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Remaking Magic

Join Reuben Covington and Jake Mosby for the return of Remaking Magic, the podcast all about game design and magic the gathering. In this podcast we talk about the game design behind the card game Magic: the Gathering.
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Sep 30, 2015

Join Reuben Covington and Dan Felder for the thirty-eighth episode of Re-Making Magic, the podcast about game design and custom magic cards.

In this episode:

  • We discuss a Reuben's Dreamscape custom set
  • We give an update on its progress and talk about how it has creative concerns
  • We discuss the characters and settings
  • We talk about brainstorming and how to brew worldbuilding ideas.
  • We briefly mention Faeria
  • We come up with solutions to some of the issues of Dreamscape

You can give us feedback and discuss the episode on the MTGsalvation discussion thread

Contact details:

Blog: remakingmagic.tumblr.com

Reuben Covington
Twitter: @reubencovington
Email: reubencovington@gmail.com
MTGsalvation Account: Doombringer

Dan Felder
Email: minimallyexceptional@gmail.com
MTGsalvation Account: Stairc

 

Sep 24, 2015

Join Reuben Covington and Dan Felder for the thirty-seventh episode of Re-Making Magic, the podcast about game design and custom magic cards.

In this episode:

You can give us feedback and discuss the episode on the MTGsalvation discussion thread

Contact details:

Blog: remakingmagic.tumblr.com

Reuben Covington
Twitter: @reubencovington
Email: reubencovington@gmail.com
MTGsalvation Account: Doombringer

Dan Felder
Email: minimallyexceptional@gmail.com
MTGsalvation Account: Stairc

 

Sep 17, 2015

Join Reuben Covington and Dan Felder for the thirty-sixth episode of Re-Making Magic, the podcast about game design and custom magic cards.

In this episode:

  • We discuss Devoid and BFZ again
  • Critique a card: Amplify Authority
  • An introduction to Halitoth by Pyrefiend
  • We give some playtesting advice
  • We talk about gauging your audience's reactions not their reasons
  • We talk about Mental Playtesting
  • If you wantto playtest a set, check out Reuben's Primer

You can give us feedback and discuss the episode on the MTGsalvation discussion thread

Contact details:

Blog: remakingmagic.tumblr.com

Reuben Covington
Twitter: @reubencovington
Email: reubencovington@gmail.com
MTGsalvation Account: Doombringer

Dan Felder
Email: minimallyexceptional@gmail.com
MTGsalvation Account: Stairc

 

Sep 9, 2015

Join Reuben Covington and Dan Felder for the thirty-fifth episode of Re-Making Magic, the podcast about game design and custom magic cards.

In this episode:

  • We briefly talk about the Science vs Faith duel decks
  • Critique a card: Magnetic Dragon
  • We talk in detail about the zendikari mechanics of Battle for Zendikar
  • We discuss Sunburst

You can give us feedback and discuss the episode on the MTGsalvation discussion thread

Contact details:

Blog: remakingmagic.tumblr.com

Reuben Covington
Twitter: @reubencovington
Email: reubencovington@gmail.com
MTGsalvation Account: Doombringer

Dan Felder
Email: minimallyexceptional@gmail.com
MTGsalvation Account: Stairc

 

Sep 3, 2015

Join Reuben Covington and Dan Felder for the thirty-fourth episode of Re-Making Magic, the podcast about game design and custom magic cards.

In this episode:

  • We briefly talk about the Science vs Faith duel decks
  • Critique a card: Gnomish Rocketeer
  • We talk in detail about the eldrazi mechanics of Battle for Zendikar
  • Dan rants about Devoid

You can give us feedback and discuss the episode on the MTGsalvation discussion thread

Contact details:

Blog: remakingmagic.tumblr.com

Reuben Covington
Twitter: @reubencovington
Email: reubencovington@gmail.com
MTGsalvation Account: Doombringer

Dan Felder
Email: minimallyexceptional@gmail.com
MTGsalvation Account: Stairc

 

Sep 1, 2015

Join Reuben Covington and Dan Felder for the thirty-third episode of Re-Making Magic, the podcast about game design and custom magic cards.

In this episode:

  • We are back to our regular timing after several weeks away.
  • We discuss Faeria's latest playtest. Check out the game HERE
  • Critique a card: Airgrip Eagle
  • We discuss mistakes we have made in the past
  • Dan talks about the some of his RPG systems and what mistakes they made.
  • Reuben talks about Hostile Takeover and Gold counters and his design errors.
  • We briefly mention playtesting and playerbalance perception. 

You can give us feedback and discuss the episode on the MTGsalvation discussion thread

Contact details:

Blog: remakingmagic.tumblr.com

Reuben Covington
Twitter: @reubencovington
Email: reubencovington@gmail.com
MTGsalvation Account: Doombringer

Dan Felder
Email: minimallyexceptional@gmail.com
MTGsalvation Account: Stairc

 

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