This entry is part 11 of 12 in the series No-Show Monday

This is the only time I’ve actually liked a fake Reddit spoiler card

 

If you’re a Ravnica set without any shock lands, you’ve got a tough road to hoe in my book. I’ve been pretty down on War of the Spark lately and even though that set falls squarely in the “no-shocks” category I’ve come around a bit in recent days now that I’ve gotten a chance to play with some of the actual cards.  I still don’t think it’s a great set, but for me the logical point of comparison for WotS was the other infamous “no-shock” Ravnica set: Dragon’s Maze.  

 

Dragon’s Maze gets a lot of shit as a set and it’s not entirely undeserved. I can tell you from experience that playing that set in limited was trash and it didn’t make a huge splash in EDH at the time either.  If I can set the dial on the wayback machine to six years ago when it released on May 3, 2013, I think it’s fair to say that most of us were unimpressed. Overall, Dragon’s Maze just left me waiting for the next round of spoilers to wash the bad taste out of my mouth. (Thankfully, the first Modern Masters set came out the next month and collectively blew our damn minds, so I didn’t have to wait long.)

 

This whole War of the Terribly Named Set / grumpy-old-man-thing I’ve been going through lately has led me to go back and take a second look at the last Ravnican stepchild with a fresh perspective.  And you know what? It’s actually better than I remember.

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This entry is part 382 of 387 in the series CommanderCast

Hello everyone and welcome to CommanderCast Episode 358! We are your weekly source for community, strategy, and technology hosted each and every week on Commandercast.com! On this  week’s episode Mark and Adam put a bow on their Mono-Colored Shells cycle. This week the guys are wrapping things up with arguably the best mono color in Commander, Green. But first a quick community segment were they go over some more War of the Spark Spoiler cards.

So lets stop waiting and Click the IB!!!

 

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This entry is part 381 of 387 in the series CommanderCast

Hello everyone and welcome to CommanderCast Episode 357! We are your weekly source for community, strategy, and technology hosted each and every week on Commandercast.com! On this  week’s episode Mark is continuing the Mono-Colored Shells cycle with Calvin, a.k.a. Captain Redzone, the show editor. This week the guys are covering the the redheaded stepchild of WoTC’s color pie, Red. But first a quick community segment were they go over some more War of the Spark Spoiler cards.

So lets stop waiting and Click the IB!!!

 

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This entry is part 380 of 387 in the series CommanderCast

Hello everyone and welcome to CommanderCast Episode 356! We are your weekly source for community, strategy, and technology hosted each and every week on Commandercast.com! On this  week’s episode Mark and Adam continue their Mono-Colored Shells cycle. This week the guys are covering the most powerful color in Magic history, Blue. But first a quick community segment were they go over some more War of the Spark Spoiler cards.

So lets stop waiting and Click the IB!!!

 

Ib Download

 

 

 

 

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This entry is part 379 of 387 in the series CommanderCast

Hello everyone and welcome to CommanderCast Episode 355! We are your weekly source for community, strategy, and technology hosted each and every week on Commandercast.com! On this  week’s episode Mark and Adam are joined by Phil as they continue their Mono-Colored Shells cycle. This week the guys go over one of the few colors that actually works really well by itself, Black. But first a quick community segment were they go over War of the Spark Spoiler cards.

So lets stop waiting and Click the IB!!!

 

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This entry is part 378 of 387 in the series CommanderCast

Hello everyone and welcome to CommanderCast Episode 354! We are your weekly source for community, strategy, and technology hosted each and every week on Commandercast.com! On this  week’s episode Mark and Adam have been recently talking about what they would expect in a starter bundle for Commander. Basically, a product with cards you would expect to see in any given deck of its color without feeling like you’re playing jank. But first, a quick community segment with a feel good moment for those of us with friends or family in the armed forces.

So lets stop waiting and Click the IB!!!

 

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