First off, HUGE congratulations to Holt Hauser and Stephen Murray, who came first and second respectively in Scottish Nationals at the weekend. Team Scotland is looking pretty stacked. Connor and the rest of the Murphy’s Vault team put on an A+ event, the judges kept everything moving in peak judge style, and I gather the […]Read More Competitive Magic: on the horse and straight back off.
I’m going to drop a top tip for you: if you’re sick of standard, try 1v1 Brawl. Seriously. Do it at the kitchen table, do it at your LGS, do it between rounds at a GP. It’s FUN. Here’s eight simple rules reasons you should give it a bash. You’ll never sit down and play […]Read More Brawl for one and one for Brawl: Eight reasons 1v1 Brawl is my new favourite format.
When it comes to Magic, I have two major downfalls. One is the constant fear that I’m about to make an awful mistake. The other is the conviction that if I don’t do something perfectly the first time, I have failed. The latter is bad as a player, but it’s even worse as a judge. […]Read More Performance Anxiety