Author Archives: Jeff

Divine Ranching


7-0 Rivals Draft

Sometimes on the Arena Beta Forums, people will complain that the draft format rotates, i.e. it’s not always the most recent set. I can see their side of things but now that I’ve been through a few of these cycles I will definitely say that I prefer the rotation as opposed to always playing the […]

HobbyBear Open – Summer 2018

It’s been a while since I’ve had anything worthwhile to report coming out of a tourney but the sun has shined on a dog’s behind once again, so here’s my rundown of the HobbyBear Open – Summer 2018 here in Lincoln, Nebraska. Once again we had a playmat with original art by Ron Spencer, that […]

Rum and Coke and Vampire Neonates

Irrelevant Lightning Strikes

At least one embarrassing game where I could have ended it with a Lightning Strike to the dome. Whoops.

UR Whatever

Currently in the Beta, Magic Arena is rotating draft formats on a weekly basis. Last week was Amonkhet-Hour, which is a garbage format that I don’t like, yet I spewed a bunch of gems on it anyway because I’m a draft addict. But whatever. Back to Dominaria for this week, one of the best formats […]

Dumb game, learned nothing.

There’s nothing particular interesting here, other than I met this guy at 6-X (I don’t know if that necessarily means he was also specifically 6-X) and he was playing quite the ambitious Navigator’s Compass deck. Felt good to take him to the ranch.