MTGCast #176 – Cthulhu Larva!
“You read it somewhere else, but you heard it here first!”
This Week in Magic
Check out the official WoTC PT Austin video creation contest to win a Flip Mino. A method has been discussed to tell if Zendikar booster packs come from the first print run or not over in a MTGS thread. Discussion abounds regarding EDH being listed as an official side-event format for Worlds 2009 in Rome. Check out the Japanese DCI promo Shepherd of the the Lost. Mark Rosewater has a great article on the design of Zendikar and some more info about “Convertible Turtle”! “Dark Ascension” is a new trademark / patent filed on September 29th, not much more is known at this time. New Jace planeswalker card to be in Worldwake. SCG Philadelphia $10K was this past weekend with Standard and Legacy tournaments with a top 8 Legacy place by a deck with Dark Depths and Vampire Hexmage along with Jund Aggro, also check out the top 16 decklists for the Standard portion. Bennie Smith has a great article on Zendikar in EDH to check out.
Link to post on how to get MWS running on Mac OS X. Link to Erik W’s art portfolio. Jones Planeswalker soda order page to check out the multi-colored goodness. And a link to the “Cthulhu Larva” article.
We are looking forward to the upcoming MTGCast iPhone application to allow for easy listening on the go. Check out the new “Limited Resources” podcast on the network, a fantastic show focusing on limited formats and the latest episode is all about drafting Zendikar. We are also excited to syndicate the “Three Donkeys” podcast from game designers Tyler Bielman, Skaff Elias and Richard Garfield!
Tom & Gavin & Jack & Eric & Conley & Steve – Your Monday Night Magic news team!