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 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?
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...
Join a Pro Tour Champion and a Player of the Year as they debate everything surrounding Magic with Aether Revolt! Which perspectives do you most agree and disagree with? Who has earned your vote?
How messed up would Aether Revolt Standard have been without the triple bannings of Reflector Mage, Smuggler's Copter, and Emrakul, the Promised End? Ross Merriam and Brad Nelson bring you a Copter-on-Copter battle from the future that was, with Ross's W/B Aggro taking on Brad's Mardu Vehicles!
Brad Nelson is going full blown little kid on this set! He's head over heels for the drama of Aether Revolt, but that's not enough! The man must brew! He's got a few decklists, lots of card analysis, and plenty of predictions for the return of Magic's biggest villain!
Brad Nelson found his way into the Players' Championship again this year, but something felt very different. Through all his playtesting, his discussion with colleagues, and his own reflections, he now understands what's missing from Standard! And he wants to help fix it!
It's another Titans of Standard throwdown! Representing yesteryear, Todd Anderson has brought back Mono-Blue Devotion, while Brad Nelson wields the power of W/U Flash! Which of these tricky tempo decks will triumph in the test? There's only one way to find out!
What if Modern didn't have a banned list? Brad Nelson and Michael Majors have your hilarious holiday present as they explore that wild what-if world! Hypergenesis squares off with Affinity featuring artifact lands and Skullclamp! Delight in the degeneracy with us all week long!
Brad Nelson knows what it takes to win the Players' Championship! He also knows how hard it is to do! So what's he putting his competition on for each format? The #SCGPC previews roll on with Brad and his metagaming best guesses!
It's a clash of Modern powerhouses ahead of #SCGPC featuring two of the sixteen competitors! Will Todd Anderson pull off ridiculous plays with U/R Battle Rage, or will Brad Nelson and Bant Eldrazi prove that playing "fair" isn't dead in the format? Get ready for some fireworks!
It's a small creature showdown in Modern! Will Ross Merriam count to ten poison damage with Infect before Brad Nelson can count to twenty with Grixis Delver? Get insights into this crucial matchup ahead of Brad's appearance in the #SCGPC!
Do you think twenty life is just too much? Today's your day. Brad Nelson is rocking Death's Shadow in Modern, looking to end the game with his life total low and Todd Anderson's at zero! Todd, for his part, is wielding Grixis Control. Who'll win this Modern battle between two #SCGPC competitors?
Brad Nelson already has one Players' Championship under his belt, but that isn't enough for him! Today, he's talking about all of the formats for this extremely skill-testing event, as well as how much another win would mean to him!
Brad Nelson and a few of his friends had a really tough weekend going in. Brad began sharing his thoughts and anxieties before he knew the results of the big #SCGPC storm moved in, and he's opening up to you about the most frightening few days of his 2016.
The #SCGINVI is this weekend, but Brad Nelson has his sights set on the future of Modern! Why does he think opinion on the format is so polarized? Which card would he like to see come off the Banned List? And which card should get the axe in its place? The last answer will shock you...
With the #SCGINVI just a week away, the race is on to find the best Standard deck for that half of the event! In today's matchup, will Todd Anderson triumph with tried-and-true W/U Flash or will Brad Nelson claim the crown with the clever and innovative G/R Aetherworks deck?
Last week, Brad Nelson asked if he should just play B/G Delirium at #SCGKNOX. Then he won the main event. Now he has his answer! Join Brad as he teaches you to sideboard and understand the most important aspects of the deck's primary match up!
Who says there are only two good decks in Standard? Michael Majors and Brad Nelson put on an all-aggro extravaganza as R/B Aggro looks to light up W/R Vehicles! Watch and get ready for the #SCGINVI in Atlanta in just eleven days!
Brad Nelson is historically a Standard master, and he's spent weeks on this format to maintain that status! But he keeps running into roadblocks! Why is #SCGKNOX Standard so different? Brad shares his detailed findings and more here!