Insider: QS Cast #43: The Magic.Cards Special

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The QS Cast has returned and has now shuffled once again: Chaz Volpe, and Tarkan Dospil continue on with where the cast left off and in this episode they discuss the following:

  • Micheal Angelo Russo joins QS Cast! Owner of Magic.Cards and Universe Games
  • Magic.Cards Operational Structure - Policies and Procedures, Grading, Buylist, etc.
  • Micheal discusses his views on the current MTG market landscape—how rapidly it changes, and how they constantly work to stay relevant and successful.
  • What is WOTC doing well? What isn't working so well?
  • Interests of the week
  • Apparently Micheal prefers Angelo - Thanks Twitter.


Turns out Angelo and Chaz like long-term real estate! We also discuss additional Commander reactionary considerations. Foil/non-foil versions of Commandeer. Foil version of Sigil Tracer. We've also seen small movement on Mana Confluence and Joiner Adept from previous casts.

Despite what Tarkan says we still managed to talk about a Reserved List card.

As always, please comment and leave questions for us to address on the next cast! We will be making QS Insider questions a priority, and we want to know what you want covered.

Enjoy! We’re glad to be back.

Find us on Twitter: @ChazVMTG  @the_tark

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Chaz V

Started playing during Invasion block at the age of 13. Always a competitive person by nature, he continues playing to this day. Got into the financial aspect of the game as a method to pay for the hobby and now writes, Podcasts, and covers all aspects of the game, always trying to contribute to the community and create great content for readers and listeners.

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