Magic: Remastered Color Pie: White

Magic: Remastered is at it’s heart about capturing the purest essence of Magic. There are many different parts of Magic to capture- for example, my article series on planeswalkers covers some of the most complex cards in Magic, responsible for representing legendary characters, world building, and thematic build-arounds for decks all at the same time. This […]

Magic: Remastered Card Analysis: Blue-Red Planeswalkers

For my Magic: Remastered cube, I’m aiming to have around ten planeswalkers with balanced color representation. In this article series, I am analyzing all multicolor planeswalkers to see which ones are most appropriate, before settling on a color configuration. This article covers the blue-red planeswalkers.

Magic: Remastered: Dual Lands

While analyzing every gold planeswalker for Magic: Remastered, I’ve also been thinking about how I want to approach mana fixing in the cube, and more specifically, what mana-fixing lands I want. I have a tentative plan coming into this article, but it wouldn’t be a Magic: Remastered article without walking through all of the possibilities in excruciating detail to see […]

Magic: Remastered Card Analysis: White-Black Planeswalkers

For my Magic: Remastered cube, I’m aiming to have around ten planeswalkers while balancing color representation. In this article series, I am analyzing all multicolor planeswalkers to see which ones are most appropriate, before settling on a color configuration. This article covers the white-black planeswalkers, as the first of five articles analyzing the enemy-pair planeswalkers.

Magic: Remastered Card Analysis: Green-White Planeswalkers

Time to evaluate GW Planeswalkers for my #MagicRemastered #mtgcube. Cubes that don't want PWs to overpower games want PWs w/strong Theme (prevent SuperFriends deck) and low self Defense (players must work to defend their PWs); I also care about Signature Spells and Elegance. https://t.co/YGNM2XbdMj — Alexis Janson (@AlexisJanson) April 29, 2018

Magic: Remastered Card Analysis: Red-Green Planeswalkers

Next up: RG Planeswalkers for my #MagicRemastered #mtgcube – Cubes that don't want PWs to overpower should consider Theme (how much the PW shapes your deck) and Defense (make players work to defend PWs); My cube also cares about Signature Spells and Elegance. https://t.co/EvYQDQBBti — Alexis Janson (@AlexisJanson) April 28, 2018

Magic: Remastered: Description, Philosophy, and Goals

(Thread) Since it's my current hobby project, I will now attempt to describe my vision for #MagicRemastered #mtgcube. Hopefully give some context to all my cube philosophy and card evaluation tweets. @ChrisKMooney @bradleyrose https://t.co/vPOln7MtlD — Alexis Janson (@AlexisJanson) April 27, 2018

Magic: Remastered Card Analysis: Black-Red Planeswalkers

Next up is BR Planeswalkers for my #MagicRemastered #mtgcube – again, thematic build-around potential, how hard the PW is to protect (I want players to work to defend their PW), quality and appropriateness of any signature spells, and simplicity/elegance. https://t.co/QgVAKTpBMB — Alexis Janson (@AlexisJanson) April 27, 2018

Magic: Remastered Card Analysis: Blue-Black Planeswalkers

Next up, possible UB Planeswalkers for my #MagicRemastered #mtgcube – looking at thematic build-around potential, how hard the PW is to protect (I want players to work to defend their PW), quality and appropriateness of any signature spells, and simplicity/elegance. https://t.co/7cIsSI4nyi — Alexis Janson (@AlexisJanson) April 26, 2018