MayaCast Episode 185: Whoawhoa Oh

In Episode 185 of MayaCast, Tom and Kip go over the June releases for Infinity the Game, discussing both the models and the profiles – including the new Hecklers from the Tunguskan starter set.

Check out Infinity The Game at infinitythegame.com

Thank you to all of our generous Patrons helping us out and supporting the show at Patreon.

MayaCast Episode 185

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Events

Queen City Infinity Escalation League (Burlington, VT)
SoCal SuperImpetuous Tourney (Riverside, CA)
Rose City Raid (Portland, OR)
The Gateway Gauntlet (St Louis, MO)
GWT Hannover (Niedersachsen, Germany)
Ordo Fanaticus Club Chalenge (Vancouver, WA)
NOVA Open Infinity (Crystal City, VA)
Bergen Black Ops (Bergen, Norway)
GWT Recklinghausen (Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany)
Arizona Armageddon III (Gilbert, AZ)
Iowa Incident Mk V (Cedar Rapids, IA)

Links

Salt and Pepper Diner
www.Patreon.com/MayaCast
Infinity Rules
HSN3 Rules
Infinity Army 6
ITS Season 9 – Treason
WARSENAL
FAQ

Contact Us:
MayaCast on Facebook
Tom @ MayaCast.com
Kip @ MayaCast.com

PATRONS

Heavy Infantry
Guillermo Hernandez
Nicholas Milan Riter
Craig Ivey
Rob Bent
Brian Schmidt
Justin Ragan
Tony Fern
Dexter Esmaya
Mark Wilson
Michael L Bohr
WILLIAM S EVANS
Rasmus MacDowall
G Patterson
Matthew Hauser
Lewis Frasch
Mr G R Fawcett
JR Gonzalez
Sterling Rutherford
Juri
Medium Infantry
James Keller
Tor Swanson
Anders Kj√∏gx
Dan Warner
Cody Anderson
David Seley
Neill McManus
Uriah Mach
MICHAEL R SIBILIA
Denis Sater
Chris Sprules
Bruno de Kort
Kevin Henley
Eero Bodien
J Razbeau
Dmitry Bogdanov
Andrew Boucher
Ian Lathem
Kristoffer Oestvang
RJ Gamble
Richard Schwan
Brandon Hall
Justin Norman
Thomas Brandt
Joachim Forsberg
Matt Baker
Michael Moran
Shane Leonard
Donnie Walker
Hugo Severin
Ian Campbell
Aaron Fortner
Preston Buck
Robert Landon
Derrick D Cochran
Andreas Eklind
Alex Sinkowski
Robert Schmitz
Bryant Vichainarong
Constantí Montsó i Cadena
Matthew Prather
matt
Wade Colpitts
Dave Thompson
E. Stratten
Preston Jacka
Duncan Coltharp
Cam Ax
Cody Konodi
Chuck Cordivano
Emil Scott
Fenge Joergensen
Killian Mc Keever
Nat Lanza
Brian sant
Brian Aherne
Reece Gordon
gaspard levavasseur
Joel Craig
Jamie Armstrong
Andreas Ringqvist
William Burch
Rolf Kunisch
Nathan Carraway
Light Infantry
Jonathan Konig
Spenser Clark
Grant Fetter
Mark Skinner
Stephen Leach
Alex Donald
Arian Drake-Raue
Tony Culliford
Olaf Anderson
Francisco Rivas
Alex Hunter
Stephen McGee
Kristian Schmidt
Richard Martin
Darius Wingate-Pearse
Jake Berger
Dave Sims
Dawfydd Kelly
Alexander Haynes
Jordan Mechanic
Mike Stevens
Simon wellsted
Liam S Allman
Michael Gatzke
Zenon Berg
Tomáš Gregovský
Carl Cedergren
Operation: Battle Ready
Pete KH
Charles Badger
Leif Hendricksen
Dave Holliday
Chris Johnson
James Chauvaux
Dave Cooper
David
Sam Benson
Shay Wallace
JSKrush
Samuel Wright
Artimage
Bret Carlson
Sarah A Thompson
James Negus
Anthony Careatti
Daniel Joelsson
Patrick Chambers
M Kevin Chau
William Pitts
David Jarrett
Brendan O’Connor
Luke Taylor
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Tim Edwards

 

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MayaCast Episode 184: Cheeseburgers in Paradiso

In Episode 184 of MayaCast, Tom and Kip chat about the Merovingia Update and the July Releases for Infinity the Game before jumping into a recap of Chapter One of the Campaign: Paradiso that their local, Ben, has been running – including the alterations, the missions, and recaps of their games. Conversion Contest for MasterGlass Q2 ends in just over 3 weeks!

