• MORE Baldur’s Gate 3 Re-Designs!

    MORE Baldur’s Gate 3 Re-Designs!

    We’ve got Gaby back on the pod for more live designing! You don’t need to know anything about the game to listen… we cover what you need! We take a look at the cards for Halsin, Minthara, and Jaheira from the Magic set and give each a facelift.

  • Unpacking Murders at Karlov Manor!

    Unpacking Murders at Karlov Manor!

    Unpacking is a segment where we go totally blind into a pack and just break down the cards we see, as we see them. Usually we do this with older or custom sets, but Kayiu had the great idea of going blind into the new Murders at Karlov Manor set!

  • Janu-Faerie Challenge Review

    Janu-Faerie Challenge Review

    This week we review your Faerie cards that mix in digital and other special mechanics!

Card of the Day

  • Prize-Winning Griffin

    Meant to help push an aspect of the enchantment theme in WUR in Contenders. Adds a mana on top of Heliod’s Pilgrim in exchange for an extra power and flying. A great base to build Auras onto!

    Designed By Tim Reilly
  • MORE Baldur’s Gate 3 Re-Designs!

    MORE Baldur’s Gate 3 Re-Designs!

    We’ve got Gaby back on the pod for more live designing! You don’t need to know anything about the game to listen… we cover what you need! We take a look at the cards for Halsin, Minthara, and Jaheira from the Magic set and give each a facelift.

  • Design Rush – Guildpact

    Design Rush – Guildpact

    Two more contestants, three more guilds… it’s the return of Ravnica Design Rush! What cards can be created in mere minutes?

  • Join Moxtober!

    Join Moxtober!

    What is Moxtober? For those of you who don’t know. Moxtober is a month long creative challenge like Inktober, but focused around Magic the Gathering creative projects in general, and for a lot of people specifically around custom Magic cards. 31 prompts, 31 days. How do I participate? The simplest way to participate is to submit…

  • MDub’s Extremely Wrong and Just for Fun Design League Analytics

    MDub’s Extremely Wrong and Just for Fun Design League Analytics

    Monowhiteborder delves into the top submissions from the first four rounds of the Design League.

  • Design League Season 2 – Qualifier 4 Results

    Design League Season 2 – Qualifier 4 Results

    Discussion and results from Design League Season 2’s Qualifier 4 – It’s Unbelievable!

  • May Design Challenge – Modified

    May Design Challenge – Modified

    Every month Beacon of Creation tests its community with a design challenge. This month the design challenge is… Maybe She’s Born With It – Design a card using modified with cosmetic flavor. The design comes from the famous slogan for the cosmetics company Maybelline — “Maybe she’s born with it, maybe it’s Maybelline.” Tim posted…

  • Design League Season 2 – Qualifier 3 Results

    Design League Season 2 – Qualifier 3 Results

    Discussion and results from Design League Season 2’s Qualifier 3 – Love is a Battlefield.

  • Unpacking – The Grand Gala

    Unpacking – The Grand Gala

    In Unpacking, we go one-by-one through cards in a pack. We learn what we can from just the cards in front of us; no set summary and no knowledge of the mechanics. It’s a fun way to see cards with fresh eyes. This time Ludos GD joins Tim in going through a pack of The…

  • Design League Season 2 – Qualifier 2 Results

    Design League Season 2 – Qualifier 2 Results

    Discussion and results from Design League Season 2’s Qualifier 2 – Collect ’em All.

  • Set Spotlight – Seasons of War

    Set Spotlight – Seasons of War

    This week is the long-awaited spotlight on Seasons of War, the custom commander limited set! Creator Timespiraled joins the show to tell us everything they learned making it and what they enjoy about the final product!

  • Design League Season 2 – Qualifier 1 Results

    Design League Season 2 – Qualifier 1 Results

    Review of Design League Season 2 Qualifier 1 submissions and announcement of Qualifier 1 winner.

  • Unpacking – Memories of the Silver City

    Unpacking – Memories of the Silver City

    In Unpacking, we go one-by-one through cards in a pack. We learn what we can from just the cards in front of us; no set summary and no knowledge of the mechanics. It’s a fun way to see cards with fresh eyes. This time Redbay joins Tim in going through…

  • Design League: Season 1 Recap

    Design League: Season 1 Recap

    A summary of the first season of Design League, a competitive Design event held on the Beacon of Creation Discord.