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The Other Coast

The Other Coast

By TheOtherCoast
A tabletop gaming podcast focused on Malifaux.
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Explorer's Society Upgrades
Jeff and Colgan discuss which Explorer's Society faction upgrades are worth taking. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://ppal.me/jeffsyin
01:06:52
June 17, 2022
Balance in Malifaux
Jeff and Colgan discuss game balance in Malifaux. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://ppal.me/jeffsyin
01:27:40
June 03, 2022
Drawn to Brilliance: Parker1 and Bandit
Colgan tries to talk to Jeff about why he's interested in starting a Parker crew but Jeff just wants to talk about bases. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://ppal.me/jeffsyin
59:56
May 20, 2022
You Might Be A Malifaux Player If...
Jeff and Colgan talk about what they think draws people to Malifaux as a game. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://ppal.me/jeffsyin
01:00:07
May 06, 2022
Drawn to Brilliance: Asami2 and Oni
Jeff and Colgan talk to Jim about his experiences with the new Asami title and why you should play Dreamer. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://ppal.me/jeffsyin
01:12:06
April 22, 2022
Smells Like Competitive Spirit
Jim and Colgan discuss motivations for competing in tournaments, differences between local and online metas, and why you shouldn't lose at children's card games. Goonhammer Article: https://www.goonhammer.com/the-goonhammer-2022-reader-survey-and-what-it-tells-us-about-the-community/ WarpHammer Article: https://warp-hammer.com/2022/03/29/you-want-to-play-tournaments-but-your-army-is-awful-now-what/ Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://ppal.me/jeffsyin
01:17:07
April 08, 2022
Drawn to Brilliance: Kirai2 and Urami
Jeff talks to Colgan about his reasons for starting to collect Kirai2 and the Urami keyword and his initial thoughts on their playstyle. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://ppal.me/jeffsyin
50:09
March 25, 2022
Justice for Molemen
Jeff, Jim, and Colgan discuss the February 2022 errata and new candidates for the title of worst model in Malifaux. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://ppal.me/jeffsyin
01:10:14
March 11, 2022
Fashionably Late Errata Wishlist
Jeff, Colgan, and Jim discuss their wishes for changes in the next Wyrd errata...which was released after this episode was recorded. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://ppal.me/jeffsyin
01:19:09
February 25, 2022
Honeypot Musings
Jeff and Colgan share their slightly informed thoughts on the Honeypot keyword. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://ppal.me/jeffsyin
01:33:44
February 11, 2022
Threat Assessment
Jeff and Colgan discuss creating effective crews and how to identify and react to enemy threats in Malifaux. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://ppal.me/jeffsyin
52:58
January 28, 2022
Using Soulstones
Jeff and Colgan talking about the various applications of Soulstones in Malifaux. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://ppal.me/jeffsyin
01:11:47
January 14, 2022
Introduction to Through the Breach
Colgan interviews Jeff about his experiences with Wyrd's RPG: Through the Breach. Recorded pre-Festivus 2021, so references to "Festivus 2020" are correct. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://ppal.me/jeffsyin
01:12:36
December 31, 2021
Festivus 2021
Jeff, Jim, and Colgan join together for airing of grievances and feats of strength in this very special Festivus episode of The Other Coast. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://ppal.me/jeffsyin
01:22:42
December 17, 2021
How Long is a Game of Malifaux (and what can you do about it)?
Jeff and Colgan discuss how long it takes to play a game of Malifaux and some things to look out for if you're trying to cut down on game length. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://ppal.me/jeffsyin
46:17
December 03, 2021
Into the Vassalverse
Jeff and Jim talk about getting into online Malifaux through Vassal and the content it has spawned. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://ppal.me/jeffsyin Jim's Channel: https://www.youtube.com/c/JamesDysonTheDiceman The Hidden Breach:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZOv2gLybC31fC-eutQyApQ Household Gamer: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQzFGEsFGL7S8_rqanThShQ Malifaux World Series: https://www.youtube.com/c/MalifauxWorldSeries Bigger Hat: https://biggerhat.net/ Wyrd Forums: https://themostexcellentandawesomeforumever-wyrd.com/
01:07:24
November 19, 2021
These Models Are Losing You Games!?!?1!?!
