Magic: The Gathering Drive to Work Podcast

Magic: The Gathering Drive to Work Podcast

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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!

Episodes

#419: Around the World  

In my 21 years at Wizards, Magic has helped me travel all over the world. In this podcast, I talk about the sixteen different countries I've visited.

#418: Designing Rares  

This is another in my series on designing different rarities. In this podcast, I talk about designing rares and mythic rares.

#417: Duel Masters TCG  

In this podcast, I explore the design of a trading card game, but one other than Magic. I talk about the creation of Duel Masters, a trading card game we created for the Japanese market.

#416: Early Worlds  

In this podcast, I talk about the first five Magic World Championships.

#415: Teaching  

I'm often asked about the best way to teach Magic to a new player. In today's podcast I explain how to do it.

#414: Ravnica Cards, Part 5  

This is the fifth part of a five-part series on the cards of original Ravnica.

#413: Ravnica Cards, Part 4  

This is the fourth part of a five-part series on the cards of original Ravnica.

#412: 20 Lessons: Loved Not Liked  

This is part eleven in my 20-part series "20 Lessons, 20 Podcasts" where I recap 20 lessons I learned in my first 20 years working on Magic. This is based on a speech I gave at the Games Developers Conference in 2016. You can find my three-part article about the speech here, here, and here.

#411: Ravnica Cards Part 3  

This is the third part of a five-part series on the cards of original Ravnica.

#410: Ravnica Cards Part 2  

This is the second part of a five-part series on the cards of original Ravnica.

#409: Ravnica Cards Part 1  

This is the first part of a five-part series on the cards of original Ravnica.

#408: Replies with Rachel 3  

This is another episode of "Replies with Rachel," where my eldest daughter and I answer your questions.

#407: Let the Best Idea Win  

I spend this podcast talking about an important lesson I've learned doing Magic design.

#406: Answering Questions  

I spend a lot of time answering questions. In this podcast, I talk about that aspect of my job and explain what I've learned over the years about how to best answer questions.

#405: Evaluation  

Part of the iterative process is using feedback to improve upon your design. This podcast talks about how to best evaluate what you've done and use feedback to make your design better.

#404: History of Standard  

In this podcast, I look back to the early days of Magic and talk about how the Standard format came to be.

#403: Color Pie Alliances  

Mark talks about what an average day of his job is like.

#402: Color Pie Conflicts  

There are five conflicts between the five colors. In this podcast, I discuss them all.

Drive to Work #401 - An Average Day  

Mark talks about what an average day of his job is like.

Drive to Work #400 - Top 10 Supplemental Products  

Mark talks about his choice for the Top 10 supplemental products Magic has made.

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