We’re approaching the end of our Duels of the Planeswalkers coverage- have we saved the best for last? Ears of the Elves was a standout performer in our review of the original paper decks, will it be the same here?
Like any large community of people with a common interest but varied values, Magic is no stranger to controversy. Usually these are local issues, such as the reprint policy or card bannings- concerns that are only really relevant to the community itself. Other times, however, they plant their flag firmly within a larger societal context. One of the most visible of these is the issue of sexism in Magic, which one can be forgiven for thinking fluctuates somewhere between boil and simmer.