How to Hobby: Magic: the Gathering
May 1, 2019
There are many reasons one might want to immerse themselves in the world of Magic: the Gathering. Perhaps the high fantasy flavor is what draws them in, hoping to experience a game that features grand, Tolkien-esque battles. Perhaps it’s the promise of an intellectual challenge, the idea of a complex web of interconnected cards and strategies, each with different abilities that interact in unique ways. Or maybe your friends or classmates are starting to get involved, and you just want to be able to join in the fun.’
Whatever the reason, starting a game like Magic: the Gathering (known to fans as MTG) can seem very daunting at first, but with some careful guidance, it can be surprisingly easy.