An Overview of the Economics of Magic Content in 2024

How does Magic content get made? Just like how human babies get made, it isn’t cheap. Rich’s new column takes a high level look.

The Future of CubeCon

CubeCon may look a little different in 2024 as the ownership group splits in two directions. Learn more about what caused the separation.

TCGPlayer Union Victorious as NLRB Finds eBay Violated Union Rights

eBay and TCGPlayer were accused of various violations of union employee rights including refusal to bargain and making threats.

Hasbro Layoffs Hit Wizards of the Coast and Magic the Gathering Right Before Christmas

With exactly 10 days until Christmas Eve, Wizards of the Coast began layoffs today with direct impacts to Magic:: the Gathering.

Card Kingdom

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Back to Basics

Not everything goes according to plan. Rich discusses the changes in the industry, in the game, and the future of Hipsters of the Coast

Marvel Unbound 2022, Cards 93-104

Donny’s series looking at the Marvel Unbound ePack set comes to its epic conclusion, wrapping up this monthly deep dive.


Ryan look s back st some of de-sparked planeswalkers who have appeared on cards in the aftermath of the Phyrexian invasion earlier this year

A Sneak Peek At Murders at Karlov Manor

Wizards made their first major unveiling of cards from the upcoming Murders at Karlov Manor expansion releasing in March

Magic: The Gathering Illustrates the Hierarchy of Genres

JDB takes a look at the classical Hierarchy of Genres, a means of categorizing the importance of artwork, and applies it to Magic illustration

Guidelines for Gracious Gifting

Season Salutation Gentle Entities and Wassailing Wumpuses; This is the end of a delightful first year of delving into the […]

Death of a Naturalist

Rob talks about the recent loss of naturalist Rudy Mancke and how his passions overlap with Rob’s and with Magic the Gathering