Lawsuits and fights over fair pay threaten to derail tournaments.
Both D&D and Magic: The Gathering have told stories about multiverses and alternate planes of reality, but they’ve never used that conceit to link two of the most iconic games around into one space. Until now, that is, thanks to the release of a free D&D sourcebook to plan out adventures in one of the many planes of Magic. Read more...
You might remember Sara and Will's fabulously geeky Doctor Who meets Magic the Gathering engagement session. They were just the most cutest ever in the world, amirite? We've now got the whole story of their Magic the Gathering wedding. Show More Summary
Fans and press alike do not seem to be enamored with The Elder Scrolls: Legends, an upcoming competitor to Hearthstone and Magic: The Gathering.
Ladies and gentlemen," Maya Rudolph said, taking the stage last night at Austin's purple-lit Paramount Theatre, "we are gathered here to celebrate the one-of-a-kind, most brilliant, most special, most magical, most fucking incredible Prince Rogers Nelson. He was our hero. We loved him. And he has completely shaped our world....
Say what you will of Magic: The Gathering, when it comes to game design, there are few sources of information as good as Magic‘s current lead designer, Mark Rosewater. Rosewater has been posting design articles for many, many years, including insightful discussions with the game’s progenitor, Richard Garfield. Best of all, you can read them all right now. More »
3D scanners don’t have to be expensive or high-tech because all of the magic goes on in software. The hardware setup just needs to gather a bunch of cross-sections. In perhaps the lowest-tech of scanners that we’ve seen, [yenfre]’s GotMesh scanner uses milk. Specifically, the apparatus is a pair of boxes, one with a hole drilled in it. Show More Summary
Like so many girls of our generation, I spent weekends lounging on the couch watching What Not to Wear and secretly wishing Stacy London would magically appear and transform my wardrobe (preferably without gathering an audience to watch that embarrassing bit of "secret footage"). Show More Summary
Magic: The Gathering's head designer and art director talk with CNET about the gold standard of card games, breaking their own rules and fans who act like Star Trek villains.
Magic the Gathering’s 70th expansion Shadows over Innistrad is finally here, and it’s a return to the creepy, twisted world of Innistrad—and we have an exclusive look at some of the amazing art and cards that are part of this new wave of collectible cards. Read more...
Last Thursday I travelled to Mustard Seed Church at Ultimo for the pre-release of the new Magic: The Gathering expansion. Though a bit of a Magic nerd, I wasn’t expecting to leave as excited for the new block as I did. More »
Cynthia Sheppard, Illustrator and Art Director for Magic: The Gathering says:"James Gurney’s new DVD, "Fantasy in the Wild” is an enchanting reminder that there is fantastical inspiration all around us. Gurney takes us on a journey through...Show More Summary
Okay, so everyone in this office plays Magic: The Gathering except me. I can do one of two things. I can point at them and scream “NERDS” during lunch, as they play contentedly together (this is what I’ve been doing to date). Or I can grudgingly join them. What say you? More »
Using Magic: the Gathering and its rules as base, efofecks and his friends made some pretty cool decks based on the StarCraft universe. Read more...
See sample pages from this book at Wink. It was right before Christmas and for a present I was desperate for a Magic: The Gathering player. When I asked knowledgable friends if there was such a thing as a Pokédex-style guide to all the...Show More Summary
With retro games and Go well-conquered, where is an artificial intelligence like Google DeepMind meant to turn next? Magic: The Gathering and Hearthstone, obviously. More »
If you've spent a lot of time in comic book stores over the past 20 years or so, there's a pretty good chance you've found yourself playing a collectible card game at some point. I've personally shuffled off plenty of my cash to Wizards...Show More Summary
Who was Marvel’s first Bad Girl? What will Jim Lee do to the FF? And what’s this Magic: The Gathering business supposed to be? All in the Guide to the Guide to Comics!
Previously the realm of mostly young, white men, Magic: The Gathering has become a high fantasy haven for people of all stripes.
I’m standing in a hall with over a thousand people. There’s tables and tablecloths everywhere. Hundreds of people are queuing up; the lines stretch out the doors and to the stairs. It’s the last chance for people to qualify for the Melbourne...Show More Summary