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Voyaging the Planes: Why We Need Conspiracy

When was the last time Wizards of the Coast did something truly different with their flagship card game, Magic: the Gathering? Sure, each block that they put out is unique unto itself, and that’s great. Each block adds new me...


Khans of Tarkir Announced as the Next Magic: The Gathering Set

Wizards of the Coast has announced that the next block of their flagship card game, Magic: The Gathering, will be entitled Khans of Tarkir. It seems to be taking its inspiration from the ancient Mongolia, and the lore will take...


Grand Prix Atlanta closes out day one

Magic: The Gathering players have  converged on Atlanta this weekend for a two day grand prix (three if you count registration day, which you should).  Friday saw a last-chance trial event wher  players competed to earn byes...



Voyaging the Planes: The Importance of Magic: The Gathering’s Lore

Magic: The Gathering’s lore is essential to the game functioning as it does. Everything starts at the lore. The entire card game is a nexus, and the creatures, mechanics, enchantments, and artifacts all stem from the cent...