Into The North
Into the North - Episode 21: Meta Tech

Into the North - Episode 21: Meta Tech

February 23, 2020

This time around, the crew plays "tech support", covering technology in cEDH and how to effectively build for a meta

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Into the North - Episode 20: Mailbag

Into the North - Episode 20: Mailbag

February 8, 2020

We promised that we'd do our best to answer listener questions, so by golly, we're gonna answer them!

This episode, we take the time to catch up on our listener question backlog and answer some of the burning questions that you've had!

Links
cEDH Cast: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-AM12aHVQNVd_pKbHAHi2g

Morgan's writeup on Flash: https://www.reddit.com/r/CompetitiveEDH/comments/esu820/why_this_is_different_an_explainer_on_what_makes/

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Into the North - Episode 19: The Best Deck

Into the North - Episode 19: The Best Deck

January 17, 2020

This time around, the team starts off by going over the current state of the format, covering the history and impact of some of the defining features of the best decks, and discussing the weaknesses and soft spots of those strategies.

In the second half of the episode, we cover a major recent development, and discuss the impact it will have on the current balance, and what can be done about it.

Enjoy!

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Into the North - Episode 18: End of Year Review

Into the North - Episode 18: End of Year Review

December 22, 2019

It's our 2019 year in review! Wow was this a huge year for cEDH (I know that gets said every year, but we really mean it this time), there was so much to cover about card printings, new content, new decks, and a whole host of events, so in this episode we go over the huge developments in cEDH over the past year, and each give some of our picks for our "Top 4"s of the year, enjoy!

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Into the North - Episode 17: Hot Takes

Into the North - Episode 17: Hot Takes

December 8, 2019

Well hey everyone, this episode, Morgan and Matt have mysteriously gone missing, and we had some friends of the podcast on to help fill in!

We briefly cover some new developments and the go right into takes that define some of said friends of the show (as well as some of our own)

Links

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Into the North - Episode 16: Brewing

Into the North - Episode 16: Brewing

November 24, 2019

 As a semi-companion piece to our previous episode, this time the ITN gang tackles the task of brewing and the basics of putting together a new 100 cards!

We go over the brewing process from the conception of a new idea, to putting your initial build together, all the way through testing and refining your decks once you've started playing with them.

Links

Redshift’s "how to play vs hulk": https://www.reddit.com/r/CompetitiveEDH/comments/dq0lds/dealing_with_hulk_some_tips_from_the_other_side/

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Into the North - Episode 15: Learning New Decks

Into the North - Episode 15: Learning New Decks

November 16, 2019

The one in which we cover the fundamentals of picking up a new deck!

In this episode we go over how to choose a new deck, fundamental skills in learning the ins and outs of a new commander or strategy, and even some tips on practicing once you've started out.

 

Links

Timetwisted Tournament #3: https://sites.google.com/view/themanaweb/timetwisted-tournament

Team Turn Three: https://www.twitch.tv/teamturnthree

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Into the North - Episode 14: Threat Assessment

Into the North - Episode 14: Threat Assessment

November 3, 2019

In this episode, we go deep into talking about some good old fashioned Threat Assessment!

Learning how to judge the other players at the table is a big part of playing cEDH, and it's not always easy! Join us as we cover strategies for assessing threat and how to act based on those assessments.

This episode, we also quickly cover some of our favorite cards from Throne of Eldraine, while also miserably failing to keep the episode as short as possible.

 

Links

Double Gitrog primers by ForgottenKane/Forge10: https://www.reddit.com/r/CompetitiveEDH/comments/dg5yjy/a_tale_of_two_frogs_twin_primers_for_each_gitrog/

Urza Primer by TooManyTapirs: https://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/urza-paradoxical-scepter-ups/

Chulane Primer by Spleenface: https://www.reddit.com/r/CompetitiveEDH/comments/d8runy/chasing_tales_cedh_chulane_primer/

Kefnet Polymorph by Sickrobot: https://scryfall.com/@Sickrobot/decks/1c9a2374-5337-4a85-9640-ae5e776fb6f1

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Into the North - Episode 13: What’s in a Wincon

Into the North - Episode 13: What’s in a Wincon

October 7, 2019

In this episode, the ITN crew goes over one of the most crucial parts of a deck: Wincons!

We go over how to evaluate wincons based on several factors, how to pick the right one for your deck, and some warning flags that maybe you should be dropping one.

We also cover some waves made by new cards in the past few months, and how they may or may not have long term meta impacts.

Links:

Golden Control, By Cinestra: https://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/golden-control-2/

Temur Extortionist, by ShaperSavant: https://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/temur-extortionist/

Cinnamon Toast Crunch, by Sickrobot: https://scryfall.com/@Sickrobot/decks/f7b293c6-c5b7-4e7f-a3fd-70ef182bae9b

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Into the North - Episode 12: What justifies a deck?

Into the North - Episode 12: What justifies a deck?

September 18, 2019

In this episode, we go over what a deck needs to have its place in the format justified, and when it may be time to move on.

We also go into some Metabuster and Parasitic decks, what the difference is, and when to play them.

We also take a look at some highlights for C19!

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