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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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  • The new 2013 Core Set of Magic: The Gathering is out now.  There are classic cards, modern favorites, and some brand new cards to the world of Magic.    Here are some interesting M13 cards that I would love to pull from a pack:   Odric, Master Tactician (Converted mana cost of 4 total, 2 are Plains)   3/4 Human Soldier Legendary Creature When Odric attacks you choose which creatures block and how.  Odric’s ability to grant you the choice of defenders can be extremely useful.  You can slip creatures with infect through to land Poison Counters on your opponent, you can kill off enemy creatures using match ups that are in your favor, you can kill off your own creatures to potentially trigger passive abilities of other cards, […]

    Magic: The Gathering 2013 Core Set

    The new 2013 Core Set of Magic: The Gathering is out now.  There are classic cards, modern favorites, and some brand new cards to the world of Magic.    Here are some interesting M13 cards that I would love to pull from a pack:   Odric, Master Tactician (Converted mana cost of 4 total, 2 are Plains)   3/4 Human Soldier Legendary Creature When Odric attacks you choose which creatures block and how.  Odric’s ability to grant you the choice of defenders can be extremely useful.  You can slip creatures with infect through to land Poison Counters on your opponent, you can kill off enemy creatures using match ups that are in your favor, you can kill off your own creatures to potentially trigger passive abilities of other cards, […]

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