The PlayingArena Podcast

A Magic: The Gathering podcast focused on Arena Standard, Explorer, Historic and Limited. Find us on all major streaming services.


Lore Expert

Our host, Anthony, is a journalist and broadcaster who hates good cards.

The photo above depicts the last time he ever smiled.


Competitive Guide

When you hear something on the podcast that might make you a better Magic player, odds are Jesse was the one who said it.


Knower of Cards

Tyler has encyclopedic knowledge of every Magic card printed after 1997 and uses that knowledge to grind Arena, which has access to 2% of those cards.


Magic Zoomer

The first time Ben ever cast a Snapcaster Mage or Liliana of the Veil was on Magic Arena. If a card is not on Arena, he probably doesn’t know what it does.