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Magic: The Gathering Head Designer Mark Rosewater shares stories, insights, and more while driving to work. Listen in and learn more about Magic!

Magic: The Gathering Head Designer Mark Rosewater shares stories, insights, and more while driving to work. Listen in and learn more about Magic!
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Magic: The Gathering Head Designer Mark Rosewater shares stories, insights, and more while driving to work. Listen in and learn more about Magic!

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English


Episodes

#680: Diversity in Game Design

10/11/2019
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In August, I wrote an article about why diversity matters in game design. This is my podcast version of that topic.

Duration:00:32:57

#679: Changing the Color Pie

10/11/2019
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In this podcast, I discuss when, how, and why we make changes to the color pie.

Duration:00:41:16

#678: Small Talk with Sarah

10/4/2019
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This is another of my mailbag podcasts where I answer all your questions. I do these with a carpool guest. Instead of "Mailbag with Matt" or "Replies with Rachel," we get the first-ever "Small Talk with Sarah" where my guest is my youngest daughter, Sarah.

Duration:00:29:40

#677: Other People's Lessons – Lessons Learned

10/4/2019
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This podcast is another in my "Other People's Lessons" series where I talk top ten lists of lessons for something else and apply them to Magic design. Today is life lessons.

Duration:00:31:07

#676: Lessons Learned – War of the Spark

9/27/2019
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This is another podcast in my "Lessons Learned" series where I talk about lessons from sets that I led or co-led the design for. This time, I talk about what I learned leading the design for War of the Spark.

Duration:00:45:55

#675: Bolas Arc

9/27/2019
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In this podcast, I talk about us putting together the themes of three years' worth of sets that cover what we call the "Bolas Arc" (Kaladesh through War of the Spark).

Duration:00:46:38

#674: SDCC 2019

9/20/2019
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As is normal, I went to San Diego Comic-Con, but this year, I got to reveal Throne of Eldraine to the world. It was quite fun. In this podcast, I fill you in on my entire trip.

Duration:00:33:39

#673: Banned & Restricted, Part 4

9/20/2019
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This is part four of a four-part series on all the banned or restricted cards I had a hand in designing.

Duration:00:42:59

#672: Banned & Restricted, Part 3

9/13/2019
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This is part three of a four-part series on all the banned or restricted cards I had a hand in designing.

Duration:00:32:46

#671: Banned & Restricted, Part 2

9/13/2019
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This is part two of a four-part series on all the banned or restricted cards I had a hand in designing.

Duration:00:39:34

#670: Banned & Restricted, Part 1

9/6/2019
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Not that I'm proud of this, but I have the honor of having had a hand in creating more cards that have been banned or restricted than any other designer. In this podcast, I walk through the many cards I've helped design from this list and talk about their designs.

Duration:00:32:02

#669: Meet Sarah

9/6/2019
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In past podcasts, you've met my dad, my mom, and my eldest daughter, Rachel. Today, you get to meet my youngest daughter, Sarah.

Duration:00:28:35

#668: Zones

8/30/2019
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Magic has six major zones plus a few others used in various formats. I talk all about them including examining the design space of zone changing.

Duration:00:28:51

#667: Full-Art Lands

8/30/2019
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In this podcast, I talk about the history of full-art lands and talk about all the times we've used them.

Duration:00:39:27

#666: Demons

8/23/2019
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This podcast is about the history of the Demon creature type.

Duration:00:29:45

#665: Lessons Learned – Unstable

8/23/2019
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This is another in my series "Lessons Learned" where I examine the lessons I've learned from sets I led or co-led. Today, I talk about the third Un- set, Unstable.

Duration:00:37:27

#664: Milling

8/16/2019
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In this podcast, I talk about the history of Magic's oldest alternate-win condition.

Duration:00:43:50

#663: Modern Horizons Cards, Part 4

8/16/2019
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This is part four of a four-part series on card-by-card design stories from Modern Horizons.

Duration:00:55:09

#662: Modern Horizons Cards, Part 3

8/9/2019
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This is part three of a four-part series on card-by-card design stories from Modern Horizons.

Duration:00:40:40

#661: Power Level

8/9/2019
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In this podcast, I talk all about power level. I describe what it is and how it impacts how we make Magic cards.

Duration:00:46:39