You know what they say: Week one is all about aggro! If everyone is taking their sweet time assembling combos, a Shock is a great way to get their attention in a hurry! Pro Tour Hall of Famer Patrick Chapin is here to help you bring the fire to SCG Columbus!
Sam is just going to say it: There are some Aether Revolt cards that players are sleeping on because they're not big and splashy rares. Reflector Mage snuck into Standard and was eventually banned for it! Make sure you know the full set before SCG Columbus Standard this weekend!
Some of the field at SCG Columbus will be all about going infinite with Saheeli Rai! Others are going to be focused on dodging the bullet all tournament long! Shaun McLaren has some great advice for players on both sides of the Cat Beast battle!
Chris VanMeter was off the tournament scene for a short while, returned, and won his first SCG Tour Open immediately last year! How did he do it? By putting some aggressive cards in his foes' faces on Week One! He's got red stacked to the rafters for SCG Columbus (and some dedicated planeswalker brews if that's your thing too!)
Michael Majors knows you need the Standard goods! Anyone who has access to the exclusive SCG Roanoke crew's brews has an edge, and Majors is giving up some of the most promising! No Emrakul. No Copter. Let's go to Ohio and have some fun!
Ross Merriam and his Roanoke squad of SCG all-stars are among the most prepared testers for SCG Columbus! So what kind of weapons does he think are on the table? He's got the lists and the reasons right here!
The clamoring can stop! Magic Finance guru Chas Andres is back with his guaranteed conclusion to Aether Revolt's futures! Which cards are busts? Which are profits just waiting to happen? Chas has never seen a set like this before!
It's a battle to break Aether Revolt Standard! Ross Merriam wants to put +1/+1 counters on creatures, while Brad Nelson wants Saheeli Rai to copy some Cat Beasts! Who'll win this clash of potential Standard decks? SCG Columbus is this weekend!
Pro Tour Hall of Famer Patrick Chapin is ready to crush this format! With SCG Columbus on everyone's radar for the first layer of the Pro Tour metagame, Patrick is going to spend all week long building every kind of deck you can possibly build with Aether Revolt! Which one are you sleeving up?
There are obvious combos that will shape the new Standard format, but Pro Tour Champ Ari Lax wants to find the synergies that aren't in plain sight! Join him as he looks for rogue decks and interesting interactions for SCG Columbus!
The downside to new play, new decks, new contenders when bans happen is that the value of cards take a serious hit! Not just that, but this announcement means a lot in terms of what Standard's philosophy will be going forward! Chas Andres explains just how huge this shift is!
SCG Columbus is less than a week away! Watch Todd Anderson and his U/R Control deck try to put Michael Majors and his U/W Statuary Ramp deck on lockdown and get inspiration for your next decklist as you explore the new Aether Revolt Standard!
Let the Mini-Master clashes continue! Ross Merriam and Jeremy Noell continue their week-long Aether Revolt duel!
Todd Stevens's new set countdowns are becoming a tradition! Always good for a debate, Todd ranks the cards you're most likely to see make an SCG Columbus impact!
Tezzeret the Schemer has been underappreciated since Felidar Guardian was revealed, and for Ross Merriam and this reader-submitted Standard control deck, that just won't do!
That's right: it's Commander VS! Our 100-card quartet returns for Season Six with a bulk-rare showdown. Who'll draw first blood, and who'll take the early lead?
New tournament rules and SeibenLore catches us up on Aether Revolt. This is Split Second!
Thirsty for more Mini-Masters VS with Magic's newest set? Who will take Round 2 in this clash of VS Series Superstars?
Looking for a throwback amid all the talk of Aether Revolt? Sam Black takes on the Legacy Cube for some Limited action in his latest MTGO video!
Great players have terminology most of us have never even heard of. What is a breakpoint? How can learning this concept win you Magic games at SCG Columbus? Jadine is happy to help with your Magic education!
The Aether Revolt Draft season is officially knocking on the door, and Ryan Saxe has some Prerelease packs to practice with! Make your picks here!
Join Cedric Phillips for some exciting announcements to changes to SCG Tour Points in 2017!
Have fun at your Prerelease? We sure did! And we're taking the fun to you with a brand new set edition of Mini-Masters VS! Which bombs are you hoping to see cracked open?
The brews for SCG Columbus have begun! Ross Merriam has enlisted your help with crushing the event, and we're off to a fantastic start with this deck!
Do you play aggro decks? Are you a dedicated control mage? Why do these distinctions matter? How much can they actually change week-to-week? Mrs. Mulligan has an excellent study on this questions here!
Whenever you dominate a Commander game, what is that you feel? What purposes do your Magic games serve in any format? Dear Azami raises some interesting questions before waving goodbye.
One color, no fuss! Watch Shaun McLaren take on the Mono-Blue Delver challenge in Modern with his latest Magic Online video! And yes, those are Gitaxian Probes! Judge!