringing you the gift of … tournament reports!  Yay!  It’s our coverage of the recently past Berks Winter Blast tournament held by the Berks Gaming Club.  All the members of the podcast, excluding yours truly were in attendance and a good time was had by all, but don’t take my word for it, listen to the episode!  Breaking news, of sorts, we’ve got info on the Dark Angels, check out the rumors section of ‘This Random Time Period’.  We’re also giving you a small preview of the Crusade of Fire campaign book (which we’ve somewhat inexplicably included in the news segment of the show).  More details on that will come when we’ve had a chance to actually play through it.  And once again we’ve got another Q&A coming from our Facebook page, keep it up guys!

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  • 00:00:00  Episode 30 Intro and Contents
  • 00:02:00  The Round-up: What Have We Done Since Last Episode?
  • 00:15:53  This Random Time Period In 40k! – Peek into Crusade of Fire and where to get it, plus Dark Angel rumors.
  • 00:46:01  Turn 8 Talks Tournaments: Berks Winter Blast
  • 01:48:56  Battle Report Info
  • 01:59:51  Battle Report - Team T.H.O.W. vs. Team Twilight
  • 02:17:41  Stratagem and Post Battle Discussion
  • 02:28:39  Q&A: Fantasy Trays and Godless Chaos
  • 02:43:47  Thanks for Listening!

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Episode 29: Tanksgiving

Happy Tanksgiving everyone!  What do you mean there’s no such thing?  Just look at the pictures!  It looks like that table is being invaded by croissants, terrifying.  Anyway, more on that in the show as well as the exciting conclusion of Opy and Dave’s second half of the Chaos Space Marine codex review.  In this episode Opy takes us through the Chaos units.  We also cover the news and bring you another Chaos themed Battle Report, this time between Opy’s Dark Mechanicus army and Andy’s Dark Eldar(icus).  Epic Turn 8 battle, fight!  Additionally, for the first time in Turn 8 history, we finally have a Q&A section, huzzah!  One of our listeners and Facebook followers had a question for the crew so we took the time during this episode to answer it in the best way we can.  Hope it helps!

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  • 00:00:00  Episode 29 Intro and Contents
  • 00:02:00  The Round-up: What Have We Done Since Last Episode?
  • 00:22:55  This Random Time Period In 40k! – Crusade of Fire, A plethora of Forgeworld Legion stuff, and some local fun.
  • 00:47:45  Codex Review: Chaos Space Marines – Part 2
  • 01:50:50  Battle Report Info
  • 01:57:33  Battle Report – Chaos Space Marines vs. Dark Eldar
  • 02:13:11  Stratagem and Post Battle Discussion
  • 02:25:03  Q&A: Dark Eldar Lists
  • 02:44:20  Thanks for Listening!

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