Brewed Sages

By  Freeloader, Subaiku and Thomas Petree

The Brewed Sages is the first Stormbound podcast, by Freeloader, Subaiku, and Thomas Petree. They gather around the mic on a regular basis to discuss everything Stormbound. Tune in, and enjoy the show!

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Looking to get that special someone a gift this holiday? Check out the new Brewed Sages Merchandise Store! All proceeds (which are expected to derive entirely from our three spouses) go to offset our hosting costs.

Be sure to check their meta report spreadsheet and follow @BrewedSages on Twitter to avoid missing any new episode!

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Brewed Sages

The Brewed Sages (yes... all 3 of them this time!) have finally reunited and just wanna talk Stormbound.  No notes, no structure ‑ just 3 guys who love SB chatting about the game.

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1 hour 9 minutes and 5 seconds

Two Ancients and an Elder Walk into a Bar

The Brewed Sages (yes... all 3 of them this time!) have finally reunited and just wanna talk Stormbound.  No notes, no structure - just 3 guys who love SB chatting about the game.

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Brewed Sages

Once more, the Brewed Sages have returned to give you the rundown on all the upcoming balance changes (and new cards!!) coming in May.

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1 hour and 8 minutes

Thomas Has a Cold

Once more, the Brewed Sages have returned to give you the rundown on all the upcoming balance changes (and new cards!!) coming in May.

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Despite being under the weather, or very own Subaiku HEROICALLY joins Thomas and Freeloader to discuss the upcoming balance changes, new cards, and other Stormbound stuff arriving in April!

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52 minutes and 16 seconds

Subaiku Has a Cold

Despite being under the weather, or very own Subaiku HEROICALLY joins Thomas and Freeloader to discuss the upcoming balance changes, new cards, and other Stormbound stuff arriving in April!

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Brewed Sages

The Brewed Sages return once more, this time with community news, Maxwell's requested Deck Detective (FINALLY!!!), and so much more of the Stormbound content you crave.

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41 minutes and 24 seconds

Draw Your GUNs, Varmint!

The Brewed Sages return once more, this time with community news, Maxwell's requested Deck Detective (FINALLY!!!), and so much more of the Stormbound content you crave.

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Brewed Sages

Patch notes released? We have the all the takes you handle, piping hot out of the oven.  Buffs? Nerfs? New cards? All of the above, and at least some of our analysis will be right!

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1 hour and 18 minutes

Bad Boxer! No Biscuit!

Patch notes released? We have the all the takes you handle, piping hot out of the oven.  Buffs? Nerfs? New cards? All of the above, and at least some of our analysis will be right!

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Brewed Sages

An info‑packed episode on all things Stormbound! How is the new winter ancient? What do we think about the upcoming swarm ancient? And how about a good ol' Deck Detective analyzing ROADAV's deck from January!

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43 minutes and 49 seconds

Death on the Orgone Trail

An info-packed episode on all things Stormbound! How is the new winter ancient? What do we think about the upcoming swarm ancient? And how about a good ol' Deck Detective analyzing ROADAV's deck from January!

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Brewed Sages

Oh, what a year it has been, fellow Stormbound players — and the Brewed Sages have compiled it all into 1 short hour of fun for you! What changed in 2021? What was added? Do we like where this game is headed?

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1 hour and 7 minutes

A Stormbound Odyssey

Oh, what a year it has been, fellow Stormbound players — and the Brewed Sages have compiled it all into 1 short hour of fun for you! What changed in 2021? What was added? Do we like where this game is headed?

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Brewed Sages

Back to bring tidings of a Holiday miracle: Draft Mode is here and it’s wonderful! We also will give you a walk‑through of our BS Guide for the new mode (of course!) and data on the health and growth of the game!

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46 minutes and 3 seconds

Tokyo Draft (Redux)

Back to bring tidings of a Holiday miracle: Draft Mode is here and it’s wonderful! We also will give you a walk-through of our BS Guide for the new mode (of course!) and data on the health and growth of the game!

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Patch notes are out, what do we think? Listeners have questions, what are the answers? And most importantly: WHAT DOES THE MIRC’s VOICE SOUND LIKE????

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1 hour and 27 minutes

Weathering the Storm-bound

Patch notes are out, what do we think? Listeners have questions, what are the answers? And most importantly: WHAT DOES THE MIRC’s VOICE SOUND LIKE????

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Brewed Sages

We have so much to discuss from our new merch store, community news, the new Meta Report and the new Draft Mode!

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48 minutes and 6 seconds

Get Your Veggies!

We have so much to discuss from our new merch store, community news, the new Meta Report and the new Draft Mode!

