Episode 11- Brews and Bans

Simeon and I talk about the recent shake up in the standard meta and live brew a Merfolk deck. Have a look at what we came up with (after having a look at some other ideas) here. Contents News: 0:28 Top 8s: Nope Deep Dive: 20:56 Intro and Outro Music: Bit Quest by Kevin Macleod … [Read more…]

Episode 10 – Set Review Time!

This week we gather intelligence from 3 PPTQ Top 8’s from the Missing Geek, Mug and Meeple, and Geek Retreat. Simeon and I then go through some of the cards that might see play in new standard. Contents News: 0:36 Top 8s: 16:47 Deep Dive: Intro and Outro Music: Bit Quest by Kevin Macleod News Theme: … [Read more…]

Episode 9 – An interview with a Champion

This week we gather intelligence on… no… PTQ top 8s? In this quiet time we have English National Champion Autumn Burchett answer our questions and explain how to improve at Magic over the long run. Contents News: 0:50 Deep Dive: 6:30 Intro and Outro Music: Bit Quest by Kevin Macleod News Theme: NewsSting by Kevin Macleod

Episode 8 – On Commentating with special guest Jon Partridge

This week we gather intelligence on 2 PPTQ top 8s, Dice and Destiny, and Dark Sphere.  We also have Jon Partridge back on the show to talk about commentating on magic tournaments at Dark Sphere. Contents News: 0:40 Top 8s: 3:50 Deep Dive: 16:00 Intro and Outro Music: Bit Quest by Kevin Macleod News Theme: … [Read more…]

Episode 7 – Temur’s Rogue’s Gallery

This week we gather intelligence from 2 PPTQs Top 8’s. Simeon and I then talk through some slightly off the wall ways to fight Temur. Contents News: 0:24 Top 8s: 6:55 Deep Dive: 23:27 UW Aggro/Tokens W or B or RB(basically B) Aggro Grixis Midrange UR Modules Esper or 4C marionette UW Cycling Intro and Outro … [Read more…]

Episode 6 – Just a lot of results!

This week we gather intelligence from 6 PPTQs winner’s circles from Grumpy Goblin, Kirton Games, Patriot Games, The Warchest, Gamer’s Emporium and Inner Sanctum Collectibles. Simeon and I then talk through a recent tournament. Contents News: 0:52 Top 8s: 2:07 Deep Dive: 34:25 Intro and Outro Music: Bit Quest by Kevin Macleod News Theme: NewsSting by Kevin … [Read more…]

Episode 5 – With Special Guest David Calf

This week we gather intelligence a PPTQ top 8 from IQ Games Centre. Simeon and I also welcome on the show David Calf to talk PPTQs, the format in general, and a lot about Ramunap Red. There is an error on the reporting of the top 8 results, please see the website for the correct top … [Read more…]

Episode 4 – Post-PT Ixalan Standard

This week we gather intelligence on 5 PPTQ top 8s from Forbidden Planet Croydon, Bus Stop Toy Shop, The Games Den, Element Games, and the Dartford Open. We also deep dive on the data coming out of the PT and what it might mean going forward. Contents News: 0:23 Top 8s: 1:38 Deep Dive: 21:35 Intro … [Read more…]

Episode 3 – A quiet time to reflect

This week we gather intelligence on a PPTQ top 4 from Highlander Games.  We have a look back at the 2 decks we have already featured on the show and the adjustments we have seen in them, as well as giving some broad predictions for the PT. Contents News: 10:59 Top 8s: 23:11 Deep Dive: … [Read more…]

Episode 2 – With Special Guest Jon Partridge

This week we gather intelligence on 4 PPTQ top 8s, Big Orbit Games, Castle Comics, Playnation, and Geek Lab UK.  We also talk through Tokens with PPTQ winner Jon Partridge. Contents News: 1:21 Top 8s: 3:23 Deep Dive: 13:56 Intro and Outro Music: Bit Quest by Kevin Macleod News Theme: NewsSting by Kevin Macleod