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Aaron Tarbell

Nuthin But a T Thang ~ Trevenant

Hello 60 Cards readers! Tarbell here today discussing my experience with Trevenant in Portland, deriving what we can from the experience to improve our performances in the future, and taking a look at what decks might Shrine in Anaheim. West Coast all the way

11/29/2018 by Aaron Tarbell

Standard Format vs Expanded Format

Hello readers! I have some news for you. Standard is easier than expanded to learn, but expanded is a format that is harder to break and easier to perform well in once you study it. Expanded has a much larger card pool than standard. When a new set is released, the cards have more to be compared to in expanded than standard when it comes to figuring out strong combos, but the new cards inherently have less value when there are more options. This means that while expanded has a huge card pool, most of the strong combos tend to stay strong because they have already been tested against so many other combinations of cards. New combos have to either perform much stronger than predecessors that attempt to win in similar ways, or the new combinations have to find new and more effective ways to win.


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Daniel Altavilla

That Blown...Expanded Blacephalon Shenanigans

12/07/2018 by Daniel Altavilla // Danny extensively covers his Blacephalon-GX/Naganadel list for the Expanded format. (+27)

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Isaiah  Bradner

Buzzwole Makes Another Impact

12/10/2018 by Isaiah Bradner // Isaiah recaps his last two major tournament finishes, a Top four Brazil and Top Eight Virginia Report with a Standard... (+27)

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Zach Lesage

Peak into the Darkness - A New Deck for Anaheim

11/30/2018 by Zach Lesage // Does Darkrai-EX have what it takes to jump back into the metagame? Maybe our friend Naganadel can help it out? (+23)

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