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!
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!
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!
New tournament rules and SeibenLore catches us up on Aether Revolt. This is Split Second!
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!
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!
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?
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!
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?
It wouldn't be a Friday the 13th without a scary premonition! This time, it's Tom Ross with a solemn warning: even after the banning of Gitaxian Probe and Golgari Grave-Troll from Modern, Infect and Dredge remain powerful decks! Get updated lists from "The Boss" or ignore them at your peril!
With Aether Revolt coming soon, Bennie Smith checks out its themes for Commander and gives updates on Modern Necrotic Ooze and Standard Mono-Green Ramp!
With the triple banning in Standard, which cards gain the most in the upcoming Aether Revolt metagame? GerryT is throwing his lot in with Tezzeret the Schemer, and today he brings you Standard brews from Aggro to Midrange, Control to Combo, and a couple that are just plain hard to categorize! SCG Columbus, here we come!
Control partisan Shaheen Soorani no longer feels locked out of Standard! The triple banning has removed previously insurmountable obstacles to a true control deck, and he's ready to brew with Aether Revolt!
Remember the last time bans happened? Oh man! It's been a minute! Jim Davis isn't interested in just re-reading the same news over and over; he's already planning what it means for the SCG Columbus metagame next weekend!
It wouldn't be review season without a tribute to red! Adrian Sullivan checks out the red cards of Aether Revolt and gives his verdict on the Standard must-plays, the unplayable, and everything in between! Fair warning: one of his ratings just might "Shock" you...
The might-have-beens continue! While Todd Anderson's W/R Vehicles deck uses the now-banned-in-Standard Smuggler's Copter, Brad Nelson's U/B Control deck is banning-free and ready to roll! If it can keep up with W/R Vehicles with Smuggler's Copter, what could it do in the upcoming Aether Revolt metagame?
Ready for the Prerelease this weekend? Not until you've read Ask a Judge, you're not! Get the rulings you need to know from Paul Baranay and get to know his guest, Level Two Judge Jeff Higgins!
Enough about the trio of banned Standard cards; Brad Nelson's thinking about the ones Wizards of the Coast left behind! Check out the latest brews from one of the game's true masters, starting with a certain planeswalker and her remarkably friendly Cat Beast...
All of Ari Lax's thoughts on Aether Revolt Limited. All in one week. Covering every artifact, every creature, and every combat trick, this is your can't-miss guide to the Prerelease and beyond!
We didn't predict the Standard bannings last week, but luckily for us, neither Tom "The Boss" Ross nor Michael Majors played a single banned card! Check out their takes on W/B Humans and U/G Metalwork Colossus and watch the new-Standard carnage unfold!