So Many Insane Plays Podcast – Episode 63 – Where Do We Go From Here?

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Kevin Cron and Steve Menendian look at the Banned and Restricted list update, the Q1 Metagame and what they mean for the future of the format. Contact us at @ManyInsanePlays on Twitter or e-mail us at SoManyInsanePlaysPodcast@gmail.com. 0:00:00: Announcements 0:00:00: March 2017 Banned and Restricted List Update 0:54:40: Gitaxian Probe 1:07:00: Mental Misstep 1:25:15: Paradoxical…

So Many Insane Plays Podcast – Episode 62 – Aether Revolt Set Review

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Kevin Cron and Steve Menendian review Aether Revolt for Vintage, including their Kaladesh report card and VSL Updates. Contact us at @ManyInsanePlays on Twitter or e-mail us at SoManyInsanePlaysPodcast@gmail.com. 0:00:52: Announcements: NYSE 5, TSO Sandusky, Vintage Champs Europe, History of Vintage Chapter 4 0:09:00: Kaladesh Report Card 0:27:15: Aether Revolt: Mechanics 0:30:00: Hope of Ghirapur…

So Many Insane Plays Podcast – Episode 61 – Aether Revolt Preview Show

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When invited to preview Magic cards for new sets, authors must sometimes feel pressure to stoke enthusiasm and demonstrate exaggerated excitement for their subject, especially for flavorful cards that, sadly, have little chance of Top 8ing a Pro Tour or making a splash in tournament play. Although we would be honored to unveil any new…

So Many Insane Plays Podcast – Episode 60 – 2016 Year in Review

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Kevin Cron and Steve Menendian review 2016 and award their annual Moxies. Contact us at @ManyInsanePlays on Twitter or e-mail us at SoManyInsanePlaysPodcast@gmail.com. 0:00:17: Announcements: VSL Play-In Tournament, History of Vintage, Annual Vintage Playables Checklist 0:12:45: MTGO Metagame Update 0:22:00: Moxies: Categories 0:23:32: Best New Card 1:01:00: Best New Set 1:12:00: Best Story/Narrative 1:24:00: Best…

So Many Insane Plays Podcast – Episode 59 – 2016 Eternal Weekend Wrap-up

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Kevin Cron and Steve Menendian wrap-up Eternal Weekend 2016, including both Top 8s, the metagame, our Paradoxical Mentor deck and the future of the format. Contact us at @ManyInsanePlays on Twitter or e-mail us at SoManyInsanePlaysPodcast@gmail.com. 0:01: Announcements 0:11: Eternal Weekend Paris Top 8 0:15: Eternal Weekend Columbus: Attendance 0:20: Eternal Weekend Columbus: The Event…

So Many Insane Plays Podcast – Episode 58 – 2016 Eternal Weekend Preview

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Kevin Cron and Steve Menendian preview Eternal Weekend 2016, including the Q3 metagame, recent set impacts, Eternal Extravaganza 5 results and their Vintage Championship metagame predictions. Contact us at @ManyInsanePlays on Twitter or e-mail us at SoManyInsanePlaysPodcast@gmail.com. 0:01:00: Announcements 0:10:00: Old School and Columbus 0:10:00: Q3 Metagame – Paper 0:29:30: Q3 Metagame – MTGO 0:43:30:…

So Many Insane Plays Podcast – Episode 57 – Kaladesh

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Kevin Cron and Steve Menendian review Kaladesh for Vintage. Contact us at @ManyInsanePlays on Twitter or e-mail us at SoManyInsanePlaysPodcast@gmail.com. 0:01:00: Announcements 0:10:30: Kaladesh Masterpieces/Inventions 0:20:15: Eldritch Moon Report Card 0:38:10: Kaladesh Mechanics 0:47:15: Paradoxical Outcome 1:50:20: Aetherflux Reservoir 2:08:10: Fragmentize 2:28:10: Torrential Gearhulk 2:36:04: Ghirapur Orrery 2:47:04: Inventor’s Fair 3:01:57: Skysovereign, Consul Flagship 3:18:53:…

So Many Insane Plays Podcast – Episode 56 – Conspiracy 2 and the Evolving Vintage Metagame

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Kevin Cron and Steve Menendian review Conspiracy 2, and take a look at the evolving Vintage metagame heading into the 2016 Vintage Championship, including the recent results of The Mana Drain Open 17. Contact us at @ManyInsanePlays on Twitter or e-mail us at SoManyInsanePlaysPodcast@gmail.com. 0:01:00: Announcements: Eternal Weekend 2017, Understanding Gush 3rd Edition, Upcoming Events…