This entry is part 97 of 406 in the series CommanderCast

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You want a set review? Well, it’s going down rightwise in this episode. Charging into the fray of an hour-plus set review of a really mammoth set for EDH, Avacyn Restored, I’ve assembled a crack team of ballers to help me analyze the poop out of this set from many angles. On my side, I’ve got two staff members–Justin and Max–and backing us up is the Undisputed World Heavyweight Champion of Commander Streaming, Beardy of BeardyPlays. It’s an elite group to help me hold things down since, as usual, I have no clue what I’m talking about.

However, it’s not that the set review is the only thing on the show–far from it. We put on our thinking caps and engage in gentlemanly discourse over a variety of topics in the first hour of the show, including a truly stirring debate on that defines the format’s greatest decks and a lively discussion on the merits of recreating the Enchantress archetype in Commander.

Show notes and pertinent links below. Enjoy.

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This entry is part 83 of 406 in the series CommanderCast

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This week we went to Shauku’s House for another Entourage segment featuring everyone’s… uh… worst vampire in their collection, Shauku, Endbringer. It was out in the middle of nowhere, not many people were around, and we left feeling worse than ever, but we still did it. Accompanying me for this trip into regret and sorrow were Imshan, Justin and very special guest Dave Lee aka Derfington aka Mr. Durdling Around aka The Grand Imperial Celestial Archduke of Pimpology and Lord of All The Arts. We also did some stuff other than the Shauku thing, so I guess you shouldn’t necessarily just skip to that and then turn off your media player.

It’s week two for placing orders for Gifts Given 2012 shirts, hoodies, and so on. Don’t forget–you’re not just getting clothing, you’re giving to a great cause and even entering yourself in a draw for some Super Secret Mystery Prizes. I guess they’re not that mysterious given you can access a full list of them, but still… things! Plus charity! And garments. A winning team.

Show notes and pertinent links below. Enjoy.

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This entry is part 80 of 406 in the series CommanderCast

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CARDS: WE PLAY WITH ‘EM. But what the hell is that phenomenon that covers the top half of the card? …’art’ or something? Hmm… let me get a specialist on the jack to discuss this briefly for our Free-For-All Roundtable. To help keep at least some small amount of my crushing ignorance at bay, I tagged in my man Rick aka PolishTamales to back up myself, Andrew, and Gibson this week as we lay down some more science on the track for CommanderCast. Rick is a government-certified baller who got screwed by WotC for producing high-quality free promotional material for them on his DeviantArt page, so he got sweet revenge by ballin’ it up elsewhere and making Sorin and Jace touch each other (presumably). These days you can find Rick laying down his thug thizzle on his like eight outlets, all of which are linked below.

You know my man stay reppin them silly-ass moonfolk b

What are we talking about this week? Well, if the art fight isn’t enough, how about creatureless decks? Maybe a little discussion on making single decks work for multiple playgroups? Also, Secret Tech has the vault topped off by nine new club bangers.

Show notes and pertinent links below. Enjoy.


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This entry is part 66 of 406 in the series CommanderCast

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Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in…

In the wake of ruin left behind our ongoing audioscape adventure, CommanderCast dove deep into hibernation before emerging today, sundering the internet with a new podcast packed with almost two-hours of fiery debate, sage wisdom, dick jokes, and everything else you’ve come to know the Wrexial-Approved stamp stands for. This is Season Six!

The team on deck is myself, Donovan, Carlos, and special guest beast Karston, the mastermind behind TopAndGoProductions and the administrator of the CommanderCast YouTube Portal. Karston has been helping out the CommanderCast Multimedia Empire for a long time but it really surprised me to find that he’d never been on the show before. It feels great to correct that mistake, and he comes out spitting fire into the cipher with the best of ’em. If you want to see more of his work, do check out the excellent YouTube channel he runs.

Anyway, this is a return to the traditional Community, Strategy, and Technology formula that was kinda… um… skipped over in a previous episode that will go unnamed. We’re back for another round of thirteen episodes, and this podcast is only the initial rumblings of a weeks-long avalanche of Commander content: articles, videos, and podcasts from contributors fresh and familiar is close on the heels of this show. LETS GET IT

Show notes and pertinent links below. Enjoy.



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This entry is part 60 of 406 in the series CommanderCast

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CommanderCast is no longer the only Commander-centric podcast running. We now have a brother podcast in Off-Color Cast, a trio of manliness dedicated to showcasing the “serious, the aggressive, and the awesome” of the EDH format. This week I’ve invited all three thugs from OCC onto CommanderCast for a dirty crossover episode that you really can’t afford to miss.

This episode was one of trials and tribulations, not because of technical problems I’ve come to accept are the new norm but rather because we spent about three hours recording. The conversation was veering wildly across the barren wasteland of our collective minds, occasionally crashing into things like a ghost breaking into my house, Calvin’s enormous anatomy, and much more. But still, we powered through and created a reasonably coherent episode, which I think is praise-worthy.

The Season 5 Contest is still a thing that is happening and you can enter it.

Show notes and pertinent links below. Enjoy.


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