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Tchamber5

Where in the World is GHP?

Theo, wait no, SHAWN and Tim discuss the most recent adds to the expedition format. //iTunes //Soundcloud//Spotify FOLLOW US ON TWITTER: @NotoriousGHP @Tchamber5 @The_Overmaster @TeamRankstar SUPPORT THE CAST: https://www.patreon.com/Backlashpodcast

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Tchamber5

The Overmaster is here and he has opinions

Tim and Gerry are Joined by Theo…..er…Shawn, AKA Overmaster this week and he came with some hot takes on the most recent balance patch! //iTunes //Soundcloud//Spotify FOLLOW US ON TWITTER: @NotoriousGHP @Tchamber5 @The_Overmaster @TeamRankstar SUPPORT THE CAST: https://www.patreon.com/Backlashpodcast

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Tchamber5

ECQ top 16 and the future of Expedition

Tim and Gerry discuss the top 16 of the ECQ as well as the upcoming additions to the expedition format! //iTunes //Soundcloud//Spotify FOLLOW US ON TWITTER: @NotoriousGHP @Tchamber5 @TeamRankstar SUPPORT THE CAST: https://www.patreon.com/Backlashpodcast

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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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Tchamber5

Backlash Episode 29: More FoX

Tim and Gerry Discuss more FoX! We also go over The latest happenings from Riot Games! //iTunes //Soundcloud//Spotify FOLLOW US ON TWITTER: @NotoriousGHP @Tchamber5 @TeamRankstar SUPPORT THE CAST: https://www.patreon.com/Backlashpodcast

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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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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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noverb

Jennev Primer

Trials of Grodov wasn’t the most well received set to be released in recent months. It didn’t include a Player vs AI campaign to fight through. This was a disappointment to some, while it was a welcome surprise to others, myself included. I didn’t really enjoy having to rip through the campaigns just to get my cards. I never took the time to enjoy the duels, it was always a question of how could I unlock them faster. My suggestion

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noverb

Meta “Monday” – August Week 2

Hello everyone! I am noverb, filling in for your usual host NotoriousGHP. Welcome to Meta “Monday”!The following people made this article possible:   MulliboksusuexpnanofutureOatmealTadhgMorRadiophageMancio1982 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,

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Calebovitsch

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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Calebovitsch

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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Calebovitsch

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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Tchamber5

Beyond the Top Eight – The Winter Crown

Hello everyone, and welcome to another edition of Beyond the Top Eight! My name is Tim, otherwise known as Tchamber5 on ladder! This weekend, we had another ECQ come to pass, and a ton of cool decks were brought to battle in the top 64. Let’s break it down! The story of the tournament was definitely the strong showing of Hooru, as well as the continuation of the Winchest and Jennev archetypes. Take a peek at these numbers(borrowed from Paradox

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Tchamber5

Backlash: A CCG podcast

GHP and Tchamber5 discuss the potential of several new cards from homecoming as well as some of the new decks that have been showing up in ladder! RSS Feed: https://feed.podbean.com/backlashccg/feed.xml Itunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/backlash-a-ccg-podcast/id1457585662?mt=2 SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/twittermagictim/homecoming-is-here Enjoy!

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Calebovitsch

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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bruhsiah

Seat of Impulse: Ponysnatcher

Hello, my name is Bruhsiah! You may know me as the Prophet of Punts, the Master of Misplays, and the Titan of Top-Decks. But, I am here now to welcome you to the fourth edition of Seat of Impulse. This is an article series where various Team Rankstar team members give their first impression and their impulsive opinions on the latest announcements for Eternal. Today’s topic will be the newest Bat to burst into the market, Ponysnatcher I quickly sat

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bruhsiah

Seat of Impulse: Diogo Malaga, Elonze

Hello, my name is Bruhsiah! You may know me as the Prophet of Punts, the Master of Misplays, and the Titan of Top-Decks. But, I am here now to welcome you to the third edition of Seat of Impulse. This is an article series where various Team Rankstar team members give their first impression and their impulsive opinions on the latest announcements for Eternal. Today’s topic will be the newest Hero that goes to 11. Diogo Malaga, Elonze. I quickly

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bruhsiah

Seat of Impulse: Cursed Prophet Deleph

Hello, my name is Bruhsiah! You may know me as the Prophet of Punts, the Master of Misplays, and the Titan of Top-Decks. But, I am here now to welcome you to the second edition of Seat of Impulse. This is an article series where various Team Rankstar team members give their first impression and their impulsive opinions on the latest announcements for Eternal. Today’s topic will be the newest Hero to be stuck in a coffin. Deleph, Cursed Prophet.

