Tag Archives: Wizards of the Coast

Beckett Gaming Preview: Magic The Gathering Shadows over Innistrad

00000 By Ian McDaries | Guest Commentary Shadows over Innistrad Pre-Release is nearly upon us. Starting April 2, gamers will have a chance to crack in to the new and exciting Magic the Gathering set. The set includes 297 new cards and is the first set in the Shadows over Innistrad block. Today we will look […]

Beckett Gaming Preview: Magic The Gathering Oath of the Gatewatch

00000 By Ian McDaries | Guest Commentary Hey all you Magic the Gathering Fans! Today is the day Oath of the Gatewatch hits stores. Oath is the 2nd set to release in the Battle for Zendikar block, and it brings 184 cards into the Magic the Gathering universe. The set brings on an onslaught of new […]

Magic The Gathering Preview 2: Battle for Zendikar

00000 By Ian McDaries | Guest Commentary Spoiler season is in full swing for Magic the Gathering’s new set Battle for Zendikar! Last week, Ulamog, the Ceaseless Hunger and Gideon, Ally of Zendikar were the primary focus. This week, the focus will be on the remaining two Planeswalkers and some new lands being released.

Magic The Gathering Preview: Battle for Zendikar

00000 By Ian McDaries | Guest Commentary The Eldrazi are back, and this time they are ready to win the Battle for Zendikar! This last week Wizards of the Coast has allowed a few spoilers to be let out to the public, and man is the hype real! For this Labor Day weekend I wanted to […]

Seth Manfield becomes Magic world champ

00000 By Ian McDaries | Guest Commentary On Sunday, the Magic community witnessed something incredible. Playing against the world’s best Magic players, Seth Manfield came out on top with an astounding 13-1 record to become the world champion. To tack on to Manfield’s already impressive feet, this was his first year to ever compete in the […]

Look for a historic Box Busters — 1993 MTG Alpha — soon

00000 By Matt Bible | Beckett Non-Sports and Gaming Analyst | Commentary On Monday, Beckett Media will bear witness to a monumental occasion. Magic The Gathering super collector Adam Cai will be breaking open a starter deck from the 1993 MTG Alpha series on a special edition of Box Busters. He will be doing so on behalf […]

Companies reveal plans at GTS Distribution Open House

Several companies, including Panini America, Upper Deck and Wizards of the Coast presented news and upcoming products to the dealers at the GTS Distribution Open House.

Texas company sues 12 companies claiming electronic trading card patent infringement via online TCG’s

Wildcat Intellectual Property Holdings LLC filed a lawsuit against a dozen companies this week in a Texas Eastern District Court claiming that electronic trading cards and similar virtual trading card creations in trading card games are in violation of its patented intellectual property.