Strictly Eternal 101 – It’s Always (Blood) Sunny in Philadelphia

Howdy folks, we’re back again with another edition of The Danny Devito Story: A Biography in Pictures!  Or rather, some spicy Legacy. This week, we dispel a little bit of hype.  Or at least, I hope we do.  Y’see, the hype around the card is just a little too much.  So much so that since Rivals of Ixalan’s release, the card has dipped hard below its initial hyped price of $10+. A lot of this card’s hype has to do with possible applications in Modern (even in Modern I don’t see it being effective). But it’s also caused speculation on

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Featured Alterist: HurleyBurley Alters

While currently a niche market within the Magic community, card alterations are becoming more and more popular. Whether done by the card’s original artist or done by an independent artist, card alterations can add a personal touch to your collection. It was my privilege to interview a Strictly-featured artist, HurleyBurleyAlters. How long have you been altering cards? I’ve been doing 3D alters since 2010. Painted alters since 2013 Do you have a favorite type of card to alter? . She is super awesome from an artistic and playable standpoint. Her art has a colour palette that I absolutely adore, while

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Fish ARE Food

Contrary to what Joe Dyer told you in his latest article, fish are indeed food. Sushi is a perfect example of this. No, this is not a Magic The Gathering article about how to beat Merfolk. I know you are used to reading about MTG on Strictly Average, but today we are going to talk about a fun, easy and quick card game: Sushi Go! Sushi Go is a fun, fast-paced game for up to 8 players. I have played this with several groups of friends. Every time we play it is a lot of fun. Sometimes you just don’t

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Strictly Eternal 101 – Cartman and the Probe

Howdy everybody!  It’s Joe again with another installment of Oh My God, You Killed Kenny!: An Introspective Documentary.  Well, not really.  We’re talking about Legacy again, and we’re rambling a bit this time, because that’s what I like to do. Let’s get to the thick of it, shall we? Gitaxian Probe Let me get started by putting it out there: I think Phyrexian Mana is just about the worst, most possibly overly broken mechanic that has ever been created.  I don’t think Dredge, Storm, or even Affinity compare to the absurdity of Phyrexian Mana. It’s that much of a mistake.

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