Scent of a Gamer

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

Fun with playmats

Playmats are a non-essential accessory for card game players. Despite playing Magic since 2001, I’ve never found the need to own one. After the arrival of this package, I won’t … Continue reading

January 20, 2018 · 4 Comments

Mtg artists: Ron Spencer

Ron Spencer is one of Magic’s most prolific artists, with over 200 cards to his name. We haven’t seen many new card arts from Ron Spencer recently, but reprints are … Continue reading

March 28, 2015

Swamps of Magic: the Gathering

In Magic, swamps are the place of dark Magic. Black mana gathers here, used by Wizards who wish to selfishly fuel their own power without regard for its impact on … Continue reading

February 8, 2015 · 2 Comments

Clan lands in Khans of Tarkir

Basic lands in Magic have a special place for me, and I’ve written about this before. In Khans of Tarkir, the basic lands work directly with the world building to … Continue reading

September 20, 2014