About Author:

Posts by

  • QS Founder Doug Linn looks at what went on "Behind the Wall" this week, highlighting some phenomenal Vintage Masters coverage that Insiders got to consume.  Don't get stuck on the wrong side of the Wall, wild-ling!

    This Week On Insider: June 16 – 22

    QS Founder Doug Linn looks at what went on "Behind the Wall" this week, highlighting some phenomenal Vintage Masters coverage that Insiders got to consume. Don't get stuck on the wrong side of the Wall, wild-ling!
  • QS's founder and editor-in-chief reviews everything that happened on Insider this week, including summaries of every article and his Pick of the Week.  A great way to get caught up if you're an Insider, and a great way to see what you're missing if you're not!

    This Week on Insider: 6/15/2014

    QS's founder and editor-in-chief reviews everything that happened on Insider this week, including summaries of every article and his Pick of the Week. A great way to get caught up if you're an Insider, and a great way to see what you're missing if you're not!
  • Matthew Lewis reviews all the mythic rares from <em>Born of the Gods</em> and rates them for speculative potential based on current prices.

    Unlocked Insider: Finding Value in Born of the Gods

    Matthew Lewis reviews all the mythic rares from Born of the Gods and rates them for speculative potential based on current prices.
  • Perhaps unwisely, we continue the controversial discussion of the winner-initiated "good game."

    Good Game: A Case Study

    Perhaps unwisely, we continue the controversial discussion of the winner-initiated "good game."
  • I remember my first trip to Gen-Con. I admit I honestly had no idea what it was before I started playing Magic, and the thought of Conventions sounded nerdy to […]

    The Aftermath of Magic at Gen-Con

    I remember my first trip to Gen-Con. I admit I honestly had no idea what it was before I started playing Magic, and the thought of Conventions sounded nerdy to […]
  • Wizards claims there's a core set in 2015, but should the community buy that line?

    Could M15 Be the Last Core Set?

    Wizards claims there's a core set in 2015, but should the community buy that line?
  • 31 of the top 32 in Indy. Half the Top 8 in New Jersey. Sold-out cards across the Internet, and the hype to match. Green is real. I’m not sure […]

    The Rise of Green

    31 of the top 32 in Indy. Half the Top 8 in New Jersey. Sold-out cards across the Internet, and the hype to match. Green is real. I’m not sure […]
  • Setting up your own personal achievement system can really help take your enjoyment of a format to the next level!

    Personal Trophies for KTK Limited

    Setting up your own personal achievement system can really help take your enjoyment of a format to the next level!
  • Marshall Sutcliffe and Jon Loucks have recently begun a new podcast, but does the name they chose live up to the brand?

    Constructed Resources Really Dropped the Ball

    Marshall Sutcliffe and Jon Loucks have recently begun a new podcast, but does the name they chose live up to the brand?
  • Anyone have Mantis Rider taking down the first Khans of Tarkir Standard event of the season? I didn’t, but it’s a pretty cool deck that did win the SCG Standard Open yesterday. […]

    First-look Khans decklists

    Anyone have Mantis Rider taking down the first Khans of Tarkir Standard event of the season? I didn’t, but it’s a pretty cool deck that did win the SCG Standard Open yesterday. […]
  • Months of waiting. Weeks of spoilers. Feverish days of testing, acquiring and building. It’s come down to this. The first weekend of new Standard is here, and I’m sure it’s […]

    SCG Open to offer first look at Khans Standard

    Months of waiting. Weeks of spoilers. Feverish days of testing, acquiring and building. It’s come down to this. The first weekend of new Standard is here, and I’m sure it’s […]
  • It's an age-old debate: is it rude for the winner of a match to say "good game" first?

    The Great “Good Game” Debate

    It's an age-old debate: is it rude for the winner of a match to say "good game" first?
  • Misprints are no rare occurrence for the Magic market. We’ve seen them for years in various shapes and sizes, and Khans of Tarkir is no exception. What may be surprising, however, […]

    More Printing Problems for Khans

    Misprints are no rare occurrence for the Magic market. We’ve seen them for years in various shapes and sizes, and Khans of Tarkir is no exception. What may be surprising, however, […]
  • I’m not sure whether all of you saw this, but I did.     As many advancements as they have made in the lore writing department, they are seeming to […]

    Dreams Denied

    I’m not sure whether all of you saw this, but I did.     As many advancements as they have made in the lore writing department, they are seeming to […]
  • 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 14th – 20th

    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!
  • We have the MTG comprehensive rules, but some rules are unwritten. Can we as a community self-police just like Major League Baseball?

    The Unwritten Rules of Magic

    We have the MTG comprehensive rules, but some rules are unwritten. Can we as a community self-police just like Major League Baseball?
  • The internet is a large and scary place and it’s easy to get lost. However, sometimes when you stumble down a dark alleyway online, you find someone you’re glad you […]

    Khans of Tarkir Beta 7

    The internet is a large and scary place and it’s easy to get lost. However, sometimes when you stumble down a dark alleyway online, you find someone you’re glad you […]