Star Realms Minicast

Star Realms Minicast

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Almost daily segments on the White Wizard deck building game, Star Realms.


74: Star Realms Champions
Jul 3, 2018 • 11 min
Wherein I give some updates and we discuss the newest tournament format dreamed up by Ean Teague, Agent Seto.
73: Conflicting Card Text
Jun 13, 2018 • 9 min
Wherein I recount a strange experience with the app and wonder about resolving card conflicts.
71: Fleeting Opportunities
Jun 12, 2018 • 9 min
Wherein we dive into the new arena format and breakdown some of the strategies and game changes.
69: Summer is coming
Jun 8, 2018 • 7 min
Wherein Paul finishes up school and prepares for a massive mega round robin and brainstorms ideas for a giveaway contest.
70: Birthday!!
Jun 8, 2018 • 14 min
Wherein I turn 35 and play some star realms to celebrate.
68: Commitment to the Cause
May 21, 2018 • 9 min
Wherein we dive new are arena and see how crazy things are this week. I take 3 runs at this baby and learn a thing or two.
67: Tabletop Star Realms
May 20, 2018 • 12 min
Wherein I discuss strategic changes and considerations when playing Star Realms with physical cards, and I run a tournament at Geekway to the West.
66: IRL Tournaments
May 18, 2018 • 11 min
Wherein I prepare to run my first star Realms tournament at Geekway to the West 2018, and we discuss the methodology there.
65: Maximum Warp Strategy
May 16, 2018 • 11 min
Wherein we work through your comments and strategy tips for tackling this Maximum Warp arena format!
64: Maximum Warp
May 14, 2018 • 15 min
Wherein we discuss the new arena format and give it a try. Day 1 struggles are on display.
63: Ace Geiger tries Colony Wars
May 11, 2018 • 26 min
Wherein we congratulate Agent Seto for beating me to get his 100th trophy star, and Emil Geiger comes on for a live play, his first ever play with Colony Wars
62: Ruthless Efficiency Stategy
May 10, 2018 • 15 min
Wherein we discuss and analyze the strategic options when playing with Ruthless Efficiency in the arena.
61: Rob Dougherty- Ruthless Efficiency and the Arena
May 6, 2018 • 23 min
Wherein White Wizard Games CEO, Rob Dougherty, joins me on the Minicast to discuss the Arena and announce the new arena format for this week!
60: T3mpt IRL Star Realms Date!!
May 4, 2018 • 5 min
Wherein I meet another Star Realms player face-to-face for some tabletop Realms.
59: Miscellaneous Call-ins
May 4, 2018 • 6 min
Wherein I move through several somewhat disconnected, almost frivolous call-ins and quickly give my thoughts.
58: United Heroes
May 4, 2018 • 15 min
Wherein we study the new United Heroes expansion.
57: Rushed Defenses
May 3, 2018 • 19 min
Wherein we discuss this week’s arena format and scenario, which cards have increased or decreased in value as well as overall strategy when bases go straight to play.
56: In-App Tournaments: The Arena
May 1, 2018 • 27 min
Wherein we check out the newest update to the Star Realms App, the Arena.
56: Explorers
May 1, 2018 • 12 min
Wherein we discuss Explorers and consider their use and relative value.
55: Leaving the Better Card
Apr 30, 2018 • 9 min
Wherein we discuss intentionally buying cheaper cards than you can afford.
54: International Tabletop Day
Apr 28, 2018 • 7 min
Wherein we discuss plans for the upcoming holiday.
53: Matt “TheCutter” Newburg
Apr 25, 2018 • 43 min
Wherein Matt “TheCutter” Newburg, intrepid cohost of Megahaulin, joins me for a discussion and live play
52: Scouts or Vipers?
Apr 23, 2018 • 11 min
Wherein we tackle the age old question of what to scrap early: Scouts or Vipers.
51: Solo Modes
Apr 20, 2018 • 12 min
Wherein we discuss solo modes for playing Star Realms and Hero Realms.
