This entry is part 446 of 542 in the series CommanderCast

Hello everyone and welcome to CommanderCast Episode 414! This week Mark and Adam are back and going over the new Commanders from Zendikar Rising! But first, do you know how much Commander has grown as a format? The player base had grown 3 times bigger than it was 2 years ago! But how? Well the guys go over the details in Community. Then we wrap things up with a quick look at some of the new cycles coming out of Zendikar Rising!

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CommanderCast Episode 414

Posted: September 21, 2020








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Commander Play Jumped 3x in 2 Years

  • Kitchen table friendly
  • Multiplayer format
  • Eternal formats are more fun
  • Not competitive


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New Commanders in Zendikar Rising





Cycles in Zendikar Rising 


  • Mythic sorcery/lands (“bolt lands”)
  • Inscription cycle
  • Rare cycle
  • Uncommon cycle
  • Common cycle




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