Scent of a Gamer

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

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

Rebecca Guay returns to Magic

It has been a long time since new art from Rebecca Guay featured in a Magic: the Gathering set. If you check out Rebecca’s web presence you’ll see that this … Continue reading

October 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

MtG artists: Vance Kovacs

Vance Kovacs’ art stands in contrast to the general style of Magic art, such that there is one – after all sets change their look and feel quite radically. Kovacs’ … Continue reading

October 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

MtG artists: Chris Rallis

Chris Rallis’ illustration first appeared during the Khans of Tarkir block, and have featured in every set since. His art tends towards strong single figures, though this is not the … Continue reading

October 9, 2016 · Leave a comment