Magic The Gathering: How Legendary Cards Change The Game

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September 22, 2015

As a Magic The Gathering player, there are rules that have been around for a long time. These rules are comforting, providing a kind of structure. At the same time, players are always looking for ways to work around these rules. So, when there’s a major rule change, the world of MTG shakes. A few years ago, that happened. In Magic the Gathering there are stories, and some of the stories…

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The Disgaea Triple Play Collection Is Released For PS3

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September 15, 2015

The Disgaea Triple Play Collection was released today on the Playstation 3 console. This three-game collection of strategy RPG’s. It includes Disgaea 3: Absence of Justice, Disgaea 4: A Promise Unforgotten, and Disgaea D2: A Brighter Darkness, all on one disc. Having it all on one disc is great considering some of the older Playstation games (like FF VII) were three discs long. This game is being released a month before Disgaea 5 comes…

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Two-Headed Giant – A Magic Experience

July 22, 2015

A few weeks ago, I played my first Two-Headed Giant with Modern Masters 2 Magic: The Gathering cards. Modern Masters is limited run of reprinted cards from the early years of Magic. Two-Headed Giant is a special format in which you get to team up with another player, whether that’s someone you picked or someone else who is willing to play. During your team’s turn, you play at the same time as…

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Gathering the Magic: MTG Resources Online

March 4, 2015

The internet is a wonderful world of information right at your finger tips. Just about the entire collective knowledge of the human race can be found online. But let’s say that you only want to find information relating to one thing. Magic: The Gathering. Where should you go to get your information, strategy, and community relating to this expansive game? Particle physics can wait. One of the places you can…

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A Primer to Magic: The Gathering

February 18, 2015

There are many people in this world that are on the outside looking in when it comes to the extremely popular collectible card game Magic: The Gathering. What’s the big deal about a game that came out over 20 years ago? What is the game about and why is it still so popular today? This piece is meant to be a small dip into the vast ocean that is MTG, but…

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All The King’s Men: A Local Game Shop Interview

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January 22, 2015

Have you ever thought about opening up a game store of your own? What kind of stuff would you have to worry about? How do you plan events? How do you get the word out to attract customers? And why is Magic such a big deal to store owners? On January 21st, 2015,  I went to a little game shop called All the King’s Men (ATKM) in Pitman, New Jersey.  ATKM sells…

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