Jeff and Colgan tell you which models are losing you games in Malifaux. Don't forget to Like, Share, Subscribe, and hit that notification bell! Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://ppal.me/jeffsyin
01:10:32
November 05, 2021
Selecting a Crew in Malifaux and Getting What You Need From the Game
Jeff and Colgan discuss things to consider when selecting a crew in Malifaux and understanding what you want from your play experience. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://ppal.me/jeffsyin
01:09:08
October 22, 2021
Getting the Band Back Together, a Crossroads 7 Spotlight
Jeff and Colgan discuss the finer points of playing the Crossroads 7 and Jeff argues his case for a 14 soulstone buff so he can beat Colgan. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin Malifaux Playlist: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/0ubg0v2Nlj2Ba6rVWWyoie?si=a932fb77c3814d78
01:10:13
October 08, 2021
Talking Clocking with Cody
Jeff and Colgan invite Cody from Swampfiends to discuss the pros and cons of using different clock systems in Malifaux. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
01:13:05
September 24, 2021
Clocks in Malifaux: A Measured Response
Jeff rants about clocks and soccer umpires, Colgan is also present. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
01:12:15
September 10, 2021
Title Wave
Jim and Colgan reveal the new titles for McMourning and McCabe and their shared enforcer the Corpse Curator. McMourning Art: https://www.wyrd-games.net/s/M3E_Art_McMourning929292.jpg McMourning Card: https://www.wyrd-games.net/s/M3E_Card_McMourning9583.jpg McMourning Upgrades: https://www.wyrd-games.net/s/M3E_UpgradeCards_McMourning84192.jpg McCabe Art: https://www.wyrd-games.net/s/M3E_Art_LucasMcCabe62928.jpg McCabe Card: https://www.wyrd-games.net/s/M3E_Card_LucasMcCabe18484.jpg Corpse Curator Art: https://www.wyrd-games.net/s/M3E_Art_CorpseCurator11829.jpg Corpse Curator Card: https://www.wyrd-games.net/s/M3E_Card_CorpseCurator03292.jpg
01:17:58
August 27, 2021
Why You Lose at Malifaux
Jeff and Colgan breakdown what they think to be the main reasons people lose at games of Malifaux by drawing from their depth of personal experience. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal: https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
01:19:04
August 13, 2021
Lilliputian Apocalypse, or MSU in Malifaux
Jeff, Jim, and Colgan discuss the pros and cons of running Multiple Small Units (MSU) crews in GG2.  Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal: https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
01:26:51
July 30, 2021
Expectations for a Malifaux Playgroup (Pandemic Edition)
Jeff and Colgan discuss the current state of the Malifaux meta at their local store compared to their expectations for what it should be. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal: https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
01:13:55
July 16, 2021
Are Condition Masters Weak?
Jeff and Colgan dive into why they think condition masters fall behind the curve in Malifaux. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
59:21
July 02, 2021
A Master By Any Other Name
Jeff and Colgan discuss the the reveal of Master titles and how they think it will affect Malifaux as a whole. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
52:13
June 18, 2021
Player Profile: Tyler, the Data Man
Jeff, Jim, and Colgan interview one of the players in their meta Tyler who has made a name for himself in the Malifaux community by crunching data from Malifaux games and tournaments into easily accessible graphs and charts. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
42:48
June 04, 2021
Cheating on Lady Luck: When to Cheat in Malifaux
Jeff and Colgan talk about the cheating in Malifaux and cover some basic strategies to help beginners navigate the complexities of the cheating mechanic. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
52:31
May 21, 2021
The Other Side Discussion: First Impressions
Jeff and Colgan discuss their experiences playing The Other Side, the army-level game developed by Wyrd. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
01:16:14
May 07, 2021
Gaining Grounds 2 and You
Jim and Colgan discuss Gaining Grounds season 2 and how they think the changes will affect Malifaux. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
01:25:34
April 30, 2021
Malifaux Discussion: Vassal and the Malifaux Meta
Jim and Colgan talk about how the increased activity of Vassal has affected the Malifaux meta and other random topics that they stumble into. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin Jim's Youtube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/c/JamesDysonTheDiceman/featured
56:18
April 23, 2021
Malifaux Discussion: Selecting and Scoring Schemes [Pre GG-2]
Jeff and Colgan discuss scheme selection and timing on scoring the reveal point. They also put forth a recommended short list of schemes for new players to focus on. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
01:12:41
April 09, 2021
Malifaux Discussion: The Keyword System
Jeff and Colgan discuss how the Keyword system affects the current balance and meta of Malifaux.  Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
59:07
March 26, 2021
Malifaux Discussion: The Versatile Problem
Jeff and Colgan, with their combined 0 years of industry experience as tabletop wargame designers give their views on how to address issues with Versatile keyword models in  Malifaux. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
01:17:29
March 12, 2021
Malifaux Discussion: Bayou Upgrades
Jim and Colgan discuss the Bayou Faction upgrades: When do they take them, which models they benefit, and how they stack up against other Faction upgrades. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
