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Join Gaby Spartz and Mashi Scanlan each week as they cover the latest in Magic news and events. Prepare yourself for hot takes, Mashi's attempt at clever jokes, and a deep dive into Magic, gaming, and more!

Join Gaby Spartz and Mashi Scanlan each week as they cover the latest in Magic news and events. Prepare yourself for hot takes, Mashi's attempt at clever jokes, and a deep dive into Magic, gaming, and more!

Location:

United States

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Join Gaby Spartz and Mashi Scanlan each week as they cover the latest in Magic news and events. Prepare yourself for hot takes, Mashi's attempt at clever jokes, and a deep dive into Magic, gaming, and more!

Language:

English

Contact:

2027166118


Episodes

MagicFM #71 - Twitch Leaks and Magic Memories

10/7/2021
Gaby and Mashi cover the huge Twitch data breach, as well as share their favorite memories from paper Magic. Timestamps 07:08 - Twitch Leaks 35:16 - Favorite Paper Magic Memories Social Media MagicFM - @MagicFMPodcast Gaby Spartz - @GabySpartz Mashi Scanlan - @MashiScanlan Links Twitch leaks LSV's content creation Twitter thread

Duration:00:58:28

MagicFM #70 - A New Innistrad and a New Year of Magic

9/4/2021
Gaby and Mashi take a look at the mechanics of Innistrad, as well as what's coming next year to the world of Magic. Timestamps 12:19 - Innistrad Midnight Hunt Mechanics 25:40 - Store Championship 34:28 - 2022 Standard Releases 50:25 - Ancillary Products and Universes Beyond Social Media MagicFM - @MagicFMPodcast Gaby Spartz - @GabySpartz Mashi Scanlan - @MashiScanlan Links Magic Showcase Announcements

Duration:01:02:34

MagicFM #69 - A Nice Look at Spoilers and Digital Mechanics

8/6/2021
With digital mechanics and spoiler seasons coming from all sides, Gaby and Mashi discuss if it's getting to be too overwhelming to follow. Timestamps Jumpstart and Digital only mechanics - 15:00 Are there too many spoilers? - 41:38 Social Media MagicFM - @MagicFMPodcast Gaby Spartz - @GabySpartz Mashi Scanlan - @MashiScanlan Links Jumpstart Historic Horizons details

Duration:00:59:47

MagicFM #68 - Venturing Into The Dungeon

7/1/2021
Gaby and Mashi jump right into Adventures in the Forgotten Realms, with takes on the mechanics, flavor, and more! Timestamps AFR Dungeons - 13:25 Flavor text in mechanics - 26:24 Flavor of the set and expectations born from D&D lore - 38:00 Final thoughts on AFR - 56:00 Social Media MagicFM - @MagicFMPodcast Gaby Spartz - @GabySpartz Mashi Scanlan - @MashiScanlan

Duration:01:03:40

MagicFM #67 - New Horizons for Both Modern and Pro Magic

6/3/2021
The winds of change are coming - Gaby and Mashi weigh in on Modern Horizons 2, the future of Pro Magic, and more. Timestamps The death of the MPL - 12:45 Modern Horizons 2 Dive - 28:14 Social Media MagicFM - @MagicFMPodcast Gaby Spartz - @GabySpartz Mashi Scanlan - @MashiScanlan Links MPL cancellation announcement

Duration:01:05:12

MagicFM #66 - A Legendary Summer

5/7/2021
Gaby and Mashi weigh in on the massive announcement drop this week, covering topics from the D&D crossover set to Modern Horizons 2 (and more)! Timestamps Modern Horizons 2 News - 10:39 Adventures in the Forgotten Realms News - 31:27 WPN Play and Arena Announcements - 43:43 Social Media MagicFM - @MagicFMPodcast Gaby Spartz - @GabySpartz Mashi Scanlan - @MashiScanlan Links Summer of Legend Article

