So Many Insane Plays – Adventures with Alpha at the Wizards Tournament II

Old School Magic is a phenomenon that has swept the globe in the last few years, establishing new pockets of players committed to the idea of a more social and yet nostalgic gaming experience. Old School Magic provides an environment with cards that have greater aesthetic appeal, and a more social, less anxious player base. […]

So Many Insane Plays Podcast Episode 89: War of the Spark

Kevin Cron and Steve Menendian review War of the Spark, for Vintage.

Serious Vintage Episode 39: Planeswalking Around Town

For episode 39, Geoff Moes (@ThallidTosser on Twitter), Nat Moes (@GrandpaBelcher), and Josh Chapple (@joshchapple) talk about the role of planeswalkers in Vintage, speculate baselessly about some new cards in War of the Spark, and discuss sous vide and other novel methods of cooking.

Middle School Marauders 04-2019 Coverage and Results

This past week the Lords of the Pit hosted another Middle School event in Chicago, in a recurring series of events called Middle School Marauders (#MiddleSchoolMarauders on social media). Future events in this series will usually be open to the public every month or two, and found on our Events page here, as well as […]

NYSE Open VI Vintage Tournament Announcement

The New York Stacks Exchange (NYSE) is a legendary series of Vintage tournaments run by Nick Detwiler. After a hiatus last year, the series has returned to Long Island, New York this summer.

Cleveland Rocs Middle School 04-2019 Coverage and Results

The Cleveland Rocs recently hosted another Middle School event in Cleveland during GP Cleveland weekend, held at Mars Bar on Friday, April 5, 2019.

Relic War III Old School 93-94 Coverage and Results

The Lords of the Pit recently hosted the third annual Relic War, which is a private tournament for charity held in Chicago that utilizes the Swedish Old School Banned and Restricted List. This year’s event was capped at 24 people, and held at DMen Tap on March 16.

EC Old School 93-94 Tournament, at SCGCON 2019

Eternal Central is proud to partner with Star City Games to announce the Eternal Central Old School 93-94 tournament at SCGCON 2019. This year’s SCGCON Summer is being held in Roanoke, Virginia (USA). This cosponsored Old School 93-94 tournament will be held on Thursday, June 6, 2019, at 11am, and will be a charity event […]

Middle School Marauders 03-2019 Coverage and Results

This past week the Lords of the Pit hosted another Middle School event in Chicago, in a recurring series of events called Middle School Marauders (#MiddleSchoolMarauders on social media). Future events in this series will likely be open to the public every month or two, and found on our Events page here, as well as […]

Serious Vintage Episode 38: The 2019 Hazardvitational

For episode 38, Geoff Moes (@ThallidTosser on Twitter), Nat Moes (@GrandpaBelcher), and Josh Chapple (@joshchapple) talk with Matt Hazard (@winedope) about the most recent invitational Vintage tournament he held at his house, and how you can host similar local events.

So Many Insane Plays Podcast Episode 88: The London Mulligan

Kevin Cron and Steve Menendian discuss the London Mulligan for Vintage, including its impact on individual decks, pregame procedures, matchups, and the metagame.

Cleveland Rocs Old School 93-94 02-2019 Coverage and Results

This past weekend marked the first official event hosted by the Cleveland Rocs Old School club. Registration was capped early, and 38 Magicians converged in Cleveland, making a strong statement about the amount of Old School interest in Ohio. This event was run as a charity for the Providence House, a local child services group […]