Thursday, August 5th – It is advisable you know how your cards work. It is difficult to know how every single card works in Magic, but it will be to your advantage if you learn what your own cards do. To help you with that, letâ€™s take a look to some common card interactions and rulings in Standard.
Thursday, July 22nd – So you’ve certified for L1, you’ve judged a few PTQs, you are gaining experienceâ€¦ and you want to aim higher. A Grand Pix or a StarCityGames.com Open Series weekend is a big event, but the Pro Tour is the real thing. The tour is a dream come true for players seeking gloryâ€¦ but what about judges?
Tuesday, June 29th – How do you accept failure? How do you improve on your own mistakes? How do you manage frustration? These are difficult issues to address, and ultimately my inability to accept failure was the reason I lost interest in playing the game some years ago. If I go to an event and my chances on having fun depend on the result, then itâ€™s likely Iâ€™ll return home feeling miserable far too often.
Friday, March 19th – It seems a simple thing to say, but the fact is that 2227 souls gathered to play Grand Prix: Madrid 2010. This was 266 players more (13.6%) than the previous record, Grand Prix: Paris 2009, and this is a record that will surely be hard to beat.
Thursday, February 4th – In my first article for StarCityGames.com, Iâ€™d like to write about what promises to be the event of the year in Spain: the European Legacy Grand Prix. Legacy is my favorite format for many reasons: the huge amount of playable decks, the power-level of some old cards, the complicated rules interactionsâ€¦