Casual Ponderings

Casual Ponderings is a Magic: the Gathering podcast dedicated to Modern and Legacy. Join Seth and Corey each week as they discuss the game from a casual point of view.

July 9th, 2019    

Ep. 35 - Arcanists Get All the Girls

Corey shares a new deck that he's been brewing in the Modern format: Mardu Arcanist. 

July 3rd, 2019    

Ep. 34 - Core Set 2020

Corey and Seth discuss cards from Core Set 2020 that could see play in Modern or Legacy.

June 24th, 2019    

Ep. 33 - GP Dallas Expectations with Justin Wade

Corey, Seth, and Justin discuss the changes in the modern format and their expectations for GP Dallas. 

June 18th, 2019    

Ep. 32 - The Hogaak Tier

Hogaak, Arisen Necropolis finds an immediate home in Modern and Legacy. Corey shares other new brews in Modern, and Seth discusses the rise of Dreadhorde Arcanist.

June 11th, 2019    

Ep. 31 - Goonies Never Say Mulligan

Check out JuggerKnott's amazing stained-glassed version of History of Benalia at

Have you heard about the MTG Netflix animated series? Are you happy with the London Mulligan being implemented in all formats? Did you attend the Modern Horizon's pre-release? Let us know at!

June 5th, 2019    

Ep. 30 - Modern Horizons

Did Modern get sweet new counters or removal? Will Goblins or Ninjas become competitive? Did Modern or Legacy get any relevant upgrades? Corey and Seth share their opinions of Modern Horizons and its contributions to the eternal formats.

May 28th, 2019    

Ep. 29 - Pondering with Justin Wade

Justin Wade returns to the show to discuss the MCQ system, the impact of WAR on modern, and a few Modern Horizons spoilers.

May 21st, 2019    

Ep. 28 - Sweet Top Decks and Mental Fatigue

Corey and Seth react to Flusterstorm being revealed as the Buy-a-Box promo for Modern Horizons. Corey shares a super sweet top deck during Modern FNM, and Seth shares his struggle with mental fatigue during a Team Trios event.

May 14th, 2019    

Ep. 27 - Planeswalkin’ in Legacy

Corey continues to test new cards in Deadguy Ale, WotC provides an update for WAR Mythic Edition, and Corey and Seth discuss UW Show & Tell and the innovations to Eldrazi Post!

May 7th, 2019    

Ep. 26 - Mythic Disaster Edition III

Should Wizards of the Coast abandon Mythic Editions? Corey and Seth discuss ways to improve the purchase of the product and share their matches for the week!

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