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Ixalan Draft, a Dissonant Hellscape or an Avantgarde Masterpiece?

Ixalan Draft, a Dissonant Hellscape or an Avantgarde Masterpiece?

With Pro Tour Ixalan in the books, opinions on the feature set remain divided, and critical consensus looks no closer. Ixalan, a vibrant and colourful world of pirates and dinosaurs has polarised the Magic community, posing deep questions about how we define the success and failure of an expansion, and whether the design of a […]

Rain Drop, Pod Top: November 10, 2017

Rain Drop, Pod Top: November 10, 2017

Maitland and SJB listen to a *lot* of music and have so many OPINIONS about what they listen to, so decided to do a podcast as an outlet! And all without a single mention of Magic! (Except for just then) This week we’re talking about: 21 Savage, Offset & Metro Boomin – Without Warning Rina […]

Fuelist – FIRST EDITION

Fuelist – FIRST EDITION

The Fuelist was a once-off fanzine collecting works by several GASmtg alumni, printed for Grand Prix Sydney 2017 and now digitised in all its glory. (click to zoom) Chifley ColeChifley Cole is widely regarded as the most significant Sin of Anubis, ranking far above Jackal Pup and Ankh of Mishra by this measure. He is […]

Kim Jong-un Dominates North Korean Magic Nationals

Kim Jong-un Dominates North Korean Magic Nationals

All glory to Supreme leader of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Kim Jong-Un, for his triumph over two days at the Yanggakdo International Hotel in the heart of Pyongyang to take out this year’s North Korean Magic Nationals! Over 12 players came out to compete through seven rounds of Standard and two drafts, but […]

Magical Friends Variety Hour EPISODE 11

Magical Friends Variety Hour EPISODE 11

The boys are back and they’ve brought a friend! Richard Spriggs, mastermind behind the wildly successful DRAFTAHOLICS ANONYMOUS, joins the usual gang of dickheads to discuss his Magic journey, Ixalan Limited, the rise and rise of DA and we even play a game! So plug in your airbuds, tell your mum you’re busy and tune […]

Introducing: The Barnacle Preservation Society

Introducing: The Barnacle Preservation Society

Here at GASmtg we’re about more than just laughs – despite what appearances may suggest – and today we’re reaching out to you for assistance on behalf of a non-profit charity that’s doing great work around the globe, the Barnacle Preservation Society. Barnacles, or ‘barns’ as they are more commonly known, are the lifeblood of […]

This Machine Kills Netdeckers – Episode 37: Hard Work Pays Off

This Machine Kills Netdeckers – Episode 37: Hard Work Pays Off

Following his victory at the recent RPTQ, outer-Melbourne-all-star Trent Clarke joins the cast to give his thoughts on standard and making the tour (of professionals). Official: @tmkncast Trent ‘King in the North’ Clarke: @xxdarkhorsex Chifley ‘Breaker of Chains’ Cole: @chifleycole Maitland ‘Sand Snakes’ Cameron: @maitlandcameron Music Credits: Guided by Voices – Twilight Campfighter Guided by […]

Australian Magic Team In Crisis

Australian Magic Team In Crisis

Breaking News: As a part of the recent citizenship turmoil within high ranking Australian officials, it has been found that the captain of the 2016 Australian Team and captain elect of the 2017 team, David Mines, is in fact a dual citizen of England, making him ineligible to stand for the position under Section 44. […]