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New Masters Sets, Same as the Old

With Double Masters 2022 coming around the bend, there’s discourse in the air.

State of Play 2022

With another year of Premier sets in the books, now’s as good a moment as any to take stock of the game.

Design of a Card: Anticipate

Anticipate is strictly weaker than Impulse, but still a worthy design in its own right.

Design of a Card: Noble’s Purse

Charge counters are almost as old as Magic, yet they still continue to be explored in 2022.

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Mechanics in Review: Kamigawa Neon Dynasty

Kamigawa: Neon Dynasty asked a simple yet shocking question: what if ALL of its new mechanics are workhorse mechanics?

Mind the Gap, It May be a Long One

There’s nothing new coming out for a while and we want to play. That doesn’t have to be a problem.

Design of a Card: Inspiring Overseer

Inspiring Overseer is the culmination of power creep with cantripping creatures.

Cracking the Streets of New Capenna

Streets of New Capenna promises a format of three-color factions, but it may not deliver.

Streets of New Capenna – Limited First Look

How is Streets of New Capenna looking to shape up? Get the scoop from prerelease weekend and tear up your next draft!

Cracking Casualty

How often will Casualty be worth sacrificing a creature, and just how playable are its spells if you’re not?

Connive: The Remodeling of Explore

Connive is in dialogue with Explore, a powerful yet contentious mechanic.