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Blake on Legacy: Birthing Pod

Posted by on Jul 31, 2014

Theros Block is over but that hasn’t stopped Blake from brewing. He’s back with a four color Birthing Pod that he has found unlikely success with in Legacy.

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Features

Sneak Attack: Magic 2015 Set Review (Part 4)

Posted by on Jul 2, 2014

We’re up to M15 Part 4. This time James discusses a type of card that 80% of the decklists that run it shouldn’t be and gives an introduction to M15 Limited

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Casting with the Community

Pauper Challenge #5: The Jason Moore Invitational

Posted by on Jun 30, 2014

Casting Commons has a brand new Pauper Challenge this week. It’s time to help Jason Moore find tournament success with his innovative hybrid A-fae-nity brew

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Podcasts and Videos

Common Cause: The Beta, Banned?

Posted by on 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

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Recent Posts

Blake on Block: The Black Decks of Theros

Blake on Block: The Black Decks of Theros

May 15, 2014

In anticipation of Pro Tour Journey into Nyx, Blake Campbell provides an overview of the Block Constructed format and specifically black and midrange decks.

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.

Sneak Attack: Journey into Nyx Prerelease Primer

Sneak Attack: Journey into Nyx Prerelease Primer

Apr 23, 2014

Sneakattackkid provides a comprehensive overview of the Journey into Nyx Prerelease. He discusses the 5 promos, seeded packs, deckbuilding, event structure.

Sneak Attack: Journey into Nyx Set Review (Part 8)

Sneak Attack: Journey into Nyx Set Review (Part 8)

Apr 19, 2014

Sneakattackkid ends his Journey discussing the the playability and online prices of the final rares. Learn about the neutered Astral Slide and Centaur Lord.

Sneak Attack: Journey into Nyx Set Review (Part 7)

Sneak Attack: Journey into Nyx Set Review (Part 7)

Apr 17, 2014

As sneakattackkid approaches the end of his Journey he discusses the usual two new rares along with the power uncommon of the set. He’s got playables today.

Sneak Attack: Journey into Nyx Set Review (Part 6)

Sneak Attack: Journey into Nyx Set Review (Part 6)

Apr 16, 2014

Sneakattackkid only has 2 new Journey rares to discuss. To meet his “word requirement” he talks about Fonts. Luckily they’re just a marginal Limited cycle.

Sneak Attack: Journey into Nyx Set Review (Part 5)

Sneak Attack: Journey into Nyx Set Review (Part 5)

Apr 15, 2014

You can safely skip today’s article as the most recent Journey spoilers are bad. Sneakattackkid is forced to instead discuss an uncommon and bad combos.