Gerry Thompson

Throughout his tenure in Magic: The Gathering, Gerry has worn many hats. Tournament grinder, content producer, professional player, game designer, teacher, and broadcaster are part of the ways he's made MTG part of his life. Rather than flying to a tournament each weekend, Gerry enjoys his time trying to help the next generation of Magic players hone their skills and be positive members of the community.

Mastering Streets of New Capenna Limited

When Gerry T decides he likes a limited format, the world better watch out. He’s been living on Arena for the past few weeks, crushing New Capenna limited on his way to Mythic. Now, he’s ready to share his wisdom with Bryan (and you!). A can’t miss show for everyone planning on participating in the upcoming Arena Championship Qualifiers!

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More Complaining, Plus Some Pioneer Content

It’s another week and that means another #wotcgaffe. The boys air their greivances about WotC’s mistreatment of Carmen Handy and even have enough time to chastise SCG for loosening their covid restrictions. If you want to get straight to the Pioneer content, I suppose you skip to the 35 minute mark, but why would you?

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New Capenna Modern Deck Dump

New Capenna is here and as is tradition, the boys are checking in on its influence in Modern. While it may not be the deepest set in Modern’s history, there are still plenty of shakeups to be found if you know where to look!

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Just When I Thought I Was Out They Pull Me Back In

Magic: Arena must have gotten word that Gerry and Bryan felt spurned lately, because they came back this week with a desperate plea to keep them gaming and spending wildcards. A new format, organized play, de-emphasizing ladder… it almost sounds too good to be true. But was it enough to win the boys back? Listen and find out!

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The Top 10 Cards of New Capenna

New Capenna is almost here, and if you’re looking to find out who will be running these Streets after it’s release, you’ve come to the right place. Hint: his name starts with an “O” and ends with a “B”.

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New Capenna Previews Continue

Treasure these days before we get to fully dive into the treasure that is Streets of New Capenna. What new treasures will we be adding from this set to our treasuries? What will United States Secretary of the Treasury Janet Yellen name as the card she treasures the most?

Also, does returning to the same mechanics repeatedly have diminishing returns? Listen and find out!

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Streets of New Capenna Previews

Magic’s latest set has started to hit the streets, and early reviews of New Capenna are solid. Does a trio of old friends herald a return to a planeswalker dominated Standard? Does Modern’s newest combo have what it takes to shake up the format? How good is Gerry’s Godfather impersonation? Listen and find out!

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A Not-So Disappointing Announcement for MTG Players

It’s been a rough few years for competitive Magic, but the boys are finally seeing a light at the end of tunnel. Hear them break down Magic’s new Organized Play system as only they can, and find out if today’s announcement was enough to get them off the bench and battling again.

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