magic: the gathering

Game of the Year 2018

Our Favorite Games of 2018: Cameron Kunzelman's Top Ten

There are two types of games on this list: Sprawling epics set in a massive world, and games focused on doing exactly one thing incredibly well.
Cameron Kunzelman
12.28.18
artifact

'Artifact' Isn't a Game on Steam, It's Steam in a Game

Imagine if we monetized the rot.
Will Partin
12.13.18
Interview

Talking Sci-Fi, Math, and Chaos with the Creator of 'Magic: The Gathering'

25 years after its creation, Richard Garfield provides insight into how his love of breaking the rules helped him make the world's biggest collectible card game.
Cameron Kunzelman
8.20.18
magic: the gathering

This New Spinoff Re-Imagines 'Magic: The Gathering' as a Board Game

'Explorers of Ixalan' lets you and up to three friends battle across a dinosaur-and-pirate infested island.
Cameron Kunzelman
10.10.17
magic: the gathering

These Surreal 'Magic: The Gathering' Cards Were Made by a Robot

“The text was generated via neural net, so it seemed fitting for the art to be as well.”
Cameron Kunzelman
7.11.17
Final Fantasy

The ‘Final Fantasy Trading Card Game’ Unpicks a Very Particular Secret of Mana

Rather than establish itself as a unique experience, ‘FFTCG’ seems to want to fix the problems of ‘Magic: The Gathering’.
Owen Duffy
5.7.17
Tabletop

Classic Card Game 'Legend of the Five Rings' Is Resurrected

The game of intrigue, honor, and might will continue with Fantasy Flight. But will it recapture the magic?
Arthur Martinez-Tebbel
4.24.17
Dungeons and Dragons

I Spent a Gloriously Geeky Day with the Makers of Dungeons & Dragons

Wizards of the Coast's office seems almost mundane, but nestled into the corners and nooks are statues of wizards, goblins, and knights, watching silently as employees hurry from meeting to meeting.
Giaco Furino
9.12.16