Check out Infinity The Game at infinitythegame.com

Thank you to all of our generous Patrons helping us out and supporting the show at Patreon.

MayaCast Episode 184

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Events

Torchlight Games & Hobbies Escalation League  (Burlington, ONT)
Third 5th Annual Krug (Denver, CO)
GWT Leipzig (Sachsen, Germany)
Dogfinity (Orlando, FL)
SoCal SuperImpetuous Tourney (Riverside, CA)
Rose City Raid (Portland, OR)
The Gateway Gauntlet (St Louis, MO)
GWT Hannover (Niedersachsen, Germany)
Ordo Fanaticus Club Chalenge (Vancouver, WA)
NOVA Open Infinity (Crystal City, VA)
Bergen Black Ops (Bergen, Norway)
GWT Recklinghausen (Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany)
Arizona Armageddon III (Gilbert, AZ)
Iowa Incident Mk V (Cedar Rapids, IA)

Links

www.Patreon.com/MayaCast
Infinity Rules
HSN3 Rules
Infinity Army 6
ITS Season 9 – Treason
WARSENAL
FAQ

Contact Us:
MayaCast on Facebook
Tom @ MayaCast.com
Kip @ MayaCast.com

PATRONS

Heavy Infantry
Guillermo Hernandez
Jonathan Konig
Nicholas Milan Riter
Craig Ivey
Rob Bent
Brian Schmidt
Justin Ragan
Tony Fern
Dexter Esmaya
Mark Wilson
Michael L Bohr
WILLIAM S EVANS
Rasmus MacDowall
G Patterson
Matthew Hauser
Lewis Frasch
Mr G R Fawcett
JR Gonzalez
Sterling Rutherford
Juri
Medium Infantry
James Keller
Tor Swanson
Dan Warner
Cody Anderson
David Seley
Neill McManus
Uriah Mach
MICHAEL R SIBILIA
Denis Sater
Chris Sprules
Bruno de Kort
Kevin Henley
Eero Bodien
J Razbeau
Dmitry Bogdanov
Andrew Boucher
Ian Lathem
Kristoffer Oestvang
RJ Gamble
Richard Schwan
Brandon Hall
Justin Norman
Thomas Brandt
Joachim Forsberg
Matt Baker
Michael Moran
Shane Leonard
Donnie Walker
Hugo Severin
Ian Campbell
Aaron Fortner
Preston Buck
Robert Landon
Derrick D Cochran
Andreas Eklind
Alex Sinkowski
Robert Schmitz
Bryant Vichainarong
Constantí Montsó i Cadena
Matthew Prather
matt
Wade Colpitts
Dave Thompson
E. Stratten
Preston Jacka
Duncan Coltharp
Cam Ax
Cody Konodi
Chuck Cordivano
Emil Scott
Fenge Joergensen
Killian Mc Keever
Nat Lanza
Brian sant
Brian Aherne
Reece Gordon
gaspard levavasseur
Joel Craig
Jamie Armstrong
Andreas Ringqvist
William Burch
Rolf Kunisch
Nathan Carraway
Light Infantry
Spenser Clark
Grant Fetter
Mark Skinner
Stephen Leach
Alex Donald
Arian Drake-Raue
Tony Culliford
Olaf Anderson
Francisco Rivas
Alex Hunter
Stephen McGee
Kristian Schmidt
Richard Martin
Darius Wingate-Pearse
Jake Berger
Dave Sims
Dawfydd Kelly
Alexander Haynes
Jordan Mechanic
Mike Stevens
Simon wellsted
Liam S Allman
Michael Gatzke
Zenon Berg
Tomáš Gregovský
Carl Cedergren
Operation: Battle Ready
Pete KH
Charles Badger
Leif Hendricksen
Dave Holliday
Chris Johnson
James Chauvaux
Dave Cooper
David
Sam Benson
Shay Wallace
JSKrush
Samuel Wright
Artimage
Bret Carlson
Sarah A Thompson
James Negus
Anthony Careatti
Daniel Joelsson
Patrick Chambers
M Kevin Chau
William Pitts
David Jarrett
Brendan O’Connor
Luke Taylor
Tim Edwards

MayaCast Preview: Keisotsu Butai and Kempeitai

Next month, the Japanese Secessionist Army will receive reinforcements in the form of a Keisotsu Butai box! But this set is unique in that it will include three Keisotsu and a Kempeitai.

