Back to Dials Episode 18: T.O. Takeover!

Tournament Organizer (T.O.): (n):

  1. One who organizes and judges X-Wing Tournaments.
  2. A jerk who thinks it’s funny to undermine popular podcasts

Today we are captured, beaten bloody and left to rot as Jon Conley, Sam Shepic and Jeff Pollmiller take over the Back to Dials Podcast to talk about what it means to run a successful X-Wing tournament.

On this Episode of Back to Dials C-3TOs: 

  • What it takes to run a successful X-Wing Tournament
  • Judging: Tough Calls, Equipment, and keeping the game moving
  • Please Send Help to Asa and Adam

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Back to Dials Episode 11: “Eureka!” How to Practice X-Wing

The good ol’ BTD Boyos go from off-meta list discussion into talking about moments that clicked, and how you can practice X-Wing in a smarter way to elevate your play!

On this Episode of Back to Dials: 

  • Pivot, pivot, pivot
  • The Men at Work
  • Practice smarter, not harder

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Back to Dials Episode 7: Store Yo’ Fleet!

How do you bring all your X-wing stuff anywhere you go? Should you bring your entire collection? Or just a single list for a tournament? What about large tournaments that require travel by plane?
If you’ve ever asked yourself, “I have all these miniatures, now what?”, this episode is for you!

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Back to Dials Tournament Recap: Yavin Open with Mishary Al-Faris!

Welcome back… to dials! This time on the Back to Dials Tournament Recap Series, we are joined by Kuwaiti X-Winger and Yavin Open winner Mishary Al-Faris to discuss his stunning first place win in Birmingham, and the Parattani list that is currently dominating high-level play!

Do you want to hear from one of the best players in the world? Do you want to learn how to fly (and fly against!) one of the top-tier lists? Take a listen to this episode of the Back to Dials Podcast!

Good Game in Kuwait City

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Back to Dials Episode 2: How to Get Invited to the Cool Kids’ Club with Luke Carrington

Welcome Back!

On this episode of the Back to Dials Podcast, Asa and Adam are joined by Luke Carrington to discuss the X-Wing Campaign Against Cancer and how to keep X-Wing fun for everyone while remaining competitive! Tune in, and you will also enjoy:

  • Asa and Luke have a heated disagreement polite discussion about the Special Forces TIE
  • Adam shows that he has played far too much Super Smash Brothers
  • We play Marco-Palpatine in the X-Wing News

Go check out the Super Wario Bros list here! 

Remember to Fly Casual, and enjoy The Back to Dials X-Wing Podcast! 

Send all your contest entries to contest@backtodials.com. Questions about lists? Send those toshiplists@backtodials.com. Anything else? feedback@backtodials.com. We love to hear from you! 

Show Timing: 

  • 00:00 – 5:49: Intro and mailbag
  • 05:50 – 9:30: X-Wing News Bulletin
  • 10:07 – 47:34: Guided Listbuilding: Creating a Bomber and Escort List
  • 48:32 – 1:14:43: Campaign Against Cancer and X-Wing Discussion with Luke Carrington
  • 1:15:30 – 1:22:00: Show close and NEW CONTEST ANNOUNCEMENT!

Links: 

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BTD YouTube Channel

Kayleigh G’s YouTube Channel

The Super Wario Brothers List

X-Wing Vassal Tutorial

X-Wing Campaign Against Cancer

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Back to Dials Season 1 Episode 11: Hoth Open Now Closed!

Adepticon’s Hoth Open recap, a new Christine’s corner, List Head to Head with Ryan Fisher, contest winner and new contest announcement and all the usual zanny-ness.

Timing:

  • 00:00 to 8:04 – Show Opening and Listener Feedback
  • 8:26 to 1:20:18 – Hoth Open Recap
  • 1:21:49 to 1:48:22 – Christine’s Corner
  • 1:49:34 to 2:09:52 – List Head to Head
  • 2:10:31 to 2:24:46 – Contest Announcemen and Show Close

Thanks for listening!

X-Wing Campaign Against Cancer: x-wing.org

Hoth Open: Influence the vote

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Back to Dials Season 1 Episode 12: Regionals Prep

Tyson and Asa are as silly as always as they give us the latest news updates, tips on preparation for regionals and a new list head to head old school style.

Timing:

  • 00:00 to 12:15 – Show Opening and Listener Feedback
  • 12:45 to 56:30 – News Updates
  • 57:10 to 2:07:09 – Regionals Preparation Tips
  • 2:07:51 to 2:26:39 – List Head to Head
  • 2:27:34 to 2:36:12 – Contest Announcement and Show Close

Thanks for listening!

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Back to Dials Season 1 Episode 15: Bombs Away!

Regionals review, Bombs and bombing with Eugene Jordan, List head to head, stuff, and shinanigans.

Timing:

  • 00:00 to 13:16 – Show Opening and Listener Feedback
  • 13:52 to 1:14:20 – Regionals Recap
  • 1:15:33 to 1:48:43 – Bombing tactics with Eugene Jordan
  • 1:49:19 to 2:06:56 – List Head to Head
  • 2:07:41 to 2:18:44 – Contest and Show Close

Thanks for listening!

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Back to Dials Season 1 Episode 16: Arc This!

Arc 170 preview and the art of bumping. This is a short episode while Tyson prepares to Ty the knot.

Timing:

  • 00:00 to 04:26 – Show Opening and Listener Feedback
  • 04:56 to 39:52 – Arc 170 preview
  • 40:30 to 1:18:54 – The art of bumping
  • 1:19:21 to 1:26:53 – Contest and Show Close

Thanks for listening!

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