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Calebovitsch

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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isochroneternal

Meta Monday: November Week 1

Editor’s Note: HA, “Monday” The following people made this article possible: susuexp t3544 LIFactor bA1ance Mancio1982 ThePlatypusKing Injulander Nephromancer Doobs shawnreed343 Quitschi Kekswal Blessio sleepfighter Crafty Muso Foreword This is Isochron presenting Meta Monday As always, if you’d like to contribute data and have your name featured in the article, make sure to submit your games to both the Throne Ladder and Expedition Ladder forms. Please specify the deck list the opponent was on each game in the form. If you have a large

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Tchamber5

Backlash Episode 31: What We Would Play This Weekend

Tim and Gerry Discuss what they would play this weekend. they also talk about Throne, Kairos and whether or not he is too good. //iTunes //Soundcloud//Spotify FOLLOW US ON TWITTER: @NotoriousGHP @Tchamber5 @TeamRankstar SUPPORT THE CAST: https://www.patreon.com/Backlashpodcast

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noahc92

Player Agency in Mythgard

Today we’ll be discussing a term that is used often in game design and is really shown off well in Mythgard. Player Agency.What is it?

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Team Rankstar

Team Rankstar is recruiting for God’s Unchained

We are incredibly excited to expand into the God’s Unchained! We are recruiting both Content Producers as well as Tournament Players! If you are interested in joining, please send us a message with a little about you, your accomplishments, goals and what you can bring to the team. We would love to hear from you!

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Calebovitsch

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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notoriousghp

Meta Monday: October Week 4

Welcome to Meta Monday, presented by NotoriousGHP.The following people made this article possible: ChriseaySusuexpNotABotMancio1982t3544VNodosaurasKekswalOatmealTheScotDoobsbA1anceRaithr3544SasquatchBrahInjulanderDeedubLightsoutaceNoverbNephromancer LimFactor KingAndrew (Editors Note: If your name was missed, just let me know and it’ll be updated asap, we had so many games recorded the information was massive to break down. ) As always, if you’d like to contribute data and have your name featured in the article, make sure to submit your games to both the Throne Ladder and Expedition Ladder forms. If your opponent was on an off-meta

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ThePlatypusKing

Heroic Combrei | Video

Decklist on EWC This is a list I found on Eternal Warcry by ThaliaTea that I liked the theory behind so I decided to give this take on Combrei a whirl. Let me know how it works for you!

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ThePlatypusKing

Unexpected Results: THE Eternal Podcast #62 – Balance Changes & Variety

Platy and Mantid catch up and talk about everything that’s been going on in Eternal lately as well as discuss what games they’ve been playing and what games they’re looking forward to. Catch the show LIVE every Monday at 9 PM Eastern @ patreon.com/ThePlatypusKing Want the VOD? Sign up to Patreon! YouTube // Spotify // Simplecast // Direct Download of .mp3 // iTunes // StitcherPatreon // Discord Twitter ThePlatypusking // @PlatypusIsland TheMantidMan // @MantidMan Team Rankstar // @TeamRankstar

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Calebovitsch

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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Calebovitsch

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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ThePlatypusKing

Unexpected Results: THE Eternal Podcast #61 – FoX Impressions w/ noverb

With Mantid out sick, noverb filled the shoes of the Titan and joined Platy to discuss all things related to Set7 – the Flame of Xulta! Catch the show LIVE every Monday at 9 PM Eastern @ patreon.com/ThePlatypusKing Want the VOD? Sign up to Patreon! YouTube // Spotify // Simplecast // Direct Download of .mp3 // iTunes // StitcherPatreon // Discord TwitterThePlatypusking // @PlatypusIslandnoverb // @natoverbTeam Rankstar // @TeamRankstar

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notoriousghp

Meta Monday: October Week 2

Welcome to Meta Monday, presented by NotoriousGHP.The following people made this article possible: CometMancio1982NotABotTruxcerJosecarlos2121SusuexpKingAndrew DeedubKorenthilSunsfuryNoverb As always, if you’d like to contribute data and have your name featured in the article, make sure to submit your games to both the Throne Ladder and Expedition Ladder forms. If your opponent was on an off-meta deck, please just write a little bit of information about it to make my job a little easier. If you have a large data set, you can DM them to /u/NotoriousGHP

