Rich Stein

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2017-18 Pro Tour Team Series

2017-18 Pro Tour Team Series Off-Season Recap

Welcome to our preview of all 222 players across 37 teams in this year’s Pro Tour Team Series. Who’s not returning? Who’s new? Who’s going to win it all?

What We Learned

An Article About Articles About Women in Magic

Women in Magic took to Twitter on Friday to chime in on the topic of why they do or don’t play competitively. Maybe it’s time men start listening?

What We Learned

Three Possible Futures for MTGO and Magic the Gathering Arena

What does the future hold for Magic the Gathering’s legacy digital flagship product Magic Online, and the potential usurper, Magic the Gathering Arena?

Breaking News

Wizards of the Coast Statement on Ixalan Double-Faced Card Stock

A batch of Ixalan cards were printed on the incorrect card stock. Wizard’s released an official statement on the latest in a long line of printing problems.

What We Learned

Everything I Want from MTGO Data

Aaron Forsythe raised some questions about MTGO Data last week and lucky for him I have all the answers. Find out what data you didn’t even know you wanted!

Kickstarter Campaign Review

Relics of Wizardry

We take a look at Relics of Wizardry, the latest Kickstarter campaign from Josh Krause, the force behind Original Magic Art and Classic Art Tokens.

What We Learned

The Beginning of the End of the Magic Judge Program

Is Magic the Gathering Arena the beginning of the end for the Magic Judge Program? If I answered that here you wouldn’t read the article!

Hipsters Presents

Odds of Victory for all 24 Magic World Championship Competitors

Check out our completely unofficial odds for all 24 Magic World Championship competitors heading into this weekend’s title event in Boston.

Video Game Reviews

Magic: the Gathering Puzzle Quest

We review the world’s one and only collectible puzzle quest card game with our review of D3 Go’s Magic the Gathering Puzzle Quest.

What We Learned

The Pirate Stompy Controversy

Rich reacts to the controversy surrounding the “secret” contents of the Pirate Stompy Legacy deck.

What We Learned

Should the Magic Multiverse be Rebooted?

Marvel Comics’ latest attempt to reboot things has got us thinking about whether or not after 25 years it’s time to do the same for Magic