Kyle Winkler

@bleakhousing

Swamp Talk

Gray Merchant of Asphodel

Kyle explores Devotion to Black through the perspective of one of Magic’s most iconic creatures to bear that mechanic.

Swamp Talk

Smallpox: Mutually Assured Destruction

Kyle looks at the design and symbolism of Smallpox, to show how disease creates balance in a game of Magic.

Swamp Talk

Necropotence: The Lopsided Power of Death

Kyle looks at how Necropotence demonstrates a chaotic balance of life and death.

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Facing What Rises From the Bog

Kyle looks at Bojuka Bog, and how it both removes and preserves the things we remember.

Card Kingdom

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

Hipsters Presents

Laughs and Gaming over Wins and Prestige–Interview with James Parsons of Sapphire City

Kyle brings us the insights of an owner of a unique small business.

Swamp Talk

Growth, Play, and Starting Magic at 40

Kyle finds unexpected direction among dragons, wizards, and recapturing a sense of play.

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Give Up the Little Things to the Emptiness

Join Kyle for a close look at the psychology, metaphilosophy, and poetry of the black Magic: The Gathering cards.