There is no denying that Sheldon has done great things for this format. I believe those great things were necessary in the beginning. At this point in commander I think it needs to go further, I am sure the RC is aware of “problem cards” that cannot be outed by the “social contract” of commander. Would it hurt to try banning a card and see what happens then unban it? Would it hurt to unban a card because it was banned based off old meta or small sample size? Probably not but until him and his original group are gone it’s going to stay this way
After watching some videos from SCG with Sheldon is anyone else particularly bothered by their reasoning? To me the rationale is “in our small play group we found this to be true”. I find it extremely disturbing that we have the rules committee basing their decisions off an extremely extremely small sample size.
Here are some of the videos in particular that raised some red flags: