On Super Bowl Sunday, Brother Stebbo looks back to his year as holder of the 'Dingardi Trophy' - perhaps the least-desired swag in all of Old School
While the global lockdown continues to cause disruption to the Old School calendar, Brothers of Fire have been holding inter-club events via webcam. Back in May, we had the joy of playing Sisters of the Flame in an entertaining clash of hard-tuned Tier 1 decks that was documented on this blog by Brother Ben here. … Continue reading Inter-club update, including Dutch OS and Sisters of the Flame
20 September 2020 Even having started playing Magic in 1998, now some 22 years ago, sometimes I still find myself playing against someone who’s been playing longer than me. Today I played against someone who’s been playing Magic longer than almost everyone. In fact, he’s been playing it since before the game was even published. … Continue reading ‘Playing the Playtester’ by Brother Scott
I know, right? No-one was expecting that, but let me explain… In the 2020 online Summer Derby I played a black and white Pestilence deck. This seemed appropriate, especially the guest appearance from a vampire bat: Everything in balance right? And if a pestilence is sweeping the plane, than we need something to fight back. … Continue reading “In Praise Of” Part 8: Healing Salve by Brother Robert
As promised, to mark the 4th July, here is the BoF spoiler of Spectral Chaos! We are very grateful to Micah for sharing this amazing fan project with us. These cards are not a commercial product and are not for sale. What they ARE is a fascinating glimpse into the history of Magic. Thanks to … Continue reading July 4th Spectral Chaos Spoiler!