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!

Modern Horizons Preview Card l #268

May 21, 2019 - Episode 268

Modern Horizons Preview Card l #268

On this episode we unveil our Modern Horizons preview card! Straight up, it’s one of the most powerful legendary creatures we’ve ever seen. Let’s explore just how broken the new Urza can be. PLUS, in the second half of the episode, we’re talking MTG Arena and War of the Spark draft. It’s a very complicated and difficult format that a lot of people are having trouble with. Find out our views on the limited format and get some tips on how you can up your win percentage. ----------  Support the show and become a Patron! Be a part of our community, receive awesome rewards, and more! http://www.patreon.com/commandzone The Command Zone podcast is brought to you by Card Kingdom! Make sure to use our affiliate link the next time you purchase Magic cards or products: http://www.cardkingdom.com/commandzone Huge thanks to UltraPro (http://www.ultrapro.com - @UltraProIntl) for sponsoring this episode and providing awesome prizes for our giveaways! Find UltraPro on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/UltraProInternational/ Purchase a Game Knights t-shirt (available for a limited time): http://bit.ly/GKShirt ---------- Braden’s cEDH Feather deck tech:https://archidekt.com/decks/74037#Feather_by_Braden ---------- What we talked about on THE END STEP: Handmaid’s Tale:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Handmaid%27s_Tale_(TV_series) ---------- Follow us on Twitter!@CommandCast@JoshLeeKwai@jfwong Email us:commandzonecast@gmail.com ---------- Huge thanks to Geoffrey Palmer for providing some of his amazing Living Cards animations for our videos. Follow him here:https://twitter.com/livingcardsmtghttps://www.youtube.com/channel/UCIuqWt79_d0hUK-dRhzFtAQ Check out our sister podcast - The Masters of Modern:http://collected.company/category/the-masters-of-modern/ Commander/EDH Official Rules, Banlist, Forums, and more:http://mtgcommander.net/rules.php

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Modern Horizons Preview Card l #268

May 21, 2019 - Episode 268

Modern Horizons Preview Card l #268

On this episode we unveil our Modern Horizons preview card! Straight up, it’s one of the most powerful legendary creatures we’ve ever seen. Let’s explore just how broken the new Urza can be. PLUS, in the...
The Power of Priority (and The Stack) l #267

May 14, 2019 - Episode 267

The Power of Priority (and The Stack) l #267

On today’s episode we’re diving deep on a complex and often misunderstood topic: The Stack and Player Priority. We’ve got L2 Judge Danny Simard in studio to help us explain how these rules intricacies...
Commander Variants with LoadingReadyRun l #266

May 7, 2019 - Episode 266

Commander Variants with LoadingReadyRun l #266

Graham Stark and Kathleen De Vere from LoadingReadyRun join the show to talk about Blind Commander, Oathbreaker and their favorite EDH Variants. ---------- 
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The Ultimate Guide to Planeswalkers in Commander l #265

May 3, 2019 - Episode 265

The Ultimate Guide to Planeswalkers in Commander l #265

Show Notes: War of the Spark is a planeswalker paradise! As a result, we expect to see a lot more of them on the battlefield for the foreseeable future. On today’s episode, Jimmy and Josh go over all of...
War of the Spark Set Review l #264

Apr 23, 2019 - Episode 264

War of the Spark Set Review l #264

Jimmy and Josh discuss the brand new cards from War of the Spark and which ones we think will make the biggest splash in Commander. And there are a lot of them! As a result of the sheer amount of crazy...
War of the Spark Planeswalker Set Review l #263

Apr 19, 2019 - Episode 263

War of the Spark Planeswalker Set Review l #263

War of the Spark is almost here! This set is so chock-full of splashy cards for Commander that we’ve decided to split our traditional review into two episodes. In part one, we’re analyzing all of the 37...
Firesong and Sunspeaker Game Knights Deck Tech l #262

Apr 11, 2019 - Episode 262

Firesong and Sunspeaker Game Knights Deck Tech l #262

On this episode we’re breaking down JLK’s Firesong and Sunspeaker deck from the latest episode of Game Knights. Y’all tried to troll him by voting that he had to play Boros, but the deck turned out really...
War of the Spark Preview Card l Special Episode

Apr 7, 2019

War of the Spark Preview Card l Special Episode

It’s time to unveil our EXCLUSIVE WAR OF THE SPARK PREVIEW CARD! And this one is sweet. We’ve got an awesome new legendary creature named Feather, the Redeemed. Is this the best Boros Commander that’s...
MOST WANTED REPRINTS in Modern Horizons l #261

Apr 5, 2019 - Episode 261

MOST WANTED REPRINTS in Modern Horizons l #261

Modern Horizon is…on the horizon (releases June 14th). WotC has announced that the set will only include cards that are NOT currently Modern legal. So, on this episode, we’re running down a list of our...
How to Reach Mythic in Arena Tech l #260

Mar 26, 2019 - Episode 260

How to Reach Mythic in Arena Tech l #260

The road to Mythic can be tough and discouraging. On the podcast this week, Jimmy and Josh talk about MTG Arena and, more specifically, they give out some great tips and tricks that will help you reach...
Ashlen’s Kozilek Game Knights Deck Tech l #259

Mar 19, 2019 - Episode 259

Ashlen’s Kozilek Game Knights Deck Tech l #259

Ashlen Rose joins the show to breakdown and discuss the Kozilek, the Great Distortion deck that she played on the most recent episode of Game Knights. Colorless decks are tricky and unique beasts. Find...
Jacob’s Game Knights Deck Tech l #258

Mar 12, 2019

Jacob’s Game Knights Deck Tech l #258

Show Notes: Newly minted knight and fan audition winner Jacob Holloway joins the show to breakdown and discuss his “Anything You Can Do, I Can Do Better” deck which he piloted on the most recent episode...
The Biggest Gamesplay Mistakes (That Are Costing You Wins) l #257

Mar 4, 2019

The Biggest Gamesplay Mistakes (That Are Costing You Wins) l #257

We’ve all been there. It’s crucial point in the game, and you’re faced with a critical decision. You have numerous cards you could play, multiple threats you could target, and different opponents you could...
Should Infect Be Changed in EDH? l #256

Feb 20, 2019 - Episode 256

Should Infect Be Changed in EDH? l #256

It’s a mailbag episode! On today’s show we’re answering listener questions like: Should the INFECT rules be changed in EDH? How do you handle missed rules interactions, after the fact? When is that fan...
The BLING Episode l #255

Feb 14, 2019 - Episode 255

The BLING Episode l #255

On today’s episode, DJ and Jimmy are highlighting their favorite ways to bling out their Commander decks, covering the many different things you can do to personalize your collection and show off your...
Cards You Should Be Playing (But Aren’t) | #254

Feb 6, 2019 - Episode 254

Cards You Should Be Playing (But Aren’t) | #254

On today’s episode, we’re talking about a bunch of cards you should be playing, but probably aren’t. We'll help you find some cool new tech that fits into a ton of your existing decks. And the best news...
To The Rules Committee | #253

Jan 30, 2019 - Episode 253

To The Rules Committee | #253

Exciting news! Josh has been selected to the new Commander Advisory Group (CAG). This is a panel of people whose role is to provide official feedback on topics suggested by the Commander Rules Committee...
Lavinia – Game Knights Deck Tech l #252

Jan 22, 2019 - Episode 255

Lavinia – Game Knights Deck Tech l #252

We’re continuing our deck techs in advance of the upcoming episode of Game Knights (which will be released on January 25th) by breaking down Jimmy’s Lavinia, Azorius Renegade build.

This card got...
Judith – Game Knights Deck Tech l #251

Jan 15, 2019 - Episode 254

Judith – Game Knights Deck Tech l #251

We’re doing something a little different. We’re going to deck tech the Judith deck that JLK built for an upcoming episode of Game Knights (to be released on January 25th). This means you’ll get an idea...
Ravnica Allegiance Set Review l #250

Jan 11, 2019 - Episode 253

Ravnica Allegiance Set Review l #250

Jimmy and Josh discuss the new cards from Ravnica Allegiance and which ones they think will make a splash in Commander. From the new legendary creatures and planeswalkers to a potential white staple card,...
How NOT to Evaluate Cards + Ravnica Allegiance Preview Card l #249

Jan 3, 2019 - Episode 252

How NOT to Evaluate Cards + Ravnica Allegiance Preview Card l #249

This week, we’re taking a look at some of our old episodes and wondering how we could be so wrong at about certain cards. And then we discuss how those missteps can help us learn to have better analysis...
What Magic Did Wrong (and Right!) This Year l #248

Dec 27, 2018 - Episode 251

What Magic Did Wrong (and Right!) This Year l #248

It’s been a rocky, controversial, crazy year for Magic, with many ups and downs. On this, the last episode of 2018, Jimmy and Josh are looking back at the past 12 months and examining what Magic did wrong...
Problems With Your Playgroup l #247

Dec 18, 2018 - Episode 250

Problems With Your Playgroup l #247

There are many issues which can crop up in a tight-nit group (like a playgroup) which, if not addressed, can cause fissures and strain and, ultimately, lead to some negative experiences. On this episode,...
DJ’s Final Episode - Jumbo Politics l #246

Dec 14, 2018 - Episode 249

DJ’s Final Episode - Jumbo Politics l #246

It's DJ's last episode as an official co-host of the show. But don’t worry, we’re sending him off in style with a hand-picked topic of his choosing: TABLE POLITICS!

