The Magic Studio #9: Reuben Bresler

This is The Magic Studio with your host Robert Martin, the interview podcast with the best in Magic: The Gathering. I'd like to thank GatheringMagic.com—where you can find this show and some of the best articles in Magic—and CoolStuffInc.com. Our guest this week is Reuben Bresler.

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0:00 – 0:30 – Intro to the show and guest

0:37 to 3:30 – What drew you to StarCityGames?

3:30 – 4:47 – Have you received any negative feedback from the people you have fun with on the show?

4:47 – 6:58 – How did you become involved with the In Contention podcast?

6:58 – 8:30 – How much is the podcast influenced by the amount coverage you do for StarCityGames?

8:30 – 10:35 – How difficult is it to do written game reports for coverage?

10:35 – 12:05 – Do you have a memorable live interview you have done for SCGLive?

12:05 – 14:05 – What techniques do you use to make people feel more comfortable when you are doing interviews with them?

14:05 –16:40 – You do a live Newsening at SCG Invitationals; how hard is it to do that?

16:40 –18:50 – You have been on all sides of SCGLive products; what do you think can improve it?

18:50 – 20:47 – You have a second career in comedy; what would you like to do with that career?

20:47 – 23:10 – Being so young and living your dream, what else would like to do?

23:10 – 25:21 – How does having someone special in your life change the way you handle your time commitments for the job?

25:21 –26:48 – Since she has come into your life, your presence (in my opinion) on camera has improved. Did you notice any change to yourself?

26:48 – To End – What advice can you give someone who wants to break into the Magic community via a podcast or commentary—or even working for SCG?