Golgari Takes Down Dragon's Maze Game Day

Mark beat Hugh in the final’s of today’s 30 person Game Day at Twenty Sided. Mark’s innovative Golgari brew went undefeated in the Swiss and then took down Naya, Grixis and Jund in the Top 8.

Here are the decklists!

1st Place – Dragon’s Maze Game Day – Golgari Beatdown

4 Experiment One
3 Rakdos Cackler
3 Gravecrawler
4 Thrill-kill Assassin
4 Lotleth Troll
4 Gyre Sage
4 Dreg Mangler
4 Renegade Crasis
2 Varolz, the Scar-Striped
4 Corpsejack Menace
1 Abrupt Decay
1 Putrefy
1 Tragic Slip
7 Swamp
6 Forest
4 Overgrown Tomb
4 Woodland Cemetary

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Posted: May 25th, 2013 | Tagged: Magic: the Gathering

Mattcaster Mage: The Game of Love (or Black/Red Zombies at FNM)

My buddy Mark came to hangout at the studio with Kadar and me prior to FNM. “Bring snacks,” I texted him. He arrived with a two liter of Diet Coke. “Is soda a snack?” I ask. “There’re chips in there, idiot!” he exclaims. Alas, there were no chips. Mark had left the full bag at Late Night Deli. Note: Late Night Deli closes at midnight every night.

On the walk to Twenty Sided we pick up Mark’s chips. “Here, give these to your excellent nerd friends at FNM.” What a nice guy! Upon arrival we shared the chips. Seth especially enjoyed the Cool Ranch Dipped Hot Wings Doritos (or whatever they’re called).

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Posted: May 24th, 2013 | Tagged: Column - Mattcaster Mage

D&D Encounters : Storm Over Neverwinter, Session 5 RECAP

Beyond the Screen : Episode #5 – Storm Over Neverwinter, Session 5 Recap from Twenty Sided Store on Vimeo.

Session 6 Recap

You don’t remember what it’s like to have dry clothing. It’s been raining so hard and so consistently, this terrible storm over Neverwinter, that all you can do is squint your eyes and shiver in your soaked socks. But you seem to have made some headway after you routed the cult of Asmodeus during the “night of madness.”

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Posted: May 21st, 2013 | Tagged: Dungeons and Dragons

"Game Tiles" Miniature Painting Tutorial by Dwarven Forge

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Posted: May 19th, 2013 | Tagged: ALT.RPG

Mattcaster Mage: Tuesday Night Tribal Zoo

Twenty Sided Store announced a couple weeks ago that they’re handing out vouchers for a free pack of Modern Masters for all participants in their Tuesday Night Modern tournaments. I had tickets to a Yankees game and a Mets game consecutive Tuesdays after the announcement. I made it this past Tuesday with an updated Five Color Tribal Zoo deck featuring … BLUE CARDS!!

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Posted: May 17th, 2013 | Tagged: Column - Mattcaster Mage