Episode 23: A Car Full of Nerds

Join us this week with special guest and Miranda-Nym expert Duhtch as we go over: How many tall dudes can fit in Adam’s Car Utah Regionals Colorado Regionals Is Miranda Nym still viable? Contact the Back to Dials Podcast at Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS

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Tournament Recap: The Walker Classic

Welcome back! Today, releasing on Back to Dials Time, is a Tournament Recap encompassing the experiences of planning, running and streaming the Walker Classic 2017! Jon Conley joins us for this one and if you are interested in any aspect of running an X-Wing tournament, this show is for you! Apologies to Broken Egg Games![…]


Episode 19: New Zealand Nationals with Paul Johnson!

Strap in, folks, there’s some REAL CONTENT coming your way! Twin Nationals winner Paul Johnson (Aussie and New Zealand) joins us to talk about his list, Thweek, the Jumpmaster and what to expect in the new meta. We also look ahead to Wave 12  to see what we can expect in the fast-approaching Regionals season![…]


59-Point Cross Faction: A Quick and Fun Tournament Format!

The following article was written by Samwise Shepic, who joined us to talk about 59-point Cross Faction in our Alternative Formats episode!  What is 59-Cross? It’s a short, fast, fun tournament format that facilitates brilliant listbuilding shenanigans while still requiring expert flying, all in a tightly compressed timeframe for ease of running events in a[…]


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 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[…]


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[…]