Welcome to salvation....
wait.. how can i welcome you?
you were here before me..
*feels the tingle of paradox*
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Jan 1, 2005Well, they took off their response message from the front page.Posted in: Community Discussion
Seems they dont even want it up because of the comments.
In case they get enough unlazyness to delete RE's post..
( super small so it wont take up half this thread )
Happy 2005... and Goodbye
Happy New Year! And a goodbye from your MTGnews forums staff:
(super small so it doesnt take up a whole lot of room in here)
This message will be erased when it is noticed by "Raa" or "Subterranean_Spirit", the current owners of this site, as they have done with important unauthorized reports in the past. But for those of you who see it:
Most of the staff of this site has just resigned as of midnight EST. This includes:
most moderators and global moderators
I think most of you know why this happened. Many promises were made to us, and to you as users of this site, and they were not delivered. We are tired of apologizing and making excuses fo the owners who have done nothing to help this site. It went from the best site and forums (for several years straight) to a complete disaster. It is now not much more than an advertising vehicle of Shuffle and Cut.com and Findmagiccards.com.
We apologize to anyone this hurts - and we know that is a lot of people. But we feel that we are only continuing a grave disservice to the Magic community by allowing this to continue. We have all been lied to, manipulated, and tricked since February last year when Raa bought this site from DG. It's finally over.
As for rumors, I will not be continuing to provide this site with information I receive from my sources. I want to personally thank all the sources I've spoken with in the past - from the guy who gave me the complete Legions spoiler two months early to "a source we can trust" to the many people who provided me with just one little tidbit and then disappeared forever. I think WotC is breathing a sigh of relief and throwing a party... while a lot of people are more than a little upset about this. Please understand I do this not to harm you, but to make a statement to the owners who have destroyed MTGnews as it was. I love news and rumors as much as you do! I hope to see the spoilers up, somewhere on the internet, in plenty of time for the prereleases! Contact me on AIM sometime and maybe I'll have a new card or two to talk about! But you won't be seeing me post them in the Rumor Mill here.
I want to say a personal thank you to everyone I have met in my time here. I don't really believe in "internet friends" for the most part, but I can't help but think back very fondly on several hundred people or so that I've come to know. The staff, my clan, and all the members I've posted alongside. There have been some amazing times and I wish I could name all the people I've gotten to know, but that would lead to some names being missed, so I'll leave it at that. I hope we can keep in touch. Add me to your AIM (rancoredelf) or drop me an email (drutter AT hotmail DOT com). I can't speak for Jeff, Cateran, or the others, but I'm sure most of them would be glad to speak with you all as well.
Best of luck in 2005. Best wishes to you all.
rancored_elf, on behalf of the MTGnews administration and moderators.
Jan 1, 2005Posted in: Community DiscussionQuote from Lance »One suggestion I would offer is more articles, more frequently. I believe the forums are going to be the heart and soul of this place just like they were at 'news...but an organized main page with well thought out articles and stories will be even more helpful to us as a community.
I would be glad to write articles for a place that actually excepts them.
I dont know what was going on at the time, but I never recieved any response to the articles I did for mtgnews. Not even a "not accepted" message, even though they were pretty well written. >:)
Jan 1, 2005and the turmoil continues... >:)Posted in: Community Discussion
The forums are currently offline to allow the server to calm down a bit. Please bear with us, the forums will be re-activated shortly.
I bet they're simply taking the time to remove all of the copies of RE's message, etc.
Hmm.. I'll miss MTGNews
Jan 1, 200521. Legally change your name to Urza.Posted in: Other Forum Games
22. Bring in an Orgg for show and tell.
23. If someone physically threatens you, pull out a might of oaks.
24. Argue with the store santa that elves only live in forests.
25. Due to losing an unglued tourney, you NEVER wear denim.
26. When you're waiting in a long line, pull out a Parallax Wave.
27. Buy your ENTIRE family magic packs for christmas.
28. Ask santa for a pet masticore for christmas.
29. Whenever someone does something, say "In response.."
30. Argue with your proffessor that lightning bolts can only strike from mountains.
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Mar 13, 2017Posted in: Articles
Ahhh!Quote from cml73264 »Anyway to change the text back to something friendly with MTG Dark setting? Cant't read the article. Happened last week too.
Apologies, something was messed up in the styling.
Should be completely readable now.
Always let me know anytime you get something like this!
Jan 7, 2017Saheeli Rai spiked midday yesterday, after AER was fully spoiled and the Felidar Guardian combo was realized. We always use the previous day's pricing (Thursday) to avoid any daily fluctuations, and this massive spike happened after I had written all of the Kaladesh commentary.Posted in: Articles
As such, we'll go into more detail on Saheeli next week.
Dec 23, 2016In case you overlooked the paragraph at the top and are at all confused:Posted in: Articles
Due to the upcoming holiday weekend, The Magic Market Index has been reformatted this week. Each set's scope has been greatly extended, showing all cards at $1 or above, and all data is presented without commentary. Hopefully you'll enjoy the extended view and have a great holiday weekend!
Oct 2, 2016Ah.Posted in: Articles
I didn't test it out on MTGDark.
That was my oversite, apologies.
I've fixed it to make it readable.
I see now I need to adjust the images as well.
I'll make sure they're better for next week, for sure!
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