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State of the Throne – Eternal Meta Breakdown May-June

Rakano Pants – Finally unseating the aggro king, Rakano plate tops our meta list. Rakano sticks early threats like Stonescar does, but wants to get the late game reach with Weapons like Deepforged Plate or by generating a lot of Warcry triggers from their early creatures instead of through burn cards or going wide with Bandit…

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Full Force Draft – Approach of the Second Sun

Last week, Full Force looked at the changing shape of AKH limited; the massive shift from a mid-range or slower format to a hyper-aggressive one. This week I’m going to see if the shift is entirely warranted. Keeping in mind that most decks will be focused on aggression, can an incredibly defense deck still work?…

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Full Force Draft – Slitherblade

is the new hotness in Amonkhet draft. As the format has gone on, the opinion has evolved on how aggressive the format is and what cards are viable. Nowhere is this more apparent that in the recent performance of Popularized on the Pro Tour by Christian Calcano and then later in article form at Channel Fireball…

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Full Force Cartouches

By now everyone knows the power of pairing Trials and Cartouches, but Twitter voted and wanted to know; what happens when you take *every* Cartouche and Trial? Do I have what it takes to prove myself worthy? Not really as it turns out. This was a particularly tough Full Force challenge and ended up being…

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Eternal Deck Tech – Throwing (Shift)Stones at Your Enemies

Are you the Eternal equivalent of Crassus, wading through piles of shiftstone with no good home? I have a deck today built to suck up all that shiftstone and dump it onto your enemies and then pile it mountain-high on their broken remains. That’s right, it’s Time-Justice-Primal Legends! Yes, this deck runs not two or…

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Full Force – Amonkhet – Blue-Black Cycling

Full Force is a weekly draft series focusing on specific archetypes or build around cards in the newest sets. Stop by every week for a new episode! Amonkhet is out on Magic Online for the first time before the full paper release and the set looks fantastic. I like sets with a variety of archetypes…

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Argentport Lifesteal | Match 6 of 10

Keith has his own ideas about what might work and sometimes things just go his way. Or maybe they kind of work out? In either case the opportunity to have a good deck is here somewhere… Missed Match 1 with Tokens? Want to see Match 2 with Vodakhan, Temple Speaker? Looking for Match 3 with…

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Full Force – Legacy Cube – Mono-Red

Full Force is a weekly draft series focusing on specific archetypes or build around cards in the newest sets. Stop by every week for a new episode! Looking back at what I have done for Legacy Cube so far, I was a little surprised I didn’t yet cover Mono-Red. It’s so perfect for a Full…

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