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The Magic: The Gathering website hosted by Wizards of the Coast is known in the Magic community as the Mother Ship. And it probably goes without saying that it’s the single best source for Magic related information available.

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Last episode I introduced EDH, otherwise known as Commander. If you missed it then you may want to go back and listen to episode 63. Today I continue with a few more details about what makes EDH different from other variants of Magic. Thanks for listening. Send feedback to The Magic Minute by emailing themagicminute@gmail.com.

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Perhaps the most popular casual variant of Magic is EDH which stands for Elder Dragon Highlander. Thanks for listening. Send feedback to The Magic Minute by emailing themagicminute@gmail.com.

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Mark Rosewater is one of the most iconic individuals associated with Magic: The Gathering. Next to the game’s creator, Richard Garfield, perhaps no individual has had more influence on the design and direction of Magic. Thanks for listening. Send feedback to The Magic Minute by emailing themagicminute@gmail.com.

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Decks often have confusing names, or at least they are confusing until you understand the reason behind the name. This is the case with names such as Esper control or Jund midrange. Thanks for listening. Send feedback to The Magic Minute by emailing themagicminute@gmail.com.

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Today we end our introduction of the evergreen keywords with the final three: Enchant, Equip and Fight. Thanks for listening. Send feedback to The Magic Minute by emailing themagicminute@gmail.com.

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We are almost done with evergreen keywords. Today we will cover Flash, Hexproof, Protection and Regeneration. Thanks for listening. Send feedback to The Magic Minute by emailing themagicminute@gmail.com.

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Continuing with our discussion of the evergreen keywords, this episode covers Haste, Lifelink, Vigilance Defender and Indestructible. Thanks for listening. Send feedback to The Magic Minute by emailing themagicminute@gmail.com.

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Let’s continue with brief explanations of the evergreen keywords. In this episode I will talk about First Strike, Double Strike, Trample and Deathtouch. Thanks for listening. Send feedback to The Magic Minute by emailing themagicminute@gmail.com.

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The first set of keywords I will discuss are those that relate to evasion, which is a creatures ability to avoid being blocked when attacking. Thanks for listening. Send feedback to The Magic Minute by emailing themagicminute@gmail.com.

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Back in episode 28 I introduced abilities. Remember that abilities give the card to which they are attached certain powers that effect game play. Thanks for listening. Send feedback to The Magic Minute by emailing themagicminute@gmail.com.

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Net decking is the term used to describe the act of building one’s deck by copying verbatim winning deck-lists found online. Rogue deck building is the polar opposite. Thanks for listening. Send feedback to The Magic Minute by emailing themagicminute@gmail.com.

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The term metagame comes up frequently when talking about competitive Magic. Simply put, the metagame is the sum total of the cards and strategies being played at any one time. Thanks for listening. Send feedback to The Magic Minute by emailing themagicminute@gmail.com.

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Not everyone that plays Magic builds their own deck. Some decks come pre-constructed. Thanks for listening. Send feedback to The Magic Minute by emailing themagicminute@gmail.com.

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