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In this week's episode, Joey, Kranny, and Reuben are joined by Magic: The Gathering Pro Tour Hall-of-Famer Brian Kibler to discuss the Ascension: Immortal tournament happening at this weekend's SCG Invitational in Atlanta! Brian gives us his opinion on the current Standard environment and tells us which kinds of decks he'd consider playing at the Invitational.
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Reference Links
Fact Sheet for the SCG Invitational in Atlanta
Ascension - Official Site
SolForge - Official Site
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Intro Music by Pretty Little Kennedy Curse
Direct download: 121_In_Contention_121_-_Grilled_Kibler.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 11:30pm EDT

In this week's episode, Joey and Reuben talk Theros and M14 speculation and previews, the Dragon’s Maze prerelease, You Make the Card’s next step, and the various events from this past weekend. Which color are you hoping for and why? Leave your argument in the comments!

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Reference Links

Information for SCG Open Series: Orlando (#SCGORL)

http://www.starcitygames.com/events/130330_orlando_fact_sheet.html

Coverage of SCG Open Series: Kansas City

http://www.starcitygames.com/events/130324_kansascity.html

Coverage of Grand Prix Pittsburgh

http://www.wizards.com/magic/magazine/article.aspx?x=mtg/daily/eventcoverage/gppit13/welcome


Coverage of the MOCS Championship

http://www.wizards.com/magic/magazine/article.aspx?x=mtg/daily/eventcoverage/mocs12/welcome


You Make the Card 4

http://www.wizards.com/Magic/Magazine/Article.aspx?x=mtg/daily/feature/240


Theros block announcement

http://www.wizards.com/Magic/Magazine/Article.aspx?x=mtg/daily/arcana/1196


Duels/M14 previews

http://www.mythicspoiler.com/m14/b.html

Dragon’s Maze prerelease details

http://www.wizards.com/Magic/Magazine/Article.aspx?x=mtg/daily/arcana/1197


Christine Sprankle’s Tumblr post

http://cspranklerun.tumblr.com/post/46256580670/teysa-envoy-of-ghosts-cosplay-so-back-in#_=_

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Intro Music by Pretty Little Kennedy Curse

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Direct download: 120_In_Contention_120_-_The_Name_Of_Theros.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 11:30pm EDT

In this week's episode, Joey, Reuben, and Kranny discuss the results of the Opens in Washington DC, the Grand Prix in San Diego, Kickstarter, and You Make the Card #4.
 
Which card type did you choose and why? We want to hear your thoughts!
 
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Reference Links
 
Information for SCG Open Series: Kansas City (#SCGKC)
 
Coverage of SCG Open Series: Washington DC
 
Coverage of GP San Diego
 
You Make the Card 4 - Run Off
 
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Intro music by Pretty Little Kennedy Curse
Direct download: 119_In_Contention_119_-_Land_Of_Enchantment.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 11:30pm EDT

In this week's episode, Kranny and Reuben talk about results of the largest SCG Open ever,

#SCGINDY, and also the results of the pair of Standard Grand Prix in Verona and Rio de

Janeiro. They also discuss what they think the most important announcement concerning MTGO

will be.

Reference Links

Information for SCG Open Series: Washington, DC

Information for SCG Classic Series: Birmingham, AL

Coverage of SCG Open Series: Indianapolis

SCG Classic Series: Columbia Top 16

Coverage of GP Verona

Coverage of GP Rio

Magic Online Program Update: 2012 MOCS Champs, GP Trials, Promo Codes, and More by

Chris Kiritz

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Intro Music by Tha Gatherin'

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Direct download: 118_In_Contention_118_-_Colonel_Muster.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 11:30pm EDT

In this week's episode, the boys dive headlong into Standard, discussing the results of #SCGVEGAS and #SCGKY, the popularity of Esper Control and U/W/R Flash, and the recent controversy of PillarGate on MTGO.


Open Series Links

http://www.starcitygames.com/scgop

http://www.scglive.com

 

Reference Links

Coverage of SCG Las Vegas

http://www.starcitygames.com/events/130303_lasvegas.html

SCG Classic Louisville Top 16

http://sales.starcitygames.com/deckdatabase/deckshow.php?event_ID=36&start_date=2013-03-03&end_date=2013-03-03&state=KY&city=Louisville&order_1=finish&limit=8&action=Show+Decks

Coverage of GP Yokohama

http://www.wizards.com/magic/magazine/article.aspx?x=mtg/daily/eventcoverage/gpyok13/welcome

I Still Have a Deck to Build: Itaru Ishida

http://www.wizards.com/magic/magazine/article.aspx?x=mtg/daily/eventcoverage/gpyok13/welcome#0

Worth Wollpert’s Twitter discussing Pillar of Flame bug on MTGO

https://twitter.com/mtgworth/status/308060381128052738


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Intro music by Tha Gatherin'

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Direct download: 117_In_Contention_117_-_Pillars_of_the_Format.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 11:30pm EDT

This week, Reuben and Joey discuss the pair of Grand Prix from this past weekend, the ever-shifting Standard format, and the future of Grand Prix in response to the massive turn-out of #GPCharlotte

Open Series Links

http://www.starcitygames.com/scgop

http://www.scglive.com

Reference Links

Coverage of Grand Prix Charlotte

Coverage of Grand Prix Quebec City

Win a Trip to GP Miami 10k Top 16 Decklists

Joey's Photos from Grand Prix Charlotte

The Gathering: Reuniting Pioneering Artists of Magic Kickstarter

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Intro Music by Tha Gatherin'

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Direct download: 116_In_Contention_116_-_Big_Game.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 11:30pm EDT

In this week's episode,the group discusses theexciting results of Pro Tour Gatecrash! They review thetop decks and the impact of Gatecrash on Standard as well as the newly announced fourthPro Tour and From the Vault set.

Open Series Links
http://www.starcitygames.com/scgop
http://www.scglive.com

Reference Links
Information for Grand Prix Charlotte (#GPCharlotte)
Coverage of SCG Open Series: Cincinnati
Pro Tour Gatecrash Coverage
Pro Tour Gatecrash - Top Standard Decks
From the Vault: Twenty Announcement
Fourth Pro Tour Announcement

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Intro Music by Tha Gatherin'
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Direct download: 115_In_Contention_115_-_Martell_Aristocrats.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 4:03pm EDT

Joey and Reuben are joined by the Enthusiasm Enthusiast himself, Evan Erwin, to discuss the results of SCG Open Series: Edison and look ahead to Pro Tour Gatecrash and all the action happening at Grand Prix Charlotte!

Open Series Links
http://www.starcitygames.com/scgop
http://www.scglive.com

Reference Links
Information for SCG Open Series: Cincinnati (#SCGCIN)
Information for SCG Classic Series: Daytona Beach (#SCGDB)
Coverage of SCG Open Series: Edison (#SCGNJ)
Unexpected Results at SCG Classic Series: Memphis (#SCGMEM)
Grand Prix Charlotte Event Info
The Gathering 20th Anniversary Art Book

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Intro Music by Tha Gatherin'
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Direct download: 114_In_Contention_114_-_Orange_Rush.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 3:48pm EDT