This entry is part 173 of 445 in the series CommanderCast

Will

cal

 

 

 

 

 

Hello everyone and welcome to Commandercast Episode 171! We’re your weekly source for Community, Strategy, and Technology, hosted on MTGcast.com and our homesite: Commandercast.com! This week William and Calvin are joined by Ryan, The Leech, and Brian a.k.a. ISBPathfinder from MTGSalvation.com! To prepare for the upcoming Commander 2014 product, we discuss Mono-Colored decks. We go over the why and the why not, strategies, strengths, and weaknesses of going Mono. Plus we talk about deck ideas we would like to play. Don’t forget to stick around for the Dangly Bits!

All this and more with just the click of an IB!

 

 

 

 

 

Ib Download

 

 

 

 

 

 

Commandercast Episode 171

 

October 16, 2014

 

Guests:

 

Brian – ISBPathfinder on MTG Salvation, Admin and Mono-color guru

 

(Brian’s Lin Sivvi Primer w/ alters!)

 

Ryan – “Legendary EDH Plays” via Tumblr

 

 

Favorite Commanders This Week:

 

Calvin – Ashling the Pilgrim

 

Brian – Anafenza, the Foremost

 

Ryan – Surrak Dragonclaw

 

News:

 

Community Ban Poll

 

Magic: The Heroscaping

 

OCT. 29’TH MARK THE DATE

 

Community: What can Brown (and White, Blue, Black, Red, and Green) do for you?

 

Insidious Dreams + Null Profusion in Toshiro Umezawa

 

 

Strategy:  How do we avoid the repetitiveness of mono color?

 

Mana Doublers (Gauntlet of Power, Vernal Bloom, Gauntlet of Might), Utility Lands (Buried Ruin, The Tabernacle at Pendrell Vale for the lulz)

 

 

Technology:  Cards that will help your Mono colored needs

 

William – Draft Fodder

 

Calvin – Skullclamp, Swords of X and Y, Color specific lands

 

Brian – Oblivion Stone, Karn Liberated, Mind’s Eye, and All is Dust

 

Ryan – Ice Storm, Mad Prophet, Icequake

 

Cool Interactions:

 

Brian – Distoring Lens vs Lazav, Dimir Mastermind + Sword of War and Peace / Toshiro Umezawa + Cremate

 

Outtro/Contacts:

 

William – Email: Commandercast(at)gmail(dot)com // twitter: (at)Commandercast

 

Clay – twitter: (at)EDHPanda (at)SirNotAppearingInThisPodcast

 

Calvin – Email: captainredzone(at)gmail.com  // twitter: (at)CaptainRedZone

 

Ryan – Email: ryansainio(at)gmail(dot)com & (at)ryansainio

 

Brian – ISBPathfinder on MTGSalvation.com

 

 

If you want to message Commandercast be sure to check out our Facebook page. You can also tweet us (at)Commandercast or email us at Commandercast(at)gmail(dot)com. You can check out our tumblr at Commandercast(dot)tumblr(dot)com.

 

Thanks to everyone who contributes to our site, you’re all wonderful people. Thanks to Judson and Calvin for manning our facebook page. Music for our show is the “X meets Heavy Metal” series by 331Erock. We’ll see you next week with more community, strategy, and technology. Until then, LET’S GET IT!

Series Navigation<< CommanderCast Ep 170 – Stand Among HeroesCommandercast Ep 172 – Shelling out the News >>