Be Patient: An Interview With Vital Lacerda

There is a wide spectrum when it comes to gaming complexity, ranging from micro games requiring mere minutes of your attention to games so highly involved and complex in their operation that they can leave you mentally exhausted afterwards. When it...
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Commander Spotlight: Obelisk of Alara

Most people who have ever dabbled in the realm of tabletop or video game RPGs are quite familiar with the idea of developing your character as they gain experience through finishing quests, slaying monsters, and accomplishing various goals you come...
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Commander Spotlight: Unexpected Results

Multicolor cards (or gold cards as they’re often called) are pretty great. Multicolored cards often act as a bridge between abilities, giving you access to a function that the individual colors themselves can’t actually do by themselves. , for example, gives White...
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Commander Spotlight: Gift of Immortality

I have always had a somewhat love / hate relationship with keyword mechanics. It’s not that keywords are bad – far from it. The development of new abilities always has and continues to be a staple part of what makes...
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Commander Spotlight: Virulent Plague

Expect the unexpected. It’s amazing how a mere a handful of words can elicit such a robust range of conversation possibilities, as if it’s an entire branch of philosophic thought rolled into one simile sentence. Not unlike some kind of Buddhist koan,...
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