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Category Archive: Game Play

Jul 20 2016

Wally D.

EDH Commander 5 Player Games – Star Magic and Bang!

Hello there card drawers, welcome to MTGCasualPlay.com. Today I would like to share with you a couple of games that our playgroup dives into on EDH night when we have five players at the table. Please keep in mind that the rules I post below are our house rules and may differ from rules and …

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Jun 30 2016

Michael Montano

The Modern Learning Curve: Burn

The Modern Learning Curve: Burn

Welcome Back to the Modern Learning Curve! The continued mission of this series is to provide players with an affordable window into the format that can be sleeved up for your first trip to a local game shop’s modern night and upgraded to a consistently competitive build. This week we …

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Oct 29 2014

Wally D.

Commander Gameplay Video – Kaalia vs Rakdos vs Athreos

On our MTG Casual Play You Tube Channel, we turn to a friendly game of EDH Commander. In this episode of “Two Bald Guys play Magic” Wally D. (me) and Rude Dawg (Tom) host a Free for All matchup that pits Kaalia of the Vast vs Rakdos, Lord of Riots vs Athreos, God of Passage. …

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Aug 29 2014

Jared Mancil

House Rules – Two Headed Giant EDH

My local play group meets every Tuesday night to play EDH for a few hours. We usually play free-for-all, which usually devolves in a political shenanigan filled extravaganza. Lately we started throwing around the idea of trying out some alternative formats top mix things up. About half of our play group consists of people new …

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Mar 31 2014

Wally D.

Ancestral Recall of EDH Gameplay Moments

Prepare for a bubbling overflow of thoughts. I will warn you in advance that some of the words I will be stringing together may make as much sense as brushing your teeth before you eat, for that I apologize. What’s wrong, you ask? Writers Block. I have that blip in the brain that struggles for …

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Feb 03 2014

Wally D.

February 2014 Commander EDH Banned List – Born of the Gods

What Cards are now Banned in EDH? Four times a year, Magic the Gathering™ Players hold their breath in anticipation of the next problematic cards to receive the ban-hammer. For Commander/EDH, these announcements are released by a separate governing body, the EDH Rules Committee. We can usually expect to see the Banned List updated shortly …

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Dec 21 2013

Wally D.

EDH Commander War on 74

Competitive EDH. Oxymoron? EDH (or Commander) is intended to be a casual format designed for multiplayer and involves beer, pizza, and big-spell kitchen table shenanigans. Competitive Magic is just that, participants create and play decks full of cutthroat combinations to ensure their survival in a sea of Spikes with prizes hanging in the balance. What …

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