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09/13/2021

Flashback to Innistrad

Innistrad is back and we are flashing in the answers to those rules questions that have stuffed our inboxes! So join us for this week's exciting edition of Cranial Insertion!

By Nathan Long (0 Comments)
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(09/13/2021)
Flashback to Innistrad
By Nathan Long
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09/06/2021

Pumpkin Spice Quiz

It is that time of year again! Yes, time for Pumpkin Spice to return to our lattes and dognuts and all those other goodies we know and love! Of course we cannot leave it out of our articles either, so we have spiced up this week's quizzical edition of Cranial Insertion!

By Carsten Haese (0 Comments)
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(09/06/2021)
Pumpkin Spice Quiz
By Carsten Haese
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08/30/2021

An Article For Me

The Enigma of Cranial Insertion

The earth is shaking and with it all the questions are falling out of our mailbox. So we have taken a smattering of those and thrown them against the wall with responses to make up this unquestionable article. Unquestionably exciting that is! So join us in this week's mysterious edition of Cranial Insertion to see what we answer this time!

By Andrew Villarrubia (0 Comments)
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(08/30/2021)
An Article For Me
The Enigma of Cranial Insertion
By Andrew Villarrubia
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08/23/2021

Commander and Conquer III

I like my commander decks, and I like answering Magic Rules questions, so lets meld those two things together and answer rules questions about my commander decks.

By Justin Hovdenes (0 Comments)
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(08/23/2021)
Commander and Conquer III
By Justin Hovdenes
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08/16/2021

Upgrading Moko

We have been working overtime, pulling late nights and drinking tons of coffee, in order to revamp and enhance Moko! These upgrades will make Moko better, faster, and more mentally unstable all the better to answer your rules questions! So join us and see the fruits of our labour! In this week's exciting edition of Cranial Insertion!

By Nathan Long (0 Comments)
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(08/16/2021)
Upgrading Moko
By Nathan Long
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08/09/2021

Partly Cloudy With a Chance of Meaty Oars

This week we start to take a look at the weather patterns of the Forgotten Realms. Those north westerly winds from Icewindale flowing down over Baldur's Gate causing a storm front to brew. Join us for this week's predictive edition of Cranial Insertion, where we try and forecast all of the answers to your rules questions!

By Carsten Haese (0 Comments)
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(08/09/2021)
Partly Cloudy With a Chance of Meaty Oars
By Carsten Haese
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08/02/2021

I Am the Adventurer That Will Pierce the Dungeons!

Welcome to the land of Zo... I mean, the Forgotten Realms. Here you can find such wondrous locals as Baldur's Gate and Icewind Dale along with many others on the Sword Coast! With Adventures in the Forgotten Realms making a splash on shelves and in standard, you have packed our inboxes once again. So we take on the challenge and respond to many of those questions you are going to need to arm yourself to make it through the adventure successfully! So read on in this week's exciting edition of Cranial Insertion!

By Andrew Villarrubia (0 Comments)
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(08/02/2021)
I Am the Adventurer That Will Pierce the Dungeons!
By Andrew Villarrubia
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07/26/2021

Dungeons and Dragons and Beholders, Oh My!

There are many dangers in the Forgotten Realms and with the help of Dorthy and Toto, we shall prevail.

By Justin Hovdenes (0 Comments)
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(07/26/2021)
Dungeons and Dragons and Beholders, Oh My!
By Justin Hovdenes
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07/19/2021

You See An Inn

The Dungeons and Dragons prereleases are in the books. So we have packed an exciting article chock full of those pesky rules questions that had you lost on your delve into the dungeon this past weekend. Read on in this week's adventurous edition of Cranial Insertion!

By Nathan Long (0 Comments)
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(07/19/2021)
You See An Inn
By Nathan Long
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07/12/2021

Imagine Dungeons & Dragons

Adventures in the Forgotten Realms are on the horizon so we take a moment to answer all those rules questions you still have burning before the new set drops! So read on in this exciting edition of Cranial Insertion!

By Carsten Haese (0 Comments)
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(07/12/2021)
Imagine Dungeons & Dragons
By Carsten Haese
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07/05/2021

On a scale of one to America, how free are you tonight?

Firework celebrations are happening all over the US and we have brought some fireworks of our own. Once again we have readied up an explosive combination of rules questions and answers for you the reader! So join us in this week's thrilling edition of Cranial Insertion!

By Andrew Villarrubia (0 Comments)
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(07/05/2021)
On a scale of one to America, how free are you tonight?
By Andrew Villarrubia
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06/28/2021

Summer Time Mail Bag

Time to get to basics, answering fan questions in a simple mail bag article.

