Speculation 2022-23: Eldrazis, Phyrexians and Slivers…Oh, My?

The following insanity comes from the incorrigible mind of BDC Ok,, hopefully before you begin to berate me online, you will hear me out. Ok, we’re going to take this one step at a time. First, it began with a post on Reddit that keeps popping up. Brought to our attention by u/LeBubonicPlague 4 monthsContinue reading “Speculation 2022-23: Eldrazis, Phyrexians and Slivers…Oh, My?”

Fizban’s Treasury brings new content on all things dragon

The D&D community was blessed with an announcement of yet another book coming in October. On top of The Wild beyond the Witchlight, a Feywild adventure book, coming in September and the MTG crossover, Strixhaven: A Curriculum of Chaos, due in November, Fizban’s rounds out a pretty good end of year. Although there a fewContinue reading “Fizban’s Treasury brings new content on all things dragon”

Can Midnight Hunt fix the Werewolf mechanic?

I came late to the game, but I’ve always been interested in building a Werewolf deck. The only problem seems to be Wotc’s insane mechanics for the Werewolf tribal. But with a new Innistrad set centering on Werewolves (Midnight Hunt) coming in September, maybe we can finally get a Lycanthrope tribal we can work with.Continue reading “Can Midnight Hunt fix the Werewolf mechanic?”

Wizards brings Class to MTG!

Last week, during the spoilers and previews, we were introduced to a new type of card coming in Adventures in the Forgotten Realms set for MTG. While theorizing about the different things we may see coming from Magic the Gatherings’ first venture into a Dungeons and Dragons world, I had many thoughts. The dungeon cardsContinue reading “Wizards brings Class to MTG!”

New Legendary Creatures bring perfect D&D Flavor to Commander

Well, fellow Tavern Mages, it’s spoiler season for Adventures in the Forgotten Realms. But before it all breaks loose tomorrow, we received some insight into what the faces of the Commander Sets for AFR are going to be. And, although the four were not the party that we thought was set up way back inContinue reading “New Legendary Creatures bring perfect D&D Flavor to Commander”

Forgotten Realms Speculation: Unraveling Maro’s Mysteries!

On the cusp of spoiler season for Adventures in the Forgotten Realms, we stand eager and hungry for any bit of information we can get. Even the leaked land card (seen to the right) gets The Magic Tavern abuzz with speculation and anticipation. But, something we’ve grown accustomed to getting always has us trying toContinue reading “Forgotten Realms Speculation: Unraveling Maro’s Mysteries!”

Weekend Speculation: Creatures in MTG’s Forgotten Realms Set

The following comes from the complicated mind of BDC of the Magic Tavern. Ok, I was already heavily invested in the whole idea of having a Forgotten Realms MTG set WAY before that shotgun blast of spoilers we got almost a month ago. So, that incursion of amazing cards got me SO hyped. But…like IContinue reading “Weekend Speculation: Creatures in MTG’s Forgotten Realms Set”

Will Orc Tribal Finally Get Its Due in Forgotten Realms?

Now first of all, this is a speculation article not a spoiler. I have no new info about the upcoming MTG set, Adventures in the Forgotten Realms. Unfortunately. What we have plenty of here in the Magic Tavern is opinions and speculation. Lots of it. And we’ve had a discussion recently about some possibilities ofContinue reading “Will Orc Tribal Finally Get Its Due in Forgotten Realms?”

Location! Location! Location: Lands we want in MTG’s Forgotten Realms

Adventures in the FORGOTTEN REALMS is just around the corner and we could not be more stoked for a MTG set. Being old school D&D players and, especially, cutting our roleplaying teeth in Faerun aka The Forgotten Realms, we are the prime target for this type of product. One of the things that sets thisContinue reading “Location! Location! Location: Lands we want in MTG’s Forgotten Realms”

The Summer or Drizzt is upon us: What do we have in store?

Welcome to the summer of Drizzt. With the release of the animated short, Sleep Sound, written by the man who wrote both the old and new adventures of Drizzt, R. A. Salvatore, we have entered a stretch of nonstop capitolization on the D&D Drow superstar. And who can blame Wotc? Drizzt Do’Urden is the mostContinue reading “The Summer or Drizzt is upon us: What do we have in store?”