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Prerelease Primer

by Tim Willoughby September 24 2012

Ladies and gentlemen, the waiting is almost over. There's just a few scant days to go until you get your very first chance to play with Return to Ravnica cards, and now that the full visual card...

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Feature: Know Your Pool

by Tim Willoughby August 18 2012

The cut from Day One of the World Magic Cup has been vicious, with a number of big–name teams not putting up the performance required to squeeze through. The Czech Republic, China, Italy,...

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Feature: Serious Business, a Photo Essay

by Tim Willoughby August 18 2012

For those of you sitting by yourself reading the coverage, we bring you the World Magic Cup in photos! There's a lot of dressing up going on. Most of the judges came as Batman, one came as...

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Prerelease Primer

by Tim Willoughby April 23 2012

We are now just scant days away from the Avacyn Restored Prerelease weekend. While I can't tell you what's in the Helvault, I can tell you that if you want to find out, your best bet is to be...

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Dark Ascension Prerelease Primer

by Tim Willoughby January 23 2012

Welcome to the Dark Ascension Prerelease Primer! As you are reading this, there is less than a week to go until your local Prerelease. As I'm writing it, there is quite a bit more time than...

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Going Rogue with Innistrad

by Tim Willoughby November 7 2011

It probably wasn't surprising that Innistrad got my creative juices flowing. Dripping with flavour, it is a set that has lots of very cool cards that seemed to be asking to be played around with....

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Innistrad Prerelease Primer

by Tim Willoughby September 12 2011

Can I let you in on a secret? I bloody love monster movies. It is not just for this reason that I'm looking forward to this weekend's Innistrad Prerelease tournaments, but in all honesty, I...

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M12 Prerelease Primer

by Tim Willoughby July 4 2011

It's difficult for Christmas to sneak up on you. With shops full of tinsel and cheesy Christmas music, its approach is as inevitable and tantalizing as a swarm of zombies on the horizon bearing...

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Mirrodin Besieged Prerelease Primer

by Tim Willoughby January 24 2011

It is time to choose a side. While with Scars of Mirrodin the emerging Phyrexian threat was just that, a dark undercurrent threatening to topple a well-buffed metallic utopia, with Mirrodin...

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Scars of Mirrodin Prerelease Primer

by Tim Willoughby September 20 2010

Welcome back to Mirrodin, a plane in trouble. The Phyrexians are invading from the up-side down, the inside-out, and every which way they can. This weekend, we get the very first chance to play...

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