With #PTOrigins and #SCGRegionals this weekend, the question on everyone's mind is "How do you beat Abzan Rally?" Our illustrious CEDitor represents the Patrick Sullivan wing of Magic by shuffling up the red cards to try and blow "the best deck" out of the water.
CVM and Todd Anderson both played Bant Heroes at #SCGRICH, and they met in the semifinals with the same build. Read all about it here, and give it a try before #SCGRegionals this weekend!
Todd Anderson and Chris VanMeter battle Standard today with the intent of figuring out how good the Five-Color Rally deck is under pressure, so they put it up against another key deck from #SCGCHI to see how it holds up against R/W Aggro!
This week Chris VanMeter looks at the top decks and final results of the new Standard format's Week One metagame by digging through an entire weekend's worth of stories and decklists out of #SCGCHI.
In today's Versus Video, BBD and CVM battle with a pair of exciting Week One decklists as they playtest for #SCGCHI this weekend. Check it out!
While CVM may not be making it to #SCGCHI, his G/R Dragons deck is updated for this weekend and ready to battle. He also shares his thoughts about the rules shift to be more lenient when penalizing unintentionally-drawn extra cards.
It's time to get testing Magic Origins Standard in today's Versus Video and put some of those new cards to work. Check it out as BBD and CVM crash two new archetypes into each other!
CVM is an early fan of the new Elves from Magic Origins, and he shares his initial thoughts on that archetype and how to build it after a week's worth of experience now that the full spoiler is out.
It's time for the Versus Series to get up to speed with Magic Origins, and today BBD and CVM take the new set's Tribal cards head-to-head in a battle of Elves Versus Goblins.
Chris VanMeter has really settled into a solid groove this season with G/R Dragons, but Magic Origins is about to shake things up drastically and he's got to figure out what comes next for him and his beloved Stormbreath Dragons.
This past weekend really shook up the Standard format, and for today's Versus Video BBD and CVM battle with two of that event's breakthrough decks, Bant Megamorph and G/B Dragons, to prepare for #SCGBALT this weekend!
Chris VanMeter went with G/R Devotion instead of G/R Dragons this past weekend, and as good as Devotion is, that is not a mistake he intends to make twice.
BBD and CVM prepare for this weekend's events by battling with two of Standard's more important archetypes, trying out Mardu Aggro to see if it can withstand the aggressive power of Abzan Aggro!
Chris ran back Amulet Bloom at Grand Prix Charlotte and reflects on both his changes and his results, then looks at metagame shifts in the Standard format for this weekend's events.
Grand Prix Charlotte is this weekend, and this battle between BBD and CVM is trying out both something old and something new in order to prepare for it!
Chris has wanted to make it to the Top Eight of an Invitational for so long now, and he got his wish - and a lot more! - this past weekend. But now he's got a Grand Prix to look forward to, and he updates his Amulet Bloom deck to take down Charlotte!
#SCGINVI's Standard portion promises to continue the established tradition of a great Standard format! BBD and CVM take one another on in preparation for tournament day!
CVM continues his work on mastering the art of Amulet Bloom in time for you to take down #SCGINVI and Grand Prix Charlotte in the coming weekends!
The time for chivalry is over! CVM and his old pal Jim Davis are ready to duel for the death on topics that surround #SCGINVI, Grand Prix Charlotte, and of course, that ridiculous foil Tarmogoyf!
BBD and CVM are bringing the Modern heat for #SCGINVI and Grand Prix Charlotte! The established Delver and the unpredictable Zur go at it in this week's Select Versus Video!