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Brewed Sages

We have our most anticipated monthly installment: the Patch Notes episode! What cards are getting nerfed? What cards are getting burfed? What cards might transition from meme to meta?

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49 minutes

Scrapping Plans for the Holidays

We have our most anticipated monthly installment: the Patch Notes episode! What cards are getting nerfed? What cards are getting burfed? What cards might transition from meme to meta?

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Brewed Sages

A new Meta Report—this one with even more BS! Listen in as we walk you through its data, how to use it, and most importantly how it can help you play our favorite game!

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51 minutes

Avian Stalker Synergies

A new Meta Report—this one with even more BS! Listen in as we walk you through its data, how to use it, and most importantly how it can help you play our favorite game!

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Brewed Sages

We have patch notes but we also have an interview with the one and only Brzoza! How has the last year of development been for Sheepyard What treasures are in store for players this coming year?

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1 hour and 43 minutes

Yippee Ki Yaya, Brzoza

We have patch notes but we also have an interview with the one and only Brzoza! How has the last year of development been for Sheepyard What treasures are in store for players this coming year?

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Brewed Sages

Discussions on the current state of the game, viability of the different archetypes, and Subaiku’s overarching philosophy of playing Stormbound!

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55 minutes and 19 seconds

Defense is for Suckers

Discussions on the current state of the game, viability of the different archetypes, and Subaiku’s overarching philosophy of playing Stormbound!

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Brewed Sages

Back with a special guest, StoneyJ25, the current reigning champion of Heroes League for 3 straight months! How does he do it? What are his opinions on the state of the game?

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56 minutes and 43 seconds

A Rolling StoneyJ Gathers No Moss

Back with a special guest, StoneyJ25, the current reigning champion of Heroes League for 3 straight months! How does he do it? What are his opinions on the state of the game?

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Brewed Sages

New cards AND new Brawl modes starting October 1st, and of course there are the usually buffs and burfs!

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1 hour and 9 minutes

Life, The Universe, and Patch Notes

New cards AND new Brawl modes starting October 1st, and of course there are the usually buffs and burfs!

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Brewed Sages

Jamming the new and improved Rogue Sheep in every deck. What’s working? What’s not? What happened to The Meta Report, anyway... and what's a Deck Detective?

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47 minutes and 19 seconds

The 800 Pound Sheep in the Room

Jamming the new and improved Rogue Sheep in every deck. What’s working? What’s not? What happened to The Meta Report, anyway... and what's a Deck Detective?

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Brewed Sages

The Brewed Sages try an asynchronous episode (due to necessity, not a desire to complicate our lives further). Here’s all of our hot takes on the upcoming changes and the anniversary celebration!

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1 hour and 11 minutes

When a Sheep is Shorn, a Chill Gets His Beard

The Brewed Sages try an asynchronous episode (due to necessity, not a desire to complicate our lives further). Here’s all of our hot takes on the upcoming changes and the anniversary celebration!

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Brewed Sages

Welcoming back Thomas and dissecting 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 updates to the Brawl!

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1 hour and 36 minutes

There Will Be Blood (Ministers)

Welcoming back Thomas and dissecting 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 updates to the Brawl!

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Brewed Sages

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?!

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48 minutes and 10 seconds

Casual Ultimate Warrior

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?!

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Brewed Sages

Half a year in review: focusing on the balance changes, the rewards changes, and the different brawls we now have—too much analysis for just 1 hour!

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1 hour and 21 minutes

Holding Back the Year

Half a year in review: focusing on the balance changes, the rewards changes, and the different brawls we now have—too much analysis for just 1 hour!

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We chime in on the ENORMOUS changes that are coming! 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!

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1 hour and 2 minutes

Going Rogue-like

We chime in on the ENORMOUS changes that are coming! 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!

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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!

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40 minutes and 38 seconds

Bon Chance, Mon Ahmi

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!

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Discussing 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!

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59 minutes and 57 seconds

Très bon, mon Ahmi

Discussing 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!

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Brewed Sages

Discussing the 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?!

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45 minutes and 44 seconds

2 Reckless 2 Rush, Tokyo Draft

Discussing the 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?!

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Brewed Sages

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?

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57 minutes and 02 seconds

Meet me in the meta

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?

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Brewed Sages

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

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45 minutes and 12 seconds

Pouring One Out

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

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Brewed Sages

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.

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54 minutes and 33 seconds

Heeding the Call of the Swarm

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.

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Brewed Sages

We 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.”

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53 minutes and 47 seconds

No Farms, No Food

We 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.”