By Justin Hovdenes (0 Comments)
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(06/28/2021)
Summer Time Mail Bag
By Justin Hovdenes
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06/21/2021

Modern (Horizons) Rules Problems

All of these new rules are giving you fits, and we have the answers you need! We have put together yet another concoction of answers to those pesky rules questions burning in your mind! So join us for yet another fantastic edition of Cranial Insertion!

By Nathan Long (0 Comments)
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(06/21/2021)
Modern (Horizons) Rules Problems
By Nathan Long
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06/14/2021

Postmodern Horizons

Modern Horizons prereleases are in the books and we have put together yet another thought provoking article for your reading pleasure! This time we tackle a number of those pesky rules questions that probably came up during your brewing with all of those fantastic MH2 cards that you are on the verge of getting your hands on! So read on in this week's exciting edition of Cranial Insertion!

By Carsten Haese (0 Comments)
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(06/14/2021)
Postmodern Horizons
By Carsten Haese
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06/07/2021

2 Moderns 2 Horizons

Fire up the engines and kick it into high gear, pop the clutch and lets roll out! We have Modern Horizons 2 burning rubber down the fast lane in 5th gear! So checkout this week's high octane article to prepare you for all the high speed action that is coming your way in this blazing hot edition of Cranial Insertion!

By Andrew Villarrubia (0 Comments)
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(06/07/2021)
2 Moderns 2 Horizons
By Andrew Villarrubia
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05/31/2021

Don't Replace My Trigger

Multiple triggers can be tricky, so can multiple replacement effects, and to make things trickier both are handled differently.

By Justin Hovdenes (2 Comments)
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(05/31/2021)
Don't Replace My Trigger
By Justin Hovdenes
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05/24/2021

Ode to the Judgecast

This week we are giving a shout out to the most judge related podcast JudgeCast! We have stuffed this article full of topics that Judge cast can wax upon to the delight of their fans! So join us once again for this week's exciting episode of Judge... I mean, Cranial Insertion!

By Nathan Long (0 Comments)
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(05/24/2021)
Ode to the Judgecast
By Nathan Long
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05/17/2021

Pop Quiz!

It's time to show off what you've learned so far in Strixhaven. That's right, it's a pop quiz! Watch out for sharks and spells gone wrong, and join us to test your knowledge in this week's quizzical edition of Cranial Insertion!

By Carsten Haese (1 Comment)
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(05/17/2021)
Pop Quiz!
By Carsten Haese
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05/10/2021

Yeah, I'm Thinking I'm Back

We are back at it again, with Moko once again risen from his grave (where else would a zombie monkey wake up from in the morning?). We have once again put together a spectacular edition packed full of all of those answers you have been seeking! So read on in this week's resurrected edition of Cranial Insertion!

By Andrew Villarrubia (0 Comments)
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(05/10/2021)
Yeah, I'm Thinking I'm Back
By Andrew Villarrubia
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05/03/2021

Study Hall, Detention, and Make Up Tests

School can be tough, but its worth the work.

By Justin Hovdenes (0 Comments)
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(05/03/2021)
Study Hall, Detention, and Make Up Tests
By Justin Hovdenes
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04/26/2021

Class is Back in Session

The classroom is ready and the students have all sharpened their pencils! So we have prepared another lesson chock full of those pesky rules questions burning on your mind. So join us for yet another educational edition of Cranial Insertion!

By Nathan Long (0 Comments)
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(04/26/2021)
Class is Back in Session
By Nathan Long
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04/19/2021

Professor Onyx's Home for Superb Owls

Welcome one and all, as this years incoming class we have a number of things to teach you! So please pay close attention otherwise you might end up as part of some unfortunate experiment, and yes there will be a quiz on all of this at the end! So join us for this week's didactic edition of Cranial Insertion!

By Carsten Haese (0 Comments)
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(04/19/2021)
Professor Onyx's Home for Superb Owls
By Carsten Haese
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04/12/2021

It's a Mystical Day in this Neighborhood.

With Strixhaven just around the corner, lets take a look at the Mystical Archive that is included in the set.

By Justin Hovdenes (0 Comments)
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(04/12/2021)
It's a Mystical Day in this Neighborhood.
By Justin Hovdenes
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04/05/2021

April Showers

Spring is here and things are heating up so we have put together another fiery article just for you! So come on and join us in this week's exciting edition of Cranial Insertion!