50: Live Play with AceGeiger- VG1BHF
Apr 17, 2018 • 26 min
Wherein we briefly celebrate 50 episodes of Star Realms Minicast, and then switch over to a live play and strategy chat with Emil Geiger. Lots of focus on deck size!
49: Docking Promos
Apr 16, 2018 • 15 min
Wherein we process our feelings about the new docking mechanism and consider its effect on gameplay. Which is your favorite? I also pitch a promo base idea.
48: Live Play with Darwin Kastle VWG1BEHFC2K
Apr 13, 2018 • 24 min
Wherein I try to tie up the lifetime series against Star Realms co-creator, Darwin Kastle in a game of “Big Deck.”
47: Darwin Kastle plus Promo Spoilers
Apr 12, 2018 • 30 min
Wherein Star Realms co-creator, Darwin Kastle, come on for an interview and ends up spoiling 4 new promo cards with a new mechanism: “docking.”
46: Star Realms Grand Prix!!!
Apr 12, 2018 • 9 min
Wherein I compete in the invitational tournament for the top 16 points earners from the Star Realms Prix tournament series.
45: Slumping to the Finish Line
Apr 10, 2018 • 28 min
Wherein I play a couple of realtime games and solicit your analysis to help me break out of a slump.
44: Stalled Trade Row
Apr 10, 2018 • 9 min
Wherein, a caller asks what to do when the trade rwo stalls, and a number of new competitions begin
43: Darwin Kastle, coming soon!
Apr 7, 2018 • 18 min
Wherein we break news that Star Realms creator, Darwin Kastle will be joining me on the show next week, I win another tournament, and play a real-tome game Vs. CbusRipper.
42: New Promos
Apr 6, 2018 • 8 min
Wherein I preview 5 new promo cards coming with the Universal Storage Box.
41: Beginner Strategy
Apr 4, 2018 • 12 min
Wherein we discuss basic strategies and tips for brand new players
Episode 40: Real-time with Vorizori
Mar 31, 2018 • 29 min
Wherein Vorizori returns to the minicast for another real-time playthrough and strategy discussion. The format is WBE.
39: Multiplayer Formats
Mar 30, 2018 • 17 min
Wherein we discuss playing Star Realms with more than 2 players.
38: SRP 2-10
Mar 29, 2018 • 8 min
Wherein Paul competes in the final tournament of this season’s Star Realms Prix, and we discuss the future of the tournament series.
37: Alternate Realms
Mar 28, 2018 • 23 min
Wherein we discuss Hero Realms and Cthulhu Realms. Are they worth exploring?
36: The Love of the Game
Mar 27, 2018 • 16 min
Wherein we discuss how we started with Star Realms and what keeps bringing us back for more.
35: Theme
Mar 26, 2018 • 8 min
Wherein we discuss theme in Star Realms, card titles, flavor text, and more.
34: Card Ranking with Dielzor 2
Mar 24, 2018 • 20 min
Wherein Ryan Diel and I hop on the cast to mull over a couple of card matchups. Underdogs win!
33: Finishers
Mar 23, 2018 • 13 min
Wherein we discuss finisher cards, get some tournament and league updates, and head into Star Realms Prix 2-9.
32: The Ark
Mar 22, 2018 • 13 min
Wherein I play on tilt after losing with early Ark, and I wonder is the Ark as broken as everyone says?
31: Tournaments and Darklighter
Mar 21, 2018 • 8 min
Wherein I begin Rogue Realms Cup #2, we wrap up Colonial War Heroes, and we congrarulate Darklighter on 25k.
30: Practice
Mar 20, 2018 • 10 min
Wherein we talkin’ bout PRACTICE!? I describe some changes to the minicast, and we congratulate SilentAl
29: Superminicast: Play at 100%
Mar 17, 2018 • 1 min
Wherein I’m terrible for lack of attention.
28: Legendary Comander Gambits?
