• Tricks of the Trade: Leadership Material

    With the recent release of Magic’s 2015 core set, I thought I’d jump on the Internet’s bandwagon good and hard to review the latest crop of potential Commanders. For the uninitiated, Commander (or EDH, for the purist) is a 100-card constructed format which pulls from virtually the entire backlog of …

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  • Walking the Planes 1: Introduction

    Walking the Planes is a series of articles in which I explore the philosophy of the planes of existence in Dungeons & Dragons from a personal (retro-)perspective. Most of it will focus on the Planescape campaign setting, which was published between 1994 and 1998 and which is to date still the …

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  • The Literary Embers of Little Inferno

    By coincidence of a liberal arts education I discovered “The Cave” (1920-2) by Russian author Yevgeny Zamyatin, best known for his dystopian novel We, in a class on Russian science fiction two years before striking sparks in Kyle Gabler’s game Little Inferno (2012). After toasting before digital flames my thoughts …

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  • You Haven’t Seen!?!: Ghostbusters (1984)

    Hello and welcome to You Haven’t Seen!?! This is my brand-new column delving into the intersection of Geek and Cinema! Now, I’ve seen a lot of movies, and I consider myself an aspiring film snob. That said, there are quite a few rather important films I have not seen before …

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The Literary Embers of Little Inferno

By coincidence of a liberal arts education I discovered “The Cave” (1920-2) by Russian author Yevgeny Zamyatin, best known for his dystopian novel We, in a class on Russian science fiction two years before striking sparks in Kyle Gabler’s game Little Inferno (2012). After toasting before digital flames my thoughts …

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When My Ship Comes In

The arrival of a long-awaited ship can signify the fulfillment of a great many promises: the return of an expedition, a trade mission, or of loved ones. The incoming vessel bridges the vast divide of the ocean, if only momentarily. A moment full of potential. That potential is full of …

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A New Editor Approaches!

Hi friends, First off, I want to wish Bill Coberly the best of luck and best wishes for his time at University of Minnesota Law School. None of us would be here at this moment if it weren’t for him, and we wish him every success in this new chapter …