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Amonkhet Preview card and Top Ten Black Cards in Modern | #126 03/30/2017

In a surprise twist of events, the Masters of Modern Podcast gets to release their preview card right now! It is the long awaited reprint of Aven Mindcensor. This is followed by the podcast finishing the first Top Ten cycle in the show’s history “Top Ten Black cards” Top Ten Lists: Kessler: 1) Liliana 2) Thoughtseize/Inquisition of Kozilek ​3) Dark Confidant 4) Viscera Seer 5) Fatal Push 6) Griselbrand 7) Goryo’s Vengeance 8) Tasigur/Gurmag Angler…

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Spice up your Commander Night! / Modern Masters 2017 Draft | #152 03/28/2017

This week we’re breaking down a bunch of different ways to play Commander/EDH so you can keep things fresh in a playgroup! Try out some of these variants and let us know your favorites. We also go over our experiences with the Modern Masters 2017 draft format so far. What We Mentioned on the Show: Two Headed Giant: http://magic.wizards.com/en/game-info/gameplay/formats/two-headed-giant Planechase: http://magic.wizards.com/en/articles/archive/feature/rules-revealed-2009-08-10 Vanguard: http://magic.wizards.com/en/vanguard Archenemy: http://magic.wizards.com/en/articles/archive/feature/archenemy-rules-revealed-2010-05-17 Star: http://magic.wizards.com/en/articles/archive/serious-fun/star-power-2008-08-05 Kingdoms: https://www.reddit.com/r/EDH/comments/3x0zvs/kingdom_magic_simplified_xpost_from_magictcg/ What We Mentioned on the End…

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KessCo and Mental Magic | #125 03/27/2017

Ben Interviews Kessler about the big project he has been working on all year, KessCo. They go over what Kessler’s start up is trying to do, talk about the process he went through to create and launch a game line, and give a sneak peak of the 4 game titles they are releasing this August. Then they both play a game of mental Magic! Follow us on youtube! youtube.com/topdeckingTV Follow us on Twitch for future…

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The Commander Deck Building Template | #151 03/21/2017

Deck building in EDH can be a daunting task, especially early in your Commander career! Today we’re tackling how to approach each EDH deck with a basic template when brewing. What We Mentioned on the Show: EDH Essential Cards: http://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/commander-edh-starter-deck-the-essentials/ Card Advantage and Card Draw episode: https://collected.company/2016/10/18/card-draw-card-advantage-127/ Mana Base episodes: https://collected.company/2015/04/07/mana-bases-part-12-39/ and https://collected.company/2015/04/09/mana-bases-part-22-40/ Prof’s Mana Base Videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5DSddyFCqPk Quadrant Theory episode: https://collected.company/2014/09/02/card-evaluation-animar-with-marshall-sutcliffe-9/ What We Mentioned on the End Step: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of…

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Team Unified Modern | #124 03/18/2017

Kessler and Ben go over the unique format of GP San Antonio “Team Unified Modern” a format where teams of three compete, but no decks can contain the same cards. They also announce which MMcast listeners will be Ben’s teammate at the GP and talk Lord of The Rings. Follow us on youtube! youtube.com/topdeckingTV Follow us on Twitch for future streams: twitch.tv/themmcast To buy the sweet playmat along side other sweet future MMcast Merch: https://www.dmtwclothing.com/collections/masters-of-modern/products/the-masters-of-modern-playmat…

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Tasigur, the Golden Fang with Jeremy Noell | #150 03/14/2017

We welcome Jeremy Noell from StarCityGames to the show to discuss his projects and his awesome Tasigur, the Golden Fang brew, which aims to cast Villainous Wealth as many times as possible. Tasigur Decklist: http://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/tasigur-villainous-wealth-jeremy-noell/ Where to Find Jeremy: http://www.twitter.com/jeremynoell www.youtube.com/starcitygames Commander Vs Split Second Mini Masters Vs What We Mentioned on the End Step: Xenoshyft 7 Wonders Sushi Go Epic Card Game We’re On YouTube! All of our video podcasts are now online. Get…

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GP Changes & Best Modern Masters 2017 Reprints | #123 03/10/2017

Kessler and Ben break down their picks for the top cards reprinted in Modern Masters 2017 and go over fan picks for the biggest missed reprints. Magic news: big changes to GPs have happened and we discuss how it may effect you. Follow us on youtube! youtube.com/topdeckingTV Follow us on Twitch for future streams: twitch.tv/themmcast To buy the sweet playmat along side other sweet future MMcast Merch: https://www.dmtwclothing.com/collections/masters-of-modern/products/the-masters-of-modern-playmat For Our Instagram https://www.instagram.com/themmcast/ Also please make…

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The Creative Process w/ Rob Prior (Live Painting!) | #149 03/07/2017

Artist Rob Prior joins the show to join Josh and Jimmy as they discuss the Creative Process and how it has pertained to them in their lives and their time in Los Angeles. Rob also live paints an awesome portrait behind the hosts so make sure to check out the video version to see the magic happen in real time! Links: Rob Prior: @prior2art www.robprior.com Rob’s YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaMptLWp_oBloRIzA0uEOlQ Game Knights Episode 4: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sfMQdoaiujE&list=PLyLzs6vB3Xk7u8L3xGBsM5wo8Ms5jUIxh&index=1 Video…

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The Power Level of New Card Types with Patrick Chapin | #122 03/03/2017

Magic Pro, Hall Of Famer, and host of Top Level Podcast Patrick Chapin joins Kessler and Ben to go over the history of new card types like Equipment, Vehicles, and Planeswalkers. They discuss the design decisions behind them and the difficulty to balancing a new type of design. To Find Patrick: https://twitter.com/thepchapin http://www.toplevelpodcast.com/ Follow us on youtube! youtube.com/topdeckingTV Follow us on Twitch for future streams: twitch.tv/themmcast To buy the sweet playmat along side other sweet…

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MODERN MASTERS 2017 PREVIEW, Rishkar & Sram Game Knights Deck Tech | #148 02/28/2017

We’re showing off our Modern Masters 2017 preview card (Zur, the Enchanter) and doing a quick double deck tech on the mono colored Rishkar and Sram decks we played in Game Knights #4! Modern Masters 2017 Preview: ZUR THE ENCHANTER Links: Game Knights Episode 4: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sfMQdoaiujE&list=PLyLzs6vB3Xk7u8L3xGBsM5wo8Ms5jUIxh&index=1 Sram’s Deckbuilder: Wesley Ruttle – @SmashGizmo Decklists: Wesley’s Sram, Senior Edificer: http://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/sram-senior-edificer-wes-game-knights-4/ Vinny’s Yahenni, Undying Partisan: http://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/yahenni-undying-partisan-vinny-game-knights-4/ Josh Lee Kwai’s Rishkar, Peema Renegade: http://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/rishkar-peema-renegade-jlk-l-game-knights-4/ Jimmy’s Kari Zev, Skyship Raider:…

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