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Magic: The Gathering: Signed Black Lotus Stolen From CA Game Store
An exceedingly rare Black Lotus card from Magic: The Gathering, bearing signatures from both the artist of the card Christopher Rush and the game's creator Richard Garfield, was stolen from a local game store in Southern California this past Friday, January 7th The store's owners are now looking to get the card back and have provided[...]
Magic: The Gathering: Yoji Shinkawa Illustrates Cards For Kamigawa
Magic: The Gathering, Wizards of the Coast's premier trading card game, has been preparing itself and its player base for a year of massive crossovers with such intellectual properties as Fortnite, Street Fighter, Warhammer 40,000, and others In 2020 we saw a crossover with TOHO's Godzilla and also one with The Walking Dead, and this past year[...]
Magic: The Gathering: 5 Planeswalkers' New Year's Resolutions
Happy holidays, players, collectors, and other fans of Magic: The Gathering, the premier trading card game by Wizards of the Coast! With New Year's Day coming in hot for the year 2022 AD, many of us are wondering what we will do to improve ourselves inside and/or out for the new year With the Multiverse being[...]
Magic: The Gathering Unlimited Volcanic Island Auction At Heritage
Heritage Auctions, an auction house based in Dallas, Texas that deals primarily in auction listings pertaining to comics, video games, trading cards, and other such items of a collectible nature, has put a rare, graded copy of Volcanic Island from the Unlimited expansion set of Magic: The Gathering up for auction! Notably, Volcanic Island is one of[...]
Magic: The Gathering Revised Plateau Up For Auction At Heritage
Heritage Auctions, an auction house based in Dallas, Texas that deals with auction lots and listings primarily based in the realms of comics, video games, trading cards, and other such items of a similarly collectible nature, has put a rare, Revised Edition copy of Plateau from the Magic: The Gathering card game up for auction! Plateau[...]
Magic: The Gathering - Could Classic Artists Get Secret Lairs?
And when that happens, Wizards will have to delve into other intellectual properties (an initiative that has already begun for Magic: The Gathering with Universes Beyond!), who will also eventually run out of material for whatever reason So, when Wizards runs out of intellectual properties to collaborate with, they will have to delve into things they[...]
"Magic, X-Files and Lesbians" – Not Leah Williams' New X-Men Comic
Which claims that Leah Williams has announced that her next X-Men comic book to follow Trial Of Magneto will be about "Magic, X-Files and Lesbians" I'm sorry but that's just not true. I listened, most entertainingly to the most recent House Of X – An X-Men Podcast cited in the article which does feature Leah Williams, and[...]
Magic: The Gathering - Top 5 Innovations Of The Age Of COVID
Greetings to all players, collectors, and other fans of Magic: The Gathering, the premier trading card game by Wizards of the Coast! We've had a rough two years, haven't we? COVID-19 has been a tough subject (and for many, a touchier one than others) in this time, and it's quite valid to state that no[...]
Magic: The Gathering Announces Alchemy, A New "Live" Arena Format
Magic: The Gathering has gone through many changes in the past few years due to the design principles established when Magic Arena was first developed Most recently, a huge innovation we saw included the creation of cards with digital-only abilities, as seen in Jumpstart Horizons Another big one came in the form of an event where[...]
Magic: the Gathering Unglued Booster Box Auctioning At Heritage
Heritage Auctions, an auction house based in Dallas, Texas, that deals primarily in auction listings mainly pertaining to comics, video games, trading cards, and other such items of a collectible nature, has put a rare, sealed booster box of packs from Magic: The Gathering's silly, silver-bordered expansion set Unglued up for auction! Collectors of this wonderfully mirthful[...]
Magic: The Gathering - Are Secret Lair Drops Predatory? An Opinion
In the winter of 2019, Wizards of the Coast, a major gaming company and a branch of Hasbro, announced a major idea that would ideally revolutionize their trading card game, Magic: The Gathering Beginning that very season, Wizards would begin to sell single cards in major drops known as the Secret Lair series, in order[...]
Magic: The Gathering Legions Booster Box For Auction At Heritage
Heritage Auctions, an auction house based in Dallas, Texas, that conducts auctions with lots pertaining primarily to comics, video games, trading cards, and other such items of a collectible nature, has put a sealed booster box of Legions, an expansion set from Magic: The Gathering, up for auction! Veteran players will often remember that Legions is a set[...]
Magic: The Gathering Unhinged Booster Box For Auction At Heritage
Heritage Auctions, an auction house based in Dallas, Texas, that primarily deals in auctions and auction lots pertaining to comics, video games, trading cards, and other such items of a collectible nature, has put a booster box of Unhinged, a silver-bordered set from Magic: The Gathering, up for auction! This set was best known for its crudely[...]
Magic: The Gathering Teams Up With MSCHF For New Secret Lair Drop
Wizards of the Coast has been known for experimenting with the many different formulas that make their premier trading card game, Magic: The Gathering, an innovative powerhouse, especially in the past couple of years In those years, Wizards has introduced the Booster Fun initiative, which introduced new styles of Magic card frames to conventional packs of the[...]
Magic Matters: In Rebuttal to "The Collectible Cards Greed Factor"
Magic: The Gathering has always been a game that divides people just as much as it gathers them This is very true in player-to-player interactions, but Bleeding Cool writer Rod Lamberti has shown us in his recent op-ed what this division looks like from the perspective of a comic store owner And while Rod raises some interesting (and,[...]