Podcast Episodes

Grindcast Episode 142: Your Post-Ikoria Pioneer Companion

The Lotus Box League Pioneer tournament is next week, so we’re breaking down all the Lurrus decks, all the Yorion decks and, uh, the one deck without a companion you can play. Come on, we’re doing the best we can with what we’ve got.

Thanks as always to Wave Sunray for our music.

Grindcast Episode 140: Ikoria Constructed Set Review!

Clocking in at over three hours, it’s our Ikoria constructed set review! We go over all the monsters, all the mutations, and more! You’ve got plenty of time to kill, so let us into your earholes for an afternoon.

Thanks as always to Wave Sunray for our music.

Grindcast Episode 133: Invertin’ in Indianapolis

Add one more top 8 to Collins’s portfolio, this time with a deck he tried his hardest not to play. But Dimir Inverter’s just the best you can do in Pioneer, at least for the moment. Plus! We’re getting back to modern as we prep for SCG Regionals.

Thanks as always to Wave Sunray for our music.

Grindcast Episode 132: World Championships Wrap-up

The first e-sports World Championships are all finished up, and it’s hard to imagine a more deserving champion. Chris and Collins are talking about the whole thing: the decks, the spectacle, the tournament structure, and we’ve got no shortage of opinions. Come hang out!

Thanks as always to Wave Sunray for our music.

Grindcast Episode 131: Breaching the Format (PT Phoenix Breakdown)

Collins is back from PT Phoenix! He didn’t quite win the whole thing, but he did day 2 and he’s back with stories from the trenches of the first US Player’s Tour. Come hang out as we break down the latest pioneer tech!

Thanks as always to Wave Sunray for our music.

Grindcast Episode 130: Preppin’ Pioneer for the Players Tour

Collins is q’d and he’s been working hard on pioneer, so he sits down to educate CCR (and you!) on the ins and outs of the format after its first weekend on the big stage. Come hang out!

Thanks as always to Wave Sunray for our music.

Grindcast Episode 129: Theros Beyond Death Constructed Set Review

It was a true ordeal, but we’re here with a full constructed set review of Theros Beyond Death! Breaking down all the cards in all the formats, we promise that this episode is educational AND enchanting.

Thanks as always to Wave Sunray for our music.

Grindcast Episode 128: Noko, Nopal, and, uh, Nycosynth Lattice

Oko is banned from modern, and he took some friends with him! This week we’re joined by Mox Opal aficionado Lee McLeod as we go over what these huge bans mean for the modern format going forward. Come hang out!

Thanks as always to Wave Sunray for our music!

Grindcast Episode 126: New Decade, Old Format: Modern Discussion and THB Spoilers!

It’s the new year! But still the same old modern, with Urza at the top of the heap. We’re talking mirrors, emry vs coatl, and even a bunch of new (and extremely noteworthy) Theros spoilers. Come hang out!

Thanks as always to Wave Sunray for our music.

Grindcast Episode 125: Players’ Championship Palaver with Zach Allen

Collins is fresh off the PC, and we’re joined by Zach Allen to give a non-LotusBox perspective on the tournament and testing process. Lots of inside looks at the biggest little tournament of the year. Come hang out!

Thanks as always to Wave Sunray for our music.