CHARGE & SPIKE EPISODE 6: Warcaster Terrain
Mar15

CHARGE & SPIKE EPISODE 6: Warcaster Terrain

A table full of well-made terrain not only makes a game more tactical and interesting, but it also tells a story.  Warcaster was built for terrain in mind with its rules for movement, climbing, and jumping. In this episode, we discuss the different ways to create a thematic table with playable terrain. We discuss the advantages and disadvantages of buying, printing, and scratch-building.Links: Buying TerrainMonster Fight Club...

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CHARGE & SPIKE EPISODE 5: The Immortality Cult
Mar08

CHARGE & SPIKE EPISODE 5: The Immortality Cult

The inscrutable Aeternus Continuum is a vast cult outlawed by both the Alliance and the Marcher Worlds. Primarily known and feared for their piracy, armed incursions, and violent abductions, few outsiders recognize the true scale or purposes of this shadowy organization. In this episode we explore the lore and the tactics of the cult. We are also joined by Privateer Press digital sculptor, Doug Hamilton, and he talks about...

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Charge & Spike Signal Interrupt: Art Direction
Mar04

Charge & Spike Signal Interrupt: Art Direction

In this special Charge & Spike we are joined by Privateer Press Art Director Michael Vaillancourt for an interview about what it is like to be an Art Director for a miniatures gaming company.  Michael shares with us some of his vast background of experience and talks about what it was like creating the look and feel of Warcaster: Neo-Mechanika.  Michael also shares with us some tidbits of what he was working on at the...

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CHARGE & SPIKE EPISODE 4: Architects of Cyriss
Feb15

CHARGE & SPIKE EPISODE 4: Architects of Cyriss

After millenniums of slumber, the Hyperuranion’s true masters have returned ageless and immortal.In this very special episode we talk to the creators of Warcaster Jason Soles and Matt Wilson and learn about the Empyreans and their plan for the galaxy. In the Charge section we cover the Aeons, Cyriss Prime, the nature of the Hyperuranion, the Keepers, and dive deep into the background of Warcaster. We also get some really...

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Charge & Spike Signal Intercept: Backerkit
Dec24

Charge & Spike Signal Intercept: Backerkit

We are joined by Andy Gill, Privateer Press’s Kickstarter Producer, and he takes us through his background, how kickstarters are built, and gives us pro-tips to completing your Warcaster Collision Course Backerkit pledge.References: The Warcaster: Collision Course pledge manager/preorder storeAndy‚Äôs Armored KonundrumTrolls Gonna Troll Join the discussion on the Charge & Spike Discord Server. Podcast: Play in new window...

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