We get the Jumbo version on how...
Most Hated Commanders l #245

Dec 4, 2018 - Episode 248

Most Hated Commanders l #245

We’ve all experienced it. Everyone is shuffling up and placing their Commanders in the command zone to start the game. And then the groans start. “Oh no! Not that deck…”

Today, we’re talking about...
Most Overrated Cards l #244

Nov 27, 2018 - Episode 247

Most Overrated Cards l #244

DJ brings his own new perspective to an old debate: What are the most overrated cards in Commander? Buckle up, because Josh does not necessarily agree with all of DJ’s list. Which cards cause the most...
Ultimate Masters Discussion + Preview Card l #243

Nov 20, 2018 - Episode 246

Ultimate Masters Discussion + Preview Card l #243

The announcement of Ultimate Masters has been a contentious subject in the community. Josh and DJ give their perspectives on the controversy surrounding the new set PLUS, we reveal The Command Zone’s exclusive...
Things Commander Players Need To STOP Doing l #242

Nov 13, 2018 - Episode 245

Things Commander Players Need To STOP Doing l #242

This episode is a PSA to all Commander players. If you’re doing something on this list – you need to STOP. It might be costing you games, it might be costing you fun, it might be costing you friends.

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Are There Cards You Shouldn’t Play? l #241

Nov 8, 2018 - Episode 244

Are There Cards You Shouldn’t Play? l #241

Many cards and effects are contentious in EDH. Armageddon, Stasis, Iona, Scrambleverse…the list is long and varies depending on your playgroup.

On this episode we’re discussing a recent article...
Braids Deck Tech l DJ’s Favorite Deck! l #240

Oct 30, 2018 - Episode 243

Braids Deck Tech l DJ’s Favorite Deck! l #240

On this episode we’re breaking down DJ’s favorite deck: Braids, Conjurer Adept. It’s a goofy deck that packs a huge punch. If you like politics, bluffing, making deals and playing BIG creatures, you won’t...
Which Color is the Strongest? Gameplay STATS (pt2) l #239

Oct 24, 2018 - Episode 242

Which Color is the Strongest? Gameplay STATS (pt2) l #239

It’s time for part 2 of our STATS SERIES! We’re going over the results of our data analysis from over 300 games of Commander.

What effect does budget and the monetary value of your deck have on...
Exactly How Good is Sol Ring? Gameplay STATS (pt1) l #238

Oct 17, 2018 - Episode 241

Exactly How Good is Sol Ring? Gameplay STATS (pt1) l #238

It’s finally here! The STATS episode (part 1 of 2). We’ve compiled data from over 300 games of Commander, analyzed the findings and now it’s time to go over the results. What do the statistics say about...
Top Budget Blue Cards l #237

Oct 9, 2018 - Episode 240

Top Budget Blue Cards l #237

We’re starting a new subseries discussing the top budget cards in each color. On today’s episode DJ and Josh list their top 5 best blue cards that are each under $2 dollars. Tune in and discover a bunch...
Emmara Deck Tech l #236

Oct 2, 2018 - Episode 239

Emmara Deck Tech l #236

Today we’re breaking down JLK’s Emarra, Soul of the Accord deck that he built and played in the most recent episode of Game Knights. If you liked the look of the deck on the show, just wait until you see...
Izoni Deck Tech w/ Adam Savidan of LRR l #235

Sep 25, 2018 - Episode 238

Izoni Deck Tech w/ Adam Savidan of LRR l #235

Do you like to make tokens and play with your own graveyard? Who doesn’t?!?

Adam Savidan from LoadingReadyRun joins the show to talk about the Izoni, Thousand-Eyed deck he built and piloted on the...
Guilds of Ravnica Set Review l #324

Sep 20, 2018 - Episode 237

Guilds of Ravnica Set Review l #324

We’re returning to the return to Ravnica! Josh and DJ break down the new cards from the latest set, Guilds of Ravnica, and which ones they believe will make an impact on the Commander format. Whether you’re...
Guilds of Ravnica Preview Card – Etrata, the Silencer l #233

Sep 17, 2018 - Episode 236

Guilds of Ravnica Preview Card – Etrata, the Silencer l #233

On this special episode we’re unveiling our exclusive GUILDS OF RAVNICA PREVIEW CARD! It’s a new legendary creature named Etrata, the Silencer.

To talk about this super unique card, we’re joined...
Jimmy’s Surprise Visit l Commander Q & A l #232

Sep 12, 2018 - Episode 235

Jimmy’s Surprise Visit l Commander Q & A l #232

Jimmy’s taking a quick break from filming in New Zealand and stopped by the studio in LA for a special episode. We’re catching up on listener questions, including: What to do if your playgroup likes the...
Selvala, Heart of the Wilds Deck Tech l #231

Sep 4, 2018 - Episode 234

Selvala, Heart of the Wilds Deck Tech l #231

On this episode, DJ is breaking down one of his strongest decks: Selvala, Heart of the Wilds. The creature “power matters” archetype has become more prevalent in recent sets so it seems like the perfect...
Commander Format Wish List l #230

Aug 30, 2018 - Episode 233

Commander Format Wish List l #230

In this episode, Josh and DJ are putting on their game design hats and asking the questions: What does the Commander format need? What is it missing? What tools are we lacking? What current cards and strategies...
Is C18 a Failure? | #229

Aug 23, 2018 - Episode 232

Is C18 a Failure? | #229

Lack of reprints. Unfocused deck design. Low power level. These are some of the criticisms that have been aimed at Commander 2018. On this episode of the podcast, Josh and DJ take an in-depth look at this...
Varina, Lich Queen – C18 Deck Tech | #228

Aug 16, 2018 - Episode 231

Varina, Lich Queen – C18 Deck Tech | #228

Jimmy is back! And he’s breaking down an Esper Zombie build focused around Varina, Lich Queen. How does having access to white change/update this strategy for this popular tribe? Watch and find out! Learn...
Xantcha, Sleeper Agent – C18 Deck Tech | #227

Aug 14, 2018 - Episode 230

Xantcha, Sleeper Agent – C18 Deck Tech | #227

On today’s episode, Josh and DJ brew up a deck for one of the most unique new Commanders from all of C18: Xantcha, Sleeper Agent. Find out all of the cool interactions, synergies and combos that will allow...
Brewing Brudiclad – C18 Deck Tech | #226

Aug 10, 2018 - Episode 229

Brewing Brudiclad – C18 Deck Tech | #226

We're kicking off a series of deck techs centered around the new legendary creatures from Commander 2018. Today we begin with one of the most interesting: Brudiclad (BREWdiclad?) Telchor Engineer. It’s...
C18: Best New Cards l #225

Aug 7, 2018 - Episode 228

C18: Best New Cards l #225

We're continuing our coverage of the Commander 2018 product with a look at the BEST NEW CARDS from the set. Before we examined each deck and how to quickly tune it up and get it onto the battlefield as...
Aminatou - Subjective Reality - C18 Deck Review | #224

Aug 2, 2018 - Episode 227

Aminatou - Subjective Reality - C18 Deck Review | #224

Our complete coverage of the Commander 2018 product continues, with a review of the Esper "Subjective Reality" pre-con deck! Aminatou's text box can be perplexing. What's the best way to take advantage...
Estrid - Adaptive Enchantment - C18 Deck Review | #223

Jul 30, 2018 - Episode 226

Estrid - Adaptive Enchantment - C18 Deck Review | #223

Our complete coverage of the Commander 2018 product continues, with a review of the Bant "Adaptive Enchantment" pre-con deck! Estrid combines a lot of abilites we've all been asking for. But is she as...
Windgrace Lands Matter - Nature's Vengeance - C18 Deck Review | #222

Jul 28, 2018 - Episode 225

Windgrace Lands Matter - Nature's Vengeance - C18 Deck Review | #222

We're continuing our in-depth coverage of the Commander 2018 product with a review of the "Nature's Vengeance" pre-con deck! Lord Windgrace finally brings together the colors we've all wanted in a Lands...
Saheeli Artifacts - Exquisite Invention - C18 Deck Review | #221

Jul 27, 2018 - Episode 224

Saheeli Artifacts - Exquisite Invention - C18 Deck Review | #221

We're starting our in-depth coverage of the Commander 2018 product with a review of the Saheeli / Artifacts "Exquisite Invention" pre-con deck! Is this the Izzet artifacts Commander we've all been dreaming...
Commander 2018 Preview Card - Gyrus, Waker of Corpses | #220

Jul 24, 2018 - Episode 223

Commander 2018 Preview Card - Gyrus, Waker of Corpses | #220

It's that time of year, Commander Xmas! Which means we're unwrapping our exclusive COMMANDER 2018 PREVIEW CARD! Meet the newest JUND legendary creature: Gyrus, Waker of Corpses. Come find out what this...
Chromium and the Voltron Debate l #219

Jul 17, 2018 - Episode 222

Chromium and the Voltron Debate l #219

Today we're talking about a Voltron build of the new Elder Dragon: Chromium, the Mutable. PLUS we're also delving into a contentious topic, is Voltron actually any good? Enjoy the show and then participate...
Underrated Favorites | #218

Jul 10, 2018 - Episode 221

Underrated Favorites | #218

We all have cards we think are awesome but that never seem to show up on the opponent's side of the table. Why is no one else playing this stuff? On today's episode, Josh and DJ make the case for some...
How to Power-up Your Decks l #217

