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  • Prerelease is over! I played in three events myself (which was one too many; I was exhausted at the last one). And while all the packs at my store seemed […]

    Misprints, misplaced packs and a Prerelease

    Prerelease is over! I played in three events myself (which was one too many; I was exhausted at the last one). And while all the packs at my store seemed […]
  • I wanted to make sure I got this up quickly as midnight prereleases in Europe will be starting soon. Sorry about your luck, Asia and Australia. I hope the QS […]

    Khans of Tarkir Price Cheat Sheet – European Edition

    I wanted to make sure I got this up quickly as midnight prereleases in Europe will be starting soon. Sorry about your luck, Asia and Australia. I hope the QS […]
  • For more than 24 hours now, the Intro Pack decklists on Daily MTG have been broken. Of course, errors happen, but how many times can we shrug them off before realizing that these constant problems are not just one-ofs, but systemic?

    These Intro Pack Decklists are an Embarrassment

    For more than 24 hours now, the Intro Pack decklists on Daily MTG have been broken. Of course, errors happen, but how many times can we shrug them off before realizing that these constant problems are not just one-ofs, but systemic?
  • I’m getting there, and I’m trying. I really am. To learn the names of the new Wedges. It’s a slow process, I admit, but I’m getting there. You have to […]

    What’s that combination called?

    I’m getting there, and I’m trying. I really am. To learn the names of the new Wedges. It’s a slow process, I admit, but I’m getting there. You have to […]
  • Each pre-release, we compile a list of the valuable cards from the new set and put them into a handy, printer-friendly document.  The goal is to give everyone quick, easy access to price information when they go to their pre-release events.  This keeps trading fair, and more importantly, who wants to mess with their phone to look up prices at 3AM?  Not me.

    Khans of Tarkir Prerelease Price Guide

    Each pre-release, we compile a list of the valuable cards from the new set and put them into a handy, printer-friendly document. The goal is to give everyone quick, easy access to price information when they go to their pre-release events. This keeps trading fair, and more importantly, who wants to mess with their phone to look up prices at 3AM? Not me.
  • We're providing gorgeous, printer-friendly PDFs of all the Khans morphs, sorted by color(s), rarity, and flip cost.  Print these out and refer to them between rounds.  Memorize your morphs, kids!

    Morphs of Tarkir: A Visual Guide

    We're providing gorgeous, printer-friendly PDFs of all the Khans morphs, sorted by color(s), rarity, and flip cost. Print these out and refer to them between rounds. Memorize your morphs, kids!
  • I have had a serious complaint about Prereleases the last few years. While the whole “pick a Guild and play a promo from it!” was truly awesome for Return to […]

    The Secret of the (Secret) Promos

    I have had a serious complaint about Prereleases the last few years. While the whole “pick a Guild and play a promo from it!” was truly awesome for Return to […]
  • There have been some damn good draft formats in the last three years, but there have also been a few duds. Based on the time-tested and clearly flawless method of […]

    Three Years of Draft Formats, Ranked

    There have been some damn good draft formats in the last three years, but there have also been a few duds. Based on the time-tested and clearly flawless method of […]
  • Call it the next wave in alters. I mean, it’s not really that new, but it is something that’s come into focus as alters have become more and more a […]

    The Seasonal Alter

    Call it the next wave in alters. I mean, it’s not really that new, but it is something that’s come into focus as alters have become more and more a […]
  • Recently, there have been a rash of screenshots posted online where people have been able to use their opponent’s tapped creatures as blockers. While that’s obviously a great way to […]

    MODO be buggin’

    Recently, there have been a rash of screenshots posted online where people have been able to use their opponent’s tapped creatures as blockers. While that’s obviously a great way to […]
  • It’s the most exciting time of the year Magic-wise, and that’s always worth talking about. “I can’t think of a more exciting time to be in Magic. Set Rotation is […]

    How to Approach a New Standard

    It’s the most exciting time of the year Magic-wise, and that’s always worth talking about. “I can’t think of a more exciting time to be in Magic. Set Rotation is […]
  • The MTGO compensation policy is seriously lacking, and it's been causing a bit of a stir in the community lately. It's been a long time coming, and a change needs to come.

