John Dale Beety savors the flavor of two powerful planeswalker origin tales, and Magic Origins is absolutely dripping with resonances thanks to the complex emotions portrayed and Wizards' careful attention to detail.
John Dale Beety dives deep into Magic Origins, savoring the flavor of the set and exploring what we know about the ten planes and five planeswalkers that are the focus of the last-ever Core Set.
Grand Prix Charlotte is going to have some pretty sweet guest artists, so if you want to get your Force of Wills, Fact or Fictions, Mother of Runes or Natural Orders signed, Charlotte will be the place to be! Oh, and... that playmat!
Grand Prix Charlotte is going to have some pretty sweet guest artists, so if you want to get some of your Modern staples like Mox Opal or Snapcaster Mage signed, read inside!
JDB spent the Memorial Day weekend battling Standard to some success, but it was another experience he'll remember most. Read about JDB's encounter with misfortune and heartbreak, and what he did about it.
With the elimination of novels, Magic storytelling has made a big shift in its presentation and execution! The scholarly JDB tackles its effect (for better or worse) on the recently concluded Khans of Tarkir storyline!
Last words have a special place in our culture and our lives. As it turns out, our Magic cards aren't much different. JDB muses on the last words of many a Magic character and provides terrific trivia in the process.
John Dale Beety discusses the storytelling implications of Magic's big move from the traditional three-set block structure to the new form that begins with Battle for Zendikar!