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Video - August 17, 2018
Nexus of Fate and Irrational Exuberance
What's up with the Nexus of Fate bubble?
Video - August 12, 2018
Intro to DOTA Lore with AngerMania
AngerMania teaches Neon (and you) about the DOTA-verse.
Video - August 6, 2018
Inside Blizzard HQ
How does Blizzard react to the Artifact news? Let's find out!
Humour/Video - August 2, 2018
Artifact at PAX
Playable demo! Pricing info! Release date! Biggest news release since March.
Video - August 1, 2018
Artifact News Update (Pre-TI8)
Talking beta leak, and what to expect from The Invitational
Video - July 26, 2018
Solving the Mysterious Meta
What's up with MTG's Standard meta?
Video - July 4, 2018
Summer Sale - No Artifact
High expectations, low delivery. Seems like we will need to wait until TI8!
News - June 22, 2018
UPDATE: Copyright Card List
Neon went back to check on the copyright listings, and it delivered!
Video - June 14, 2018
Card List from Copyright Site
Complete list of Artifact-related names from copyright list.
Article - June 14, 2018
Card Economics 2: TLDR
What effect does an economic system have on a game? This is the TLDR version of the article.
Video - June 13, 2018
Card Economics 2: Economic Systems
What are the differences between different economic systems? Let's look at them!
Article - June 13, 2018
MTGA Economy June Update
Another update. Is MTGA good yet?
Video: June 4, 2018
Card Economics 1 "TLDR" Video
Some people don't want to read 5000 words, so I made a 10 minute video!
Video - May 27, 2018
Card Economics 1: Introduction
The first in a series on the economics of card games.
Article - May 27, 2018
HS Nerfs Announced
Lackey and Quest Rogue among the casualties.
News - May 15, 2018
Announcements from Dire Wolf
Card game publisher splits ways with Bethesda, while sharing exciting news for future of Eternal.
News - May 31, 2018
Rock Paper Shotgun Article 2
Neon analyzes Rock Paper Shotgun's follow-up article, talking about tournaments and the economy!
Article - May 14, 2018
Interview with Elyot
One of the developers behind Prismata talks with me about game design and his thoughts on Artifact.
Video - May 11, 2018
Second Rock Paper Shotgun Article
Now with details about the economy and tournaments!
News - May 8, 2018
Balance Changes in Hearthstone
One of HS's developers suggest possible balance changes coming soon.
News - May 7, 2018
Friendly video to welcome everyone to the site and Youtube channel.
Video - May 4, 2018
Eurogamer Video Analysis
Interview analysis!! What did we learn today?
Article - May 2, 2018
Mark Winters Joins Valve
Former MTG senior art director moves to Valve.
News - May 3, 2018
Gameplay and an interview! Article coming soon.
News - May 2, 2018
Rock Paper Shotgun Article
RPS released a great article, so let's dissect it and find the new information!
Article - May 1, 2018
WOTC updated the economy, I wrote an article, Reddit commented, so now I respond.
Video - April 28, 2018
MTGA Economy Update
Maybe MTGA has started to fix its economy?! Take a look to find out.
Article - April 26 - 2018
Big updates to MTGA, including new events and economy revamp.
News - April 25, 2018
New Slay the Spire Character
The popular indie roguelike adventure card game has finally released it's 3rd charcter!
News - April 26, 2018
Top 8 Questions (video)
Youtube video associated with the "Top 8 Questions" article.
Video - April 25, 2018
Top 8 Questions about Artifact
Neon runs down some of the most pressing questions on his mind.
Article - April 25, 2018
Brode leaves Blizz
Longtime head of Hearthstone's Team 5 announces he is leaving Blizzard.News - April 20, 2018
Artifact-related copyrights uncovered.News - April 24, 2018
Weak quarterly report from Hasboro. Not yet alarming, but something to keep an eye on.
News - April 23, 2018
PDD and Triforce
Content creators might be invited to stop by Valve, which could lead to more information on Artifact.
News - April 19, 2018
Gaming according to Garfield (video)
Video summary of article by same name. Learn about Dr. Garfield's game design philosophy.
Video - April 18, 2018
Gaming according to Garfield
Deep-dive on Dr. Richard Garfield's game design philosophy.Article - April 18, 2018
What is Artifact, and how does it work? Intro guide to Artifact.
Article - April 9, 2018
Welcome to Artifact Academy
General information about the site and the author.