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The first green planeswalker - Garruk! Where did he come from, and why don't see him around much anymore?

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Jace, Liliana and Kallist feature in the beginnings of the Gatewatch, as they get themselves tangled up in Tezzeret-related trouble.

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  Following on from Lorwyn block was Shards of Alara. Released in 2009, it was a multi-coloured set that took place on a world split into five shards – each missing the influence of two colours of Magic and embracing the other three. In terms of Magic storyline, Alara is where the post-Mending, new planeswalkers storyline really kicks off. The holiday that was Lorwyn is very much over. Of course, the first thing that players wanted was to see the new planeswalkers. Shards of Alara didn’t disappoint: Smashing the proverbial ball well out of the park, the four new cards...

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Jace is the best known character in MTG, but do you know where he comes from? Crispin Bateman brings us the story of his origins, and the cards that show his development through their art.

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Oona's plot comes to fruition! Crispin Bateman wraps up the story of Lorwyn, and sheds some light on the design decisions that brought us the four-set block.

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