How great of an edge do you get from deck familiarity? How much happier are you playing a strategy you love versus the one everyone says is best? Glenn Jones says deck selection isn't as confusing as you think. Read his advice before #SCGINVI!
Has anyone had more effect on Standard over the last month besides Tom Ross? GerryT investigates what could be yet another Tom Ross breakout deck piloted by LEGION273! Test it for #SCGINVI!
After asking readers for their feedback on how he should build a new beatdown deck, Sean returns with a focused Skullbriar brew that isn't your typical all-in Voltron deck dual-wielding Swords as fast as Zombily possible.
Looking for something different in Modern? Matt Higgs has been putting the reps in with a vaguely familiar archetype always lurking just off the radar! Read his great deck report here before the Modern IQ at #SCGINVI!
Brian DeMars couldn't resist: he had to play some Commander! Here, he throws together a Slivers deck with tons of sweet (but fair) combos. And best of all, it's quite affordable!
Josh Ravitz didn't want to play U/W/R at his latest PTQ, so what did he do? He played U/W/R! Find out what the difference was in this super exciting list before #SCGINVI!
Red mages have it too rough in Commander. What should they do about it? Go crazy, that's what! Here, Abe gives you another underrated fun commander that you can use to bring chaos to your next group game!
Anthony Lowry is getting hyped for #SCGINVI this weekend! Here, he shares his thoughts on both Standard and Legacy going into the event, then provides the lists he's considering!
Mono-Black Aggro, Mono-Red Aggro, Naya Aggro. These are all decks we've been seeing, but doesn't it seem like there is a naturally aggro color combination missing here? GerryT investigates to see if we may see something new at #SCGINVI...
With so much going on in Magic, Bennie Smith is behind on his new legendary creatures! Bennie fixes this by dishing out some amazing new Commander lists utilizing the new legends that have been waiting on his call!
One of the biggest pitfalls of unrealized potential in Magic is to judge cards too quickly. This week, Adrian Sullivan studies a few examples of why you should never dismiss a card with great potential!
You pretty much have to have Sphinx's Revelation if you're playing control, right? Apparently not. It may be late in the season, but that doesn't mean there aren't decks that can't surprise you by breaking the norms before #SCGDC!
A recent rules faux pas has some people talking about Magic's gray areas. Shaheen, a veteran of the game and a well-respected player, weighs in on the uncomfortable situation. Where is the line between using every advantage to win and flat out cheating?
The Beard Power brigade is back with another Standard clash! All five colors are on display today as these two Open Series mainstays test some new ideas for #SCGDC!
Jund Walkers has been an important archetype since the Pro Tour, but Gerard has some fresh ideas about how to do your best planeswalking! Check out his in-depth guide to the deck for #SCGDC!
Jim Davis is grinding for a berth in the Players' Championship. In this very honest self-evaluation, Jim tells you a lot of what he has done wrong in trying to get there.
The great Sheldon Menery, expert Judge and community advocate, explains some important things that certain members of our culture need to read, hear, and reflect on.
Phillip, the Miracle Man of European Magic, takes you through more crucial analysis for this very difficult to pilot Legacy deck! He's told you how to beat Delver, he's told you how to beat the mirror. Now find out how to beat everything else before #SCGDC!
Is there anything Sam Black and Brad Nelson like more than a Mardu deck with tons of disruption, burn, and value creatures? Likely not, which is why they would approve of this fresh Modern monster! Need something new for #SCGDC's IQ? Look no further!
Invitational Winner Tom "The Boss" Ross is known for his love of causing red rabbles and poisoning opponents. Here, he tells you about the different Infect sub-archetypes that you need to know about for #SCGDC!