    The Ongoing Debate About MTGO Compensation

    The MTGO compensation policy is seriously lacking, and it's been causing a bit of a stir in the community lately. It's been a long time coming, and a change needs to come.
  • Each week we review what went on behind the QS Insider curtain. It's a great way to see what you might be missing if you're not a subscriber, and a great way to get caught up if you are!

    This Week On Insider: September 7th – 13th

    Each week we review what went on behind the QS Insider curtain. It's a great way to see what you might be missing if you're not a subscriber, and a great way to get caught up if you are!
  •   Recently, a Reddit post showing Jeff Hoogland with his library and all of his permanents in the “Red Zone” blew up the front page of r/magictcg (until someone else came […]

    Keep Your Hand To Yourself

      Recently, a Reddit post showing Jeff Hoogland with his library and all of his permanents in the “Red Zone” blew up the front page of r/magictcg (until someone else came […]
  • I cam across what honestly can be described as “LGS drama” on Reddit today, but I think it’s worth sharing because it kind of stumped me. And as someone who […]

    What Would You Do?

    I cam across what honestly can be described as “LGS drama” on Reddit today, but I think it’s worth sharing because it kind of stumped me. And as someone who […]
  • MTGO, Hearthstone, and SolForge each handle the in-game clock differently. Who does it best?

    Three DTCGs’ Approaches to the In-Game Clock

    MTGO, Hearthstone, and SolForge each handle the in-game clock differently. Who does it best?
  • The Community Cup is a fun event that Wizards does to recognize prominent community members every, and it’s usually a great event, full of fun and good-natured competition. This year […]

    Community Team Defeats Wizards

    The Community Cup is a fun event that Wizards does to recognize prominent community members every, and it’s usually a great event, full of fun and good-natured competition. This year […]
  • The Prerelease is now just a week away, and it feels like this spoiler season went by super fast. Not that it wasn’t awesome. There’s a million new goodies to […]

    All the Clan Cards, in Order

    The Prerelease is now just a week away, and it feels like this spoiler season went by super fast. Not that it wasn’t awesome. There’s a million new goodies to […]
  • Well, the full spoiler is here, and while there may not be a ton of financial gems in the last wave of cards, there are some relevant cards, and a […]

    Khans of Tarkir – Full Spoiler

    Well, the full spoiler is here, and while there may not be a ton of financial gems in the last wave of cards, there are some relevant cards, and a […]
  • Matt Sperling and Paul Reitzl recently posted a spot-on takedown of MTG digital products. They ask an important question: what was <i>your</i> breaking point?

    Sperling and Reitzl Ask: What was Your Breaking Point?

    Matt Sperling and Paul Reitzl recently posted a spot-on takedown of MTG digital products. They ask an important question: what was your breaking point?
  • Fair warning; I have no intention of buying a Holiday Box, nor do I have any idea how well these things actually sell for Wizards. I’ve only seen a few […]

    2014 Holiday Box – And a Promo

    Fair warning; I have no intention of buying a Holiday Box, nor do I have any idea how well these things actually sell for Wizards. I’ve only seen a few […]
  • Trap Essence Yeesh. Clunky and narrow. The only way this card could be worse is if it didn’t say “up to one target creature” and you couldn’t play it if […]

    Khans of Tarkir Spoilers – 9/11/14

    Trap Essence Yeesh. Clunky and narrow. The only way this card could be worse is if it didn’t say “up to one target creature” and you couldn’t play it if […]
  • Cryptozoic responded to WOTC's lawsuit regarding Hex: Shards of Fate. Which company makes a better case?

    A Good Breakdown of the MTG vs. Hex Lawsuit

    Cryptozoic responded to WOTC's lawsuit regarding Hex: Shards of Fate. Which company makes a better case?
  • We saw the art early, and it grabbed our attention then. Now, it’s finally here. Pretty cool, right? I’m not quite as sure about the card when it comes to […]

    BEAR PUNCH

    We saw the art early, and it grabbed our attention then. Now, it’s finally here. Pretty cool, right? I’m not quite as sure about the card when it comes to […]
  • Let’s just jump in. Abzan Charm 3 good modes, and off-color draw to boot. This is hard-to-cast but relevant removal and a combat trick all rolled in there. This should […]

    Khans of Tarkir Spoilers 9/10/14

    Let’s just jump in. Abzan Charm 3 good modes, and off-color draw to boot. This is hard-to-cast but relevant removal and a combat trick all rolled in there. This should […]

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