Jul 3, 2018 - Episode 220

How to Power-up Your Decks l #217

With the release of new cards/sets and shifts in the local meta, Commander players are constantly tuning-up their decks. But how can you tell if you’re improving a strategy or making it worse? On today’s...
M19 Set Review l #216

Jun 26, 2018 - Episode 219

M19 Set Review l #216

The core sets are back! Josh is joined by substitute co-host DJ (Jumbo Commander on YouTube) to break down the new cards in M19 that we think will make a splash in Commander. From the return of Elder Dragons...
MTG Arena +M19 Preview Card w/ Ashlen Rose | #215

Jun 20, 2018 - Episode 218

MTG Arena +M19 Preview Card w/ Ashlen Rose | #215

We've got cosplayer and Game Knights alum Ashlen Rose as a guest on this episode to talk about our experiences so far with the new digital form of Magic: the MTG Arena Closed Beta. Plus, we're unveiling...
Battlebond Set Review l The Command Zone #212 | Magic: the Gathering EDH

May 30, 2018 - Episode 215

Battlebond Set Review l The Command Zone #212 | Magic: the Gathering EDH

Wizard's latest set Battlebond is designed for two-headed giant (2HG) play but includes a ton of much-needed reprints and new cards that seem specifically geared for EDH. Should this set really be considered...
Episode 200 Extravaganza with Over 30 Special Guests | #200

Mar 6, 2018 - Episode 203

Episode 200 Extravaganza with Over 30 Special Guests | #200

It's our 200th episode! We're celebrating all things Commander and talking EDH with over 30 community members including The Professor, Gaby Spartz, Marshall Sutcliffe, LoadyingReadyRun, Cassius Marsh and...
Must Have Cards and Format Staples | #199

Feb 28, 2018 - Episode 202

Must Have Cards and Format Staples | #199

There are certain cards that any Commander player worth their salt needs in their collection. On this episode, we run down the list of must-haves and format staples while discussing which offer the most...
The Most Underrated Cards in Commander | #198

Feb 15, 2018 - Episode 201

The Most Underrated Cards in Commander | #198

It's time to discover some hidden gems! We're going down the list of the most underrated cards in all of Commander. The enchantments, artifacts, etc that would take your deck to the next level - if you'd...
How Useful is the Banlist?  | #197

Feb 7, 2018 - Episode 200

How Useful is the Banlist? | #197

How do I lower the power level of my decks? How do I handle oppressive players? How useful is the ban list? This week, Josh and Jimmy tackle some more listener-submitted questions. Learn more about your...
10 Biggest Mistakes Commander Players Make  | #196

Jan 30, 2018 - Episode 199

10 Biggest Mistakes Commander Players Make | #196

Nobody plays perfectly all the time. The problem comes when we keep making the same missteps over and over. On this episode, Jimmy and Josh talk about the 10 biggest mistakes that Commander players make...
Kumena - Best Merfolk Commander Ever? | #195

Jan 23, 2018 - Episode 198

Kumena - Best Merfolk Commander Ever? | #195

Is Kumena, Tyrant of Orazca the best merfolk commander ever made? Find out, as we take and in-depth look at the deck Jimmy built for the most recent episode of Game Knights. 

Learn more about...
Elenda, the Dusk Rose – Deck Tech | #194

Jan 18, 2018 - Episode 197

Elenda, the Dusk Rose – Deck Tech | #194

We're breaking down Josh's Elenda, the Dusk Rose deck from the latest episode of Game Knights. Come see what makes this unique brew tick and just how explosive a Commander she can be! Learn more about...
Rivals of Ixalan – Set Review | #193

Jan 9, 2018 - Episode 196

Rivals of Ixalan – Set Review | #193

It’s our Rivals of Ixalan Set Review! This set has some crazy cards for Commander / EDH. Find out which we think will turn out to be powerhouses in the format and which will be overrated duds. ———- Support...
Rivals of Ixalan Spoiler – Zacama, Primal Calamity | #192

Jan 4, 2018 - Episode 195

Rivals of Ixalan Spoiler – Zacama, Primal Calamity | #192

  We’re unveiling our Rivals of Ixalan preview card! It’s a brand new legendary elder dinosaur: ZACAMA, PRIMAL CALAMITY. Plus, we’ve got Craig Blanchette in studio, going over a full deck tech for this...
Best of 2017 – Year in Review | #191

Dec 30, 2017 - Episode 194

Best of 2017 – Year in Review | #191

  This was a huge year for both The Command Zone and Game Knights! Jimmy and Josh are wrapping-up 2017 by taking a look back at all of our favorite episodes, events and moments PLUS a quick glance ahead...
Lessons from The Great War | #190

Dec 21, 2017 - Episode 193

Lessons from The Great War | #190

  World War 1 (often called The Great War) is one of the most devastating struggles in all of human history. Similar to our Art of War and Machiavelli episodes, we’re examining the lead-up to the conflict,...
Building Around Unstable Legends | #189

Dec 13, 2017 - Episode 192

Building Around Unstable Legends | #189

  Let’s take a look at three great new legendaries from Unstable (Baron Von Count, Grusilda and X) and consider all the deck-building possibilities! ———- Support the show and become a Patron! Be a part...
Is Unstable OK in Commander? | #188

Dec 4, 2017 - Episode 191

Is Unstable OK in Commander? | #188

  The newest silver-bordered set, Unstable, is about to be released! But the cards are not officially legal in EDH! Jimmy and Josh discuss which of the new stuff seems ok to play in Commander and which...
The Most Powerful Commander Decks | #187

Nov 20, 2017 - Episode 190

The Most Powerful Commander Decks | #187

  This week, Jimmy and Josh take a look at the most powerful decks in the entire Commander format and explain what makes them tick. ———- Support the show and become a Patron! Be a part of our community,...
Words of Wizdom | #186

Nov 13, 2017 - Episode 189

Words of Wizdom | #186

  It’s time to up your game. Jimmy and Josh are coming at you with a bunch random bite-sized Commander advice and EDH level-ups. ———- Support the show and become a Patron! Be a part of our community, receive...
My Playgroup Always Targets Me First | #185

Nov 7, 2017 - Episode 188

My Playgroup Always Targets Me First | #185

  How do you get your playgroup to stop targeting you first? How do you know when to mulligan? Is Temple of the False God a bad card? Find out all of this and more as Jimmy and Josh tackle listener submitted...
Inside the Mind of Magic Artist Jesper Ejsing | #184

Oct 31, 2017 - Episode 187

Inside the Mind of Magic Artist Jesper Ejsing | #184

Renowned Magic artist Jesper Ejsing joins the show to discuss his process when creating art for Magic: the Gathering as well as his love for the Commander format. ———- Support the show and become a Patron!...
Threat Assessment Case Studies | #183

Oct 26, 2017 - Episode 186

Threat Assessment Case Studies | #183

Follow along as Jimmy and Josh break down some of the more interesting and complicated board states from Game Knights and discuss their process of threat assessment and how to make better in-game decisions....
Politics with the Professor – What Kind of Player are YOU? | #182

Oct 12, 2017 - Episode 185

Politics with the Professor – What Kind of Player are YOU? | #182

The Professor from Tolarian Community College is in town and ready to talk POLITICS! We dive into what it means to play against each of us, how we’ve changed over time, and our favorite reasons to play...
The Right Way to NETDECK | #181

Oct 3, 2017 - Episode 184

The Right Way to NETDECK | #181

We’ve gotten a lot of questions about netdecking, so here are 5 helpful tips to get you on the road to building the best decks AND keeping your original flavor intact. Deck Brewer’s Worksheet: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1T-0phvLKtUViJjSnUF_tk3tYOWrr9FZcB5ePIOXx2OA/edit?usp=sharing...
Most Annoying Cards in EDH | #180

Sep 27, 2017 - Episode 183

Most Annoying Cards in EDH | #180

You heard us right – these cards are annoying, a nuisance, and Josh and Jimmy have OPINIONS on them! Hear our picks for our top 5 most annoying cards in EDH. JOSH 5) Torpor Orb 4) Expropriate 3) Gaddock...
Ixalan SET REVIEW for Commander | #179

Sep 15, 2017 - Episode 182

Ixalan SET REVIEW for Commander | #179

Our Ixalan Set Review is here and it’s time to get Tribal with it! From Dinosaurs to Merfolk to Pirates and Vampires, there’s plenty to dig into here. What will make the cut in your next Commander deck?...
IXALAN MYTHIC: Axis of Mortality | Ramos, Dragon Engine Deck Tech | #178

Sep 14, 2017 - Episode 181

IXALAN MYTHIC: Axis of Mortality | Ramos, Dragon Engine Deck Tech | #178

Our Ixalan Preview is here and it’s got a very powerful effect – but the real question is, does the card actually work well in EDH? Afterwards we break down Jimmy’s deck brew for Ramos, Dragon Engine....
Mairsil, The Pretender DECK TECH | #177

Sep 5, 2017 - Episode 180

Mairsil, The Pretender DECK TECH | #177

Josh has been brewing around one of the new Commanders Mairsil, The Pretender. Can he steal ALL the activated abilites? Make sure to check out the decklist below. Decklist: http://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/mairsil-the-pretender-l-jlk/...
Is Kess, Dissident Mage better than Snapcaster? Deck Tech | #176

