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By Rachael

Portal adds in four cards. You might think that’s not a lot, and usually you’d be right. But this ain’t Homelands, and these aren’t bad cards. Not at all.

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Grandpa (Eric)

By Eric, AKA Grandpa Growth

 

Strategy is a fundamental part of the human experience. The ability to analyze a situation and take advantage of it is our birthright as a species. It’s the one thing that we can do so much better than every other form of life that we have encountered, but we don’t get it for free. Strategy is a skill that you need to learn and, like all new skills, learning it can be a process. To help guide you through the pitfalls of acquiring such a crucial ability, I’ve gathered together some ideas to help you learn to strategize. Internalizing these ideas and repeating them will allow you to become great at just about anything you want. Sound a little too good to be true? If you don’t believe me, just watch.

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It’s a new episode of Coast 2 Coast Commander, a multiplayer variety podcast for casual players! Three Commander players from the Atlantic, the Gulf of Mexico, and the Pacific sit down and talk shop on all things Commander. This week Dan, Greg, and Carl take a look at another 100-card singleton format, tap into their tribal side with a listener submitted Warrior deck, and cheer the triumphant return of “Spike vs. Silly” to the show.

 

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Hello everyone and welcome to CommanderCast Episode 253! We’re your weekly source for Community, Strategy, and Technology, hosted on MTGcast.com and our homesite, CommanderCast.com! We’re recording this on July 7th, 2016. This week William is joined by Stark Maximum as he does his final send off. Time to say goodbye to William, one last time.

 

 

 

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Grandpa (Eric)

By Eric, AKA Grandpa Growth

 

Magic is the greatest game there is and I would almost always rather be playing Magic. Like everything else in life, every rose has its thorn. Even Commander–one of the all time great Magic formats–has some things I could do without: mostly the waiting.

 

This week, I’m going to discuss five things that create lag in a game and suck the fun out of playing Commander, but the hidden subtext of this article is that they can all be fixed by just playing Magic online. MTGO definitely has its problems, but in these particular areas, playing online is far more enjoyable than the paper game.

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The set is called VISIONS. Why didn’t I see this coming?!

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