Katie G. Bates

Senior Writer

@beautecoulisses

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A New Logo to a New Brand

Kate reviews the new Magic: the Gathering logo, and what it means from a marketing perspective.

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Popeye Stompy

Kate reports on the rumored Pirate invasion in Legacy.

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Iconic Masters Excitement

Kate reviews Iconic Masters for Legacy.

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Mud Deck Tech

This week Kate does a deck tech on Mud Post, her Legacy deck for Eternal Weekend.

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Eternal Weekend Hype

This week Kate starts prepping for Eternal Weekend.

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MTG Arena—Wizards Got it Right

Kate reviews the Alpha demo of MTG Arena and shares what she learned about its development at HasCon.

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Tron Update

This week Kate is back and playing Modern with a fun mono-green Tron deck!

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Regulate

Kate ponders whether the Magic secondary market needs to be regulated.

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Final Countdown

Legacy Hero is back with the final countdown to Grand Prix Las Vegas. See where Kate’s budget Death and Taxes deck stands and her thoughts with three weeks to go.

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Not So Hopeful

Kate discusses what she thinks is the best way to go forward on a budget under the new ban list.

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Early Post-Ban Reflections

Kate reflects on changes to the Legacy format since the ban.

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Miracleless Miracle

This week Kate discusses how the end of Miracles in Legacy helps budget decks and gives her Legacy Hero budget Death & Taxes deck new life.