Sep 1, 2017 - Episode 179

Is Kess, Dissident Mage better than Snapcaster? Deck Tech | #176

Alex Kessler joins the show to discuss his namesake card and a deck he might brew with it. Decklist: http://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/kess-dissident-mage-alex-kessler/ KEY CARDS: Dark Ritual (Mana Geyser)...
How Would a Spike Build Edgar Markov?  | #175

Aug 25, 2017 - Episode 178

How Would a Spike Build Edgar Markov? | #175

Josh Kim joins the show and brings a Spike’s perspective to taking Edgar Markov and how he might build the deck optimally. Decklist: http://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/01-08-17-mardu-v/ Want to see the pre-cons...
The Best 5 Color Dragon EVER? CMDR 2017 Dragon Deck Review | #174

Aug 23, 2017 - Episode 177

The Best 5 Color Dragon EVER? CMDR 2017 Dragon Deck Review | #174

Dragon Tribal is one of Magic’s oldest ongoing tribes, and they’ve just received a game changing update with Commander 2017! Find out what’s new and what needs changing in this review of the preconstructed...
Can Cat Tribal be Competitive? CMDR 2017 Cat Deck Review | #173

Aug 18, 2017 - Episode 176

Can Cat Tribal be Competitive? CMDR 2017 Cat Deck Review | #173

Show Notes: It’s time to break down the Cat Tribal deck from Commander 2017 and tell you which 10-12 cards you can add to make it that much better! Do you think Cat Tribal can be a competitive Commander...
Are Wizards Underpowered? C17 Arcane Wizardry Review | #172

Aug 16, 2017 - Episode 175

Are Wizards Underpowered? C17 Arcane Wizardry Review | #172

Show Notes: Commander 2017 is here, so let’s take a first look and overview of each of the decks so you can determine which one is best for your needs! Want to see the pre-cons in action? Make sure to...
Which Commander 2017 Deck is the BEST? | #171

Aug 13, 2017 - Episode 174

Which Commander 2017 Deck is the BEST? | #171

Show Notes: Commander 2017 is here, so let’s take a first look and overview of each of the decks so you can determine which one is best for your needs! Want to see the pre-cons in action? Make sure to...
C17 Previews – Boneyard Scourge & Fortunate Few | #170

Aug 8, 2017 - Episode 173

C17 Previews – Boneyard Scourge & Fortunate Few | #170

Josh and Jimmy breathe some fire into their Commander 2017 preview cards, Boneyard Scourge & Fortunate Few! ================ Fortunate Few 3WW Sorcery Choose a nonland permanent you don’t control, then...
How Many Infinite Combos Is TOO Many? | #169

Aug 1, 2017 - Episode 172

How Many Infinite Combos Is TOO Many? | #169

We’re answering some mailbag questions and addressing some controversial topics – how many infinite combos is too many? How do you handle take backs? What We Mentioned on the End Step: The Evolution of...
Evaluating New Mechanics: Amonkhet / Hour of Devastation | #168

Jul 26, 2017 - Episode 171

Evaluating New Mechanics: Amonkhet / Hour of Devastation | #168

With another block under our belt, it’s time to take a look back on the new and returning mechanics of Amonkhet and Hour of Devastation and see how they line up with Magic’s history and how usable they...
Brewing with the New Gods (Locust, Scarab, Scorpion) | #167

Jul 18, 2017 - Episode 170

Brewing with the New Gods (Locust, Scarab, Scorpion) | #167

Hour of Devastation brought some really awesome Legendary Gods to the table, so Josh is bringing them all together and seeing how one might brew a deck with ALL of them in it! What We Mentioned on the...
Adjusting to New Metas LIVE at GP Vegas | #166

Jul 11, 2017 - Episode 169

Adjusting to New Metas LIVE at GP Vegas | #166

We take our show to the convention halls of GP Vegas with special guests Cassius Marsh and Mel Li to discuss the intricacies of adjusting to new metas AND answer tons of audience questions! Where to find...
Hour of Devastation Commander Set Review | #165

Jul 4, 2017 - Episode 168

Hour of Devastation Commander Set Review | #165

Nicol Bolas is BACK and the Hour of Devastation is upon us! Josh and Jimmy break down the new mechanics, best Legendaries, Planeswalkers, and review each color for Commander. What We Mentioned on the End...
The Magic Grand Prix Guide l How GPs Work | #164

Jun 29, 2017 - Episode 167

The Magic Grand Prix Guide l How GPs Work | #164

We’re walking through Grand Prix literally and figuratively today! Learn how to survive your first GP and see tons of awesome footage Grand Prix Vegas 2017! What We Mentioned on the End Step: Crime Town...
Unesh, Criosphinx Sovereign – HOUR OF DEVASTATION preview | #163

Jun 21, 2017 - Episode 166

Unesh, Criosphinx Sovereign – HOUR OF DEVASTATION preview | #163

It’s the HOUR OF DEVASTATION and we’ve got a huge Sphinx coming at you from the sky – it’s Unesh, Criosphinx Sovereign! UNESH, CRIOSPHINX SOVEREIGN 4UU Legendary Creature – Sphinx – 4/4 Flying Sphinx Spells...
Saving Money in Commander with Jason Alt | #162

Jun 13, 2017 - Episode 165

Saving Money in Commander with Jason Alt | #162

Jason Alt joins the show to discuss financial preparation ahead of tribal decks in Commander 2017, Iconic Masters, and anything else special coming our way in Magic’s 25th year. Where to find Jason Alt:...
Top 5 OVERRATED Cards in Commander | #161

Jun 6, 2017 - Episode 164

Top 5 OVERRATED Cards in Commander | #161

Hyperbole is a huge part of Magic: the Gathering culture. We love to proclaim that “X is the best card ever!” or that “If you play Y, you can’t lose”. While it’s fun to make these kind of bold statements,...
The Netdecking Dilemma with Stybs | #160

May 30, 2017 - Episode 163

The Netdecking Dilemma with Stybs | #160

We welcome Adam Styborski (Stybs) to the show to discuss a range of topics, including a lively back and forth on whether or not websites like EDHREC and Netdecking are good for the Commander format. Where...
Top 10 Black and Green Cards in EDH – Revisited | #159

May 23, 2017 - Episode 162

Top 10 Black and Green Cards in EDH – Revisited | #159

It’s been a while since our original top 10 reviews for Black and Green in EDH – we’re going back to revisit our picks and NOT look at our original lists – let’s see what’s changed. GREEN: OLD LISTS: JOSH...
Breaking Boros | Winning with Red/White in EDH | #158

May 16, 2017 - Episode 161

Breaking Boros | Winning with Red/White in EDH | #158

It is well known that Boros (red/white) is the hardest color pair to have success with in Commander. On this episode, we discuss ways to make it viable and up that win percentage. What We Mentioned on...
Magic Community Spotlight! | #157

May 9, 2017 - Episode 160

Magic Community Spotlight! | #157

There’s a ton of awesome magic content out there but sometimes it can be hard to find. We’re hoping we can introduce you to some of our favorite stuff! Before we get into it – we are not trying to insult,...
The Importance of Mana Curve | #156

May 2, 2017 - Episode 159

The Importance of Mana Curve | #156

In this level up episode, Josh brings the idea of the Mana Curve to the table, and why it’s more important in Commander now than ever. “Aftermath” Playmat ON SALE for one month only: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1171224254/aftermath-limited-edition-playmat-from-the-command...
LEOVOLD BANNED! Amonkhet Set Review for Commander | #155

Apr 25, 2017 - Episode 158

LEOVOLD BANNED! Amonkhet Set Review for Commander | #155

Amonkhet and a new cycle of brand new Gods are here for Commander consumption! Let’s break down our favorite cards for EDH in each color. We’ll also discuss the Leovold banning and Protean Hulk unbanning...
Hapatra, Vizier of Poisons Deck Tech (from Game Knights #6) | #154

Apr 21, 2017 - Episode 157

Hapatra, Vizier of Poisons Deck Tech (from Game Knights #6) | #154

We promise no more snake puns! Josh’s build of Hapatra, Vizier of Poisons utilizes her snake creation potential to the max in this deck tech – and then don’t forget to check it out in action on Game Knights...
Amonkhet Preview: Neheb, the Worthy & Deck Tech | #153

Apr 10, 2017 - Episode 156

Amonkhet Preview: Neheb, the Worthy & Deck Tech | #153

We’re diving into our NEW PREVIEW card: Neheb, the Worthy and discussing how Jimmy built a deck around the idea of discard. NEHEB, THE WORTHY 1BR – Legendary Creature – Minotaur Warrior – 2/2 First Strike...
Spice up your Commander Night! / Modern Masters 2017 Draft | #152

Mar 28, 2017 - Episode 155

Spice up your Commander Night! / Modern Masters 2017 Draft | #152

This week we’re breaking down a bunch of different ways to play Commander/EDH so you can keep things fresh in a playgroup! Try out some of these variants and let us know your favorites. We also go over...
The Commander Deck Building Template | #151

Mar 21, 2017 - Episode 154

The Commander Deck Building Template | #151

Deck building in EDH can be a daunting task, especially early in your Commander career! Today we’re tackling how to approach each EDH deck with a basic template when brewing. What We Mentioned on the Show:...
Tasigur, the Golden Fang with Jeremy Noell | #150

Mar 14, 2017 - Episode 153

Tasigur, the Golden Fang with Jeremy Noell | #150

We welcome Jeremy Noell from StarCityGames to the show to discuss his projects and his awesome Tasigur, the Golden Fang brew, which aims to cast Villainous Wealth as many times as possible. Tasigur Decklist:...
The Creative Process w/ Rob Prior (Live Painting!) | #149

