Rich Stein

Chief Hipster

@RichStein13

Grinding It Out

MTG Arena Free to Play Guide to What Cards to Craft, Part One

With limited resources, how should MTG Arena players most effectively use their wildcards?

Breaking News

2019 Grand Prix Schedule Revealed, PPTQs and RPTQs Eliminated

There will be 49 Grand Prix in 2019.

What We Learned

Analysis, Stats, and the Pro Tour

The community continues to make up the gap in analytics of the Pro Tour stats that Wizards of the Coast won’t provide.

What We Learned

Thoughts on the Guilds of Ravnica Mythic Edition Booster Box

Wizards announced the Mythic Edition box set for Guilds of Ravnica, and it’s been met with mixed reactions.

Card Kingdom

Lightning-fast shipping, exceptional customer service, unique MTG products, and general awesomeness since 1999.

Breaking News

Wizards of the Coast Announces 2019 MTG Pro Tour Schedule

It’s finally here! The 2019 Pro Tour Schedule! Book your flights! Plan your viewing parties! Practice your fantasy drafts!

What We Learned

2018 Labor Day Special

Congratulations to this year’s winners of the Steamflogger Union’s annual celebration of hard work, labor, determination, work, sweat, work, and more work!

Breaking News

WotC-Affiliated Artists Anna Steinbauer, Magali Villeneuve, and Titus Lunter Detained by ICE in Seattle

Magic and Dungeons and Dragons illustrators Magali Villeneuve, Titus Lunter, and Anna Steinbauer detained by ICE in Seattle before being deported.

What We Learned

My Pro Tour Hall of Fame Ballot

Rich goes over his five selections for the 2018 class of the MTG Pro Tour Hall of Fame and talks about his decision-making process

What We Learned

Bertoncini, Hoogland, Chalice of the Void, Counterfeits, and One Weird Weekend on Magic Twitter

The Magic community was all over the place this weekend.

Breaking News

Wizards Makes First in a Series of Organized Play Announcements

Wizards of the Coast today once again proved they are the industry leader in announcing upcoming announcements.

What We Learned

Control Decks Steal the Spotlight in Standard, How Good is Essence Scatter Right Now?

Rich dives deep on the appearance of one of Magic’s ancient effects as Essence Scatter made a modest impact to the results of both Grand Prix this weekend.