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Stormbound Players with a Head for the Game; diving weekly into game strategy, news, and updates!

Stormbound Players with a Head for the Game; diving weekly into game strategy, news, and updates!

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United States

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Stormbound Players with a Head for the Game; diving weekly into game strategy, news, and updates!

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 43: Defense is for Suckers

10/15/2021
The Brewed Sages return... let's face it: because they just like doing this! Discussions on the current state of the game, viability of the different archetypes, and Subaiku's overarching philosophy of playing Stormbound :) And let's also not forget the special congratulations to the Brewed Sage's very own Thomas for achieving the #1 Heroes League rank for the September season!!

Duration:00:35:47

Episode 42: Life, The Universe, and Patch Notes

9/28/2021
The anniversary is over, but the changes roll on! Stormbound is going to have new cards(!!!) AND new brawl modes starting October 1st, and of course there are the usually buffs and burfs - don't worry, your favorite Brewed Sage is here to talk all about the changes (unfortunately, so are the other two ;) )

Duration:01:09:04

Episode 41: A Rolling StoneyJ Gathers No Moss

9/11/2021
The Brewed Sages are back with a special guest StoneyJ25 -- the current reigning champion of the Stormbound Heroes League for 3 straight months! How does he do it? What are his opinions on the state of the game? Find out all of this and how to build a deck for ladder!

Duration:00:37:25

Episode 40: When a Sheep is Shorn, a Chill Gets His Beard

8/29/2021
EARLY STORMBOUND PATCH NOTES!!!! Seriously, it doesn't get any better than this. The Brewed Sages try an non-synchronous episode (due to necessity, not a desire to complicated our lives further). Here's all of our hot takes on the upcoming changes and the anniversary celebration!

Duration:06:19:38

Episode 39: The 800 Pound Sheep in the Room

8/6/2021
The Brewed Sages are back (all three of them (๑•́ ヮ •̀๑) ) and they've been jamming the new and improved Rogue Sheep in every Stormbound deck they can. What's working? What's not? What happened to The Meta Report, anyway... and what's a Deck Detective? Find out all of this and so much more in this episode of the Brewed Sages!!

Duration:00:52:38

Episode 38: There Will Be Blood (Ministers)

7/27/2021
You're gonna need to drink a milkshake to get through all 1:36 of this Stormbound content! The Brewed Sages welcome back Thomas the Train and dissect the latest patch notes - which encompass some of the largest changes to the game in its history. Balance changes, new (permanent) store offerings, and major changes to Brawl give us more to discuss than we can frankly fit into a single episode, but we give it our best shot!

Duration:08:19:30

Episode 37: Holding Back the Year

7/15/2021
Over 6 months of Stormbound has come and gone in 2021... which doesn't sound like much until you step back and really *LOOK* at how much has changed! If you're seeing (Simply) red, The Brewed Sages have a 1/2 year in review; focusing on the card & mechanic balance changes, the rewards changes, and the different brawls we now have - too much analysis for just 1 hour!

Duration:06:45:30

Episode 36: Going Rogue-like

6/30/2021
The Brewed Sages are back once more. Freeloader and Subaiku (and yes, even Catloader) chime in on the ENORMOUS changes that are coming to Stormbound! Some balance changes, of course, a new card - but even more excitingly some BIG changes to Brawl: Check out the new modifiers, and the breadcrumbs Sheepyard has left us on the other changes to the mode which may give it a whole new feel!

Duration:01:07:42

Episode 35: Casual Ultimate Warrior

6/22/2021
It may be a crazy month for the Brewed Sages, but they still managed to find some time to discuss their favorite topic: STORMBOUND! How's the season going? What's the meta look like? And... wait... new brawl modes?!

Duration:04:29:42

Bon Chance, Mon Ahmi

6/7/2021
The Brewed Sages are back again - it's a new month and we have new changes to cards that we've been play testing... well, at least some of them :). Is Unstable better? Is all the "Ahmi is really getting nerfed" talk for real? Do any of the other cards that got buffed see play? Find out - and learn about all the goings on in the community tournament scene (thanks Derk!) in this episode!

