Aaron Forsythe- Lead Designer of Magic 2011 is going to be at the Los Angeles Regional Prerelease. Aaron's play, design & writing credits are nothing short of amazing. Play against Aaron in our gunslinging arena and if you win he'll spot you a FREE M11 booster! Learn more about Aaron and his role in Magic: the Gathering's history and future.
Sunmesa Events is very proud to have Aaron Forsythe lead designer of Magic 2011 at the Los Angeles Regional Prerelease as our guest.
According to Wikipedia Aaron started playing Magic: The Gathering in 1994. His first cards were from Revised and were a gift from his mother.
Aaron was the visionary force behind Magic 2010 and Magic 2011. His desire to create core sets with their own identities has helped fuel Magic’s recent supercharged success.
His design & development credits go well beyond core sets. Some of Magic’s best loved sets show his touch. Below are partial lists of his credits.
Guildpact Time Spiral Lorwyn (lead)
Morningtide Shards of Alara Alara Reborn (lead)
Magic 2010 (lead) Rise of the Eldrazi Magic 2011 (lead)
Shadowmoor (lead) Zendikar
As a player Aaron was a steady force on the Pro Tour between 1997 & 2001, placing in two Pro Tours Top 8’s.
At Brussels in 2000 along with Jon Finkle, Chris Benafel & Frank Hernadez, Aaron won the World Team Championship.
Aaron also had a brief stint as a Starcity writer and often contributes to magicthergathering.com now.
Here’s a link to his writing on both locations.
Aaron is an avid game player including board games, non trading card games and a D & D game here and there.
He’s also know to crack an EDH deck from time to time check out a recent build:
Evan Erwin Recently Caught up with Aaron for an in depth interview found on You Tube:
Finally it wouldn’t be right to not mention out some little know “facts” about Aaron found on I Want My MTG:
Aaron is married to Anne Forsythe and they have 3 adorable daughters.
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