Arsenal Pass - Flesh and Blood Podcast
Arsenal Pass Ep67 - State of the Meta with Michael Hamilton

Arsenal Pass Ep67 - State of the Meta with Michael Hamilton

July 22, 2022

Michael Hamilton brings his brand of genius simplicity to help us walk you through the current classic constructed metagame. We cover what’s winning now, what are the forces that are splitting the metagame, and our thoughts for how things might shift looking forward.

RTN Metagame Article: https://fabtcg.com/articles/metagame-road-nationals-part-1/

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Arsenal Pass Ep66 - Hot Takes in Rathe

Arsenal Pass Ep66 - Hot Takes in Rathe

July 15, 2022

This week we are exploring our hot takes! Both Hayden and Brendan brought 6 controversial topics to discuss without preparation. We don’t want to spoil the fun for you either - so you’ll have to listen to discover what we’re passionate about and our quick reactions to a variety of spicy topics.

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Arsenal Pass Ep65 - Choosing a Hero

Arsenal Pass Ep65 - Choosing a Hero

July 8, 2022

Do you wonder why some people pick a certain hero and stick to it? This week we speak broadly about what motivates hero choice and give an overview of all heroes in classic constructed. Strengths, weaknesses, and the pillars we use to think about macro strategy will all be covered. Tune in to hear our thoughts on the heroes of Flesh and Blood.

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Arsenal Pass Ep64 - Uprising Limited: The Re-Review

Arsenal Pass Ep64 - Uprising Limited: The Re-Review

July 1, 2022

Hayden and Brendan are back with Uprising Limited again this week to go over some early thoughts on the format and to revisit their set review. Some thoughts and reflections on early predictions and some humble pie for both Hayden and Brendan to stomach on a few calls! 

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Arsenal Pass Ep63 - Uprising in Classic Constructed

Arsenal Pass Ep63 - Uprising in Classic Constructed

June 24, 2022

After a few weeks of Uprising limited, Hayden and Brendan have enough reps with Uprising to begin to paint a picture of the upcoming Classic Constructed metagame. We provide in depth looks for all three new heroes as well as examining the potential hits and misses the new additions can provide to the existing lineup. We close the podcast with a discussion of how we approach our first steps of deckbuilding and adjusting to the influx of new cards. 

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Arsenal Pass Ep62 - Uprising Limited Set Review

Arsenal Pass Ep62 - Uprising Limited Set Review

June 16, 2022

In this weeks episode of Arsenal Pass we have our mainstay new set pod, the limited review for FABTCG's Uprising. In this pod we cover ever single common and rare, grading and rating each and giving our thoughts on all three new heroes you will be playing with come this Pre-Release weekend!


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Arsenal Pass Ep61 - Approaching a New Limited Format

Arsenal Pass Ep61 - Approaching a New Limited Format

June 10, 2022

World Premiers and prereleases are starting to fill calendars everywhere - but how do you evaluate a new limited format? This week we’ll cover sealed fundamentals, draft tips, and our first impressions of how Uprising will function as a limited set. Hop into the vehicle, sit back, relax, and enjoy some premium limited preparation for the release of Uprising.

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Arsenal Pass Ep60 - Does FAB Need Rotation (feat. Tariq Patel)

Arsenal Pass Ep60 - Does FAB Need Rotation (feat. Tariq Patel)

June 3, 2022

Tariq Patel joins us in a discussion around the potential necessity of set rotation. We’ll put on our game design hats as we discuss how FAB started, how each set impacted the metagame and how the competitive landscape changed. In a mixture of historical analysis and design theory we’ll explore both sides and some of the intricacies hidden within.

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Arsenal Pass Ep59 - Team Blitz Strategy

Arsenal Pass Ep59 - Team Blitz Strategy

May 27, 2022

The world premier and team blitz callings are coming! With only a few weeks to countdown before the first boosters of the next set are cracked open, we join you today to talk about blitz and team event strategy. We cover the major metagame players, the philosophy on blitz as a whole, and how to bring the best strategy to a team tournament.

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Arsenal Pass Ep58 - Pro Tour New Jersey & “The Deck”

Arsenal Pass Ep58 - Pro Tour New Jersey & “The Deck”

May 20, 2022

The historic Pro Tour New Jersey is in the books and the wizard surprise has been unleashed on the new classic constructed metagame. Brendan and Hayden tackle a sea of listener questions and delve into what drove the evolution of the deck and why they chose to bring a dark horse into an established field. The gamut of The Calling, the Pro Tour, and all the surrounding spectacles are all covered within

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