Magic: The Gathering - Battlegrounds

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Magic: the Gathering – Battlegrounds brings the Magic world to life, as a real-time fighting/strategy game for the Xbox video game system and the PC. Players control three types of spells - creatures, sorceries and enchantments - to defeat their opponents.


Magic: The Gathering - Battlegrounds Windows Ihsan's Shade vs Arcanis the Omnipotent
Magic: The Gathering - Battlegrounds Windows A lone Sengir Vampire takes on all of Multani's creatures.
Magic: The Gathering - Battlegrounds Windows Ihsan's Shade and Multani both summon weak creatures to begin their duel.
Magic: The Gathering - Battlegrounds Windows Standing in the opponent's side of the field will do damage to you, still you can directly attack them there.

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User Reviews

A game that is okay compared to other games Xbox Todd Bello (32)
They had the nerve to even create this piece of junk...will they ever learn? Windows Indra is stressed (20013)
A great new look at Magic: the gathering. Windows Qlberts (57)

Critic Reviews

GameSpy Xbox Nov 17, 2003 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Armchair Empire, The Windows Mar 03, 2004 7.9 out of 10 79
Gameplay (Benelux) Windows Jan, 2004 75 out of 100 75
Joystick (French) Windows Jan, 2004 7 out of 10 70 Xbox Dec 15, 2003 68 out of 100 68
GameStar (Germany) Windows Jan, 2004 62 out of 100 62
UOL Jogos Windows Dec 02, 2003 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Gaming Target Xbox Jan 22, 2004 6 out of 10 60 Windows Dec 08, 2003 10 out of 20 50 Xbox Dec 05, 2003 10 out of 20 50


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The Cabal Patriarch was originally intended as a playable duelist, but was left out for unknown reasons (he can still be seen in early trailers).

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