With more than half the set spoiled, GerryT feels confident that it's going to pull Standard in one specific direction and has started building new decks with that in mind.
Sam Black is a huge fan of Magic Origins so far, and he wants to take its flavorful protagonists out for a deckbuilding spin to see just how good they are and what they want to be doing.
After facing off against him in Baltimore's Standard Open, Brad wondered whether Dylan Hysen's Mono-Red Devotion deck was the real deal or not and put it through its paces in this week's Open Series Spotlight!
With enough of Magic Origins spoiled to get a good feel for what the set might have to offer us in Standard, BBD and Tom "The Boss" Ross start testing out post-Origins Standard in today's Versus Video!
A few new key spoilers today, as well as an announcement from WotC adjusting the number of rares and mythics printed in Magic Origins!
Ari Lax loves Storm something fierce, and Magic Origins has quite a present waiting inside for him. He also analyzes the rest of the set too with a critical eye - what will win him his second Pro Tour trophy?
Pro Tour Champion Shaun McLaren has just started streaming Magic Online matches, and has some thoughts to share about what it will take to make Magic more watchable and accessible to a broader audience.
After featuring it in yesterday's Daily Digest, GerryT felt compelled to work on Legacy this week and puts Monastery Mentor through its paces in the Gitaxian Probe/Cabal Therapy/Brainstorm format to see how crazy it really is.
We're just a few days away from (probably) having the full Magic Origins spoiler, but as of today's update we know all but one Mythic and all but twenty Rares - check out Ben's analysis of everything we learned over this weekend!
While all five of the flip-Planeswalkers from Magic Origins are exciting, Patrick "The Innovator" Chapin is particularly intrigued by the deeper potential to be found in Nissa, Vastwood Seer.
In his last article before a brief hiatus to go get married, Chas Andres takes an in-depth look at what we know about Magic Origins so far and what can be expected of its rares and mythics.
Todd and BBD begin battling with Magic Origins, showcasing the power of a few new cards as they update key archetypes from the last Standard format in search of the new best deck!
Modern is where great Standard decks go when they die, and Collected Company might just help power out an Aristocrats-type deck if that is what you wanted to do.
Chris VanMeter has really settled into a solid groove this season with G/R Dragons, but Magic Origins is about to shake things up drastically and he's got to figure out what comes next for him and his beloved Stormbreath Dragons.
Magic Origins is turning out to be quite an exciting set full of quirky, interesting, and powerful cards... and Michael Majors is intent on putting one of the riskier, more dangerous ones to work!
John Dale Beety savors the flavor of two powerful planeswalker origin tales, and Magic Origins is absolutely dripping with resonances thanks to the complex emotions portrayed and Wizards' careful attention to detail.
Collected Company is tearing it up in Modern, and the more interesting the Company deck, the more GerryT likes it! Today's deck comes from the Top Eight of Grand Prix Singapore, and it's a sweet one!
With some key changes to Organized Play announced as of Pro Tour Magic Origins, Adrian discusses the change that makes his personal style of play potentially against the rules.
Mark has been hearing a lot of echoes going around the echo chamber, all of them saying Magic Origins stinks and the cards are bad. But what if the only thing that's bad is the lack of thought going into forming that firmly-held opinion?
Magic Origins is set to shake up Standard, and Matt is excited to see it coming - but he also wants to take one last spin with the old format and make Deadly Wanderings finally work out.
Parley is a powerful mechanic in Commander, and strapping that ability to your Commander will drastically shift the flow of the game as card advantage goes all around the table. Jess Stirba works on one of her favorite Commaners: Selvala, Explorer Returned!
Monastery Mentor has been breaking out all across Modern in recent experiments, and it's even found a home in Vintage as a powerful kill card. In today's Daily Digest, Gerry looks at a deck trying to find it a good home in Legacy, where its spell-triggered token generation is particularly good with Cabal Therapy.
Magic Origins is a deckbuilder's cornucopia, and Anthony Lowry takes a meander through the set spoiled so far in order to find homes for some of the cards that interest him the most.
With Magic Origins taking great effort to hearken back to Magic's oldest days with a few of its cards, Carsten just has to explore how Eternal formats might use these newest analogues to broken restricted Vintage cards.
Following up on Jess Stirba's most recent column for Dear Azami, Abe takes her reader's submission and works on a rebuild of his own for Rakdos, Lord of Riots!
A dedicated land destruction deck is one of the most frustrating archetypes to face off against, which makes today's deck the ultimate in Modern griefer strategies.
This past weekend really shook up the Standard format, and for today's Versus Video BBD and CVM battle with two of that event's breakthrough decks, Bant Megamorph and G/B Dragons, to prepare for #SCGBALT this weekend!