Avacyn Pre-release tips: Play to your weaknesses – Red

I know that I probably could have put all of these cards into one post, but it would have been a MASSIVE post and I’m sure some of you would have fallen asleep… Continue reading

Avacyn pre-release strategies – Play to your weaknesses – Blue

Today I thought I’d continue with my tips for the Avacyn pre-release and Launch Party next week. You might also be able to use this advice for Magic Game Day on May 26th.… Continue reading

Avacyn Pre-release tips: Play to your weaknesses – Artifact and Black

Only a few more days until the pre-release. I’m guessing by now you’ve already decided what colors you’re going to use and which combos you want to make. And I bet you are… Continue reading

Miracles Do Happen

Holy shit. I never thought in a million years that my deck would be the deck chosen for Gavin Verhey’s “ReConstructed” article. I thought, “my deck is good, but it has some weak… Continue reading

Pre-Avacyn Restored: The Metagame in Chaos

Well, the list of Avacyn Restored cards should be out in less than an hour, and I’m sure all of you hardcore players will be pouring over the newly spoiled cards and trying… Continue reading

Titan’s Revenge: Fighting against the Metagame

It was a harrowing weekend in Nagoya. After 5 days of matches, my WGB Token deck finished a middling 7 win and 11 loses. It started well enough on Friday. I came in… Continue reading

Tibalts are Red and Tamiyos are Blue . . .

As you know, I love using red and blue cards in Magic. I have used my Blue/Red Titan deck for months now, but it’s broken my heart so many times I think it’s… Continue reading

What the Helvault?!?! (Pre-release info and first Impressions of Avacyn Restored)

Is anybody else getting excited about Avacyn yet? Do the cards seem overpowered or what?? There are going to be so many possibilities for the meta game it’s going to be chaos the… Continue reading

Upcoming features and articles on TheJapanHobbyist and updates

I have a few articles planned for April and some news that might be useful to some of my readers. I’ve heard from a few people who are interested in selling some of… Continue reading

Attack of the Pod People! (and playing in the rain, off the beaten path)

Originally, my friend and I had planned on meeting up for some play testing over at my apartment today on my day off. However, I had some errands to run and one of… Continue reading