Top Level Podcast (standard)

Gather the Pack is great setup in Standard! Even when it "misses" it can give Spell Mastery to acceleration like Nissa's Pilgrimage. Plus, sometimes it hits

Direct download: gather-the-pack.mp3
Category:Standard -- posted at: 12:06am EST

Ayli, Eternal Pilgrim is a Legendary Creature - Kor Cleric rumored to be in Oath of the Gatewatch. Patrick and Michael chat about Ayli and Standard Naya.

Direct download: ayli-eternal-pilgrim.mp3
Category:Standard -- posted at: 10:37pm EST

In addition to Standard chats about green two drops, Patrick and Michael peruse the recent Modern results and talk a little about the math and matchups of that format.

Direct download: heir-of-the-wilds.mp3
Category:Standard -- posted at: 9:28pm EST

Mage-Ring Network is a powerful innovation in Esper control decks, facilitating Ugin, the Spirit Dragon and great flexibility

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Category:Standard -- posted at: 11:18pm EST

Patrick Chapin and Michael J. Flores go over three new-ish and cool Standard decks, two of which feature Battle for Zendikar uncommon Jaddi Offshoot.

Direct download: jaddi-offshoot.mp3
Category:Standard -- posted at: 11:11pm EST

"Double Strike" is a double-length podcast going over all the Top 8 decks from Pro Tour Battle for Zendikar + additional interesting decks

Direct download: double-strike.mp3
Category:Standard -- posted at: 11:59pm EST

Emeria Shepherd is one of the few awesome white cards that ISN'T talked about in the most recent Open Top 8. Don't worry, we riff on Emeria Shepherd anyway!

Direct download: emeria-shepherd.mp3
Category:Standard -- posted at: 9:53pm EST

Patrick and Michael talk about the new Battle for Zendikar Standard strategies, but mostly Atarka Red; and largely about how Arashin Cleric isn't enough.

Direct download: arashin-cleric.mp3
Category:Standard -- posted at: 11:35pm EST

This week Top Level Podcast takes on Ob Nixilis Reignited, his role in the Abzan archetype, or anywhere really.

Direct download: ob-nixilis-reignited.mp3
Category:Standard -- posted at: 2:23am EST

Catacomb Sifter just might be the sleeper card of Battle for Zendikar. Find out what makes this Eldrazi Drone (and the rest of the Eldrazi) go in this cast!

Direct download: catacomb-sifter.mp3
Category:Standard -- posted at: 11:00pm EST