For all the good our game has done, it can still bring out the bad. Patrick Chapin talks this week about the history of cheating, some new and unethical circumstances, and the importance of preserving your good reputation among the MTG family.
Not many people get the opportunity to play in three different formats in the same weekend, but Gerry did this past weekend! See all the things the threw at each format, complete with tons of sweet decklists!
It's been a busy few months of Magic for Sam Black. The world class deckbuilder took to Seattle and nearly came away with a giant check and a trophy! See how he navigated the field before your next Standard or Legacy IQ!
Are you going under the bottom or over the top? Either way, you can choose a side in this Jeskai showdown that pits two formidable mages against one another for Standard Khans supremacy!
With so many different events going on and a new set looming on the horizon, Pro Tour Champion Ari Lax takes some time to evaluate each of competitive Magic's big formats--and what it's going to take to break them.
Pro Tour Champion Shaun McLaren has put down the Jeskai for now, and he's ready to show off the archetype he took to the most prestigious tournament in Magic! Prepare for your next event by taking cues from one of Magic's great minds!
GerryT is ready to show you how to run one of the most powerful decks in the format! As the format evolves, the Whip is becoming increasingly effective. Gerry shows you why!
Two-time Pro Tour Champion Brian Kibler is stoked about the viability of Constellation in Standard! A long-time advocate of the strategy now, he takes this build through this video series!
The Reserved List is evil and is the reason older card prices go up, right? Well, sort of. Chas Andres harkens back to two years ago's Reserved List prices and notices a strange pattern. His findings may surprise you...
Todd Anderson and Brian Braun-Duin are going wild this week! Todd is messing with an archetype that needs more attention, and BBD is eager to prove it doesn't belong on the same table as a proven deck. See who prevails in the latest edition of the VS Series!
Sam Black updates the deck that he took to the Pro Tour! See his highly evolved list and get a great sense of his professional Magic process for testing it in this video!
Great formats are often cyclical, where the strategies stay on a rotating trajectory in order to continually trump one another. It may be time for Standard to revisit one of the first decks to hit the scene, way back at the Pro Tour!
CVM struggled mightily at the Invitational, but here, he shares with you how he's going to get into fighting shape for the goal he's worked for all year: this weekend's Players' Championship!
With Modern Masters II on the horizon, Brian DeMars is debating just what the role of Modern will be in long-term Magic. Is now the time to start learning the format inside-out? How much will Modern matter in your Magic success in a few years?
David McDarby conquered one and all at Portland's Legacy Open! Read about his journey through the event and what you can do to best prepare for the format going forward!
Justin and Stephen return to bring you the Commander madness you know and love! Two new commanders, a new video, and a whole lot of fun await us!
The metagaming has begun, and GerryT has his eye on someone who may be giving the Whip brigade a run for their money! If you're tired of getting lifelinked out by recurring Hornet Queens, you may want to have a peek!
Whether you're new to the competitive side of the game or you just can't seem to find your Magic niche anymore, Mark has a great guide to help you find your way through your deck choices before your next event!
Matt Higgs takes the success of W/U Heroic and examines what makes it work! Check out his piece-by-piece process for evolving the concept and see if his final result looks good for your next event!
Jazal got the cold shoulder while the rest of the Commander 2014 all-stars were hogging the spotlight. It's time for Sean to give the love and justice due to the most underrated of Commander's newest additions!
GerryT notes a shocking and effective twist to the life of the Brood Tyrant we all know and love. As Gerry points out, it seems that this Standard format knows no bounds!
Anthony Lowry is taking Mardu to brave new worlds! If you think you've seen every way to play the kill-everything-that-moves Khans clan, think again!
Analysis and innovation takes a backseat to pure raw honesty this week. Carsten Kotter loves a lot of cards in Legacy. Others...not so much. Enjoy Carsten's take on some of the best and worst experiences an Eternal player can have!
There's theory and there's practice. Now that the theorizing is over and we've had our mits on the latest Commander set, it's time to review the good, the bad, and the fun! Abe takes a critical look at what the set has and what the set is missing.
Over the top doesn't even cover it. Either way, GerryT is here to give you one last chance to do something so insanely awesome at #SCGINVI, your opponents won't know what hit them!