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Puzzled – New Mulligan Rule, Puzzle Quest & More!

 

** First Pick
New Mulligan Rule beginning with BFZ Prereleases

** Gather the Townsfolk
2015 Magic State of Design
http://magic.wizards.com/en/articles/archive/making-magic/state-design-2015-2015-08-24

** Splash Damage
Puzzle Quest featuring MTG
http://magic.wizards.com/en/articles/archive/arcana/announcing-magic-gathering-puzzle-quest-2015-08-26

AV Club
http://www.avclub.com/article/22-years-magic-gathering-brainiest-its-ever-been-224197

YouTube vs Twitch
https://gaming.youtube.com/

** Pass The Salt
Why even bother making regular land frame Zendikar lands?

** The Finisher
As we mentioned earlier in the show, Magic is introducing Puzzle Quest soon, coming soon to a mom’s iPad near you. So as Magic tries to expand their demographics, what is the next Magic crossover game you anticipate from Wizards of the Coast?

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Down with OCC – Magic Online Community Cup & More!

 

** First Pick
http://magic.wizards.com/en/articles/archive/feature/2015-community-cup-2015-08-12

** Gather the Townsfolk
FTV: Angels revealed: http://magic.wizards.com/en/articles/archive/feature/vault-angels-2015-08-10

LSV, Jackie Lee, and Ian Duke
http://magic.wizards.com/en/articles/archive/organized-play/2015-world-championship-coverage-plan-2015-08-07

GP SeaTac has Delver of Secrets products
http://gpseatac.com/

** Splash Damage
http://venturebeat.com/2015/08/11/hearthstone-makes-20-million-a-month-thats-more-than-dota-2/

Hearthstone making estimated $20Million per month.

** Blast from the Past
This gem was recently uncovered and reshared on MTG Reddit, it’s MTG from ESPN2 in 1997. Boy this is painful to watch!

** The Finisher

Wizards of the Coast announced the 2015 Holiday Gift Box this week, and in it are 5 Battle for Zendikar booster packs, some non-full art basic lands, and much much more. So what, pray tell, is that much, much more?

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Ch-ch-changes – WotC Organized Play Changes & More!

 

** First Pick 
OP Changes announced at PT Origins:
http://magic.wizards.com/en/PTOriginsOPAnnouncement

** Gather the Townsfolk 
Legendary Cube? http://magic.wizards.com/en/MTGO/articles/archive/magic-online/announcing-legendary-cube-2015-08-05

** Going Infinite 
Mox Boarding House’s Modern Rematch of the Century: https://othersideoftheplanet.wordpress.com/2015/08/04/rematch-of-the-century-modern-no-banned-list/

** Decklists
http://tappedout.net/users/EventsMBH/mtg-decks/

** The Red Zone
MaRo announces BFZ will not contain fetchlands, but will contain full art lands, and a new rare cycle of lands: http://markrosewater.tumblr.com/post/125946926763/first-of-all-love-your-work-secondly-any-chance

** The Finisher
Pro Tour Vancouver took place over the last weekend, where the new so-called “Vancouver mulligan” was introduced. So what is the next gameplay change that Wizards will introduce to improve the player experience?