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Episode 240 Deckbuilder’s Toolkit Card Pool

Here’s the card pool that came from the Deckbuilder’s Toolkit in Episode 240.  I’m not gonna link or add card image popups to any of these, because that would take forever.  What would you do with this pool anyway?

2x Attended Knight
Cathedral Sanctifier
Chapel Geist
2x Crusader of Odric
Elgaud Inquisitor
Fiend Hunter
Goldnight Redeemer
Griffin Protector
Guardians of Akrasa
Niblis of the Mist
Seraph of Dawn
Silverchase Fox
Village Bell-Ringer
Voice of the Provinces

2x Bonds of Faith
Captain’s Call
2x Commander’s Authority
2x Gather the Townsfolk
2x Glorious Charge
Intangible Virtue
Lingering Souls
Oblivion Ring
2x Pacifism
Ray of Revelation
Safe Passage
Urgent Exorcism


2x Archaeomancer
Deranged Assistant
Fog Bank
2x Gryff Vanguard
Jace’s Phantasm
Kraken Hatchling
Lantern Spirit
Mist Raven
Nephalia Seakite
Niblis of the Breath
Scroll Thief
Stern Mentor
Stormbound Geist
Tower Geist
Undead Alchemist
Vedalken Entrancer
2xWelkin Tern

Artful Dodge
Chill of Foreboding
3x Curse of the Bloody Tome
Dream Twist
2x Encrust
Essence Scatter
Ghostly Touch
2x Mind Sculpt
Peel from Reality
Talrand’s Invocation
Thought Scour


Abattoir Ghoul
Bloodhunter Bat
Driver of the Dead
Duty-Bound Dead
Falkenrath Torturer
Liliana’s Shade
Markov Patrician
Ravenous Rats
Seachlight Geist
Skirsdag Flayer
Vampire Interloper
Vampire Nighthawk
Tormented Soul

Bump in the Night
Dead Weight
Essence Drain
Ghoulcaller’s Chant
Maw of the Mire
Moan of the Unhallowed
2x Murder
Sign in Blood
Victim of Night
Vile Rebirth


Bladetusk Boar
Falkenrath Exterminator
Fire Elemental
Forge Devil
Gang of Devils
Heirs of Stromkirk
Hinterland Hermit // Hinterland Scourge
Mogg Flunkies
Pitchburn Devils
Rummaging Goblin
Russet Wolves
Scourge of Geier Reach
Torch Fiend
Village Ironsmith // Ironfang

Brimstone Volley
Burning Vengeance
Dangerous Wager
Krenko’s Command
3x Pillar of Flame
Searing Spear
Traitorous Blood
Volcanic Geyser


Acidic Slime
Ambush Viper
2x Arbor Elf
2x Avacyn’s Pilgrim
2x Bond Beetle
3x Borderland Ranger
Briarpack Alpha
Centaur Courser
Elderscale Wurm
2x Elvish Visionary
Geist Trappers
Hamlet Captain
Hollowhenge Beast
Hollowhenge Scavenger
2x Mwonvuli Beast Tracker
2x Pathbreaker Wurm
2x Roaring Primadox
2x Timberland Guide
Ulvenwald Tracker
Wildwood Geist
Woodland Sleuth
Yeva’s Forcemage
Young Wolf

Joint Assault
Natural End
Prey Upon
Ranger’s Path
Titanic Growth
Travel Preparations


Cellar Door
Cobbled Wings
Ghoulcaller’s Bell
2x Heavy Mattock
Ring of Valkas
Scroll of Avacyn


5x Evolving Wilds


Brand New Look!

The brand spankin’ new look for TheManaPool.com is here!  Scott’s been working on it for a long time (as you’ve heard in the episodes), and it has paid off! I’m going to highlight a few things here so you’ll have an idea of what to look out for.  If you find anything that doesn’t work, doesn’t look right, or seems broken then please let us know, either in an email or a comment so we can fix it as soon as possible!

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Gravecrawler – A Closer Look

Greetings, Mana Pool listeners and fellow Magic enthusiasts!  I’m Brian, lead rambler of the Mana Pool, and I’m here to have a quick discussion about one of the new cards from the upcoming Dark Ascension expansion set.  Preview weeks tend to be one of the busiest times around here and in the Magic world in general, so check here at the Mana Pool website for additional content to get your fill.  Today’s article is hopefully going to whet your appetite for the possibilities that Dark Ascension brings to the (card) table, but the fun doesn’t end here.

Dark Ascension (here on out “DA”, just to make my life easier) is the follow-up to the Innistrad set, a personal favorite of mine from all angles – limited, constructed, casual, and especially flavor.  You’re going to see more werewolves, vampires, zombies, spirits, and hapless victims humans.  Continue reading »

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Extra-Life 2011

It is time! Thanks everyone for donating!

You can jump over to the UStream channel or watch and participate below!

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Extra Life Update and Giveaways

Hello, Mana Pool fans!  As you’ve no doubt heard on many episodes, Extra Life is fast approaching.  In fact, it’s this Saturday!  I’ll be joining Dustin and his wife and friends for the long haul, and we’ll be gaming from 8am Eastern on Saturday to 8am Eastern on Sunday.  It’s gonna be great!  We’re even gonna have it on Ustream!  But you don’t get that address until the end of this post.

In an effort to help us push to the goal here in the home stretch, Dustin and The Mana Pool are offering up some stuff to show appreciation for your donations.  You can find out lots more about Extra Life and make donations right here:

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