Archive for December, 2006

III: Spiral Time

Saturday, December 30th, 2006

III: Spiral Time
II: Standard’s Nasty Nine
I: Farewell, Kamigawa
With the hegemony of the Nasty Nine firmly entrenched in pre-rotation Standard Pauper, aspiring champions need new tricks in their bag. Luckily, the arrival of Time Spiral on MTGO is upon us. This article, the last in my three-part series, takes a look at some of the more promising commons from the new block. I’ll assess their standalone value and project their impact on the metagame. Read on, gentle Pauper.
EDIT: I got caught in a Time Spiral of my own, and this article was Suspended for something like 2 months. Luckily, it just now resolved, and the fruits of that resolution are upon you!


Polyjak’s 1st Annual Princes of Pauper Birthday Address

Saturday, December 9th, 2006

Happy [belated] Birthday, Princes!
Grozathia and I started this clan as a lark back on December 7, 2005. We had been joking about starting a clan of our own ever since I decided to bail on the increasingly juvenile Boros guild clan. But at the outset, we had no clear theme or direction.