Scent of a Gamer

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

MtG artists: Johann Bodin

Johann Bodin’s art first appeared back in the original Zendikar block, with a single card in the Worldwake set. Since then, Johann has illustrated dozens of cards across many different … Continue reading

November 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

MtG artists: Johannes Voss

Johannes Voss has provided me with some of my favourite illustrations on Magic cards, especially the fantastic Restoration Angel. His art is usually bright and focused on a single figure, … Continue reading

October 15, 2017 · 3 Comments

Magic art gallery: dragons

Dragons feature heavily in myth and fantasy. Magic is no exception. In this game dragons run the gamut from fire-breathing monsters to intelligent schemers. This gallery shows a few of … Continue reading

October 7, 2017 · 3 Comments

Magic art gallery: Angels

Angels take many forms in fantasy and mythology. Magic: the Gathering is no different. Angels have been concepted in many ways over the history of the game. ‘Flying warrior of … Continue reading

September 30, 2017 · 4 Comments

John Avon playmats on Kickstarter

John Avon’s full frame lands from Unhinged are some of the most sought-after cards in Magic, at least when it comes to basic lands. The artists has now set up … Continue reading

September 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

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