Art Trivia Contest: The Birthday Banquet
Magic: The Gathering had its general release on August 5, 1993. Today marks the game's 27th birthday and you're invited to the party. We have lots of food and drink, and we also have hundreds of "presents" to give away. Take part in our contest and demonstrate your Magic knowledge for a chance to win.
Commander on a Budget: Brudiclad, Telchor Engineer
If you ever wanted to play with a powerful Izzet commander but did not want to break the bank doing so, check out this budget build of Brudiclad. Here's a deck focused on making copies and tokens of powerful threats to overwhelm your opponents. The best part is that the whole thing costs just about 37 euros.
Ninjas Sneaking to the Top in Legacy
The ninjutsu keyword was introduced to Magic with Betrayers of Kamigawa in 2005 and has been a fan favorite ever since. It tries to display the trickery and mastery in stealth that Ninjas are known for within the mechanics of the game. Recently, the tribe has seen renewed success in Legacy.
#CMAskTheJudge Episode 95: Devoid
Here's Episode 95 of Cardmarket's AskTheJudge series. Each episode includes a video that poses a question regarding the rules of Magic. Watch the video, comment with your answer, and then check your work below. This week's question is about the keyword devoid.
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 …
A Gathering of Friends
Whether janked-up Johnny, armed-to-the-teeth Tammy, or cynically calculating Spike — the best thing you can win with a deck of Magic cards is a new friend. Join the Cardmarket Insight team as we celebrate the International Day of Friendship.
Embracing Demonic Embrace in Standard
What's the first color that comes to your mind when someone uses the term "aggro deck"? Surely it would be either red or green; doubt it would be black. If so, Demonic Embrace is here to blow your mind, as it has had some amazing results in the last month. Time to embrace your inner demon!
Jumping into Historic with Jumpstart
The allure of the peculiar Arena format is stronger than ever — both in digital form and in the real world, where Historic playing groups have started to emerge. The debut of Jumpstart, which was made Historic-legal on Arena, is yet another reason to have a look at this now suddenly supercharged format.
#CMAskTheJudge Episode 94: Clean It Up
Here's Episode 94 of Cardmarket's AskTheJudge series. Each episode includes a video that poses a question regarding the rules of Magic. Watch the video, comment with your answer, and then check your work below. This week's question is about the way the cleanup step works.
What's Stronger, Ancestral Recall or Pot of Greed?
Inspired by a tweet from a former pro player and current designer at Wizards of the Coast, this article attempts to compare cards from two vastly different game systems. A thought exercise just as much as an exercise in hilarity, you may learn a thing or two about Magic or Yu-Gi-Oh! along the way.