Direct Misfire 2016 in Review

December 30, 2016

Bensome and Spoon return for one last bout... in 2016! 
Join us as we reminisce about our humble beginnings to our humble present.

Not to be outdone by the past or present, the future then takes centre stage as we chat about what we hope to achieve in the coming year (as long as we can survive the heat / storms. Thanks Melbourne weather).



Direct Misfire Missive No.7 - International Campaign Day + CoK AU 2017 info!

December 10, 2016

Bensome and Spoon are joined by international friends Kris Kapsner and Mark Cox to chat about the upcoming International Campaign day.
Not to be outdone, local friends Matt and Tas from the Clash of Kings Aus 2017 organisation team stop by and give us the goss on all things Clashy and Kingy.



Relevant links:    <- (buy tickets to CoK Au)


Kings of War: Varangur review

November 20, 2016

Bensome and Spoon take a visit north to tackle their next army review: Varangur. 
Joining them on their Journey is the sui generis specimen,The Mighty Fishbat!

This is the longest review yet so get comfy and don't forget to take breaks (get up and walk around a little - no DVT for our listeners!) as we plunge into unit breakdowns, lists and "advice".

** Check out Fishbat's youbatuba channel:

**background reading Music by Syrinscape.


Kings of War: Ratkin review

October 5, 2016

Bensome and Spoon have awoken from their army review slumber! Now that Winter has technically run its course, if not physically, the season for more army reviews has come**.

Join us again Champs, as we delve into the tunnels and pits of the Ratkin, exploring every nook and cavity the rat force provides: units, strategies and backgrounds will all be discussed asyou'd expect.
Let us know what you think of the new format and enjoy! 

**this is not a binding promise but more of a recognition that we haven't discussed an army for a while, but we plan to.

Background music and sound by Syrinscape. Good stuff!

Direct Misfire Missive No.6 - Mikecon 3 Breakdown & Axemaster info!

September 1, 2016
Bensome and Spoon return, and with the help of new friend Drew, run through the recent Mikecon 3 Kings of War tournament. 

Drew also chats about the upcoming Axemaster tournament.
So pull up a seat, grab a bevo and enjoy!
** For those who want more info on teh things we've discussed, here are some links:
Drews blog:

Axemaster sign up links: 

Direct Misfire Missive No.5 - Convic 2016 report: What would Kozov do?

July 29, 2016

After what seems like an eternity, Bensome and Spoon are back! 

Joined by The One and Only Matt Sellick, the lads chat about their recent 2-day tourney experiences and inexperiences.

So pull up a seat, grab a bevo and enjoy!

Kings of War: Ogre army review (AKA Spoon’s PTSD part 1)

June 11, 2016
Michael Bay presents: Ogre army breakdown extravaganza! 

Bensome and Spoon are joined by another special guest, The Mighty Fishbat! 

The usual dose of good natured banter, tactics and other stuff (that I can't quite think of right now but totally had something for this) is captured for your listening pleasure. 

** Check out Fishbat's youbatuba channel:


Direct Misfire Missive No.4 - upcoming events and tourney round-up!

June 5, 2016

Bensome and Spoon are back... with friends! Kris Kapsner of the Lake S.W.A.T.T  podcast visits to chat about the Lady of the Lake GT and the International Campaign day among other hobby goodness.

Then Andrew Goodman jumps on the mic to chat all things Convic!
Sprinkled in between is the usual banter and KoW convos. 
Check out the following topics discussed on the cast:

Oasisrising youtube channel:

Lady of the lake GT + Lake S.W.A.T.T:

KoW Campaign day:



Kings of War: Forces of the Abyss review

May 4, 2016

Stay a while and listen... to Bensome and Spoons' next army review: The Forces of the Abyss. A special guest joins the duo reading the background for the army ( a wise and learned scholar who happens to be an expert on the subject of demons).

As usual there are unit breakdowns and advice ahoy.

**background reading Music and Sound by Syrinscape.


Kings of War: Empire of Dust review

April 10, 2016

Daaaaamn! Bensome and Spoon are at it again with the next army review - The Empire of Dust. 

Stay a while and listen... to our "expert" opinions on the Kindgom of tiny particles' tactics and their unique unit entries. 
As always we share our thoughts on army construction and how to make the most from the skeletal scoundrels.