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!

How to Determine Your Deck's Power Level I #295

Nov 5, 2019 - Episode 295

How to Determine Your Deck's Power Level I #295

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 1-10 scale? Those are the questions we’re tackling on this episode. ---------- The Command Zone podcast is brought to you by Card Kingdom! Make sure to use our affiliate link when ordering Magic cards and accessories: http://www.cardkingdom.com/commandzone Huge thanks to UltraPro (https://instagram.com/ultraprointl/) for sponsoring this episode and providing awesome prizes for our giveaways. Be sure to check out their Throne of Eldraine themed sleeves, playmats and deck boxes! Find UltraPro: Facebook: https://facebook.com/ultraProInternational/  Twitter: https://twitter.com/ultraProIntl Support the show and become a Patron! Be a part of our community, receive awesome rewards, and more! http://www.patreon.com/commandzone ---------- What we talked about on THE END STEP: Impulse on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCgLQkRAZsFN6fhqxFyx8qhQ ---------- Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The Scariest Cards in Commander I #294

Oct 31, 2019 - Episode 294

The Scariest Cards in Commander I #294

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 I #293

Oct 23, 2019 - Episode 293

Best Decks to Build on a Budget w/ The Commander’s Quarters I #293

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 I #292

Oct 18, 2019 - Episode 292

Mastering Mental Manipulation in Multiplayer Magic I #292

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 I #291

Oct 10, 2019 - Episode 291

The Truth About Game Knights I #291

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 I #290

Oct 1, 2019

The BEST Blue Cards I #290

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 I #289

Sep 26, 2019

Throne of Eldraine Set Review I #289

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 I #288

Sep 20, 2019

New Commander Review l Throne of Eldraine I #288

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...
Syr Gwyn - Brawl to Commander Upgrade I Bonus Episode

Sep 19, 2019

Syr Gwyn - Brawl to Commander Upgrade I Bonus Episode

It’s time to upgrade the fourth and final Throne of Eldraine Brawl precon: Syr Gwyn “Knights’ Charge”. What 40 cards can you add to get this deck ready for battle in Commander? Tune in and find out! ---------- Support...
Alela - Brawl to Commander Upgrade I Bonus Episode

Sep 18, 2019

Alela - Brawl to Commander Upgrade I Bonus Episode

We’re continuing our Brawl to Commander Upgrade series with the Alela “Faerie Schemes” Throne of Eldraine precon. Jimmy and Josh discuss which 40 cards they would add to turn it into a powerful Commander...
Korvold - Brawl to Commander Upgrade I Bonus Episode

Sep 16, 2019

Korvold - Brawl to Commander Upgrade I Bonus Episode

It’s another bonus mini-sode! This time we’re breaking down the Korvold “Savage Hunger” Eldraine Brawl precon and discussing which 40 cards we would add to upgrade it into a full-on Commander deck. ---------- Support...
Chulane - Brawl to Commander Upgrade I Bonus Episode

Sep 13, 2019

Chulane - Brawl to Commander Upgrade I Bonus Episode

In this special mini-sode Jimmy and Josh break down the Chulane Eldraine Brawl precon deck “Wild Bounty” and talk about which 40 cards they would add to quickly and easily turn it into a full-on Commander...