Top Level Podcast (standard)

Patrick Chapin and Michael J Flores explore exciting and powerful decks that DIDN'T make the Top 8 of the Star City Invitational in New Jersey. In particular the U/G Crush of Tentacles archetype had two players with 7-1 records or better... And of course there was Shaheen Soorani with an undefeated Esper Control...

Direct download: crush-of-tentacles.mp3
Category:Standard -- posted at: 2:43pm EDT

Distended Mindbender fills in for Elder Deep-Fiend this week in Jund Delirium, a good stuff -- even "great" stuff -- deck that combines Emerge, B/G Delirirum, and Kozilek's Return into one of the most high quality (and anti-Bant Company) decks in the format.

Direct download: distended-mindbender.mp3
Category:Standard -- posted at: 3:02am EDT

Mike and Patrick explore the top decks from Pro Tour Eldritch Moon, including a couple with Elder Deep-Fiend as their centerpieces.

Direct download: elder-deep-fiend.mp3
Category:Standard -- posted at: 10:19pm EDT

Pro Tour Champion.

Grand Prix Champion.

Now... SCG Open Champion!

Osyp Lebedowicz took down the Baltimore Open with a G/W Tokens deck that used no new Eldritch Moon cards... But his utilization of Tragic Arrogance as a three-of main deck might have been even more innovative. 

Patrick Chapin and Michael J Flores discuss.

Direct download: tragic-arrogance.mp3
Category:Standard -- posted at: 10:17pm EDT

A discussion of the immediate format-warping effects of Eldritch Moon's Spell Queller!

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Category:Standard -- posted at: 12:02am EDT

Direct download: mikes-mini-deck-doctor.mp3
Category:Standard -- posted at: 10:55pm EDT

Direct download: izzet-time-to-go-rogue.mp3
Category:Standard -- posted at: 10:40pm EDT

Direct download: eldrazi-displacer.mp3
Category:Standard -- posted at: 10:20pm EDT

Kalitas, Traitor of Ghet is one of the best, most important creatures in Standard...

So why are we calling Kalitas poor and unappreciated?

Direct download: kalitas-traitor-of-ghet.mp3
Category:Standard -- posted at: 9:46pm EDT

Drownyard Temple. T: Add to your mana pool. 3: Return Drownyard Temple from your graveyard to the battlefield tapped.

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Category:Standard -- posted at: 9:18pm EDT