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Rodrigo

Nobody really knows what Rodrigo's deal is. He is a perpetual enigma, an unknown quantity, the X factor. He's the new kid in school, the unlisted number, the person all your friends talk about, but you've never met. How can one person be so mysterious, you ask? THAT IS ALSO TOTALLY A MYSTERY! You can try to keep tabs on him on twitter by following @fearsomecritter, but that probably won't help.

Dungeons And DragonsFeaturedGamingMagic: The Gatheringwizards of the coast

Ah the year two-thousand and ten! The promise of so many new great things! I for one hope the economy picks up, otherwise I’ll probably have to take a second job in order to afford all the shiny new gaming things coming down this year.

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Dungeons And DragonsFeaturedGaming

Are you stumped for what you want your next D&D 4e character to be? Wish you could somehow adapt one of your favorite characters to a medieval, high fantasy setting? Look no further, in this series I’ll be taking Frank L. Baum’s beloved characters and turning them into D&D badasses. Oh, and if you missed Dorothy, The Scarecrow and the Tin Woodsman you can still find them in the archives.

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Dungeons And DragonsFeaturedGaming

Are you stumped for what you want your next D&D 4e character to be? Wish you could somehow adapt one of your favorite characters to a medieval, high fantasy setting? Look no further, in this series I’ll be taking Frank L. Baum’s beloved characters and turning them into D&D badasses. Don’t forget to check out the previous two entries Dorothy and The Scarecrow.

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Dungeons And DragonsGaming

When faced with the myriad of possibilities for making a character for a D&D game I very rarely choose to play a ‘divine’ character. Even in previous editions clerics and paladins never really did it for me. There’s something about that straight-up Judeo-Christian, lay-on-hands-smite-the-wicked shtick that seems a little overdone.

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Dungeons And DragonsFeatureGaming

Are you stumped for what you want your next D&D 4e character to be? Wish you could somehow adapt one of your favorite characters to a medieval, high fantasy setting? Look no further, in this series I’ll be taking Frank L. Baum’s beloved characters and turning them into D&D badasses. You may also want to check out the first installment of the Oz series, in which I translate Dorothy and Toto into D&D types.

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GamingRumor

A friend of mine trying to qualify for nationals at the Magic: The Gathering event in Kansas City overheard one of the developers slip up and reveal the name of the next set after “Zendikar,” The second set in the Live/Long/Prosper block will be named “World Breaker.” This is a surprisingly big bit of news since it’s one of the few clues we have about “Live” so far. You heard it here first, kids. Major Spoilers! Now spoiling trading card games as well!

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FeatureGamingMagic: The Gatheringwizards of the coast

Magic 2010, or M10 premiered last weekend. I had the chance to go to a couple release events and finally got a chance to play this highly anticipated and somewhat controversial new set.

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Dungeons And DragonsFeaturedGaming

Are you stumped for what you want your next D&D 4e character to be? Wish you could somehow adapt one of your favorite characters to a medieval, high fantasy setting? Look no further, in this series I’ll be taking Frank L. Baum’s beloved characters and turning them into D&D badasses. And, while I got you here, if you’d like to hear a play-through of a D&D session check out some of the Major Spoilers D&D archives.

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Dungeons And DragonsGamingX-Men

Are you stumped for what you want your next D&D 4e character to be? Wish you could somehow adapt one of your favorite characters to a medieval, high fantasy setting? Look no further, in this article I’ll be taking everyone’s favorite teleporting fuzzy elf and giving him the D&D treatment. If you’d like a step by step account of how a character is created in 4th edition, check out our podcast, in which Stephen makes a Fancypants Elf.

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Dungeons And DragonsGamingGreen Arrow

Are you stumped for what you want your next D&D 4e character to be? Wish you could somehow adapt one of your favorite characters to a medieval, high fantasy setting? Look no further, in this article I’ll be taking fan favorite Green Arrow and giving him the D&D treatment.

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EditorialGaming

On June 10th Wizards of the Coast released the rules changes that will go into effect when Magic’s newest core set Magic 2010 hits the shelves. Here’s my take on them. If you want to see the announcement go to  http://wizards.com/Magic/Magazine/Article.aspx?x=mtg/daily/feature/42a

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