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My First PPTQ Tournament Report

When I moved back to the States for college, one of the many things I was excited to try was competitive Magic: the Gathering. I hoped to start grinding PPTQs and to go to GPs when I got the chance. Two and a half years later, ...


Snotgirl #7 Review

Written by: Bryan Lee O’Malley Art by: Leslie Hung & Rachel Cohen Published by: Image Comics Snotgirl’s debut was innocuous. Good, to be sure, but it seemed that Bryan Lee O’Malley was leaving the fantastical elements...


Dark Nights Metal #2 Review

Written by: Scott Snyder Art by: Greg Capullo, Jonathon Glapion, & FCO Plascencia Published by: DC Comics By the time I put down Dark Nights: Metal #2, I legitimately wondered why I bothered to read it. Curiosity? Some sick...



RUG Tempo in Post-Rotation Standard

One of my greatest fears during Ixalan spoiler season has been that post-rotation Standard will remain largely unchanged. Decks like Temur Energy, UB Control, and Mono Red don’t lose much. In fact, new cards entering the form...


Life is Strange: Before the Storm Episode 1 “Awake” Review (PC)

Developer: Deck Nine Publisher: Square Enix Holdings Release date: August 31, 2017 Available on: PC (reviewed), PS4, Xbox One 2015’s Life is Strange was a powerful experience for me; Max, Chloe, and the rest of Arcadia Bay wi...