Ever wonder why a Commander card was banned in the first place? We're lucky to have open access to Rule Committee ambassador Sheldon Menery! Here, he tells us what went on behind the scenes for each of Commander's exiles.
Andrew Boswell has been a breakout player on the Open Series in 2014. Learn more about the ceramic artist balancing work and Magic as he hunts for a berth to the StarCityGames.com Players’ Championship.
Well, it's official. This Standard is so absurdly diverse and so many new decks spawn each week that no idea is too random to dodge consideration. Jim Davis, for one, is enjoying the freedom. He puts it to work this week before #SCGATL.
It took a little time, but Glenn Jones is finally ready to settle down and tie the knot with a Standard deck! A rampant theorist and playtester, see what Glenn recommends for #SCGATL!
There's no limit to the ways one can Jeskai a place up. If you want a new and interesting way to do just that at #SCGATL's $5,000 Modern Premier IQ, GerryT humbly makes a Daily Digest suggestion...
JDB has a big trip to the Invitational coming up, but that doesn't mean he's going to take the week off from culturing you in a handful of magical Magic topics! Join JDB for an eclectic potpourri of Magic miscellany (and a hilarious Commander list too!).
This amazing Standard format continues to reward innovation. Thinking critically about the game is a much better strategy than imitating previous success blindly. Just ask Aaron Barich. The Open Series semifinalist has some important words for you about fear before #SCGATL.
Cedric Phillips sits down with Patrick "PSulli" Sullivan to chat about the results of #SCGRICH, the changes to Organized Play for the Open Series, and why everyone just needs to relax.
Tom Ross brought us most of the Heroic way, but maybe it's time to branch off a bit for #SCGATL. GerryT has located a great new option if you're in the mood to be a different kind of hero!
Michael Majors attended both SCG Richmond and Grand Prix New Jersey! His knowledge of both formats is widely honed, and he'd like to share his Standard and Legacy weapons with you before #SCGATL!
How great are transformational decks? Good enough for GerryT to endorse! See this new undefeated list that takes a page from the old Brad Nelson playbook! Keep your foes on their toes at #SCGATL!
Jess Stirba and her readers long for a day off; that special day where you can forget about finding foil Mana Reflections and hating out the local player who kills on turn 1 with Hermit Druid. That's right. It's time to leave your Commander cares behind you. It's time to go fishing.
Mark Nestico is dying to talk about the exciting new Open Series changes! See what he thinks of the newest craziest decks in Standard before #SCGGATL and what he thinks the future holds for competitive Magic!
Matt Higgs, ever the brewer, is developing some new ideas for #SCGATL! Help him find his footing as he shares the improving results he's received in trying to master the ways of a new Standard deck!
Brian DeMars has been messing with Jeskai Ascendancy in Modern and winning overwhelmingly. This led him to do some Brainstorming on the ill-balanced color pie in older formats. Have we become so complacent with certain cards that we can't see how much better things would be without them?
With the huge new changes to the Open Series coming, Anthony Lowry talks about what it means for the competitive grinders and their strategic edge! He also previews his evolving deck choices for #SCGATL this weekend!
There may be some other powerful clans running around in Standard, but none of them have proven more flexible than The Jeskai Way. See the latest Jeskai has to offer before #SCGATL!
You never forget your first! Okay, sometimes you do, because Abe's very first commander is feeling a little left out. Join Abe as he takes his original Commander deck through some updates! Chime in and let him know what other choices would be great for everyone's favorite Mardu dragon!
In the excitement of Grand Prix New Jersey last weekend, the results of the ever shifting Standard metagame were almost completely missed. Kent Ketter catches you up so you aren't caught unprepared for #SCGATL!
Eternal expert Carsten Kotter foresaw the coming of Treasure Cruise before pretty much anybody, so now that the biggest Legacy event of the year is over, where does that leave the format? Carsten talks about the format at length before #SCGATL!