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The Rivenstone Report

The Rivenstone Report is a podcast focusing on the new skirmish wargame Rivenstone, from Broken Anvil Miniatures. Join David and Alex for discussion on news, strategies, lore, hobby and more in the world of Venn. This is The Rivenstone Report!

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The Rivenstone Report is a podcast focusing on the new skirmish wargame Rivenstone, from Broken Anvil Miniatures. Join David and Alex for discussion on news, strategies, lore, hobby and more in the world of Venn. This is The Rivenstone Report!

Episode 6.5: "Special Announcement"

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Hey folks, we have an announcement regarding this weeks episode and about our release schedule going forward!
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Important Links!

Credits:
Intro/Outro Music:
"Pretty Princess Pixel"
- Max Repka-
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=619GTkx_q7s

“Rivenstone”  is a trademark of Broken Anvil Miniatures © 2022. All rights reserved.

Jun 17 2022

4mins

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Episode 6: “Imps and Fiends and Starters, oh my!”

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6/8/2022
The Rivenstone Report
Episode 6: “Imps and Fiends and Starters, oh my!”


Brief summary of episode: Welcome to episode 6 of The Rivenstone Report! Alex and David are back again this week with a something a little different. We talk about The Wild and what is available to us at this time! We then talk Starter Boxes, we rate them on their standalone strength as well as their combo-ability. We discuss what may be in store for the future of Rivenstone in Wave 2 and how great yet sometimes frustrating 3D printing can be. Join us, for The Rivenstone Report!

Key Topics

  • Intro
  • Lore Corner: The origin of Terrestrial Fiends and Imps
  • Main Topic: Part 1-Breakdown of the wild units that are available now. Part 2-Starter Box Breakdowns and Combos.
  • News: What's to come with Rivenstone.
  • Hobby Corner: 3D Printing ain't easy, David rants about Airbrushes.
  • Outro/Question of The Week: "What is your favorite Starter Box and why is it The Wild?

New short story!:https://www.brokenanvilminis.com/blogs/bam-news/the-lore-of-rivenstone-short-story-times-arrow

Where to find us!

Important Links!

Credits:
Intro/Outro Music:
"Pretty Princess Pixel"
- Max Repka-
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=619GTkx_q7s

“Rivenstone”  is a trademark of Broken Anvil Miniatures © 2022. All rights reserved.

Jun 08 2022

55mins

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Episode 5: “Colossal Bolas and Murderous Birds”

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6/3/2022
The Rivenstone Report
Episode 5: “Colossal Bolas and Murderous Birds”


Brief summary of episode: Welcome to episode 5 of The Rivenstone Report! Alex and David are back again this week with a look at the final full faction available at the launch of Rivenstone, The Orrix! We break down some lore on who the Orrix are, their feelings on Rivenstone and how they live in the world of Venn.

Key Topics

  • Intro
  • Lore Corner: Not everyone loves Rivenstone
  • Main Topic: Orrix Units, Strategies and Combos
  • News: Kickstarter has ended, backer kit available soon.
  • Hobby Corner: Alex buys the farm...erm..builds the farm. David paints Risen!
  • Outro/Question of The Week: "What is your favorite Orrix unit and why is it the Murderbird?"


Where to find us!

Email:therivenstonereport@gmail.com

Twitter:https://twitter.com/Rivenstonerep

Facebook:
@TheRivenstoneReport

YouTube:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdOfQ-UKA7JsStZhUFUCDzg

Discord:https://discord.gg/VAS3cPbmU8

Broken Anvil Official Discord:https://discord.gg/bHZAyBzJ2X

Barracks Action Discord(FIND THE TTS MOD HERE):https://discord.gg/55QUMupdzf

Credits:
Intro/Outro Music:
"Pretty Princess Pixel"
- Max Repka-
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=619GTkx_q7s

“Rivenstone”  is a trademark of Broken Anvil Miniatures © 2022. All rights reserved.

Jun 03 2022

1hr 1min

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Episode 4:"It's company policy"

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5/25/2022
The Rivenstone Report
Episode 4:"It's company policy"


Brief summary of episode: Welcome to episode 4 of The Rivenstone Report! Alex and David are back again this week with another deep dive into one of the factions available at the launch of the game. This week we're taking a look at The Iron Guard, those business minded dwarves that love that Rivenstone! We break down some lore on who the Iron Guard are and their place in the world of Venn, as well as how they play on the table!

Key Topics

  • Intro
  • Lore Corner: The Iron Guard and the business of Rivenstone.
  • Main Topic: Iron Guard Units, Strategies and Combos
  • News: Final hours of the Kickstarter, Social Stretch Goal 1 unlocked!
  • Hobby Corner: Custom board updates, more discussion about rocks, acetone tests
  • Outro/Question of The Week: "Who is your favorite Hero in The Iron Guard?"


Where to find us!

Email:therivenstonereport@gmail.com

Twitter:https://twitter.com/Rivenstonerep

Facebook:
@TheRivenstoneReport

YouTube:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdOfQ-UKA7JsStZhUFUCDzg

Discord:https://discord.gg/VAS3cPbmU8

Broken Anvil Official Discord:https://discord.gg/bHZAyBzJ2X

Barracks Action Discord(FIND THE TTS MOD HERE):https://discord.gg/55QUMupdzf

Credits:
Intro/Outro Music:
"Pretty Princess Pixel"
- Max Repka-
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=619GTkx_q7s

“Rivenstone”  is a trademark of Broken Anvil Miniatures © 2022. All rights reserved.