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bruhsiah

Seat of Impulse: Milos, Unwavering Idealist

Hello, my name is Bruhsiah! You may know me as the Prophet of Punts, the Master of Misplays, and the Titan of Top-Decks. But, I am here now to welcome you to the first edition of Seat of Impulse. This is a new article series where various Team Rankstar Eternal team members give their first impression and their impulsive opinions on the latest announcements for our favorite game. Today’s topic will be the newest Hero to hopefully grace our Rakano

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Tchamber5

Meta Monday-ETS Invitational

Hello everyone and welcome to another meta monday on Team Rankstar! I’m Tim (and Mitch), otherwise known as Tchamber5 (and Magikarp) on ladder! Let’s begin! Thirty-two of eternal’s best players came together this weekend for the ETS Season Four Invitational. There was a good showing from all of the big teams on the Eternal scene, including five members from Team Rankstar. One reason this event is so cool, is because you get to see all the best players bring what

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Tchamber5

Meta…err….Tuesday – The Meta Solidifies, A New Challenger Approaches

Hello everyone, and welcome to another installation of Meta Monday from Team Rankstar! I’m Tim, otherwise known as Tchamber5 on ladder. Let’s dive in! We had a double down tournament weekend this week, featuring the Direwolf Digital Envoys Test Tournament as well as the final week of this season of the ETS. The meta may look a little familiar to most of you, though we had some cool new additions and tech decisions. Take, for example, the Victor of the

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isochroneternal

Meta Monday – Format Shift

Hello everyone and welcome to another installation of Meta Monday! Before I continue with the introduction, I just have to go over the West-Wind Herald in the room. The winning deck of the ETS speaks to my soul. As a brewer at heart, seeing such a niche and previously unplayable deck tuned to its peak is everything I want to see in Eternal. But before we can afford to devote more attention to the best deck, let’s continue with a

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The Mantid Man

Trail Stories: TonyGeeeee

Age: 26 Birthplace: Sherbrooke, Québec, Canada Team Affiliation: Seek Power Gaming (SPG) Most Notable Eternal Achievement: Season 1 Invitational winner Playing Since: July 2017 Do you consider yourself a Builder, Tuner, or strictly a Pilot: Tuner. I am unable to build powerbases. I like looking at an already established archetype and modify it to tackle a certain meta. Favorite Deck Archetype: Control, especially decks with Relic Weapons as their main Win Condition. Favorite Card: Starsteel Daisho. The bigger, the better!

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Aphelion

Jank Friday – Merch Link

Hello everyone! Heywhyyou is here to deliver some high quality™ jank. This is a good old Mind Link list with some additions from the new set (merchants and Substitute are one of those). The core idea of the deck is to control the board while setting up all we need to roll (playing Mind Link, Crown, etc.) and even knowing this deck doesn’t have Harsh Rule doesn’t hurt you at all since a lot of Elysian removals start giving extra

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Team Rankstar

Jank Friday – ZHIRIK OO YEAH BAN 9000

WHAT IS GOING ON EVERYONEHEY WHY THE HECK IT’S BEEN SO LONG SINCE THE LAST JANK FRIDAY ARTICLE? No worries my fellow spicy brew lovers. Here we go again. This is something you never experienced in your whole Eternal life.This is the crown deck YOU deserve. Ladies and gentlemen, this is ZHIRIK OO YEAH BAN 9000! WARNING: the whole purpose of the deck is to have fun with the game. Do not use it for laddering. Do not use it

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Mitch Gross

Eternal Optimist: Volume 1 – Getting There

Hello Everyone! Thank you for taking the time to read the first of many of my weekly posts titled, Eternal Optimist.  I am going to dive in to topics that many gaming articles tend to ignore – health and taking care of your mind/body.  This is a topic that is very near and dear to my heart and since I’ve been gaming competitively on and off for most of my life, I feel like I have a resume of improving

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Aphelion

Spoiler Alert! – Alchemists Concoction

We are deep in the spoiler season ready for next weeks release and every day we get another piece of candy. I’m not ‘fraid of no cavities – spoil me away! Today I got my spoiler and I think this is a spicy one with applications in both draft and ranked ladder play in a few currently unseen brews. So lets pull the band aid off so I can get to the juicy stuff. Alchemists Concoction, is everything I like

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ThePlatypusKing

Radiant Scream

Another week. Another deck. This week we have a much more serious list than last while still a bit on the meme side. First, this deck is a blast to play. I played Blackhaven on my stream twice while he was on this list — the first time he was Rank 1, the second time he was Rank 2. We split the games and he reclaimed Rank 1 off of me where he still sits at the time of writing.

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ThePlatypusKing

Unexpected Results: THE Eternal Podcast #9 – Merchants and Markets, Oh My!

In this episode, we discuss a couple community events both past and future but largely we discuss the latest spoilers. Namely, we discuss Merchants, Markets, and the future of Organized Play. Catch the show LIVE every Sunday at 8pm Eastern @ twitch.tv/ThePlatypusKing YouTube // Simplecast // Direct Download of .mp3 // iTunes // Stitcher Patreon // Stripe // Discord Twitter ThePlatypusking // @PlatypusIsland TheMantidMan // @MantidMan Team Rankstar // @TeamRankstar

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