Grab the Dice Bag! It’s Time to Play Magic!

There was a time that the closest Magic the Gathering got to dice were those non-D20 rolldowns or in some UN-Set. But that has all changed! Dice rolling has come to standard with the first D&D crossover to the actual Magic card game; Adventures in the Forgotten Realms. We’ve already seen cards in all colorsContinue reading “Grab the Dice Bag! It’s Time to Play Magic!”

Desert Doom Draw: Iymrith Casual EDH

No doubt, there are a lot of great cards from Adventures in the Forgotten Realms that will see play in Commander. Volo, Tiamet and Xanathar are the top runners right now and, believe me, there are already a mess of deck lists and articles coming on the top tier decks. But one of the deckContinue reading “Desert Doom Draw: Iymrith Casual EDH”

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”

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?”