Beck Holden

Contributor

@BeholdMTG

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Early Flavor Thoughts on Rivals of Ixalan

Beck takes an early look at Rivals of Ixalan’s flavor and story as we get ready to learn what’s in store for our hero Vraska and that pesky mind-mage who’s following her around.

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The Scry Five Awards

Ahoy planeswalkers! It’s the last Scry Five of 2017! I’d like to look back across the year and highlight some […]

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Choose Your Own Adventure: Ixalan Edition

We get to choose how the Ixalan story ends! Beck runs down the good and bad possibilities for each tribe.

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Urza, the Realest Planeswalker

Beck rhapsodizes over the amazing new Urza planeswalker card from Unstable.

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Burning Questions for Rivals of Ixalan

Beck digs in on the burning questions waiting to be resolved in Rivals of Ixalan.

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Mad Prophecies for Rivals of Ixalan

Beck goes into full Delphic mode with some provocative predictions about the Rivals of Ixalan storyline.

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Ixalan, the Inquisition, and a Playwrighting Nun

Beck expects the Spanish Inquisition! Join him as digs into Spanish history and Mexican literature to reflect on the flavor of Ixalan.

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Flavor Tour of Ixalan

Beck takes a flavor tour of Ixalan and shares his thoughts along the treasure cruise.

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First Look at Ixalan

Beck explores the new Story Spotlight cards from Ixalan and speculates about the Legendary creatures we haven’t seen yet.

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Gatewatch Era Retrospective—Amonkhet

Beck wraps up his retrospective of the Gatewatch Era, focusing this week on Amonkhet block.

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Gatewatch Era Retrospective—Kaladesh

Beck runs down the Gatewatch story from Kaladesh block.

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Five Predictions for the Broken Gatewatch Saga

Beck predicts the next stages of the Magic Story—the Broken Gatewatch Saga.