The 10 Most Expensive MTG Cards in The Brothers’ War

The sibling rivalry continues. Magic: The Gathering’s November 2022 Standard set, The Brothers’ War, became available globally in mid-November. The Brothers’ War is a journey to MTG’s past when two brothers waged war on Dominaria. Draft, Set, and Collector Boosters from The Brothers’ War contain retro artifacts, melding planeswalkers, Transformers, and other exciting cards. Interestingly, The Brothers’ War contains 40 Story Spotlight cards that tell the tale … Read more

The 10 Most Expensive MTG Cards in Champions of Kamigawa

Once Standard bulk, now Commander staples. Released in 2004, Champions of Kamigawa became an MTG fan favorite for the most peculiar reasons. The Shinto-inspired block introduced beloved creature subtypes such as Monk, Samurai, and Ninjas. Also, the set provided some unique mechanics you only see in reprint sets, such as Arcane, Soulshift, and Spirits. While these mechanics … Read more

What’s the Coolest Dark Ritual in Magic?

Inspiration for your next album cover. What’s Dark Ritual? It’s a three-for-one sale that makes black spells go brrr. #11: Justin Hampton’s Dark Ritual Dark Ritual Ice Age | Common Artistically, I’m not a fan of this piece. It relies really heavily on outlining to define forms, rather than more subtle methods like value and texture. Outlining … Read more

Can You Afford to Play Legacy?

It’s not the exclusive club you might think! Long ago, before there were any formats at all, there was simply “Magic.”  Folks would buy booster packs and starter decks, sort out any cards that seemed powerful, and shuffle them up together with a handful of basic lands. Nothing was banned, and even the four-copies-per-deck rule … Read more