Analysis and innovation takes a backseat to pure raw honesty this week. Carsten Kotter loves a lot of cards in Legacy. Others...not so much. Enjoy Carsten's take on some of the best and worst experiences an Eternal player can have!
There are few writers in the world right now with more know-how about the evolving state of Eternal formats than Carsten Kotter. When he says there are ten cards you should be playing at the #SCGINVI, do your best to listen up!
If you're tired of Treasure Cruise and Brainstorm, look no further! Join Carsten as he examines the hard workers who brewed instead of complaining! Take one of these incredible decks to #SCCGPORT this weekend!
Ever the expert on precedent, Carsten Kotter sees a lot of an old powerhouse in current Legacy top tier strategies. Is there an unbeatable deck out there waiting to be found 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!
Who said Magic was an easy game? If you still think so, try looking into the mind of a Storm expert as he takes two real life Magic moments on camera and turns them into wonderful food for thought heading into Grand Prix New Jersey!
Vintage expert Carsten Kotter finally revisits his favorite format by looking at the top 8 of the recent Vintage Championship! How do you attack the clear frontrunners? Find out here!
Nobody was faster to understand the power of Treasure Cruise in Eternal formats than Carsten Kotter. Today, he tells you why we've gone from skeptical to sensationalist on the card and how it's good for the format going into #SCGOAK and #GPNJ!
Carsten Kotter celebrating the blue delve spells from Khans wasn't just lip service. He had it right from the get go, and now he has a deck that makes maximum use of Dig Through Time and Treasure Cruise! With #SCGMINN's Legacy Open turning to a delve arms race, will you get there first?
Carsten Kotter knows Magic theory looking at itself only goes so far. Here, he pays tribute to other games that have Magic fundamentals to teach us, and he applies these theories to common Eternal format decks! Check out his work before #SCGWOR!
Carsten Kotter takes a break from Legacy to talk about a Standard card he can't take his eyes off of! See him try to break through with a build for this card, and help him polish it to a fine competitive finish!
Carsten Kotter told you so. Now that Treasure Cruise's power has been proven in its very first outing, find out what's next for the little blue common that could!
Carsten Kotter is typically an Eternal format lover, but when he sees some of the Standard and Modern cards everyone is sleeping on, he can't resist the urge to innovate! See his ideas before you head off to #SCGNJ or #SCGINDY this weekend!
It's always exciting to explore old formats with new cards, but sometimes, it can be a scary proposition. Check out some of the Khans testing done by Legacy expert Carsten Kotter, and you'll see exactly what we mean!
Many players feel unlucky when they lose, not realizing that they actually lost the game before the first turn. In this crucial combo theory piece, Carsten Kotter tells all you unfair deck players how to be fair to yourselves when choosing whether or not to mulligan! This is a must-read before #SCGATL!
Whether you're a newcomer to competitive Magic or a seasoned veteran, Carsten has put together a great guide for you! Here, deckbuilding theory sits in one convenient place. What is aggro? What is control? What is combo? Carsten defines it all!
Remember Zoo? How about the glory days of Maverick? Legacy Affinity, anyone? Here, Carsten gives a great explanation for the multi-faceted death of these strategies. A little Legacy theory would do you good before #SCGINVI!
Carsten Kotter brings the first season of his community-driven series to a close. Find out how the deck turned out and what Carsten thinks must be done for it to prove itself at an event like #SCGDC!
It's time to pay tribute to the brewers of the world! In this fresh Legacy look, Carsten shows you a few decks that, given the right time and the right mind, could show up to play spoiler at The Invitational at #SCGNJ in a few weeks!
Too many players avoid playing Storm because of how difficult it can be to pilot. Carsten is here to help! Learn the crucial science of sideboarding with the deck to give you an advantage at #SCGNY!