As we settle into 2019, it dawned on me that we had this entire website that we were basically not using, shitposting podcasts aside. While the Salt Mine is about to be revived and will still be the core of this website, Sean and I talked about making this website similar to Julian’s website. Mostly… Continue reading Salt Mine Health: Introduction.
My name is Eli Goings, and I’m a Goblins addict. No matter what I do, my mind is always imagining Ringleaders flipping 4 off the top, or cycling Gempalm Incinerator into itself, or Matroning for Skirk Prospector to throw my hand on the table, or casting Siege-Gang Commander every turn via Volrath’s Stronghold….wait what? Those… Continue reading Volrath’s Goblins – A Primer, by Eli Goings
G’day Sports Fans! I’m back writing after a two year hiatus, time flies ay. Then I was the ape in the room writing about this newish deck called “BR Reanimator.” Today I’m writing a tournament report about being a big brain Grixis Control player. For a long time I’ve wanted to go to Japan, if… Continue reading Piss. Drink. Mrs. Robinson. 72nd Place with Grixis Control at GP Shizuoka
Hello! This is Gao Jun from Shanghai, China. I’ve been playing MtG since 2014 and Legacy since 2017. Last December, I participated in the 5th Beijing Orlov Legacy Tournament series. For those unfamiliar, the Orlov Tournament is one of the biggest Legacy tournaments held in Mainland China – this year, we had 152 players, including… Continue reading Czech in China – *10th* at Beijing Orlov Legacy with Czech Pile
Hello and welcome to a “side-project” if you will of the Salt Mine. The Salt Mine is not over but just on a mini-break. Steve sits down with the mods from the Goblin’s Discord, GoblinLackey1, Olaf Forkbeard and ScatmanX and talk about the best tribe in the format that we call Legacy. Download
Hello all, friendly Internet Sean Brown here again, for a bit of a long-winded tournament report filled with Magic, strategy and feels. It’s been a long time since I’ve written anything and This Week in Legacy is on a slight hiatus (should be back next week, don’t sweat) because I’ve been incredibly busy. Why, you… Continue reading Mongoose in Japan – *33rd* at Eternal Weekend Yokohama
Recently, the general manager of a local game store called General Games in Melbourne (shout out to you Jimbo you bloody legend) sent me a message asking for advice on how to build a Miracles list for the new meta. I didn’t have a simple answer for him – building a reactive control deck in… Continue reading Miracles 101: How to Build Your Miracles Deck