13. Commander’s Horn: Playing With Power

Welcome to Commander’s Horn, Episode 13, Hosted by Dane “McBeard”, and Josh “Greyboxer”.

We’re kicking off our strategy series on the five type of Gwent plays: Power, Setup, Counter, Stall, and Pass. This week, we’re all about POWER. Huge openers and game closers. We built a few decks to showcase power-style of gameplay available to Northern Realms.

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E-mail us at commandershornpodcast@gmail.com or contact us on twitter @commandershorn.

Dane can be found @McBeardCH on Twitter, McBeard on YouTube, and mcbearded on Twitch.

Josh can be found @GreyboxerGwent on Twitter, and greyboxer on Twitch.

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Sources for this podcast:

Deck: McBeard’s Power Radovid
http://www.gwentdb.com/decks/7292-mcbeards-power-radovid

Deck: Greyboxer’s Power Henselt
http://www.gwentdb.com/decks/7349-greyboxers-henselt-power-deck

12. Commander’s Horn: Patch Week Live Show

Welcome to a live edition of Commander’s Horn, Episode 12, Hosted by Dane “McBeard”, and Josh “Greyboxer”.

It’s the week of Gwent’s first balancing patch, and we break down the biggest changes. The tournament scene is taking off, and the meta is still in a molten state after the patch. We take questions from the chat, and more!

Do you want to see more live Commander’s Horn content? Let us know here: http://www.strawpoll.me/11672931/r

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E-mail us at commandershornpodcast@gmail.com or contact us on twitter @commandershorn.

Dane can be found @McBeardCH on Twitter, McBeard on YouTube, and mcbearded on Twitch.

Josh can be found @GreyboxerGwent on Twitter, and greyboxer on Twitch.

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Sources for this podcast:

Gwent Patch 0.8.16 Live – Patch notes in the tweet https://twitter.com/PlayGwent/status/798876419757588480

Upcoming Open Tournament: Beta Brawl #3 (Saturday, Nov 19): https://battlefy.com/gwent-beta-brawl/beta-brawl-15/581fc9255bc99048035bee09/info

 

 

11. Commander’s Horn: Round One: Fight! feat. KingBlackToof

Welcome to Commander’s Horn, Episode 11, Hosted by Dane “McBeard”, and Josh “Greyboxer”, with special guest: UK Broadcaster Matt “KingBlackToof”. Thanks for checking out our biggest episode yet!

Damien Monnier has left CD Projekt Red for a new adventure, and McBeard is currently on an adventure of his own after winning the first beta brawl tournament. KingBlackToof joins us to tell us about how he started in game broadcasting and Gwent. The three  then discuss Round One in our strategy section, before digging in to some community feedback.

Stay with us until the end of the podcast to get all the details on our beta-key giveaway!

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E-mail us at commandershornpodcast@gmail.com or contact us on twitter @commandershorn.

Dane can be found @McBeardCH on Twitter, McBeard on YouTube, and mcbearded on Twitch.

Josh can be found @GreyboxerGwent on Twitter, and greyboxer on Twitch.

Matt can be found at @KingBlackToof on Twitter, and KingBlackToof on Youtube and Twitch.

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Sources for this podcast:

Gwent lead designer Damien Monnier leaves CD Projekt Red: http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2016-11-07-gwent-the-witcher-card-game-co-creator-damien-monnier-leaves-cd-projekt-red

Upcoming Open Tournament: Beta Brawl #1.5 (Friday, Nov 11): https://battlefy.com/gwent-beta-brawl/beta-brawl-15/581fc9255bc99048035bee09/info

Upcoming Open Tournament: Beta Brawl #2 (Saturday, Nov 12): https://battlefy.com/gwent-beta-brawl/beta-brawl-2/581fd0a09a55c8300372c3b8/info

Final Bracket from Beta Brawl #1, hosted by Devizz: https://battlefy.com/gwent-beta-brawl/beta-brawl-1/5817c9c1c8ceb84103bff88d/stage/581dc98917a886300301abf6/bracket/

McBeard’s Tournament Decks (Beta Brawl #1):
Skellige: http://www.gwentdb.com/decks/5446-mcbeards-beta-brawl-1-crach-an-craite
Northern Realms: http://www.gwentdb.com/decks/5445-mcbeards-beta-brawl-1-foltest

Beta Brawl Finals video:
https://www.twitch.tv/mcbearded/v/99211869

Article: “Who’s The Beatdown?”
http://www.starcitygames.com/magic/fundamentals/3692_Whos_The_Beatdown.html

10. Commander’s Horn: Building Blocks

Welcome to Commander’s Horn, Episode 10, Hosted by Dane “McBeard”, and Josh “Greyboxer”

A week of Gwent is behind us, and a lot of new players are turning their attention to the game. What better time to discuss some basic Gwent principles? Join us for a detailed look at these Gwent building blocks, as well as a detailed discussion about card value.

E-mail us at commandershornpodcast@gmail.com or contact us on twitter @commandershorn.

Dane can be found @McBeardCH on Twitter, McBeard on YouTube, and mcbearded on Twitch.

Josh can be found @GreyboxerGwent on Twitter, and greyboxer on Twitch.

Sources for this podcast:

“Beta Brawl” Tournament: http://forums.cdprojektred.com/forum/en/gwent/general-discussions-aa/3450242-tournament-beta-brawl-1
Gnimsh’s First Impressions (Reddit): https://www.reddit.com/r/gwent/comments/5a1lrp/my_first_impressions_and_decklists_3_days_in/