Episode 60 – Tips for New Season Preparation

Episode 60 – Tips for New Season Preparation

 
 
00:00 / 01:11:01
 
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This week we gather intelligence on a PPTQ at Nerd Shack in Wigan, and then take you through the steps we use to prepare for a new season.

News: 3:08
PPTQ: 13:36
Deep Dive: 34:04

Intro and Outro Music: Bit Quest by Kevin Macleod
News Theme: NewsSting by Kevin Macleod

Episode 59 – 2018 in Review

Episode 59 – 2018 in Review

 
 
00:00 / 01:14:51
 
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With no PPTQ results this week, we talk about Arena, the MPL, and Ravnica Allegiance previews, and then we take a look back at the last year for both Magic and the podcast.

News: 0:45
Deep Dive: 41:40

Intro and Outro Music: Bit Quest by Kevin Macleod
News Theme: NewsSting by Kevin Macleod



Episode 58 – As The World Turns…

Episode 58 – As The World Turns…

 
 
00:00 / 01:19:49
 
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With no PPTQ results this week, we discuss GP Liverpool, SCG Con Winter. Then we have a long discussion about what the future methods of qualifying for the Pro Tour, now Mythic Championships, will be next year as well as discussing our feelings on what this announcement brings to MtG.

News: 1:50
PPTQs: 22:10
Deep Dive: 38:30

Our Sources:
Original Article: https://magic.wizards.com/en/articles/archive/news/next-chapter-magic-esports-2018-12-06

WPN Article: https://wpn.wizards.com/en/article/competitive-mtg-2019-mythic-championship-magicfest-more

MTGO Article: https://magic.wizards.com/en/articles/archive/magic-online/2019-magic-online-championship-2018-11-12

Intro and Outro Music: Bit Quest by Kevin Macleod
News Theme: NewsSting by Kevin Macleod

Episode 57 – The Standard Format Isn’t Diverse

Episode 57 – The Standard Format Isn’t Diverse

 
 

00:00 / 01:04:48
 

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This week we gather intelligence on 4 PPTQs, Elite Gaming, Patriot Games, Robin’s Hobby Cafe, and Geek Retreat Glasgow. We also check in on the GP Shizuoka top 8 and the Modern RPTQ results from Geek Retreat. Then Simeon tells us why this format may not actually be as diverse as it first seems. With numbers!

News: 1:50
PPTQs: 22:10
Deep Dive: 38:30

Intro and Outro Music: Bit Quest by Kevin Macleod
News Theme: NewsSting by Kevin Macleod

Episode 56 – Rebuilding Jeskai with Helena Brake

Episode 56 – Rebuilding Jeskai with Helena Brake

 
 

00:00 / 01:13:28
 

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This week we have on special guest Helena Brake, who’s decks have seen discussion on this podcast a few times before, joining us to discuss Jeskai control options.

News: 3:30
PPTQs: 19:10
Deep Dive: 25:00

Intro and Outro Music: Bit Quest by Kevin Macleod
News Theme: NewsSting by Kevin Macleod

Episode 55 – Talking about Selesnya

Episode 55 – Talking about Selesnya

 
 

00:00 / 01:02:50
 

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This week we gather intelligence on 3 PPTQs, Settlers, Sneak Attack and Playnation. Simeon also uses his recent semi-finals finish to help for a discussion about Selesnya and it’s place in the format.

News: 0:50
PPTQs: 4:30
Deep Dive: 18:50

Intro and Outro Music: Bit Quest by Kevin Macleod
News Theme: NewsSting by Kevin Macleod

Episode 54 – Post Pro Tour Guilds of Ravnica with Jon Partridge

Episode 54 – Post Pro Tour Guilds of Ravnica with Jon Partridge

 
 

00:00 / 01:22:52
 

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This week on the podcast, Jon Partridge returns to the show to help us discuss 4 sets of PPTQ results. He then has a chat with us about his recent win at the PPTQ level, his thoughts on deck building in the current standard format, as well as a quick discussion on what the Pro Tour meant for this format.

News: 1:50
PPTQs: 12:16
Deep Dive: 35:19

Intro and Outro Music: Bit Quest by Kevin Macleod
News Theme: NewsSting by Kevin Macleod

Episode 53 – Pro Tour Guilds Predictions

Episode 53 – Pro Tour Guilds Predictions

 
 

00:00 / 01:17:14
 

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This week we gather intelligence on 2 PPTQs at The Warchest and Cataclysm Games. We also chat about what we think we are going to see at the PT and indeed what we want to see.

News: 2:11
PPTQs: 21:26
Deep Dive: 51:54

Intro and Outro Music: Bit Quest by Kevin Macleod
News Theme: NewsSting by Kevin Macleo

Episode 52 – Flying, still good 25 years later

Episode 52 – Flying, still good 25 years later

 
 

00:00 / 01:12:22
 

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This week we gather intelligence on 2 PPTQs: Harlequins Blackpool and Dice & Destiny. We also talk about the recent standard GP results, as well as 2 decks that make use of one of the oldest keywords in magic, and take a look into modern.

News: 0.49
PPTQs: 20:13
Deep Dive: 31:33

Intro and Outro Music: Bit Quest by Kevin Macleod
News Theme: NewsSting by Kevin Macleo

Episode 51 – How to beat Golgari

Episode 51 – How to beat Golgari

 
 

00:00 / 01:05:37
 

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This week we gather intelligence on 4 PPTQs The Games Shop, The Dice CUp, Gamerz Nexus and Harlequins Preston. We also have a look at the decks and strategies that do well against what is currently the most played deck in the top 8s: Golgari Midrange.

PPTQs: 00:53
Deep Dive: 43:15

Intro and Outro Music: Bit Quest by Kevin Macleod
News Theme: NewsSting by Kevin Macleo