Episode 84— February 7th, 2022

Kamigawa: Neon Dynasty Mechanics & First Impressions

Theme: Artifacts and Enchantments
Theme: Vehicles
New Mechanic: Reconfigure
New Mechanic: Modified
Returning Mechanic: Sagas
Returning Mechanic: Ninjutsu
Returning Mechanic: Channel
Unnamed Mechanic: “Pilots”
Returning Mechanic: Shrines
Unnamed Mechanic: “Samurai Exalted”
Overall Thoughts on Kamigawa: Neon Dynasty

The first of our three part set review for Kamigawa: Neon Dynasty is here! Andy and Anthony are putting their designer hats on and talking about their first impressions of the triumphant return to Kamigawa. Neon Dynasty brings a handful of flexible mechanics along with a slew of new artifact and enchantment focused themes. Which mechanics are open-ended enough to see broad play? Which kinds of cubes will benefit most from the new themes and archetypes? What would Andy and Anthony change if they could go back in time and remake Magic from the beginning? Find out within!

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