Friday Finance – The Price Spike Rollercoaster

Friday Finance – The Price Spike Rollercoaster

Hello hello hello and welcome to Friday Finance here on the Constructed Criticism network. This week we will be discussing Price Spikes and why people are constantly saying “The second spike is always harder and faster”. We will be diving in and detailing why this happens and looking at ways we can work with this very real phenomenon and use it to our own benefit. Then we shall finish up with the returning Promising Pickups section, where I will give you my top picks of this week saving you from doing the leg work. So come on in and let’s get started.

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Friday Finance – So You’re Saying Solemnity Will Be $3?

Friday Finance – So You’re Saying Solemnity Will Be $3?

Hello hello hello and welcome to Friday Finance here on the Constructed Criticism network. I came back to start writing these articles again with a certain amount trepidation. The feedback from the original run was positive, but sometimes hard to gauge. However, after the first article back I put out a poll to see if they would continue. I was incredibly humbled by the response. It was wholeheartedly positive and has actually led to discussion about the creation of a series of videos to go alongside the articles. But I digress. Let’s talk finance.

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Friday Finance – The Not Friday Edition

Friday Finance – The Not Friday Edition

Hello hello hello and welcome to Friday Finance here on the Constructed Criticism network. Unfortunately it’s not Friday, so I apologise if the appearance of this title made you think the work week was over, however the reason this edition is being realised off the correct schedule is due to the fact currently there is no schedule. This was meant to be a weekly update to allow me to impart the finance guidance and information I had to the loyal members of the Constructed Criticism. Finance is a large part of Magic The Gathering and I know for many players, being able to invest a small budget to ensure they get the biggest bang for their buck is essential. As many of you know, life conspires against you and even though I had the best interests at heart when I started this endeavour, ultimately I couldn’t keep to the schedule. Whether it was University, work, relationship stuff or moving house, there was never a point that I could sit down and write a piece I felt comfortable posting to this network. Constructed Criticism was and still is a creation of Spencer and unless I feel like I am adding to the network, I won’t dilute it with sub-standard content. But we will cover that in more depth at the end. So for now, lets get into the finance.

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Amonkhet Standard Deck Tech: Blue Red Spirits

Spencer goes over a new Blue Red Spirits deck for Amonkhet Standard

4 Mausoleum Wanderer
3 Nebelgast Herald
3 Niblis of Frost
4 Rattlechains
4 Dimensional Infiltrator
3 Incendiary Flow
4 Collective Defiance
4 Shock
3 Glimmer of Genius
4 Harnessed Lightning
2 Unsubstantiated
1 Essence Flux
4 Wandering Fumarole
4 Aether Hub
4 Spirebluff Canal
2 Highland Lake
3 Mountain
4 Island

SB: 2 Aether Meltdown
SB: 4 Fevered Visions
SB: 2 Magma Spray
SB: 2 Negate
SB: 1 Dispel
SB: 1 Mountain
SB: 2 Chandra, Torch of Defiance
SB: 1 By Force

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Friday Finance – I’m Sorry I Didn’t Call

Friday Finance – I’m Sorry I Didn’t Call

Hello hello hello and welcome to this weeks Friday Finance here on the Constructed Criticism network. I can only apologise for the lack of content over the last few weeks, my final year of University and various personal issues have conspired against me, but the information for this week filled me with such a need to share it with you the reader that I am willing to forgo sleep to share it. This week we will be talking about the Modern Masters supposedly large print run and then go on to promising pickups. Enjoy.

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