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 366 of 392 in the series CommanderCast

Hello everyone and welcome to CommanderCast Episode 342! This week Mark and Adam are celebrating the New Year! The best and the worst things in Magic from the year 2018… Is not what we’re doing. Come on, we did a graveyard episode for Christmas. So, today we’re going over the up coming set, Ravinca Allegiance.

So for one last time this year, Click the IB!!!

 

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This entry is part 358 of 392 in the series CommanderCast

Hello everyone and welcome to CommanderCast Episode 334! This week, Adam and  Mark are back to the regular program away fro the precons and off to the plane of Ravnica! Today is they go over their overall reaction to the set, the Guild mechanics, and a few of the cards from the set they (mostly Adam) are excited about. 

So pull up your rocking chairs and click the IB!!!

 

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This entry is part 338 of 392 in the series CommanderCast

Hello everyone and welcome to CommanderCast Episode 318! This week…. I messed up… and by that I mean Calvin, The editor of the show… for you see I edited episode 318… without realizing that I still have episode 317 to post… SO… today you’re getting episode 318 and next week you’ll get 317… but if 318 comes out first that kindof makes this 317 and that would mean 317 is actually 318…. I…I Don’t know anymore…. Mark and Adam discusses the Yin and Yang of Magic sets this week, and by that i mean they go over Kamigawa and OG Ravnica.

 

So if that gets you pumped all you have to do is click the IB!!!

 

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This entry is part 125 of 392 in the series CommanderCast

Posted by William/Captain Redzone

Hey folks, it’s been a while! William here, and I’m back with a shiny new computer that won’t crap out on me like my tired old laptop. Naturally, a new profile picture was needed to fit the “newness” that’s going on around here, but we’ll get into that in today’s episode.

In fact, we’ve got a ton of stuff to catch-up on. So much so that we kinda broke the segments and just recorded a conglomerate of topics together. Sorry about that. We’ll be back to form next week, hopefully with a new theme song too!

On today’s overloaded plate, we actually take some time to remember and talk about the tragic events of 12 years ago regarding 9/11 (as I feel it’s important to talk about something that touched absolutely everyone in one way or another).

But we’ll also get back to some light hearted stuff by touching on our thoughts regarding Theros, and lead into the prime attraction for today’s feature: The Return to Ravnica review!

(One of my favorite things to look up with “Return to Ravnica” in the search engine. Credit to whoever did this.)

As always, shownotes can be found after the Ib.

 

 

 

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This entry is part 105 of 392 in the series CommanderCast

Posted by William aka BlueRam

 Another week, another podcast about cardboard wizards, legendary dragons, and the futuristic voodoo that we do so well. This week, we’re introducing the next generation of Commandercast volunteers by having Chris and Nole join me for initiation to the world of podcasting.

Both of these boys have done me proud so far, and I’m real proud of how they’ve contributed to the website so far. Check out their columns “Massive Art Attack” and “The Contract from Below” I'm not ashamed of this at all.

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….and no, I’m not ashamed of this picture at all.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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