This entry is part 348 of 364 in the series CommanderCast

Hello everyone and welcome to CommanderCast Episode 328! This week, the celebration of Magic reaching 25 years of age reaches it end with Mark and Adam going over some of the cards they enjoy from Kaladesh to Rivals of Ixalan  blocks.

 

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CommanderCast Episode 328

Posted: July 30

 

Intros:

 

Adam

 

Mark

 

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Community

 

“Aristocrats” theme?

 

Banlist update: no changes

 

Commander 2018 deck colors/themes released (why is this a thing?):

  • Izzet (Blue-Red) Artifacts “Exquisite Invention”
  • Jund (Black-Red-Green) Lands “Nature’s Vengeance”
  • Bant (White-Blue-Green) Enchantments “Adaptive Enchantment”
  • Esper (White-Blue-Black) Top of Library Matters “Subjective Reality”

 

Strategy

 

25 years of M:tG strategy:

 

What strategies have the past few sets enabled or enhanced?

 

  • Red “impulse” card draw/rummaging
  • Vampire tribal
  • White equipment card draw
  • Dinosaurs in magic (no love for pirates?) [nope, they still suck]
  • Colorless removal

 

Technology

 

Two favorite cards from each set:

 

Kaladesh

 

Commander 2016

 

Aether Revolt

 

Amonkhet

 

Hour of Devastation

 

Commander 2017

 

Ixalan

 

Rivals of Ixalan

 

Outtro/Contacts:

 

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

 

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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