Alpha Playtest Art

Posted in Arcana on January 21, 2009

By Wizards of the Coast

Playtest cards have come a long way. Back before the game started, Richard Garfield had to use miscellaneous pieces of clip art to illustrate the cards. And, because he is a creative gentleman, his art choices went beyond straightforward fantasy images, incorporating comic strips and other pop culture icons. For example: these four cards!

Instructions: study the art carefully. Ask yourself: what Alpha card might they have used this clip art for? Then click on the links below to reveal the Alpha playtest card in all its glory.

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