Silently, without too much clamor, this card begins to appear in some Standard decks. If our opponent plays Rakdos or Grixis colors, we should not be surprised by this Minotaur … Angrath is also an interesting multiplayer card - the first and third abilities hit "each opponent," and the second one is what it takes to launch an unexpected attack. Angrath is one of the first planeswalkers with the legendary supertype printed on paper (we underline "printed"). Here’s a brief summary Read more
Let's take a minute to talk about gambling, bribery, and improperly determining a winner at sanctioned Magic Tournaments, in hopes that players can avoid these unfortunate situations.
Loved and hated by equal, it will surely bring some headaches to Standard. Blood Sun is, clearly, a tribute to Blood Moon. Let's discover its secrets in the new Card of the Month.
This time on the Player Experience blog Charlotte explains to us how to avoid being disqualified from any Magic tournament.
Jacob Kriner returns with the Rivals of Ixalan Prerelease Announcement Helper and Leaflet!
We all know that Magic is a complex game. There are thousands of unique cards, and these cards are governed by a ton of very boring rules (a loooot of pages of rules). Magic is also a game with actions and decisions and the order in which players must do these is detailed in the (again) unfathomable mountain of rulings. It can be quite difficult to perform every single play in a perfect manner. In fact, it’s not uncommon to see players do actions in an incorrect order that, by the rules, Read more
Have we met before? It’s simply natural to compare this new card with which, by the way, is now rotating out of Standard. Actually, there’s a huge difference between them. Spell Queller, a white and blue creature, is very similar to a counter and therefore it is a tempo-oriented choice – we would love to see it in our hand as soon as possible, but it is far less useful in mid and late game. trades white for black, it costs one more mana and it is a control-oriented choice Read more
. . . . What do all of these multi-format all-stars have in common? Their power comes from triggered abilities. What is a Triggered Ability? A triggered ability is anything that happens because something else happened — it might be that you started a certain part of the turn, another permanent entered or left play, your opponent drew a card, or nearly anything else. Triggered abilities are usually worded as “When/whenever/at (time), (do a thing).” Examples include: “When enters Read more
Jacob Kriner is here to help you explore Ixalan with the Prerelease Announcement Helper and Leaflet for the set. There is treasure inside, take a peek.
It makes you a mix between a Progenitus and a Platinum Emperion, and phases out all your permanents. What is it? And what is phasing, by the way? And how does it interact with enter the battlefield abilities? Everything about Teferi's Protection in the new Card of the Month!