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Magic the Gathering Reveal Their SDCC 2017 Exclusive

Wizards of the Coast have previewed this year’s San Diego Comic Con Planewalker Exclusive! All 6 of them! This is the first time that the series, normally boasting 5, will instead feature 6 Planeswalkers. That Nicol Bolas poster art is enough to get me interested!

Available at the Hasbro Toy Shop, the exclusive features:

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Magic the Gathering: Rivals of Ixalan Adavance Artwork

The legendary city of Orazca has been found, but it will not be claimed without a fight. Now, you must outpace, outwit, and overpower your rivals as you vie for control of this ancient metropolis. Succeed, and you will wield the greatest power of the plane.

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Magic the Gathering: Ixalan Advance Artwork

For centuries, the untamed jungles of Ixalan have hidden a coveted secret: Orazca, the city of gold. But no secret can remain undiscovered, and no treasure can be taken uncontested. Unfurl your sails, saddle up a dinosaur, and battle your rivals as you embark on a journey to claim the plane’s greatest fortune for yourself!

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Magic the Gathering: Hour of Devastation Advance Artwork

Set Name: Hour of Devastation

Block: Set 2 of 2 in the Amonkhet Block

Number of Cards: 184

Prerelease Events: July 8-9, 2017

Release Date: July 14, 2017

Draft Weekend: July 15-16, 2017

Game Day: August 5-6, 2017

Magic Online Launch: July 10, 2017

On Sale in Magic Online: July 14, 2017

Pro Tour Date: […]

MTG the OCM Way

Whether it is you and your friends at a kitchen table or 550 professional players from all over the world, fighting for 40k and the crown of World Champion, this trading card game has more potential for entertainment and profit than you’ve ever guessed. Magic the Gathering, or MTG for short, is a wonderful game […]

Magic the Gathering: Battle For Zendikar

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New Magic, The Gathering rule change coming with Battle For Zendikar

The new mulligan rule in its entirety:

103.4. Each player draws a number of cards equal to his or her starting hand size, which is normally seven. (Some effects can modify a player’s starting hand size.) A player who is dissatisfied with his or her initial hand may take a mulligan. First, the starting player […]

The Pros and Khans of Tarkir After Release Weekend

Source; Kyle Fitch

After the open this weekend, it looks like the decks to beat are Gx devotion, GRx monsters, and jeskai tempo, and abzan midrange. So here’s what I’ve come up with to try to fight those matchups.

4x Butcher of the Horde 4x Goblin Rabblemaster 4x Seeker of the Way 3x Wingmate Roc

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The Pros and Khans of Tarkir

I have the honor of playing on the closed MTGO Beta, meaning that I get to try new client versions and get access to new card sets in order to make sure all the interactions function properly before they get released to the general public. So I thought I’d write up a little bit about […]

Attend Your Khans of Tarkir Prerelease this Weekend

Join players from around the world this weekend as they make the trip to their local stores to participate in the Prerelease for Khans of Tarkir! Find your nearest store and make sure to preregister for the event! Never been to a Prerelease and aren’t sure what to expect? Make sure to read the Khans […]

September’s FNM Promo is Banishing Light!

Get a free premium promo of Banishing Light at your local FNM. Visit the store locator to find the Friday Night Magic nearest to you! Promo only available while supplies last.

Khans of Tarkir Top 10

Khans of Tarkir Pre-release, September 19th Official Release, September 26th

It’s Christmas in September for Magic: the Gathering players. This month’s release of Khans of Tarkir sets into motion the beginning of major changes for the game that redefined card games back in 1994. The Khans set will be the final 3 block set Wizards […]

Magic: the Gathering, Investing in Rotating Core Sets 101

Investing in Rotating Core Sets 101:

Well it’s time for another core set to rotate out. We are in a market that we have never really seen before as magic players where the next format of magic is actually very popular unlike extended. We also don’t need a format breaking card either for it to […]

Why you should be playing Fetch Lands over Evolving Wilds.

There I stood over the glass case looking at all the expensive, rare Magic cards with my friends flanked on both shoulders. I had only been playing for a short time and I was excited to be at my first game store to look for new cards. As I looked into the case, I noticed […]

Magic: The Gathering unveils cards from upcoming set Khans of Tarkir‏

Last night, Magic: The Gathering fans at PAX Prime were treated to a comprehensive glimpse into what to expect from the upcoming Khans of Tarkir block. Party-goers were treated to a close encounter with all five of the mighty warrior clans and saw exclusive previews including never-before-seen cards.

Since we know not everyone was lucky […]