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Buggy Arena client affects Mythic Championship V

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The Magic Arena client has gotten progressively worse over the last few months, degrading to the point where it is barely playable for more than 30 minutes at a time and frequently crashes or bugs out.

Mythic Championship V is happening this weekend, which is an Arena tournaments, and unfortunately the buggy client has reared its ugly head during the proceedings.

Hipsters of the Coast wrote a short article about it, you can read it here: https://www.hipstersofthecoast.com/2019/10/mtg-arena-crashes-affect-some-mythic-championship-v-matches/

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Olivier Tiu, a Magic pro who is also competing at Mythic Championship V, tweeted that he had been told that multiple games had to be restarted during Day 1 due to MTG Arena crashing.


Some pro players talking about the bugs:



 

 

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Bahaha!

 

WOTC nutted about 2 years too early on Arena. They saw good initial #s, and then decided to put all of their eggs in one basket.

The program seemed OK originally, but they keep adding more and more cosmetic BS that makes the game run poorly and crash even for people with good computers. WOTC never really learns, do they

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They were trying too hard to catch up with Hearthstone instead of just starting slow and building from it. 

And nope, they never learn.  Focus on what you do best, instead of spreading yourself too thin.

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