The gathered players play during Quarnatine with Paper Magic
Due to the COVID-19 / Coronavirus epidemic, Magic: the gathering of gamers around the world decided to quarantine themselves at home for their health and safety, and even if they could just play the digital versions of the popular collectible card game (Magic arena or Online magic), many prefer to play with real paper cards with their friends, and to achieve this without meeting in person, they have to be resourceful, using cardboard boxes, video apps, lights, video cameras, cell phones and computers so that they can play remotely with their friends.
See how different players play paper Magic in quarantine:
Redditor Nguyen23464 uses Logitech c930 webcam and camera arm with its configuration:
James Robb shared a video showing how he uses his iPhone as a camera connected to his Mac. He used the Mac’s Quicktime (new movie recording) player, and called through FB Messenger on his phone:
Redditor Miller_teach showed off his impressive long distance setup:
Nelson Castro, member of the MTG Tambayan Facebook Group, shared photos of his Commander multiplayer setup using a cardboard box, laptop, light, smartphone, and the Samsung Flow app.
Redditor Quelfboy99 showed its setup using video calls:
Here’s a photo of John Michael Abellera and his friends playing Commander multiplayer with each player using the Zoom app and two cameras (one for the face; one for the maps):
Mac Sanchez also shared a photo of his setup on the Tambayan MTG Group:
Redditor Flynndixie provided a guide on how to play paper Magic in quarantine: