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Cursed is the Man Who Forgets His Own Past
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Cursed is the Man Who Forgets His Own Past

Previously, and AlsoWhere does Gideon’s story start? It’s kind of a weird question to answer, and it’s an important one. Figuring out where his story starts is part of how we do a close reading of his narrative. Where the story starts and ends tells us a lot about its theme, because it shows us what growth and change occurs — if any — and from there we can figure out what the story is trying to say through that development.Read the rest

Cursed is the Man Who Forgets His Own Past
articles Magic the Gathering

Cursed is the Man Who Forgets His Own Past

Previously, and AlsoWhere does Gideon’s story start? It’s kind of a weird question to answer, and it’s an important one. Figuring out where his story starts is part of how we do a close reading of his narrative. Where the story starts and ends tells us a lot about its theme, because it shows us what growth and change occurs — if any — and from there we can figure out what the story is trying to say through that development.Read the rest

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Cartel Aristocrats #59: Vegas, Baby!

Join Jeremy, Jim, Travis, and Ed this week as they talk all the latest in Magic Finance!http://media.blubrry.com/themagicstudio/p/s3.gatheringmagic.com.s3.amazonaws.com/uploads/2017/06/21/CartelAristocrats59.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 1:02:06 — 85.3MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | Email | RSSVegas, baby!New InvocationsNew MTG products / Announcement weekViewer QuestionsCredit Winner!Read the rest

You Think I’m Stalling
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You Think I’m Stalling

One thing that we’ve seen a lot of in Standard with Kaladesh block is three- and four-color decks powered by the combination of Attune with Aether, Servant of the Conduit, and Aether Hub. With the banning of Aetherworks Marvel opening the door for new and interesting midrange decks, I think it’s likely that we’ll see a resurgence of Green-based midrange in order to fight the Mardu Vehicles menace.Read the rest