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Magic: The Political, a set preview

July 7, 2011


by Matt Sperling Below are some previews of a few rumored cards from the upcoming set titled Magic: The Political.  A few of the rumored cards don’t appear to interact well with each other, making the appearance of all the cards below unlikely in the final product.  With more presidential nominees to come, and the […]

Magic Photo Blogging

July 7, 2011


by TURKEYDICK the photographer asked fujita to select two cards from his deck that best resembled Craig Wescoe and Kenny Oberg. wait so, the t8 of the pro tour is booster draft? Wednesday downtime for magic online. Brian Kowal  enjoying some ascension in between rounds Bill Stark is big in japan. Corey still isn’t back […]

Ask the Pros: July 2011 Edition

June 29, 2011


MTG Lampoon staffers Gary Talim and Matt Sperling recently peppered some of the top pros with a quick round of questions.  Selected answers appear below. QUESTION: What do you think about the banning of Jace TMS and Stoneforge Mystic? LSV:  As much as I loved playing with the cards, frankly it had to be done.  […]

Casting the Pro Tour Movie

June 24, 2011


by Matt Sperling In 2000, a film version of Dungeons & Dragons was released (I assume by producers Bialystock and Bloom).  (  Critics and box offices received it like a 20 year old might receive news of stage 4 cancer.  We’ll never know why.  ( Ten years have passed, and the world is perhaps now […]

Commander Set Review: Legends Part I

June 24, 2011


by Matt Sperling Welcome to the first installment of my Commander format set reviews.  Since I want this series to eventually be comprehensive, I have to start where Legendary Creatures got their start: Legends.  I had just started playing when Legends came out, so I don’t remember a whole lot about the set.  Whether you’re […]