Episode 45 – Card improvements with rotation

This week we gather intelligence from 4 PPTQs at Harlequins Preston, Area 51, Murphy’s Vault, and Sneak Attack. We also talk about a few of the older cards that improve with the rotation of Kaladesh and Amonkhet blocks. In the news we talk about the changes to PTs in 2019. News: 0:53 PPTQs: 15:30 Deep … [Read more…]

Episode 44 – Surprise cards from standard

This week we gather intelligence on 2 PPTQ top 8 results from Harlequins in Blackpool and Axion Now. We also talk about the cards about to rotate out of standard that had an impact despite what they appeared to be, as well as our usual discussion of the news over the last week. News: 0:37 … [Read more…]

Episode 43 – Cards that missed in standard

This week we gather intelligence on 3 modern PPTQs Dice and Destiny, Patriot Games, and Mug and Meeple. We also look back at cards that are rotating and looked good but never got much of a moment in the sun. News: 0:39 PPTQs: 17:02 Deep Dive: 35:15 Intro and Outro Music: Bit Quest by Kevin … [Read more…]

Episode 42 – English Nationals

This week we gather intelligence on 3 modern PPTQs Highlander, Tau Gaming, and Settlers. We also have another look in on the state of standard at English Nationals ahead of the RPTQ News: 0:39 PPTQs: 11:18 Deep Dive: 22:38 Intro and Outro Music: Bit Quest by Kevin Macleod News Theme: NewsSting by Kevin Macleod

Episode 41 – Standard from GP Brussels

This week we gather intelligence on at PPTQ at Settlers and then talk about standard from what was seen in the GPs over the weekend. Simeon couldn’t be on this week, so I recorded with a sideboard host, Alex Watson. News: 1:05 PPTQs: 4:39 Deep Dive: 8:58 Intro and Outro Music: Bit Quest by Kevin … [Read more…]

Episode 39 – Near miss for GDS

This week we gather intelligence from 3 PPTQs, Dartford Model Shop, The Warchest and Athena Games. My apologies for the quality of the recording this week. In attempting to fix the problems we have had previously, I accidentally made the problems worse. Intro and Outro Music: Bit Quest by Kevin Macleod News Theme: NewsSting by … [Read more…]

Episode 38 – First Modern PPTQ results of M19 season

This week we gather intelligence on 2 modern PPTQs, Grumpy Goblin Gaming Emporium and Rooksburg’s Realm. We also discuss Welsh and Scottish Nationals, with deck lists for the Scottish one made available by Murphy’s Vault CCGs, and look at a couple of modern archetypes that we didn’t discuss last week, but made top 8s last … [Read more…]

Episode 37 – An Introduction to Modern

This week Standard Intelligence becomes Modern Intelligence, and we take a quick tour around the best performing decks right now, so that the decks we see in the next few weeks wont be a shock. Well, that’s the plan at least, its still Modern. Intro and Outro Music: Bit Quest by Kevin Macleod News Theme: … [Read more…]

Episode 36 – M19 Top 10s for standard

This week we look at which cards we think will make an impact on standard. We also explain what will be going on with the podcast over the next PPTQ season. Intro and Outro Music: Bit Quest by Kevin Macleod News Theme: NewsSting by Kevin Macleod