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Aug 28, 2020

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Filmdate - 8/24/20

Aug 28, 2020

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Filmdate - 8/24/20

Aug 27, 2020

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Airdate - 8/26/2020

First Pick

 

Commander Legends Roundup

Enemy Company Lands, The Only Lands in Commander Legends:

https://twitter.com/hipstersmtg/status/1297233544444628993?s=21

A Sneak Peek:

https://magic.wizards.com/en/articles/archive/feature/sneak-peek-commander-legends-2020-08-22

Amazon’s Product Listings:

https://cdn.discordapp.com/attachments/378836870337134593/746799579801845930/Screenshot_20200822-113400.png

Etched Foil:

https://twitter.com/channelfireball/status/1297229299515379713?s=21

Pete Venters Asked to Do Baron Sengir Art:

https://twitter.com/peteventers/status/1297254158009950208?s=21

Gavin Still Mum on Fetchlands:

https://twitter.com/GavinVerhey/status/1297259613197176832

Draftable on MTGO:

https://twitter.com/MagicOnline/status/1297268862581268480

Gavin on The Prismatic Piper:

https://twitter.com/GavinVerhey/status/1297273064934137856

Not a Fixed Print Run:

https://twitter.com/gavinverhey/status/1297275288607318017?s=21

 

Gather the Townsfolk

 

Commander Collection: Green:

https://magic.wizards.com/en/articles/archive/news/commander-collection-green-packaging-and-contents-2020-08-22

 

Zendikar Rising Roundup

Collector Boosters Triple-Printed?:
https://old.reddit.com/r/mtgfinance/comments/idbec4/mvp_reporting_znr_collectors_boosters_appear_to/

Preview Event:

https://twitter.com/wizards_magic/status/1297941331675951104

WotC Sending Gear:

https://www.reddit.com/r/magicTCG/comments/igqcao/znr_wizards_sent_over_some_gear_for_the_next/

 

Historic B&R Update:

https://twitter.com/wizards_magic/status/1296831931154399237?s=20

https://magic.wizards.com/en/articles/archive/news/august-24-2020-banned-and-restricted-announcement?ykrukils

 

Secret Lair: Every Dog Has Its Day:

https://secretlair.wizards.com/us/everydoghasitsday

https://twitter.com/MTGSecretLair/status/1296565649431384064

 

Supreme Draft:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sI81wRJJfhE&feature=youtu.be

https://magic.wizards.com/en/articles/archive/magic-online/introducing-supreme-draft-2020-08-24

 

Jeff Miracola Auctioning Knight of Valor:

https://twitter.com/JeffMiracola/status/1297913256112279554?s=20

Baron Sengir Art Sells for $32.5K:

https://twitter.com/HipstersMTG/status/1298606405432365057

 

NRG Series Online:

http://articles.nerdragegaming.com/announcing-the-nrg-series-online/

 

WotC Looking for a New Director of Creative Production:

https://twitter.com/gavinverhey/status/1298698399135408129?s=21

 

WotC’s Newest Survey:

https://twitter.com/wizards_magic/status/1298653938732892163

 

Desperate Ravings

 

MTGO Team Acting Against Trade-Spammers:

https://twitter.com/MagicOnline/status/1297985055076229120?s=20

 

Dana Fischer Wants to Play in Tournaments Again:

https://twitter.com/DanaFischerMTG/status/1296213761544450048

 

Red Zone

 

Going Infinite



Splash Damage

Burger King’s Twitch-Bombing Campaign:
https://twitter.com/Ogilvy/status/1295707612315553799?s=19

https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2020/08/burger-king-brags-about-exploiting-twitch-to-advertise-to-kids-for-cheap/

Aug 21, 2020

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Filmdate - 8/17/20

Aug 20, 2020

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Airdate - 8/19/2020

First Pick

 

Secret Lair Roundup

Summer Superdrop Being Prepared for Shipment:

https://twitter.com/MTGSecretLair/status/1295063351404314624

Prime Slime:

https://secretlair.wizards.com/eu/product/611545/prime-slime

https://cdn.discordapp.com/attachments/410942703623208960/744964376380833792/image_from_ios.png

https://twitter.com/MTGSecretLair/status/1295430658496503808

https://www.theverge.com/2020/8/18/21373538/magic-prime-slime-secret-lair-amazing-punk-art

 

Gather the Townsfolk

 

State of Design 2020:

https://magic.wizards.com/en/articles/archive/making-magic/state-design-2020-08-17?

