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Advice for newbie deck-builders by Brian Holland
A few things for newbie deck-builders to remember and what NOT to do when a new set comes out.
Orginally published 1/26/2010
For The Old School Magic Player by Saran Ekambaram
Magic is about more than just numbers and damage and phases and the stack. Aside from all the rules and mechanics, we play the game because of the way it makes us feel. Mostly, the majority of us play because it makes us feel happy or like we are having fun. If not for how the game makes us feel, what point is there in playing at all? Would we really be playing if it made us feel like garbage?
Orginally published 2/5/2007
Beginner Magic Lesson: Adding Basic Lands to a Multi-Colored Deck by RomanianEgghead
Many people who begin to play Magic the Gathering have a difficult time learning how to construct a balanced mana base. This article details some easy steps to helping new players learn ways to tackle one of the hardest parts of deck building. This can also help players who have trouble with mana bases in draft tournaments.
Orginally published 9/10/2012
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Manabarbs Buy + Citadel of Pain Buy + Chimeric Idol Buy
damned if you do, damned if you don't.
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