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noverb

The Flame of Xulta Set Review

Hello everyone, my name is Nathan “noverb” Overbay. Today I bring to you my set review for the new Eternal Card Game set The Flame of Xulta. This review is targeted at was once called the Ranked ladder meta, but is now dubbed Throne. These judgments are based on my initial thoughts on the cards. If you would like to hear my constantly evolving thought processes on cards you can join me on my stream. Without further ado, I bring

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noverb

The Flame of Xulta Set Review – Fire

Hello everyone! My name is Nathan “noverb” Overbay and today I will be walking you through the Fire cards of The Flame of Xulta. For the rest of the set review click here. This set features six new keywords, to find out more about them click here. My rating system is somewhat pass/fail and goes as follows: Playable: I think this will see play in a relevant capacity. Borderline: This card is close to playable. Often just shy of the

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noverb

Flames of Xulta Set Review – Shadow

Hello everyone! My name is Nathan “noverb” Overbay and today I will be walking you through the Shadow cards of The Flame of Xulta. For the rest of the set review click here. This set features six new keywords, to find out more about them click here. My rating system is somewhat pass/fail and goes as follows: Playable: I think this will see play in a relevant capacity. Borderline: This card is close to playable. Often just shy of the

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noverb

Flame of Xulta Set Review – Primal

Hello everyone! My name is Nathan “noverb” Overbay and today I will be walking you through the Primal cards of The Flame of Xulta. For the rest of the set review click here. This set features six new keywords, to find out more about them click here. My rating system is somewhat pass/fail and goes as follows: Playable: I think this will see play in a relevant capacity. Borderline: This card is close to playable. Often just shy of the

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noverb

The Flame of Xulta Set Review – Justice

Hello everyone! My name is Nathan “noverb” Overbay and today I will be walking you through the Justice cards of The Flame of Xulta. For the rest of the set review click here. This set features six new keywords, to find out more about them click here. My rating system is somewhat pass/fail and goes as follows: Playable: I think this will see play in a relevant capacity. Borderline: This card is close to playable. Often just shy of the

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noverb

The Flame of Xulta Set Review – Time

Hello everyone! My name is Nathan “noverb” Overbay and today I will be walking you through the Time cards of The Flame of Xulta. For the rest of the set review click here. This set features six new keywords, to find out more about them click here. My rating system is somewhat pass/fail and goes as follows: Playable: I think this will see play in a relevant capacity. Borderline: This card is close to playable. Often just shy of the

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noverb

The Flame of Xulta Set Review – Everything Else

Hello everyone! My name is Nathan “noverb” Overbay and today I will be walking you through the multi-faction, faction-less, and Power cards of The Flame of Xulta. For the rest of the set review click here. This set features six new keywords, to find out more about them click here. My rating system is somewhat pass/fail and goes as follows: Playable: I think this will see play in a relevant capacity. Borderline: This card is close to playable. Often just

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Calebovitsch

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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ThePlatypusKing

Praxis Ramp | Video

Decklist on EWCI think this deck is very well positioned in spite of it’s mediocre to bad match-up vs Unitless. I used it for my whole masters climb this month. Watch how I Decimate the competition in this video!

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Tchamber5

Backlash episode 28: FoX Impressions

Tim and Gerry Discuss their first impressions of the FoX! We also go over the OP announcement. //iTunes //Soundcloud// FOLLOW US ON TWITTER: @NotoriousGHP @Tchamber5 @TeamRankstar SUPPORT THE CAST: https://www.patreon.com/Backlashpodcast

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notoriousghp

Meta Monday: October Week 1

Editor’s Note: Meta Monday was delayed this week by the launch of our fabulous new website. Welcome to Meta Monday, presented by NotoriousGHP.The following people made this article possible: GrandarChriseayKingAndrewSusuexpCoffeeParasolGoaychanhongQuitschi As always, if you’d like to contribute data and have your name featured in the article, make sure to submit your games to both the Throne Ladder and Expedition Ladder forms. If your opponent was on an off-meta deck, please just write a little bit of information about it to

