U/R Control has seen some success in Amonkhet Standard, but why stop there? Ross Merriam highlights a successful Magic Online list adding black ahead of the SCG Baltimore Standard Classic!
White has solidified itself as the best color in Amonkhet Draft. Today, Ryan Saxe explores the question of whether it's right to take a white common to start a draft! In this pack, is it worth the risk?
Ryan Saxe has been a cheerleader for aggro in Amonkhet Draft, but a few too many people have picked up on his enthusiasm! Today he offers a swerve...or does he, when Honored Crop-Captain is in his first pack?
Manabases don't get much simpler than "18 Mountain," particularly in Modern! Ross Merriam highlights a Mono-Red Aggro deck from an SCG IQ semifinalist! Is this the future of Burn archetypes? Which will you take to SCG Baltimore?
Glorybringer has failed us all thus far, but that's no reason to stop doming people! Ross Merriam e-sleeves up a deck that could rampage over SCG Louisville this weekend!
The Pro Tour was next level. Now, it's the base level. So let's start looking for the next level for the Standard players at SCG Louisville! Hint: It just might start here!
5-0. Please. Please. Let this deck be for real. Please let it win the Pro Tour. We promise to forgive everything that happened with Felidar Guardian if this wins the Pro Tour. We promise.
Hybrid decks with two of the strongest strategies in a given format always seem to come about, but rarely are they this sweet! Ross Merriam fires up Magic Online to take this one for an SCG Louisville test drive!
In the aftermath of SCG Atlanta, Ross Merriam has found some aftermath cards that, after some careful math, he has decided are quite good. Today he plays a round with this new creation on tape!
Ross Merriam found an unfairly overlooked Sultai Delirium list in last week's Standard Open Top 64! As Ross found out, Samuel Braatz didn't just throw counterspells in B/G Delirium and call it a day...
Choices, choices! Is Bounty of the Luxa the right card to start a draft? And when three great white Zombies show up in a row, is it the right time to commit with In Oketra's Name? Practice for your Grand Prix Richmond weekend with Ryan Saxe!
Does that Delver deck really need three colors? Ross Merriam found a Top 16 list from a Magic Online PTQ that points to a simpler, two-color direction that takes advantage of creature-lands!
Last week's Amonkhet Draft picks proved controversial! Ryan Saxe shares his finding since then and serves up two more perplexing packs ahead of GP Richmond this weekend!
Kiki Chord decks have been around a while in Modern, but have you ever seen one with a defender theme? Axebane Guardian, Carven Caryatid, Wall of Roots, Wall of Omens...today's deck is going Wall-out to keep its mana accelerants and their caster safe!
Pure control isn't dead! Ross Merriam highlights a successful Modern list of U/B Control ahead of the Classic at SCG Atlanta and returns to the scene of its triumph: Magic Online!
Ryan Saxe is having a blast with Amonkhet Limited! This draft, however, isn't going so well. What's the right pick to salvage a sticky situation? Get ready for GP Richmond next weekend!
Splinter Twin decks are dead in Modern, but the dream lives on! Ross Merriam highlights a Temur version with Kiki-Jiki, Mirror Breaker that went 5-0 in a competitive League ahead of SCG Atlanta's Modern Classic!
With Amonkhet prize packs in hand, Ryan Saxe is ready to start the Trial of Draft! What's his first pick from an intriguingly loaded starting pack, and how will he follow it up?
When Kaladesh was revealed as an artifact block, thoughts turned to Affinity in Modern. Ross Merriam highlights an Invitational Qualifier Top 8 list using a full ten cards from Kaladesh block and plays it on Magic Online ahead of SCG Atlanta's Modern Classic!
Ross Merriam has a Magical crush on Smallpox in Modern, so when this deck went 5-0 in a Competitive Modern League, he couldn't help himself. Warning for SCG Atlanta attendees: may contain Gideon, Ally of Zendikar.