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The home of a hangout-style podcast covering the casual side of Magic the Gathering, with a focus on the Commander format.

Episode 29: Article Analysis: The Cards you Play Don’t Matter

In an episode designed to help you improve your play, we take a look at an excellent article and discuss its content.

Episode 28: Talking Gruul with Sam from Rhystic Studies

We are very excited to welcome Sam from Rhystic Studies (@rhysticstudies) to the show to talk about a whole bunch of things. Gruul, art, fun, playstyles, Azorius music, and more. If you don’t know Sam’s YouTube channel, we HIGHLY recommend checking it out. As Eric said on the show this is some of the best Magic content out there. Where to find Sam:Twitter: @RhysticStudiesYouTube: Rhystic StudiesWeb: https://www.rhysticstudies.com/ Referenced information:Aaaargh: https://magic.wizards.com/en/articles/archive/making-magic/aaaargh-2006-01-30-0Rob

Episode 27: Isperia, Supreme Judge Rebuild

Rebuilding a UW Fliers deck using the deckbuilding template as a guide.

Episode 26: The Orzhov with Michelle Rapp from The Loregoyfs

Michelle Rapp joins us to talk about the Orzhov, their role on Ravnica, and the Black/White color pair as a whole.

Episode 25: Zendikar Rising

Russel and Eric talk about their favorite cards from the latest set, the mechanics, and a bit of flavor tossed in for spice.

Episode 24: Digging for Diamonds #1

Looking for hidden gems in Magic’s earliest sets.

Episode 23: Fundamentals of Deck Building

How to take the deckbuilding template and use it as a guide when building or updating your decks.

Episode 22: Arcades can only be built one way, right?

There’s really only one way to build Arcades, the Strategist decks, right? Right?

Episode 21: Variants! (not variance)

There’s a bunch of different ways to play commander. Here’s some we’ve found the most entertaining/interesting.

Episode 20: Personal Signature Spellbooks with Jake Traver

Jake, Russel, and Eric talk about the cards they’d put in their Personal Signature Spellbooks