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Mark Pinder

Mark Pinder
I have competed twice at GB nationals in 2010/2008, was Runner Up at Senior Nationals 2010, Won a Grand Prix Trial which took me to Paris 2009. My love of the game was such that I did previously win a writing competition on MTG Twincast which led to me being a Feature Writer for around a year until the Sponsor sold up but still did the occasional article. There is also a verb "To Pinder"colloquially used in northern magic communities which means "to gain life", I was a solid fan of Martyr of Sands/Proclamation of Rebirth combo and many players have heard those fateful words, Sacrifice Martyr of Sands, gain 21 life against me to see the game go out of their reach with lethal damage available to them next turn.

mtgUK Competition – Design A Deck 2011

This it is our first competition at mtgUK. What we have decided to do is help all those players who attend FNM by giving them a variety of new inexpensive and fun decks to play with at their local events, deck's that will be designed by you for players like you.

Magic the Gathering – Event Decks Preview by Mark Pinder

The principal of these decks are that you will be able to sit down and play with them immediately in a sanctioned event e.g. FNM as a newer Magic the Gathering player...

Entry Level Magic: A Guide To Your First FNM! by Mark...

Welcome to the world of Constructed Magic, this articles is designed for the fledgling Magic player who wants a deck that is easy to assemble, does not cost the earth and can give them a few victories along the way.

Welcome to the Grimsby Mirrordin Besieged Tournament Report by Mark Pinder

Hi, this is the first Tournament Report for the Grimsby Magic Club on mtgUK and I thought it would be nice to start with a bit of history on the club...

Unconventional Wisdom: Getting into your 1st FNMs by Mark Pinder

What's it like to be a new player, want some tips from someone who has been their and regularly has new players coming through the door ?

Support Your Local Playgroup by Mark Pinder

Magic is a Community, how can we support this community and ensure it continues to thrive.

Pimp My Deck by Mark Pinder

My first foray on mtgUK, this is an article on how to make your constructed deck have something special about it be it Foils, Foreign or just Limited Edition cards.

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