Donny Caltrider

Senior Writer


Mirror Gallery

Bake It Everyday

How far are you willing to go to hone your craft? Donny learns how it all starts with the pursuit of good focaccia bread.

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Secret Layers: Spring SuperDrop 2023

Donny takes us on a tour of the most recent Secret Lair drop, through the lens of the art and the artists behind them.

Masterpiece Theater

Marvel Unbound 2022, Cards 69-72

Donny takes us on a tour through the newest releases in the Marvel series, including some words from the artists themselves.

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March of the Machine Grand Art Tour

Donny has parsed through hundreds of new Magic art pieces to deliver us the standout works from March of the Machine.

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Johannes Voss and Original Magic Art Launch New Playmat Kickstarter for 2023

Voss and OMA collaborated on a Kickstarter in 2021, which raised $160,000.


Hit Point Press “Big Bads” Kickstarter for D&D 5th Edition

The two-volume collection features the “biggest, baddest bosses, monsters and more for 5e DnD” featuring illustrations by Magic artists.

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The Mirror Gallery Turns 5!

Donny celebrates the five-year anniversary of his signature column, with a Q&A session featuring various Magic community members.

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Behind the Brush with Andreas Zafiratos on Invasion of Gobakhan (Official Preview Card)

Donny speaks with Andreas Zafiratos, the artist behind Invasion of Gobakhan, about their process creating the art for both sides of the card!

Masterpiece Theater

Marvel Unbound 2022, Cards 65-68

Donny reaches the 25% mark in his monthly series chronicling one of the most beautiful collections of comic illustrations: Marvel Unbound.

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AP201: Artist Proofs, and the Art on the Back

Illustrations, paintings, and entire worlds crafted on the back of a blank Magic card. Donny takes us on a tour of the miniature art world.

Breaking News

Signed PSA 10 Alpha Black Lotus sells for $540,000, Breaks Record For Most Expensive Magic Card

This is the sibling of the signed Alpha Black Lotus card that was sold in 2021 for $511,100.