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Orginally published 7/24/2006
The Stack and Priority by Kevin Weber
Need to know what the Stack and what Priority are? Or feeling up to learning a few subtle ways they can be harnessed that most advanced players haven't considered? Quiz included.
Orginally published 6/16/2008
Player Interactivity by Saran Ekambaram
Is anyone else tired of playing games that offer no interaction between players? I am speaking of a big trend that has been around too long in magic. There are far too many decks out there that take the concept of winning as a direct translation to cutting off all interaction between players in a game.
Orginally published 8/20/2007
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Erayo, Soratami Ascendant Buy + Rule of Law Buy
Costly but effective.
Play Erayo first
then 2 cheap spells(granted the other guy doesn't play anything)
then finally Rule of Law last.

Posted by Electro Dragon
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