Magic vs. The Gathering: Having a Hobby in a Competitive Card Game

In the last month, WotC made it very clear of the direction they want to take with Magic: the Gathering. MTG Arena is in open beta with the marketing and promotion of some kind of new sliced bread factory, proving the casual audience is where money is best spent. At least, that’s what I thought up until today.

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Name a Card: A Comprehensive Guide to Memeing your Opponent

Wizards have made an important change to the Comprehensive Rules for Guilds of Ravnica that cannot go unnoticed. As of 28th September 2018, you can name ANY CARD in Magic history when a spell requires you to name a card. Now cards like Pithing Needle, Cabal Therapy and Tainted Pact have their fullest potential unlocked and I couldn’t be more excited to meme my opponent.

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Lazy Sunday Legacy – Ballin’ on a Budget

This may be the first time you are hearing this and I’m sorry you have to hear it from me, but cards on the Reserve List are E X P E N S I V E. Eternal players and collectors alike are divided on what the future of what Magic should look like but no matter what your stance, Mark Rosewater’s unyielding conviction proves that the RL is not going away any time soon. Continue reading “Lazy Sunday Legacy – Ballin’ on a Budget”

CBR MTG has a new logo!

Over the last year our brand has gone through so much change and so much growth as we worked on our identity- we began regularly commentating, streaming and reaching out to other local Australian content creators. Through this, we have used one of the most iconic symbols of Canberra, the Royal Bluebell, as our logo because it is part of our identity.
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Lazy Sunday Legacy – Innovation in a Solved Format

Banned and Restricted announcement is in a couple of days and there is mostly talk about further unbannings in Modern, but murmurs of Deathrite Shaman getting pushed out of Legacy are growing ever present. Will the 25th Anniversary Team Trios Pro Tour in 3-5 August 2018 give WoTC the push they need to talk about the Legacy? Continue reading “Lazy Sunday Legacy – Innovation in a Solved Format”