Category: Collectible/Trading Card Games

[Standard] Ramunap Red: 2017 Worlds and Nationals results and rethinking the 75 cards

One month ago, in Ready to Role’s own backyard of Boston Massachusetts, fierce competition took place at the 2017 Magic: the Gathering World Championships.  The finals, and everything else, can be found on Magic: the Gathering’s YouTube Channel here.  Now that I’ve had some time…

[Standard][Budget] The Elder Ghalta and his R/G Dinosaurs ($25 Paper/5 MTGO TIX)

In case you missed it, [[Ghalta, Primal Hunger]] was spoiled today in a Wizards of the Coast (WotC) article. As a sort of half-news-half-deck-tech-article, we’ve got a fun, thematic deck made out of only Ixalan cards that is meant for newer players to get…

Ready to Role’s Andrew guest-starred on the “I Rebel” Podcast ep. 1. Check it out!

Check out JediGeekGirl’s new podcast “I Rebel”!  Our very own Andrew guest-starred on episode 1 where the pair talked about Lukas Litzinger getting poached from FFG to go work at WotC, Empire at War, the current meta, K-2SO’s flavor and viability in the meta, Star…

Ixalan Prerelease 3-0-1 Tournament Report

As many of you know, today is the release date for the new Magic expansion and the start of a new block: Ixalan!  Last week, I wrote about why Ixalan is the perfect time for former Magic players to return.  It turns out that…

Magic: Four Reasons Why Former Players Should Come out of Retirement for an Ixalan Prerelease Event

The countdown to Ixalan is coming to a close!  This article is geared towards bringing back former Magic: the Gathering players and why Ixalan is the perfect time to return to the game that they once loved.  Newer players, or veterans that have never been…

Destiny: What Lightsaber Pull means for the future of the game

If Destiny is your first venture into TCGs/CCGs, you may not understand why the community is so up in arms about this card.  You may have heard a lot of talk about the direction of the game now that we have a “tutor” card:…

Destiny: Blue Empire at War spoilers and more release date speculation

SPECTRES OF THE PAST Moments ago, FFG released a new article titled “Spectres of the Past” in which a bundle of new blue cards from Empire at War were spoiled.  Generally considered to be the worst color in Destiny, these blue cards, combined with SWDestiny.com‘s…