Faeries without Bitterblossom?! Ross Merriam is intrigued by a Magic Online list that trades black for red. Can Lightning Bolt make Faeries a contender for SCG Dallas?
Bloodbraid Elf into Mantis Rider? Yikes that's a lot of damage! Ross Merriam is willing to deal it in the latest Daily Digest! Which deck are you riding into SCG Dallas this weekend?
Through the Breach costs five mana! Surely we can do better than that in Modern! Ross Merriam finds an undefeated list that takes one of Mirage's most enduring rares and puts it to perfect use for SCG Worcester's Modern Classic!
Tribal decks didn't manage to make it? Ha! Nobody bothered to tell Jack Kiefer, who continues to be a rising force in the game! What has he cooked up this time?
All it takes is a lot of oppressive cards getting banned before the real mechanics of Standard start showing up! Ross Merriam travels the dunes of the format to bring you the best thing to desert it up since Siege Rhino!
New idea: You can just put Jace into...whatever! What if you got to Brainstorm two or three times in a row? What if you got to do everything more times in a row? Boy, this format is about to get wild...
Get the lowdown on one of the archetypes creeping up in the rankings in Rivals of Ixalan Limited! Ryan Saxe takes a minute to explain why this archetype is great (but can also be a trap!)
There's more than one way to abuse the most powered up wings in Standard! Give them a flock to fly with! Ross Merriam tries out a deck he's sure has some Favorable matchups!
Ryan Saxe sees way too many Rivals of Ixalan drafters getting into tribal trouble! Today's Drafting Digest covers the perils of first-picking a tribal lord and the tough decisions posed by tribal synergy versus premium cards!
The most prestigious rogue group in Standard continues to exist after all the bans! The puppet masters never stray from their mastery over one of Standard's most constantly fascinating strategies! Here's the latest version!
Here's one we haven't seen yet! Ross Merriam gives the rogues headed for SCG Indy's Standard Classic something to talk about! Can this deck make it in the big leagues?
It's hard not to love (hate?) the little Chupacabra that could, but things aren't so cut and dry in Ixalan Limited! So let Ryan Saxe guide you to glory!
Don't just jam all the Dinosaurs you can find into a deck! Show some finesse! Ross Merriam shows a decklist that has done just that for this weekend's SCG Indy Standard Classic!
Ryan Saxe thinks players are overdrafting blue in Rivals of Ixalan Limited, so it's switch-up time! Watch him navigate a pair of picks where it seems everyone else will be lining up for Islands at the land station!
As befits a deck archetype called "Aristocrats," this Abzan build is downright filthy! Ross Merriam shares what happens when Satyr Wayfinder meets Viscera Seer and Return to the Ranks ahead of SCG Indianapolis!
Christmas is a few weeks past, but today's list is almost festive! It's red and green and even has Karplusan Forests, but those aren't ornaments on the tree...they're Eldrazi! Ross Merriam has the notes you need.
Sometimes we debate traps or bombs, but one thing that comes up all the time in Draft that we don't talk about often enough is the perfect number of a copy of a card! Not all cards need the same quantities! Ryan explains here!
Mr. Merriam has done the labor of scouring the hidden layer beneath the very tip top of the Pro Tour lists to bring you the rogue brews beneath! And holy cow is this a rogue brew! Talk about thinking outside the box!
Pro Tour Rivals of Ixalan revealed what many pros think of the Draft format! Ryan Saxe explores the implications for your local events before offering two intriguing picks!
Pascal Vieren made the semifinals of Pro Tour Rivals of Ixalan with a U/R Pyromancer deck! Ross Merriam takes a moment to appreciate its simple beauty and ask the question: is this the true home for the Snapcaster Mage / Lightning Bolt shell?