Johnny /Jenny is most commonly known as a 'combo player', and they Johnny is the creative gamer to whom Magic is a form of Psychographic profile · Invention · Aesthetic profile · References. Magic: the Gathering is a collectible card game created by Richard Garfield. In Magic, you play the role of a planeswalker who fights other planeswalkers for. For those that don't know, Johnny and Spike are terms that have been used in MTG for the longest time and they're used to describe a variation. "Just wait till I get my Krark-Clan Ironworks, Genesis Chamber, and Grinding Station. Oh yeah, and a second Myr Retriever." P/T: 1 / 1. Expansion: Unhinged. Johnny is a nickname used to describe a Magic player whose enjoyment of the game is derived from. Now that you've taken the test, I'm sure you're asking questions like what the heck is a Timmy, Johnny, or Spike? Here in Magic R&D our job is.