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Being a Magic the Gathering player and a Planeswalker can be difficult, and that is okay! But here, at the Unlucky Lounge, we kick back, relax, and enjoy all that Magic and limited has to offer here with Draft and Draft. We will look back at the past and tell stories of drafting yesterdays to perhaps see today in new and interesting ways. Most importantly, we are going to find the fun of playing this game that brings us all together. Come on in, we have some sweet brews for you!

Being a Magic the Gathering player and a Planeswalker can be difficult, and that is okay! But here, at the Unlucky Lounge, we kick back, relax, and enjoy all that Magic and limited has to offer here with Draft and Draft. We will look back at the past and tell stories of drafting yesterdays to perhaps see today in new and interesting ways. Most importantly, we are going to find the fun of playing this game that brings us all together. Come on in, we have some sweet brews for you!

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United States

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Being a Magic the Gathering player and a Planeswalker can be difficult, and that is okay! But here, at the Unlucky Lounge, we kick back, relax, and enjoy all that Magic and limited has to offer here with Draft and Draft. We will look back at the past and tell stories of drafting yesterdays to perhaps see today in new and interesting ways. Most importantly, we are going to find the fun of playing this game that brings us all together. Come on in, we have some sweet brews for you!

Language:

English


Episodes

FNP 1.15.21- Tinkerer's Cube is back, whoot! But mono red is still quite good :)

1/15/2021
Happy Friday, all my Unlucky Lounge rats! To celebrate, we fire up the latest limited format on MtGA: Tinkerer's Cube! So nice, that cube had to come out twice in the span of 2 months. Come on in, find a seat and see Cory and Borok play through a draft while learning some important lessons in how to get mono red'ed.

Duration:00:29:01

It's Time for Animani-drafts!

1/13/2021
A new addition to the Unlucky Lounge sends Cory, Borok, and even Mr. Turtle on another semi-surreal adventure. Turns out that when a new TV mixes with the Time Traveling Conjuror's Closet, some real nostalgic things are bound to happen. Enjoy this love letter for my fellow planeswalkers who love 90's cartoons and the art of parody!

Duration:00:28:17

FNP 1.8.21 - Juggling Kaldheim Conversations and some blades with RNA!

1/8/2021
It is that crazy time of the season with Flashback drafts come flying at us alongside previews for the next MtG set: Kaldheim! But we at the Unlucky Lounge are not skipping a beat. Join Borok and Cory as they draft the latest flashback draft (RNA) and talk some of the most recent card spoilers with Friday Night Podcast (FNP).

Duration:00:43:59

A Conversation with Thea Pt 2: "Death by a Thousand Paper Cuts" Revisited

1/5/2021
The somewhat unplanned "Thea Trilogy" ends with an electric yet important conversation. Calling back to the TCGPlayer article "Death by a Thousand Paper Cuts", Thea recalls tectonic shifts in her time playing MtG while looking towards the future that promotes inclusiveness and openness. Do yourselves a favor and listen to this one and learn with me (Cory) about perspectives and point of views through the eyes of a different perspective. Thea's Original Article:...

Duration:00:38:46

FNP 1.1.21 - You gotta believe...; Cube time with Thea (@femmtg)

1/1/2021
Happy New Year, all my Unlucky Lounge Rats! 2020 is DONE and we start the new year with more collaboration time with the amazing Thea (@femmtg). I got her hooked on MtGA cube and we will see if our game plans can sync up for some good times (hint: we believed :). Make us your first draft of 2021 by coming into The Unlucky Lounge to enjoy some sick Cubage...we will keep a seat warm for you! Connect with Thea: https://twitter.com/femmtg Twitch Link for 2000th Download Stream:...

Duration:00:54:29

A Conversation with Thea Part 1; Ft. @femmtg

12/29/2020
When guests come by it is time to roll out the red carpet to the Feature Table! Life, likes and the love of the MtG comes out when I sit down with fellow planeswalker and author Restoration Thea (@femmtg) for some communing and conversation: an interview episode that is not to be missed!

Duration:00:36:56

FNP 12.25.20 - Bugging out with some friends; ft. Jeff from LTF...Also, Happy Holidays!

12/25/2020
Happy holidays to all and we keep our operations rolling here in The Unlucky Lounge. But what are the holidays with out the friends we care about? We welcome back Jeff to the show to talk and draft some cube deck that is certainly good enough to "raise the dead" :). Check out Jeff's new show LTF (Long Term Friendship): https://www.purpleelfproductions.com/ltf Watch this deck play out on YouTube! https://youtu.be/Jridkh-bkWQ Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/draftanddraft

Duration:00:44:46

A Kaldheim Blogatog Top 5 Mystery...a giant one!

12/21/2020
Can you feel the new set lingering in the air? Is the sense of wonder and whimsy at the prospect flowing through every pore of your body? Then, jump into the Unlucky Lounge and let us help you ride that hype train with our Top 5 Kaldheim Predictions from MARO's Blogatog post. Are we onto something or are our theories full of hot air and holes? Tune in and find out! MARO's Blogatog Post: https://markrosewater.tumblr.com/post/637765869881163776/maros-kaldheim-teaser Support us on Patreon:...

Duration:00:27:14

FNP 12.18.20 - CUBE SEASON! Come in and be a super friend with some Superfriends!

