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Guest Post: Jim Bernheimer, Author of Prime Suspects

Folks, please welcome Jim Bernheimer back to Dab of Darkness. I have enjoyed a few of his novels and a short story collection to date. ‘Enjoyed’ really is too light a term. 1,123 more words

Fantasy

An Idiot's Guide to the Modern Meta -- Part One

Updated to maintain my sanity.

I’ve been seeing a lot of posts on /r/magictcg and /r/modernmagic that are inaccurately representing the modern format.  Many of these posts are occurring because players that want to get into modern are ill-informed about why the format is as it currently is. 2,798 more words

Magic The Gathering

A Commander’s Journal: Focus (Part 5)

I thought I figured out the perfect foil to the proliferation of un-fun combo decks in 3-vs-3 Commander when I started drafting my Sen Triplets triplet team. 935 more words

Friday Night Magic

A Commander's Journal: Focus (Part 4)

In my continuing quest to put an end to the tyranny of combo decks in Commander, I dreamed of building a deck that decimated combo pieces permanently by sending them all to the exile zone. 1,166 more words

Friday Night Magic

Magic In The Hood

In and around Kyoto there are hidden Magic Shops. They’re not hidden from the radar, but you’re not likely to pass them on a random walk. 371 more words

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A Commander's Journal: Focus (Part 3)

Choosing Sen Triplets as my next commander for a 3-vs-3 team was a decision made mainly due its symmetry of form. Their three-colored-ness gives access to a lot of color combinations which are hopefully enough to sustain a team composed of three unique deck identities. 972 more words

Friday Night Magic

A Commander’s Journal: Focus (Part 2)

Having three identical commanders in the same team hasn’t been banned in that play group yet before because nobody has been crazy enough to do it yet anyway. 1,153 more words

Friday Night Magic