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Magic: The Gathering almost had a mechanic where you were allowed to bring in very old cards to play in newer matches. And everything was nearly broken.

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Time Spiral had an odd new mechanic that almost made it past playtesting.

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Friday, 25 March 2022 09:00

Magic History: Remembering 'Time Spiral'

Magic Untapped takes a look back at Time Spiral, a set that's focused largely on celebrating Magic: The Gathering's past.

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Tuesday, 16 February 2021 09:48

Stuffy: Magic's First Running Gag

In the early days of Magic: The Gathering, there was a curious running gag that kept popping in each year before finally becoming a reality years later.

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One mechanic in Magic history was so broken that Wizards of the Coast named an entire scale of game mechanics after it.

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