40 episodes

Here at My Mythical Meta, we talk about gaming with friends and strangers, resolving conflicts, and keeping game nights fun, interesting, and RECURRING. Our game of choice is Magic: the Gathering, but our hope is that what we share is relevant for board game players, rpg groups, and maybe even your poker night.

Travis, Derek, Randy, and Benjamin have been playing Magic together since 2014, and every game day is fresh and exciting. With the power of FRIENDSHIP, the game will go on.

My Mythical Meta El Dorado Gaming

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Here at My Mythical Meta, we talk about gaming with friends and strangers, resolving conflicts, and keeping game nights fun, interesting, and RECURRING. Our game of choice is Magic: the Gathering, but our hope is that what we share is relevant for board game players, rpg groups, and maybe even your poker night.

Travis, Derek, Randy, and Benjamin have been playing Magic together since 2014, and every game day is fresh and exciting. With the power of FRIENDSHIP, the game will go on.

    My Mythical Meta ep. 36 Comicpalooza 2024 Houston HYPE

    My Mythical Meta ep. 36 Comicpalooza 2024 Houston HYPE

    The Metapods harden in preparation for Comicpalooza 2024 in Houston May 24 - 26. They talk about exciting events and the celebrities you can see at this Houston pop culture convention.

    https://www.comicpalooza.com/guests/
    https://www.comicpalooza.com/activities/schedule/

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    Chapters
    0:00 Pre-Show Banter
    5:45 Announcements
    11:14 More Pre-Show Banter
    19:51 Intro to Comicpalooza!
    23:20 Friday May 24
    29:02 Saturday May 25
    37:25 Sunday May 26
    46:11 Celebrities!
    54:26 Summary

    • 58 min
    My Mythical Meta ep. 35 - Magic Decks That Win

    My Mythical Meta ep. 35 - Magic Decks That Win

    Benjamin and Derek dive deep into what makes their Magic: the Gathering decks a notch above the others in the Mythical Meta. This supplement to episode 34's deck building template when have you reconsidering your levels of ramp and card draw. Prepare yourself for a level-up lesson in deck building!

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    Chapters

    0:00 Pre-Show banter

    7:38 Intro to Building Decks That Win

    11:19 Derek's Process
    21:31 Benjamin's Process

    34:44 Phyrexian Arena vs. Sign in Blood

    36:56 Green Card Draw

    38:34 Budget and Suboptimal Cards

    44:46 Lessons on Ramp

    51:03 Lessons on Card Draw

    54:07 Your Themes

    58:29 Categories and Manacurve

    1:02:48 Tutors and Fast Mana

    1:07:55 Summary

    • 1 hr 11 min
    My Mythical Meta ep. 34 - Commander Deck Template for Beginners

    My Mythical Meta ep. 34 - Commander Deck Template for Beginners

    The gang breaks down how to build a Commander deck for Magic: The Gathering. Beginners to Magic will be introduced to tons of beginner cards and strategy tips for deckbuilding. They discuss different categories of cards and provide a template to create a well-functioning and fun deck that is ready to compete!

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    Chapters:
    0:00 Pre-show banter
    09:44 Ascension Classic update
    15:51 Intro to Commander Deck Template
    19:38 Choosing Your Commander
    28:56 Ramp
    47:30 Card Draw
    1:07:02 Removal and Interaction
    1:19:03 Your Theme
    1:22:08 Lands
    1:24:22 Summary

    • 1 hr 28 min
    My Mythical Meta ep. 33 - Online Gaming

    My Mythical Meta ep. 33 - Online Gaming

    Travis, Derek, and Randy talk about their experiences playing multiplayer games online. They discuss toxic communities, healthy interactions, and how you can be a great online teammate.



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    • 1 hr 15 min
    El Dorado Gaming - Deck Series: Jon Irenicus, Shattered One

    El Dorado Gaming - Deck Series: Jon Irenicus, Shattered One

    Benjamin and Travis go over Ben's Jon Irenicus, Shattered One commander deck for Magic: The Gathering. This deck started as a Secret Santa gift from Travis to Ben, and it's been upgraded with a new philosophy and some expensive cards.

    Check out the decklist here: https://archidekt.com/decks/7316674/jon_irenicus_as_built

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    • 49 min
    My Mythical Meta ep. 32 - War Report!

    My Mythical Meta ep. 32 - War Report!

    The gang convenes to address four reports from the warfront! They discuss creating homebrew worlds, scheduling conflicts, role-playing character weaknesses, and avoiding making decisions.



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    • 59 min

Customer Reviews

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6 Ratings

6 Ratings

Impostor Professor Oak ,

The Metapods Rock!

I love listening to these guys! Four guys talking about gaming, but actually talking about the interpersonal dynamics of being good friends. It’s refreshing to listen to. Keep it up!

isktbh ,

Nerds will love this podcast!

If you’re a nerd, then you’ll love this podcast! I met the creators, and they’re super nice. 10/10

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