Ravnica and Film Noir

Michelle Rapp Magic Story

In the words of L.A. Confidential author James Ellroy: “[Film Noir] is a generically American film movement that went from 1945 to 1958 and exposited one great theme. And that theme is: ‘You’re @#$ked.’” It’s a simple phrase, but what it and Film Noir succeed in conveying is the struggle to find meaning in a world that cares less about …

Experimental Frenzy in Commander

Brandon Isleib Commander

Since making a Kefnet the Mindful Commander deck, I’ve been in love with cards that let you play off the top of your library. With Kefnet, I used those cards to keep a full seven cards in hand so Kefnet could go into combat; I’d just play off my library instead of ever needing to use my hand. This year’s …

The Cipher Net

Bradley Rose Magic Story

Editor’s Note: In today’s blog post, Bradley Rose speculates about what social media would be like in the Multiverse. The following story takes place on the plane of Ravnica and is told through a series of posts on the social media platform Scribbler.  @PetConclaveDoggos Me right now: Morning coffee at a new café with a SCRIBE in hand @IsmerianLibrarian replying …

Key Constructed Cards: Guilds of Ravnica

Chantelle Campbell Standard

With the first rotation in what feels like years, Standard waves goodbye to staples such as The Scarab God and Glorybringer and hello to a whole wide world of new toys to explore. This shakeup allows for new ingenuity, and the consensus is that it will breathe new life into Standard, as well as non-rotating formats such as Modern and …

Card Kingdom Presents the Ravnican Rumble!

Card Kingdom Livestreams

Guilds of Ravnica is finally here, and we’re celebrating with a special livestream. Introducing the Ravnican Rumble! On Tuesday, October 9th at 2:00 PM PST, five Card Kingdom and Mox Boarding House employees will represent the five guilds of Guilds of Ravnica in a round-robin event, which we’ll be broadcasting live from Card Kingdom Studios in Seattle. Here’s a brief run-down …

Card Kingdom – Always Innovating | MTG Guilds of Ravnica Sketch

Card Kingdom Video

With Guilds of Ravnica release day looming, we brought in a consultant from the Izzet League to help boost our productivity! He built us a Machine that promised to maximize our velocity, but will it unleash a Thousand-Year Storm in our fulfillment center? Find out in our latest sketch! Preorder Guilds of Ravnica here!

Ravnica Horoscopes: October 2018

Chantelle Campbell Uncategorized

Thanks to this handy quiz, you’ve likely figured out where your guild allegiances lie, but you may not be sure what to do with that information. Lucky for you, the staff here at Card Kingdom have been studying the skies of Ravnica and have some recommendations to help you live your best Guild life.   Azorius Senate Your life has …

Guilds of Ravnica Prerelease Preview

Hallie Santo Limited

Prereleases for Guilds of Ravnica start tonight at midnight, and Magic players across the globe will be choosing one of five guilds to represent for the weekend. While many of us have deep affinities for our chosen guilds, others will want to evaluate each of the guilds’ mechanics and choose their prerelease pack accordingly. For those of you in the …

Guilds of Ravnica Preview Cards

Card Kingdom Uncategorized

Thanks to Wizards of the Coast for sending us THREE preview cards from Guilds of Ravnica! In case you missed the Boros Legion’s announcement on our Twitter account, here are the new cards in all their glory.        You can preorder all the Guilds of Ravnica singles you need at CardKingdom.com. Plus, don’t forget to tune in to …

Guilds of Ravnica: What We Know So Far

Card Kingdom Uncategorized

Fall has come to Ravnica, and the city-plane is in for some big changes. Ral Zarek is in charge of the Izzet League, the Boros are buffer than ever, and the Golgari Elf Shamans are now Zombie Elf Shamans. Plus, the Dimir might be the heroes of this story? Strange times indeed. Today, as we launch our Guilds of Ravnica …