There is always a greater power, and Amonkhet's is arriving in Hour of Devastation! Patrick Chapin gets the brewing kickstarted with everything from a classic Grixis approach to a Deploy the Gatewatch build!
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Intruder Alarm is still too tantalizing for Conley Woods to pass up! He gives his most recent version of the combo deck and shares the Hour of Devastation mythic he thinks could put Intruder Combo into overdrive!
Chas Andres returns with his daily Hour of Devastation observations! Does Overwhelming Splendor have a place in Standard? What about Champion of Wits? And can even he make a plausible argument for Resilient Khenra?
Todd Stevens is making his debut on VS, and he's playing his signature Modern deck, Eldrazi Tron! But will he triumph over his baptism by fire? Brad Nelson is packing the heat with Grixis Death's Shadow! The SCG Season One Invitational awaits...
What would Ari Lax play in Standard and Modern this weekend? He has the answers and the reasoning, but that's not all! He's got inside info on some of the insane things you can expect in the upcoming Legacy metagame!
Hour of Devastation is bringing a lot of sweepers to battlefields near you! Is this the set control players have been waiting for? Adrian Sullivan certainly thinks so! He's breaking out the new builds here!
Chas Andres took the weekend to think about the latest Hour of Devastation previews! What cards is he staying away from, and which one is "too good not to see play somewhere"?
It's a rematch of the Modern Grand Prix Las Vegas finals! Will Todd Anderson and Affinity triumph once more, or will Tom "The Boss" Ross help Death and Taxes get its revenge? The SCG Season One Invitational starts this Friday!
Eight cards from Hour of Devastation have popped up in the Tinder feeds of Ari Lax and Tom Ross! Which card will get two right swipes, and which one gets both a Swipe Left and a Super Like!?
GerryT finally made it back to Vegas! Today he talks the Legacy deck he played in that Grand Prix, the innovative Grixis Death's Shadow lists that caught his eye, and what he's thinking for the SCG Season One Invitational next weekend!
Constrictor? Energy? Delirium? However you want to build in the new Standard, Shaun McLaren says the only colors you need are black and green, and he has the decklists to prove it! Will you play B/G at the SCG Season One Invitational?
Tom Ross went on an epic road trip with Grand Prix Las Vegas in the middle! He goes over his deck choices in Legacy and Modern and shows where he'd like to go in the latter format ahead of the SCG Season One Invitational!
Todd Anderson is celebrating the banning of Aetherworks Marvel! But will his Mono-White Humans deck, on loan from Tom Ross, beat the B/G Delirium of Michael Majors in his last VS appearance? The SCG Season One Invitational awaits!
There is a lot of Magic to play this weekend, people! Modern, Standard, Sealed, Commander...we've got it all! Learn about the sweet swag awaiting you just for playing Magic the way you want!
Hour of Devastation previews continue rolling in from Limited Resources, Chas Andres, Meghan Wolff, and more!
As George Santayana wrote, "Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it." Jadine Klomparens examines the history of the B/G Energy archetype for clues to its future at the SCG Season One Invitational!
Ryan Saxe is hyped for the return of Vintage Cube to Magic Online! He offers a pair of practice picks to familiarize you with this surprisingly freestyle format!
A commander as versatile as Alesha, Who Smiles at Death deserves out-of-the-box choices. The deck Sheldon Menery features today, by Level 3 Magic Judge Charlotte Sable, has them in spades! So what does Reconnaissance do again...?
Cedric Phillips gets you up to speed on the amazing weekend of Magic coming your way starting this Friday!
A new, one-sided Humility, North American Eternal Weekend playmats, and Exemplar Wave 9 Judge promos!
We see a lot of different players at tournaments, and we make a lot of different friends; however, there is one group that we don't see often enough! Jim Davis explains the importance of cultivating Magic for the future!
Zombies in Modern? Shaun McLaren asks, "Why not?" Watch him take a Mono-Black build through three rounds on Magic Online ahead of the SCG Season One Invitational!
Ross Merriam puts the spotlight on Oketra's Monument in Standard as he explores a 5-0 Magic Online League list! With the SCG Season One Invitational less than a week away, is this the rogue choice you need?
Holy cow. This card is going to interact with a ton of different decks, forgotten cards, and format staples across the board! Chris Lansdell gets the counters party started!
Jeremy Noell goes over Hour of Devastation preview from Thursday and Friday, including The Scarab God, Razaketh, and a trio of punisher cards.
Ross Merriam pays tribute to the late Scott Bunnell by highlighting his Mono-Blue Turns deck and provides information about his memorial tournament.
It's a new world of Standard! Brennan DeCandio reveals his top tier of decks going into the SCG Season One Invitational and the longshot brew he just might run instead!
Emma Handy is forever exhorting readers to playtest, playtest, playtest! But all that playtesting won't do any good if you're not doing it well. Get her secrets to proper playtesting ahead of the SCG Season One Invitational!
Red may get bad buzz in Commander, but the right legendary creature can bring the fun back! Bennie Smith serves up a double bill of new Hour of Devastation card Neheb, the Eternal and Feldon of the Third Path!