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  • Commander is one of the most popular multiplayer Magic: The Gathering formats and enthusiasts have been anxiously awaiting new cards and decks – and today, the wait is over! Magic: The Gathering – Commander releases today, and brings five brand new decks filled with cards designed and created just for the format.   Each of these new  offerings includes a 100-card preconstructed deck and three oversized, foil legendary commander cards (that also appear in the deck). The decks are filled with cards from throughout the history of Magic and feature 15 brand new Magic cards in every deck!   The five new Commander decks each contain two new three-color legendary creatures and 13 other never-before-printed cards, and there are 51 unique new cards spread […]

    Magic: The Gathering – Commander releases today!

    Commander is one of the most popular multiplayer Magic: The Gathering formats and enthusiasts have been anxiously awaiting new cards and decks – and today, the wait is over! Magic: The Gathering – Commander releases today, and brings five brand new decks filled with cards designed and created just for the format.   Each of these new  offerings includes a 100-card preconstructed deck and three oversized, foil legendary commander cards (that also appear in the deck). The decks are filled with cards from throughout the history of Magic and feature 15 brand new Magic cards in every deck!   The five new Commander decks each contain two new three-color legendary creatures and 13 other never-before-printed cards, and there are 51 unique new cards spread […]

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  • Magic Celebration is Saturday September 8th at your local participating hobby store / card shop!  You can go to wizards.com/locator to find the nearest one. It is a free event that people both experienced and new to Magic can attend and have lots of fun.  You’ll go home with at least one free 2013 Core Set booster pack, but possibly a lot more stuff.  There should be a variety of games to play, including different Mini-Master games.  There are a couple ways to play Mini-Master and if you haven’t tried them, you might find you like this challenging format.   One way is that you and an opponent each take a sealed booster pack, open them and each add 3 of […]

    Magic: The Gathering Celebration Event

    Magic Celebration is Saturday September 8th at your local participating hobby store / card shop!  You can go to wizards.com/locator to find the nearest one. It is a free event that people both experienced and new to Magic can attend and have lots of fun.  You’ll go home with at least one free 2013 Core Set booster pack, but possibly a lot more stuff.  There should be a variety of games to play, including different Mini-Master games.  There are a couple ways to play Mini-Master and if you haven’t tried them, you might find you like this challenging format.   One way is that you and an opponent each take a sealed booster pack, open them and each add 3 of […]

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  • Wizards of the Coast is excited to announce that a sneak peek of the new User Interface update for Magic: The Gathering Online is live for a limited time. You can be among the first to download and take the game on a nine-day test drive, which ends July 25, 2012. Magic Online has been redesigned to make it easier than ever to play when you want and how you want. The latest features include:   •       Streamlined download: 5 minutes vs. 2 hours •       Improved drafting and limited deck building scenes •       Updated navigation and visuals improve usability •       Combined collection and deck editor simplifies card management •       Floating windows take advantage of high resolutions and multiple monitors •       Full access to deck building, casual play, trading, and store

    SNEAK PEEK! The new Magic: the Gathering Online

    Wizards of the Coast is excited to announce that a sneak peek of the new User Interface update for Magic: The Gathering Online is live for a limited time. You can be among the first to download and take the game on a nine-day test drive, which ends July 25, 2012. Magic Online has been redesigned to make it easier than ever to play when you want and how you want. The latest features include:   •       Streamlined download: 5 minutes vs. 2 hours •       Improved drafting and limited deck building scenes •       Updated navigation and visuals improve usability •       Combined collection and deck editor simplifies card management •       Floating windows take advantage of high resolutions and multiple monitors •       Full access to deck building, casual play, trading, and store

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  • PAX 2011 – Day 3 The morning came early. Our team successfully uploaded the GuildWars2 panel videos but it was a late night. We were all tired but had to push forward. We still had a lot of interviews ahead of us. I looked down and saw that the camera wasn’t plugged in, once again. I knew I would never hear the end of it. The day started off slowly. My legs ached from all the walking over the previous couple days. The shower didn’t seem strong enough to push the sleep from my brain. Loveless and I started out the day by finding the booth of a company we had to cancel on previously. It was impossible to make it to every appointment on time […]

    PAX Prime 2011 – Day 3

    PAX 2011 – Day 3 The morning came early. Our team successfully uploaded the GuildWars2 panel videos but it was a late night. We were all tired but had to push forward. We still had a lot of interviews ahead of us. I looked down and saw that the camera wasn’t plugged in, once again. I knew I would never hear the end of it. The day started off slowly. My legs ached from all the walking over the previous couple days. The shower didn’t seem strong enough to push the sleep from my brain. Loveless and I started out the day by finding the booth of a company we had to cancel on previously. It was impossible to make it to every appointment on time […]

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