Be Boring – Audio Version

The following episode of Farming Eternal is an audio version of “Be Boring,” one of my first articles about the drafting process. While the set-specific information in the article primarily focuses on set 9, Argent Depths, the audio version contains some of my general thoughts on limited and opinions on set 1 that I tryContinue reading “Be Boring – Audio Version”

Listen – Leveling up and Learning

Thank you so much for being here, choir. You may sit down and relax for a while, ‘cuz I’m about to preach. You’re preparing to read a lengthy CCG article written by a person who has won zero tournaments. That being the case, it’s safe to assume that you recognize the value of learning fromContinue reading “Listen – Leveling up and Learning”

Forging Fundamentals

New Eternal players, y’all don’t realize how good you have have it. You might not know @Jedi_EJ, but he’s got your back. “How can I help newer players get better at limited?” I’ve been asking myself. My overexcited brain: “Decks that are hard to draft and play!” (Feln Control) “CHOO CHOOO in big letters!” (QuadrantContinue reading “Forging Fundamentals”

Quadrant Theory: Part 1 – Card Evaluation

1. Evaluating Cards I struggled, I really did. For days, weeks, leading up to Grand Prix Providence, I found myself floundering in areas where I usually excel. I questioned all the methods and strategies that I’d been successful with in the past. Changing my approach didn’t lead to better results. Nothing seemed to be working.Continue reading “Quadrant Theory: Part 1 – Card Evaluation”

It’s Time to Draft the Hard Way in Eternal My first Eternal article. I didn’t feel like being able to draft the hard way was a big advantage in Echoes of Eternity draft, but that changed with Argent Depths. The draft packs have been updated since the article was written, so some of the specifics are no longer relevant (shadow 2-drops, for example),Continue reading “It’s Time to Draft the Hard Way in Eternal”

Drafting Good Decks with “Bad” Cards: Feln Control This article is more format-specific than the other two. Sadly, this deck is harder to draft now because Wisdom of Elders and the Shadow removal in the draft packs are no longer weighted as heavily. Feln Control is on the advanced end of deckbuilding. Not an archetype for novice players.