A Very, Very Condensed History of the Multiverse

The entirety of the Magic: The Gathering storyline is convoluted, hard to find in one place, and occasionally irrelevant. Here, I will attempt to gather only the most meaningful places, events, and people. If you have no idea where to start with Magic lore, this is your entry point.

PucaTrade Launches IndieGoGo Campaign for New Features

PucaTrade’s IndieGoGo crowdfunding campaign will add the ability to trade between MTGO and real cards, non-English cards, support for card condition

Outside the Spectrum: The Colors Get Political

Political issues are complicated enough in real life, but how would the colors of Magic feel about some of the more hot-button issues facing us today?

Constructing Flavor: Yo Ho, Yo Ho, A Pirate Deck For Me

I’d like to take this time to share with you the process I go through when I decide to build thematic decks. Hopefully, my step-by-step instructions will help you discover some new ways to sling spells while maintaining flavor.

Theros Block Speculation: Legendary Creatures

With the Dragon’s Maze prelease right behind us heralding the end of the Return to Ravnica block, eager Magic fans have already begun speculation on the next block and its first set, Theros. A Greco-Roman themed set, this looks like it may be borrowing flavor from the tales of old as Innistrad did with major … Continue reading

Shandalar Slivers: Theory and History

Slivers are, as far as we know, native to Dominaria, the MtG “home plane”. Which is why it’s surprising, especially in the year of Magic’s 20th anniversary, to bring back Slivers without bringing back their crucially-important native plane. How did they get to Shandalar?