Welcome to Marvel Champions Monthly: A Fan Podcast about the game Marvel Champions designed by Caleb Grace and Michael Boggs at Fantasy Flight Games. Join hosts: KennedyHawk, Crimson, Lester, and guest host Tommy as we discuss our favorite card game. This episode we celebrate the release of Doctor Stranger and take you into his wizarding world with a decklist prepared for each aspect of his magic. You can find the decklists embedded in the shownotes at our site https://mcm-podcast.com/?p=346 After we discuss the Dr. Strange release we go over the recently announce Kang pack! If you want to hear our thoughts on individual Dr. Strange cards be sure to check out our card reviews on youtube!
Welcome to Marvel Champions Monthly: A Fan Podcast about the game Marvel Champions designed by Caleb Grace and Michael Boggs at Fantasy Flight Games. Join hosts: KennedyHawk, Crimson, Lester, and Amerikano as we discuss our favorite card game. This episode we discuss each hero released so far (up through Black Widow). We discuss the best aspect pairing for each hero and rank them into tiers (S, A, B and C). Listen and hear which heroes come out on top and which are left in tears.
04:30 Tier Hero Rankings
48:00 Listener Questions
Welcome to Marvel Champions Monthly: A Fan Podcast about the game Marvel Champions designed by Caleb Grace and Michael Boggs at Fantasy Flight Games. Join hosts: KennedyHawk, Crimson, Lester, and Amerikano as we discuss our favorite card game. This episode is for all the new players thinking about trying out this game. We overview the game, discuss some tips for starting out and strategy tips for newbies. Later in the episode we discuss common rules questions/mistakes, ways to bling out your game, and community resources. Check out the time stamps below to jump to the segment you are most interested to hear. You can also check out our SHIELD Agent Training article series geared at new players with new articles being posted 1-2 times a month.
01:45 Overview of Marvel Champions
06:00 What to Buy?
12:40 Starting Out and Deckbuilding
24:20 Strategy Tips
36:00 Common Rules Mistakes/Questions
44:00 Component Upgrades
56:00 Community Resources (Link)
1:00:45 What other games might you enjoy?
Welcome to Marvel Champions Monthly: A Fan Podcast about the game Marvel Champions designed by Caleb Grace and Michael Boggs at Fantasy Flight Games. Join hosts: KennedyHawk, Crimson, Lester, and Amerikano as we discuss our favorite card game – Marvel Champions! A great community has begun to form around this game and we wanted to celebrate that with a series of brief community interviews. We’ve prerecorded several interviews with community members and other content creators to create a Worldmind episode. We hope you enjoy this perspective from the Marvel Champions Community.
Guest Hosts Include:
Remedy (Alter-Egos Podcast)
CarlosM88 (Deck-celsior Podcast)
MightyJim (The Card Game Cooperative)
Jedi Geek Girl (I Rebel Destiny)
Vardaen (Critical Encounters)
BananaCrapshoot (The Side Scheme)
Supersonick (Crappy Comics)
Welcome to Marvel Champions Monthly: a Fan Podcast about the card game Marvel Champions designed by Fantasy Flight games. In this issue we cover the core-set villain Klaw discussing some memorable games we’ve had, some lore, and some strategy to use against this unpredictable villain! Special Guest host Steve from the Critical Encounters Podcast joins us to cover the Aggression aspect for Lester. Thanks Steve!
2:30 Klaw Overview
6:30 Memorable Klaw Games
8:00 Special Guest Host Joins From Critical Encounters Podcast
13:30 Klaw Lore
21:00 T’Challa’s Tactical Talk – Strategies Against Klaw
31:00 In a Secret Lair Somewhere – Modular sets suited for Klaw
Welcome to Marvel Champions Monthly: a Fan Podcast. We are a (now) twice a month podcast about Marvel Champions the card game by Fantasy Flight Games. In this Episode join hosts: KennedyHawk, Crimson, and Amerikano as we go over various topics. We discuss a fun way to deck build for Marvel Champions, using the shuffle building concepts of AEG’s Smash Up. We provide 25 card decks (one for each aspect) that are meant to be versatile and shuffled in with any hero. Once Black Widow is publishable on MarvelCDB we’ll release them there. Finally, we dissect the nefarious villain phase and break down the exact steps that occur when a Villain activates!
