|USA||2014||60||Game-Show . Drama|
A team of Canada's best illusionists take on two edgy young American magic creators to see who can turn everyday objects like Spam and Super Soakers into amazing magic. The winning team advances to face the Wizards for the $10,000 grand prize.
|Airs:||2014-08-19 at 10:00 pm|
When the focus is on the magic, Wars can be spellbinding--when it's not, irksome questions arise.Entertainment Weekly Full Review
This collaborative atmosphere and casual framework may keep Wizard Wars from being the battle royal of Adventure Time's Wizard Battle, but it's still fun, as its performers manage to mutate the mundane into magic.The Hollywood Reporter Full Review
The format doesn’t work, but the illusions do. It’s 58 minutes of pretty amusing magic, building to a two-minute letdown.The New York Times Full Review
It's possible Wizard Wars will get old quickly if too many of the tricks contestants come up with look the same, but in this first episode anyway it's a fairly entertaining hour of TV.Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Full Review
Wizard Wars never comes across as a straight magic show, but more about how to assemble the pieces that add up to a magic show.New York Daily News Full Review