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The Archetypes of Eldraine

With Throne of Eldraine prerelease looming large, here’s the guide to every archetype in the set.

Telling Stories with Cards, Part 3

What storytelling innovation did Ice Age, Invasion, Ravnica, Amonkhet, and Magic Origins each introduce?

Telling Stories with Cards, Part 2

Magic has been telling stories on single cards for a long time, and then Innistrad came along.

Telling Stories with Cards, Part 1

Part one of a three-part series of the history of narrative design in Magic!

Card Kingdom

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

Reviewing the State of Design 2019

What does Rosewater’s State of Design tell us? What can we infer?

The Hill Giant Birthday

Zach turns 33, the palindrome year between 22 and 44, and takes the time to reflect.

Design of a Card: Apex Altisaur

The always-angry, easily-enraged Apex Altisaurs has more secrets looming behind its massive frame than one would expect.

The Magic Moment

Magic is difficult to learn because it can be hard to appreciate from the outside. Perhaps some tricks from demoing other games can help bridge this gap.

Teach Games Masterfully

Here’s what you need to know to teach anyone any game.

Unwrapping a New Magic

Magic has reorganized its entire studio.

The Designs of Core Set 2020

Core Set 2020 is chock full of notable designs, so join us as we dive into twenty of them!