Episode 208 – Eldraine Limited Primer

This week we’re taking a look at the archetypes in Throne of Eldraine – the payoffs, the enablers, and the color combinations they work best in! Of course we haven’t played any games yet, but hopefully this episode will give you a good starting point for your first few drafts of the format.

Be warned, there’s some heavy nonsense for the first 15 minutes – skip ahead if you want to get straight to the main topic!

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Episode 207 – Witch Cards are Good?

This week we’re examining more Throne of Eldraine cards – it turns out that the ones we’re most interested in talking about are almost all Black, so if you’re a fan of Swamps, this episode is for you!

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Episode 206 – The Tale Begins

This week we’re talking about more Throne of Eldraine cards, while Sam is on a weird thing about “The” correctly being used or omitted in card names.

Here are the cards we covered this week: Witch’s Vengeance, Opportunistic Dragon, Epic Downfall, Greedy Impulse, Harmonious Archon, Giant Killer, Charming Prince, Robber of the Rich (with a tangent into Outlaws’ Merriment), and Once Upon a Time.

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Episode 205 – Going on an Adventure

This week we’re talking about the new mechanics from Throne of Eldraine and some cards we think are exciting from the spoiler so far. We’ve also got some predictions about future mechanics based on what we’ve seen of this set, and some flavor critiques and other assorted nonsense thrown in for good measure.

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Episode 204 – OP n’ BNR

This week we’re covering recent events – the Banned and Restricted list changes as well as the new Organized Play system! Check those out here: https://magic.wizards.com/en/articles/archive/news/august-26-2019-banned-and-restricted-announcement-2019-08-26 and here: https://www.magic.gg/news/the-future-of-magic-esports

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Episode 203 – What’s in their hand?

Figuring out what’s in your opponent’s hand is both vital and difficult. This week we’re sharing some tips and techniques that you can use to help identify what might be in their hand – and what to do about it!

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Episode 202 – Sunset over the Horizon

Modern Horizons was an extremely important Magic set for the state of the game, and this week we’re taking a retrospective look at it. Was the idea good? Was the implementation good? How would we like them to proceed with the Modern Masters legacy going forward?

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