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How do you put mana symbols in your name?

In all of the Magic the Gathering: Duals of the Planeswalker games so far, you can add mana symbols (and other symbols?) to your name using special character sequences. What are all the character ...
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Inviting Friends in Magic 2012 for PC

I'm playing Magic: The Gathering - Duels of the Planeswalkers 2012 on PC via Steam, and I'm having a hard time connecting to friends. Whenever I create a new game, set a player slot to Private and ...
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Is there a way to assign damage to multiple defenders?

I have noticed that whenever the computer blocks with multiple defenders, the computer clearly decides which distribution of damage is most advantageous. It does not seem to matter what order I ...
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Is it possible to stall turn timers in multiplayer?

I'm playing Magic the Gathering 2012 with my girlfriend on Steam, and I'm finding that the turn timers go by too quickly. I can see why the timers are needed for competitive play online against ...
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How does the ranking system work in Magic: the Gathering DOTP 2012?

On the ranked matches on Xbox live, how is your score determined? I am fairly sure it is a "true skill" ranking, but it doesn't seem to be dependant on number won or any other obivious stat.
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How do I choose which lands to tap?

Whenever I cast a spell, the game automatically taps an appropriate number of lands. However, it's often important to tap specific lands to leave correct mana available for additional spells. The game ...
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What should guide your deck selection in the archenemy campaign in DOTP 2012?

I'm having real trouble with figuring out how to beat the green deck in the archenemy campaign. It seems that no matter what decks I use for me and the computer, Garruk has over built and there is no ...
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What do the icons next to defeated opponents mean?

When you defeat an opponent, the game places a weird-looking sigil next to the opponent's portrait: The colors might be hard to see, but the one to the left is bronze, and the two right ones are ...