Author: Calebovitsch

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Deck Check – Expedition Winchest Control

In the newest episode of Deck Check Calebovitsch is trying to combat the Expedition metagame by breathing some new life (and Fire) into a control deck featuring a card he has spoiled for The Flame of Xulta!

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Eternal Drafting Guide

Created by Calebovitsch 1. Foreword and forward! Eternal Card Game is currently one of the biggest digital card games out there and is widely known as one of the best free-to-play ones. The amount of free content the developers are throwing at players is just enormous. One of the best ways of building your card collection in Eternal is just playing the game – usually either in ranked mode or draft mode. Given my long history with playing limited formats in

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Deck Check – An Elvish Bargain

In this episode of Deck Check Calebovitsch tries to understand the Bargain mechanic and strikes a deal with two Elves … and proceeds to show you not one, but two versions of an Elvish Bargain aggro deck in Expedition.

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Drafting with the Stars #31 – Regrets?

Sometimes, while drafting, you come across a decision point where you can choose between a couple of options, each of them rated similarly. At the end of the day are you results oriented at what cards did come your way, or are you assessing it all with a cool and calculating mind? The first way can come with some regrets…

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Drafting with the Stars #30 – Seventh Draft of the Seventh Format

Hello and welcome to a new installment of Drafting with the Stars! A new format is upon us, along the new and much improved teamrankstar.com website! This is a story of the seventh draft of the seventh set format. After playing in the so-called pre-release draft format we all got a taste of things to come … Is the new reality what we were hoping for? Let us dive in and start picking and choosing and analyzing and … Pack

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Deck Check – Battle Skill Olympics

In this one Calebovitsch makes use of the alternative art Twitch drop premium super rare never-before-seen unit and passes a torch … or what passes as a torch … around some units.

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Deck Check – Katra on the Rocks

Calebovitsch tries to get fit and survive the onslaught of singleton even costed units and channels his inner Aleleb to find the perfect solution … on the rocks!

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Deck Check – Sentinels of the Void

Calebovitsch takes a request from Team Rankstar’s Aphelion to make a more modern FTS Sentinel Reanimator deck. Also included, some games with an increasing difficulty level.

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Underlords Post-Mortem #1 – Brainy or Brawny?

Welcome to the first episode of Underlords Post-Mortem, where Calebovitsch will be talking through matches he previously recorded, with all his attention on an in-depth analysis of the game itself.

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Trials of Grodov Draft Primer

A new draft format has arrived and it brings a big change with it. Given that this newfound chaos can be difficult to understand and contain, I wanted to give everybody a helping hand with understanding what is going on.

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Drafting with the Stars #18 – Late to the Party

Hello and welcome to a new installment of Drafting with the Stars! I have recently went through my draft card ratings list and updated a lot of things there – be sure to check it out! You have probably had some drafts where you thought everything was going your way, but there was something … missing. A key component if you will. Maybe even more than one. Usually, these drafts end with … unexpected results. Pack 1 Pick 1 This

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Drafters Ep. 4 with ThePlatypusKing

In this new series Calebovitsch takes on guest stars to navigate Eternal Card Game drafts. In this episode we welcome ThePlatypusKing and learn something about drafts of old and drafts of new!

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Drafting with the Stars #13 – Welcome to my Armory

Hello and welcome to a new installment of Drafting with the Stars! In general I like this format a lot as it has some great hidden synergies and strategies underneath a dense layer of 1/10 and 2/10 cards in curated packs. Let us begin anew!

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Drafting with the Stars #10 – Shady Dealings

Hello and welcome to a new installment of Drafting with the Stars. We are getting deeper into the Homecoming draft format and there is already a new set on the horizon Frontier! Yes, golden times for games and gamers indeed! Let us start! Pack 1 Pick 1 Alrighty, we can start by appraising our rare. She is a 3/3 Shadow Gunslinger with Deadly and an upside when she attacks with exactly one additional unit. All in all decent stats and abilities. Among other

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Drafting with the Stars #8 – Legendary Influence

Hello and welcome to a new installment of Drafting with the Stars. Today I am continuing with a written playthrough of a draft I have recently played, breaking down all the drafting and deckbuilding decisions. Before we dive in, make sure you are well acquainted with my basic and intermediate drafting theories in my Eternal Draft Guide, Splashing Guide and the Defiance Draft Card Ratings of Awesomeness. Pack 1 Pick 1 Starting a draft with a legendary card always feels

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Drafting with the Stars #7 – Non-standard Factions

Hello and welcome to a new installment of Drafting with the Stars. Today I am transmuting my usual video format of a draft playthrough to a written one. Please let me know in the comments below which of those two you prefer. You can obviously find all the video draft playthroughs on Team Rankstar’s YouTube page. You can also familiarize yourself with my Eternal Draft Guide, Splashing Guide and the Defiance Draft Card Ratings of Awesomeness. Now, in this article

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Good uses of bad cards

Competitive scenes of cards games use only a small percentage of the whole card population. What about the rest of the cards that are out there?

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