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!
Brad and Todd super like one another. But that isn't what this is about. This is about Rivals of Ixalan! So who will fall in love and who will be heartbroken when the set starts selling soon? Cast your votes!
Well, it's that season again. The tug of war between ban fatigue and energy fatigue is at an all-time tension, and Todd's an excellent voice of reason. This could go any number of ways. These are the most likely.
We are officially at the tradition level with Todd Stevens and his always-fun deep ranking of the newest Magic expansion's cards! With surprise picks and surprise omissions every time, no one guarantees more value! Speaking of value...
Benjamin Nikolich went to Columbus searching for both Azcanta and a trophy! He found both! Join this pro and SCG Tour star as he provides everything you could possibly need to know to pick up Modern's best control deck!
Looking for different ways to use and abuse Vampires and Pirates? Sam Black can always be counted upon to go for the cool, new angle in deckbuilding! Join him for an unorthadox look at these Rivals of Ixalan tribes!
Pro Tour Champion Shaun McLaren is ready for Rivals of Ixalan, and he's ranking the bests from across Magic's newest expansion! His pick for the best card in the set may surprise you...
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!
Next weekend will be SCG Dallas, a team event. That means some new form of Standard will be on display, and Brennan DeCandio has an excellent early start on the new strats!
Shaheen Soorani isn't looking forward to facing a flood of Ramunap Red if a key Energy card gets banned, but the Standard Control cause carries on! Today he shares his Top 10 cards from Rivals of Ixalan!
Gerry and Bryan are finally back! And you know how Magic players like to say things aren't close? Seriously, their picks from Rivals of Ixalan are not remotely close.
If Storm decks are getting you down in Modern, here's a solution Ross Merriam has come up with: revel in this deck! SCG Dallas will have its share of Baral, but you don't have to comply!
The Great Designer Search 3 kicks off soon, and the 2018 Grand Prix playmats are revealed.
Well, just another day. Brad and Todd are playing another game of your every day Magic with run of the mill cards, and--WAIT, STOP.
No aggressive tribal deck is complete without a suite of quality one-drops. Jim Davis sings their praises as he examines what the offerings in Rivals of Ixalan might unlock!
We've been looking at previews for a while now, but nobody truly gets this mechanic yet! How does ascend end up actually, you know, working? Emma Handy has our blessing for tackling the city's blessing for one and all!
There are sets that are good for Commander, and then there are sets that are great for it! Rivals of Ixalan is one of the latter! So which cards are fueling the fun? And could this be the best Commander set of all-time?
Get a head start on Rivals of Ixalan Draft with Ryan Saxe's Drafting Digest! Early in a format, he often likes to take rares early to test them out. Will that hold true today?