The Four Basic Card Types
A quick look at the basic types of ships and bases in Star Realms
Deck Archetypes Primer
A short dive into the common types of decks that players build
Buying Strategies
Learn how to answer that ever-present question: “What do I buy?”
The Pace of the Game: Part 1 & Part 2
Some great insights into how the pace of the game should impact your strategy


A Breakdown of Opening Hands & Buys
A data driven look at the how opening hands and initial buys impact games
Navigating a Win Rate Plateau
Advice for how to get out of a rut when you feel like you’re not advancing
The Art of Shuffling Mid-Turn
Tips and tricks for handling a deck shuffle in the middle of a turn



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Podcast Episode 99B: Blob the Builder

This week, Dustin and Rick complete the preview coverage of the Star Realms HIGH ALERT set. This time discussing the Kickstarter exclusive FIRST STRIKE. Our one sentence review? BEWARE BLOB THE BUILDER. All cards discussed in this episode can be viewed in our previous Card Gallery Post.

Podcast Episode 99a: INVASION!

This week, Dustin and Rick review the recently release HIGH ALERT: INVASION pack, card by card.  You can view all the cards previewed in this episode here. We also discuss the sibling game of HERO REALMS. Similarities of the game with Star Realms as well as unique differences!Check out HERO REALMS here.

Podcast Episode 98: Requisition

This episode, Dustin and Rick talk about the new HIGH ALERT: REQUISITION Deck with a focus on Playability, Cost to value and just all around fun/impact to the game. You can see all the cards mentioned in this episode in our special HIGH ALERT: Requisition Deck Preview

High Alert: Requisition Deck Images

Here’s a look at the cards contained in the High Alert: Requisition deck released a couple of weeks ago. We’ll review these cards in depth on the next Podcast episode. Thanks to @rickarddemille for the Card scans.


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