Magic Duels: Origins now available on iPhone and iPad!

MAGIC: THE GATHERING COMES TO iPHONE FOR THE FIRST TIME WITH RELEASE OF MAGIC DUELS Entirely New Digital Magic Experience Releases Today on iPhone, iPad RENTON, WA – July 8, 2015 – Wizards of the Coast today launched Magic Duels on iPhone® and iPad® with its initial content release, Magic Duels: Origins, enabling fans to play this brand new digital release for free. Magic Duels: Origins...

Recap of Magic: The Gathering Modern Masters Weekend

This past weekend, Magic: The Gathering players and fans from all over the world participated in Modern Masters Weekend. We wanted to send along some of the final stats from the Grand Prix events that took place in three locations around the globe, along with a link to download pictures from the events. Take a look and please don’t hesitate to let me know if you have any questions. Key Stats from...

Magic Fans Gear Up to “Make Magic History”

Make Magic History! That’s what tens of thousands of Magic: The Gathering players and fans will be doing at the end of this month when the biggest Magic Premier Play event ever comes to three continents across the globe. Taking place May 28-31, Modern Masters Weekend will be a visual and competition-filled spectacle, simultaneously taking place in Las Vegas, Chiba, Japan and Utrecht, Netherlands...

Dare To Descend Into The Underdark In Rage Of Demons

RENTON, Wash., May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Wizards of the Coast announced Rage of Demons, the new storyline for Dungeons & Dragons fans coming in Fall 2015. The demon lords have been released out of the Abyss and players must travel down to the Underdark with the iconic hero Drizzt Do’Urden to stop the chaos before it threatens the surface. Rage of Demons is the story all D&D...

D&D: Elemental Evil – Encounters Season; Free Player’s Companion

Wizards of the Coast is excited to kick off the start of the D&D Encounters Elemental Evil season, which comes on the heels of the Elemental Evil Player’s Companion—a free PDF download chock full of player options, new races and spells for adventurers to get ready to unearth the deception this season. The recently released Elemental Evil Player’s Companion (PDF), along with the Player’s...

Novel Review: Wizards of the Coast – Vengeance of the Iron Dwarf

Vengeance of the Iron Dwarf Vengeance of the Iron Dwarf is an epic fantasy novel, published by Wizards of the Coast and written by R. A. Salvatore. By Cape Rust Learn more about Vengeance of the Iron Dwarf here Find other Wizards of the Coast posts here The sky above the Sliver Marches has been magically darkened with cloud covered for months. The dwarves are besieged in their underground citadels....

Magic Duels: Origins Launches this July!

MAGIC: THE GATHERING DELIVERS AN ENTIRELY NEW DIGITAL EXPERIENCE WITH MAGIC DUELS Storytelling and regular content updates take center stage in new Free-to-Play release March 4, 2015 – RENTON, WA – Wizards of the Coast today announced Magic Duels: Origins, the successor to their popular Duels of the Planeswalkers franchise. Magic Duels will launch with the exciting new storyline featured...

Happy Dungeon Master Appreciation Month from Wizards of the Coast!

February is Dungeon Master Appreciation Month and to celebrate Wizards of the Coast has released the Dungeon Masters Support Group video series! In this three-part series, DMs can find the innovation, inspiration, and flexibility they need to get their games back under control. In celebration of Dungeon Masters Appreciation Month, we look in at a support group that may find some true help and insight...

Magic: The Gathering Announces Magic Origins

MAGIC: THE GATHERING ANNOUNCES MAGIC ORIGINS New Set to Release on July 17 Marks Pivotal Moment in Magic’s History and Lore February 9, 2015 – RENTON, WA – Wizards of the Coast announced today Magic Origins, a new Magic: The Gathering set releasing this July. This pivotal new set reveals the origin stories of five of Magic‘s most beloved Planeswalker characters. In the Magic:...

Dungeons & Dragons Fans Called to ‘Unearth the Deception’ in 2015 Elemental Evil Storyline & Product Offerings Unveiled

January 20, 2015 – Renton, WA – Today, Wizards of the Coast announced the newest Dungeons & Dragons storyline and accompanying product offerings for both digital and tabletop RPG players. Coming off of the biggest and most exciting year yet for Dungeons & Dragons, the Elemental Evil storyline starts in March and runs through mid-summer. During that time, heroes are needed in the Forgotten...