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Brewed Sages

Back again 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!

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35 minutes and 31 seconds

One Card's Nerf is Another Card's Buff

Back again 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!

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Brewed Sages

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!

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48 minutes and 29 seconds

Patch Me if You Can

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!

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Brewed Sages

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?

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51 minutes and 45 seconds

There Goes My Hero

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?

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Brewed Sages

What decks are strong and which have been nerfed? Are we achieving balance in the game? Also discussing the idea of a GUN (Generally Useful Neutral) and the number of such in use… is it healthy for the game?

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52 minutes and 52 seconds

Running and GUNning

What decks are strong and which have been nerfed? Are we achieving balance in the game? Also discussing the idea of a GUN (Generally Useful Neutral) and the number of such in use… is it healthy for the game?

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Brewed Sages

How goes the early days of our new era? Is it a welcome change, or is it more of the same? Overall, how do the Brewed Sages feel about the current set of recent balance changes?

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47 minutes and 9 seconds

Steady as She Goes

How goes the early days of our new era? Is it a welcome change, or is it more of the same? Overall, how do the Brewed Sages feel about the current set of recent balance changes?

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Brewed Sages

What card do they think is keeping rush down in the meta? Also, Arthis drops a HOT new track for the BS Meta Report theme song. Finally Emkaem wants to know which Brewed Sages episode is each hosts’ favorite… listen to find out!

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52 minutes and 07 seconds

Head Banging to HV

What card do they think is keeping rush down in the meta? Also, Arthis drops a HOT new track for the BS Meta Report theme song. Finally Emkaem wants to know which Brewed Sages episode is each hosts’ favorite… listen to find out!

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Brewed Sages

Who won Hanoo’s tournament? What cards are getting hit with the nerf hammer for March? What’s up with the new cards being introduced and… WAIT!! WHAT?? A NEW LEAGUE?!

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1 hour and 5 minutes

Holding Out for a Hero (League)

Who won Hanoo’s tournament? What cards are getting hit with the nerf hammer for March? What’s up with the new cards being introduced and… WAIT!! WHAT?? A NEW LEAGUE?!

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Brewed Sages

We have all the analysis you could hope for on the new Temple of Heart, the changes to Confusion and Temple Guardians, along with plenty of laughs and bad ideas!

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44 minutes and 46 seconds

19 More than Subaiku Planned For

We have all the analysis you could hope for on the new Temple of Heart, the changes to Confusion and Temple Guardians, along with plenty of laughs and bad ideas!

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Brewed Sages

An episode chalk full of upcoming changes to Stormbound! New cards, upgrades, game mechanic changes, and even quality of life improvements are all detailed!

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39 minutes and 39 seconds

The Temple Guardians of Doom

An episode chalk full of upcoming changes to Stormbound! New cards, upgrades, game mechanic changes, and even quality of life improvements are all detailed!

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Brewed Sages

We have news, we have an interview, we have a NEW CARD, and we have all the fun and excitement you can expect from three guys chatting about Stormbound!

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55 minutes and 45 seconds

Hocus Focus

We have news, we have an interview, we have a NEW CARD, and we have all the fun and excitement you can expect from three guys chatting about Stormbound!

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Brewed Sages

The hosts discuss the January edition of the BS Meta Report, provide an important PSA about playing Stormbound on an iOS device, and discuss the ever… existing card Rapid Mousers!

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48 minutes and 26 seconds

The BS is Getting PhD

The hosts discuss the January edition of the BS Meta Report, provide an important PSA about playing Stormbound on an iOS device, and discuss the ever… existing card Rapid Mousers!

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Brewed Sages

How are the balance changes going? Will The Brewed Sages be doing anything new this year? These questions and more will be answered—and come check out our new section: Card of the Week!

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46 minutes and 18 seconds

The Donuts of (Joust) Champions

How are the balance changes going? Will The Brewed Sages be doing anything new this year? These questions and more will be answered—and come check out our new section: Card of the Week!

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Brewed Sages

An incredible interview with the one‑and‑only RecklessRush + the patch notes for the upcoming January update from Sheepyard as our little holiday gift to one and all.

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1 hour and 13 minutes

Ending the Year with Vitality

An incredible interview with the one-and-only RecklessRush + the patch notes for the upcoming January update from Sheepyard as our little holiday gift to one and all.

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Brewed Sages

The hosts are back to discuss the 3rd BS Meta Report, whether Linked Golems are too powerful and the Conquest Tournament organized by the community!

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55 minutes and 53 seconds

Linked Golems are POG Champs

The hosts are back to discuss the 3rd BS Meta Report, whether Linked Golems are too powerful and the Conquest Tournament organized by the community!

