Gifts Ungiven can be the most skill-testing card in Modern when it's not just finding Unburial Rites and a creature! Ross Merriam highlights an unusual but successful Sultai Trinket Gifts list ahead of SCG Louisville!
Weird rares are part of any Limited environment, and their value in Draft can range from "busted build-around" to "just plain bust." Get Ryan Saxe's take on several Ixalan oddballs!
What a difference a year makes! Infect used to be a Tier 1 Modern deck, but now it makes waves when it does well. Ross Merriam highlights an intriguing Sultai build ahead of SCG Louisville!
Five years ago, Delver of Secrets, Ponder, and Gitaxian Probe were all Standard-legal...and all part of a seriously messed-up Magic deck! Ross Merriam highlights a Modern Angel Delver list that calls back to that time!
Master Trinketeer may be a largely forgotten rare, but the Dwarf with the tiny hat has some big potential! Ross Merriam showcases an intriguing mono-white Standard deck ahead of GP Washington DC!
With The Scarab God making waves in Standard, it was inevitable someone would try it in Modern! Ross Merriam examines a successful Esper result that just might have Shaheen Soorani smiling!
Standard is changing week by week in paper and day by day on Magic Online! Will the Jeskai God-Pharaoh's Gift deck Ross Merriam highlights today peak at just the right time for Grand Prix Washington DC?
How we've missed you, Mantis Rider! Ross Merriam knew someone would bring you back! If you're a fan of Modern brews (or just large, fast insects-- we're not judging), Ross pilots the Lightning Bolt that keeps on giving!
Is it a midrange deck? A reanimator deck? Ross Merriam played with it and he's still not sure, but he knows this successful Standard list from Magic Online could make a splash at Grand Prix Washington DC!
Midrange decks may have suffered with the arrival of Grixis Death's shadow on the Modern scene, but Ross Merriam has found a list playing everything but red that might be the remedy!
At SCG Syracuse, a novel deck in the Top 8 of the Standard Classic caught Ross Merriam's attention! Four Abrades, 33 creatures, no mercy: is Naya Humans the key to SCG Richmond Standard Classic success?