Posted in Making Magic on February 10, 2003

By Wizards of the Coast

“Don’t underestimate the power of flavor. Flavor is one of the greatest tools we have as designers and developers. Yes, artifacts and enchantments are similar mechanically, but I don’t think the public sees it that way. Why? Because the flavor is so different between the two. I think the overlap between the two is a blessing because it gives us as designers more latitude with our effects. Flavor’s been doing a fine job for ten years. There’s no need to change this.”

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