Color Pie

The five colors of Magic each hold a unique place, mechanically and philosophically, in the game’s universe. One of the most important aspects of design is ensuring that your cards are correctly placed in the “pie” of colors. You can read an excellent overview of the color pie on the MTGSalvation Wiki. You can also read more on color philosophy in the articles below:

Monocolor:

Allied Pairs:

Enemy Pairs:

Shards:

Wedges: