Community Spotlight: 24/7 Judge Chat

Posted in Feature on March 12, 2010

By Wizards of the Coast

Let's say you're playing Magic in the middle of the night. So far, fairly realistic, right? But then you have a rules question. What do you do? What ... do you do?

Well, thanks to the worldwide DCI Judge community and especially Jason Lemahieu, there's an answer! Twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week, there's someone on the #mtgrules IRC channel waiting for your question. Rules questions in the channel are answered by volunteers from around the world. Certified judges (and other rules experts) just idle until a question comes. The fact that the volunteers are so spread across the globe is what makes it easy to be 24/7.

Now, let's say you don't already know how to set up an IRC client. Well, that's no problem. Because DCI Judges are problem-solvers! There's a convenient web client at where you can ask rules questions. Enjoy!

(Oh, and note that this is only for rules questions, not random chatting.)

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