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Writing Magic Cards: Rivals of Ixalan

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Writing Magic Cards: Rivals of Ixalan

As you push aside the last fern, the jungle opens to gleaming fantasy. The lost city of Orzaca glitters as golden as your dreams, but who is that? Your rival is slipping through the gates, already ahead of you, and you must hurry or loose your treasure forever. Flavor text: For the following cards I … Read more

Writing Magic Cards: Ixalan

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Writing Magic Cards: Ixalan

Flavor Text: I’m as happy as a pirate rich with booty to say that I wrote the flavor text for the following cards: Card Names: As a bold explorer cresting a new horizon, I lay claim to these card names. Named the destination half of the following card: the Cradle of the Sun. Both Name … Read more

Writing Magic Cards: Hour of Devastation

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Writing Magic Cards: Hour of Devastation

The best part of making a sand castle is when the waves wash in and you get to watch it’s destruction. That’s how excited I am to share my writing with you in Hour of Devastation. For the cards below I penned the name and wrote the flavor text in italics. I’m as delighted as … Read more

Writing Magic Cards: Amonkhet

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Writing Magic Cards: Amonkhet

I am skating-down-pyramids excited to announce that I wrote creative text for Amonkhet. For the cards below I penned the name and wrote the flavor text in italics. For the following cards, I etched hieroglyphs in 2016 that were transcribed a year later by Wizards of the Coast into flavor text. And I wrote the … Read more

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