Magic: The Gathering

By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Jun 29th, 2016
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The week continues along, as it tends to do. It’s only just today that I really realized that this upcoming weekend is a long one for those of us here in the US. The 4th of July falls on Monday. So that’ll be cool. Time for some BBQs. But before we get to the hamburgers, […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Dungeons & Dragons
Apr 28th, 2016
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The first game I ever picked up was Magic: The Gathering. Back at the time, the only card games I’d known of were Gin Rummy and Poker. So the idea of a game where you can build your own deck just sounded weird. But like most, I soon learned exactly what that all meant and […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Mar 26th, 2016
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It has once again come to Saturday. I love it when that happens. Good thing it happens fairly regularly. So let’s not worry about ceremony too much. Let’s get on with the reviews. Today we have: Roll for the Galaxy, Magic the Gathering Arena of the Planeswalker – Battle for Zendikar...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Feb 15th, 2016
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I have a love/hate relationship with games that rotate out elements from them. Various card games and minis games do it, usually coming from the “collectible” side of the hobby. I understand the desire to keep a pool of potential options down, as it can create a seemingly impossible wall ...
By Polar_Bear
In Magic: The Gathering
Dec 10th, 2015
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Sometimes you want to get your gaming on, but you’re stuck without your gaming buddies around. Well, thankfully, various gaming properties from popular tabletop games also have mobile games you can play as well. Such is the case today with Magic: The Gathering – Puzzle Quest, which is now...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Oct 2nd, 2015
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Magic: The Gathering was my gateway game into the hobby (as I’m sure it was for many of you reading this). I started back in 6th grade. 4th Edition, Ice Age, Alliances… those are the sets I remember. I was pretty terrible at the game. I always thought the build for my decks was a [&hellip...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Jul 9th, 2015
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A couple months back, we told you about Magic Duels: Origins, a new, free, online way to play Magic: The Gathering. Well, now it’s available for iPad and iPhone. Those of you with such iDevices can download the game and start creating your decks....
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jul 4th, 2015
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Magic: The Gathering is a game that, I’d be fair to say, that most of us have played. I know it was the game that I began with. I.E. – it was my “Gateway drug” to gaming. Back then, Snow-Covered Land didn’t do anything special. Oh Ice Age, such an interesting set. But an...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Apr 1st, 2015
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Wizards of the Coast is always getting requests for a new “Un” set for Magic: The Gathering. Well, they’re not quite giving you that, but they’re giving you something better. They’ve got the whole Un-Pro Tour. Next year a whole bunch of Magic players will be showing up a...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Mar 4th, 2015
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Wizards of the Coast has announced Magic Duels: Origins, a new way to play Magic: The Gathering with people all over the world. A continuation of the Duels of the Planeswalkers franchise, this free-to-play game will have regular downloads that reflect new M:TG releases. There’s also multiple wa...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Feb 10th, 2015
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Wizards of the Coast has announced a new Magic: The Gathering set coming this July. The set looks at the origins of some of the Planeswalkers that inhabit the game world. What happened to them to cause their tremendous power? Check out the set to find out. Source From the announcement:...
By Enrico Nardini
In Card Games
Jan 18th, 2015
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What do spirit dragons, game designers, and Marty McFly have to do with Magic: The Gathering? We have no idea, but our own Doc Brown, Mike Eaton will surely explain. Gotta get back in time! As they do every winter, those Wizards of the Coast have produced a new Magic: the Gathering set. And, though [...
By Enrico Nardini
In Card Games
Oct 31st, 2014
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The mists are rising, all manner of specters prowl the woods, and the witching moon shines brightly in the heavy sky! Halloween is a spectacular time in Magic: The Gathering, where all sorts of fun themes and strategies are possible. Find your favorite Black Cat and get ready. Today, Douglas Linn loo...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Oct 17th, 2014
2 Comments
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Mike Eaton guest stars in another TGN Feature. This time, it’s a bit of information on how to play Magic (or any CCG or TCG) without having to sell an arm and a leg and a hand and a foot. I’d love to play more CCGs, but my gaming budget is already stretched as thin […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Oct 16th, 2014
6 Comments
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Wizards of the Coast is in development to create a Magic: The Gathering strategy board game. Source From the post: What is the Magic: The Gathering® Strategy Board Game? The Magic: The Gathering® Strategy Board Game is a tactical miniatures game. Play as a Planeswalker—powerful beings from the Magic™...
By Polar_Bear
In Magic: The Gathering
Sep 27th, 2014
3 Comments
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Mike Eaton presents 9 cards from Khans of Tarkir, Magic: The Gatherings latest set, and the deck-building ideas they inspired. Hello and welcome, Magic: the Gathering players, fans and spectators! There’s a new set on the block – Khans of Tarkir, which officially went on sale for the first time...