Mar 8, 2017 - Episode 152

The Creative Process w/ Rob Prior (Live Painting!) | #149

Artist Rob Prior joins the show to join Josh and Jimmy as they discuss the Creative Process and how it has pertained to them in their lives and their time in Los Angeles. Rob also live paints an awesome...
Commander Summit 2016 with Commanderin’ & Commander’s Brew | #147

Feb 21, 2017 - Episode 150

Commander Summit 2016 with Commanderin’ & Commander’s Brew | #147

Please welcome Phil DeLuca and Andy Hull from the Commanderin’ and Commander’s Brew podcasts as we sit to discuss the state of the format and look back on the past year for Commander players. Links: The...
Straying From Staples with TheMagicManSam | #146

Feb 14, 2017 - Episode 149

Straying From Staples with TheMagicManSam | #146

TheMagicManSam joins the show with an interesting perspective: how does one not let their Commander games become monotonous? How can you approach the game to keep things fresh and exciting? Links: TheMagicManSam...
Silas Renn + Sidar Kondo Deck Tech | #145

Feb 7, 2017 - Episode 148

Silas Renn + Sidar Kondo Deck Tech | #145

Jimmy and Josh break down his Silas Renn & Sidar Kondo brew from Game Knights Episode 3! Decklists: Jimmy’s Silas Renn & Sidar Kondo: http://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/silas-renn-sidar-kondo-jimmy-game-knights-3/...
Blatant Favoritism? No-Counter EDH? Mailbag Q&A | #144

Jan 31, 2017 - Episode 147

Blatant Favoritism? No-Counter EDH? Mailbag Q&A | #144

Mailbag Q&A time! This week we’re answering questions on deck refinement, how to make a successful LGS Commander Night, some blatant favoritism, and getting into MTG content creation! Links: Building a...
Evaluating New Mechanics – Kaladesh Block | #143

Jan 24, 2017 - Episode 146

Evaluating New Mechanics – Kaladesh Block | #143

Welcome to a new series where we take the mechanics introduced in new sets and evaluate them against Magic’s history as well as how they’re pertinent to Commander. Let us know what you think about the...
Aether Revolt Set Review | #142

Jan 17, 2017 - Episode 145

Aether Revolt Set Review | #142

Aether Revolt is here and with it comes a ton of interesting cards for EDH – let’s review our favorite picks and combos from the new set! What We Mentioned on The End Step: Gremlins 2 Support us on Patreon!...
Machiavellian Machinations | #141

Jan 10, 2017 - Episode 144

Machiavellian Machinations | #141

‘The Prince’ by Niccolo Machiavelli is one of the most famous political philosophy manuscripts of all time. It is similar to Sun Tzu’s Art of War in that, while printed in 1532, it is still read and studied...
RISHKAR’S EXPERTISE + Vial Smasher & Thrasios Deck Tech | #140

Jan 3, 2017 - Episode 143

RISHKAR’S EXPERTISE + Vial Smasher & Thrasios Deck Tech | #140

We discuss our preview card for Aether Revolt: Rishkar’s Expertise, and then break down Josh’s Vial Smasher & Thrasios deck that he played in Game Knights #2. Rishkar’s Expertise – 4GG Sorcery Draw cards...
What Would You Change in 2017? New Year’s Resolutions! | #139

Dec 27, 2016 - Episode 142

What Would You Change in 2017? New Year’s Resolutions! | #139

What do YOU resolve to change about yourself and how your Magic: the Gathering habits in 2017? Jimmy and Josh walk through their resolutions for the new year. What We Mentioned on the End Step: Rogue One...
The BEST of 2016 – Year In Review | #138

Dec 20, 2016 - Episode 141

The BEST of 2016 – Year In Review | #138

2016 has almost come to a close, so let’s take a look back on the year that the podcast had and our picks for our overall BEST OFs! What We Mentioned: A LOT. If you’d like to check out all of our episodes,...
Controversy! Combos and Concessions | #137

Dec 15, 2016 - Episode 140

Controversy! Combos and Concessions | #137

We’ve got Controversy a-brewin this week! Jimmy and Josh discuss the ethics and workarounds for combo-heavy metas, and if it’s ever ok to “concede” as a strategic response to an opponent. What We Mentioned:...
Commander at WotC and Atraxa Alterations with Trick Jarrett | #136

Dec 6, 2016 - Episode 139

Commander at WotC and Atraxa Alterations with Trick Jarrett | #136

The awesome Trick Jarrett from Wizards of the Coast joins the show to discuss what the Commander community is like at the mothership and the direction he’s taking his Atraxa, Praetors’ Voice decklist....
Commander 2016 Deck Testing – Kydele & Breya | #135

Nov 29, 2016 - Episode 138

Commander 2016 Deck Testing – Kydele & Breya | #135

We got to brew decks around the Commander 2016 Legendaries and test them out against each other! Jimmy and Josh talk about their ideas for Breya, Etherium Shaper and Kydele, Chosen of Kruphix (+Bruse Tarl)....
Saskia the Unyielding – Open Hostility C16 Deck Tech | #134

Nov 24, 2016 - Episode 137

Saskia the Unyielding – Open Hostility C16 Deck Tech | #134

We’re breaking down each of the Commander 2016 Preconstructed decks, reviewing what cards to add and take out, and how you can modify these decks quickly and easily for play! This episode focuses on the...
Breya, Etherium Shaper – Invent Superiority C16 Deck Tech | #133

Nov 22, 2016 - Episode 136

Breya, Etherium Shaper – Invent Superiority C16 Deck Tech | #133

We’re breaking down each of the Commander 2016 Preconstructed decks, reviewing what cards to add and take out, and how you can modify these decks quickly and easily for play! This episode focuses on the...
Kynaios and Tiro of Meletis – Stalwart Unity C16 Deck Tech | #132

Nov 15, 2016 - Episode 135

Kynaios and Tiro of Meletis – Stalwart Unity C16 Deck Tech | #132

We’re breaking down each of the Commander 2016 Preconstructed decks, reviewing what cards to add and take out, and how you can modify these decks quickly and easily for play! This episode focuses on the...
Yidris, Maelstrom Wielder – Entropic Uprising C16 Deck Tech | #131

Nov 10, 2016 - Episode 134

Yidris, Maelstrom Wielder – Entropic Uprising C16 Deck Tech | #131

We’re breaking down each of the Commander 2016 Preconstructed decks, reviewing what cards to add and take out, and how you can modify these decks quickly and easily for play! This episode focuses on the...
Atraxa, Praetors’ Voice – Breed Lethality C16 Deck Tech | #130

Nov 8, 2016 - Episode 133

Atraxa, Praetors’ Voice – Breed Lethality C16 Deck Tech | #130

We’re breaking down each of the Commander 2016 Preconstructed decks, reviewing what cards to add and take out, and how you can modify these decks quickly and easily for play! This episode focuses on the...
First Look at Commander 2016 | #129

Nov 1, 2016 - Episode 132

First Look at Commander 2016 | #129

Commander 2016 looks to be an incredible set of Pre-Constructed decks for EDH player, so let’s dive in and take a look at all of the new mechanics and 4-Color Commanders! What We Mentioned on the End Step:...
Cruel Entertainment + 2 more COMMANDER 2016 Preview Cards! | #128

Oct 25, 2016 - Episode 131

Cruel Entertainment + 2 more COMMANDER 2016 Preview Cards! | #128

We’ve got THREE exclusive Previews from Commander 2016! Introducing CRUEL ENTERTAINMENT, and our two reprints Iroas, God of Victory and Hanna, Ship’s Navigator! We weren’t 100% correct with our predictions...
Card Draw & Card Advantage | #127

Oct 18, 2016 - Episode 130

Card Draw & Card Advantage | #127

Card Draw and Card Advantage are two terms often mentioned on the show; Josh and Jimmy dive deeper into the specifics of each and how they effect your deckbuilding and in-game decisions. What We Mentioned...
The Meta and You | #126

Oct 11, 2016 - Episode 129

The Meta and You | #126

This week we're going deep on the idea of the "meta" and how it applies to you as a Magic: the Gathering player. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Talrand, Sky Summoner Deck Tech | #125

Oct 4, 2016 - Episode 128

Talrand, Sky Summoner Deck Tech | #125

Craig Blanchette joins the show to discuss his Talrand, Sky Summoner build and Josh and Jimmy deck tech it to make some improvements. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Conspiracy 2 Set Review | #124

Sep 27, 2016 - Episode 127

Conspiracy 2 Set Review | #124

We've gotten our hands on Conspiracy 2 and had a couple of chances to draft it! Here's our EDH set review for what we think might make it into your next Commander deck. Learn more about your ad choices....
Kaladesh Set Review | #123

Sep 20, 2016 - Episode 126

Kaladesh Set Review | #123

Kaladesh is here and we couldn't be more excited about the inclusion of the Masterpiece Inventions! Well, Jimmy is at least. Here's our set review on what's what for EDH players. Learn more about your...
Inside the Set: Conspiracy 2 with Glenn Jones | #121

Sep 6, 2016 - Episode 124

Inside the Set: Conspiracy 2 with Glenn Jones | #121

Friend of the show and Wizards employee Glenn Jones joins us for a Q&A on Conspiracy 2! We talk mechanics, favorite cards, underrated draft picks, design philosophy, and more! Learn more about your ad...
How Would You Change the Color Pie? Q&A | #120

