You pretty much have to have Sphinx's Revelation if you're playing control, right? Apparently not. It may be late in the season, but that doesn't mean there aren't decks that can't surprise you by breaking the norms before #SCGDC!
GerryT took to the WMCQ with a number of big names to try and grab a slot. Here, he shares what he learned about Standard in its current state and offers some underrated decks for #SCGDC!
Is there anything Sam Black and Brad Nelson like more than a Mardu deck with tons of disruption, burn, and value creatures? Likely not, which is why they would approve of this fresh Modern monster! Need something new for #SCGDC's IQ? Look no further!
G3RRYT finds a Modern favorite with a new paint job! Does this new spin bring the deck back to being competitive? Test this innovative build for the IQ at #SCGDC!
Standard is continuously looking for the next card that over-the-top strategies want. There has been a lot of speculation that Hornet Queen is the answer. Find out for yourself at #SCGDC!
GerryT shows us a glimpse of what could be an emerging archetype late in this Standard season! You have five days to test it before #SCGDC!
If there's one thing that can make a deck break out, it's a powerful mythic that everyone forgot about. This Standard isn't over yet! See GerryT's latest Daily Digest winner...
Young Pyromancer has had plenty of success around every format, but it's time he really got his Standard due. This winning Pyromancer brew may be just what the little guy needs to start burning up the format!
GerryT just found out he is eligible for WMCQ competition! While that is good for Gerry, it isn't as good for the rest of the field. Find out what he's considering for the event and what he thinks about Standard right now!
Artifact-based brews have been circulating the undercurrent of Standard since M15 hit shelves. One GP Day 2 deck may be hinting at the future of the format...
Not everyone that plays a great PT deck makes Top 8. What hidden rogue gems are buried in unfair obscurity? GerryT digs through the lists and finds a survivor with some Standard life left!
Sometimes GerryT finds an existing deck with a new twist. Sometimes he pays tribute to an underperforming archetype that finally broke through. And sometimes, he unearths a sweet mutated monster of a list like this one...
GerryT loves a list that differs from the norm. With control decks starting to make new waves thanks to Ivan Floch, Gerry finds one list in particular to be pretty interesting going into #SCGNY...
GerryT attended Pro Tour M15 as a spectator for once! This gave him insights into the metagame at large that many who played in the event may not have seen. Read about his observations and takeaways before #SCGNY!
GerryT ventures out into Vintage territory now and then. This time, he's come back with a list that reminds us of a simpler time, a time before the other four colors got good cards...
How long has it been since we've had a combo deck in Standard? The answer is too long! Check out today's Daily Digest and let's see if we can evolve this into an #SCGNY contender!
GerryT revisits one of the better visible plays in Pro Tour history. Yuuki Ichikawa has provided the world with a Jund Planeswalkers list that you had better watch for at #SCGNY!
Ever find yourself torn between playing a super-fast aggro deck and a slow and grindy control deck? GerryT has found a great compromise and it isn't a midrange deck! Can this take someone to the Top 8 at #SCGNY?
Join GerryT on Daily Digest for a Standard deck that never quite made it when Theros first came out! See how it's been updated for the current metagame and #SCGDAL!
Two-time Grand Prix Champion Gerry Thompson provides new insights in one of the most interesting and important theory articles in recent memory. This is a must-read for most of us still unknowingly living in Magic's past...