You may not get a better look at the new metgame than this. Sam Black goes levels deep, gives you his process, and ultimately, settles on the decks he'd start with! The Pro Tour is Modern, so he's not holding anything back!
Everyone prepare: the control decks are coming! Pro Tour Champion Shaun McLaren has his eye on an enabler that will spell doom for your Standard and Modern dominance at SCG Dallas! Is this card the real deal?
Taking a Swipe gets some new bachelors! These VS Series boys are opening up Tinder to rate some high profile spells from Magic's newest set! What's not to Super Like?
Grab a seat and sit down for another hot take parade between Patrick and Gerry! Let's tally the votes and see who has the better perspective on the big Standard ban announcements yesterday!
It's been a while since someone gave a proper look at this evergreen archetype! With surprising stats, excellent (and practical) advice, and the compulsory sideboard guide, Pro Tour Champion Ari Lax is putting you in position to help your team win at SCG Dallas!
Ross Merriam trusts the train of good green value creatures over the last few years! He's looking for the next great midrange deck to take to SCG Dallas glory! So which of these will it be?
One of the format's most celebrated players and pilots is pretty astonished by Standard's new look! To try to understand the format as it was and as it will be, we look to Brad Nelson!
Search for Azcanta made a giant impact in competitive Magic, and we could be looking at a similar scenario with the new flip cards from Rivals of Ixalan! Pro Tour Hall of Famer Patrick Chapin makes the case and gives you new ways to attack with those Dinosaurs!
Trevor May is now the official mascot of Snow-Covered creatures everywhere! He put up an SCG Tour Top 8 with Skred Red: the Blood Moon deck that won't stay dead! So how can you join the ranks of these specialized pilots? Read on!
Gerry Thompson and Patrick Sullivan debate the cards that should go--and both believe something needs to go--from Temur Energy and its related oppressors. Vote for the cards you think should stay or go here!
Full disclosure: Gerry doesn't know what the bans will be, if anything. But you know what? We have a new set. We have an announcement coming. And we have a Pro Tour Champion who wants to build decks! It'd be criminal to stop him!
The moment you've waited for all week is here! Chas Andres returns with all the expertise you need to make decisions on your Prerelease weekend pulls!
The Pirates may have gotten the least attention in Rivals of Ixalan preview season, but it ain't over yet! Collins Mullen gathers a crew and sets sail on SCG Dallas Standard here!
Much of the east coast is snowed in today! So what does that mean? Grab the hot cocoa and crack some packs with Ross and Todd!
It goes without saying that some of the banned cards were oppressive, but that's not the whole story. Ben Friedman provides excellent insight on why these bans happened beyond the obvious!
Why does Eldritch Evolution just have to combo? Why don't you just use it as a value Green Sun's Zenith and kill people? Ross Merriam provides some beautiful simplicity! Shoutout to this IQ finalist for an excellent potential SCG Dallas deck!
They're back! Join the Commander VS crew for a return to form as they battle it out to be first on the board for their new season!
The Great Designer Search kicks off, and a rocky start for Rivals on Magic Online!
Pick up a pack and tear it open! Rivals of Ixalan is days away from hitting the scene, and our VS guys are vying for the title of Mini-Masters Champion!
The Snake has no greater fan and advocate than Jadine Klomparens! Fortunately for her, it's now the focus of a lot of attention as we near SCG Dallas! Is this now the de facto strategy to beat? Get the dice ready!
Mark Nestico is in love. Since she first appeared in previews for Rivals of Ixalan, he knew this Vampire was for him! If you love making endless tokens to die for your benefit, Mark has the list for you!
Ryan Saxe is finding Rivals of Ixalan Draft a fairly fast format! But how much will that affect his pick orders when he's faced with tempting rares and an abundance of powerful Pirates?
The Banned and Restricted announcement shakes up Standard, and the return of the core set is even closer!
If you're like us, you have a few leftover packs from Prerelease weekend! And it only makes sense to put them to good use! Who will prevail when these two Rivals square off this week?
Nice! Jeskai Control and U/W Control have both cleared the way! Can we finally break out the Cruel Ultimatums? Well, not quite yet. But we're close! Which control deck are you on for SCG Dallas?
The Elder Dinosaurs have Bennie Smith's mind racing! First he built with Ghalta, Primal Hunger. Now he takes a look at the "Akromasaur" with abilities for days: Zetalpa, Primal Dawn!
It's time to cap off a fun weekend of VS with the format that once you Paup, you just can't stop! Unless you're playing a Tron mirror. Then maybe you can stop...Let's watch and find out!