Cardhoarder Podcast – 56 – MTGO Fraud & Theft

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This week we discuss fraud and theft on Magic Online.  Recent cases have popped up so we share our stories and suggestions on how to avoid theft to your Magic Online account.  In other Magic Online news, we discuss the health of the 1v1 Commander format.  Last weekend was also the first weekend of the…

Cardhoarder Podcast – 55 – MTGO Era Begins

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Magic Online has a greater effect on the Pro Tour metagame with the new release schedule that was introduced for Amonkhet.  We discuss the pros and cons of this new era of Magic.  Gerry Thompson won PTAKH with Mono-Black Zombies.  PV released a vlog going over his testing process for the Pro Tour.  How valid…

Cardhoarder Podcast – 54 – New Challenges for MTGO

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This week on the Cardhoarder Podcast Conor, Nathaniel, and Dave share their thoughts on the 1v1 commander banned list.  The community was outraged over using the same list for multiplayer Commander.  New tournaments were announced every weekend on Magic Online for eternal formats even Pauper and 1v1 Commander.  The new Throwback Standard Gauntlet decklists were…

Cardhoarder Podcast – 53 – The State of Standard

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An emergency ban in Standard came out of nowhere.  Conor, Nathaniel, and Dave share their frustrations with the constant tinkering with Standard.  Fingers are crossed that the format will be improved moving forward.  Andrew Jessup won SCG Atlanta with Mardu Vehicles.  Other topics include deck of the week, deck names, and Dave trying to get…

Cardhoarder Podcast – 52 – B&R Announcment & AKH 1st Impressions

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Controversial B&R announcement from Wizards of the Coast this week.  Legacy has its first ban since 2015.  How will the format shape up?  No changes in Standard has the community in a uproar while Commander and Vintage had changes respectively.  We give our first impressions on week one of Amonkhet being online.   Other topics…

Cardhoarder Podcast – ep51 – RPTQ & Nationals Updates

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This week on the Cardhoarder Podcast Nathaniel is back just in time for Wizards releasing numerous Organized Play announcements.  Dave rants about the changes to RPTQs and the PPTQ system in general.  Is the system broken and can it be fixed?  The Magic World Championship was moved closer to release week while Pro Tour Ixalan…

Cardhoarder Podcast – ep50 – Pauper Online

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This week on the Cardhoarder Podcast Alex Ullman joins the show to share his expertise on the Pauper format.  We go over a brief history of Pauper and the evolution of the banned list.  Alex shares his most impactful cards in the format and whether the jump from Dailies to Leagues on Magic Online has…

Cardhoarder Podcast – ep49 – Rules Change & Team Draft Super League

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This week on the Cardhoarder Podcast we reflect on 49 episodes and the 25th anniversary of Magic: the Gathering.  Randy Buehler created a Patreon for a Team Draft Super league.  How will this be implemented on Magic Online?  With the Aftermath split cards coming into Standard, Wizards decided to refine the rules of the converted…