Mike Sigrist is on his way to #GPINDY and the World Championship, but first he made a stop at the SCG Invitational! He's got lots of advice and updates for the decks he's becoming an expert on! Don't miss this piece if you're looking to master the decks Mike thinks are the best right now!
"Play the most unfair deck that people aren't prepared for." This is the conventional Modern wisdom for spiking events, but what does that actually entail? What determines an unfair deck? How do unfair decks match up against each other? Sam Black has a must-read for anyone looking to win Modern Magic events.
It seems like players can't decide whether or not the blue and red spells deck from Pro Tour Eldritch Moon is good enough. Todd Anderson refuses to let the cause die! If he can take down Worlds contender Brad Nelson, it's safe to say the deck has what it takes for #SCGRICH next weekend!
You want the most definitive breakdown imaginable of the Modern format? Pro Tour Hall of Famer Patrick Chapin is happy to oblige! Get the data and the analysis you need in the wake of a Modern-packed Invitational weekend!
Michael Majors continued his incredible year at the #SCGINVI! How did he do it? The hard way! If you want to play a few of the most difficult decks on the planet to pilot, only Michael Majors can help you!
A lot of players expected #SCGINVI to be packed with hate for Ross Merriam's trophy-collecting Dredge build, but that turned out to be overblown. Why can't decks just be hated out of the format? Why doesn't the metagame move around more? The great Ross Merriam answers these questions and more!
It's a Standard showdown! Ross Merriam has picked up the new Standard deck on the block, Jund Delirium, against Todd Anderson and the tried-and-true Bant Company! Enjoy this matchup ahead of #SCGRICH on Labor Day Weekend!
Pro Tour Champion Ari Lax has a lot of accolades, but this year was an uphill battle. Though he's still a Gold pro, he knows the learning process never stops. If you want to learn the next step to Magic mastery, you can't do better than Ari!
Conspiracy: Take the Crown is loaded with powerful new Eternal cards, new planeswalkers for Commander and Cube play, and reprints the world has been waiting for! How much will Show and Tell and Berserk drop if they drop at all? What's the ceiling on Recruiter of the Guard? What are foil conspiracy cards worth? Go Chas go!
Brad Nelson marshals the best of Humanity from across several planes. Michael Majors has...a tiny orange kitten. And a Grixis deck with Demonic Pact to back it up. Enjoy this spicy Standard clash ahead of #SCGRICH on Labor Day Weekend!
GerryT had a strong run at Grand Prix Portland last weekend, and he did it with one of the format's most powerful decks! Check out the finer details of piloting the deck that this format very well may be remembered by years from now! Are you on Bant Company for the #SCGINVI?
Tom Ross put up yet another SCG Tour top 8 last weekend with the new powerful Dredge deck in Modern! Is this deck powerful enough to fight through hate? Is it the best deck for the format at #SCGINVI? The Boss has the strats!
It's a battle of Pro Tour Eldritch Moon Top 8 decks! Will Todd Anderson claim victory with B/G Delirium, or will Brad Nelson (Temur) Emerge victorious? Check out this fierce Standard battle ahead of the #SCGINVI weekend!
It's widely believed this deck is among the hardest to play in recent memory! We'd better get one of the best to show us how to operate it! GerryT, that's your cue!
Splinter Twin's banning has created a world where Kiki-Jiki and friends do their best impressions. Ross Merriam may have found the best Modern list yet!
Todd Stevens was at the #SCGINVI to see the drastic changes taking place in Modern! The format is in a dramatically different place than it has been, and Todd is ready to show you the decks that are making it...and those that are out of touch!
Why settle for only one commander when you can have two? The Commander kids are putting some powerful pairs together for the return of Commander VS!
If planeswalkers are the ultimate card type and the way to gain traction in the current competitive Magic environment, why don't we just play more of them? Ross Merriam finds a deck that walks harder than the rest!
CVM is finally back on the SCG Tour! Read about how he got back into the fray and how he shook the rust off! Welcome back home, Chris!
How do you fight off twenty or more Modern decks with only fifteen sideboard slots? Mrs. Mulligan breaks down the art of adjusting your deck on the fly for Games 2 and 3 with this excellent guide!
Pauper is a format that is exploding in popularity, and Commander isn't immune from the wave of budget-friendly Magic taking the community by storm! Erik Tiernan talks Pauper shop here!
It looks like Eldritch Moon has invaded Dear Azami! See Levi Byrne's complete re-work of an instant (and angelic) Commander favorite!
What a week! Between the three days of the Season Two #SCGINVI in New Jersey and the latest Conspiracy: Take the Crown spoilers, there's a lot to take in. Danny West has your Top 8 guide to what happened and what's next!
Leave it to Sam Black to take two breakout concepts and put his own innovative spin on them! See the deckbuilding master pilot his newest Modern creation in his latest video!
Ross Merriam was there. He saw it. In a field of new school value creatures and a stigma against yesteryear advantages, one SCG Tour all-time great did it his way!
Mark Nestico's new team put together one of the coolest Standard lists we've seen in a while for #SCGINVI! Would he recommend it for you? Did it hurt when he fell from heaven? Did he ever have hair? The answers are here!
Conspiracy: Take the Crown is a Commander dream set! New legends, new multiplayer mechanics, and of course, one lady who wants the city to herself! Bennie Smith serves the queen with his new royally awesome decklist!
Ari Lax pilots the newest innovation in Modern creature combo! Will Eldritch Evolution be good enough to make the cut in this build at #SCGINVI this weekend?
Cards from the past never truly go away, do they? Ross Merriam is putting up his umbrella so that death doesn't rain down upon him at the #SCGINVI!