Adrian Sullivan isn't in the dark on the upcoming Pro Tour results! Why? Because we have tons of data from Magic Online already! See what you can expect at the big event and beyond at SCG Louisville for Standard!
SCG Atlanta established the starting metagame for Amonkhet Standard. Now it's time for the control decks to rise! Adrian Sullivan examines the top results from the Open and Classic and identifies the most relevant questions for control deckbuilders to ask themselves!
With his Red Review in the books, Adrian Sullivan branched out a bit into black! Today he showcases several decks featuring both colors, from B/R Control with few win conditions to R/B Aggro with madness themes! Get ready for SCG Atlanta!
A new set means a new installment of the Sullivan tradition: a Red Review! Aether Revolt had slim pickings for the dedicated red mage. Will Amonkhet, a plane set beneath two Sweltering Suns, make up for Aether Revolt and then some? If you're going red for SCG Atlanta, this is a must-read!
The Gods played a big role when they were first introduced as a creature type in Theros block, and it's a pretty safe bet they're coming to a battlefield near you! So how would you rank Amonkhet's most indestructible entities? Adrian Sullivan has his breakdown for you here!
Control decks have had a rough time of it lately, but Adrian Sullivan sees hope on the horizon! Will Essence Scatter and other Amonkhet cards get control mages back to doing what they love best? He puts all five colors under the microscope to find out which can best get the job done!
Amonkhet Standard will be something we haven't seen in a while: seven sets big! Adrian Sullivan has your reminder of what came before and how this larger Standard card pool will affect the way you build and play!
Dynavolt Tower acts as a shining beacon for would-be control players in Standard! Adrian Sullivan has your comprehensive guide to the two main versions, U/R and Temur, as well as his latest build and tips to make the deck your own!
What did we learn from SCG Indianapolis besides "Death's Shadow is good"? Adrian Sullivan takes a deep dive into the Open's data, showing which decks underperformed and which have the potential to beat the field at SCG Dallas this weekend!
Ensnaring Bridge is one of the most powerful effects in Modern, shutting down all but a handful of decks. Adrian Sullivan, devotee of Lantern of Insight, turns his eyes to a different Ensnaring Bridge deck and gives it his singular spin ahead of SCG Dallas!
Adrian Sullivan went to Grand Prix Vancouver on a mission to crush souls and take names! He compares and contrasts his build of Lantern Control in Modern with the winning Grand Prix Brisbane list and breaks down the options to tailor the deck! Let him illuminate the way ahead of SCG Indianapolis!
We got tons of results from SCG Regionals that will play a huge role in both SCG Baltimore and Grand Prix Vancouver! So which decks performed well and why? Adrian Sullivan has a few favorites you should definitely be aware of!
These men live to debate! And there's plenty to quibble over this week as we waffle between the waiting jaws of Modern and the gassed up Standard that just won't slow down! Two veterans. Five topics. One winner. Decide at once!
Aether Revolt has Adrian Sullivan excited for Modern again! Today he presents three brews for your SCG Regionals consideration. Spoiler alert: I hope you like casting Fatal Push!
Data mining isn't good enough when Saheeli's Pet is everywhere! Adrian takes a look at the numbers that will predict SCG Richmond Standard!
Magic veteran Adrian Sullivan has seen Reflector Mage before! In this excellent piece for deckbuilders and SCG Columbus hopefuls everywhere, he talks about the unprecedented nature of this card, though it has appeared in many forms in Magic's history!
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...
There's a lot of value to be had at Prereleases if you know what to look out for! How many of you are already planning on getting your hands on Aether Revolt early?
Adrian Sullivan reviews his Magic events of 2016 and draws lessons from the highs and lows to help you with your game in the New Year!
Sure, you could wait for Aether Revolt to change the metagame, but what about Players' Champion Joe Lossett crushing with an Energy-based deck? Adrian excitedly studies a new dimension in Standard!