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 Nature of the colours
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.
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.
Magic: The Gathering - Battlegrounds Windows Ihsan's Shade and Multani both summon weak creatures to begin their duel.

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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
Joystick (French) Windows Jan, 2004 7 out of 10 70 Windows Dec 15, 2003 70 out of 100 70 Windows Oct 22, 2004 14 out of 20 70 Xbox Dec 15, 2003 68 out of 100 68
Diehard GameFan Xbox Jan 05, 2004 60 out of 100 60
Netjak Xbox Sep 26, 2005 5.9 out of 10 59
The Video Game Critic Xbox Oct 11, 2005 C 50
Super Play (Sweden) Xbox Jan, 2004 3 out of 10 30


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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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