Common Cause: The Beta, Banned?

Common Cause: The Beta, Banned?

Jun 30, 2014

Would you look at this? Alex and Mike discuss the impending switchover to the Beta (aka Shiny, V4, the macguffin). They also get sidetracked and talk sports

Common Cause: The Little Engine That Couldn’t Come Up With a Better Pun Than This Title

Common Cause: The Little Engine That Couldn’t Come Up With a Better Pun Than This Title

May 6, 2014

Alex and Mike discuss the Pauper engines. What has worked in the past and what could in the future? They realize they have bit off more than they can chew.

Common Cause: Bill and Ted’s Bogus Journey into Nyx

Common Cause: Bill and Ted’s Bogus Journey into Nyx

Apr 28, 2014

Alex Ullman (SCG) @nerdtothecore and Michael Vadman @Baron_Sengir are back and better than ever! Listen as they discuss how Journey into Nyx changes Pauper.

Common Cause: Gone Cubin’

Common Cause: Gone Cubin’

Feb 24, 2014

Alex and Mike discuss Pauper cube, including going over how to play and the makeup of Alex’s cube. They also crack a few packs and talk favorite archetypes.

Common Cause: Domo Arigato, Mr. Roboto

Common Cause: Domo Arigato, Mr. Roboto

Feb 14, 2014

Our fearless leaders head to Mirrodin to discuss Affinity. What makes its mechanical heart tick and what strikes fear into those that can’t be intimidated?

Common Cause: Tramps Like Us, Baby We Were Born of the Gods

Common Cause: Tramps Like Us, Baby We Were Born of the Gods

Jan 29, 2014

Alex and Mike examine Born of the Gods before the prerelease with a focus on Pauper. Will they be Inspired or have to pay Tribute? Only one way to find out.

Common Cause: Counting Cards

Common Cause: Counting Cards

Jan 27, 2014

Alex and Michael crunch a few numbers and discuss Pauper metagame deck analysis. Alex goes into the system he uses and how it influences his choice in deck.

Common Cause: None More Black

Common Cause: None More Black

Jan 16, 2014

Alex and Mike take a trip to the dark side to explore one of Pauper’s most eldritch archetypes: Mono-Black Control.

Common Cause: Nothing Gold Can Stay

Common Cause: Nothing Gold Can Stay

Jan 8, 2014

Alex Ullman (StarCityGames) (@nerdtothecore) and Michael Vadman (@Baron_Sengir) discuss Gold cards and their advantages / disadvantages in Pauper decks.

Common Cause: Theros Review Revue

Common Cause: Theros Review Revue

Dec 28, 2013

Alex Ullman (StarCityGames) and Michael Vadman discuss Theros’ potential and contributions to Pauper.