Face a greater challenge in the latest version of this hit franchise. Play with friends or the AI, take on new encounters and opponents, and face up to three other players in the Planechase multiplayer format. Featuring ten customizable decks, Magic 2013 offers new game items to unlock and introduces the option to choose what lands to tap when you cast your spells.
Duels of the Planeswalkers 2013 is pretty much the exact same game we saw last year, to the point where it really feels more like an expansion pack than a brand new game. Sure, there's a slew of new decks to pilot, new challenges to attempt, and a different multiplayer mode from last year, but the experience remains entirely the same. You pick a deck, you fight the computer, you unlock new cards and decks as you win, and so on. It's undeniably fun as first, though gets stale rather fast, especially since the simplicity of the cards and the inability to truly craft your own decks means much of the game is decided by random chance. You draw your big game-winning cards at the right time and you'll likely win. Fail to draw anything worth playing? Hit "restart" and... Read Review