As Modern prepares to take center stage at SCG Charlotte, Emma Handy tackles the format's Banned List, its shortcomings, and what can be done ahead of Modern's return to the Pro Tour!
Emma Handy looks beyond the Top 8 of last weekend's Open for the hot new Standard decks currently flying under the radar!
Enjoy more swiping and snarking as Emma Handy and Shaun McLaren browse eight of Ixalan's hottest singles!
Only a few people outside Wizards of the Coast can say they've played with Ixalan already, and Emma Handy is one of them! Get her thoughts on the Sealed format before this weekend's Prerelease!
When Modern gets too silly, G/W Hexproof is right there to put the format in check! Watch Emma Handy get her Aura on with a Magic Online session ahead of the SCG Dallas Modern Classic!
Emma Handy's mind is on Ixalan, yet far from the shores of Standard! What will see play in Modern and Legacy? What's overrated? And when is a strictly worse version of a card still worth playing?
Emma Handy continues her Modern video series with Elves! Whether she's running over foes with little green creatures or comboing off in style, she wants you to be ready for SCG Louisville!
At the SCG Louisville Modern Open, U/R Gifts Storm is one of the top contenders to walk away with the trophy! Emma Handy has your comprehensive guide to comboing off with Grapeshot!
Emma Handy's made her name in part as a streamer, and now she's joining the SCG video rotation! Watch her Gifts Storm her way through three rounds of Modern on Magic Online ahead of SCG Louisville!
What makes a deck work? Emma Handy breaks down the concept of cohesive deckbuilding, the differences between "good stuff" decks and synergy-driven machines, and much more!
Storm's resurgence in Modern isn't lost on Emma Handy! She's taken a liking to the deck and wants to teach you how to pilot it! Join her as she talks dead cards, all-stars, and sideboarding with Modern's newest old archetype!
Emma Handy, fresh off her Standard Classic Top 4 at SCG Syracuse, serves up several mini-articles designed to get you thinking about crucial Magic strategy and fundamentals ahead of SCG Richmond!
At SCG Syracuse, if you want to win the Modern Open, you'll have to beat Death's Shadow at some point. Emma Handy breaks down the deck and its sideboard options here! Know. Your. Enemy!
You had questions, and Emma has answers! In this free-ranging article, nothing is off-limits: not the future of the banned list, not techniques for fighting off impostor syndrome...not even yogurt.
Join Emma Handy for a journey into SCG Cincinnati Standard! How does an SCG Tour grinder prepare for a brand new format? She explains her process here!
Magic is meant to be fun for you and all who play. To maximize that fun, Emma Handy expounds on an Ancient Greek saying: "Gnothi seauton." Know thyself!
Emma Handy doesn't pay attention to new set previews? What?! Turns out, there's a method to her madness, and she explains why her strategy for evaluation will guide her to SCG Cincinnati glory!
By the time the weekend is over, someone's decks will be heralded as brilliant calls. But what about the ones that didn't make it? Emma Handy reveals all the decks she's tried out for the SCG Season One Invitational!
Emma Handy is forever exhorting readers to playtest, playtest, playtest! But all that playtesting won't do any good if you're not doing it well. Get her secrets to proper playtesting ahead of the SCG Season One Invitational!
While some Magic advice is timeless, many of the game's most treasured proverbs are getting stale. Emma Handy takes on three persistent yet pernicious adages, breaking down exactly where they fall apart, and shares the key to testing them on your own!