Random Discard – Card Advantage – Episode 111 – We Have Reservations

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It is finally time to talk about that necessary (it is) evil (it really is): The Reserved List. While we do touch a bit on the history, this is more a philosophical discussion of the beast. Link to cached version of reserved list is here. NOTE: Our name is changing! The Card Advantage podcast is…

Card Advantage – Episode 110 – Walking Innistrad

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We were going to talk about the Reserved List, but the Planeswalkers of Shadows Over Innistrad were too cool to wait. So we are talking Shadows cards this time. Our bad. We blame WotC for making a cool set. Our intro and outro music is the track “The Geeks Will Inherit the Earth” by the…

Card Advantage – Episode 109 – Purple Hair

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From time to time, we like to discuss things outside of Magic, and this is one of those times. We go off-topic to discuss anime! We brought along @squeegoblnnabob to discuss some of our favorite anime shows and characters. Please Note: We had some audio issues with the show this week, so the sound quality…

Card Advantage – Episode 108 – The Name of the Game

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Every set gets a name, but, in the same way that not every set is a home-run, not every set name is great. This week we are joined by CJ from Judgecast (@cjshrader) while we grade the names of pretty much every expansion set ever. What’s the best set name? What is the worst? You will have…

Card Advantage – Episode 107 – The Law

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Have you ever wondered what it would be like to talk to the person who is responsible for the complex and curious beast that is the Magic Comprehensive Rules? We used to wonder that too, so we had him as a guest! Joining Cluze on this week’s show is Matt Tabak (@tabakrules), the rules manager…

Card Advantage – Episode 106 – Oath of the Esper General

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We are back for 2016, just in time to talk about the mechanics and cards of Oath of the Gatewatch. Spoiler: there are some cards that Rich really likes.   Our intro and outro music is the track “The Geeks Will Inherit the Earth” by the awesome band “I Fight Dragons” and is used with…

Card Advantage – Episode 105 – A Forceful Command

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Just in time for the holidays, we finally get around to looking at the Commander 2015 products. Of course, we spend the first 20 minutes talking Star Wars (no spoilers, since we had not seen it as of recording), but tis the season! You can find the decklists for Commander 2015 here.   Our intro…

Card Advantage – Episode 104 – A Hammer for Rich

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We got to thinking, what does it take to ban a card? Rich and Cluze have an in-depth discussion about wielding the Ban Hammer. Some links to WotC’s reasoning behind some bans: The bans that were with Modern when it started. The “emergency” banning in the Caw-Blade era.   Our intro and outro music is…