 

SpellTable Joins WotC:

https://blog.spelltable.com/updates/2020/08/17/joining-wizards.html

SpellTable Allows You to Specify Pronouns:

https://twitter.com/sheepycutie/status/1295433635638784000?s=20

 

Tap That MTG Uses Cards for Flooring:

https://twitter.com/TapThatMTG/status/1295477819401674753?s=20

 

Gold Leaf Border Cards:

https://twitter.com/VorthosMike/status/1295786415150772226?s=20

 

Desperate Ravings

 

Abe Corrigan DQd:

https://cdn.discordapp.com/attachments/410942703623208960/744733078928359474/unknown.png

https://clips.twitch.tv/FurtiveSpoopyChimpanzeePMSTwin

https://clips.twitch.tv/KathishMoistFennelVoteNay

 

NB Deletes Apology Letter:

https://twitter.com/eldritch48/status/1294356372302082048?s=21 

 

Mac Client Got an Update:

https://old.reddit.com/r/MagicArena/comments/ia2vwf/mac_client_seems_to_perform_way_better_after/

 

Red Zone

 

Going Infinite

 

What Would Your Jumpstart Pack Be?:

https://discordapp.com/channels/409511337669165077/410942703623208960/745003687851720704

 

Another Remastered Set?:

https://old.reddit.com/r/magicTCG/comments/i8sk1s/another_remastered_set_coming_our_way_public/

 

Splash Damage

 

Unpainted D&D/Magic Minis:

https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/46355/more-unpainted-magic-gathering-minis

 

Epic Sues Apple and Google:

https://www.pcgamer.com/epic-games-sues-apple-over-app-store-exclusivity/

https://mobile.twitter.com/verge/status/1294074685018308610

https://twitter.com/pkafka/status/1293996587535007745

https://mobile.twitter.com/EpicNewsroom/status/1295430127455596544

Aug 14, 2020

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Filmdate - 8/10/20

Aug 13, 2020

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Airdate - 8/12/2020

First Pick

 

Double Masters Roundup

VIP Edition God Pack:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C8ZwwYkg8PQ

People Asking for Accommodations for VIP Debacles:

https://old.reddit.com/r/mtgfinance/comments/i5j5o1/wizards_accomodation_for_vip_packs/

Smushed Toppers:

https://twitter.com/kawaiitriot/status/1291877326603669504?s=21

No Security on VIP Boosters:

https://twitter.com/CubeApril/status/1292597846605168645?s=19

 

PACK OPENING TIME

 

Gather the Townsfolk

 

Amonkhet Remastered Roundup

Full List Leaked Early:

https://www.reddit.com/r/MagicArena/comments/i599zp/amonkhet_remastered_full_card_list/

New Art:

https://twitter.com/destructoid/status/1292839143785996293?s=21

https://www.forbes.com/sites/laurenorsini/2020/08/12/these-amonkhet-remastered-cards-are-coming-to-magic-the-gathering-arena-this-week/#5cdc52da5c64

https://twitter.com/TitusLunter/status/1292852875094261763

Art Replaced:

https://twitter.com/twotwobearz/status/1293665927217774592

 

Standard Metagame For Red Bull Untapped:

https://i.redd.it/6o8yzvknxuf51.png

Day 2:

https://preview.redd.it/8lavkjx0d2g51.jpg?width=1280&format=pjpg&auto=webp&s=c3777cddc7e03f0cc474bfa4ca9a682f590dc20c

Simic Still on Top:

https://twitter.com/Darkest_MAJ/status/1292855475755720705

 

Legacy MTGO Open:

https://twitter.com/NRGSeries/status/1293383561039486977?s=19

 

Commander Panel:

https://twitter.com/GavinVerhey/status/1293677681255489541

 

Elaine Chase’s Initiative:

https://twitter.com/ElaineChase/status/1293609353153351680

 

Desperate Ravings

 

Tempo Storm Dropping MTG Players:

https://twitter.com/AliEldrazi/status/1293271239264477186?s=19

 

