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 pre-Alpha days of Magic: The Gathering, there was at least one card that was more powerful than the iconic Black Lotus.

Only one copy of the 1996 World Championship card was made.  It was never seen again after 2001.

Magic Untapped takes a look into Magic’s most famous symbol.

Legendary Magic artist Randy Gallegos joins Magic Untapped for some Q&A.

Magic: The Gathering cards could have looked a LOT different today.

Some Magic cards have too awesome and heartwarming a backstory to put into words.

The first try at a Magic movie was crowded out by Stretch Armstrong and friends.

A close call of ethnic insensitivity made an awesome character only more awesome.

Purple as a sixth color is always joked about, but it also nearly became a thing.

Back in 1997, Magic decided to gamble and grow an audience with ESPN 2. They lost.

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