Queer Erasure in ‘Magic: the Gathering Book’ Enrages Fans

Queer Erasure in ‘Magic: the Gathering Book’ Enrages Fans

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In 1993, Magic: the Gathering started off as the world’s first trading card game. A lot has changed about the game in the past 26 years. However, throughout M:tG’s lifespan, Wizards of the Coast, the company that designs and publishes the game, has consistently released new lore with each expansion. Whenever a new batch of cards is released, WotC releases a novel or a few short stories to accompany the release and flesh out the world in which the cards are set.   Image via Amazon   Greg Weisman is the author behind War of the Spark: Forsaken, the latest novel …

The Directors of ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Adapting ‘Magic: The Gathering’ for Netflix

The Directors of ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Adapting ‘Magic: The Gathering’ for Netflix

Exciting news for fans of Magic: The Gathering! Anthony and Joe Russo, the visionary directors behind numerous Marvel movies such as Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Captain America: Civil War, Avengers: Infinity War, and Avengers: Endgame have, according to Polygon, been announced to adapt Magic: The Gathering for Netflix! Magic: The Gathering is a collectible fantasy themed card that debuted in 1993. A game of Magic represents wizard-like figures called planeswalkers who cast spells, use artifacts, and summon monsters. The game is extremely popular, with twenty million players in its current incarnation and providing a unique fantasy experience that can played anywhere.   Image via Variety  Magic: The Gathering on Netflix intends to be …