Masters 25 Most Wanted – Ep37


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Masters 25 Most Wanted

 

  1. Thanks
    1. Mike Condon for the music and editing
    2. Tiffany for the logo/icon
    3. Zack for his social media presence
    4. Special Thanks
      1. Daryl Bockett (@the_casual_guy)
      2. Andre S Beshta (@hamsumcheese) for letting us know the website was down, and posing an excellent question
  2. Ep 37 Community Spotlight:
    1. @the_casual_guy – 00:05:36
    2. @hamsumcheese – 00:06:15
    3. @scryfall – 00:10:34
    4. Ray Lago – 00:25:38
    5. Wayne Reynolds – 00:38:12
    6. @wizards_magic – 01:06:03
  3. Main Topic – M25 Wanted Reprints
1993 Mana Vault
1994 Concordant Crossroads
1995 Necropotence
1996 Diminishing Returns
1997 Scroll Rack
1998 Phyrexian Tower
1999 Bribery
2000 Captain Sisay
2001 Phyrexian Arena
2002 Mirari’s Wake
2003 Mind’s Eye
2004 Crucible of Worlds
2005 Doubling Season
2006 Vesuva
2007 Rings of Brighthearth
2008 Scapeshift
2009 Oracle of Mul Daya
2010 Asceticism
2011 Darksteel Plate
2012 Mikaeus, the Unhallowed
2013 Voice of Resurgence
2014 Omniscience
2015 Kolaghan’s Command
2016 Torrential Gearhulk
2017 The Scarab God
2018 Kumena, Tyrant of Orazca

 

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Deck Tech: Alesha, Who Smiles at Death – Ep36


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Deck Tech: Alesha, Who Smiles at Death

 

  1. Thanks
    1. Mike Condon for the music and editing
    2. Tiffany for the logo/icon
    3. Zack for his social media presence
  2. Special Thanks
    1. Igor Farkas for sending in a decklist (There is a link to a primer video on that page as well ( @BluestManInMtG    host of the “Elder Dragon Durdle Podcast” http://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/alesha-who-smiles-at-death-and-taxes-primer)
    2. Original Professor video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7pbdXRfwcvk&t=71s
      1. Quote from Professor’s video: “If You find yourself turtling up and playing passively in multiplayer, Alesha will quickly break you out of that shell.”
  3. Ep 36 Community Spotlight:
    1. @ElderDurdleIgor – 00:07:00
    2. @TolarianCollege – 00:08:11, 00:59:36
    3. @Copain26 – 00:30:26
    4. @z4ck38 – 00:34:56, 01:04:47
  4. Main Topic – Alesha Deck Tech
    1. Link to Tappedout deck: https://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/28-12-17-jtm-alesha
    2. Deck Snapshot
      1. Deck Statement: To generate value through Alesha’s triggered ability
      2. Average CMC – 3.11
      3. Creatures – 31
        1. Lots of ETB creatures with power 2 or less (Only exceptions are Reveillark and Sun Titan)
      4. Categories
        1. Sunforger Package
          1. Boros Charm
          2. Crackling Doom
          3. Eerie Interlude
          4. Enlightened Tutor
          5. Return to Dust
          6. Master Warcraft
          7. Swords to Plowshares
          8. Terminate
          9. Tithe
          10. Utter End
          11. Mistveil Plains
        2. Alesha Enablers
          1. Key to the City
          2. Whispersilk Cloak
          3. Reconnaissance
          4. Iroas, God of Victory
        3. Comb-ish pieces
          1. Viscera Seer
          2. Reveillark
          3. Karmic Guide
          4. Kiki-Jiki, Mirror Breaker
          5. Felidar Guardian
        4. Self Mill/Discard
          1. Altar of Dementia
          2. Returned Centaur
          3. Nahiri, the Harbinger
        5. Card Draw
          1. Skullclamp
        6. Mana Ramp
          1. Sword of the Animist
          2. Solemn Simulacrum
          3. Burnished Hart
          4. Rakdos Signet
          5. Orzhov Signet
        7. Fun!
          1. Master of Cruelties
          2. Hanweir Battlements
          3. Hanweir Garrison
          4. Panharmonicon
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How to Win in Commander – Ep35