By Nathan Long (0 Comments)
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(04/05/2021)
April Showers
By Nathan Long
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03/29/2021

Moko's Sweet Sixteen

This article has spent sixteen years in the making! It is the CI anniversary article, and we have jam packed this edition with all of the answers to those pesky rules questions you have! So join us as we get our party hats on and celebrate in this exciting edition of Cranial Insertion! Now with more balloons!

By Carsten Haese (0 Comments)
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(03/29/2021)
Moko's Sweet Sixteen
By Carsten Haese
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03/22/2021

Modal Double Faced Cards & Where to Find Them

Modal Double-Faced Cards are little strange, so lets dig deep and learn all about them.

By Justin Hovdenes (0 Comments)
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(03/22/2021)
Modal Double Faced Cards & Where to Find Them
By Justin Hovdenes
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03/15/2021

Let's Do the Time Spiral Again!

Time Spiral remastered is spoiled and ready to hit shelves, so we take a look at those burning questions you have remastered and now in full HD! So join us for this weeks exciting edition of Cranial Insertion as we spiral into the hottest rules answers you need to crush your opponents again!

By Nathan Long (0 Comments)
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(03/15/2021)
Let's Do the Time Spiral Again!
By Nathan Long
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03/08/2021

In the Real World

Playing in the real world back from the throws of VR, we take on those pesky rules questions you have! So join in in this weeks exciting edition of Cranial Insertion!

By Carsten Haese (1 Comment)
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(03/08/2021)
In the Real World
By Carsten Haese
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03/01/2021

The Rules They Are A-Changin'

The Rules They Are A-Changin' But We Keep Up With Them.

By Justin Hovdenes (0 Comments)
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(03/01/2021)
The Rules They Are A-Changin'
By Justin Hovdenes
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02/22/2021

Jumping on the Banned Wagon

Wizards has dropped a doozy of a ban announcement, and we go over some of the impacts of that announcement in answer to your rules questions! So join us for this week's exciting edition of Cranial Insertion now with mode deck diversity than ever!

By Nathan Long (0 Comments)
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(02/22/2021)
Jumping on the Banned Wagon
By Nathan Long
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02/15/2021

Puns N' Roses

We got fun and games! This week we as we ride the night train we have put together one of our famous quiz articles that will tease and test your knowledge of those tricky rules interactions you have been so thoroughly trying to work out! So join us in this week's exciting edition of Cranial Insertion! Tell me who you are gonna believe!

By Carsten Haese (0 Comments)
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(02/15/2021)
Puns N' Roses
By Carsten Haese
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02/08/2021

Kaldheim Runesmithing

Runes are very important on Kaldheim. Creating Runes I imagine is hard work. Lets honor this tradition by spending some hard work answer rules questions all about Kaldheim.

By Justin Hovdenes (0 Comments)
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(02/08/2021)
Kaldheim Runesmithing
By Justin Hovdenes
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02/01/2021

There's No Business Like Snow Business

With the release of Kaldheim things in the CI office have started to heat up, so in order to cool them off we have taken a load of your questions and jam packed them into this week's article! So read on in this week's chilly edition of Cranial Insertion!

By Nathan Long (0 Comments)
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(02/01/2021)
There's No Business Like Snow Business
By Nathan Long
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01/25/2021

Quiz on Ice

The quiz master Moko is back at it again bringing you yet another test of your skills with those burning rules questions and answers. So read on to test your mettle in this week's quizzical edition of Cranial Insertion!

By Carsten Haese (0 Comments)
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(01/25/2021)
Quiz on Ice
By Carsten Haese
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01/18/2021

Calm before the Viking Storm

Some fear Viking invasions, I mostly try to live for today.

By Justin Hovdenes (0 Comments)
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(01/18/2021)
Calm before the Viking Storm
By Justin Hovdenes
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01/11/2021

Topsy Turvy

Maybe Start Reading This One From The Bottom

So read on in this week's exciting edition of Cranial Insertion! Moko got a hold of the mailboxes and started shuffling things around. We are starting off the year upside down and backward here in the CI offices.

By Nathan Long (0 Comments)
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(01/11/2021)
Topsy Turvy
Maybe Start Reading This One From The Bottom
By Nathan Long
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01/04/2021

New Year, Who Dis?

It is a new year and with that comes new opportunities, new sets of cards, new questions, and we are kicking the year off right with yet another fantastic article chock full of the answers to your rules questions! So read on in this week's celebratory edition of Cranial Insertion!

By Carsten Haese (3 Comments)
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(01/04/2021)
New Year, Who Dis?
By Carsten Haese
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