Aug 30, 2016 - Episode 123

How Would You Change the Color Pie? Q&A | #120

We're back at it again with more of your Listener Questions. We've got some great ones on the docket today! ALSO if you hear your voice, you've won a draft set of CONSPIRACY 2 so go ahead and send us an...
Blue – The Color Wheel Series (& CONSPIRACY 2 PREVIEW) | #118

Aug 17, 2016 - Episode 121

Blue – The Color Wheel Series (& CONSPIRACY 2 PREVIEW) | #118

We're talking about Blue this week in our Color Wheel series. It's the last color we haven't covered yet! We'll be breaking down each of the 5 colors in Magic by learning its history, examining its base...
Building On A Budget | #117

Aug 9, 2016 - Episode 120

Building On A Budget | #117

This week we discuss the basics of building a deck on a budget - how to prioritize, organize, and correctly identify what your deck needs before purchasing its parts. Learn more about your ad choices....
Deck Doctors: Ayli, Eternal Pilgrim | #116

Aug 2, 2016 - Episode 119

Deck Doctors: Ayli, Eternal Pilgrim | #116

Deck Doctors has RETURNED! Josh and Jimmy revisit Ayli, Eternal Pilgrim to give her a proper rebuild and go deep on some deckbuilding strategy and theory. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Listener Questions! | #115

Jul 26, 2016 - Episode 118

Listener Questions! | #115

Josh and Jimmy asked you to send in some audio questions for our final giveaway with Card Kingdom - and you provided! We had so many entered that we could only take a few this time, so don't worry, we'll...
Superfriends – EDH Archetypes | #114

Jul 19, 2016 - Episode 117

Superfriends – EDH Archetypes | #114

In honor of the Gatewatch being in full force on Innistrad now, we're breaking down the Superfriends EDH archetype and how you can build your own! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Eldritch Moon Set Review | #113

Jul 12, 2016 - Episode 116

Eldritch Moon Set Review | #113

The Eldritch Moon is just over the horizon and we're here to bring you our full set review for Commander! Lots of very interesting cards and mechanics in this set to break down. Learn more about your ad...
Fostering a Healthy Playgroup | #112

Jul 5, 2016 - Episode 115

Fostering a Healthy Playgroup | #112

This week we break down some of our thoughts and opinions on how to foster a healthy playgroup and make sure you're getting the most out of your Commander experience! Learn more about your ad choices....
Brewin Brisela + EMN Preview Card! | #111

Jun 29, 2016 - Episode 114

Brewin Brisela + EMN Preview Card! | #111

We're back and ready to preview our exclusive Eldritch Moon card as well as discuss the awesome new Meld mechanic and how to brew around Brisela, Voice of Nightmares. Learn more about your ad choices....
How to Play Faster | #110

Jun 7, 2016 - Episode 113

How to Play Faster | #110

Commander games can be long. They can last all night. Here are Josh and Jimmy's tips on how you can learn to play faster, get more games in, and hopefully have more fun on your Commander nights! Learn...
Eternal Masters Set Review | #109

May 31, 2016 - Episode 112

Eternal Masters Set Review | #109

Eternal Masters is filled with Commander staples and we couldn't be more excited! Josh and Jimmy break down their favorite cards of the set. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
4-Color Commanders & Organization 101 | #107

May 17, 2016 - Episode 110

4-Color Commanders & Organization 101 | #107

4-Color Commanders are on the way! We discuss some of the possibilities of what to potentially look forward to as well as top tips for organizing your collection. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...
Building Around Story with Alison Luhrs | #106

May 10, 2016 - Episode 109

Building Around Story with Alison Luhrs | #106

The awesome Alison Luhrs joins the show to discuss some of her favorite Magic stories and characters and Josh and Jimmy talk through some initial steps to build a deck around it! Learn more about your...
Shadows Over Innistrad Draft with Frank Lepore – The Sideboard | #02

May 3, 2016 - Episode 108

Shadows Over Innistrad Draft with Frank Lepore – The Sideboard | #02

Welcome to the 2nd episode of The Sideboard! We're joined by Pro Tour Top 8 competitor Frank Lepore as we dive into the Shadows Over Innistrad limited format and their impressions on how to succeed at...
EDH Essentials with Craig Blanchette | #105

Apr 26, 2016 - Episode 107

EDH Essentials with Craig Blanchette | #105

We’re handing over the reins of the show to our good friend Craig Blanchette (@CraigBlanchette) who has come up with and outlined his own show topic - His top 10 EDH Essentials! Learn more about your ad...
The Gitrog Monster / Self Expression in Deckbuilding | #103

Apr 12, 2016 - Episode 105

The Gitrog Monster / Self Expression in Deckbuilding | #103

Everyone's stoked about The Gitrog Monster, but how do you build a new deck when it's the talk of the town? Josh and Jimmy walk you through a concept to foster self-expression in deckbuilding. Learn more...
Shadows Over Innistrad Set Review | #102

Mar 30, 2016 - Episode 104

Shadows Over Innistrad Set Review | #102

Shadows Over Innistrad is right over the horizon! Josh and Jimmy take you through their top picks for Commander/EDH and what you can look forward to in this incredibly flavorful new set. Learn more about...
The Correct Answers | #101

Mar 22, 2016 - Episode 103

The Correct Answers | #101

What makes a player strong or weak? Josh and Jimmy dive into the tactics of having the right answers at the right time in Commander. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Building a Commander Deck LIVE | #100

Mar 15, 2016 - Episode 101

Building a Commander Deck LIVE | #100

The 100th episode has arrived! Josh and Jimmy invite a live Twitch audience to help build a Commander deck together. We give away tons of product with special guest appearances from Brian David-Marshall,...
The Commander Summit | #99

Mar 9, 2016 - Episode 100

The Commander Summit | #99

We welcome Phil DeLuca and Andy Hull to the show to tackle some issues of the day with these esteemed members of the Commander podcast community. We'll discuss rules changes, Eternal Masters, Conspiracy...
Eternal Masters / The Reserved List | #98

Feb 23, 2016 - Episode 99

Eternal Masters / The Reserved List | #98

We're giddy with excitement over the Eternal Masters announcement. Let's talk about the implications for Commander, what we hope to see reprinted, and discuss The Reserved List in its entirety. Learn more...
Tall Tales | #97

Feb 16, 2016 - Episode 98

Tall Tales | #97

We talk a lot about synergies, politics, and level up philosophies but we rarely get to talk about our own Commander games and the events that happen within. Til now! Josh and Jimmy recount some silly/fun/powerful...
Deck Improvement: Meren of Clan Nel Toth with Alex Kessler | #96

Feb 9, 2016 - Episode 97

Deck Improvement: Meren of Clan Nel Toth with Alex Kessler | #96

You’ve built a new deck. You’ve played it a few times. Now, how do you identify problem areas and issues to make that leap from version 1.0 to version 2.0? Alex Kessler joins the show to discuss his build...
Pet Cards | #95

Feb 2, 2016 - Episode 96

Pet Cards | #95

We all have them. Those cards that we love. We put them in all of our decks. But then one day we realize: Wait a minute – why am I the only one I ever see playing this card? Doesn’t my playgroup understand...
Most Banworthy Cards in Commander | #94

Jan 26, 2016 - Episode 95

Most Banworthy Cards in Commander | #94

With the recent Prophet of Kruphix banning, we turn to discuss what other cards may sit at the top of the "banworthy" list and whether or not we think they deserve the banhammer. Learn more about your...
Prophet of Kruphix Banned, Proxies, Counterfeits, and More | #93

Jan 19, 2016 - Episode 94

Prophet of Kruphix Banned, Proxies, Counterfeits, and More | #93

We've got a lot to cover in today's episode! We'll start off by discussing the new rules changes to Commander from the Rules Committee - a standardized mulligan, removal of a specific type of color restriction...
Oath of the Gatewatch Set Review | #92

Jan 12, 2016 - Episode 93

Oath of the Gatewatch Set Review | #92

Oath of the Gatewatch is here and it's time to review the cards we think will make the biggest impact on Commander! We're trying out our reviews a week earlier so you can be ready for pre-release - let...
Commander 2015 Review – Red/White | #89

Dec 8, 2015 - Episode 90

Commander 2015 Review – Red/White | #89

The Commander 2015 Preconstructed decks have arrived and Josh and Jimmy are here to help break down their statistics, the best and worst cards, and what upgrades you can immediately make! This week we...
Commander 2015 Review – Green/Black & Green/Blue | #88

Nov 24, 2015 - Episode 89

Commander 2015 Review – Green/Black & Green/Blue | #88

The Commander 2015 Preconstructed decks have arrived and Josh and Jimmy are here to help break down their statistics, the best and worst cards, and what upgrades you can immediately make! This week we...
Commander 2015 Review – Black/White & Blue/Red | #87

Nov 17, 2015 - Episode 88

Commander 2015 Review – Black/White & Blue/Red | #87

The Commander 2015 Preconstructed decks have arrived and Josh and Jimmy are here to help break down their statistics, the best and worst cards, and what upgrades you can immediately make! This week we...
Commander 2015 First Look | #86

Nov 10, 2015 - Episode 87

Commander 2015 First Look | #86

Josh and Jimmy take an in-depth first look at the new Commander 2015 spoilers and discuss new keywords and sweet synergy options for each new Legendary creature. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...
CMDR 2015 SPOILER! & Legendary Cube Interview with Adam Prosak | #85