Mar 16, 2018 • 10 min
Wherein we ponder what gambit abilities might come with legendary gambits, and I give a shoutout to an Iron Raft opponent.
27: Blob’s Role, Tournaments, and Alignment Commander Spoilers!
Mar 15, 2018 • 22 min
26: Biolord Walsh
Mar 14, 2018 • 14 min
25: Discard 5
Mar 13, 2018 • 18 min
24: The Colossus
Mar 12, 2018 • 24 min
23: United Assault
Mar 9, 2018 • 18 min
22: Endurance
Mar 8, 2018 • 11 min
21: Stellar Allies Guesses
Mar 7, 2018 • 18 min
20: Hope for Frontiers
Mar 7, 2018 • 12 min
19: Early Scrappers
Mar 5, 2018 • 17 min
18: Absurd Formats
Mar 2, 2018 • 13 min
17: Recycling at the End of Your Deck
Mar 2, 2018 • 11 min
16: Star Realms Prix 2-6 and level 35?
Mar 1, 2018 • 6 min
16: Colonial War Heroes and Triumph
Feb 28, 2018 • 7 min
Wherein we hear an update frkm the BGG league and Colonial War Heroes tournament, and discuss triumph on the realms.
15: Losing Skid + Dielzor
Feb 27, 2018 • 29 min
Wherein Paul loses many games in a row, joins a nee league, and plays Dielzor in an on-air match.
14: Playing with Chaos and a Real-Time Error
Feb 25, 2018 • 22 min
Wherein we discuss strategies for playing with gambits, events, heroes, and year 1 promos. Plus more thoughts on the long game, and a boss battle against AngryPanda featuring a HUGE mistake.
13: The Long Game and 61%
Feb 25, 2018 • 17 min
Wherein Paul celebrates hitting 61% lifetime, and Matt Newburg calls in to discuss “the long game,” plus a real-time playthrough Vs. Luisgon.
12: Anchor Update
Feb 23, 2018 • 17 min
Wherein Paul plays a real-time match and discusses the anchor update and subsequent technical difficulties.
11: Cutter Vs Supply Bot
Feb 21, 2018 • 5 min
Wherein several listeners call-in to give us their take on the eternal question: who you taking first hand, cutter or supply bot?
10: Star Realms Prix 2-5
Feb 20, 2018 • 3 min
Wherein Paul heads to his 4th Star Realms Prix event and tries to break a sad streak. Will he make it to the quarterfinal? Will he lose to AngryPanda again?!
9: baX - WC2K
Feb 18, 2018 • 23 min
Wherein Paul takes on Sam “baX” Hall for a two-sided playthrough and strategy discussion. Would Wrecker and Coalition Fortress be enough, or would a sea of green win the day?
8: Card Ranking with Dielzor
Feb 18, 2018 • 29 min
Wherein Paul and Ryan play the card ranking game on prostarrealms.com.
7: White Wizard Swag
Feb 17, 2018 • 6 min
Wherein Paul freaks out over a box of goodies from the good people at White Wizard Games.
6: Star Realms Prix 2-4
Feb 15, 2018 • 3 min
Wherein Paul takes his third stab at a win on the Star Realms Prix. Format: WC2K
5: Vorizori - WG2K
Feb 13, 2018 • 23 min
Wherein Alex Hines runs up against veteran pilots and cards come in pairs. It’s date night on the trade row.
4: Jkmno - VWE
Feb 12, 2018 • 16 min
Wherein we look to see what mayhem events can bring, while deck speed intensifies.
3: Dielzor - Vanilla
Feb 11, 2018 • 25 min
Wherein special guest Ryan Diel learns a thing or two about vanilla Star Realms.
2: Angry Panda - WC12KEH
Feb 11, 2018 • 6 min
First on-cast game, against AngryPanda. Thanks for the challenge.
1: Hello and Welcome
Feb 11, 2018 • 1 min
Wherein we meet our hero and hear of his plans to talk strategy during real-time games of Star Realms.