New Orders

New Orders
An Imperial Assault Skirmish Strategy Podcast
14 – Heart of the Empire Command Card Review
Nov 20, 2017 • 41 min
In this episode we review all the Command Cards from the recent Heart of the Empire wave. If you’d like to follow allong with visuals, we used these pages: Heart of the Empire Box Command Cards Ahsoka Command Cards Maul Command Cards…
13 – Heart of the Empire Deployment Cards Initial Review
Oct 25, 2017 • 71 min
In this episode we have some initial reactions to the skirmish deployment cards from Heart of the Empire. We start with Imperial cards, then move to Mercenary cards, and finally discuss Rebel cards. Some small corrections for things I misspoke about in…
12 – Interview with Imperial Assault Designer Jonathan Ying
Oct 13, 2017 • 30 min
We sat down with Imperial Assault Designer Jonathan Ying for a quick chat at SHUX. He talks to us about the origins of Imperial Assault and the skirmish mode. He also tells some other fun & interesting stories about IA development. Jonathan’s new game is…
11 – Nal Hutta Swamps & Ugnaught List
Sep 25, 2017 • 47 min
In this episode we discuss the most recent map added to tournament rotation: Nal Hutta Swamps (link to detailed map preview). We also discuss the Ugnaught swarm list that has won several recent tournaments. For reference, the list is commonly made up of…
10 – Mini Episode on the IA Skirmish Map Project & Network Neutrality
Jul 12, 2017 • 7 min
In this mini episode we discuss the Imperial Assault Skirmish Map Project and Network Neutrality. Imperial Assault Skirmish Map Project GitHub Home Map Project in Image DB Most importantly, please take a minute to learn about Network…
9 – Jabba’s Palace, Droid Wave, & Cards We Got Wrong
Jun 21, 2017 • 58 min
We’re back after a break, so thanks for sticking with us. This episode covers: Impressions and strategy on the Jabba’s Palace map. Review of the Deployment Cards in the Droid-Themed Reinforcement Wave: including Hera, Chopper, 0-0-0, BT-1, Jawas, and…
8 – BoardWars Tournament
Mar 23, 2017 • 81 min
Thanks to BoardWars for hosting this Imperial Assault Vassal Tournament. This is a full tournament report with discussion and strategy for each round. You might also want to watch some of the match report videos linked below: video battle…
7 – Anchorhead Map, Points for Kills, Jabba’s Realm Command Cards
Feb 1, 2017 • 50 min
In this episode we discuss: The new Anchorhead Cantina Map The new Points for Kills rules All the Command Cards from the Jabba’s Realm wave. Please follow along in the command card discussion with visuals from Jabba’s Realm Box, Rangers,…
6 – Northern California Regionals (Dec 2016)
Dec 19, 2016
We discuss our experience at the Northern California Regionals. Also some excitement (but no spoilers) for Rogue One! You can contact us on Twitter @IANewOrders Nick also posts frequently on the FFG Forums as ‘nickv2002’ here’s the New Orders thread.
5 – ISB Headquarters & Worlds Discussion
Nov 1, 2016
In this episode we discuss the new ISB Headquarters map. We also talk about the upcoming World Championship for Imperial Assault, specifically covering the metagame, lists we would play, and general tournament advice. Here’s a preview of the new ISB…
4 – Rancor, Weequays, Gamorreans, & Jet Troopers Spoiler Discussion
Sep 27, 2016
In this episode we discuss the newest spoilers from Jabba’s Realm after doing a bit of testing on the Rancor, Weequays, Gamorreans, and Jet Troopers over the weekend. Please review the new cards (we don’t spell out every detail on the episode) and join…
3 – Jabba Spoilers, Cross-Training, & Recent Tournaments
Sep 20, 2016
First up is a quick discussion of 2 recent tournaments. Second, we discuss when to roll a white or black die with Cross-Trained Stormtroopers. This is the Damage Probability Calculator we use. Finally, for the bulk of the episode (starting at 12m50s), we…
2 – Summer Kit Tournament Report
Sep 6, 2016
A short report on a recent Summer Kit Tournament we attended. We discuss the list we played with and against, and also how the overall metagame is shaping up in our area.
1 – 2016 North American Championship at Gen Con
Sep 3, 2016
Thanks for listening to New Orders an Imperial Assault Skirmish Strategy Podcast In this first episode we talk about our experience 2016 North American Championship which was held at Gen Con.