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notoriousghp

Meta Monday: October Week 1

Editor’s Note: Meta Monday was delayed this week by the launch of our fabulous new website. Welcome to Meta Monday, presented by NotoriousGHP.The following people made this article possible: GrandarChriseayKingAndrewSusuexpCoffeeParasolGoaychanhongQuitschi As always, if you’d like to contribute data and have your name featured in the article, make sure to submit your games to both the Throne Ladder and Expedition Ladder forms. If your opponent was on an off-meta deck, please just write a little bit of information about it to

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notoriousghp

Meta Mon..Tuesday – September Week 5

Welcome to Meta Monday, presented by NotoriousGHP.The following people made this article possible:   Mancio1982 Quitschi Susuexp ChriseasyGrandar As always, if you want to contribute data and have your name featured in the article, make sure to submit your games to this form. If your opponent is on an off-meta deck, please specify some pieces to their deck. If you have a large data set (Over 50 games), you can DM it to /u/NotoriousGHP on Reddit, [TRS] NotoriousGHP#6765 on discord, or email

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Tchamber5

Backlash Episode 27: FoX Spoilers Part three!

Tim and Gerry Discuss the latest in Flames of the Xulta Spoilers! //iTunes //Soundcloud// FOLLOW US ON TWITTER: @NotoriousGHP @Tchamber5 @TeamRankstar SUPPORT THE CAST: https://www.patreon.com/Backlashpodcast

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ThePlatypusKing

Unexpected Results: THE Eternal Podcast #60 – RoboMantid Attacks

We cover the new Eternal mechanics and all the spoilers since last week while attempting to evade the attacks of RoboMantid! Catch the show LIVE every Monday at 9 PM Eastern @ patreon.com/ThePlatypusKing Want the VOD? Sign up to Patreon! YouTube // Spotify // Simplecast // Direct Download of .mp3 // iTunes // Stitcher Patreon // Stripe // Discord Twitter ThePlatypusking // @PlatypusIsland TheMantidMan // @MantidMan Team Rankstar // @TeamRankstar

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notoriousghp

Meta Monday – September Week 4

Welcome to Meta Monday, presented by NotoriousGHP.The following people made this article possible:    ChriseaySusuexpMancio1982QuitschiArtificerProdigyInjulander As always, if you want to contribute data and have your name featured in the article, make sure to submit your games to this form. If your opponent is on an off-meta deck, please specify some pieces to their deck. If you have a large data set (Over 50 games), you can DM it to /u/NotoriousGHP on Reddit, [TRS] NotoriousGHP#6765 on discord, or email me at [email protected]

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ThePlatypusKing

The Flame of Xulta Spoiler: Dread Hellkite

I am finally here to divulge my spoiler from the first batch of community spoilers. I got this around the time that Borderlands Lookout was spoiled but haven’t had the chance to create this write up. A lot has changed since then. A lot more cards have been spoiled which continues to morph the context in which we can evaluate this card. My card is not all that exciting, but I think it may be a role-player in a new

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drdenuz

GWENT NEWS ft. Weissenberg & Babyjosus | Pawel Burza on Merchants of Novigrad Podcast?!

Editor’s Note: This is an opinion piece from DrDenuz and doesn’t necessarily reflect the beliefs of Team Rankstar! INTRO Hello guys & gals and welcome to the fifth part of GWENT NEWS! This is where I bring you all the important stuff from Gwent in one place! In this weeks episode we pay a lot of attention to the recent challenger, some stats, memes, & more! GUESTS With great pleasure I welcome two great guys and my very good friends Weissenberg and Babyjosus!

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ThePlatypusKing

Unexpected Results: THE Eternal Podcast #59 – Welcome to Totemtown

We discuss the new mechanic – Mastery, approximately a million spoilers, subtember drops, the lifecycle of the ETS and Clash of Champions! (Sorry for the publishing delay) Catch the show LIVE every Monday at 9 PM Eastern @ patreon.com/ThePlatypusKing Want the VOD? Sign up to Patreon! YouTube // Spotify // Simplecast // Direct Download of .mp3 // iTunes // Stitcher Patreon // Stripe // Discord Twitter ThePlatypusking // @PlatypusIsland TheMantidMan // @MantidMan Team Rankstar // @TeamRankstar