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Brewed Sages

Freeloader gets a new friend to play with, Arthis has a new way to spend money in game, and Subaiku is just thankful he won’t see Earyn + Gift anymore… truly, a season to be grateful!

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47 minutes and 05 seconds

Bot Friends 4 Ever

Freeloader gets a new friend to play with, Arthis has a new way to spend money in game, and Subaiku is just thankful he won’t see Earyn + Gift anymore… truly, a season to be grateful!

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Brewed Sages

Here to analyze the current meta with the second Meta Report AND an in‑depth discussion on the difference and importance of tempo vs value.

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52 minutes and 2 seconds

Valuing your Tempo

Here to analyze the current meta with the second Meta Report AND an in-depth discussion on the difference and importance of tempo vs value.

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Brewed Sages

After deciding to change their schedule to an ever‑other‑week podcast, the hosts have now decided to return to a weekly podcast by dropping some sweet, sweet, Stormbound content a week early!

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47 minutes and 11 seconds

Tempoing out some Value

After deciding to change their schedule to an ever-other-week podcast, the hosts have now decided to return to a weekly podcast by dropping some sweet, sweet, Stormbound content a week early!

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Brewed Sages

Our hosts are back again (and we are just as surprised as you)! This time, it’s a whole new season of Stormbound—with a new card and multiple balance changes!

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43 minutes and 31 seconds

Nerfed November Rain of Frogs

Our hosts are back again (and we are just as surprised as you)! This time, it’s a whole new season of Stormbound—with a new card and multiple balance changes!

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Brewed Sages

Our hosts have brewed up another tool to help Stormbound players achieve loftier finishes each month: The BS Meta Report! How does it work? Does it work?

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42 minutes and 31 seconds

Introducing the BS Meta Report

Our hosts have brewed up another tool to help Stormbound players achieve loftier finishes each month: The BS Meta Report! How does it work? Does it work?

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Brewed Sages

In this last episode of October, our hosts discuss the extremely critical topic of unit positioning in Stormbound.

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40 minutes and 20 seconds

A Winning Position(ing)

In this last episode of October, our hosts discuss the extremely critical topic of unit positioning in Stormbound.

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Brewed Sages

Our hosts are back to discuss Stormbound with a very special guest. Emkaem makes his Brewed Sages debut and we review the state of the meta.

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47 minutes and 21 seconds

From Earyn with Love

Our hosts are back to discuss Stormbound with a very special guest. Emkaem makes his Brewed Sages debut and we review the state of the meta.

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Brewed Sages

The Brewed Sages are excited for all the balance changes and new cards being introduced to Stormbound… but where are they going to find the resources to play with them?

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44 minutes and 31 seconds

The Hunt for the Bread in October

The Brewed Sages are excited for all the balance changes and new cards being introduced to Stormbound… but where are they going to find the resources to play with them?

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Brewed Sages

Freeloader and Subaiku are discussing some of the strongest elder cards in Stormbound. Who dodged the nerf hammer? Should they be nerfed now? Tune in to find out!

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41 minutes and 42 seconds

OK, Boomers

Freeloader and Subaiku are discussing some of the strongest elder cards in Stormbound. Who dodged the nerf hammer? Should they be nerfed now? Tune in to find out!

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Brewed Sages

Freeloader and Subaiku welcome a third host. Who will this mystery host be, and are they truly crazy enough to spend an hour each week talking with us?!

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42 minutes and 50 seconds

A New Bloke

Freeloader and Subaiku welcome a third host. Who will this mystery host be, and are they truly crazy enough to spend an hour each week talking with us?!

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Brewed Sages

Our hosts are hot on the trail of Stormbound breadcrumbs: an AMA, leaks in the Discord server and an interview with Brzoza help drawing a map of where Sheepyard is taking the game.

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52 minutes and 36 seconds

What’s a Burf?

Our hosts are hot on the trail of Stormbound breadcrumbs: an AMA, leaks in the Discord server and an interview with Brzoza help drawing a map of where Sheepyard is taking the game.

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Brewed Sages

Sheepyard has gifted us some free content to discus. We oblige as only Freeloaders can!

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51 minutes and 34 seconds

Midsummer Buffs

Sheepyard has gifted us some free content to discus. We oblige as only Freeloaders can!

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Brewed Sages

Find out where Freeloader and Subaiku came from, and how they see the fun and challenging game that is Stormbound!

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51 minutes and 56 seconds

The Beginning

Find out where Freeloader and Subaiku came from, and how they see the fun and challenging game that is Stormbound!

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