Breaking MTG Community News: Gerry Thompson Protesting the State of Pro Magic

Howdy folks! It’s Joe and I wanted to share a little community news that has broke literally within the past few hours. Gerry Thompson, well known Pro MTG player and all around awesome guy, is protesting the current state of Professional Magic by actively refusing to participate in the World Championship in Las Vegas, NV. Which uh, just so happens to be this weekend. Oh wait, you didn’t know that? Gerry addresses that in his Reddit post, which you can read right here. Specifically, Number 2 of Gerry’s point: “Wizards does not promote its players well. “Oh, Worlds is this weekend?

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Strictly Vorthos – The Lore of Ravnica

Howdy folks! It’s Joe again and we have something special. We did one of these for Dominaria prior to its release. At our editor’s request, we’re doing a Ravnica Lore Dive! Guilty as charged – Editor Ravnica is a popular plane, and it’s history is very storied and interesting. We’re going to be doing a brief overview/timeline of the plane’s major historical events and a fun little overview of each of the Guilds within the plane. Let’s hop to it shall we? The Erstwhile Prior to the Guildpact, prior to much of Ravnica’s actual history, there was a race of

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A Memory of Light: Book 14 of the Wheel of Time

“He came like the wind, like the wind touched everything, and like the wind was gone.” A Memory of Light is the final chapter of the enormous saga by Robert Jordan with posthumous help from Brandon Sanderson. It ties up the story of Rand al’Thor and company and their fight with the Shadow and does so with epic battles and grandiose stages. As one would expect, this book leaves no one out. The three main ta’veren are present and doing all sorts of mischief, with Rand not only forging peace throughout the world, but confronting his ancient foe. Mat does

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[Planeswalker Spotlight] Sorin

Hello everybody, and welcome back to Strictly Average MTG for another Monday Modern article. I hope you all are enjoying the Guilds of Ravnica preview season. I’ll be talking about those cards after we have them all previewed. Today though we’re going to talk about another planeswalker. Today’s spotlight will land on the Sangromancer himself: Sorin. There have been four planeswalker cards featuring Sorin Markov in various casting costs, and he is quite the fan favorite among many in the Magic: the Gathering community (Editors Note: Also still stuck in a rock). I’ll go through each one, in order of release,

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