This entry is part 4 of 5 in the series No Uncertain Terms

Grandpa (Eric)

By Eric, AKA Grandpa Growth

 

Welcome to another “No Uncertain Terms.” The inspiration for this article came from the reader academicace808. Kudos and shout outs to him and much love to everyone in the CommanderCast community who participates in the comments and discussions on our content. This week I’m going to be discussing the fine distinction between synergy and dependency, and then examining the concept larger concept of investment and key strategic concerns that come along with playing cards with networked value.

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This entry is part 3 of 5 in the series No Uncertain Terms

Grandpa (Eric)

By Eric, AKA Grandpa Growth

 

It’s been quite some time since I did an entry in the “No Uncertain Terms” library, so here is a refresher: This series is meant to be a reference material to help players communicate more effectively with each other. Each article will introduce and explain a commonly used piece of Magic slang and attempt to pare it down to its rock solid foundational definition. This series can be useful for newer players and veterans alike and it is meant to be something that you can share with friends or come back to when you need to brush up. If you get a chance, you should check out the first article: “Strategy, Lines, Tactics.

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This entry is part 2 of 5 in the series No Uncertain Terms

Grandpa (Eric)

By Eric, AKA Grandpa Growth

 

Welcome back to another “No Uncertain Terms,” or N.U.T. (the scientific term for a language pedant). It’s been quite some time since I did an entry in this series, so here’s a refresher: This series is meant to be a reference to help players communicate more effectively with each other. Each article will introduce and explain a commonly used piece of Magic slang and attempt to pare it down to its fundamental definition.

 

Previously, I discussed the definition of Aggro and what it means to be an Aggro deck. Today, I’m going to pick up where I left off and discuss the archetype of Control decks using that same model.

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This entry is part 1 of 5 in the series No Uncertain Terms

Grandpa (Eric)

By Eric, AKA Grandpa Growth

 

Last week on “No Uncertain Terms we talked about the Control archetype. That’s cool and all, but Control is boring. Now we can get to the fun stuff: Combo.

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This entry is part 5 of 5 in the series No Uncertain Terms

Grandpa (Eric)

By Eric, AKA Grandpa Growth

 

For the last few weeks “No Uncertain Terms” has focused on deck archetypes. We continue and conclude the series today by examining Aggro-Control. If you need to catch up on the previous entries in the series, you can read up about Aggro, Control, and Combo, which I’ve covered already.

 

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