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Synchro: A Look Back Towards the Future

Jason Karimi Mar 13, 2017
It’s nearly been a decade since our favourite white cards, Synchros were introduced into the game, and with the advent of a new generation of duelling coming in the next few months I thought it appropriate to
take a look back towards our first truly generic Extra deck card type. So let’s rev it up and take and see what we may glean from the past! ...

Prepping for Tournaments (That Matter)

Cody McCowell March 13, 2017

There are a number of considerations to make when preparing for a tournament such as a Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier, Grand Prix, Regional Pro Tour Qualifier, etc. I’ve compiled a short-list of some of the things I like to review when beginning to prepare: ...

Improving Your Playtesting Part 2
Peter Shmanka Mar 1, 2017
Hey there! It’s been a crazy week for Modern, but first, we need to get through this part of the series to improving your playtesting! I’ll go over the remaining two facets today. Next week I’ll show you guys how to put the glue together for yourself! ...

A Link to the Past: A Brief Overview of Yu-Gi-Oh Duel Links

Jason Karimi Mar 1, 2017
With the wave of Duel Monster Era Yu-Gi-Oh washing over the world right now thanks to the release of the new movie Dark Side of Dimensions, it’s accompanying movie pack, the release of Legendary Decks 2 and soon the release of Duellist Saga it’s safe to say the 2016/2017 year has been pretty good for old school Yu-Gi-Oh fans. Another aspect to this celebration of nostalgia has been the release of the Mobile phone App Yu-Gi-Oh Duel Links. ...

The Good, the Casual, and the Competitive
Cody McCowell Feb 21, 2017
Some big announcements were recently made concerning the resurrection of Nationals and Pro Tour Qualifiers at Grand Prix events. So what does this mean for our local Planeswalkers and out of town friends alike? ...

Improving Your Playtesting Part 1
Peter Shmanka Feb 21, 2017
Hey guys, last week I gave you four bulletin points to take home with you and talk amongst yourselves. This week, I’m going to go through the process and history of how and why most of the Team Thunder members of past developed these ideas. ...

No Fears of the Tiers

Jason Karimi Feb 17, 2017
For a game with as many decks as Yu-Gi-Oh, people like to measure up decks against each other to determine what may be the best deck be it in the competitive scene or among their local players. ...

Luna on the Loose; A Competitive Entry for Sun and Moon

Thomas Anderson Feb 17, 2017
With the release of Sun and Moon many decks have made substantial changes to improve themselves as well as to combat the ever changing meta. As new decks rise to the top and old ones fall to the wayside I offer my updated list on a old favorite. ...