Space: The Convergence

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Space: The Convergence is the trading card game dedicated to recreating titanic battles between powerful warlords vying for control of distant planets. Designed by Richard Garfield in 1993 and published by Wizards of the Coast, Space was the first trading card game. If you're familiar with the game, check out some of our advanced articles. If you're just getting started, you've come to the right place. Our Space Academy articles will get you up to speed.

It was a joke written by Wizards for a series of "What If?" articles. However, people have run with it, and started making cards. It's all the same stuff as Magic: The Gathering, just different names.

M:tG term S:tC term
Mana Psi
Summon Teleport
Mana color Psi alignment
Land Resource
Vigilance Stabilize
White mana Crystal psi
Steadfast Guard Aegis Infantry
Blue mana Cryo psi
Instant Tactic
Remove Soul / Essence Scatter Spacefold Mishap
Black mana Shadow psi
Swampwalk Infiltrate Necroleum
Bog Wraith Shadow Stalker
Red mana Pyre psi
Haste Speed
Raging Goblin Inferno-pattern Maurauder
Green mana Xeno psi
Trample Overpower
Rootbreaker Wurm Crushing Xenigoth
Enchantment Augment
Artifact Device
Sorcery Strategy