May 26 2022

1hr 6mins

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Episode 3:"These bones were made for shamblin"

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***From 8:14-9:18 there is a gap in the audio, this was unintentional and the audio returns. Our apologies***

5/18/2022
The Rivenstone Report
Episode 3:"These bones were made for shamblin"


Brief summary of episode: Welcome to episode 3 of The Rivenstone Report! Alex and David are back again this week with another deep dive into one of the factions available at the launch of the game. This week we're talking bones bones and more bones as we discuss The Risen! We take a look at some of the lore regarding who the Risen were before the Rivenstorm and break down how they play on the table.

Key Topics

  • Intro
  • Lore Corner: Who were the Risen in Life? What are their goals now?
  • Main Topic: Risen Units, Strategies and Combos
  • News: Kickstarter Updates, Social share stretch goals, alt-sculpts
  • Hobby Corner: Alex got his foam cutter!
  • Outro/Question of The Week: "Who is your favorite Hero in The Risen?"


Link to Battle Master Alt Sculpt:
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/bamdungeondelvers/rivenstone-a-brand-new-tabletop-miniature-skirmish-game/posts/3506511

Where to find us!

Email:therivenstonereport@gmail.com

Twitter:https://twitter.com/Rivenstonerep

Facebook:
@TheRivenstoneReport

YouTube:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdOfQ-UKA7JsStZhUFUCDzg

Discord:https://discord.gg/VAS3cPbmU8

Broken Anvil Official Discord:https://discord.gg/bHZAyBzJ2X

Barracks Action Discord(FIND THE TTS MOD HERE):https://discord.gg/55QUMupdzf

Credits:
Intro/Outro Music:
"Pretty Princess Pixel"
- Max Repka-
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=619GTkx_q7s

“Rivenstone”  is a trademark of Broken Anvil Miniatures © 2022. All rights reserved.

May 19 2022

51mins

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Episode 2:"Shattered Boogaloo"

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5/12/2022
The Rivenstone Report
Episode 2:"Shattered Boogaloo"


Brief summary of episode: Welcome to episode two of The Rivenstone Report! In this episode, Alex and David begin their deep-dive into the various factions available in Rivenstone at launch. Today we talk Shattered Empire! We discuss who they are and why Belcroft is such a big boy, break down your options for Heroes and Followers, strategies and potential combos for Raiding Party games. Then we talk Kickstarter, TableTop Sim and the new list builder for Rivenstone! Rounded out by some hobby talk about ROCKS AND FOAM!

Key Topics

  • Intro
  • Lore Corner: The Shattered Empire in the current day, Grand Adjudicator Belcroft
  • Main Topic: Shattered Empire Units, Strategies and Combos
  • News: Kickstarter Updates, TableTop Simulator Mod, Venngeance
  • Hobby Corner: FOAM! plus airbrushes, rocks and pretty pretty mats.
  • Outro/Question of The Week: "What is your favorite unit of the Shattered Empire, and why isn't it the Stone-Touched Knight?"


Where to find us!

Email:therivenstonereport@gmail.com

Twitter:https://twitter.com/Rivenstonerep

Facebook:
@TheRivenstoneReport

YouTube:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdOfQ-UKA7JsStZhUFUCDzg

Discord:https://discord.gg/VAS3cPbmU8

Broken Anvil Official Discord:https://discord.gg/bHZAyBzJ2X

Barracks Action Discord(FIND THE TTS MOD HERE):https://discord.gg/55QUMupdzf

Credits:
Intro/Outro Music:
"Pretty Princess Pixel"
- Max Repka-
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=619GTkx_q7s

May 12 2022

1hr 11mins

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Episode 1: "Venn There, Done That"

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5/5/2022
The Rivenstone Report
Episode 1: "Venn There, Done That"


Brief summary of episode: Welcome to the first episode of The Rivenstone Report! A new podcast covering the new skirmish wargame Rivenstone, from Broken Anvil Miniatures. In our first episode, the hosts David and Alex introduce themselves and what their plans are for the podcasts future. They talk about the lore of Rivenstone and what the game is and what new players can expect.

Key Topics

  • Intro
  • Lore Corner: Rivenstone, The Great Ascension, Current conflict
  • Main Topic: What is Rivenstone and why is it awesome?
  • News: Kickstarter and Demo Event discussion
  • Hobby Corner: Paint Schemes and gaming boards for Rivenstone
  • Outro/Question of The Week: "What faction are you most excited for, and what model from that faction is your favorite?"


Where to find us!

Email:therivenstonereport@gmail.com

Twitter:https://twitter.com/Rivenstonerep

Facebook:
@TheRivenstoneReport

Discord:https://discord.gg/VAS3cPbmU8

Broken Anvil Official Discord:https://discord.gg/bHZAyBzJ2X

Credits:
Intro/Outro Music:
"Pretty Princess Pixel"
- Max Repka-
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=619GTkx_q7s


May 05 2022

1hr 8mins

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