Episode 18: T.O. Takeover!

Tournament Organizer (T.O.): (n): One who organizes and judges X-Wing Tournaments. 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[…]


Episode 17: Regionals and Hidden Gems

Calm, serene, peaceful, the beaches of Scarif, before the Rebels showed up. Man, they really had no chill. But here on the Back to Dials Podcast, we are chiller than a Wampa’s cave. On this Episode of Back to Dials:  Just be cool, okay? Regionals: When, where, and why The Hidden Gems of X-Wing, Part[…]


Episode 16: Alternate Formats!

Man, sometimes you just gotta take a little break and play some different X-Wing. As fun as 100/6 is, it can burn you out – so sit back and relax as we give you some ideas for super fun ways to pay X-Wing, from tournament-suitable all the way to Beer & Pretzels Pew-Pew! We welcome[…]


Episode 15: FAQing Yuuuuuuge Changes! FAQ 4.4

The Back to Dials Emergency Podcast Coalition Presents: Sunny Bounder Presents: FAQ 4.4 discussion! Samwise Shepic joins us in the studio to go over the brand new X-Wing FAQ and why it is such a meta-altering event. Back to Dials: First in X-Wing news, when we were already planning on recording! FAQ can be found[…]


Episode 14: The Emperor’s Nu Groove

Today, we sat down to record and upon opening our computer, there was a new preview article! So we scrapped the original idea, and today we are going to talk about the Alpha-Class XG-1 Assault Gunboat! On this episode of Back to Dials:  Adam is a dirty chicken boy Asa gets way, way too hyped[…]


Episode 12: Building a Sustaining X-Wing Community!

X-Wing miniatures gets boring without others to play with… so why not find some? Test your finely honed skills against the best your area has to offer when we welcome Sam Vargas to the show and talk about building a sustaining X-Wing community in your area! On this episode of Back to Dials:  Asa plays a Pirates[…]


Episode 11: “Eureka!” How to Practice Smarter 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 Contact BTD at Check out the Walker[…]


Season 2 Episode 10: The Walker Classic with Jon Conley!

On this episode of the Back to Dials X-Wing Podcast: There is an upset in the order of things Asa is a dirty Liar The Walker Classic comes to Colorado! What is the Walker Classic? A fun, friendly and well-supported tournament coming to Colorado in November! Hear us talk about what it’s like to organize[…]


Back to Dials Season 2 Episode 9: What is Gud?

On this episode of the Back to Dials Podcast: Asa goes a-ramblin’ We don’t say ********** except for maybe once Figuring out what makes a ship goo: How Hard Can It Be? Join us as we answer a listener’s question: What makes a ship good? Apparently, there are a lot of aspects to that question![…]