Geekenstein’s Definitive Commander Drinking Game
Jan28

Geekenstein’s Definitive Commander Drinking Game

Magic: The Gathering made a big deal last year about turning 20 years old. However, I doubt, they will make as big of a deal about their next important birthday (at least to Americans): it’s turning 21. That’s right, our dear MTG is turning 21 this year! To celebrate this momentous occasion, we here at Geekenstein have come up with the definitive EDH (Everyone Drinks Heavily) drinking game rules. Obligatory Disclaimers:...

Read More
Geekenstein Duels of the Planeswalkers 2014 Steam Tournament
Nov27

Geekenstein Duels of the Planeswalkers 2014 Steam Tournament

Greetings, fellow Magic enthusiasts! Duels of the Planeswalkers 2014 has been out for a while, and we here at Geekenstein want to play with YOU! The facts: When: The games begin on Sunday, December 8th Where: We’ll be playing on Steam SIGN UP Each player will choose and play ONE deck throughout the tournament. Players may not change decks during the tournament for any reason. All decks, including DLC decks, are allowed. All...

Read More
Duels of the Planeswalkers 2014 Expansion Review
Oct11

Duels of the Planeswalkers 2014 Expansion Review

Duels of the Planeswalkers 2014 has received its first expansion, meaning that players can now enjoy 5 new decks and 10 new challenges. The question, however, is whether this content is worth your hard-earned money. Magic: the Gathering: Duels of the Planeswalkers 2014 Expansion (Steam [Reviewed], PSN, XBLA, iOS for iPad, Android) Developer: Stainless Games Publisher: Stainless Games Released: Sept 18th, 2013 I’ll begin with the...

Read More
Star Realms Interview with Rob Dougherty
Oct10

Star Realms Interview with Rob Dougherty

The Adobe Flash Player is required for video playback.Get the latest Flash Player or Watch this video on YouTube. We had the opportunity to talk with former pro Magic player Rob Dougherty about his new deck building game Star Realms. We loved the demo of the game, especially Jake, who had never played a deck building game before, and are eagerly awaiting its release. Also check out Jake’s deep preview of the...

Read More
Magic: the Gathering: Theros Prerelease Primer
Sep17

Magic: the Gathering: Theros Prerelease Primer

Now is a happy time for Magic players: the launch of a new block! The first stage of the launch are the Prerelease events, in the form of Sealed Deck tournaments. Sealed Deck format is a form of Limited where you are given 6 packs, and you have to build a 40 card deck. For the complete rules of Sealed and some basic pointers, check out this article. In this article, I will be focusing purely on Theros‘ Sealed environment,...

Read More