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Hello everyone and welcome to CommanderCast Episode 297! We’re your weekly source for Community, Strategy, and Technology, hosted on MTGcast.com and our homesite: CommanderCast.com! This week Mark and Adam are going to talk about the new set spoilers for Ixalan! Plus there’s a point in the show where we have some technical issues but fear not because we got your back!

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CommanderCast Episode 297

Posted: September 11, 2017

 

Intros:

 

Adam

 

Mark

 

Keep up with the conversation on Facebook & Twitter.

 

Community:

 

*Worth Reading: “Arena Is Magic: The Gathering‘s Answer To Hearthstone,” by Mike Fahey

 

So…Many…Spoilerz…

 

  • Hascon/Iconic Masters
    • Future Sight lands reprinted
    • Just about everything else under the sun (maybe add two or three of our picks each?)
  • New Ixalan spoilers
    • Chupacabra, Merfolk in trees, enchantments that transform into lands…Has Magic jumped the shark?
    • Nicely done, WotC. I even like the dinosaurs

 

Strategy:  

 

How much deck space should you allocate for each type of spell?

 

  • Ramp ~ 10
  • Card Draw ~ 5-10
  • Answers
    • Removal ~ 10
      • Targeted & board wipes
      • Counters
      • Artifact/Enchantment Hate
  • Threats ~ ???
    • Creatures
    • Direct damage spells

 

Technology:

 

The Return of “Too Cute or Kinda Awesome?”

 

 

Outtro/Contacts:

 

CommanderCast  – Email: commandercast(at)gmail(dot)com // twitter: (at)CommanderCast

 

Rachel – Email: wiehernandez(at)gmail(dot)com // twitter: (at)Blueram1409

 

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

 

Mark – Email: mahlerma(at)gmail(dot)com

 

Adam – (at)squire9999 // (at)thetrinisphere

 

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And a big thanks to everyone here at the CommanderCast Network. We’ll see you next week with more community, strategy, and technology. Until then, LET’S GET IT!

 

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