“And This is Where I’d Put My Pro Point… IF I HAD ONE!”:

https://twitter.com/Odin_FK/status/1291449103407357952

https://www.gatheringstats.com/

 

WotC Says ACD Distribution “No Longer an Option”:

https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/46274/wizards-coast-says-acd-distribution-no-longer-option

 

Gaea’s Cradle Price Spike:

https://twitter.com/pleasantkenobi/status/1293164457343029255?s=21

https://twitter.com/LWIDELTOUW/status/1293172029466849281

One Listing Caused the Spike:

https://twitter.com/ursabearwalker/status/1293232897680236549?s=21

 

Blizzard Adds Reckful as an NPC to WoW:

https://twitter.com/Wowhead/status/1291266832758784000?s=19

 

Ascension’s 10th Anniversary:

https://twitter.com/justin_gary/status/1291131016002715648?s=21

 

The Midnight Grants Streaming Amnesty:

https://twitter.com/TheMidnightLA/status/1293635302435807234?s=19

Aug 7, 2020

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Filmdate - 8/3/20

Aug 6, 2020

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Airdate - 8/5/2020

First Pick

 

Bans, Bans, BANS!:
https://magic.wizards.com/en/articles/archive/news/august-8-2020-banned-and-restricted-announcement

Standard is Now as Banned as Urza’s Block Standard:

https://twitter.com/Top8Games/status/1290310086817132544

Temur Clover, Best Deck?:
https://twitter.com/AutumnLilyMTG/status/1290300898002890758

Surprise Announcement is Surprising:
https://twitter.com/argzax/status/1290332829423767554

https://twitter.com/finalnub/status/1290321422728851456

https://twitter.com/Anaphylactic101/status/1270405155691921413

https://twitter.com/mythicmeebo/status/1290296623369576454?s=21

 

A History of Standard Bannings in One Image:

https://twitter.com/kesswylie/status/1290855442537517058?s=21

 

Gather the Townsfolk

 

PT Finals

Abysmal ratings

https://escharts.com/tournaments/magic/players-tour-finals

Kristof Prinz Wins PT Finals:

https://twitter.com/MagicEsports/status/1289708268957270016?s=20

Allen Wu’s Roommate (When ya gotta go…):

https://twitter.com/bmkibler/status/1289666893993795585?s=20

https://twitter.com/nalkpas/status/1289685605123670019

 

Arena State of the Game:

https://magic.wizards.com/en/articles/archive/magic-digital/mtg-arena-state-game-august-2020-04

Amonkhet Remastered:

https://twitter.com/mtg_arena/status/1290696769723142145?s=21

Previews:

https://magic.wizards.com/en/articles/archive/feature/where-find-amonkhet-remastered-previews-2020-08-04

https://cdn.discordapp.com/attachments/410942703623208960/740258272375865444/Screenshot_2020-08-04_at_18.20.48.png

 

Bloody’s Arena Open Experience:

https://twitter.com/bloody/status/1290095249075798016?s=21

 

The Mountain Goats Song on Hitting Mythic:

https://twitter.com/mountain_goats/status/1288942192392888324?s=21

 

Crokeyz Raises $12.5K for Make-A-Wish:

https://twitter.com/crokeyz/status/1289279615668596736?s=19

 

Basic Lands, Then and Now:
https://twitter.com/MTGHistory/status/1290956199064674304?s=20

 

Desperate Ravings

 

The Gathering Has Lost Some of its Magic:

https://www.npr.org/2020/07/30/896439944/in-the-pandemic-era-this-gathering-has-lost-some-of-its-magic

 

2XM VIP Edition Last-Minute Clarifications:

https://twitter.com/wizards_magic/status/1291143024257331200

https://twitter.com/chazvmtg/status/1291151005506252800?s=21

 

ÍTACA Does Social Distancing:

https://twitter.com/_mRichi_/status/1290571276743057413?s=19

 

Regional Delays for Double Masters Promos:

https://magic.wizards.com/en/articles/archive/news/regional-delays-double-masters-promos-2020-08-05

 

Blizzard Staff Compares Salaries:

https://twitter.com/jasonschreier/status/1290438607594041346?s=21

https://twitter.com/jasonschreier/status/1291112294026555392?s=19

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