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  • Mark Rosewater joked that his toaster did most of the design.[1]
  • Originally, there were supposed to be 50 Contraptions (10 for each faction), but Dawn Murin, the art director for Unstable, decided to connect the art of all the Contraptions in each faction, leading there to be 9 Contraptions for each faction, with each piece of artwork on each Contraption card making up a single section of a 3x3 grid.[2]



  1. Mark Rosewater (August 30, 2017). "Hi Mark. Today is my birthday, may I request some...". Blogatog. Tumblr.
  2. Mark Rosewater (November 13, 2017). "The Un-Ending Saga, Part 2". Wizards of the Coast.
  3. a b c d e f g h i j k l m n Mark Rosewater (March 21, 2022). "Get it? Unstable Edition". Wizards of the Coast.
  4. Mark Rosewater (November 22, 2017). "Can I get a trivia on my favourite card: Door to nothingness?". Blogatog. Tumblr.
  5. Mark Rosewater (January 24, 2018). "Can I have some un-set trivia?". Blogatog. Tumblr.
  6. a b Mark Rosewater (December 4, 2017). "Unstable Scraps, Part 2". Wizards of the Coast.
  7. Just deserts vs. just desserts
  8. Mark Rosewater (November 22, 2017). "You Always Remember Your First Power Level Errata". Blogatog. Tumblr.
  9. Mark Rosewater (November 22, 2017). "I feel like the emergency errata on Ordinary Pony is the most anti spirit of the format you can be.". Blogatog. Tumblr.
  10. Mark Rosewater (November 16, 2017). "Why is Spike portrayed as a female". Blogatog. Tumblr.
  11. Mark Rosewater (November 16, 2017). "This card started life in a black bordered set as Elephurtle.". Blogatog. Tumblr.
  12. Mark Rosewater (November 6, 2017). "The Un-Ending Saga, Part 1". Wizards of the Coast.
  13. Mark Rosewater (November 16, 2017). "Thank you for Super Duper Death Ray.". Blogatog. Tumblr.
  14. Mark Rosewater (July 21, 2017). "Will the Sword of Dungeons & Dragons available at Hascon be different from the one in Unstable?". Blogatog. Tumblr.
  15. Mark Rosewater (November 15, 2017). "Will every faction get...". Blogatog. Tumblr.
  16. Mark Rosewater (November 16, 2017). "Is anything preventing you from issuing a statement?". Blogatog. Tumblr.
  17. Eli Shiffrin (September 27, 2019). "Throne of Eldraine Oracle Changes". Wizards of the Coast.
  18. All available options for Urza, Academy Headmaster. Reddit (2017-12-07).