Your weekly source for all things Commander (aka EDH), a multiplayer Magic: The Gathering format, with hosts Jimmy Wong and Josh Lee Kwai. Focused on all aspects of gameplay and strategy from table politics, budget builds, to deck building and more!

The Best Card In Your Deck

Dec 5, 2019 - Episode 299

The Best Card In Your Deck

Everyone has been in this situation before: You play a tutor. You look through your deck. But what do you get? Is it an answer? Is it a threat? Or is it the best card in your deck? What even IS the best card in your deck? On this episode we discuss some metrics to gauge the power level of individual cards in your 99. ---------- What we talked about on THE END STEP: Half-Arsed History (by Riley Knight) https://halfarsedhistory.net/ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Building A Commander Cube

Nov 25, 2019 - Episode 298

Building A Commander Cube

After the most recent episode of Game Knights with Brandon Sanderson, we’ve heard from a lot of people who are interested in building and playing their own Commander Cube. On this episode, we bring our...
Let’s Fix White in Commander

Nov 20, 2019 - Episode 297

Let’s Fix White in Commander

Today we’re answering a ton of interesting listener questions including: “How would we fix the color white in EDH?”, “What is our reaction to the Commander 2020 product line-up?”, “Is the budget of a deck...
A Guide to Playing Aggro in Commander

Nov 15, 2019 - Episode 296

A Guide to Playing Aggro in Commander

Aggro is a strategy that really struggles to be viable in Commander. On this week’s episode, DJ (Jumbo Commander on YouTube) re-joins the show to go over some tips and tricks you can use to help raise...
How to Determine Your Deck's Power Level

Nov 5, 2019 - Episode 295

How to Determine Your Deck's Power Level

Commander games are much more fun when all of the decks in a pod are at a similar power level. But how do you determine, before the game, if your deck is on par with the others? How do you rank it on our...
The Scariest Cards in Commander

Oct 31, 2019 - Episode 294

The Scariest Cards in Commander

Today we’re talking about the cards that make your blood run cold. The effects that give you the heebie jeebies. And the spells that only resolve in your worst nightmares. Happy Halloween everyone! ---------- Check...
Best Decks to Build on a Budget w/ The Commander’s Quarters

Oct 23, 2019 - Episode 293

Best Decks to Build on a Budget w/ The Commander’s Quarters

If you’re looking to really stretch your dollar while still having a chance to win games of EDH, some deck archetypes might be more successful than others. On this episode Jimmy and Josh are joined by...
Mastering Mental Manipulation in Multiplayer Magic

Oct 18, 2019 - Episode 292

Mastering Mental Manipulation in Multiplayer Magic

Show Notes: On this episode, Jimmy and Josh discuss mental tricks that you can use to get what you want from the other players in a game of Commander. ---------- Check out our Kickstarter to support Extra...
The Truth About Game Knights

Oct 10, 2019 - Episode 291

The Truth About Game Knights

On today’s episode: Jimmy and Josh are tackling some of the most asked questions we get regarding our content like “Why do you play Brawl on Game Knights?” “What happened to Extra Turns?” and “Are you...
The BEST Blue Cards

Oct 1, 2019

The BEST Blue Cards

On this episode we’re taking a different approach to our old “Top 10” color series. We look at Blue cards in a variety of different categories and debate which are the best and why. ---------- Support...
Throne of Eldraine Set Review

Sep 26, 2019

Throne of Eldraine Set Review

Jimmy and Josh examine and evaluate the non-legendary creature cards from Throne of Eldraine that they think will make the biggest splash in Commander. Are there any great new effects that will take your...
New Commander Review l Throne of Eldraine

Sep 20, 2019

New Commander Review l Throne of Eldraine

Throne of Eldraine is fully spoiled! Jimmy and Josh examine and evaluate all of the new legendary creatures from the set and run down the list of cool combos, synergies and interactions for each card. ---------- Support...