Carsten Kotter got a big gift given back to him in Vintage! Read about his thoughts on Modern, Legacy, and (of course) Vintage; and see why he thinks the metagame is going to be spectacular for fun and competitive play this weekend at the big Legacy Open at #SCGIndy!
Carsten Kotter continues his insightful and helpful study into the philosophy of the Legacy format, what makes it important, and what it takes to keep it healthy.
Carsten Kotter was among the first to discover the insanity of Khans' blue delve spells. See what he thinks of the power of Fate Reforged and what its impact will be in older formats!
With recent shifts in Legacy's most important tournament presence and the continued talk of what should be banned, Eternal enthusiast Carsten Kotter takes a second to examine the philosophy and identity of the format.
Banned and Restricted talk is hotter than ever because of the Eternal Khans staples. Most want more bans, whereas Carsten not only wants fewer, he wants outright unbans! Read about Carsten's wild west mentality here!
Vintage as an FNM format? Sign up Carsten Kotter for that one! See the deck Carsten has been working on so that he can be prepared to play Vintage the way it was meant to be played!
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!