The incredible efforts Tom Ross has put in on his revisit to competitive Magic culminated in a Pro Tour invite at the Grand Prix! See the list he recommends for #SCGRICH for Infect, as well as a few other strategies in case poison isn't your thing!
It's that time again! 2010 Player of the Year Brad Nelson has five decks you should be all over for #SCGRICH and another five decks he thinks you should probably avoid for now. Take it away, Brad!
Todd is frequently asked about the best way to sideboard. Easy answers are, well, easy, and Todd has heard it all. But in this priceless guide, Todd stops feeding you and teaches you how to feed yourself when it comes to sideboard theory. Read his work before #SCGRICH this weekend.
The $5,000 Modern Premier IQ at #SCGRICH will be filled with little Delvers and strange Phyrexian birthing machines. You know what's cooler than that? Throwing Emrakul into play and winning instantly. Here, Pro Tour Champion Ari Lax demonstrates the cool option.
Pro Tour Champion Patrick Chapin sees a bit of an overreaction to the post-Khans Legacy metagame. Glimpse closer at the true nature of the format, and get a head start on the competition at this weekend's #SCGRICH!
GerryT is glad to be back battling at huge events! Find out how he's getting back into his competitive Magic groove! Gerry has plenty of insight to offer the #SCGRICH metagame!
Sam Black put an excellent deep run together at the Grand Prix! Read his report before #SCGRICH, as it contains crucial (and common) gamestates you're likely to be tested on at this weekend's Legacy Open!
Fresh off of his convincing win at Grand Prix New Jersey, BBD climbs right back into the VS Series saddle! His fearsome opponent in this #SCGRICH preview is the mighty Brad Nelson!
In a world of super teams and Magic think tanks, Shaun McLaren has two Pro Tour Finals that include an outright win. What mentality does it take to go to the ultimate Magic test all alone? Shaun reflects on the mindset he's used to conquer Magic nearly all by himself.
Pro Tour Champion Ari Lax talks about the Legacy format as it stands from last weekend's GP! Find out what the Storm master thinks of combo decks these days and where you need to be in Legacy to win #SCGRICH!
Legacy has a higher price tag on it than almost any other format, so what does a mega-event like the GP do for the market? More importantly, what does a format shakeup do? Chas Andres leads the way!
Gerry Thompson takes Tom Ross's latest invention to MODO! See if the latest Standard aggro deck to beat has what it takes to stay on the radar for #SCGRICH!
Some decks we all see coming, and others seem to come out of nowhere. Need an aggressive project for #SCGRICH and Standard? Look no further than this deck that is a format upgrade away from being strong!
Open Series grinder Jim Davis chronicles his recent off-time preparing for his ongoing Players' Championship bid! See which Standard decks he's interested in watching at #SCGRICH, as well as his thoughts on the most unique success stories from Grand Prix New Jersey!
Glenn Jones is a theorist and brewer at heart. Read to discover his analysis of the non-Delver decks that beat the odds through smart building, as well as his thoughts on a well-positioned Standard staple that may belong at the top tables Sunday at #SCGRICH's Legacy Open!
Cedric Phillips sits down with Patrick "PSulli" Sullivan to chat about the results of #GPNJ, what needs to change to extend the reach of Magic coverage, and the great work of Tom Ross.
Sheldon takes a moment to appreciate not just someone else's Commander deck, but how much personality you can inject into your Commander creations if you set your mind to it!
Creatures with strong rates and hateful attitudes are making a comeback! See GerryT's latest find before the $5,000 Modern Premier IQ at #SCGRICH!
If you watched BBD VS CVM Live at Grand Prix New Jersey, you may have noticed some interesting metagame nuances that show a few weaknesses in the format's best decks! Join CVM as he looks back on the event and shares what you should know before you battle Legacy at #SCGRICH!
Ross Merriam, ever so humble, had tepid expectations for the big Legacy Grand Prix last weekend. In this hilariously self-deprecating report, Ross shows you the human side of a grinder and gives you some great advice for #SCGRICH.
The (great?) David McDarby is planeswalking into bold new realms these days, mostly in America. See the sights and the splendor as he explains why the Legacy metagame is just fine going into #SCGRICH!
Commander 2014 has opened up so many possibilities for Commander deckbuilding, and no card from the set has gotten as much heartfelt love as the one Sean McKeown dives into this week!
With Commander lists flying all over the place due to the incredible Commander 2014 set, we're due for some 100-card beatdowns! Justin and Stephen shuffle up their troops for some sweet sweet war!
Want to punish greedy mana at #SCGRICH? Not comfortable with U/W Heroic's lack of removal or Boss Sligh's inconsistency? Maybe GerryT can help you out with this sweet one...
Legacy has returned to a blue deck format--presuming it ever wasn't. Brian DeMars isn't having any of it! Check out his incredibly hateful deck that puts a sweet and oft-forgotten card to good use for #SCGRICH!
With lots of Legacy and Modern results coming in over the weekend, Mark Nestico is reflective on the pre-tournament talk of bannings. Read his thoughts on the matter and weigh in on what you think should be banned (and unbanned) in Modern and Legacy!
Black has a slew of aggressive 2/1s for one mana right now! This is a great time to try out being as aggro as possible, and Matt Higgs is all over this strategy! Check out his testing and theory before #SCGRICH's Standard Open!