Archive for July, 2007

Time Spiral Block – Deckbuilding Strategy Guide

Friday, July 6th, 2007

With UPDC 1.05 providing PDC players (in just a few days) the first opportunity to compete in a full-length tournament in the Time Spiral Block format, I thought it would be worthwhile to produce something of a ‘strategy guide’ for the format. In this article, you’ll find some questions I highly encourage you to ask yourself of your deck before you show up to UPDC 1.05 and get overrun by three lifegaining Sliver decks. Read on, gentle Pauper!

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Poor Man’s Treasure – 187 Creatures

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2007

Today was going to be another article, but the intense debate in my first article as well as some things said that were not true moved me to write a different article instead. Last week I showed you how to kill creatures in a format killed with commons, as well as which creatures were most adept at avoiding death. This week, I’m going to focus on a group of creatures that don’t mind dying. So grab your .38 and head on inside, ’cause there’s a call going out on the scanners…

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