Magic: The Gathering - Gatecrash Thread
Posted 04 January 2013 - 11:05 PM
There are visual spoilers here as well as a list of cards here
Release Date: February 1, 2013
Number of cards: 249
Block: 2/3 in Return to Ravnica cycle
Prerelease events: January 26-27, 2013
Guilds: Orzhov, Gruul, Dimir, Simic, Boros
Rift: lvl 14 Rogue (Ranger/Marksman/Saboteur)
WoW: lvl 57 Hunter (Beast Master)
Posted 04 January 2013 - 11:43 PM
If not Boros, possibly Orzohv, since I am liking the Extort mechanic as well. At least I wouldn't have to play quite as aggressive which sort of hurt me I think when I picked Rakdos in RTR.
Posted 02 February 2013 - 08:33 AM
Did a release draft tonight. 35 players, finished 2-1 in 12th place. Went Boros again, only b/c I was passed so much Red/White, especially in pack 2 by the woman who was drafting for the first time.
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Posted 02 February 2013 - 04:16 PM
Went 2-3 on Sunday however with Boros. Could have easily gone 3-2 at worst, but had some misplays thanks to sleep deprivation. Had some aggressive packs and I was able to win some games quickly, but with the monsters I drew, it was either win quickly or lose quickly. I somehow got three Spark Troopers in my packs that day which was pretty wicked though.
Posted 03 February 2013 - 01:33 AM
If anyone wants to play (semi-experience users that understand the rules for the most part) send me a PM. I play mostly streets rules as it's not a tourny... obvious courtesy and fairness are good enough (no black lotus/mox/spam cards/2 turn kill combo's) etc etc.
If you need help setting up send me a PM or check my trade thread as I have an "Off Topic Spoiler Section" coming with OCTGN info soon (it will be the last spoiler on the OP when it's available)