Duration:00:59:31

MagicFM #65 - Back to School With Strixhaven

4/2/2021
Gaby and Mashi take a look at the latest Strixhaven reveals, while also tackling artistic plagiarism and Arena on Mobile! Timestamps All about Strixhaven - 07:18 Crux of Fate plagiarism - 37:07 MTG Arena on Mobile - 50:40 Social Media MagicFM - @MagicFMPodcast Gaby Spartz - @GabySpartz Mashi Scanlan - @MashiScanlan Links Jason Felix's tweet Crux of Fate side by side comparison

Duration:01:01:06

MagicFM #64 - Time Spiral Previews and Going Beyond the Magic Universe

3/2/2021
Gaby and Mashi unveil MagicFM's first preview cards, and they are about what you'd expect (let's just say that lands are NOT safe). They also discuss Universe's Beyond, as Magic is opening its doors to tons of new IPs. Timestamps Time Spiral Remastered previews! - 13:00 Universe's Beyond announcement - 24:09 Hasbro reorg announcement - 39:20 Social Media MagicFM - @MagicFMPodcast Gaby Spartz - @GabySpartz Mashi Scanlan - @MashiScanlan Links Magic's Voyages to Universe's...

Duration:01:02:45

MagicFM #63 - The Definitive Tier List Discussion

2/6/2021
Gaby and Mashi make a tier list...of the positives and negatives of tier lists. They also check in on Kaldheim and Arena Mobile in an action-packed episode of MagicFM. Timestamps Is ranking players bad? - 08:00 Checking in on Kaldheim - 38:21 Checking in on Arena Mobile - 45:01 WotC developer roadmap - 53:40 Social Media MagicFM - @MagicFMPodcast Gaby Spartz - @GabySpartz Mashi Scanlan - @MashiScanlan Links MTG Arena State of the Game MTG Arena Mobile FAQ

Duration:01:02:46

MagicFM #62 - Big Previews, Big Announcement

1/15/2021
In a special episode of MagicFM, Gaby and Mashi announce a new schedule, and take a look at Kaldheim spoilers and MTGO news alongside it. Timestamps 08:26 - MagicFM moving to monthly announcement 12:00 - More Kaldheim Previews! 51:56 - Mythic Tokens and MTGO Subscription Model? Social Media MagicFM - @MagicFMPodcast Gaby Spartz - @GabySpartz Mashi Scanlan - @MashiScanlan Links CFB Box Breaks Scryfall Previews Mythic Tokens

Duration:01:00:55

MagicFM #61 - Rocking Out To Kaldheim

1/8/2021
There have been a ton of Kaldheim previews this week, so Gaby and Mashi dive in, covering the new cards, mechanics, and more (as well as a check-in on MTGA Mobile). Timestamps 10:00 - New Kaldheim planeswalkers 25 :00 - Discussing the Kaldheim new and returning mechanics 47:19 - MTGA for mobile early access 53:12 - Cassette tape mystery in influencer's crates Social Media MagicFM - @MagicFMPodcast Gaby Spartz - @GabySpartz Mashi Scanlan - @MashiScanlan Links Niko Aris story Tyvar...

Duration:01:01:36

MagicFM #60 - Looking Back at 2020 and Forward to the Future

1/1/2021
Gaby and Mashi close out 2020 strong, reviewing this wild year and seeing how many of their wishlist items came true (plus making a new wishlist for next year). Timestamps 10:00 - Year in review 43:10 - Checks and bricks 47:46 - Wishlist for 2021 Social Media MagicFM - @MagicFMPodcast Gaby Spartz - @GabySpartz Mashi Scanlan - @MashiScanlan

Duration:01:05:24

MagicFM #59 - Should Wizards Pay Creators To Preview Cards?

