MTGCast Episode 51 – The Future is almost here!
“You read it somewhere else, but you heard it here first!”
This Week in Magic
Well, Future Sight is almost here with the Prereleases this weekend, including the new card borders and a nearing completion “Rumor List” over at MTGSalvation! Discussion on the possible similarity of the official new borders and the card borders created by FirePenguinMaster. Controversy continues to surround spoilers and was fueled by the latest Ben Bleiweiss latest article on Starcity Games. The MTGO III beta is live and you can still sign up and try it out! Here is the official Wizards thread and the direct FilePlanet link to download the client and sign up. Also, a funny news tip sent to us that Randy Beuhler was once DQ’d for throwing a Snapple bottle.
Fact or Fiction
Will we eventually see these brand new card borders for all magic cards? What is up, are we really getting new card types like “planeswalker” and “tribal”? (Tom sure hopes so!)
Article / Item of the Week
Dom : None (are you really that surprised?)
Tom : Grandeur, No Illusion
Gavin : The Legend of Kenji
Future Sight Card of the Week
Dom : Virulent Sliver
Tom: Dryad Arbor
Gavin: Glittering Wish
Card previews will be back next week along with the forums. What are AH fans thoughts on using the “new” card frame for the Ah-Hoy! promo card at Worlds 2007?
New server! Tom turns a very old 28 years old. Gavin has recorded the first “Gaming with Gavin”, but the name needs to be changed and we need your help to come up with that “perfect” name.
Emails and Comments
Dom chips in and Tom laments some emails that may have been lost in the server move.
Stump the Chump
Does Faith’s Fetters stop Vanishing from removing counters and more!
Combo of the Week
Dom : Force of Savagery + Gaea’s Anthem
Tom : Virulent Sliver + Shadow Sliver
Gavin : Undertaker + 2x Oriss, Samite Guardian
Gavin gives a shout-out to Sam who he met at a FNM event!
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