The Keisotsu are armed with HMG, Missile Launcher and Hacking Device, while the Kempei brings the fearsome Shock Marksman Rifle and MSV2.

The post-Uprising Japanese Society, so strongly influenced by the kuge orthodoxy that exalts bushi warriorship and its devotion to self-betterment, offers few avenues of social advancement more expedient than military service.  For those on the lower rungs of the socioeconomic ladder, the most practical enlistment options are the Keisotsu Infantry Regiments (Butai).  The Keisotsu are the backbone of the Japanese armed forces and the crux of their operational doctrine. The word Keisotsu is a title of honor that translates as “excellent soldier,” a credit to the level of commitment expected of these foot soldiers.  Mindful of their pivotal role in the defense of their nation, Keisotsu are eager to risk their lives on the front lines, always under the command of their bushi superiors.  And risk their lives they do, given the staggering casualty rates suffered by Keisotsu regiments deployed in one “hot spot” after another.  But new recruits know the risks are not without their rewards; the unparalleled honor of serving their Emperor and championing the cause of their nation’s freedom and – equally important – guaranteed social promotion for as long as they survive the gauntlet of fire.

At a glance, one might think the role of the Kempeitai, its very raison d’être, must have been drastically altered since the Uprising. They were, after all, a clandestine organization created to infiltrate the Yu Jing military and take revenge against its abuse of Japanese troops.  Their goals ostensibly achieved, they have now become an active element in the defense of their nation.  The Kempeitai has adopted the trappings and responsibilities of a military police even as their true authority reaches far beyond them, up to and including counter-intelligence and extrajudicial operations.  Their job is to root out and suppress all activities considered anti-Japanese, a term interpreted so broadly it covers not only spies, collaborationists and foreign agents, but any suspect of furthering a pro-Yu Jing agenda or harboring sentiments contrary to national autonomy and the Emperor.  The Kempeitai are in charge of counter-guerilla and retaliation operations, but they are not above deploying alongside the rank and file on ongoing military engagements, which they can assume control of if need be.  The unit has accumulated a fearsome measure of power, in part due tot the fact that any Kempeitai agent has the prerogative to arrest military officers up to three ranks above himself on suspicion of disloyalty.  Enhanced interrogations and summary executions are common practice for them.  As the responsibilities of the Kempeitai have expanded, so has their reputation worsened, but the purpose of the unit hasn’t budged since its inception under the yoke of the StateEmpire: to pursue the enemies of Japan and eliminate them with ferocious implacability.

MayaCast Infinity Preview: Caledonian Mormaer

Today we have for you one of the upcoming May Releases for Infinity the Game – The Caledonian Mormaer with AP HMG!

” Dileas Gu Bas ” (Loyal until Death). Gaelic motto of the First Regiment of Caledonian Mormaers.

In a society like the Caledonians, in which Teseum is the base of clan power, the ostentatious display of this neomaterial is a symbol of both political and military power. For that reason, the Mormaers are the elite of the Caledonian Army. Their armors contain an amount of such incredibly pure Teseum that it offers a protection superior to most of the body armor of the Sphere. The production cost for one of these suits of armor is so high that very few in Ariadna can afford to have it. And the same is true of their weapons, whose ammunition is worth a king’s ransom. It could be said that the Mormaers’ identity is based on Teseum. Because of this, the regimental name, an old noble Scottish title equivalent to Duke, derives from the fact that they are the distinguished elite of the Caledonian troops. Nothing is more prestigious for a clan than to be able to equip and to enlist one of its best men in the Mormaers. Because, in order to enlist in this regiment, the clan is obligated to contribute all of the necessary equipment, weapons, ammunition and supplies for each recruit. This implies a considerable investment in Teseum. For that reason, only the best soldiers of each clan are selected to become Mormaers, many of whom are the most prestigious members of the clan. This is the main reason why the regiment is formed of so many members of the clan elite, and why there are so many family and political ties among them, where few are called by their military rank, being more accustomed to the names “Sire” or “Cousin”. This is why it is said that the Mormaers are the aristocracy of the Caledonian Army. Nevertheless, In spite of being in a line of regiment always deployed when necessary to face exceptional conditions and situations requiring “Victory or Death”, their combat discipline and the quality of their equipment are so extraordinary that their casualty levels are very low, so that their elite identity always remains virtually intact. As complicated as the scenario may be, the Mormaers always impose their own terms, from the beginning to the end of the battle, where the vast superiority of their firepower gives them the first word, and also the last.

 

MayaCast Episode 172: JSA! JSA! JSA!

