The Southeast Regional Blog!

Hey there! Welcome to the Magic Judges’ USA – Southeast Regional Blog! The Southeast Region of the United States comprises of the states Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, South Carolina, along with the Barbados and Puerto Rico! This blog will be intended for all things Southeast! Our region is well known for being quite a rambunctious and fun group of judges, and this blog will be highlighting that frequently. Feel free to drop in this blog any time you want to see what’s going on! My name is Matt Newnam, and you can expect to see quite a few posts from me! Also, many thanks to Steffen Baumgart and the rest of the Graphics Design team for our wonderful banner!

You can find our Region’s Facebook groups by searching the following in Facebook’s Search Bar:

Region: Southeast USA Magic Judges
Alabama: Alabama-Mississippi Judges
Florida: Florida MTG Judges
Georgia: Georgia Magic Judges
Mississippi: Alabama-Mississippi Judges
South Carolina: SC MtG Players, Judges, & Stores

Our Slack channel is SEstrong and you can gain access to it by sending a message to any of the admins of the Regional Facebook group.

Future blog posts will contain various series and posts relating to judge. They will include, but will not be limited to:
-Improving yourself as a judge in various “Level Up” topics
-Judge Conference Videos
-Exemplar Highlights
-Policy Updates
-And Fun Stuff!

If you are interested in jumping on this hype train and submitting to the blog, you can send an email to We already have a good group of judges ready to submit content hopefully soon, but we’re always looking for more!



P.S. This is our Regional Coordinator, Justin Turner! I imagine you may be seeing a lot of him in here too. You may know him as the RC of our Hearts!