0:00 Intro, News, Recent Plays
8:30 Carol Danvers Casual Champions
10:00 Super-Hero Smash Up (Justice)
17:30 Super-Hero Smash Up (Leadership)
23:50 Super-Hero Smash Up (Protection)
32:50 Super-Hero Smash Up (Aggression)
36:45 Rules Lawyer Debate: Villain Activation
Join a reduced crew: KennedyHawk and Crimson along with special guest Matt Newman to discuss the design and stories behind the Black Widow hero pack. This episode is bite-sized but packs quite a sting. Let us know if you like the designer insight interview and we’ll try to line more of them up in the future! Special thanks to Matt for coming on the show and sharing all his thoughts and intents with the amazing Black Widow design!
1:00 Get to know Matt Newman (design for the Black Widow hero kit and other great games at Fantasy Flight Games!)
7:00 Black Widow Design Discussion
32:20 Arkham Horror LCG Primer
35:30 End Interview!
Join the MCM Podcast crew: KennedyHawk, Crimson, Lester, and Amerikano as they discuss Black widow and eagerly await her release. We discuss some recent plays and Crimson leads the Tony Stark Deck Garage segment into an interesting build of Black Widow Protection: Always Ready Widow (which uses new cards from both Widow’s and Dr. Stanges pack). In the second half of the episode we discuss our favorite cards in Black Widow’s pack and talk about the lore relationship between Winter Soldier and Natasha!
0:00 Intros and Quarantine Survival Check
3:00 Recent Plays
13:00 Tony Stark’s Deck Garage – Black Widow / Protection with Crimson
30:00 Black Widow – Favorite Cards
51:00 Brief Lore Discussion
Join hosts: KennedyHawk, Crimson, and Lester as we dis— wait, what’s that — ANOTHER HOST! Amerikano joins the cast as a Protection specialized co-host. This episode is all about the big campaign box reveal. We’ll be discussing everything we’ve seen about the box with an overview of: Spider-woman, Hawkeye, the Villains, the Campaign mode and we’ll wrap things up with a discussion about the silhouette prompts for the next wave of villains and heroes! Special Thanks to Guardian Games from Portland, OR. You can find them on facebook and thank them for the support to our show.
Spider-Women Discussion (5:00)
Hawkeye Discussion (19:00)
Villain Discussion (36:00)
Campaign Mode Discussion (56:00)
New Silhouette Guesses (1:05:00)
Welcome to Episode 9 of Marvel Champions Monthly…
a podcast about the Marvel Champions LCG by Fantasy Flight Games!
Join hosts: KennedyHawk, Crimson, and Lester as we discuss an arrange of topics including: recent news, a new deck garage primer, the latest RRG update, opinions on Wrecking Crew, and a recap on Dr. Strange spoilers.
This month we help Lester build a Black Panther – Aggression deck using some of the new cards from Thor’s pack! Will Crimson try out this deck or is it a Wakanda For-Never?
0:01:45 News Segment
0:05:37 When We Last Saw Our Heroes (Recent Plays)
0:16:15 Tony Stark’s Deck Garage (Black Panther Aggression)
0:34:45 Marvel Comic Reading Club (Black Widow Lore)
0:41:47 Jennifer Walter’s Rules Lawyer Minute (RRG Updates)
1:00:30 Meanwhile In a Secret Lair (Modular Set Review and Strategy vs Legions of Hydra)
1:07:00 Crimson mysteriously vanishes
1:15:30 SHIELD Villain Database (Wrecking Crew Discussion)
1:30:00 New Hero Recap (Dr. Strange Spoilers)
1:43:00 A Hero Returns (Crimson rejoins us to discuss Wrecking Crew and Dr. Strange)