While GerryT has been liking Jund recently as his B/G/x deck of choice, today he challenges that preconception by testing out Siege Rhino and friends to see how well it matches up against the Modern field.
With Magic Origins finally being released for Magic Online, Sam Black is here with his first Origins draft to explore the awesome new Limited format we'll be drafting all summer long!
In today's Versus Video, Todd Anderson and Tom "The Boss" Ross battle with a very different pair of blue-white decks: Thopter Control and Heroic Aggro. Which will come out on top?
Brian "The Dragonmaster" Kibler takes a look at Standard's most interesting decks after #SCGCHI, and of course at G/R Devotion with its love for Dragonlord Atarka. Which deck should you choose for #SGRICH and beyond?
BBD examines the cyclical nature of the Standard metagame as he looks at the #SCGCHI results and predicts what is to follow at #SCGRICH and #PTOrigins over the next few weeks.
In today's Versus Video, Todd Anderson and Brad Nelson explore the recent high finishes by Merfolk in Modern by putting it up against a critical nemesis, good old-fashioned Jund.
While Todd played the same deck that won #SCGCHI, G/R Devotion isn't very fun to play - and the likelihood that the format will evolve for #SCGRICH and beyond is very high. Check out what he's considering for this weekend and give it a try yourself!
Being on the play is great, everyone knows that, but to win an event you'll have to win a lot of games on the draw. Just by losing a die roll, you'll have to break serve at least once to win the match... and Tom "The Boss" Ross examines what you can focus on to do that more often.
After scouring decklist databases and Daily Event statistics, Ari gives a Bant Collected Company deck a try to see how well it stacks up against the field after hearing a claim that it has the highest win percentage among all of the tracked archetypes.
Having spent all of Sunday at #SCGCHI trying to battle back from the rear of the pack, GerryT shares his insights on Jeskai in the format and the builds he finds most interesting moving forward from here.
With a few opportunities to play with Magic Origins in both Limited and Standard, Sam Black takes a second look at key cards in the set to re-evaluate their power or utility.
For today's Versus Video, BBD and Brad Nelson battle Modern to explore a pair of interesting decks that are recent $5K Modern Premier IQ winners.
After #SCGCHI, a lot of people were scratching their heads about the Rally the Ancestors deck, wondering whether it was any good or not. After this weekend's tournament win for a Rally deck at #SCGRICH, it appears we have our answer.
With this weekend's #SCGRegionals right in his own backyard, Anthony Lowry is excited - both for the event and the plethora of great options he's got brewing up for Standard this weekend!
This week Carsten Kotter takes a look at Legacy's top tier as a preview to #SCGDC, anticipating what the best decks in the format are and how likely each is to make a significant dent in the Legacy Open's metagame.
As fun as Commander is, it's more fun if you're Cube Drafting too while you play it! Abe Sargent takes a look at Magic Origins to update his Commander Cube, picking the best cards for each key archetype's needs.
The addition of Magic Origins to the Standard card pool has really fleshed out Magic 2015's artifacts theme, and today's deck from #SCGCHI focuses on blue and red's shared appreciation of colorless power cards!
Todd Anderson and Chris VanMeter battle Standard today with the intent of figuring out how good the Five-Color Rally deck is under pressure, so they put it up against another key deck from #SCGCHI to see how it holds up against R/W Aggro!
Two of Adrian's favorite Modern decks have potentially gotten key updates with Magic Origins cards, and he prepares them both for the $5K Premier IQ at #SCGRICH this weekend!
Gerard examines eight decks from #SCGCHI that fell just outside of the spotlight's circle, looking at 17th-24th to discern the broader trends of the Standard metagame for #SCGRICH and #PTOrigins over the next two weeks.
Magic Origins has quite a few interesting legendary creatures to build around for Commander, and Bennie puts Ma and Pa Nalaar to work in this off-the-wall combo machine full of interesting and unexpected outcomes!
An interesting new take on an old deck will always catch GerryT's eye, and a faster, more aggressive version of the tried-and-true B/G Constellation deck grabbed his attention at #SCGCHI! Check it out for #SCGRICH this weekend!
After failing to innovate for #SCGCHI last weekend, Jim Davis looks at some of the most interesting decks from that event as he prepares for #SCGRICH.
Hot off of a semifinals appearance at #SCGSCHI, Ross Merriam examines how the Week One Standard metagame matched his expectations and what he thinks are the top decks at the moment.
Cedric Phillips sits down with Patrick "PSulli" Sullivan to go over the results of #SCGCHI, discuss Patrick's trash talking game when playing basketball, and give former SCGLive director, Conor O'Donnell a proper send off.
The most intriguing combo decks combine two different plans so it is harder to disrupt them, and today's Modern deck of note mixes Scapeshift's Valakut kill with Kiki-Pod's killer infinite combo!
This week Chris VanMeter looks at the top decks and final results of the new Standard format's Week One metagame by digging through an entire weekend's worth of stories and decklists out of #SCGCHI.