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Friday (Oct. 24, 2014)    [ update by Spiderman ]
[ October 24, 2014; 4:27 PM ]
Although I've had this article for a couple weeks now, I kept forgetting to put it up But here it is at last:

The Comboist Manifesto Volume I, Article 27: Ascend by Stephen Bahl
"Here was the set's most obvious combo engine, and in a Comboist set review, my statement was basically, “I don't know.”"


Thursday (Oct. 9, 2014)    [ update by Spiderman ]
[ October 9, 2014; 3:53 PM ]
Oversoul submitted this last week but I wasn't able to put it up until today. And there's still one in the pipeline!

The Comboist Manifesto Volume I, Article 26: A Comboist Review of Khans of Tarkir by Stephen Bahl
"Yes, I know, Magic players are big crybabies."


Thursday (Sept. 18, 2014)    [ update by Spiderman ]
[ September 18, 2014; 2:26 PM ]
Oversoul returns with a look at the fetchlands being re-released in Khans of Tarkir:

The Comboist Manifesto Volume I, Article 25: Onslaught Fetchlands by Stephen Bahl
"I've even seen some cases in which apparent veterans of the game dismiss fetchlands as overhyped cards, not actually worth playing."


Friday (Aug. 15, 2014)    [ update by Spiderman ]
[ August 15, 2014; 7:17 PM ]
Oversoul explains Dredge:

The Comboist Manifesto Volume I, Article 24: Dredge Overview by Stephen Bahl
"You want your creatures to die. You want your opponents' creatures to live."


Thursday (July 31, 2014)    [ update by Spiderman ]
[ July 31, 2014; 8:11 PM ]
Oversoul takes a break from reviewing sets and looks at Storm and Dredge:

The Comboist Manifesto Volume I, Article 23: The Storm Count Part 2, Dredging Up a New Article by Stephen Bahl
"How did Wizards of the Coast get the notion that a cheap sorcery with built in self recursion, land recursion, and graveyard-filling would be balanced?"


Monday (July 28, 2014)    [ update by Spiderman ]
[ July 28, 2014; 7:27 PM ]
Oversoul reviews the M15 set, in its entirety!

The Comboist Manifesto Volume I, Article 22: A Comboist Review of Magic 2015 by Stephen Bahl
"I even bought a booster box, something that I usually leave to the rest of you suckers."


Thursday (July 17, 2014)    [ update by Spiderman ]
[ July 17, 2014; 7:26 PM ]
Oversoul goes to an M15 pre-release!

The Comboist Manifesto Volume I, Article 21: Special M15 Prerelease Edition (Now With 100% More Phytotitan) by Stephen Bahl
"Green/red strikes me as a color combination that is usually straightforward to a fault, with a mindless sort of “play creatures and turn them sideways” sort of playstyle."


Thursday (Jul. 10, 2014)    [ update by Spiderman ]
[ July 10, 2014; 3:31 PM ]
Oversoul takes a break from the Alpha/Beta set and looks at Journey Into Nyx:

The Comboist Manifesto Volume I, Article 20: A Comboist Set Review of Journey Into Nyx by Stephen Bahl
"Nyx-Fleece Ram: Due to a CPA NCC and another article on this site, I am unable to review this card."


Thursday (Jun. 26, 2014)    [ update by Spiderman ]
[ June 26, 2014; 5:40 PM ]
After a 6 week hiatus, Oversoul returns!

The Comboist Manifesto Volume I, Article 18: Comprehensive Set Review of First & Second Edition, Part 8 by Stephen Bahl
"don't you dare make jokes about Twiddling some guy's Bone Flute."


Thursday (May 15, 2014)    [ update by Spiderman ]
[ May 15, 2014; 8:20 PM ]
Oversoul takes a break from the Alpha review.

The Comboist Manifesto Volume I, Article 16: Intermission On Terrible Wings by Stephen Bahl
"A -10,000/3 Lemure sacrificed to Call for Blood would give the targeted creature +10,000/+10,000. If it attacks and isn't blocked, that probably kills the opponent. Probably."


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