October 29, 2014
Hello everyone and Happy Halloween! We here at Commandercast have a little something to toss into you Trick or Treat bags! For those of you who listened to Monday’s episode of Commandercast, you know that today we have a Preview Card sent to us from Wizards of the Coast! We’ve been keeping this puppy under wraps and have take a little bit of time to record this short episode for you to listen to. We would like to send a huge Thank You to WotC for giving us a chance to be apart of the Preview Season with this Amazing card!
Want to see the card? Want to here what we have to say about it? Well to see it just click the read more tab and to listen to the show, all you have to do is Click the Ib!
October 28, 2014
by Judson AKA GUDoug
Greetings everyone! Halloween is upon us and what kind of content provider would I be if I didn’t take advantage of it. In this weeks Dusters I do the impossible…avoid dressing up all my characters (something I love doing) in a holiday edition celebrating a day where everyone dresses up. Don’t worry though because there is no way that I couldn’t have at least one costumed character. As always I hope you enjoy this week’s Dusters and have a happy Halloween.
October 28, 2014
By Mark Mahler
Whether you call it ramp or acceleration, getting ahead of the game’s normal mana base progression (having 3 mana available on turn 3, 4 on turn 4, etc.) is a pretty sweet thing. Unfortunately, your opponents tend to notice things little things like the fact that you just farted out four or five lands on your last turn by chaining your Azusa, Lost but Seeking and Oracle of Mul Daya off of your turn one Exploration into your green sorcery du jour.
All of the sudden, people around you are getting salty just because you have more lands on your side of the board than they, collectively, have permanents on the table. Just because you have a tendency to cast Genesis Wave for 30 on turn eight or nine doesn’t mean that you’re a bad person, but it does ensure that your playgroup will put a virtual hit out on you faster than a side character in a mob movie that just broke the omerta.
October 27, 2014
Hello everyone and welcome to Commandercast Episode 172! We’re your weekly source for Community, Strategy, and Technology, hosted on MTGcast.com and our homesite: Commandercast.com! We’re recording this on October 21, 2014. This week William, Calvin, Mark, and Clay are joined by Cassidy Silver from TCGplayer.com and The Grandfather of EDH from starcitygames.com himself, Sheldon Menery!
With the new Commander 2014 product coming up within a few weeks, we bring Sheldon on to ask him the questions you provided! How does the RC feel about Planeswalkers as commanders, what caused the banned list to go to banned or not and the lost of the banned as a commander list, and how the EDH RC and WoTC work together as a whole for multi-player cards? We then move on to talk about store leagues and the 75% rule of deck building!
All this and more awaits you with the click of an IB!
October 24, 2014
By Dodo Bird Commander writer Ryan Zeitz
Hey everyone, Rhyno here charging at you with the tenth and final installment of “One-Two Punch”, a 10-part series where I show you 3 powerful card pairs, one 2-color guild at a time.
I’ve had a blast writing this series and hearing about the awesome one-two punches you guys are playing in your own decks.
These are NOT combos in the traditional sense that they instantly K.O. (cuz that’s below the belt). Instead, they’re the jab and the uppercut you need to get back in the fight when your opponents have you cornered.
Green-white is Selesnya…Let’s go!
October 23, 2014
Hello Everyone and welcome to another edition of Rival’s Duel. After an unplanned hiatus (We’re pretty sure Nole died after recording this episode and has be reanimated by Eric’s powerful necromancy (AKA Nole got sick and couldn’t edit.).) the Rival’s are back and ready to argue, this time about Orzhov and all of the Black and White goodness that it contains for commander. As always, full shownotes after the page break.