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  • 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 […]
  • Let's discuss a couple of the templating changes made by the editing team in Khans of Tarkir.

    A Templating Win and an Aesthetic Loss

    Let's discuss a couple of the templating changes made by the editing team in Khans of Tarkir.
  • I wish it wasn’t rare to have this sort of occurrence happen, and honestly it isn’t necessarily that rare. But we always hear the stories of the stores that ripped […]

    When Stores Do The Right Thing

    I wish it wasn’t rare to have this sort of occurrence happen, and honestly it isn’t necessarily that rare. But we always hear the stories of the stores that ripped […]
  • We knew about the rare and uncommon fixing already, but now we've got common fixing for Limited. Check it out!

    All the Mana Fixing for KTK Limited

    We knew about the rare and uncommon fixing already, but now we've got common fixing for Limited. Check it out!
  • Playmats are one of those things in Magic, along with deck choices, that can really allow players to express their magical “identity.” You see it in cards with casual players […]

    Planeswalker Playmat, anyone?

    Playmats are one of those things in Magic, along with deck choices, that can really allow players to express their magical “identity.” You see it in cards with casual players […]
  • Miss me? Don’t answer that. Someone cast Desert Twister on the state of Michigan and I was without power for a while. While I wanted to grab my laptop and […]

    Khans of Tarkir Spoilers – 9/5-9/9

    Miss me? Don’t answer that. Someone cast Desert Twister on the state of Michigan and I was without power for a while. While I wanted to grab my laptop and […]
  • Mardu Charm looks sweet! And perhaps a little reminiscent of the Eye of Sauron.

    Spoiler Spotlight: Mardu Charm

    Mardu Charm looks sweet! And perhaps a little reminiscent of the Eye of Sauron.
  • I remember coming back from a PTQ around the time I started playing Magic, and it was one of those late-night car rides. Great times, of course, but maybe not entirely safe-for-work, […]

    When Magic Lingo Doesn’t Make Sense

    I remember coming back from a PTQ around the time I started playing Magic, and it was one of those late-night car rides. Great times, of course, but maybe not entirely safe-for-work, […]
  • So many of these new cards seem to allude to older cards. Check out some of these comparisons.

    Is Khans of Tarkir Supposed to Be a Nostalgia Set or What?

    So many of these new cards seem to allude to older cards. Check out some of these comparisons.

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