The Serum Visions Podcast
Serum Visions: Episode 35 - I’ve Got A Chip on My Shoulder (And it’s a Jellyfish)

Serum Visions: Episode 35 - I’ve Got A Chip on My Shoulder (And it’s a Jellyfish)

March 4, 2022

Serum Visions is a Magic: The Gathering podcast about iterative brewing. Each episode we work on a project -- a deck, strategy, or archetype that we think has room for exploration -- and brew to the fringes of competitive deck building.

In this episode we talk about reality... the reality chip that is. The newest jellyfish on the scene is blowin' our minds. Will it blow some decks wide open?  Lets fine out...

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Decklists:

Arun's Grinding Breach (Jellyfish style) - https://www.moxfield.com/decks/9kUZNWPCOEG1SaFe-yZsXg

Zach's Mono U Artifacts - https://www.streamdecker.com/deck/B9ZbHdujx

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Serum Visions: Episode 34 - Follow Your Heart

Serum Visions: Episode 34 - Follow Your Heart

January 27, 2022

Serum Visions is a Magic: The Gathering podcast about iterative brewing. Each episode we work on a project -- a deck, strategy, or archetype that we think has room for exploration -- and brew to the fringes of competitive deck building. 

 

In this episode we. revisit some old favorites as we take a whack at some new takes on Monastery Mentor, Tezzeret, Agent of Bolas, and the elusive SilverGaak. Have new cards brought new life to our old friends?

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Decklists:

Arun's Esper Mentor - https://www.moxfield.com/decks/8NUI8Sb8LU2LgdS228dw2g

Zach's SilverGaak - https://www.streamdecker.com/deck/vZNqP1wpn

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Serum Visions: Episode 33 - Tie a Bow on 2021

Serum Visions: Episode 33 - Tie a Bow on 2021

January 13, 2022

Note: The intro and the podcast content don't quite align this week for various reasons, so if you're interested in hearing about Mentor, Dance of the Manse, or Tezzeret stay tuned for the next episode.

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Serum Visions is a Magic: The Gathering podcast about iterative brewing. Each episode we work on a project -- a deck, strategy, or archetype that we think has room for exploration -- and brew to the fringes of competitive deck building. 

 

In this episode we ring in the new year by talking about the old. We’ll wax poetic on the state of brewing in Modern and how the past year of cards have impacted the format.

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Decklists:

Arun's 3rd Place (Challenge) Grinding Breach - https://www.mtggoldfish.com/deck/4525092#paper

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Serum Visions: Episode 32 - Brewing Control with 1stTurnNegator

Serum Visions: Episode 32 - Brewing Control with 1stTurnNegator

December 15, 2021

Serum Visions is a Magic: The Gathering podcast about iterative brewing. Each episode we work on a project -- a deck, strategy, or archetype that we think has room for exploration -- and brew to the fringes of competitive deck building. 

 

In this episode we welcome special guest Soren Wellman aka 1stTurnNegator to the pod to discuss brewing control decks and how he thinks about attacking the Modern metagame. Soren has a pedigree of Challenge Top 32s playing decks from 5c Niv to Blue Moon.

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Decklists:

Jiggy's Esper Erayo Mentor - https://www.moxfield.com/decks/8NUI8Sb8LU2LgdS228dw2g

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Serum Visions: Episode 31 - Post Vegas Recap and A Brewing Vacation

Serum Visions: Episode 31 - Post Vegas Recap and A Brewing Vacation

December 1, 2021

Serum Visions is a Magic: The Gathering podcast about iterative brewing. Each episode we work on a project -- a deck, strategy, or archetype that we think has room for exploration -- and brew to the fringes of competitive deck building. 

 

In this episode Arun recaps his experiences in Vegas, although he didn’t come home with a Trophy he’s still the undisputed champion in our hearts. After that we’ll take a slight vacation from the brews as Brian talks about learning a new deck.  

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Decklists:

Arun's Esper Erayo Mentor - https://www.moxfield.com/decks/8NUI8Sb8LU2LgdS228dw2g

Brian's Brewing Vacation (Affinity) - https://www.mtggoldfish.com/deck/4416811#paper

Zach's Hullbreaker Erayo - http://www.streamdecker.com/deck/2v4z_eej_

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Serum Visions: Episode 30 - Crimson Vows and Guide Beats

Serum Visions: Episode 30 - Crimson Vows and Guide Beats

November 17, 2021

Serum Visions is a Magic: The Gathering podcast about iterative brewing. Each episode we work on a project -- a deck, strategy, or archetype that we think has room for exploration -- and brew to the fringes of competitive deck building. 

