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War Council is a hobby centered podcast for miniature enthusiasts.

All questions and comments may be sent to warcouncil@whitemetalgames.com.

War Council™ is a presentation of White Metal Games™.

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Episode 45 Podcast: Arcane Paintworks

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Running time: 1:13:31

First Aired (release date)

February 27, 2017

Primary Theme / Subject

Arcane Paintworks
Segment Name / Time Stamp Description
Intro
0:00
Brief overview of episode.
Tips on Technique
2:43

Interview with Meg Maples of Arcane Paintworks.

Color and Light by James Gurney.

 

Episode 44 Podcast: All About Tablewar

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Running time: 1:07:18

First Aired (release date)

February 20, 2017

Primary Theme / Subject

All About Tablewar
Segment Name / Time Stamp Description
Intro
0:00
New Painter Search continues…
On the Painting Desk
7:34

Our desks are swimming!

Phil and Val tackle Conan, Gnome Panzerfaust, and a Skaven Arch Warlock vingenette among others.

Caleb works on two get started sets, four Imperial Knights, and some Privateer press to boot!
Service Spotlight
18:47
WE’VE GOT A WINNER for the MAGNUS THE RED GIVEAWAY!!!!! Stay tuned to our Facebook page for details!
Tips on Technique
23:54

TABLEWAR INTERVIEW

We interview Doug Johnson of Tablewar Designs.

We learn about the origins of Tablewar, we chat about his new Macromats, and what exciting new mats we can expect to see gracing our tables in the near future!
1 Minute Rant or Gush
1:04:54

Caleb rants about airbrush maintenance!

Phil gushes on new Triumvirate of Y’nnead supplement.
Outro
1:07:18
Who will be our next guest? Help us decide! Email us requests at info@whitemetalgames.com

 

Episode 43 Podcast: Here There Be Dragons

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Running time: 1:02:03

First Aired (release date)

February 3, 2017

Primary Theme / Subject

Here There Be Dragons
Segment Name / Time Stamp Description
Intro
0:00

To move or not to move, that is the question . . .

On expanding foam and hills; plus making the most of our your casting dollar!

Busiest month ever ahead of us! And our largest commission ever arrives!!!
On the Painting Desk
8:24

For Caleb, Magnus the Red redux, plus Reaver refurb, and yes more knights! 40 Tankbustas, Ork Lord on Bike, and Ork Mack Trukk! Plus Cryx, Mercs, and Tau galore!

For the guys, Fateweaver cometh! And yes, some DRAGONS forthcoming for a return client . . .
Service Spotlight
18:14
Just a reminder that Magnus the Red contest expires on the 15th of February, enter now!!!
LEFTOVERS
19:37

DRONES!!!! TALKING BOUT DRONES!!!!

Cold Ones cavalry, Eldar Exodite Army anyone?
Tips on Technique
24:53

Why are dragons such an iconic part of fantasy? What is the majestic appeal of these fire breathing monsters?

The D&D Dragon Conundrum . . . the blue dragon example.

Chromatic vs. Metallic – tips for painting TMM scales.

Our favorite dragon sculpts; modern vs. Classic Dragons.

Don’t forget the base!

Tips for painting dragon scales, wings, claws/horns, and the like. How to use techniques like overbrushing, drying brushing, washes and highlight to make your dragons pop!
1 Minute Rant or Gush
50:52
Caleb rants on TAXES!!! The guys gush on GW in general and their new customer oriented MO.
Outro
59:13

Next time on the podcast will be EITHER Banshee (Alfonso Giraldez) or Arcane Paintworks.

Who will be our next guest? Help us decide! Email us requests at info@whitemetalgames.com

 

First Aired (release date)

January 24, 2017

Primary Theme / Subject

New Year’s Podcast, A Look Ahead
Segment Name / Time Stamp Description
Intro
0:00

CH-CH-CHANGES AHEAD!

Our Favorite Model of 2016?

Do you separate your metallic and non metallic brushes and water wells?
On the Painting Desk
12:37

Ghark Ironskin and the Twilight Sisters, plus Space Hulk Electrum level and Execution Force for Val and Phillip.

Space Wolf Battleforce and the winter of Knights! Plus Female Wulfen for Caleb!
THE LEFTOVERS
27:08

ARCHAON

HOBBIT EAGLE X1

3X IRONGUTS
Service Spotlight
34:47
MAGNUS THE RED CONTEST
Tips on Technique
39:47

New changes for 2017 / Setting business goals for 2017

TERRAIN SERVICE LAUNCHES

PATREON BY SPRING, TWITCH BY FALL

TRADE IN/BUY OUT PROGRAM

Titan Rentals and Tandem Commissions

Bat Reps and more YouTube content: Quick tips videos, help videos, etc.

MENTORING PROGRAM IN BRIEF

MOVE IN SUMMER, CONSORTIUM WITH SPIKEY BITS. PLAYER’S RETREAT, $25 a month, and you can play on nice tables, nice terrain, beer and pretzels experience.  PIY classes!
1 Minute Rant or Gush
1:09:17
Gush on Lord of Change and Phillip’s new desk lamp.
Outro
1:14:40
Who will be our next guest? Help us decide! Email us requests at info@whitemetalgames.com

 

Episode 41 Podcast: Christmas Episode

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Running time: 1:20:07

First Aired (release date)

December 28, 2016

Primary Theme / Subject

Christmas Episode
DISCLAIMERS Audio Quality Disclaimer and Magnus Contest Pushed Back
Segment Name / Time Stamp Description
Intro
4:39

On the Perils of Being Miniature Poor.

A look ahead, most anticipated releases of 2017.

Studio gets some new game tables, READY FOR BAT REPS!

MORE YOUTUBE CONTENT THAN EVER BEFORE, and more videos forthcoming!
On the Painting Desk
23:41

Final projects of 2016.

Tau Storm Commander and ‘environmental’ painting, Tau army in Green and return of Space Hulk! Plus Skaven Oni, Knights Galore, and Forest Ghouls for Caleb!

Dennis painting Magnus the Red and Super Dungeon Explore; Forgotten King. John has a Salamanders army to paint, and special visit from John Elbro.
Service Spotlight:MAGNUS THE RED GIVEAWAY
41:43

Denny painting up MAGNUS THE RED!

T Giveaway starts in mid-January. STAY TUNED FOR YOUR CHANCE TO WIN!
Tips on Technique
45:27

ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS!!!

Setting up your Hobby Desk for Success!!!

Caleb’s new lamp!

Tips for Snow Basing! Best tips and mediums for success.
1 Minute Rant or Gush
1:07:45

GUSH ON OUR CLIENTS THAT MADE 2016 THE BEST YEAR YET!

Meanwhile Phillip Rants on PVC PLASTICS, John rants on bad bargain basement vendors at Cons, Denny gushes on his games at MWG!
Outro
1:18:30

Next time on the podcast will be our New Years episode 2017, a look ahead! We’ll chat about plans for the year and what’s next for WMG.

Who will be our next guest? Help us decide! Email us requests at info@whitemetalgames.com

 


Music Used in Podcasts

“Five Armies”, “Protofunk”
Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0
Exigence by Aaron Spencer
https://machinimasound.com/music/exigence
Licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International