Your weekly insight into Modern, a competitive Magic: the Gathering format, with hosts Alex Kessler and Glenn Jones. We break down all different aspects of the format from deck archetypes to new releases and predictions!

Phyrexia: All Will Be One Mechanics and First Look

Jan 24, 2023 - Episode 91

Phyrexia: All Will Be One Mechanics and First Look

ONE spoilers are here! This week we take a look at the new mechanics from All Will Be One and try to figure out where the fit in the modern format. Next week is our Modern set review so let us know if there are any cards you want us to talk about! Join in the conversation on our Discord! https://discord.com/invite/7zAZV8JK If you want to customize you deck even more check out the Alter Sleeves link below! It really helps support the show. https://altersleeves.com/themmcast Want to pick up any of new cards you saw in this week’s episode? Click over to TCGPlayer.com using our affiliate link here! It’s a free and easy way to support the show. Thanks! - https://bit.ly/3fW7fqV Looking to pick up some of the cards we discussed today? Use our link below to help support the show! https://channelfireball.com?ref=alexkessler Opening animation was done by Geoffrey Palmer. Follow him on Twitter: @livingcardsmtg  @livingcardsmtg816  ---- Contents ---- 0:00 - Intro Join The MMCast Patreon https://www.Patreon.com/TheMMCast Discord: https://discord.gg/fjYdTwS MMcast Twitch: twitch.tv/kesswylie Instagram: @TheMMCast TicTok: @TheMMPodcast Kess: Twitter: @Kesswylie Instagram: @Kess_Wylie Twitch: Twitch.tv/Kessco Ben: Twitter: @benbatemanmedia Instagram: @BenBatemanMedia Twitch: Twitch.tv/BenBatemanStreams Michael: Twitter @Dudardd Website: kess.co/themmcast Email: themmcast@kess.co Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/170382890167965/?ref=share Produced by Time Traveler Media - https://www.timetravelermedia.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
This Deck is the Child of Twin and Pod!?

Jan 17, 2023 - Episode 90

This Deck is the Child of Twin and Pod!?

This may be the new best deck in Modern. This week Rebell joins us to talk about a deck that could be described as Twin meets Pod. Is Grinding Station Breach that good? Let us know what you think! Join...
Should These Creatures Be Legendary?

Jan 10, 2023 - Episode 89

Should These Creatures Be Legendary?

We all have that one creature we thought should be a legend. This week we are re-joined by Rene Grano to give our picks for the creatures we would want to be legendary. Join in the conversation on our...
What's Next For Magic In 2023?

Jan 3, 2023 - Episode 88

What's Next For Magic In 2023?

**** SPOILER WARNING*** In this episode we talk about the compleated Planeswalkers from ONE if you don't want to hear that I've put the time codes below for you to skip. 00:30:39 - 00:31:42 2022 has come...
Magic 2022 Year in Review

Dec 20, 2022 - Episode 87

Magic 2022 Year in Review

2022 has been a packed year for Magic. From the surge in the amount of products released to $1000 collector cards there's been no shortage of talking points when it comes to Magic this year. On our last...
Modern Elves vs. Goblins vs. Merfolk

Dec 13, 2022 - Episode 86

Modern Elves vs. Goblins vs. Merfolk

Fury has largely made creature tribal in Modern almost completely unviable. Other than Merfolk, tribal decks have a hard time dealing with the big red elemental. So with that in mind we take a look at...
Innistrad, Magic's Most Influential Set

Dec 6, 2022 - Episode 85

Innistrad, Magic's Most Influential Set

It's well known that Innistrad block is one of the most beloved sets of all time. With that fact in mind we're joined by Travis Norman from Hipsters of the Coast to discuss what made ISD an amazing block,...
Is MTG Summit the Future of Magic Events?

Nov 22, 2022 - Episode 84

Is MTG Summit the Future of Magic Events?

We are back from another event, one that was very different from Magic 30. Magic Summit was incredible and in this episode we talk about the pros and cons of the event and ask the question is this what...
Magic 30 Weekend Review Part 2 - Event

Nov 10, 2022 - Episode 83

Magic 30 Weekend Review Part 2 - Event

We're back from Magic 30 in Vegas! In part two of this MMCast review we breakdown the event from our perspective and try to determine what worked and what didn't? Were you there? Let us know what you thought...
Magic 30 Weekend Review Part 1 - Packs and Secret Lairs

Nov 8, 2022 - Episode 83

Magic 30 Weekend Review Part 1 - Packs and Secret Lairs

We're back from Magic 30 in Vegas! In part one of the special MMCast recap we talk about the Magic 30 packs and the Secret Lair drama. Were you lucky enough to grab a Secret Lair? Let us know! Join in...
Are These Cards Still Modern Playable?

Oct 25, 2022 - Episode 82

Are These Cards Still Modern Playable?

People talk about power creep a lot in Modern. This week we took a look at several cards that were once considered cornerstones of the format and ask the question, are these still playable? Do you agree...
What now that Yorion is Banned! with Mason Clark

Oct 19, 2022 - Episode 81

What now that Yorion is Banned! with Mason Clark

It finally happend, Yorion is banned! In the wake of this announcement we are joined by money pile expert Mason Clark to talk about what Modern looks like now that the sky noodle is no more. What is good...
Is Modern a Brewer's Format?

Oct 11, 2022 - Episode 80

Is Modern a Brewer's Format?

For a long time Modern was considered a deck brewers format. But with the printing of Modern Horizons and the rapid release of new Magic sets is that still the case. This week we are joined by friend...