Episode 64 – What to play at the RPTQ

Episode 64 – What to play at the RPTQ

 
 
00:00 / 01:08:29
 
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This week we look at how the format looks in the run up to the RPTQ mega magic weekend in the UK, and give you our thoughts on what we think the best decks to play are.

News: 2:10
Results: 18:10
Deep Dive: 43:00

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

Episode 63 – First results from Allegiance standard

Episode 63 – First results from Allegiance standard

 
 
00:00 / 01:14:53
 
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This week we Gather intelligence on a Win-a-Box at Harlequins Preston, as well as diving deep on the results from the SCG Open and MTGO Mythic Championship Qualifier to give you an idea of what new standard is starting to look like.

News: 0:45
Results: 12:50
Deep Dive: 28:25

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

Episode 61 – Choosing a Deck Early

Episode 61 – Choosing a Deck Early

 
 
00:00 / 01:25:58
 
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This week we gather intelligence on a PPTQ at Beanie Games in Stockton-on-Tees, and discuss decks to consider playing ahead of a tournament on prerelease weekend.

For those of you interested in seeing what I play, the tournament will be on twitch at twitch.tv/wincontv on Saturday 20th January around 5pm GMT. I’d love it if you could come over and support my run. If you want to be part of the building process, visit twitch.tv/JackPatten_MTG Thursday and Friday – we will be testing out the new set.

News: 0:45
PPTQ: 18:10
Deep Dive: 26:30

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

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