This Standard isn't just defined by the powerful spells; it's defined by the answers to them and the lands that cast them! Get the jump on the competition with Owen's words of wisdom!
Get in the game with Ari Lax and Brad Nelson! They're studying this suddenly super Standard season strongly, but their approaches are a tad different to this weekend! Who has the better shot at success?
Gerry Thompson is ready to attack! Adanto Vanguard is kind of a weirdo card, but it's super effective! Get the latest strategies and lists for the Standard weekend ahead!
Brad Nelson is nothing if not ambitious! Today he unleashes his comprehensive Standard metagame analysis ahead of Grand Prix Memphis. What does he think people will play in Tennessee...and what should they be playing instead?
Todd still hasn't found the perfect Standard deck for himself, but he knows that he's not seeing enough of these cards! These are seriously great cardboard, and the Magic world should be seeing way more of them!
We've got a deck emerging near the top of Standard! Todd Stevens may hang his hat on Modern, but he's in love with this deck! He answers all your questions about how to pilot and sideboard with it here!
What happens when Brad Nelson, Sam Black, and Ryan Saxe take on five Rivals of Ixalan Pack 1, Pick 1 dilemmas? A little bit of chaos and a whole lot of insight!
Standard may not just be passable; it may be great! The decks just keep going up the mana curve, and Patrick Chapin wants to take a deep dive into the God-Pharaohs and Elder Dinos!
When it comes to different format approaches, Sam Black has spent more time approaching new approaches than just about anyone! That's why he's got a lot of different Approach decks that you should approach testing for your next Standard event!
Shaun McLaren has spent the last week on the Mind Sculptor grind in Modern! Today he reveals his results. What's gained in value? What's on a downswing? And what's the tech card that might crack all the codes?
Jace is blue. Bloodbraid is green and red. This means Temur, and that means Todd Anderson is hyped beyond words! He has loads of decks for the new best cards on the Modern block! Brainstorm, cascade, win!
Ever hear about cards having certain floors and ceilings? It's a common way to describe Magic, but few go into detail on what these things really mean for building a deck! Ross Merriam teaches you as only he can!
The new Challenger decks are revealed, plus a look at the future of Masters sets.
It's the last day of the week, which means Ross Merriam and Brad Nelson have one more chance to show what they're made of! This mythic feud is delving into the dangerous world of commons!
You're getting twice the formats this week! Grand Prix Memphis is the big topic and the Standard that goes with it, but there's a lot of Modern to be discussed as well! And these guys are the best at doing so!
New idea: You can just put Jace into...whatever! What if you got to Brainstorm two or three times in a row? What if you got to do everything more times in a row? Boy, this format is about to get wild...
We're breaking out the Power 9 on VS! Will Ross Merriam Storm his way to victory, or will Brad Nelson roast his foe with Inferno Oath?
The best decks in Modern right now need to do one of two things: beat the new power in the format, or play with the new power in the format. So which decks will do which and how? Jim Davis hits a home run this week!
In multiplayer Commander, threats get hammered down by the rest of the table. Sheldon Menery explains the Philosophy of Second Best and offers an array of tricks to keep your opponents' attention and attackers aimed elsewhere!
Get the lowdown on one of the archetypes creeping up in the rankings in Rivals of Ixalan Limited! Ryan Saxe takes a minute to explain why this archetype is great (but can also be a trap!)
Fan art rules call all content creation into question, plus a look at the other endings for Ixalan.
The competition is heating up as these two warriors prepare for one of the most hyped events for SCGCON! We're doing Modern, but the gloves (and the banned list) are off!
The time for asking why Bloodbraid Elf and Jace, the Mind Sculptor were unbanned is over, says Ben Friedman. Instead, it's time to thrive in the new Mad Max Modern! Warning: wild decklists ahead!
Jadine Klomparens was all set to give up on Winding Constrictor in Standard, but a last-chance League changed her mind. Turns out Miley Cyrus was half-right: it's all about what's on the other side of Hadana's Climb.
There's more than one way to abuse the most powered up wings in Standard! Give them a flock to fly with! Ross Merriam tries out a deck he's sure has some Favorable matchups!
The Coliseum of Randomness returns to Commander VS! Parnell, Noell, Suarez, and Green return to battle with weapons not of their choosing beneath the gaze of shadowy brother-emperors...
A new magic artbook is coming this summer, plus should a specific printing of a card be banned?