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Monday Night Magic #292 | Dark Ascension with Laura and Spruke

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This Week in Magic

Bill Boulden and Laura Diemer join us this episode to talk about their new album, Katana and Tonic, which drops Thursday, January 12. We've also got Eric with us again!  Marcel even makes a cameo at the end!  After we cover all the news and whatnot, we took a quick break to wait until midnight so we could check out the first Dark Ascension previews.  Hope everyone enjoys!

-- Bill Boulden on Twitter

-- Laura Diemer on Twitter

-- Laura by Spruke's "I Hate" video

-- Laura by Spruke's "Corridors of Time (Chrono Trigger Zeal cover)" video

-- Marshal Sutcliffe from Limited Resources got 51st place at GP Austin

-- Magic 2013 Release Information

-- There is a possibility of byes for PTQs in the future according to Aaron Forsythe on Twitter

-- Raphael Levy takes down GP Austin

-- Charles Gindy takes down the SCG Atlanta Standard Open

-- New WPN Site taken over by Bill Stark, with new content going up 3 days a week

-- New prizes on Lansdell's "Get me to Vancouver" raffle!

-- Magic meets D&D

-- Dark Ascension Card Image Gallery

-- Playing with the Unrelenting Force on Skyrim video Chewie mentioned

-- Magic the Gathering Toolbox -- The only OFFICIAL WotC Magic App --- To be released soon --- Wizards of the Coast announced today that they will be releasing the first official mobile application for Magic: The Magic: The Gathering Toolbox!  This new, free app will allow players to build decks, research strategies, and find events, and also serves as an advanced life counter for your Magic games. You can even search and filter all 10,000+ Magic cards, with new card sets automatically added! And, as new card sets get released, players can pay a small fee to update the deck builder with the latest content.  The app will be releasing later this month for iOS devices, and an Android version is coming soon.  For more information and additional screenshots of the app, see today's Magic Arcana post on the Wizards.com website.

-- Thanks to Calvin Russell for his donation to MTGCast!

MNM Host(s) This Week

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Marcel from Monday Night Magic -- http://www.mtgcast.com/

Bill "Spruke" Boulden from The Gatherin' -- http://www.mtgcast.com/

Laura Deimer from The Gatherin' -- http://www.mtgcast.com/

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