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Hearthstone: A Report From the Gadgetzan Mean Streets

Hearthstone: A Report From the Gadgetzan Mean Streets

Wait, before we start, here’s our obligatory Murloc Yule Log video, because we couldn’t possibly expect anyone to read this without the ambient caroling of the bubbly ones in the background. The latest expansion of Hearthstone, Mean Streets of Gadgetzan, is finally here, and what a fun set to contemplate over the holidays! Gadgetzan has

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Magic: The Gathering: A Fly-By Review of Conspiracy 2 On the Way To Kaladesh

Magic: The Gathering: A Fly-By Review of Conspiracy 2 On the Way To Kaladesh

Is it hard to keep up with MTG releases lately or what? Sets are coming out at such a milling pace, there’s barely time to play with a set before the next one’s getting spoiled. So we’ll do a condensed overview of Conspiracy 2, the much-anticipated draft set that’s the sequel to the outrageously popular

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One Night In Karazhan Makes The Hard Man Humble

One Night In Karazhan Makes The Hard Man Humble

Welcome to “One Night in Karazhan,” Hearthstone’s long-awaited fourth adventure. And since I’ve been watching the online discussion and watched in horror as the reference has sailed right over all of your heads: The name is a reference to the song “One Night in Bangkok,” from the Broadway musical Chess. Oooooh! Yes, Murray Head’s 1985

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Hearthstone: Top-Ten Overplayed and Underplayed Cards in Standard

Hearthstone: Top-Ten Overplayed and Underplayed Cards in Standard

Here’s a paradox: The whole selling point with collectible trading card games is that you design and build your deck, you engineer your own game plan, and yet everybody immediately turns to netdecking. Not even for ideas, just mindlessly copying card-for-card whatever the top deck is at the time and expecting to win. What’s the

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Magic: The Gathering Eternal Masters - Did WotC Finally Do Something Right?

Magic: The Gathering Eternal Masters – Did WotC Finally Do Something Right?

“Wizards could put $100 bills in packs and people would complain about how they were folded.” — common MTG axiom The new Magic: The Gathering reprint set just dropped and nobody’s happy. Heck, even I’m not happy. But my unhappiness is a meta-unhappiness. While others are unhappy for not pulling a foil out of every

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