Magic Gatherings #30: BFZ Block Commander Catch-Up, Part 1

By Harry Huberty on

Welcome back to Magic Gatherings! Oath of the Gatewatch has been out for a week now, and I hope you’ve all had a chance to draft it. Unfortunately, I haven’t—I’ll get my first crack at the cards tonight at Friday Night Magic—but apparently last week’s article on draft archetypes for Oath has been hopping. Check it …

A Very Geekly Holiday Gift Exchange!

By Nika Howard on

Dire Donkey rides? Old Wizard fingers in your mouth? Whatever your favorite things might be, we have a new tradition just in time for the Holiday/Winter Solstice season – A Very Geekly Holiday Gift Exchange! It is the time of the year for giving and general merriment and nothing says that more than a fun …

Magic Gatherings #25: Deckbuilding

By Harry Huberty on

Welcome back to Magic Gatherings! Last time we talked about the results of Pro Tour Battle for Zendikar, as well as the costs of Standard and some tips for budget deckbuilding. I got all the way through those budget tips without actually pointing you toward budget resources of your own! So today I’m going to remedy that. I’ll …

This is Halloween: Roundtable on Our Favorite Frights

By Christina Ladd on

Christina Ladd: Area X Cross-contamination between various media was always inevitable. Books that read like movies–and now books that read like video games–were always going to happen, and I’m not sorry they did. But there’s always a special pleasure reserved for books that do what other media can’t, taking full advantage of not only a …