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 Using the shield.
Magic: The Gathering - Battlegrounds Windows You got a creature!
Magic: The Gathering - Battlegrounds Windows Arcanis vs Maraxus
Magic: The Gathering - Battlegrounds Windows The red goblin in the upper right hand corner shows a enchantment that is powering up your creatures with the "Haste" ability.

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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 (20014)
A great new look at Magic: the gathering. Windows Qlberts (57)

Critic Reviews

PC Zone Benelux Windows Jan, 2004 84 out of 100 84
GameSpy Xbox Nov 17, 2003 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
IGN Windows Dec 03, 2003 7.9 out of 10 79
GameSpot Xbox Dec 01, 2003 7.2 out of 10 72
GameSpot Windows Dec 09, 2003 6.9 out of 10 69
Gaming Target Xbox Jan 22, 2004 6 out of 10 60
Netjak Xbox Sep 26, 2005 5.9 out of 10 59
The Video Game Critic Xbox Oct 11, 2005 C 50
PC Games (Germany) Windows Jan 06, 2004 41 out of 100 41
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Windows Apr, 2004 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40


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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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