Interview with 2017 Guild Ball World Champion, Alex Botts
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Alex, by now everyone in our hobby has seen your face or heard that you are the 2017 World Champion of Guild Ball. But I’m not sure if everyone fully appreciates the truly herculean feat you accomplished to get there. A quick recap:   Friday, you jumped into the 83 person Guild Ball meat-grinder that was the LCQ and came …
Interview with Henry Kay, Steamcon UK LCQ winner
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This past weekend was one of the most exciting weekends for Guild Ball fans ever! SteamCon UK dropped a lot of exciting news on us: new players, new guilds, new leagues, new roster sizes and so much more. (if you missed the keynote you can listen to a recap here) In addition to excellent news we also got to watch some …
Butchers (Ox) vs Engineers (Ballista) battle report
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Dan’s Butchers Rich’s Engineers Draft decision process Fillet is absent on purpose. I prefer Ox as my Butcher’s captain because of his easier access to KD, his ability to impact the game even when he’s not activating via The Owner’s aura and his overall influence flexibility with ranged character plays. If you want a deeper Ox discussion check out this article …
Systema Gaming, GB tournament bundle review
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You know how some people can’t stand it when their food touches? I’m exactly like that when it comes to my models and accessories. Every time I see someone with an army of models sliding about an empty shoe box my skin crawls. And the same goes for accessories, ziplock bags are for sandwiches people, not tokens! I lucked into …
Countercharge Ep18: Vayl, Consul of Everblight
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  Vayl, Consul of Everblight (Vayl2)   The lists Deployment Deployment: scenario was recon, I deployed an angel on each flank to get in each zone, battle engine centrally and seraph centrally to help whichever flank needed it and the scythean on the left so it wouldn’t get hung up by the building in the middle. Vayl deployed to take …
Ox & Shank are competitive, interview with Greg Day
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  Last week, the World Team Championship for Guild Ball took place in Belgium. If you’ve never followed the WTC before, it is basically the olympics of Guild Ball, close to 100 different coaches from around the world saved, studied and trained for this tournament and fought to win glory for their respective countries. In the end, Germany took home …
Butcher’s impression on Guild Identity Cards
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  On September 1st Steamforged Games introduced a new layer of tactics to the game of Guild Ball by sharing with the community to Guild Identity Cards. Similar to plot cards, GIC’s are a new item that coaches will choose before each game to help give them an advantage. GIC’s differ from plot cards in a couple of ways, the biggest …