Evan Symon

Evan Symon

Evan Symon is a seasoned journalist with stops at the Cleveland Plain Dealer, Cracked, GeekNifty, Pasadena Independent, and California Globe.

A graduate of University of Akron, Symon has covered stories in Vietnam, South Africa, Namibia, Germany, North Korea, Slovakia, and Switzerland (in addition to across the U.S. as well, of course).

He enjoys content creation, baseball, politics, and gaming.  When it comes to Magic: The Gathering, he tends to lean towards Selesnya (G/W).

In the mid-1990s, Wizards of the Coast experimented a new type of Magic: The Gathering card (well, sort of).

Tuesday, 19 January 2021 13:00

An Interview with 'Magic' artist Ron Spencer

Magic Untapped chats with longtime Magic: The Gathering artist Ron Spencer

Every once in a while, WotC needs to invoke their style of a recall.

Back in 1994, Wizards of the Coast found itself with a Magic: the Gathering expansion that they didn't know about.

Wednesday, 30 December 2020 16:06

Spacegodzilla: Magic's biggest "oopsie" of 2020

In April of 2020 an unfortunately named card was introduced at exactly the wrong time.

Magic: The Gathering once had a Nerf-inspired card. No, that is not a typo.

Magic: The Gathering doesn't really do holiday themed cards (except around Christmas-time).

Wednesday, 09 December 2020 15:46

An Interview with 'Magic' artist Rebecca Guay

Magic Untapped does a little Q&A with legendary Magic: The Gathering artist Rebecca Guay.

There is at least one "one-off" ability that may see a comeback in the near future: Frenzy.

Wednesday, 25 November 2020 08:22

Showoff: The card mechanic that almost was

Lorwyn almost had one of the most unusual and fascinating Magic: The Gathering mechanics of all time.

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