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GGs? – BFZ Underpowered, GG complaints and more!

 

** First Pick

Patreon goal hit! http://patreon.com/magicmics

“This Always Happens” Theory
http://www.mtggoldfish.com/articles/battle-for-zendikar-and-the-this-always-happens-theory

** Gather the Townsfolk

http://www.quietspeculation.com/2015/10/insider-sportsmanship-and-the-dreaded-good-game/

http://i.imgur.com/P3Zw4yT.png
^more on GG.

** Going Infinite

http://www.starcitygames.com/article/31788_Three-Of-A-Kind.html

** Splash Damage

https://twitter.com/cascadegamesllc/status/659171535488356352?s=09

** The Finisher

The Great Wizards Chili Cookoff: http://wizardsmtgo.tumblr.com/post/132104385954/wizardsmagic-today-was-the-2nd-annual-chili What kind of chili would we make?

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Aww Snap! – Pro Tour Battle for Zendikar & More!

 

** First Pick

Pro Tour Battle for Zendikar

Stagnant Metagame
Finkel (16th Top 8) and PVDDR (10th)
Break Formats – not doable
Human interest pieces (Brandon Burton & Autumn Burchett)
http://magic.wizards.com/en/events/coverage/ptbfz/the-best-team-at-the-pro-tour-2015-10-16

** Gather the Townsfolk

‘Playing Magic Together,’ http://www.channelfireball.com/home/playing-magic-together/

** Going Infinite

http://www.starcitygames.com/article/31712_The-New-Green.html

Does Green ‘do everything’?

** Splash Damage

http://www.hipstersofthecoast.com/2015/10/command-of-etiquette-coincidence-as-cover/

** The Red Zone

Reuben is History’s Greatest Monster (also new Snapcaster promo)
https://www.reddit.com/r/magicTCG/comments/3pcmnq/building_a_new_deck_and_im_just_a_few_playables/

** The Finisher

One of the most popular Reddit threads from MagicTCG this week is from WhinyTortoise, who created an entire Star Wars Magic set with new abilities like Hate, Meditate and Space Flight. So what beloved movie series would you like to see get the Magic set treatment?

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Pack It In – OTW Fatpacks, Twitter Drama & More!

** First Pick

http://patreon.com/magicmics

http://markrosewater.tumblr.com/post/131186906308/will-oath-of-the-gatewatch-also-have-full-art

** Desperate Ravings


and the ensuing discussion with rabble rouser Ari Lax


https://www.reddit.com/r/magicTCG/comments/3of7oq/shots_fired/
Joe Lossett calls out Jeff Hoogland re: Legacy

** Gather the Townsfolk
“Unfair, Unfun, and Punishing”
http://www.mtggoldfish.com/articles/unfun-unfair-and-punishing-eighth-edition

The Nerdist, ‘Now Is the Perfect Time To Be a Magic the Gathering Player’ http://nerdist.com/now-is-the-perfect-time-to-be-a-magic-the-gathering-player/

** Going Infinite

http://www.hipstersofthecoast.com/2015/09/drawing-live-is-professional-magic-still-a-game/

** Splash Damage

(covered in extended Patreon episode)

http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/alexandre-dreyfus/video-games-online-poker_b_8285436.html

** The Finisher

This weekend, three new players will enter the Magic The Gathering Pro Tour Hall of Fame: Eric Froehlich, Shota Yasooka, and Willy Edel. When they finally make the Magic Media Hall of Fame, and you get in, what will your opening line in your Hall of Fame induction speech be?

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Blowin’ Up – BFZ Fat Pack Controversy & More!

 

** First Pick

High price of fat packs, Jace is $80 a piece.

SCG Indianapolis – http://www.starcitygames.com/events/031015_indianapolis.html

Top 8 average price – $640

** Gather the Townsfolk

Meet the women of Magic the Gathering: http://www.gadgette.com/2015/10/02/meet-the-women-of-magic-the-gathering/

** Going Infinite

Canadian Highlander

https://canadianhighlander.wordpress.com/

** Splash Damage

Theft recovered: http://www.fox9.com/news/27476251-story#

** The Finisher

One of MagicTCG’s top Reddit threads this week is from DJDrummer, who created a ten-foot tall balloon sculpture of Sliver Queen. So which Magic card would you like to see get the balloon sculpture treatment next?