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Behind the Shield – Episode 88 – “May Ways to Play Magic”

Wizards of the Coast revealed this week a new multi-player way to play with Magic the Gathering cards. Explorers of Ixalan is still more than a month away, but Andrew and Amanda take the opportunity to talk about some of the variants of Magic play that Wizards has produced in the past.

 

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Behind the Shield – Episode 87 – “The Deluge Begins”

There are so many big new releases this week that we decided to dedicate most of the second half of the program to them. This is the beginning of what should be an absolute deluge of great new games in the next couple months as we lead into the holiday season. Al also interviews Riley about his experiences at the Magic Grand Prix last weekend.

 

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Behind the Shield – Episode 86 – “Spooktacular Streaming Plans”

You probably know already that we’ve been streaming some board games on our Twitch channel every Friday for a couple months now. As we start to ramp up our Twitch content Andrew and Amanda spend today’s podcast talking about the spooky games we’re planning to play live online in the month of October.

 

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Behind the Shield – Episode 85 – “Destiny and Tournaments”

There’s a lot to talk about this week! Andrew and Amanda talk about what to expect at a big game tournament and how to best enjoy yourself. Andrew also interviews Riley about Star Wars Destiny and what the new Empire at War set adds to the game.

 

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Behind the Shield – Episode 84 – “Iconic Ixalan”

Amanda and Riley have a lot to say about Iconic Masters – the new Masters set of Magic the Gathering cards coming out in November. Amanda also talks about the flavor of Ixalan and how the stories are tying all the desperate parts of the next Magic set together.

 

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Behind the Shield – Episode 82 – Ixalan: Previews Not Spoilers

Preview season for the next set of Magic has begun and we all have a lot to say about Ixalan and about the difference between ‘spoilers’ and ‘previews.’

 

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