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MARK ROSEWATER’S DRIVE TO WORK

Mark Rosewater can’t help himself: he just has to talk about Magic. So much so that he records a podcast during his commute into the office. Enjoy two new episodes every Friday!

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COMPLETE LIST OF PODCASTS

Sep 24 2020
#778: Evergreen Origins
#778: Evergreen Origins

30:43

This is another of my trivia podcasts. This time I look at all the current evergreen keywords (all 35 of them) and have you guess whether they were used and named in Alpha, started but not named in Alpha, or started and named after Alpha.

Sep 24 2020
#777: Elaine Chase
#777: Elaine Chase

In this podcast, I interview Elaine Chase who has held many jobs with Magic over the years, including working in R&D, brand, and esports.

Sep 18 2020
September 17, 2020: ZNR with Gavin
September 17, 2020: ZNR with Gavin

1:00:23

Gavin joins the Weekly MTG party to talk Zendikar Rising and open some ZNR product.

Sep 18 2020
#776: Zendikar Rising
#776: Zendikar Rising

34:57

I tell the story of Zendikar Rising's design.

Sep 18 2020
#775: Rachel Agnes
#775: Rachel Agnes

31:16

In this podcast, I interview Rachel Agnes, Magic brand manager. What does she do and how did she come to do it? Listen in and find out.

Sep 11 2020
#773: Adam Prosak
#773: Adam Prosak

In this podcast, I interview Adam Prosak, a Magic designer who most recently led the set design for Core Set 2021.

Sep 11 2020
#774: Replies with Rachel #5
#774: Replies with Rachel #5

36:14

Before Rachel heads back to college, I thought it would be fun to do another mailbag podcast with her.

Sep 4 2020
#772: Making Magic in the Pandemic
#772: Making Magic in the Pandemic

32:31

Curious how COVID has affected the making of Magic? That's my topic for this podcast.

Sep 4 2020
#771: Corey Bowen
#771: Corey Bowen

In this podcast, I interview Corey Bowen, a current member of R&D, one who focuses on Commander design.

Sep 1 2020
September 1, 2020: ZNR Debut Aftershow
September 1, 2020: ZNR Debut Aftershow

1:00:49

Still excited about everything announced during the Zendikar Rising debut? Well, listen up—Weekly MTG has more right here!

Aug 31 2020
August 27, 2020: Zendiclues!
August 27, 2020: Zendiclues!

56:12

Learn some things about Zendikar that you may not have known with these handy Zendiclues from Mark Rosewater and the Weekly MTG team!

Aug 28 2020
#770: Ikoria, Part 2
#770: Ikoria, Part 2

In this podcast, I finish telling the in-depth story of Ikoria's design.

Aug 28 2020
#769: Jim Lin
#769: Jim Lin

In this podcast, I talk with designer Jim Lin, one of the original Alpha playtesters and longtime R&D member.

Aug 21 2020
#768: Ikoria, Part 1
#768: Ikoria, Part 1

30:55

In this podcast, I begin telling the in-depth story of Ikoria: Lair of Behemoths's design.

Aug 21 2020
#767: Ethan Fleischer
#767: Ethan Fleischer

33:09

In this podcast, I talk with designer Ethan Fleischer about all the premier sets he's led or co-led the design for.

Aug 14 2020
#766: Black-Green
#766: Black-Green

30:07

The pandemic is lasting a little longer than expected, so I've decided to have one podcast interview a week and have the other be similar to the old solo podcasts where I talk about Magic design. Today is another in my two-color philosophy series. In this podcast, I talk about...

Aug 14 2020
#765: Graeme Hopkins
#765: Graeme Hopkins

31:18

In this podcast, I talk with Graeme Hopkins, one of the finalists from the first Great Designer Search and someone who currently works on Magic: The Gathering Arena.

Aug 7 2020
#764: Brian Schneider
#764: Brian Schneider

28:38

In this podcast, I talk with Brian Schneider, former Magic head developer. We talk about the many sets he worked on during his time at Wizards.

Aug 7 2020
#763: Witney Williams
#763: Witney Williams

29:47

In this podcast, I talk with Witney Williams, the director of global events. She and I talk about all the things that go into running large Magic events.

Jul 30 2020
July 30, 2020: Final 2XM Previews
July 30, 2020: Final 2XM Previews

59:03

Blake and Steve cover the final round of Double Masters previews, talk about Draft archetypes, and more!