Rich Stein

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Standard Deviation

A Casual Player’s Review of One Night in Karazhan’s Second Wing: The Opera

Rich gives a casual player’s look at Karazhan’s second wing: The Opera, including some deck ideas to get through the bosses with only Basic cards.

What We Learned

Introducing the 10 White Men who Designed and Developed Conspiracy: Take the Crown

Rich takes a look at the design and development teams for Conspiracy: Take the Crown and notices a very disturbing lack of diversity

52 in 52

Planeshift

This week Rich reviews Planeshift, the second novel of the Invasion block and the penultimate novel of the story of Urza Planeswalker.

Standard Deviation

A Casual Player’s Review of One Night in Karazhan’s First Wing: The Parlor

Rich gives a casual player’s look at Karazhan’s first wing: The Parlor, including some deck ideas to get through the bosses with only Basic cards.

What We Learned

Revisiting Wizards’ Pledge to Increase Transparency Seven Months Later

Rich revisits the idea of transparency and looks at how Wizards has made progress in improving the transparency of their decisions to the community.

52 in 52

Invasion

Welcome to our 2016 52 in 52 series. This year I will be reading 52 Magic: the Gathering novels spanning […]

Standard Deviation

Top Ten Standard Targets for Purify

Rich takes a look at some of the best options for what might be the worst card ever printed in Hearthstone.

Preview Season

The Complete and Definitive One Night in Karazhan Hipsters Review

With the full 45-card set revealed, Rich reviews all of One Night in Karazhan

What We Learned

Breaking Down the 2017 Organized Play Announcements

Rich goes through the 2017 Grand Prix Schedule and breaks down the highlights and lowlights.

52 in 52

Prophecy

This week Rich reviews the final chapter of the Masquerade Cycle: Prophecy

Preview Season

One Night in Karazhan Reviews, Part II

Rich continues his breakdown of the latest spoilers from Hearthstone’s One Night in Karazhan adventure.

Preview Season

One Night in Karazhan Reviews, Part I

The spoiler season for the newest Hearthstone adventure is in full swing so the time has come to start taking […]