For all the good our game has done, it can still bring out the bad. Patrick Chapin talks this week about the history of cheating, some new and unethical circumstances, and the importance of preserving your good reputation among the MTG family.
Adrian Sullivan has sampled the future and his feelings are...mixed. See what this Magic veteran thinks of the system as it is currently implemented, both at local stores and on Magic Online.
Ever wonder what the World Championships crew does with what little downtime they have? They play Magic, of course! Take a look inside the Pro Tour coverage team, and discover what makes their Magic minds tick!
Todd Anderson takes a break from the Magic grind this week and gives you insight into the strange and tiring business some of us have chosen.
Pro Tour Champion and Hall of Famer Patrick Chapin is on his way to the World Championships! The event has him feeling quite nostalgic. Join him as he takes an incredible look at Magic's competitive infancy!
Andrew Boswell has been a breakout player on the Open Series in 2014. Learn more about the ceramic artist balancing work and Magic as he hunts for a berth to the StarCityGames.com Players’ Championship.
Cedric Phillips sits down with Patrick "PSulli" Sullivan to chat about the results of #SCGRICH, the changes to Organized Play for the Open Series, and why everyone just needs to relax.
Pro Tour Champion Ari Lax talks about his team's incredible Limited expertise at Grand Prix Ottawa! He then spends a few minutes discussing the morph rule and the importance of emotion in playing Magic.
In a world of super teams and Magic think tanks, Shaun McLaren has two Pro Tour Finals that include an outright win. What mentality does it take to go to the ultimate Magic test all alone? Shaun reflects on the mindset he's used to conquer Magic nearly all by himself.
As incredible as the market it is for Magic cards themselves, the original art that goes into them is even more exclusive and prestigious! John Dale Beety revisits and recommends both the art and the resources to find it here.
Two-time Invitational Winner Tom Ross takes a few minutes to talk to you about Magic's latest controversies and what you can do to protect yourself against the lesser players that occasionally contaminate our game.
Many of us are well-versed in Magic and in the culture, and we've acknowledged that Magic Online can be challenging. But what do new players see? What is the new user experience for MODO? Fortunately, JDB has minimal experience with the program and can be our guinea pig...
Cedric Phillips sits down with Patrick "PSulli" Sullivan to chat about the results of #SCGMINN, their thoughts on the recent suspensions by the DCI, and how they believe cheating in Magic should be handled moving forward.
In this exclusive and fascinating report, Zac Hill talks about the wild experience that is covering Magic's biggest stage! He discusses the nuances, the benefits and detriments, and speaks a little about the next step in his Magic journey.
David McDarby ran the grinder gauntlet over the last few weeks! Read about his incredible journey through these tournaments and his travels, but more importantly, read about the journey that lies ahead of him.
Cedric Phillips sits down with Pro Tour Khans of Tarkir champion Ari Lax to talk about his big win, why his team is a force to reckoned with, and what he thinks about the controversy surrounding his sportsmanship.
Ross Merriam gives a fascinating look into the tension that competitive players feel between fun and dedication. Should you play Magic when you don't want to? How important is resolve versus exhaustion in tournament Magic? What are you Magic goals and how far will you go to reach them?
Cedric Phillips sits down with Patrick "PSulli" Sullivan to chat about the results of #PTKTK, where the Standard format moves going forward, and whether Ari Lax's sportsmanship should have been called into question.
With the Pro Tour looming large, Todd talks about team-testing flaws. But the thrust of what he wants to convey today involves Magic Online, its latest controversy, and the important steps that need to be taken in order to restore order to the culture surrounding the program.
Pro Tour weekends are some of the best times to look back and think about how far the game has come. Whether you're new to the game and don't know about the old days, or you're an old-timer that wants to see some names you haven't in a while, come sit down beside Adrian Sullivan and reflect.