The State of Magic the Gathering

There are lots of video bloggers out there talking about Magic the Gathering, but the one I think garners the most respect is “The Professor” from Tolarian Community College.  This guy is brilliant.  He plays the game.  He makes great video content.  And provides reviews into sealed products. One thing I am hearing from The … Continue reading

Kubros He-Man…SpartanNerd Unboxing and Review

I received this from the SpartanWife for Christmas. I’m thankful for it…but this isn’t a product that I picked up on my own on purpose…Why you ask? I saw this…and the Skeletor on the shelves at Wal-Mart for around $12 (I believe).    If you’ve been reading the SpartanNerd blog, then you know that I … Continue reading

From the Vault: Transform…SpartanNerd Unboxing and Review

I’ve been playing Magic, the Gathering for some years now, but this is the first time I’ve purchased a From the Fault product.  I DID purchase the dated “Graveborn” Premium Deck, which was an all-foil set.  I was highly tempted to get From the Vault: Angels last year, but never saw it anywhere for retail … Continue reading

Goblins Vs. Merfolk Duel Decks…SpartanNerd Unboxing and Review

At this point, my favorite sealed MTG product seems to be Duel Decks.  I own a ton of them.  And the only ones that I haven’t purchased since I began getting serious about the game are Mind vs. Might, the one released earlier this year.  That one was widely panned, and I couldn’t get excited … Continue reading

Ultimate Edition Ram Man…SpartanNerd Unboxing and Review

The announcement that Mattel was passing MOTU off to another, smaller company, Super7, was scary, scary news. I (and everyone else who cares) was aware of their work, and none of it was of collectors style figures along the lines of Masters of the Universe Classics. Their stuff was cool…just not highly articulated figures.  They … Continue reading