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How to Win in Commander

 

  1. Thanks
    1. Mike Condon for the music and editing
    2. Tiffany for the logo/icon
    3. Zack (@z4ck38) for the Social Media help (Check out Zack’s page: dinosaurtalk.net)
  2. Ep 35 Community Spotlight:
    1. @BaxaArt – 00:09:00
    2. @gallegosart – 00:09:00
    3. @deschampsart – 00:09:00, 00:48:37
    4. Mark A. Nelson – 00:09:00
    5. Mark Poole – 00:09:00
    6. Mark Tedin – 00:09:00
    7. @MothershipGames – 00:16:23
    8. @CraigBlanchette – 00:37:15
    9. @Copain26 – 00:40:37, 00:47:53
    10. @DreamtimeDrinne – 00:41:51
    11. @commandcast – 00:51:16
  3. GP Houston talk
    1. Went 4-3 in the main event (with no byes)
    2. Played in a 2HG event with Elliot (we went 2-1)
    3. Got to meet some iconic Magic Artists!
      1. Thomas M. Baxa
      2. Randy Gallegos
      3. Eric Deschamps
      4. Mark A. Nelson
      5. Mark Poole
      6. Mark Tedin
  4. Main Topic – How to Win in Commander
    1. Much of what we talk about reflects our own Meta, so your mileage may vary
    2. Commander is very different from a 1 on 1 format
    3. List of ways to win a game of Commander
      1. Attacking
        1. Normal Beatdown, tokens, etc
        2. Big Swing, like Craterhoof Behemoth
        3. Infect, like Triumph of the Hordes
        4. Voltron, like with auras and equipment, ala Uril the Miststalker
      2. Combo
        1. Infinite Mana
          1. Basalt Monolith + Rings of Brighthearth
        2. Lockout/Stax
          1. Stasis + Eon Hub
          2. Teferi, Mage of Zhalfir + Knowledge Pool
        3. Karmic Guide + Reveillark + <sac outlet> + Murderous Redcap
      3. Big Mana (which is slightly different from infinite mana)
        1. Mana Geyser, Past in Flames, Stuffy Doll
      4. Decking/Milling
        1. Blue Sun’s Zenith
        2. Consuming Aberration
        3. Mesmeric Orb
      5. Other Alternate Win Conditions
        1. Felidar Sovereign
        2. Revel in Riches
        3. Laboratory Maniac
        4. Door to Nothingness
      6. Playing 2,3,4 cards in the same turn, that add up to value town
        1. This is developing an engine.  Not infinite combo but just something that quickly outpaces what your opponents might be .doing.
      7. A List of cards that often end games
        1. Cyclonic Rift
        2. Insurrection
        3. Craterhoof Behemoth
        4. Rite of Replication
        5. Gray Merchant of Asphodel
        6. Exsanguinate
        7. Expropriate
    4. To the listeners: What is your favorite way to win a game of Commander? Got any good stories? (Maybe we’ll feature a really good story on a future episode of the show)
  5. Signoff
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Cultivating a Table Image – Ep34


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Cultivating a Table Image

 

  1. Thanks
    1. Mike Condon for the music and editing
    2. Tiffany for the logo/icon
  2. Ep 34 Community Spotlight:
    1. Richard – 00:11:15
    2. @commandcast – 00:11:15, 00:33:05, 00:41:57
      1. Episode 182 of Command Zone
  3. Main Topic – Cultivating a Table Image
    1. What is your table image?
      1. Define this. – What do players expect from you before the game begins?
      2. Reputations have a huge impact on how commander games go (Shout out to Richard who sent us some information on reputation)
      3. How did you get it?
        1. Most people don’t choose a table image
        2. Flashbulb memory.  It doesn’t take a long time to make one
      4. How to change it.
        1. Can you?
      5. How to use it.
        1. Knowing how people will react ahead of time and possibly building a deck around it.
  4. Signoff
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    2. YouTube – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCDqS_bKvsjalCoDFozWiK_w
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