Game Review: Wizards of the Coast – Garruk’s Revenge (Duels of the Planeswalker)

Garruk’s Revenge Garruk’s Revenge is an expansion to Duels of the Planeswalker for Magic 2015. By Christopher J.N. Banks Learn more about Garruk’s Revenge here Find other Magic: The Gathering posts here Garruk pushed his massive, muscular form steadily through branches and vines. Entire trees snapped and the marsh waters swirled as he pressed forward. A few meters in front of him...

D&D: Dungeon Master’s Guide Available Today!

Today, Wizards of the Coast announced the release of the third and final core rulebook for the highly praised fifth edition of the Dungeons & Dragons tabletop roleplaying game – the Dungeon Master’s Guide. This book, along with the other recently released Player’s Handbook and Monster Manual, provides players with the tools and inspiration needed to experience the highly praised Tyranny of...

Magic 2015 now available on Xbox One; Garruk’s Revenge Expansion Launches

MAGIC 2015 – DUELS OF THE PLANESWALKERS NOW AVAILABLE ON XBOX ONE MAGIC 2015 – DUELS OF THE PLANESWALKERS EXPANSION “GARRUK’S REVENGE” LAUNCHES TODAY Renton, WA, November 5, 2014 – Wizards of the Coast today announced that for the first time, Magic 2015-Duels of the Planeswalkers is available for download on next-gen platform Xbox One. The game’s latest expansion,...

D&D: The Rise of Tiamat Adventure – Available Today!

Today, Wizards of the Coast released the second adventure in the Tyranny of Dragons story arc, The Rise of Tiamat. In this new adventure for the fifth edition of the Dungeons & Dragons roleplaying game, players must avert the cataclysmic return of Tiamat, the five headed evil queen of dragons. [View our entry in the Roleplayers Chronicle Reference database here.] Avert the Cataclysmic Return of...

Magic 2015 – Duels of the Planeswalkers Expansion Launches November 5

MAGIC 2015 – DUELS OF THE PLANESWALKERS EXPANSION GARRUK’S REVENGE – TO LAUNCH ON NOVEMBER 5 Magic 2015 Puts Garruk’s Fate in Players’ Hands Renton, WA, October 21, 2014 – Wizards of the Coast today announced Garruk’s Revenge, a brand new expansion for Magic 2015 – Duels of the Planeswalkers. The expansion brings additional content to Magic 2015 and...

D&D Announces Extra Life Team

For the second year in a row, Dungeons & Dragons will be returning to the Extra Life fundraising/gaming event! On October 25-26, members of the D&D team (and friends!) will run the second annual D&D game marathon, helping to raise funds for Children’s Miracle Network hospitals. The tabletop roleplaying game will be live-streamed on the D&D Twitch TV channel starting at 8 AM PST...

D&D Monster Manual: Available Today!

Today, Wizards of the Coast announced the release of the second of three core rulebooks for the highly-anticipated Tyranny of Dragons storyline – the Monster Manual. Optimized for fifth edition of the Dungeons & Dragons tabletop roleplaying game, the Monster Manual unearths creatures that characters might encounter over the course of their adventures. [View our entry in the Roleplayers Chronicle...

Novel Review: Wizards of the Coast – Rise of the King

Rise of the King Rise of the King is an epic fantasy novel, written by R.A. Salvatore and published by Wizards of the Coast. By Cape Rust Learn more about Rise of the King here Find other Wizards of the Coast posts here The drow are on the march and they have brought orcs, frost giants, ogre/goblins and even a couple of dragons. This looks like it will be their chance to finally crush the Silver...

Magic: The Gathering unveils cards from upcoming set Khans of Tarkir

Last night, Magic: The Gathering fans at PAX Prime were treated to a comprehensive glimpse into what to expect from the upcoming Khans of Tarkir block. Party-goers were treated to a close encounter with all five of the mighty warrior clans and saw exclusive previews including never-before-seen cards. Since we know not everyone was lucky enough to attend Magic’s PAX party in person, we wanted to be...

D&D Announces New Digital Offerings for 2015

Wizards of the Coast provided a glimpse of what Dungeons & Dragons will offer in 2015, with new digital offerings set in the Forgotten Realms from partners including Backflip Studios, Beamdog and Cryptic Studios with Perfect World Entertainment. Throughout 2014, D&D has ignited excitement in the game industry with a celebration of the brand’s 40th anniversary, the launch of new rules for...