We lay out the details on the leak of the entire New Phyrexia spoiler – how it happened, and what it means to us. That leads into inevitable card previews and our opinions on a few of the new cards in the realm of casual multiplayer. We then embark on a new EDH frontier and build Bryan an EDH deck based on his goals for the deck.
Each of your hosts take the side of a particular color in Magic, and describe it’s virtues in multiplayer, including strategies and particular cards you may want to play when building decks. Listen as Bryan totally nails why his color is the best, and then gasp in awe as Andrew retorts on how his color…
Our special guest Andrew joins us to talk all about deck construction! Deck building is a creative part of the game that isn’t always easy. We break down the elements of deck building and give you the basics and tips to remember, as well as describing the process we use for some of our decks….
Turning Mana or other resources into direct damage has always been a part of the game, and it’s a big part of Red’s strategy. More importantly, it powered another deluxe episode of the Avant-Card Show.
Our special guest Chris Lansdell from our Facebook joins us for our discussion of Casual vs Competitive – everything from the changing definition of what Casual is and what cards are considered “Casual”, to what types of players gravitate to those apparent opposites of the spectrum.
It’s Valentine’s day and your beloved AvantCard Show hosts reveal what we love about the game, and bring us back to why we play this wonderful game in the first place
The battle lines are drawn, across both the glimmering surface of Mirrodin…and between your Avant Card Show hosts! We split into factions and discuss some star cards that we love, hate, played at the pre-release, or had played against us. We discuss how they will affect Casual, Multiplayer and EDH, as well as some general s#!t talking, of course.
We cross a new horizon and get an intro into the creation and play of a CUBE! We are all so excited that Marc almost cracked a smile! Mirrodin Besieged looks fricken awesome so far, and we discuss the 2-Faction format of the pre-release, try to convince Marc to get into beating people he doesn’t…