Adena Chernosky

Greetings once again! This week's Judge of the Week is , L2 hailing from Jackson, Wyoming. Adena tested for L1 at GP Salt Lake City in March, 2012 and ascended to L2 in June, 2013. Why did you become a judge?  I've always been fascinated by the technical aspect of the rules and corner cases.  Originally, I only ever played magic online, so I understood the stack and priority and illegal targets, etc. better than many beginning players.  I started listening to JudgeCast back when and first Read more [...]

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Nole Clauson

Greetings Judges! This week's Judge of the Week is , L2 from Gillette, Wyoming. Nole tested for L1 at GP Salt Lake City and reached L2 at GP Denver. Why did you become a judge? I love being around Magic, especially events like the old regional pre-releases or GP’s. However, I’ve accepted that I’m not good enough and do not have the (pick one: time, ambition, skill, desire) to play at a high level. I saw judging as my way to have a reason to go to events, still feel like I was being successful, Read more [...]

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Dan Stephens

Hello Judges! Once again we are featuring an amazing Regional Coordinator. We look to the Central Region's Judge Community and find the one and only, L3 . Where are you from? Indianapolis, Indiana When did you become a Judge? March 2006 Why did you become a Judge? I loved Magic, but I couldn't afford to buy new cards. I found a neat loophole where all you had to do was learn a complicated rule book and spend all day on your feet and they would give you boxes for free! What advice would Read more [...]

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Steven Briggs

Greetings Judges!  This week, we continue the RC features with Steven Briggs, L3 from Jackson, Michigan, USA, the Regional Coordinator of the USA-Midwest region!  He covers: Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin!  That's a lot of states! Why did you become a Judge? I became a judge because I enjoyed running tournaments and the challenge of providing a terrific experience for players. What advice would you give to members of your region? I hope the Read more [...]

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Paweł Kazimierczuk

Greetings Judges! This week’s Judge of the Week is Paweł Kazimierczuk, L2 from Kraków, Poland! Paweł was nominated by , L2 from Poznan, Poland. Jan had the following to say about Paweł: "He's always educating. Every rules question on the floor is a discussion in waiting with him. I love listening to him explain policy philosophy as he sees it. He runs multiple seminars on Judge Conferences, and is THE authority on CR in Poland. He's also an adept writer, he writes for magicjudge.pl (judge Read more [...]

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