Matt Jones

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Power and Toughness

A Visual Diary of GP Providence 2013

Rolex drove two-thirds of the Christian Hunters, featuring the Obliterator, and Connor “Purple” Hayes to the Providence Convention Center. Before […]

Arting Around

The Blur of Modern Masters

There’re a lot of new and old illustrations on Modern Masters cards. What does the entire set look like averaged out?

Power and Toughness

Taking It Easy Before GP Providence

As GP Providence approaches, Matt Jones is going light on Magic to avoid burnout.

Power and Toughness

Junk Aristocrats or 18th at the Mount Holly Pro Tour Qualifier

The L train was out so I had to get up extra early, around 5:30am, to ready myself and take […]

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Power and Toughness

The Return of BR Zombies at TCGPlayer Spring States

My alarm, a Tibetan singing bowl app on my iPhone, went off not as peacefully as you’d imagine, at 8am. […]

Power and Toughness

15 Minutes Before Bringing It Up

Male Student: [Annoyed] I’m getting a little tired of this. Dr. Peter Venkman: You volunteered, didn’t you? We’re paying you, […]

Power and Toughness

I Don’t Like to Touch

Limited is the throw-away collection of formats. There’ s no lasting relationships formed with cards there is in constructed Magic. […]

Arting Around

The Blur of Dragon’s Maze

It’s sometimes a struggle to come up with content for Arting Around. I tire of  “this art’s good, this art’s […]

Power and Toughness

Dragon’s Maze, Mad Men, and Reanimator

The Walking Dead ended a few weeks ago so I’ve been writing Power and Toughness before, during, and after Mad Men […]

Power and Toughness

The Intensity of Hatred I Have for Bullshit Decks Like Esper Control and My Disapproval of Anyone Playing Them, Ever

It’s been an intense week. I’ve been super emo whilst playing magic both online and in real life. Reanimator and […]

Power and Toughness

I Tried a Bunch of Decks in Standard and It Was Fun

Another unrelenting Internet outage at my apartment has me writing to you on my phone, posting just a few hours […]