12/18/2020
MtGA has brought it online! It is Cube Season, all you Unlucky Lounge Rats, and you know Borok and Cory are ready to dive in. Be amongst the first to get some keen insights in the MtGA cube and all of its glory. Will the two denizens of the Unlucky Lounge make the "Superfriends" strategy work in the latest iteration of the cube? Tune in to find out! To support the show: https://www.patreon.com/draftanddraft

Duration:00:43:53

FNP 12.11.20 - Inspired to stay open! A "Not so" Hidden Stockpile strategy.

12/11/2020
The world of energy and artifacts opens up to Cory and Borok for this week's Friday Night Podcast! On the eve of the return of Arena Cube, will the two find a win...or maybe even a serviceable deck after missing out on their second pick? Tune in to find out! Find us on Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/draftanddraftcory Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/draftanddraft

Duration:00:37:59

FNP 12.4.20- Calling in the Calvary! Bolstering and boosting with big white/green.

12/4/2020
Cheers to all of my Unlucky Lounge Rats for making it to the end of another week! Time to grab an untap step and join Borok and I as we put out some classic B.R.E.A.D. limited decks in this week's FNP. Welcome back to the Unlucky Lounge...we save a seat for ya! To support the show: https://www.patreon.com/draftanddraft

Duration:00:36:02

Love in the time of Kaladesh + State of the Pub Address

12/3/2020
We are near our one year anniversary and so we send out our "State of the Pub" address to all of my Unlucky Lounge Rats! New media, socials and offerings abound in this episode, along with us returning to our story telling episodes. Sit back, relax, grab an untap step and enjoy our jaunt into my favorite Magic Competitive memory: GP Kaladesh 2016.

Duration:00:47:46

FNP 11.27.20 - Grinding some Noxious Gearhulks! Sequencing is NOT sus in Kaladesh...it's clutch!

11/27/2020
Happy Thanksgiving to all of my Unlucky Lounge Rats! To show how thankful I am to all of my listeners, we woke from a solid food nap to draft and real grindfest of a deck...to which MtGA rewards us with quite a clutch card! Join us this week for another Kaladesh draft while Borok gets some well deserved Zzzzzzzz's. To Support the Show: https://www.patreon.com/draftanddraft

Duration:00:43:55

37- Commander Legends Sealed Deck Tech!

11/23/2020
We are getting ready for some exciting Commander Legends Limited play in Command Fest 3! However, we kick it up a notch with making this episode a video/ audio hybrid! Check the link below to see the video link to our channel to see the opening of the sealed pool alongside the audio "to go" podcasting fun you come to expect! What kinds of goodies and wonders are in store for this non standard set? Join me for a live opening and conversation on these crazy Commander cards! Link to support...

Duration:00:33:08

FNP 11.20.20 - Night falls, we rise! Looking out for oddball decks in Kaladesh!

11/20/2020
A week in and I can easily say this set has been grinding my gears...but in a good way! Borok and Cory open up the Unlucky Lounge for you to join in on Friday Night Podcast. What happens when vehicles meet the night time...well that is a FUN time you have to listen to get maximum enjoyment! Link to Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/draftanddraft Link to my collaboration with Arjuna on Arena Craft Podcast:...

Duration:00:39:46

FNP 11.12.20 - Improvising a Win! Kaladesh Remastered is Online!

11/13/2020
Riding the nostalgia train to limited value town! Hearing that Kaladesh was coming to MtGA was a treat and the treat is finally here for consumption! Join Cory and Borok as they indulge their sweet tooth on servos and synergies!

Duration:00:42:03

Borok and Cory Face Their Bogus (yet Excellent) Zendikar Adventure

11/10/2020
When in doubt, pull the Time Travel out! Borok and Cory are visited by a familiar face who starts the two of them on a retrospective journey through Zendikar, through time and through a whole lot of fun! How does Zendikar Rising hold up against our previous visits to this iconic landfall plane? Tune into this SUPERSIZED episode!

Duration:00:41:27

FNP 11.6.20 - Ikoria's on my mind! R/B Stacking and Sacking.

11/6/2020
The last week of flashback season is upon us before we go to Kaladesh once more! Before we go back to the iconic steampunk world, we revisit a land of mutation, cycling and some sweet limited decks. Join Borok and Cory as they draft a classic deck with and end game twist.

Duration:00:35:07

Flashback: Throne of Eldraine! "Be aggressive!...but also quite controlling?" Ft Quiz Answers (Ep 35)

10/29/2020
If you know me, then you know I can't resist a good flashback draft! On top of that, it's Throne of Eldraine...and then trivia answers to put the cherry on top of the podcast sundae...how can you resist? Borok and I venture back to Eldraine, do some midweek drafting and reveal the answers to our Episode 35 game "Quizzical with Listicles" (#spoileralert...listen to 35 first:).

Duration:00:36:29

FNP 10.23.20 - Proper birding and a PSA on pressing the right buttons (Starring Eric Hawkins)

10/23/2020
The week's end is upon us and so we bring Friday in the right way! Friday Night Podcast this week features a great friend, an amazing streamer and fantastic Magic player playing with us: Eric Hawkins! Tune in as THE Conanhawk birds a draft with us and talks life, ZNR and more!

Duration:00:40:20