Odric, Flippy Flappy Tactician

March 31st, 2016
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Boy, Odric, Lunarch Marshal sure can grant a lot of abilities! Here’s a look at the original design. We shaved a number of keywords after development raised concerns about “rules confusion”, “tournament time limits”, “shuffling nightmares”, and “how on earth would you even print this”. Take a look for yourself if you want to really flip out!

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Modern Masters 2015 Previews: Command and Conquer

May 5th, 2015
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by KingRamz

Hello and welcome to Modern Masters 2015 Preview week here at Good Gamery! We’ve got a spicy card for you today with a fine pedigree of play across multiple formats.

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Dark Confidant in ‘The Case of the Missing Minus, Part Five’

September 19th, 2013
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by KingRamz

“When I came to, I found myself chained to the wall of a dark, dank dungeon that smelled vaguely of swamp gas. Which wasn’t that surprising; that’s par for the course after a night with Liliana. What was surprising was seeing Chandra Nalaar down there.”

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Dark Confidant in ‘The Case of the Missing Minus, Part Four’

September 6th, 2013
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by KingRamz

“When I came to, I had no idea where I was, which seemed to be the theme for the day. But in a welcome change, I didn’t actually hurt any more. I was laying prone and my cheek was stuck to something.”

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Dark Confidant in ‘The Case of the Missing Minus, Part Three’

August 28th, 2013
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by KingRamz

“‘As articulate as ever, Robert. Having a bad day?’ I stiffened. I loathe being called Robert. There’s only one person that ever calls me that. A person whom, not coincidentally, I also loathe.”

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Dark Confidant in ‘The Case of the Missing Minus, Part Two’

August 20th, 2013
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by KingRamz

“When I came to, I was alive, which was a great start. But it quickly went downhill. The hangover I’d had got together with the beating the tarmogoyf had given me and had little headache babies inside my head.”

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Dark Confidant in ‘The Case of the Missing Minus, Part One’

August 12th, 2013
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by KingRamz

“I spun around and hastily smoothed my robes as I headed back into my office to do my best to pretend that two minutes ago I hadn’t been drooling on the floor. It was a dame, and she was red. Could tell from the heels, and from the wisps of smoke and the singed area spreading over the top of my door frame. Always gives it away.”

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Microsoft Acquires Magic: the Gathering Brand, Announces Magic 8

July 25th, 2012
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by Xerent and KingRamz

REDMOND, Washington – Jul. 30, 2012 – Microsoft Corp. today announced their acquisition of the publishing rights to the trading card game Magic: the Gathering from Renton-based Wizards of the Coast, a subsidiary of Hasbro Corp. “It seemed like a natural fit,” said Don Mattrick, president of the interactive entertainment business at Microsoft. “We’re in your living room with XBox, in your tabletop with Surface, and now, with Magic 8, we can be on your tabletop, too.”

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Life Begins in the Library, Asserts New Arizona Statute

April 26th, 2012
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by KingRamz

PHOENIX, AZ (4/26/2012) — It’s not uncommon for laws to have unintended consequences, but this is one for the books. Today, a group of top-ranked tournament judges for popular trading card game Magic: the Gathering announced that, because of a bizarre quirk in the wording of a recent anti-abortion law passed by the Arizona state legislature, creature cards in players’ libraries or hands are now officially considered “alive” or “on the battlefield.”

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Stop the Flagbearer Hate

May 17th, 2011
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by Alaina Jahd, Standard Bearer

I have seen planeswalkers consumed by hordes of slavering monsters while frantically flinging their
spells at innocent flagbearers. They would rather die a horrible death than suffer one of us to live.
All for the simple “crime” of carrying a flag. It happens every day, and we turn a blind eye to the
plight of the fallen, relieved that their destruction was not our own.

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