Beggar’s Banquet

Remember how last week, I said we’d talk about Legacy in advance of the Baltimore Open? I guess we could’ve […]

Arting Aroung—An Interview with the Great Steve Prescott!

Hunter, Christian, and I (aka The Christian Hunters w/Matt Jones) didn’t day two Grand Prix Providence. I think we ended […]

Magic Online 101

Welcome class. Today we will be learning about the basic’s of playing Magic the Gathering Online.

Safeguarding Your Stash

Safeguard Trading is a pretty simple concept used by every investor, from people with 401(k)s to multi-billion-dollar hedge funds

Burn at the Stake

Remember when I said I was going to play a sweet Grixis control list this week? Something else caught my eye.

The Standard Pauper Tournament begins!

When I announced the Standard Pauper tournament, a close friend asked how many players I hoped to have. I replied […]

Flavor Wasted

I spent most of the weekend in a hole, playing through Bioshock Infinite. I know it’s not a new game, […]

Hipsters & Monday Night Magic’s No, Seriously, You Make the Card Contest EXTENDED and Prizes Announced!

Good news! We want more submissions so we’re extending our team-up contest with Monday Night Magic through next weekend! The […]

Bogle: The Gateway Drug

“Hexproof is a gateway drug to counterspells, Matt. JUST SAY NO.” — Hunter “Rolex” Slaton

Commander, Cube, and Mike Tyson (Aug. 19)

What happens when you design a game and people start playing it a little differently? This is what happened to Wizards of the Coast and Magic the Gathering in the mid 2000’s. We’ll take a look at the rise of Commander and Cube and look at it in the context of a Mike Tyson quote.

Feeling Weird, Feeling Good

765 Planeswalker points! Just over the limit. I unceremoniously went 3-3 in the PTQ in Delaware. That’s good enough. Overall […]

Fundamentals

Lately everybody’s been ragging on core set. But there’s no better arena in which to reinforce Magic’s fundamentals.