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).

Monday, 13 January 2020 10:00

The (short) history of "dexterity" cards

Throwing cards in the air was (very) briefly legal in Magic.

One of the few constants throughout Magic history is the result of a combination of mistakes and outdated company info.

Magic Untapped speaks with Magic: The Gathering artist Jason Rainville.

Monday, 23 December 2019 09:09

The Legend of Throat Wolf

How an internet-rumored card became one of Magic’s most famous legends.

Saturday, 07 December 2019 13:01

An interview with 'Magic' artist Ryan Pancoast

Magic Untapped sits down with Magic: The Gathering artist Ryan Pancoast.

One of the most infamous creatures in Magic history was actually the brainchild of two fans from Wisconsin.

In the early 2000s, a brand new creature type was becoming the center of winning decks everywhere.

One of the rarest Magic cards in existence came out of a simple request.

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

Did you know that 'Magic' cards with skeletons in the art at one time needed alternate artwork in China?

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