Hi Guys! Caleb Durward has some concluding thoughts on the banned series: Legacy Weapon – Concluding the Banned Series Why not consider running a banned tournament at your LGS?
This week, we take a slightly belated, in depth look at the metagame present at BoM9, and have an analysis of the top 8 decks. Your Hosts: Stuart Pullin Stuart Taylor BoM9 Top8: http://www.mtgtop8.com/event?e=7248&f=LE Email […]
Well hello there! After making the obligatory Nyx-based pun, we go on to have a look at some of the cards from the new set release, and see if any of them can carve a […]
We take a look at the banned list. Why certain cards were banned, what cards could be potentially banned/unbanned and thinking to if certain cards were unbanned, where they would find themselves in legacy. We […]
Hi Guys, There were a few extra Death & Taxes tidbits that didn’t make it in to the show notes for Episode 26. Firstly the name: Death and Taxes – The most-referenced deck in terms of, […]
Hi Guys! As you probably know from listening to Episode 26, we’re running a competition to win a James Griffin-Altered Brainstorm! Here it is in all it’s glory: Unfortunately, my camera isn’t doing the card […]
After a brief hiatus, we are back. Hurrah! And we are here to take a look at one of the classic white weenie strategies still in play today. Is it aggro? Is it prison? How […]
Hey guys! Sorry its been a little while and all quiet on Legacy Breakfast. Real life issues and work have taken its toll over the last few weeks. The good news is, we shall be […]
Hello. In this episode, we take a look at the various deck “shells” and “packages” used in legacy decks, with a view to help with deckbuilding and sideboarding choices. We also uncover the secret best […]
We take a look at modern, discuss how it relates to legacy and compare the similarities and differences. We also see how people can transition to legacy from modern and the impact of the format […]
In this episode we do a bit of ‘housekeeping’ and catch up with people who have emailed in. We also have a look at the next in the long line of iconic legacy cards: Swords […]
With a recent resurgence in dredge’s popularity, we take a look at the deck and try to get to grips with its mechanisms and aim to get a better understanding of all its triggers. We […]
We take a look at the top decks and players from the recent GP in Paris, as well as examining the top 5 influential cards over the 2 days. We also maintain an air of […]
Hi Guys! Two things from episode 20, firstly the lands deck list Stu T used to crush the tournament: 4 Thespian’s Stage 4 Punishing Fire 4 Grove of the Burnwillows 2 Dark Depths 4 Life […]
In this rather more laid back episode, me and Stu discuss recent goings on both in terms of local tournaments and a look ahead to the expected meta at GP Paris and how things have […]
Hi Guys! We said on Episode 19 that there were a couple of good articles mentioning game theory in the context of M:tG. Well here they are: Hall of Famer Frank Karsten:http://www.wizards.com/Magic/Magazine/Article.aspx?x=mtgcom/daily/fk41 Check out his […]
After last weeks look at ‘softer’ skills, this week we look at HOW TO CRUSH YOUR OPPONENT. We look at some examples from game theory and explore what they mean in terms of magic, as […]
In this slightly belated episode (due to real life/technical issues – Sorry!), we take a swift look at the latest release and its applications to legacy, as well as having James Griffin on board to […]
Counterspells are found in all manner of legacy decks, so we take some time to find the most commonly played ones, and discuss their pros and cons. We also take a look at how to […]
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Today we are joined by level 2 judge Tom, who we try to break with questions about priority, rules enforcement levels, layering, and generally how judges approach situations that are commonly found in legacy. And […]
After a break for the festive season, we welcome in the New Year with another single card spotlight. This time we look at Cabal Therapy. We see why it’s different to other forms of discard, […]
Played your 8th esperblade mirror on cockatrice? Fed up of discussing how to beat miracles with storm? We take a bit of a break from looking at serious decks and strategies and have a look […]
Hi Guys! We’re off for a well earned Christmas rest, so there won’t be a podcast next week. Don’t forget to stay in touch and let us know if you see any awesome legacy- related […]
We continue our in depth look at various decks, and today we have Esperblade under the microscope. Seeing as don’t really know how to play control, we enlist the help of legacy star Mark Aylett […]
Storm too strong in the meta? Need that 1 card that hoses ‘hatred’? Stuck on what to bring in against control? We present some musings on sideboarding techniques and see how unique they are in […]
Hi Guys! You may have noticed a debate instigated by Brian Kibler regarding deck names in legacy. Adam Barnello at channel fireball has posted his retort here. The article also contains an explanation of some […]
So, lands. A boring yet essential part of your deck? Not in Legacy! We go over lands in detail and explore just what you can do with your manabase. Stu P also reveals why he […]
Episode 10 – Legacy Staple – Force of Will Well all the excitement of the Bazaar over, we start a new series looking at some of the more famous and influential cards found in legacy. […]
Hi Guys! BoM 8 winner Julian Knabb has written an absolute beast of an article on his deck choice: Elves. AND it’s only part 1! It’s here on starcitygames and is well worth a read! […]
Hi Guys! This weekend is a Legacy Grand Prix in Washington D.C. There are normally some pretty good features alongside all the awesome legacy coverage, and there is a great breakdown of some common rules […]
This week we have a quick look at which decks made Top 8 at the two biggest legacy tournament in the US and Europe. Why didn’t we play in both? THEY WERE ON THE SAME […]
Well after an extended leave of absence to test and then play the Bazaar of Moxen, we are back with a special feature-length live episode of the goings on in France. Stu T will be […]
We have video coverage of the Legacy Top 8 from Bazaar of Moxen – curtesy of Lotus Noir. Thanks to Steve Rich for the link: http://www.twitch.tv/lotusnoirtv/b/476240912 Stu T appears around 5h20m. Bye guys!
Congratulations to Stu T for finishing in the Top 4 of the 2013 Bazaar! After a gruelling two day competition, he was finally defeated by Shahar Shenhar in the semis ( only the world champion […]
With the Bazaar of Moxen looming on the horizon, me and Stu (you know, the other one) talk through our deck choices, card choices, and what we expect the meta to look like. As well […]
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In this week’s episode, we have a closer look at the cards from the new set and see if we can find any legacy playables. And come up with some surprising results…. Your Hosts: Stuart […]
Yes, what can only be your favourite legacy and breakfast combo podcast is now available to download through iTunes, so feel free to subscribe and never miss an episode of bacon and egg powered […]
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The first of what we hope will become a regular slot. We take a deck, give you some opening hands, and look at some unusual situations that you could find yourself in and ways to […]
We take a look at one of the hot decks at the moment, omniscience. Whats in it, how to play with and against it, whats in the board and what you need 16 cantrips for […]
Here we break down various archetypes you might find when you go to a legacy tournament. We discuss the pros and cons of Aggro, Control and Combo, as well as look at linear verses non-linear […]
In this exciting episode, we are joined by Heather to discuss getting into the format, the awesome power of spectral lynx, the state of aggro, M14 rules changes, how to do things on a budget […]
Who are we? What is legacy? How can I get into it? How did the format begin? What important changes were made? Why do we ask so many questions? All these are answered here. AND […]
Well today we started the what will be a regular update to the podcasts, either weekly or once a fortnight (dependent on real world issues). So relax, have a coffee and have a listen!
Well after several weeks sweating away creating some top quality content, we are proud to announce that the first 4 episodes of the legacy breakfast are up so have a listen and let us know […]
Look for our first episode soon! If you have feedback, or questions about the format, please email legacybreakfast at googlemail dot com.