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Siege of Dragonspear Gets Support From Wizards of the Coast in Transgender Flap

By John Keefer, Apr 08, 2016 8:15am PDT

The director for Dungeons & Dragons issues statement in support of developer Beamdog.


"You've decided what is right and what is wrong. As a result, your equating absolute drivel with ..."

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Magic 2015 available on Xbox One, Garruk's Revenge expansion released across most platforms

By Daniel Perez, Nov 05, 2014 8:30am PST

Magic 2015 - Duels of the Planeswalker is now available on Xbox One. Its Garruk's Revenge expansion is also available across most platforms.


Can a Hearthstone player graduate to Magic 2015? Part 2

By Steve Watts, Jul 22, 2014 2:00pm PDT

After cutting my teeth on Hearthstone, Magic 2015 drew me in. But can it keep me while Naxxramas calls? 


"Magic created the genre and is by far the most successful CCG so it makes sense to compare ..."

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Magic 2015 Review: a friendly duel

By Steve Watts, Jul 17, 2014 3:00pm PDT

Magic 2015 can make a planeswalker out of anyone


"I hope you try graduating to someone a little less condescending. "

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Can a Hearthstone player graduate to Magic 2015? Part 1

By Steve Watts, Jul 15, 2014 2:00pm PDT

The journey from Hearthstone to Magic


"Love Hearthstone's speed. I tried MTG on the iPad and it felt slow and boring. It really needs ..."

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Magic 2015 introduces 14 specially-designed cards

By Steve Watts, Jul 03, 2014 8:42am PDT

Magic 2015: Duels of the Planeswalkers will introduce fourteen cards designed by gaming luminaries and members of the community, and today we know just who is behind all the special cards.


"Trivia: Justin Gary is listed as a pro Magic player but he's better known these days as the head ..."

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Magic 2015 coming July 16

By Steve Watts, Jul 02, 2014 12:29pm PDT

Magic: Duels of the Planeswalkers 2015 is coming July 16. Pre-purchases are now available on Steam, with extra loot for those who pay more.


"I was talking to some about it the first time I went. I mentioned beer. Or something like beer ..."

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How Magic 2015 is taking on Hearthstone

By Steve Watts, Jun 25, 2014 4:00pm PDT

Wizards of the Coast certainly hasn't been sitting on its laurels in the wake of Hearthstone's's burst of popularity. The latest version of Magic: Duels of the Planeswalkers is bringing on one major feature it had previously been lacking: deck building. While that may seem o...


"Almost all of the keywords are explained right on the card itself, very few actually have to be ..."

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Magic 2014 - Duels of the Planeswalkers expansion announced

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 30, 2013 6:15am PDT

The Duels of the Planeswalkers games do scratch that Magic: The Gathering itch just enough to keep me off the cardboard but, well, that makes its DLC as alluring as booster packs. Wizards of the Coast has announced a Magic 2014 expansion is coming on September 18 with new de...


Magic 2014 introduces Sealed Deck construction

By Alice O'Connor, May 07, 2013 10:30am PDT

Making your own deck is one of the finest parts of playing Magic: The Gathering, but sadly we haven't been able to do this in the Duels of the Planeswalkers video games. This year's installment, Magic 2014, will finally introduce deck construction, in a way, with a sealed de...


"Dotp have been fun games, albeit a little buggy. Lost all my decks in the 2013 version, but they ..."

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Magic 2014 - Duels of the Planeswalkers also stepping to Android

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 21, 2013 10:15am PDT

The wizards, warlords, Winter Orbs and Whippoorwhills of Magic: The Gathering are returning once again this year in a new downloadable Duels of the Planeswalkers game. This year's instalment, Magic 2014 - Duels of the Planeswalkers, is adding a new platform to its hand, comi...


"Yeah, they really should leave all the previous decks in the new versions."

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Xbox limitations led to annual Magic: The Gathering games

By Steve Watts, May 24, 2012 11:30am PDT

Magic: The Gathering's "Duels of the Planeswalkers" series has turned into an annualized game for the CCG, which developer Stainless Games attributes to Microsoft's policies and costs of updating.


"because "rest of us" = only PS3 users since if you're on PC and want a better/more full featured ..."

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Magic: The Gathering DLC launches with Steam sale

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 14, 2011 6:45pm PDT

To celebrate the launch of the virtual card game's DLC expansion, which brings new decks and the ability to play as the Archenemy, the base game's down to only $4.99 on Steam.


Magic: The Gathering - Duels of the Planeswalkers sequel announced

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 11, 2011 6:00am PST

A sequel to the collectible card game's video game adaptation is headed to PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 this summer.


"New decks will still suck if you can't throw the lame shit out. You should be able to dump any ..."

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Magic: The Gathering - Tactics Announced

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 02, 2009 10:41am PST

Wizards of the Coast today announced Magic: The Gathering - Tactics, an "online, 3D turn-based strategy game" based on its collectible card game, coming from Sony Online Entertainment Denver--developer of the EverQuest online CCG 'Legends of Norrath.'


"I didn't see it until I read your post, now that's all I see :/"

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