In Episode 172 of MayaCast, Tom and Kip basically just geek out about all the new stuff dropping this week in the Infinity Beasts of War videos. See you all at Rumble!

Check out Infinity The Game at infinitythegame.com

Thank you to all of our generous Patrons helping us out and supporting the show at Patreon.

MayaCast Episode 172

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Events

Savannah St Paddies Smackdown
ITS at Black Knight Games
San Antonio Skirmish
ITS by 40 Below Gaming
Mission Critical
Salt Lake City Showdown
Third 5th Annual Krug
Rose City Raid
The Gateway Gauntlet

Links

Send Willett to the Interplanetario!
www.Patreon.com/MayaCast
Infinity Rules
HSN3 Rules
Infinity Army 6
ITS Season 9 – Treason
WARSENAL
FAQ

Contact Us:
MayaCast on Facebook
Tom @ MayaCast.com
Kip @ MayaCast.com

PATRONS

Heavy Infantry
Guillermo Hernandez
Dan Warner
Nicholas Milan Riter
Craig Ivey
Rob Bent
Brian Schmidt
Justin Ragan
Tony Fern
Dexter Esmaya
Mark Wilson
Michael L Bohr
WILLIAM S EVANS
Rasmus MacDowall
G Patterson
Matthew Hauser
Lewis Frasch
Mr G R Fawcett
JR Gonzalez
Sterling Rutherford
Juri
Medium Infantry
Tor Swanson
Denis Sater
Chris Sprules
Bruno de Kort
Kevin Henley
Eero Bodien
J Razbeau
Dmitry Bogdanov
Andrew Boucher
Ian Lathem
Kristoffer Oestvang
RJ Gamble
Stephane Tremblay
Richard Schwan
Brandon Hall
Patrick Adams
Justin Norman
Thomas Brandt
Joachim Forsberg
Matt Baker
Michael Moran
Shane Leonard
Donnie Walker
Hugo Severin
Ian Campbell
Aaron Fortner
Preston Buck
Robert Landon
Derrick D Cochran
Andreas Eklind
Alex Sinkowski
Robert Schmitz
Bryant Vichainarong
Constantí Montsó i Cadena
Dan Barnaby
Matthew Prather
matt
Wade Colpitts
Dave Thompson
Greg Millsopp
E. Stratten
Preston Jacka
Duncan Coltharp
Cam Ax
Cody Konodi
Chuck Cordivano
Emil Scott
Fenge Joergensen
Killian Mc Keever
Nat Lanza
Brian sant
Brian Aherne
Reece Gordon
gaspard levavasseur
Joel Craig
Jamie Armstrong
Andreas Ringqvist
William Burch
Rolf Kunisch
Nathan Carraway
Light Infantry
Noneson foundry
Francisco Rivas
Alex Hunter
Lorenzo Cristoforo Masucci
Stephen McGee
Kristian Schmidt
Richard Martin
Darius Wingate-Pearse
Jake Berger
Dave Sims
William Moses
Dawfydd Kelly
Joshua Affrime
Alexander Haynes
Jordan Mechanic
Mike Stevens
Simon wellsted
Liam S Allman
Michael Gatzke
Zenon Berg
Tomáš Gregovský
Carl Cedergren
Operation: Battle Ready
Pete KH
Charles Badger
Leif Hendricksen
Dave Holliday
Chris Johnson
James Chauvaux
Dave Cooper
David
Sam Benson
Shay Wallace
JSKrush
Samuel Wright
Tim Andresen
Artimage
Armin Bayer
Bret Carlson
Sarah A Thompson
James Negus
Anthony Careatti
Daniel Joelsson
Patrick Chambers
M Kevin Chau
William Pitts
David Jarrett
Phil Brown
Brendan O’Connor
Luke Taylor
Tim Edwards

MayaCast Episode 170: March to War

In Episode 170 of MayaCast, Tom and Kip discuss the March releases for Infinity The Game, both in terms of their aesthetics as well as their profiles in-game. Two new events to announce, and a reminder of the Q1 MasterGlass contest, due at the end of March.

Check out Infinity The Game at infinitythegame.com

Thank you to all of our generous Patrons helping us out and supporting the show at Patreon.

