Interview with Artist Brian Snõddy
Brian Snõddy is one of the original Magic artists and one of the most original in his work. He illustrated 127 Magic cards, from Alpha to Morningtide, with a few promos and special releases afterward. Some of his most prominent pieces include Carrion Feeder, Diamond Valley, Exploration, Helm of Obedience, and Recall.
Previously on Zendikar …
Zendikar, a plane of wild mana, where the land itself is alive and out to get you. For the past three sets out of the five that took place there, the menace of the Eldrazi took center stage. But now the cosmic monstrosities and their eldritch hordes are gone. Time for a quick refresher course on local history.
Motifs and Mechanics: The Themes of Zendikar So Far
This September, Magic is making its third stop on the plane of Zendikar. What can we learn from our two previous trips? Which mechanics did the cards exhibit in those two blocks, the original Zendikar and later Battle for Zendikar? Let's take inventory of the themes Zendikar Rising may revisit.
A Photo Worth a Thousand Words
Let's celebrate World Photography Day with a look at some of our fondest memories from events, as captured in pictures. If you share yours, you can win some cool swag from Ultra PRO that will come in handy once tournaments start up again. Our resident photographer goes first and shows off some of his work.
Two-Card Combos That Made Magic History: The Nineties
Sometimes it's as simple as putting one and one together, though the equation ideally amounts to something greater than the sum of its parts. The following pairs have formed famous friendships and cooperated so well that it may be tough to name any more iconic duos. Let's take a trip down memory lane …