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Magic DeckMate
Magic DeckMate
Leave your dice at home. All you need are your cards and your device.
Magic DeckMate is built to be the world’s most robust in-game Magic: The Gathering companion. Featuring interactive touch-controlled virtual tokens and counters, it is all you need to keep track of everything in-game in the most convenient and visual way possible.
Perfect for:
  • Travel — This app is an absolute necessity for playing on trains and planes.
  • Being an idiot and forgetting your dice at home.
  • Being a genius and not needing dice to play Magic.
Download on the App Store
Magic DeckMate
5.0 out of 5 based on 9 user ratings.
FREE
Features

Magic DeckMate is designed to maximize screen space and fit into your play area as seamlesssly as possible. It will orient to portrait or landscape depending on how you orient your device. Much of the functionality is accessible through the menu. You can find the menu button just below your life counter. This button will change depending on which color scheme you choose.

When you start up the app for the first time, the tutorial will guide you through the controls. If you wish to see the tutorial again, you can find it in the menu:

  • Menu > Settings > Controls | Help > Tutorial

1 Player Mode vs 2 Player Mode
  • Menu > Settings > Players
  • In 1 Player Mode a user will be able to have a maximum of 9 tokens and/or counters on the battlefield
  • In 2 Player Mode a user will be able to have a maxumum of 6 tokens and/or counters on the battlefield

Battlefield Resets
  • Menu > Battlefield Resets
  • Reset Life
    • Resets current life to the starting life
  • Reset Card Values
    • Untaps all tokens
    • Resets quantity of tokens to 0
    • Resets counter values to 0
    • Leaves all tokens and counters on the battlefield
  • Clear Cards
    • Removes all tokens and counters from the battlefield
  • Reset All
    • Resets current life to the starting life
    • Removes all tokens and counters from the battlefield

Life Counter Screenshot

Life Counter

  • Menu > Settings > Starting Life
  • Use the - and + buttons above the battlefield to decrease or increase your current life.
  • Set your starting life to 20, 30, or 40
    • This will reset your current life.
    • When setting a new starting life in 2-Player mode, your starting life will be reset to the new starting life, but your opponent's current life will remain the same until reset.
  • Easily reset the life counter to the default starting life
    • Menu > Battlefield Resets > Reset Life
Life Counter Screenshot

Life Counter

  • Menu > Settings > Starting Life
  • Use the - and + buttons above the battlefield to decrease or increase your current life.
  • Set your starting life to 20, 30, or 40
    • This will reset your current life.
    • When setting a new starting life in 2-Player mode, your starting life will be reset to the new starting life, but your opponent's current life will remain the same until reset.
  • Easily reset the life counter to the default starting life
    • Menu > Battlefield Resets > Reset Life

Tokens

  • Menu > Tokens
  • Just about every single token in the game (except for some from Unglued and Unhinged)
    • They are organized by token type in alphabetical order.
    • Tokens can also be deployed in decks. For more information about decks, see the Decks section below.
  • Quickly deploy your most recent tokens
    • Menu > Tokens > Recent Tokens
  • Interactive virtual tokens
    • Swipe left or right across the token to tap or untap.
    • Swipe up or down through the token to keep track of the quantity of each token.
    • Press and hold to remove the token from the battlefield.
  • If you find that any tokens that are missing, feel free to contact support.
Recent Tokens Screenshot

Tokens

  • Menu > Tokens
  • Just about every single token in the game (except for some from Unglued and Unhinged)
    • They are organized by token type in alphabetical order.
    • Tokens can also be deployed in decks. For more information about decks, see the Decks section below.
  • Quickly deploy your most recent tokens
    • Menu > Tokens > Recent Tokens
  • Interactive virtual tokens
    • Swipe left or right across the token to tap or untap.
    • Swipe up or down through the token to keep track of the quantity of each token.
    • Press and hold to remove the token from the battlefield.
  • If you find that any tokens that are missing, feel free to contact support.
Recent Tokens Screenshot
Storm Screenshot

Counters

  • Menu > Counters
  • Every counter in the game
    • And even non-counters like mana and storm.
    • Counters are organized by alphabetical order, with Mana Counters and +X/+X counters on the top.
    • Counters can also be deployed in decks. For more information about decks, see the Decks section below.
  • Interactive virtual counters
    • Swipe up or down across the counter to increase or decrease each counter.
    • Press and hold the counter to remove the it from the battlefield.
  • If you find that any counters that are missing, feel free to contact support.
Storm Screenshot

Counters

  • Menu > Counters
  • Every counter in the game
    • And even non-counters like mana and storm.
    • Counters are organized by alphabetical order, with Mana Counters and +X/+X counters on the top.
    • Counters can also be deployed in decks. For more information about decks, see the Decks section below.
  • Interactive virtual counters
    • Swipe up or down across the counter to increase or decrease each counter.
    • Press and hold the counter to remove the it from the battlefield.
  • If you find that any counters that are missing, feel free to contact support.

Decks

  • Menu > Decks
  • Organize your tokens and counters into saved decks
    • Selecting a Add will bring up a dialog to create a new deck, which will be saved to your device. Uninstalling Magic DeckMate will erase all deck data.
    • Selecting Edit will allow users to edit the composition of each deck, as well as rename it. A maximum of 9 tokens and/or counters is allowed in each deck.
  • Instantly deploy an entire battlefield's worth of tokens and counters
    • Selecting a deck will allow you to either deploy an individual token or counter from the deck or select All and deploy all the tokens and counters at once.
Adding A Deck Adding A Deck

Decks

  • Menu > Decks
  • Organize your tokens and counters into saved decks
    • Selecting a Add will bring up a dialog to create a new deck, which will be saved to your device. Uninstalling Magic DeckMate will erase all deck data.
    • Selecting Edit will allow users to edit the composition of each deck, as well as rename it. A maximum of 9 tokens and/or counters is allowed in each deck.
  • Instantly deploy an entire battlefield's worth of tokens and counters
    • Selecting a deck will allow you to either deploy an individual token or counter from the deck or select All and deploy all the tokens and counters at once.
Adding A Deck Adding A Deck

Virtual Dice Rolls and Coin Flips

  • Menu > Dice
  • Simulate coin flip
  • Roll dice
    • d6
    • 2x d6
    • d8
    • d20

6 Different Color Schemes

  • Menu > Settings > Color
  • Colorless
  • Blue
  • Red
  • Green
  • Black
  • White

Contact:

EMAIL: conor@switchkickstudios.com

SUPPORT: support@switchkickstudios.com