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Some months ago, we started work here on a “pretend” Magic set. Work on the unnamed set stalled for a while, but now it has a name and I think it’s time to get back to work.
The feature formerly known as “Break This Card” now has a new name: Crash Test Magic (thanks to qhartman for the suggestion that lead to me to the idea). With the new name, we are free to explore beyond card games, and since the number of tabletop games without some kind of magic in them [...]