27 – Nightmare


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Dead Marshes by Cor Blok

Dead Marshes by Cor Blok

Derek, Ian, and Matthew expand the fellowship with Chris (Mirkwood Runner) and Matthew H! We discuss some big, general ideas about Nightmare play in LOTR LCG. Enjoy and sorry for the sound issues.

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Bumper music, as always, by Portugal. The Man. Opening music from the LOTR Soundtrack

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26 – Helm’s Deep

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The gents are back with a strategic look at the Helm’s Deep quest from Treason of Saruman. Spoiler: there is no easy way to beat it. Enjoy!

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Bumper music, as always, by Portugal. The Man. Opening music from the LOTR Soundtrack

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25 – Book Club I – Prologue


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Bilbo by Bros. Hildebrandt

Bilbo by Bros. Hildebrandt

The Grey Company begins it new ‘book club’ series with a hard look at the Prologue. We discuss the text itself, cards that have been made from its examples, fresh card ideas, and custom cards from listeners. Enjoy!

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Custom cards, by Ian:
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Custom cards, by Diedert K:
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Custom cards, by Phillippe:
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24.5 – The Lost Realm (Quests)


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The full Grey Company reviews the quests of the Lost Realm box and discuss strategy for beating the difficult scenarios. Also our new mailbag section and some important announcements! Dan’s cat chimes in.

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24 – The Lost Realm (Player Cards)


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Dan, Derek, and Matthew take a look at the new player cards released with The Lost Realm expansion! Next episode will be a strategy session and review of the quests from that box.

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Opening music from The Hobbit film soundtrack. Bumper music, as always, by Portugal. The Man.  Top image courtesy Master of Lore.

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23 – The Core Set


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The Grey Company goes back in time to talk about the Core Set and what it means to get into the game as a new player, to address some questions posed by listener Robert H (thanks!). We also offer some helpful tips to newcomers and talk about what Core cards hold up, and which don’t.

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Opening music from The Hobbit film soundtrack. Bumper music, as always, by Portugal. The Man

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22 – The Hobbit Special


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Dan, Derek, and Ian are joined by Mike, the Master of Lore! They spend the longest episode yet discussing The Hobbit: the films, the book, and the game. Each quest is analyzed and compared to the other versions.

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Opening music from The Hobbit film soundtrack. Bumper music, as always, by Portugal. The Man. Wonderful eagle/bear sound effects by Master of Lore.

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