 

In this episode we take a look at some of the new Crimson Vow cards, will any find a home in Modern? After that we check in on a developing brew with Wayward Guide-Beast.  

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Decklists:

Brian's Boros Beast (updated)

Arun's Grinding Breach

Moksha’s Jeskai Grinding Breach - Feat T3feri

Alakai Jeskai Grinding Breach - Esper sents and teferi

RNG Special Temur Grinding Breach - Wrenn and Six SB Veil and Wilt

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Serum Visions: Episode 29 - Singing Midrange; Breach the Rainbow; Wayward Nonsense

Serum Visions: Episode 29 - Singing Midrange; Breach the Rainbow; Wayward Nonsense

November 3, 2021

Serum Visions is a Magic: The Gathering podcast about iterative brewing. Each episode we work on a project -- a deck, strategy, or archetype that we think has room for exploration -- and brew to the fringes of competitive deck building. 

 

In this episode we welcome back Emiliano Sagasti, aka Morde to the pod to discuss advancements with Song of Creation. After that we’ll talk about some early stage nonsense featuring Wayward Guide-Beast and ways to abuse it.  

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Decklists:

Arun's Grinding Breach - https://www.moxfield.com/decks/LDkz3QBjW0-6bGtEIavnqA

Emiliano's 4c Elemental Song (10-0 run) - https://www.mtggoldfish.com/deck/4397384#paper

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Serum Visions: Episode 28 - Indomitable Advances and Polishing Breach

Serum Visions: Episode 28 - Indomitable Advances and Polishing Breach

October 20, 2021

Serum Visions is a Magic: The Gathering podcast about iterative brewing. Each episode we work on a project -- a deck, strategy, or archetype that we think has room for exploration -- and brew to the fringes of competitive deck building. 

 

In this episode we discuss some of the turns that Indomitable Creativity decks have been taking recently. Zach takes a crack at Song of Creation while Arun is putting the polish on Grinding Breach.  

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Arun's Grinding Breach - https://www.moxfield.com/decks/LDkz3QBjW0-6bGtEIavnqA

Zach's 4c Creativity - https://www.streamdecker.com/deck/U2oDta9G9

Zach's 4c Creativity Tournament Report - https://www.reddit.com/r/ModernMagic/comments/q5o0xj/4c_creativity_october_9th_tournament_report

Zach's Indomitable Sideboard Guide - https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ZpWYIdVCq0LPQGclZ4uG8C0AF-aLib9UFPv5dbStnP0/edit#

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Serum Visions: Episode 27 - A Song of Storm and Squirrels

Serum Visions: Episode 27 - A Song of Storm and Squirrels

September 29, 2021

Serum Visions is a Magic: The Gathering podcast about iterative brewing. Each episode we work on a project -- a deck, strategy, or archetype that we think has room for exploration -- and brew to the fringes of competitive deck building. 

 

In this episode we take another pass at some old favorites. Can Song of Creation take center stage after some of the recent set releases, and how did Brian end up back on Bolas’s Citadel?  

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Decklists:

Arun's Grinding Breach (5-0) - https://www.mtggoldfish.com/deck/4319189#paper

Brian's Jund Citadel - https://www.moxfield.com/decks/UYlodXyq4UOXcqD4dq4Bug

Brian's Temur Song - https://www.moxfield.com/decks/WPAKv3fLX06QP_EJD5bG7w

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Serum Visions: Episode 26b - Goryo‘s Sandwich with GrilledCheese - Gitaxian Probe #2

Serum Visions: Episode 26b - Goryo‘s Sandwich with GrilledCheese - Gitaxian Probe #2

September 21, 2021

In this supplemental episode of Serum Visions we welcome guest GrilledCheese to the broadcast to discuss the vengeance of Goryo, lament the loss of Seismic Assault, and discuss the complaetion of Urza’s Saga. The oil is within you now, prepare yourself. This is the Gitaxian Probe.

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Decklists:

GrilledCheese's Asmoremrakiselbrand - https://aetherhub.com/Deck/Public/587427

GrilledCheese's Sultai Ayula's - https://aetherhub.com/Deck/Public/599905

GrilledCheese's Grixis Liquimetal Control - https://aetherhub.com/Deck/Public/596982

GrilledCheese's Abzan Pox - https://aetherhub.com/Deck/Public/596296

GrilledCheese's Heartbeat Storm - https://aetherhub.com/Deck/Public/374959

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GrilledCheez on Twitter: https://twitter.com/GrilledCheezMTG

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