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notoriousghp

Meta Monday – September Week 3

Welcome to Meta Monday, presented by NotoriousGHP.The following people made this article possible:    ChriseayQuitschiMancio1982InjulanderSusuexpMullibokArtificerProdigyCoffeeParasol As always, if you want to contribute data and have your name featured in the article, make sure to submit your games to this form. If your opponent is on an off-meta deck, please specify some pieces to their deck. If you have a large data set (Over 50 games), you can DM it to /u/NotoriousGHP on Reddit, [TRS] NotoriousGHP#6765 on discord, or email me at [email protected]

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iowatheboat

TEPPEN Season 3 Meta Decks/Tier List

Hello TEPPEN community! Coming at you from Team Rankstar and myself, iowa, is Season 3 meta decks and tier list. This will be the most important article in TEPPEN history. All the information will be vital for all players. Details of the World Championship Qualifying Rounds have been released, the current meta as we know now, is the format for players to study and grind to be qualified for the TEPPEN World Championship 2019 Tournament. The information available on the

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Team Rankstar

This Week In Team Rankstar 9/13

Mythgard Closed Beta came out this week and Team Rankstar was all over it! We are incredibly honored to be able to participate in the launch to the extent that we did, and have things in store for the Open Beta launch as well! Not to mention, our Arena Rumble event has been going off with a bang, and we are very excited for the finals coming up soon! We have a lot more events being announced in the coming

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Flake

Fran-tic Pace: Hitting Pro Rank

There is a certain satisfaction that comes with taking the hard road to success. Blazing your own trail towards achieving your goals, rather than taking the path frequently traveled. This is not entirely that kind of discussion. This is more of an article that follows the first two steps of the instruction booklet, and soldiers on from there. This is about how you, too, can get to Pro Rank with Francesca. I’ve taken the hard road to Pro Rank before,

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ThePlatypusKing

Unexpected Results: THE Eternal Podcast #58 – Don’t Call It a Comeback

After an unexpected hiatus, our beloved duo returns to discuss Set 7 Spoilers, Chapter 34 Lore, the new Eternal Deck Building Game and much more! Catch the show LIVE every Monday at 9 PM Eastern @ patreon.com/ThePlatypusKing Want the VOD? Sign up to Patreon! YouTube // Spotify // Simplecast // Direct Download of .mp3 // iTunes // Stitcher Patreon // Stripe // Discord Twitter ThePlatypusking // @PlatypusIsland TheMantidMan // @MantidMan Team Rankstar // @TeamRankstar

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notoriousghp

Meta Monday – September Week 2

Welcome to Meta Monday, presented by NotoriousGHP.The following people made this article possible:    SusuexpQuitschiMancio1982TelemokosArtificierProdigyInjulander GrandarChriseay As always, if you want to contribute data and have your name featured in the article, make sure to submit your games to this form. If your opponent is on an off-meta deck, please specify some pieces to their deck. If you have a large data set (Over 50 games), you can DM it to /u/NotoriousGHP on Reddit, [TRS] NotoriousGHP#6765 on discord, or email me at

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Tchamber5

Backlash Episode 24: First Wave of Xulta Spoilers

Tim and Gerry Discuss the latest in Flames of the Xulta Spoilers! //iTunes //Soundcloud// FOLLOW US ON TWITTER: @NotoriousGHP @Tchamber5 @TeamRankstar SUPPORT THE CAST: https://www.patreon.com/Backlashpodcast

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theboxermathematics

TheBoxer’s Corner: Kennadin

In this video I give a deck tech and then play 5 games with a Kennadin list given to me by LightsOutAce. Kennadin is a deck built around Combustion Cell and Tribute cards. Please note that this video was recorded before Garden of Omens was released. I believe it is likely incorrect to play zero copies of Garden, but I don’t have an updated list to share with you.

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drdenuz

GWENT NEWS ft. BeeBoBoop & thehandofdown and Mercernn | MEME REVIEW?

Editor’s Note: This is an opinion piece from DrDenuz and doesn’t necessarily reflect the beliefs of Team Rankstar! INTRO Hello guys & gals and welcome to the fifth part of GWENT NEWS! This is where I bring you all the important stuff from Gwent in one place! In this weeks episode I will present to you Mercernn’s contest for the Most Charming Frog in Gwent, few ideas on how to improve Gwent’s visuals and I send one big thank you to CDPR. Oh,

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