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The intent is to make players more aware of what they are buying. Every few bucks you save can go towards more useful cards, and whether you are on a budget or mowing lawns in the summer, you want your dollar to go as far as possible.
Orginally published 9/5/2007
Magic Lingo by Kevin Weber
Magic is filled with terms, slang, and lingo. Being able to understand it all is half the battle, and it'd be great if there was an article that helped bring people up to speed on it all.
Orginally published 8/21/2009
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MTG is fundamentally about resource management. But what happens when cards exist which turn resource management on its head?
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Quicksilver Elemental Buy + Nature's Chosen Buy + Illusion Buy
Play Quicksilver Elemental Buy. Use Illusion (Illusion/Reality) to make it white. Enchant it with Nature's Chosen Buy. Tap it to untap an island, then untap it, then play its ability targeting itself, giving it copies of the abilities from Nature's Chosen Buy. Repeat for infinite mana.
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Theros has brought Gods into our planes. What is the best God/Legendary artifact combo?
Heliod, God of the Sun - Spear of Heliod
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