MayaCast Episode 170

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Events

Escalation League at GMI Games
Savannah St Paddies Smackdown

San Antonio Skirmish
Mission Critical
Salt Lake City Showdown
Third 5th Annual Krug
Rose City Raid

Links

www.Patreon.com/MayaCast
Infinity Rules
HSN3 Rules
Infinity Army 6
ITS Season 9 – Treason
WARSENAL
WGC Infinity
FAQ

Contact Us:
MayaCast on Facebook
Tom @ MayaCast.com
Kip @ MayaCast.com

PATRONS

Heavy Infantry
Guillermo Hernandez
Dan Warner
Nicholas Milan Riter
Craig Ivey
Rob Bent
Brian Schmidt
Justin Ragan
Tony Fern
Dexter Esmaya
Mark Wilson
Michael L Bohr
WILLIAM S EVANS
Rasmus MacDowall
G Patterson
Matthew Hauser
Lewis Frasch
Mr G R Fawcett
JR Gonzalez
Sterling Rutherford
Juri
Medium Infantry
Tor Swanson
Chris Sprules
Bruno de Kort
Kevin Henley
Eero Bodien
J Razbeau
Dmitry Bogdanov
Andrew Boucher
Ian Lathem
Kristoffer Oestvang
RJ Gamble
Stephane Tremblay
Richard Schwan
Brandon Hall
Patrick Adams
Justin Norman
Thomas Brandt
Joachim Forsberg
Matt Baker
Michael Moran
Shane Leonard
Donnie Walker
Hugo Severin
Ian Campbell
Scott Yanos
Aaron Fortner
Preston Buck
Robert Landon
Derrick D Cochran
Andreas Eklind
Alex Sinkowski
Robert Schmitz
Bryant Vichainarong
Constantí Montsó i Cadena
Dan Barnaby
Matthew Prather
matt
Wade Colpitts
Dave Thompson
Greg Millsopp
E. Stratten
Preston Jacka
Duncan Coltharp
Cam Ax
Cody Konodi
Chuck Cordivano
Emil Scott
Fenge Joergensen
Killian Mc Keever
Nat Lanza
Brian sant
Brian Aherne
Reece Gordon
gaspard levavasseur
Joel Craig
Jamie Armstrong
Andreas Ringqvist
William Burch
Rolf Kunisch
Nathan Carraway
Light Infantry
Noneson foundry
Francisco Rivas
Alex Hunter
Lorenzo Cristoforo Masucci
Stephen McGee
Kristian Schmidt
Richard Martin
Darius Wingate-Pearse
Jake Berger
Dave Sims
William Moses
Dawfydd Kelly
Joshua Affrime
Alexander Haynes
Jordan Mechanic
Mike Stevens
Simon wellsted
Liam S Allman
Michael Gatzke
Zenon Berg
Tomáš Gregovský
Carl Cedergren
Operation: Battle Ready
Pete KH
Charles Badger
Leif Hendricksen
Dave Holliday
Chris Johnson
James Chauvaux
Dave Cooper
David
Sam Benson
Andrew Hopwood
Shay Wallace
JSKrush
Samuel Wright
Tim Andresen
Artimage
Armin Bayer
Bret Carlson
Sarah A Thompson
James Negus
Anthony Careatti
Daniel Joelsson
Patrick Chambers
M Kevin Chau
William Pitts
David Jarrett
Phil Brown
Brendan O’Connor
Luke Taylor
Tim Edwards

MayaCast Preview: Kuang Shi

KUANG SHI

Kuang Shi was the name zombies received in the South of China, those that had a soulless body. Currently, the Kuang Shi are something similar, political prisoners or recurring offenders, those who disappear in the dungeons of the Celestial Guard, those who have be subjected to deep brainwashing leaving them reduced to mere human shells that only know how to repeat Ministry of Information propaganda.

Kuang Shi Dossier 2018 Gris

The Kuang Shi have been condemned to a postponed, but useful to the system, death sentence. Judiciary specialists convert them into resolute soldiers capable of sacrificing their lives for who they used to hate the most: the Emperor. Thus, the Son of Heaven gives them the chance to become loyal subjects by giving up their lives in order to redeem their error.

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After the period of “political indoctrination” and instruction, they are loaded with incendiary explosives, given a cheap Chain Rifle, and assigned a target. The explosive package they come equipped with has a remote activation device. The Celestial Guard in charge of monitoring them also carries a remote control device that allows them to detonate them whenever they want. If the soldier falls the explosives detonate automatically. If the Kuang Shi disband or retreat the detonation device activates as well.

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It is easy to suppose that, generally speaking, these individuals never survive their missions. However, the death of a Kuang Shi tends to be a motive of happiness for the other Yu Jing troops because not only does it mean that there is one less traitor, but that by disappearing he will have eliminated a good number of enemies as well.

280399-0702 Kuang Shi

This box includes four miniatures: Two Kuang Shi with Chain Rifle, one Kuang Shi with Boarding Shotgun and one Kuang Shi with Pistol.