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Guild Ball is the game of medieval fantasy football from Steamforged Games. The Century War has wracked the land, and all that forges the fractious nations of the new Empire together is the blood-sport of Guild Ball, brought together by the scheming Guilds. Will you play the slippery Fishermen, the arcane Alchemists, or the suspicious Union? Read some articles, listen to some podcasts, watch some videos, and maybe you’ll find out which is best for you!

The Pitch, Ep.18

Posted by on 10:34 am

In this special episode of The Pitch Lance reviews all 6 of the Navigators and then at the 56:00 mark, Dan unveils his tempo theory and reveals a new way to play the Blacksmiths competitively. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:28:13 — 121.2MB)Subscribe: Android |...

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The Pitch, Ep.17

Posted by on 2:51 pm

Dan and Lance are here to hit you up with our Vet Cinder hot takes, ask some tough questions about the Blacksmiths Guild and then we each brew our own Blacksmith list and go head to head. Later in the episode we do another round of questions from the GUBS. If you are new to Blacksmiths check out Lance’s original article telling you who to play. It’s timeless. http://midwestwargaming.com/beginners-guide-blacksmiths/ Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:18:31 — 107.8MB)Subscribe: Android |...

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The Pitch, Ep.16

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We are officially no longer unoffical! The Pitch is part of the media program and we’re hear to blast your earbuds with Vet Calculus hot take. Lance breaks the alchemist mold a bit and Dan jumps on board willy-nilly. After that they rewind a bit and talk about Seasoned Spiggot and Vet Fangtooth BUT only from their minor guild perspective. And lastly Lance takes a moment to nerdgasm about the Critical Role models and Dan promotes a sweet Wisconsin tournament that is coming up in August at Coulee Con.   Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:07:25 — 92.6MB)Subscribe: Android |...

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The Pitch, Ep.15

Posted by on 12:42 pm

Dan and Lance are back with our rigorous roundup of Steamforged news and puns but also we’re here to answer your relevant questions about the game. In this episode we go over Vet Sakana and Vet Chisel. We tell you why Rage Quit Wire was wrong, about Vet Chisel. We tell you all about #furrievor and we also tell you about this awesome upcoming tournament in August called Coulee Con https://tabletop.events/conventions/coulee-con-2018 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:31:44 — 126.0MB)Subscribe: Android |...

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The Pitch, Ep.14

Posted by on 8:26 am

Dan and Lance return from our annual Iowa-based convention and we share our experiences. We both met lots of cool people and we do our best to namedrop and give thanks. In addition we cover lots of Falconer news and briefly talk about Vengeance, that other less important convention. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:27:21 — 120.0MB)Subscribe: Android |...

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The Pitch, Ep.13

Posted by on 12:20 am

Dan and Lance return and like always we start off with a healthy dose of news. We talk Mataagi, Solthecians, Vet Honour, Harriet and then we attempt to tackle a question from a local: Why should someone play Engineers over Hunters, or vice versa? Lastly, we spread some love about the upcoming Muse On Con in May. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:12:52 — 64.9MB)Subscribe: Android |...

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The Pitch, Ep.12

Posted by on 8:29 pm

Dan and Lance make a comeback. Dan announced that the show was over due to scheduling conflicts but Adepticon revived the spark and the two are going to keep churning out opinions. Dan is absent for most of this episode though, instead his brother, Mike White, shares his Adepticon success with Brewers. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 36:29 — 32.1MB)Subscribe: Android |...

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The Pitch, Ep.11

Posted by on 12:00 pm

Dan and Lance start off episode 11 with a discussion on the Ratcatchers with guest host Pete Kain from the podcast Rage Quit Wire. After we finish oozing about the new disease-ridden guild we segway over into a discussion about every guild and thier auto-include models. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:27:45 — 74.1MB)Subscribe: Android |...

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The Pitch, Ep.10

Posted by on 1:00 am

Back from a longer than expected hiatus, Dan & Lance skim past the news and cover some random Guild Ball topics that have been on thier minds. Dan discusses drafting tactics when facing the mirror match and Lance helps reveal whats really going on with the Farmers so that you won’t be caught with your pants down. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:20:08 — 58.6MB)Subscribe: Android |...

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The Pitch, Ep.9

Posted by on 12:35 am

Dan and Lance had a slow news week so we instead decided to do another list. This time Lance ranks the top 10 ball fondlers in the game and then they both answer listener questions. Also, there is currently a Tee Spring campaign going on for Midwestwargaming t-shirts so buy one. https://teespring.com/new-midwestwargaming#pid=46&cid=2753&sid=front Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:27:34 — 63.2MB)Subscribe: Android |...

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