With hard-won expertise and more than a little of his signature dry humor, Shaun McLaren shares his essential steps to preparing for a tournament when you have no team to back you up!
Think combo decks are all one-dimensional? Think again! Conley Woods peels away the complex interlocking pieces of his Intruder Alarm deck and the intricacies of its toolbox sideboard!
It's a Todd mirror match on VS! Will Todd Anderson cast his way to an easy Standard win with U/R Prowess, or will Todd Stevens stifle his ambitions with Four-Color Control?
After the SCG Tour showed what was possible in Standard, GerryT is heading back to the brewing! How close is he to solving the metagame? Can he play "protect the queen" and ride one precious card to victory?
Both Standard and Modern have proved remarkably unsettled! Ari Lax lays out the "rules of engagement" he's using to tackle Standard at Pro Tour Hour of Devastation and Modern in the coming weeks!
As Pro Tour Hour of Devastation looms, all eyes turn to Standard! Ross Merriam wields the Temur Monsters deck that made the Top 32 of SCG Cincinnati, but can he withstand Tom "The Boss" Ross and Mono-Red Aggro?
The God-Pharaoh is officially legit. Join The Innovator as he puts the screws to Standard before SCG Atlanta! Deck diversity is fine and all, but can this metagame be as broken as the last few?
Tom Ross and Todd Anderson are back for a round of Fact or Fiction! Is the promise of a diverse, fun Standard too good to be true? Is Champion of Wits the key card in Hour of Devastation? Is Mono-Red for real?
We went a while without red, but wow...has that changed! The Boss gives you the infinite ways to build red for SCG Atlanta and explains which is his current favorite!
Adrian has had an epiphany: Modern has a slew of cards that literally do not let you lose the game! He's brewing up a storm with this new revelation! Show these to your SCG Atlanta team!
With SCG Atlanta looming, it's one last Standard matchup before the weekend! Will Todd Anderson prevail with three-color Sultai Delirium, or will Brad Nelson and Mono-Black Zombies show less is more...winning?
Hasbro CEO says Magic Digital Next will be discussed next week at Investor Day, plus Pro Tour Hour of Devastation info!
Pro Tours are fun to watch, but for the competitive player, they also offer plenty of lessons for future events! Jadine Klomparens has your guide to the Standard rounds and how the metagame might shake out!
We're only a few days away from seeing how the pros draft Hour of Devastation! In the meantime, sharpen your skills with these tricky picks from Ryan Saxe!
Magic's approach to worldbuilding on cards has ranged from plot-heavy storytelling to pure atmosphere. JDB illustrates how that pendulum has swung!
Mark Rosewater gives some information on Unstable at SDCC, and the Standard Showdown gets more flexible.
Even a Jeskai mage like Shaun McLaren gets a craving for brains every once in a while! Watch him pilot B/W Zombies in Standard on Magic Online!
We're getting into the upper tiers of Danny West's ranking of Every Magic Set Ever! But be warned: not even quality can save these releases when they're dropped into the Snark Tank!
Sometimes a deck just makes Ross Merriam happy. A recent discovery from Magic Online's Modern Challenge has done exactly that! When was the last time you saw Squee, Goblin Nabob doing work?
New Commander 2017 images, Caleb Durward ends his 365 day streaming marathon, and LoadingReadyRun is moving!
He's a ringer's ringer, and he knows how to maneuver the famed Legacy Lands archetype inside and out! For those looking to learn one of the most fun and unusual archetypes in Magic's history, you couldn't ask for a better teacher than Jody Keith! Good luck at SCG Atlanta!
Brennan DeCandio has his eyes set on Japan and the Pro Tour! But to succeed there, he'll have to absorb the Standard lessons of SCG Cincinnati, and he's sharing them with you for SCG Atlanta and beyond!
Why does it seem like a card can't just take over Standard without being tossed into Modern? Is this archetype that good? SCG Atlanta: Watch out for this one...in both formats!
It's the finale of Hour of Devastation Mini-Masters VS! Will Todd Stevens continue his winning ways, or will Jeremy Noell deny him the final victory?
GP Schedule for the first half of 2018, a Nicol Bolas statue at SDCC, and info on HASCON exclusives!