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Party Time on Zendikar

Zendikar Rises this weekend, but just how good will it be to assemble a party?

The New DFCs on the Block

Zendikar Rising introduces the first twist on double-faced cards, an innovation that breaks an ancient rule of Magic.

Design of a Card: Spell Pierce

As Zendikar Rises, we reflect on its most famous counterspell.

Design of a Card: Anointed Chorister

Anointed Chorister quietly broke one of white’s longest running restrictions: the +2/+2 ceiling.

Card Kingdom

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

The Unusual State of Design

State of Design has been an annual window into the year’s biggest successes and lessons. This year’s edition fogs that window.

2019-2020 Mechanics in Review

The last year featured some of the most surprising, delightful, dangerous, and disappointing mechanics ever.

Bans Beget More Bans

Standard quietly hit a grim milestone: the most cards banned ever.

The Right Magic for Right Now

Double Master spoilers aren’t focused on Limited. It’s unfortunate, but for good reason.

Double Rare Drafting with Double Masters

Get ready to draft double the rares and play against them every game too.

Design of a Card: Revenge of Ravens

Many Core Set 2021 Limited games are defined by Teferi’s Tutelage, but 2019 featured another often unbeatable uncommon enchantment.

Jumpstarting Back to My Roots

Jumpstart and quarantine gave Zach something he hadn’t had since childhood: solo Magic.