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The Brainstorm is a Magic: the Gathering podcast focusing on the Legacy format. Our aim is to discuss Legacy deckbuilding, card choice, and metagames in depth and get to the heart of what makes the format tick. Join us as we take on the most diverse and fun format that Magic has to offer.

The Brainstorm Show The Brainstorm Show

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    • 4.6, 9 Ratings

The Brainstorm is a Magic: the Gathering podcast focusing on the Legacy format. Our aim is to discuss Legacy deckbuilding, card choice, and metagames in depth and get to the heart of what makes the format tick. Join us as we take on the most diverse and fun format that Magic has to offer.

    Episode 040 — The Winners and Losers in the New World

    Episode 040 — The Winners and Losers in the New World

    Hello, and welcome back to another episode of The Brainstorm Show! In this episode we chop through all of the hot takes about the post-Deathrite format, and distill down a list of the big winners, the bad losers, and everything in between. PLUS, we unveil two patented Brainstorm Show lists: Grixis Faeries and Grixis Control. … Continue reading Episode 040 — The Winners and Losers in the New World

    • 2 hr 6 min
    Episode 039 — Dice, decks, and disappointing Dad

    Episode 039 — Dice, decks, and disappointing Dad

    Fresh off GP Toronto, Wilson shares his thoughts on the meta, team tournaments, and bad cards (read: Bomat Courier). We talk dice rolls, some hot new decks (find lists below), and somehow end on a note of disappointing the people we care most about. The cat’s in the cradle, y’all. Steel Stompy Courtesy of Jarvis … Continue reading Episode 039 — Dice, decks, and disappointing Dad

    • 1 hr 8 min
    Brief Brainstorm 012 — Life & Legacy Updates with Wilson

    Brief Brainstorm 012 — Life & Legacy Updates with Wilson

    Hi listeners! We are sorry for the lack of content over the last 2 months. Here is Wilson for a solid 12 minutes to tide you over. Check out Wilson’s startup, Cardboard Live at https://www.facebook.com/cardboardlive/. Love, The BSS

    • 12 min
    Special Hosted Episode — Crossing the Streams (From “Leaving a Legacy”)

    Special Hosted Episode — Crossing the Streams (From “Leaving a Legacy”)

    We are sharing a “Leaving a Legacy” episode because Wilson Hunter sat down with Jerry Mee (“Leaving a Legacy”) and James Hsu (“Humans of Magic”) to talk about their experiences at GP Seattle! Disclaimer: All credit for sound editing and production goes to the hardworking folks over at “Leaving a Legacy” podcast (Jerry Mee and … Continue reading Special Hosted Episode — Crossing the Streams (From “Leaving a Legacy”)

    • 1 hr 29 min
    Episode 038 — The Rising Tide

    Episode 038 — The Rising Tide

    Welcome back to The Brainstorm Show! We appreciate your patience for this episode. In this edition of The BSS, we talk about our wonderful sponsors, upcoming events on the horizon, some newish key cards in Legacy, updates to the Grixis Control list, and a better Predict deck than Miracles: High Tide. We hope you enjoy. … Continue reading Episode 038 — The Rising Tide

    • 1 hr 21 min
    Episode 037 — Listener’s Delight

    Episode 037 — Listener’s Delight

    Welcome back to The Brainstorm Show! In this episode, we field a wide array of listener questions. We reference our colleagues over at Leaving a Legacy podcast. Check them out at https://www.hipstersofthecoast.com/leaving-a-legacy/ We also make a couple updates to a sweet, non-Miracles, non-Baleful Strix control list we have been pushing for some months now. Find … Continue reading Episode 037 — Listener’s Delight

    • 1 hr 35 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
9 Ratings

9 Ratings

Cha O'Connor ,

Fantastic legacy podcast

I've listened to a lot of MtG podcasts. As far as legacy goes, this is the best to date. At times they may wander a bit off topic with inside type jokes, but overall the deep analysis they do of decks and philosophy make it a great show.

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