53:24
February 26, 2021
Malifaux Post-Battle Review: Decemberfaux Round 1
Colgan interviews Jeff about the results of his round 1 match in the Vassal Decemberfaux tournament and his decsion to run the Crossroads 7 for the entire tournament. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
01:00:31
February 12, 2021
Malifaux Discussion: Arcanist Upgrades
Jeff and Colgan discuss the Arcanist Faction upgrades: When do they take them, which models they benefit, and how they stack up against other Faction upgrades. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
01:13:28
January 29, 2021
Malifaux Discussion: Being a Good Opponent
Jeff and Colgan discuss which behaviors make someone a pleasant opponent to play Malifaux as well as which behaviors or habits people should try to avoid. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
01:11:43
January 15, 2021
Festivus 2020
Jeff, Jim, and Colgan gather together for a Malifaux Festivus celebration to round out the year. In this episode they air their grievances about Malifaux rules, Through the Beach system mechanics, and the lack of releases for The Other Side. Then they close out the celebration with Feats of Strength where they flex their intellectual muscles (or lack there of). Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
01:00:49
January 01, 2021
Malifaux Post-Battle Review: Rasputina vs The Viktorias
Jeff and Colgan review a recent game they played between Rasputina and The Viktorias and share their thoughts on how the game went, key moments, and what they learned from the game. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
58:42
December 18, 2020
Dead Man's Hand Master Spotlight: Collodi
Jeff and Colgan dive into the dark and murky world of Dead Man's Hand to talk about the iconic Neverborn master Collodi and the Puppet keyword. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
01:17:02
December 04, 2020
Malifaux Discussion: Is Coppelius a good scheme runner?
In commemoration of our first Patreon supporter, Jeff and Colgan address a topic they requested, discussing what makes a model in Malifaux a good scheme runner and whether or not Coppelius fits the bill. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
24:46
November 27, 2020
Malifaux Discussion: Playing from Behind
Jeff and Colgan discuss a topic they're very familiar with: how to scratch and crawl your way back from a loss in Malifaux. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
53:53
November 20, 2020
Malifaux Discussion: Determining Activation Order in Malifaux
Jeff, Jim, and Colgan discuss the metrics they use for determining what order models should activate in a turn. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
01:06:46
November 06, 2020
You Make The Call - Blasts [Pre-GG2]
Jim explores the wonderful world Malifaux rules and explains why Blast markers might stick around longer than you think. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
07:13
October 30, 2020
Malifaux Bootcamp: Evaluating the Effect of Damage in Malifaux
Jeff, Jim, and Colgan discuss the role damage plays in games of Malifaux and how to evaluate models based on their potential damage output. This episode is the second in our Malifaux Bootcamp series, primarily meant for beginners. Experienced players will already be familiar with the concepts though they may still find our primitive notions amusing. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
51:25
October 23, 2020
Malifaux Discussion: Is Summoning Balanced? [Pre-GG2]
Jeff and Colgan discuss the current state of summoning models in Malifaux and other questions such as: Are all summoners created equal? Should there be changes made to the summoning mechanic? Should summoning exist in Malifaux at all? Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
01:20:32
October 14, 2020
Malifaux Discussion: Starting a Malifaux Playgroup
Jeff and Colgan discuss strategies for attracting new players or maintaining interest in a Malifaux Playgroup. Malifaux Playlist:  https://anchor.fm/theothercoast/episodes/Malifaux-Discussion-Starting-a-Malifaux-Playgroup-eiq5vg Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
59:45
October 09, 2020
Malifaux Discussion: Building a Crew for a Game of Malifaux
Jeff, Jim, and Colgan generate a game and talk through how they would go about choosing a crew and how they would approach the strategy and scheme pool.  Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
49:58
September 25, 2020
Malifaux Bootcamp: Managing Resources in Malifaux
Jeff, Jim, and Colgan talk about how to effectively use models, actions, cards, soulstones, and pass tokens when playing Malifaux. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
51:39
September 11, 2020
You Make The Call - Terrifying [Pre-GG2]
In this episode, Jeff navigates the gray areas of Malifaux rules and discusses the implications of Terrifying when combined with other actions and abilities in Malifaux. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
22:27
August 28, 2020
Welcome to Malifaux Part 2: Moving to 50 Stones
Jeff, Jim, and Colgan discuss things new players should keep in mind when building their first 50 soulstone crew in Malifaux. Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
44:41
August 27, 2020
Welcome to Malifaux Part 1: What is Malifaux?
An introduction to the table top game Malifaux by 3 dudes from Southern California you've never heard of. Getting Started with Vassal: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1PfLRbah8sA-K4ldGrund2QYFYZsNzoO3/view Contact Email: theothercoastpodcast@gmail.com Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/theothercoast Paypal:  https://paypal.me/jeffsyin
37:05
August 27, 2020