Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony…SpartanNerd’s Music Review

          Nothing could taint the experience of finally seeing the Ninth Symphony performed live!  The Spartanburg Philharmonic absolutely nailed it…It may be the highest art Spartanburg has ever experienced, and this is an artsy place.  Worries about three of my students who didn’t arrive couldn’t scar it.  Neither the hazardous weather; … Continue reading

Selesnya Guild Kit…Guilds of Ravnica…SpartanNerd Unboxing and Review

I am continuing my series of reviews on the Guilds of Ravnica Guild Kits.  So far  have reviewed the Dimir and Golgari Guild Kits.  This week I will review the Selesnya guild kit. The front of the box is another window box, this time featuring a foil alternate art of Trostani, Selesnya’s Voice.  You can … Continue reading

Golgari Guild Kit…Guilds of Ravnica…SpartanNerd Unboxing and Review

I am continuing my series of reviews on the Guilds of Ravnica Guild Kits.  Last week I reviewed the Dimir set.  This week I will review the Golgari. The front of the box is another window box, this time featuring a foil alternate art of Izoni, Thousand Eyes.  You can see the Golgari pin at … Continue reading

Keyforge…SpartanNerd Unboxing and Review

I visited the Tangled Web in Spartanburg, SC, when I was presented with these decks for the first time.  Never heard of the game.  I purchased one for me and the other for the SpartanKid at $10 apiece.  So what’s Keyforge all about? Keyforge is a new type of collectible card game.  Emphasis on collectible.  … Continue reading

SpartanNerd…Returning?

Here’s what’s been happening, oh Hub City Geeks. My life has been a mess.  And so blogging has taken a back seat.  I have continued to play cards.  And now, me and the SpartanKid can say “slay” cards.  I have won quite a few Standard tournaments, top four-ed a Modern Tournament, and split with a … Continue reading