EOT (News) Flash EP 71 – Zombie Apocalypse

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Board up your doors! They’re coming! Another Pro Tour has come and gone and Gerry Thompson has risen among the worthy to be crowned champion! Alex breaks down the field, digs into each of the Top 8 decks, and tries valiantly to get the name of Aetherworks Marvel correct. Where do we go from here…

EOT (News) Flash EP 70 – Core Set Redux

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I almost forgot the Pro Tour was this weekend! Maybe these Standard results will help us make some predictions. I know we can count on the Pro to show us what’s up though! It’s a one man show tonight, but I’ve got plenty to cover with my thoughts on the Standard Metagame and what that…

EOT (News) Flash EP 69 – How Many # Does It Take To Get To A Ban?

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And we thought that WOTC was done with messing with our formats, they hit us again! Goodbye Felidar! Hello…… open format? Shawn and I kick off the night going over the impact and implications of the 4th Standard banning in 6 month! Next up we dig into the Standard results from the SCG Open in…

EOT (News) Flash EP 68 – Approach of the Second Sun!

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Here comes the sun! It’s alright! Stephen is in the talking box with me tonight and there’s a lot to go over. First up we’ve got a Banned and Restricted update to go over. Standard and Modern have remained untouched, but Legacy and Vintage got hit HARD. Legacy has lost Sensei’s Divining Top – RIP…

EOT (News) Flash EP 67 – Prep Yourself

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With the Amonkhet prerelease on the horizon you’d think we could just have some fun talking about how to make the most of your prerelease! Best ways to construct your deck, how to take advantage of the mechanics! But NO! We’ve got a real (Lightning) Axe to grind tonight with the recent announcement regarding changes…

EOT (News) Flash EP 66 – Jesus Take the Wheel

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We’ve been on a bit of a hiatus lately but we’re back with plenty to talk about ! First up! Modern Masters has come and gone, we go over our final thoughts on what could be the best Masters set to date! We spend the rest of the episode going over all the insanity that…

EOT (News) Flash EP 65 – They Made Fetch Happen

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Homerun. Slam dunk. Hole in one. Hat trick. There are not enough sports metaphors to explain what Modern Masters 2017 truly is! Shawn, Justin, and I dissect the spoilers so far from what I’m calling the best Magic set released since I’ve come back to the game. Fetchlands, Board wipes, Planeswalkers, Mythic Creatures, more mana…

EOT (News) Flash EP 64 – Count the Shadows

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A week off to recharge our batteries and we’re back, and boy is there a lot to cover! First up! Who thought Modern was healthy? I sure did! Dredge and Death’s Shadow still kicking despite the bannings? Just shows how stubborn those pilots can be, and the rest of the meta looks great! Play what…