Autor: Zeromant

Fixing Old Cards: Beta Blue & Red

Fixing Old Cards: Beta Blue & Red

(This is a link to the previous installment of this series. Chain clicks to find them all.) It seems moderate interest in this series is still there, so I might keep it up a...

Fixing Old Cards: Beta Green

Fixing Old Cards: Beta Green

(This is a link to the previous installment of this series. Chain clicks to find them all.)   Berserk Wizards have already tried to fix Berserk several times. Their first attempt involving its initial...

Fixing Old Cards: Beta White & Black

Fixing Old Cards: Beta White & Black

(This is a link to the previous installment of this series. Chain clicks to find them all.)   Blaze of Glory Wizards redesigned that card a decade ago in a very clean way: However,...

Fixing Old Cards: Beta Artifacts

Fixing Old Cards: Beta Artifacts

(This is a link to the previous installment of this series. Chain clicks to find them all.) It seems I finally discovered a topic in the intersection of my own interests and that of...

Fixing Old Cards: The Power Nine

Fixing Old Cards: The Power Nine

Since the first part of this series has been met with moderate interest (read it if you want to know what this is about), I felt motivated enough to do a second, greatly improving...

Fixing Old Cards: Promos

Fixing Old Cards: Promos

I was reminded of Nalathni Dragon yesterday, and a wave of nostalgia hit me. What a cool card! I even used to possess a „playset“ of it – not that I could remember to...

Oath of the Gatewatch in my Limited Card Pool

Oath of the Gatewatch in my Limited Card Pool

Eleven days into the new year, and MagicBlogs has yet to show any signs of life. That’s not an auspicious start into 2016… Well, I’ll have to go ahead again, I guess. It may...

The OGW Leaks – why do People Support Wrongdoers so Strongly?

The OGW Leaks – why do People Support Wrongdoers so Strongly?

Possibly the most interesting thing about the Oath of the Gatewatch card leaks is the attitude large parts of the community have shown in their aftermath, especially in response to Trick Jarrett’s article. The...

The Misery of German Magic by Numbers

The Misery of German Magic by Numbers

During the first day of the World Magic Cup, a tweet caught my eye. I immediately thought: This can surely not be a tweet of pride, right? After just five rounds, all the German...

How to Support Gray in Next Level Cubes

How to Support Gray in Next Level Cubes

It seems my motivation to blog about Magic fluctuates more wildly than I anticipated… Well, these are interesting times for cubebuilders, so let’s roll while the momentum persists! When I talk about „Gray“ as...

Why „<>“ is the New Symbol for one Colorless Mana

Why „<>“ is the New Symbol for one Colorless Mana

Alright, it seems I’m not ready – yet – to entirely quit blogging about Magic, having put my hiatus on hiatus. I just cannot not talk about this, and I am deeply bewildered that...

Commander 2015 Entries into my Limited Card Pool

Commander 2015 Entries into my Limited Card Pool

Well, if I get asked directly to write about a specific topic, and it isn’t too much work, that is usually already enough to motivate me – in the end, I like to blog...

Pictures of Winning BFZ Draft Decks

Pictures of Winning BFZ Draft Decks

Funny – I was already wondering if posting a bunch of pictures might not be a good compromise between writing a lot of stuff few people seem to be interested in, and not blogging...

Hiatus

Hiatus

I explained a couple of times during the last few years that the desire to write stems from internal as well as external motivations, and the latter are right now at an all-time low,...