A lot of head's turned when Jhon Middlebrook's Dubious Challenge deck was seen at the front tables of SCG Charlotte! Pro Tour Champ Ari Lax can't help himself: He has to play some matches with this incredible brew! Will winning be easy? Or will it be...a dubious challenge!
That's Ari Lax's free advice for the Modern portion of Grand Prix Las Vegas! Now, if you want the details and decklists that could propel you to Day 2 or maybe even the Top 8, that's why you read his excellent (and hilarious) reasoning!
Behind every deck brought to the Pro Tour lies a wasteland of discarded ideas. Ari Lax gives the control archetype he tested for PT Amonkhet a postmortem and shows how the lessons he learned can translate to your game!
With SCG Charlotte featuring a Modern Open, where better to look for a deck than the last Open's winner? Ari Lax takes Brad Nelson's triumphant Grixis Death's Shadow deck to the Magic Online queues!
Ari Lax joins the Magic Online Commander phenomenon! He's gone bold and blue-tiful with Tasigur, the Golden Fang, and he's recorded three rounds for you to watch!
It only took a few days on Magic Online to turn Commander on its head! We've had mid-week bans, a deck rising to the top, and even more mayhem! Ari Lax has analysis (and lists) for you here!
Seeking a powerful Modern strategy for SCG Baltimore? Pro Tour Khans of Tarkir champion Ari Lax showcases the power of Living End in three rounds on Magic Online!
There's almost no wrong way to spin an Aetherworks Marvel! Pro Tour Champion Ari Lax spent lots of time with the archetypes and has developed a ton of info for those who want to win with or dodge the giant machine at SCG Louisville this weekend!
Pro Tour Champion Ari Lax checks the pulse of the Modern format! Things are radically different than they were a month ago, and your SCG Louisville Modern squad member needs to be ready for what the new format throws their way!
In today's Magic Online video, Ari Lax uses Emma Handy's latest Jeskai Control decklist to take on the Standard gauntlet ahead of the Grand Prix Richmond Pro Tour Qualifier!
Pro Tour testing brings out Magical love-hate relationships like no other! Ari Lax shares his experiences from trying out Amonkhet. What's it really like trying to work with Censor? Is Nissa, Steward of Elements any fun? And is he celebrating the return of Ishkanah, Grafwidow to the metagame?
Restore Balance was supposed to be a "fixed" Balance, but the only things Ari Lax wants to fix are his foes' little red wagons! Watch him rampage through Modern on Magic Online!
Between one-mana cycling creatures and As Foretold, Living End got some great potential upgrades with Amonkhet! Ari Lax rebuilds the Modern archetype from the manabase up for SCG Atlanta's Modern Classic and follows with advice for getting the most out of your lands in Limited ahead of GP Richmond!
In a Modern format where players can fall to rampaging Dragons or epic sequences of sorcery, "death by Faeries" is a particularly cruel end...one that Ari Lax is inflicting on Magic Online ahead of SCG Atlanta's Classic!
At this point everyone has their Amonkhet favorites, but few are able to give them their proper and hilarious due like Pro Tour Champion Ari Lax! See how your picks did in these very prestigious Magic card honors!
Ever wonder what cards top Magic players preorder for themselves? Pro Tour champion Ari Lax reveals the four Amonkhet cards he's preordered, from cards you might guess to a big surprise he believes in so much that he's getting a backup playset to lend!
U/W Control was a winning Team Modern archetype at GP San Antonio! Watch Ari Lax use the deck to put his Magic Online opponents on lockdown!
Pro Tour Champion Ari Lax wants to see about this rising star of an archetype! Sit back, relax, and join him for some good old fashioned Modern!
Who needs Delver of Secrets, anyway? Ari Lax takes Four-Color Control for a test drive on Magic Online ahead of SCG Worcester!
Can Burn win SCG Worcester? How good is Glorybringer? What do the cycling duals mean that people aren't considering? Pro Tour Champion Ari Lax cannot keep it to just new cards or old cards this week! What a time to be a mage!