12/18/2020
Everyone loves preview cards, but should Wizards be paying the creators for previewing them? Gaby and Mashi share their thoughts, and explore the consequences of such a change. Timestamps 10:54 - Should Wizards pay creators for previews? Social Media MagicFM - @MagicFMPodcast Gaby Spartz - @GabySpartz Mashi Scanlan - @MashiScanlan Links Spice8Rack's twitter thread Cube April's tweet

Duration:01:02:34

MagicFM #58 - You've Made It To The Pro Tour: Now What? (Feat. Carolyn Kavanagh)

12/11/2020
In a special episode, Gaby and Mashi interview first-time Pro Tour competitor Carolyn Kavanagh on her experiences qualifying for and competing in the Zendikar Rising Championship. Social Media Carolyn - @MightyLinguine MagicFM - @MagicFMPodcast Gaby Spartz - @GabySpartz Mashi Scanlan - @MashiScanlan Links Carolyn's Twitch Supreme Verdict Videocast FAM: Friends and Magic

Duration:01:01:49

MagicFM #57 - No More Reservations

12/4/2020
This week, Gaby and Mashi tackle the Reserved List in depth, and it may surprise you where they land on it (unless you think they hate it, in which case you're right). Timestamps 17:30 - All about the Reserve List Social Media MagicFM - @MagicFMPodcast Gaby Spartz - @GabySpartz Mashi Scanlan - @MashiScanlan Links Reserve List

Duration:01:01:25

MagicFM #56 - To Infinity and Beyond

11/20/2020
This week, Gaby and Mashi cover the unique situation that two MOCS competitors found themselves in last week, while also examining just how expensive Arena has gotten. Timestamps 12:32 - Reversal of match outcome at the MOCS 42:00 - Rising cost of Arena, especially Historic Social Media MagicFM - @MagicFMPodcast Gaby Spartz - @GabySpartz Mashi Scanlan - @MashiScanlan Links MJ's statement Oliver's tweet Saffron Olive's tweet 1 Saffron Olive's tweet 2

Duration:01:00:56

MagicFM #55 - Magical Mailbag

11/13/2020
Gaby and Mashi go to the mailbag this week, answering questions that range from what their unluckiest break was to their favorite Magic art, and much more. Timestamps 12:00 - Questions start Social Media MagicFM - @MagicFMPodcast Gaby Spartz - @GabySpartz Mashi Scanlan - @MashiScanlan Links Slow Cooker Zuppa Toscana

Duration:01:02:38

MagicFM #54 - League Play Is Sweet, Supreme Draft Is Sour

11/5/2020
Gaby and Mashi discuss the changes they like about MPL/Rivals league play, while expressing their displeasure about supreme draft and alternate art in the Vintage Cube. Timestamps 19:00 - MPL Weekly vs. Weekly League Play 41:00 - Vintage Cube Art and Supreme Drafts Social Media MagicFM - @MagicFMPodcast Gaby Spartz - @GabySpartz Mashi Scanlan - @MashiScanlan Links Cube Alternate Art MTGO Supreme Draft Schedule

Duration:01:03:20

MagicFM #53 - Is Jeweled Lotus OK?

10/30/2020
Jeweled Lotus blew up the internet yesterday - Gaby and Mashi cover all things Lotus, as well as Arena's mobile delay and Hasbro's earnings call. Timestamps 15:00 - Jeweled Lotus 48:10 - Hasbro earnings report interesting tidbits + mobile delayed Social Media MagicFM - @MagicFMPodcast Gaby Spartz - @GabySpartz Mashi Scanlan - @MashiScanlan Links Cube April's Tweet Patrick Chapin's Tweet Earning's Report

Duration:01:04:02

MagicFM #52 - A Year of MagicFM!

10/22/2020
Gaby and Mashi celebrate their 52nd episode by doing a giveaway, talking about when we might return to paper Magic, and discussing the WotC rules that led to a high-profile retirement this week. Timestamps 02:00 - 52nd Episode Celebration Plans and Giveaway 16:00 - WotC Suspends In-Store Play Until January 34:54 - WotC employee / spouse co-habitation rules Social Media MagicFM - @MagicFMPodcast Gaby Spartz - @GabySpartz Mashi Scanlan - @MashiScanlan Links Virtual GP Twitter...

Duration:00:58:32