Nov 5, 2015 - Episode 86

CMDR 2015 SPOILER! & Legendary Cube Interview with Adam Prosak | #85

We interview Wizards R&D member Adam Prosak on the upcoming Legendary Cube for Magic: Online, crack a couple of digital packs, then break down our brand new Commander 15 spoiler- Rite of the Raging Storm! Learn...
Battle for Zendikar Draft – The Sideboard | #01

Oct 29, 2015 - Episode 85

Battle for Zendikar Draft – The Sideboard | #01

Jimmy and Josh are trying something new out on this special Thursday episode. Welcome to The Sideboard! Today's side-discussion takes our hosts into discussing the Battle for Zendikar Limited format and...
Catching Up with The Professor | #83

Oct 13, 2015 - Episode 83

Catching Up with The Professor | #83

The Professor joins Josh and Jimmy to discuss the current going-ons in the Magic Community. Lots of controversy to debate, from BFZ Fat Pack scarcity to an overpriced Jace, Vryn's Prodigy. Learn more about...
Battle for Zendikar Set Review for Commander/EDH | #81

Sep 29, 2015 - Episode 81

Battle for Zendikar Set Review for Commander/EDH | #81

Battle for Zendikar is here and the ELDRAZI ARE BACK baby! This set is great for Commander and EDH, so we're here to break down what our top choices are for our format. Learn more about your ad choices....
Situation Awareness | #80

Sep 24, 2015 - Episode 80

Situation Awareness | #80

This week we're discussing what it means to have "situation awareness" (not to be confused with situational awareness). We'll be addressing how to take note and adapt to your meta and the types of situations...
Black – The Color Wheel Series | #79

Sep 22, 2015 - Episode 79

Black – The Color Wheel Series | #79

We're talking about Black this week in our Color Wheel series. We'll be breaking down each of the 5 colors in Magic by learning its history, examining its base "wants and needs", and understanding how...
Unpacking & SANCTUM OF UGIN! Battle For Zendikar Spoiler | #78

Sep 14, 2015 - Episode 78

Unpacking & SANCTUM OF UGIN! Battle For Zendikar Spoiler | #78

Josh is back from his 3 week trip to Asia and it's time to unpack all of the things that happened while he was gone! We talk about PAX, Worlds, the Community Cup, and reveal our EXCLUSIVE Battle for Zendikar...
Voltron – EDH Archetypes | #76

Sep 2, 2015 - Episode 76

Voltron – EDH Archetypes | #76

We're covering all aspects of VOLTRON decks in EDH in our new archetype series. We'll be breaking down the archetype's versatility, uses, potential commanders, and more! Learn more about your ad choices....
White – The Color Wheel Series | #75

Aug 27, 2015 - Episode 75

White – The Color Wheel Series | #75

We're talking about White this week in our Color Wheel series. We'll be breaking down each of the 5 colors in Magic by learning its history, examining its base "wants and needs", and understanding how...
Magic Jargon | #73

Aug 20, 2015 - Episode 73

Magic Jargon | #73

We're looking at Magic lingo today and discussing the crazy 'secret' language of Magic players. What's a 187 creature? What about a hate bear? Find out! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sandbagging | #71

Aug 13, 2015 - Episode 71

Sandbagging | #71

Jimmy and Josh bring an important topic to the table - Sandbagging! Err actually, they hold the topic in their hands until it's the right time to play it. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Keeping it Current | #70

Aug 11, 2015 - Episode 70

Keeping it Current | #70

Josh and Jimmy discuss some of the happenings in and around Magic: the Gathering. We're having a conversation on the hot topics the community has been engaging on over Twitter and Reddit. Not all of it...
Deck Doctors: Rith, the Awakener | #69

Aug 6, 2015 - Episode 69

Deck Doctors: Rith, the Awakener | #69

The Deck Doctors are back! This week we cover a user submitted list for Rith, the Awakener and what cuts/adds to make to improve it. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Token Talk – EDH Archetypes | #68

Aug 4, 2015 - Episode 68

Token Talk – EDH Archetypes | #68

We're covering all aspects of tokens in EDH in our new archetype series. We'll be breaking down the archetype's versatility, uses, potential commanders, and more! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...
Deck Doctors: Karona, False God | #67

Jul 30, 2015 - Episode 67

Deck Doctors: Karona, False God | #67

It's time for another Deck Doctor! This week we cover a user submitted list for Karona, False God and what cuts/adds to make to improve it. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Red – The Color Wheel Series | #66

Jul 28, 2015 - Episode 66

Red – The Color Wheel Series | #66

We're talking about Red this week in our Color Wheel series. We'll be breaking down each of the 5 colors in Magic by learning its history, examining its base "wants and needs", and understanding how it...
Commander Stats with EDHRec | #61

Jul 7, 2015 - Episode 61

Commander Stats with EDHRec | #61

We're joined by Donald Miner, creator of EDHRec.com, to discuss Commander statistics. Who's the most popular general? What color is played the most? The least? Find out! Learn more about your ad choices....
High Rolla$ Part 2 | #60

Jul 2, 2015 - Episode 60

High Rolla$ Part 2 | #60

We're back with High Rolla$ part 2! Josh and Jimmy break down 10 more expensive Magic cards and whether they're worth their price tag. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Magic: Origins Spoiler & Planeswalker Review | #59

Jun 29, 2015 - Episode 59

Magic: Origins Spoiler & Planeswalker Review | #59

Jimmy and Josh reveal an exclusive Magic: Origins preview card: The Great Aurora! We also discuss each of the new dual-faced planeswalkers and their potential viability in Commander/EDH. Learn more about...
Deck Doctors: Alesha, Who Smiles at Death | #57

Jun 23, 2015 - Episode 57

Deck Doctors: Alesha, Who Smiles at Death | #57

Josh and Jimmy embark on their first official Deck Doctor! We cover a user submitted list for Alesha, Who Smiles at Death and what cuts/adds to make to improve it. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...
Deck Doctoring with Meghan & Maria from MtACast! | #56

Jun 18, 2015 - Episode 56

Deck Doctoring with Meghan & Maria from MtACast! | #56

We're joined by the hilarious Meghan & Maria from the Magic: the Amateuring podcast to discuss their history with the format and then deck doctor their two EDH Pre-Constructed decks for under $50! The...
Storytime with Wedge & The Professor | #54

Jun 11, 2015 - Episode 54

Storytime with Wedge & The Professor | #54

Wedge from The Mana Source and The Professor from Tolarian College join us to recap some hilarious stories from GP Vegas and discuss #GoyfGate (or #TarmoGate, whatever you like better!) Learn more about...
High Rolla$ | #53

Jun 9, 2015 - Episode 53

High Rolla$ | #53

The time has come to talk of many things... many dolla bills! We take a look at 10 cards from Magic's history that command a hefty price tag, whether they're worth it for EDH, and affordable alternatives. Learn...
GP Vegas with CSprankleRun, Brainstorm Brewery, & More! | #52

Jun 3, 2015 - Episode 52

GP Vegas with CSprankleRun, Brainstorm Brewery, & More! | #52

Josh and Jimmy report in on just exactly how exhausted they are from GP Vegas with fun interviews with some friends at the event - Jason Alt & Corbin Hosler from Brainstorm Brewery, Sean Gibbons from Wizards...
Deck Tech: Jhoira of the Ghitu | #51

May 26, 2015 - Episode 51

Deck Tech: Jhoira of the Ghitu | #51

We're covering one of the meaner decks in EDH - ever hear of Jhoira of the Gitu? You'll know her name by the time the game is over, that's for sure... Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Deck Tech: Marchesa Revisited | #50

May 21, 2015 - Episode 50

Deck Tech: Marchesa Revisited | #50

For our 50th episode we're revisiting our very first deck tech - Marchesa, the Black Rose! Josh and Jimmy have taken their Marchesa deck lists in two different directions since its first iteration - find...
The Banned List | #49

May 19, 2015 - Episode 49

The Banned List | #49

This week we break down the official ban list for EDH, whether we agree with each of the cards on it, and what might be possible bans in the future. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Deck Tech: Shadowborn Apostle / Athreos | #48

May 14, 2015 - Episode 48

Deck Tech: Shadowborn Apostle / Athreos | #48

Who says you can't have more than one of the same card in an EDH deck? We deck tech Josh's new brew focused on the one and only (or in this case, one of many) Shadowborn Apostle! Learn more about your...
EDH vs Modern | #47

May 12, 2015 - Episode 47

EDH vs Modern | #47

Josh and Jimmy breakdown some key points to correctly evaluating cards and what to pay attention to when figuring out what's good in EDH vs. Modern. We also talk about some of the new Modern Masters 2015...
EDHiquette | #46

Apr 30, 2015 - Episode 46

EDHiquette | #46

Etiquette - The customary code of polite behavior in society or among a particular profession or group. This is one of the more talked about and controversial aspects of EDH and is pointed to often as...
Green – The Color Wheel Series| #45

Apr 28, 2015 - Episode 45

Green – The Color Wheel Series| #45

We're talking about Green in a brand new series on The Color Wheel. We'll be breaking down each of the 5 colors in Magic by learning its history, examining its base "wants and needs", and understanding...
Poli-Tips & Poli-Tricks | #43

