Journey into Nyx: First Impressions, Part Two

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It’s that magical time of year again, spoiler season for the newest set! Magic’s latest set is Journey into Nyx, the third set of Theros block. The set will complete the cycle of ten dual-colored “God” cards that debuted in Born of the Gods, as well as the cycle of ten “scry dual lands” that premiered in the first set of Theros. Theros block has been very good to my EDH decks thus far; will Journey into Nyx continue this trend? It’s time to find out!
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Journey into Nyx: First Impressions, Part One

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It’s that magical time of year again, spoiler season for the newest set! Magic’s latest set is Journey into Nyx, the third set of Theros block. The set will complete the cycle of ten dual-colored “God” cards that debuted in Born of the Gods, as well as the cycle of ten “scry dual lands” that premiered in the first set of Theros. Theros block has been very good to my EDH decks thus far; will Journey into Nyx continue this trend? It’s time to find out!
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The BOO Draft II: Darby’s Set — FF1, Part Three

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Back in May, I posted about a Challenge format that I was preparing to run, based off of an old Noah Weil article on starcitygames.com about a “BOO Draft.” A BOO Draft, otherwise known as a “Build Our Own” Draft, is a format where you get 8 creative people together and have them create 45 Magic cards (or three packs’ worth) each, and then do a booster draft with the results. We had set up the first BOO Draft in May, ran the draft over the summer, and found the format to be immensely fun.

 

And now, it is time to do it all again. It is time for… The BOO Draft II: The Obligatory Sequel!
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The BOO Draft II: Darby’s Set — FF1, Part Two

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Back in May, I posted about a Challenge format that I was preparing to run, based off of an old Noah Weil article on starcitygames.com about a “BOO Draft.” A BOO Draft, otherwise known as a “Build Our Own” Draft, is a format where you get 8 creative people together and have them create 45 Magic cards (or three packs’ worth) each, and then do a booster draft with the results. We had set up the first BOO Draft in May, ran the draft over the summer, and found the format to be immensely fun.

 

And now, it is time to do it all again. It is time for… The BOO Draft II: The Obligatory Sequel!
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The BOO Draft II: Darby’s Set — Final Fantasy, Part One

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Back in May, I posted about a Challenge format that I was preparing to run, based off of an old Noah Weil article on starcitygames.com about a “BOO Draft.” A BOO Draft, otherwise known as a “Build Our Own” Draft, is a format where you get 8 creative people together and have them create 45 Magic cards (or three packs’ worth) each, and then do a booster draft with the results. We had set up the first BOO Draft in May, ran the draft over the summer, and found the format to be immensely fun.

 

And now, it is time to do it all again. It is time for… The BOO Draft II: The Obligatory Sequel!
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