Duration:00:29:30

Episode 33: Tres Bon, Mon Ahmi

5/28/2021
The Brewed Sages are back again! Discussing all the goings on in the Stormbound tournament community, the reveal of two new cards, and the ever exciting balance changes! A nerf (or two) sprinkled with some buffs... what does the June meta have in store for us - listen to find out!

Duration:01:06:22

Episode 32: Meet Me in the Meta

5/16/2021
The Brewed Sages return yet again! This time with our third straight guest host - Emkaem! We dive into May's Meta Report, some fun community tournaments, and we dive deeper into the state of the game. What mana-cost is under represented in the game? What deck is STILL tops for strength? Find out! Check out May's BS Meta Report here: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1z4h7UJFnMw1eSBPFg3iLL9mY2SrU6hkoKQeTNMurXBk/edit?usp=sharing After forgetting last week, here is the walk-through for...

Duration:00:34:37

Episode 31: 2 Reckless 2 Rush, Tokyo Draft

5/9/2021
The Brewed Sages are back (with their first repeat guest!) to discuss goings on within the Stormbound community and recent May update. What new modes are being developed by the one and only Reckless Rush? How do they work, and most importantly: how much fun can they be?!

Duration:03:01:19

Episode 30: Heeding the Call of the Swarm

4/30/2021
The Brewed Sages return with sweet manna from heaven: Stormbound PATCH NOTES! What's receiving a buff? Which cards get the nerf hammer? Most importantly, are there any Burfs? Also, we open up the third chair to a guest host - an amazing voice from the community (honestly, we're just as surprised as you are that they came on!).

Duration:03:29:16

Episode 29: Pouring One Out

4/29/2021
The Brewed Sages say goodbye to one of their own. Arthis leaves the podcast with one last analysis of the current state of Stormbound.

Duration:02:58:37

Episode 28: One Card's Nerf is Another Card's Buff

4/19/2021
The Brewed Sages are back again - this time with the April BS Meta Report! How is Stormbound balancing? Did last month's nerfs work? If so, what cards are replacing Ubass and Mirz in the meta? Find out all of this and more! Also, don't forget to check out this month's BS Meta Report: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1z4h7UJFnMw1eSBPFg3iLL9mY2SrU6hkoKQeTNMurXBk/edit?usp=sharing

Duration:02:21:49

Episode 27: No Farms, No Food

4/8/2021
Subaiku and Freeloader return to discuss the end of the first season of The Hero League in Stormbound (congrats to RealSHTTTT!!), the state of the recent balance changes, and how can farming ever really be "fixed". Also... wait, is this REAL VIDEO ON YOUTUBE??? Is this the face of a top 100 Stormbound player? A serial killer? Someone who uses Light Mode? ALL OF THE ABOVE?

Duration:01:12:29

Episode 26: Patch Me if You Can

3/29/2021
The Brewed Sages are back to close out the first month of the Hero League. We have patch notes for the upcoming Stormbound changes to discuss! What got nerfed? What got nerfed but didn't? What even is a nerf? All this and Avian Stalkers for your listening enjoyment!

Duration:03:20:48

Episode 25: There Goes My Hero

3/22/2021
The Brewed Sages - well 2 out of 3 - are back again! We have a new Heroes League... and not all seems to be well at the top. Are we doing this right? Is it broken? Should we just walk away (Renee)? How can we survive the month-long competition, and more importantly, how can we as podcasters give our audience some idea for what playing in the Heroes League feels like?

Duration:03:51:35

Episode 24: Running and GUNnig

3/15/2021
The Brewed Sages are back for the March BS Meta Report! Learn about the state of the Stormbound Meta: what decks are strong and which have been nerfed to the bottom of the barrel? Are we achieving balance in the game? They also discuss the idea of a GUN (Generally Useful Neutral) and the number of such in use... is it healthy for the game? As usual, you can find the BS Meta Report on our home page or here:...

Duration:03:26:14