Apr 21, 2015 - Episode 43

Poli-Tips & Poli-Tricks | #43

You're accustomed to the politics around the table. You've worked out some good deals in your tenure as an EDH player... now it's time for some advanced techniques. In this episode, Josh shares some of...
Deck Tech: the Tim Deck| #42

Apr 16, 2015 - Episode 42

Deck Tech: the Tim Deck| #42

Today we visit one of Josh's favorite EDH builds - the Pinger deck. In typical Josh fashion, the deck's Commander is actually hiding inside the 99 - this time it's Tim! The Prodigal Sorcerer. Learn more...
Trading Up | #41

Apr 14, 2015 - Episode 41

Trading Up | #41

Today's topic is all about the idea of Trading Up, both in game and out. This episode is a guide to help you acquire cards, trade correctly, and find value in cards that made their way out of your deck. Learn...
Mana Bases (part 2/2) | #40

Apr 9, 2015 - Episode 40

Mana Bases (part 2/2) | #40

Now that we've covered the basics of mana bases in EDH, we're moving on to talk about fixing and ramp in our 2-part series! This episode covers the difference between the two and the different kinds of...
Mana Bases (part 1/2) | #39

Apr 7, 2015 - Episode 39

Mana Bases (part 1/2) | #39

We cover the basics of mana bases in this two part episode. In this first episode we discuss your deck's color spread, different types of lands, and the math to drawing well. Then we wrap up with our Dragon...
Scion of the Ur-Dragon – Dragon Week 2015 | #37

Mar 31, 2015 - Episode 37

Scion of the Ur-Dragon – Dragon Week 2015 | #37

It's DRAGON WEEK! In the first of two episodes for this week, Josh and Jimmy talk about their Dragons of Tarkir pre-release experience and breakdown Josh's first draft of his Scion of the Ur-Dragon EDH...
The Tuck Rule Debate with Sheldon Menery | #36

Mar 27, 2015 - Episode 36

The Tuck Rule Debate with Sheldon Menery | #36

Special guest Sheldon Menery joins us to discuss the Rules Committee's side in the controversial tuck ruling. We engage the four main points of the original post and get to the bottom of the issue. Learn...
Tuck Rule discussion / Dragons of Tarkir EDH Review | #35

Mar 24, 2015 - Episode 35

Tuck Rule discussion / Dragons of Tarkir EDH Review | #35

A brief discussion on the new rules change for Tucking Commanders... then Dragons of Tarkir time! Do we welcome our new Elder Dragon overlords? We break down the new Legendaries and Commander-worthy playables,...
Question Quest (Pt 2) | #33

Mar 10, 2015 - Episode 33

Question Quest (Pt 2) | #33

Jimmy, Josh, and special guest Craig Blanchette take to the airwaves to answer YOUR user submitted questions in the second of two episodes. What are the most unique decks you've encountered? How do you...
Question Quest (Pt 1) | #32

Mar 3, 2015 - Episode 32

Question Quest (Pt 1) | #32

Jimmy, Josh, and special guest Craig Blanchette take to the airwaves to answer YOUR user submitted questions in the first of two episodes. Who should be banned? What's your favorite pet decks? Tons of...
EDH Accessories with Tolarian Community College | #31

Feb 24, 2015 - Episode 31

EDH Accessories with Tolarian Community College | #31

Jimmy and Josh are joined by special guest The Professor from Tolarian Community College to talk about new projects, the Magic community on YouTube, and most importantly... how to organize your EDH collection!...
How to Tutor / Mitigating Aggro | #30

Feb 17, 2015 - Episode 30

How to Tutor / Mitigating Aggro | #30

Jimmy and Josh address two important user questions today - how to constructively think about Tutoring and how to mitigate aggressive players that seek to team up and take you (and your problematic Commander)...
COMBOTASTIC! and the “Stop Hitting Yourself” deck | #28

Feb 3, 2015 - Episode 28

COMBOTASTIC! and the “Stop Hitting Yourself” deck | #28

Things get pretty combotastic today as Josh and Jimmy get the itch and craft some fun combos for EDH. Then a Deck Tech Daydream for Josh's new brew! We call it the "Stop Hitting Yourself!" deck. Learn...
A Burning Wish / Anafenza, the Foremost | #27

Jan 27, 2015 - Episode 27

A Burning Wish / Anafenza, the Foremost | #27

Jimmy and Josh go in depth on a question about Burning Wish and how to sideboard in Commander. Then we deck tech Jimmy's newest brew: Anafenza, the Foremost. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit
Fate Reforged Commander/EDH Review | #25

Jan 13, 2015 - Episode 25

Fate Reforged Commander/EDH Review | #25

Jimmy and Josh sit down to discuss their favorite Commander/EDH prospects from Fate Reforged and say goodbye to Khans of Tarkir. Also, PRIZES! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Power Level Etiquette with BDM / Sidisi Spider Spawning | #24

Dec 23, 2014 - Episode 24

Power Level Etiquette with BDM / Sidisi Spider Spawning | #24

The one and only Brian David-Marshall joins the show to discuss the ever important topic of power level etiquette - how to manage your deck's power level in a multiplayer format. Then we breakdown BDM's...
EDH Finance 101 with Jason Alt | #23

Dec 16, 2014 - Episode 23

EDH Finance 101 with Jason Alt | #23

Finance guru Jason Alt joins the podcast to give a primer on EDH Finance and answer your user-submitted questions! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Overperformers in Commander / EDH | #22

Dec 9, 2014 - Episode 22

Overperformers in Commander / EDH | #22

We're joined by Wedge from TheManaSource to discuss our lists for our top OVERPERFORMERS in Commander/EDH. Which cards slip under the radar but make a huge impact on the board? Find out and listen in! Learn...
Titania, Protector of Argoth | #21

Dec 2, 2014 - Episode 21

Titania, Protector of Argoth | #21

Josh presents his brew for a new Commander: Titania, Protector of Argoth. Learn what cards work and which ones don’t to ramp to a game win with land recursion and destruction. Learn more about your ad...
Commander 2014 Review: Blue | #20

Nov 18, 2014 - Episode 20

Commander 2014 Review: Blue | #20

We review the mono Blue Commander 2014 decks with Craig Blanchette and discuss which cards we would cut and add to make them better on a budget! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Commander 2014 Review: Red & White | #19

Nov 11, 2014 - Episode 19

Commander 2014 Review: Red & White | #19

We review the mono Red and White Commander 2014 decks and discuss which cards we would cut and add to make them better on a budget! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Deck Tech Daydreams / Impact Resonance Spoiler1 (Commander 2014) | #17

Oct 31, 2014 - Episode 17

Deck Tech Daydreams / Impact Resonance Spoiler1 (Commander 2014) | #17

We spoil our first ever preview card for Commander 2014: IMPACT RESONANCE! Then join the discussion as we talk about what Commander decks we're looking to build. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...
Politics Revisited / Prossh, Skyraider of Kher | #15

Oct 14, 2014 - Episode 15

Politics Revisited / Prossh, Skyraider of Kher | #15

We sit down with Matt Arnold, creator and co-director of VGHS, and dive into greater detail about the politics and negotiations of multiplayer formats. Then a Deck Tech on Prossh, Skyraider of Kher. Learn...
Top 10 Artifacts / 5-Color Nekusar | #13

Oct 1, 2014 - Episode 13

Top 10 Artifacts / 5-Color Nekusar | #13

Josh and Jimmy discuss their picks for the TOP 10 must-have artifacts in Commander/EDH. Then we check out Josh's creative brew on Nekusar, transformed into a 5-color deck with Cromat as its Commander. Learn...
Khans of Tarkir EDH Review | #12

Sep 23, 2014 - Episode 12

Khans of Tarkir EDH Review | #12

Craig Blanchette joins us to talk Khans of Tarkir and which creatures could be your new Commander and which cards might have an impact on your Commander/EDH decks. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...
Teaching Magic / Rafiq | #10

Sep 9, 2014 - Episode 10

Teaching Magic / Rafiq | #10

Josh and Jimmy breakdown the best strategies for teaching Magic to new players and then they go in depth with Rafiq of the Many. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Card Evaluation / Animar with Marshall Sutcliffe | #9

Sep 3, 2014 - Episode 9

Card Evaluation / Animar with Marshall Sutcliffe | #9

Marshall Sutcliffe (of Limited Resources) joins the show to discuss the many ways to evaluate a card in EDH. Then we go in-depth with his favorite commander - Animar, Soul of Elements. Learn more about...
Mastering Your Meta / Jeleva | #6

Aug 12, 2014 - Episode 6

Mastering Your Meta / Jeleva | #6

Alex Kessler (co-creator of "Top Decking") comes on to talk about dominating your metagame. Plus we put a spotlight on Jeleva, one helluva good commander. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Magic 2015 Core Set / EDH Review | #5

Aug 5, 2014 - Episode 5

Magic 2015 Core Set / EDH Review | #5

Special guest Craig Blanchette joins us to discuss select cards from Magic 2015 and the possible ramifications on your EDH game. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Politics & Negotiation / Roon | #2

Jul 15, 2014 - Episode 2

Politics & Negotiation / Roon | #2

In episode two, we discuss politics & negotiations in Magic: the Gathering with a little help from Sun Tzu and The Art of War. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Deckbuilding 101 / Marchesa | #1

Jul 10, 2014 - Episode 1

Deckbuilding 101 / Marchesa | #1

In the first episode of RocketJump's new Magic: The Gathering podcast, we cover EDH deckbuilding 101 and highlight Marchesa, the Black Rose. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices