Scent of a Gamer

From the computer to the tabletop, this is all about games. Updated each week-end.

Hour of Devastation art review

Hour of Devastation is Magic’s latest set, and finishes the story begun in Amonkhet as well as bringing an intriguing twist to the overarching gatewatch storyline. The people of Amonkhet … Continue reading

July 23, 2017 · 2 Comments

MtG artists: Mathias Kollros

Mathias Kollros has been contributing his bright art of Magic for some years now. Regardless of the subject, brightness is a consistent feature of his art. With over 60 illustrations … Continue reading

May 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

MtG artists: Magali Villeneuve

Magali Villeneuve’s art first appeared on a Magic card in 2013. Since then, her art has become a favourite of many players. If she has a speciality, it is in … Continue reading

May 21, 2017 · 1 Comment

The art of Nils Hamm

Magicmansam has been producing a series of YouTube videos covering Magic artists. His latest video is his best one yet in terms of production values. It’s also my favourite since … Continue reading

March 11, 2017 · 2 Comments

MtG artists: Aaron Miller

Aaron Miller has illustrated several dozen cards for Magic: the Gathering, and also recently launched a set of token cards for Magic players to use. His art is a favourite … Continue reading

November 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

My Nils Hamm card collection updated for 2016

2016 has been a good year to be a fan of Nils Hamm’s art, as a good number of new cards were added, particularly in the Shadows Over Innistrad block. … Continue reading

November 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

MtG artists: Ryan Alexander Lee

Ryan Lee’s art first appeared in the recent Theros block, and has been with us in sets since then, usually 1-2 pieces per set. I’ve selected five of my favourites … Continue reading

November 6, 2016 · Leave a comment