Articles

Pattern Recognition #68 - Scry 1 Features Opinion Pattern Recognition

2018 May 24 by berryjon

Today, berryjon looks at the top of his Library and tries to determine if he should keep it or not. Perhaps he will Foresee a solution!

Dastardly Designs #1: Nautical Nonsense Card Design

2018 May 21 by SwaggyMcSwagglepants

After looking at the first Great Designer Search Challenge, Swaggy decided to embark on a quest to complete all the design challenges laid out as the GDS progresses! See how he fairs in the Tribal Challenge!

Pattern Recognition #67 - Mana Curves Features Opinion Pattern Recognition

2018 May 10 by berryjon

Bell? Line? Cliff? What kind of curve do you like? In this issue of Pattern Recognition, berryjon gives a quick primer on what it is, and what it can look like for some archetypes.

Flavor Kitchen: Theros Part 2 Features

2018 May 09 by Deco_y

We finish up with Theros and leave it better than when we found it.

Flavor Kitchen: Theros Part 1 Features

2018 May 04 by Deco_y

We offer up our flavor to the Gods of Theros.

Pattern Recognition #66 - Combo Creatures Features Opinion Pattern Recognition

2018 May 03 by berryjon

What's better than Modal spells? Why, creatures that have another card built in! Today, berryjon tries to make sense of this idea. And wanders around like a Meandering River.

Pattern Recognition #65 - The Case of Extended Features Opinion Pattern Recognition

2018 April 26 by berryjon

Today, berryjon examines some of the issues between Standard and Modern, then suggests a nice compromise that already exists.

Flavor Kitchen: Innistrad Part 2 Features

2018 April 25 by Deco_y

We finish off the best of what's to come from the land of Vampires, Zombies, and other nightmarish things.

Flavor Kitchen: Innistrad Part 1 Features

2018 April 20 by Deco_y

We give the evil, good, and, well, more evil the flavor they deserve.

Pattern Recognition #64 - Dominaria Spiral Features Opinion Pattern Recognition

2018 April 12 by berryjon

With Dominaria on the horizon, berryjon looks at some of the cards and their historical* basis.

*Cards not guaranteed to be Legends, Artifacts or Sagas.

Flavor Kitchen: Khans of Tarkir Part 2 Features

2018 April 11 by Deco_y

We finish up our time in Tarkir.

Pattern Recognition #63 - Phyrexia, Part 2 Features Opinion Pattern Recognition

2018 April 05 by berryjon

And here is the other hand of berryjon's look at the one great Evil in Magic's history. Nicol Bolas, you're a poser!

Flavor Kitchen: Khans of Tarkir Part 1 Features

2018 April 04 by Deco_y

The Khans of Tarkir have entered the Kitchen.

Pattern Recognition #62 - Phyrexia, Part 1 Features Opinion Pattern Recognition

2018 March 29 by berryjon

The one true evil force for Magic, the Phyrexians. Today, berryjon gives a quick history lesson into their impact on the story of Magic.

Flavor Kitchen: Zendikar Features

2018 March 28 by Deco_y

What happens to the cards that don't get flavor text?