Modern usually works a little slower than this, but wow, is SCG Minneapolis going to mark changes. GerryT talks about the strange dynamics at the top of the format this week!
Gerry, Bryan, and Todd Anderson teamed for Grand Prix Toronto and learned lots along the way. Hear what The GAM Toddcast chose to play in each format, why, and what they would change.
Gerry has nine fresh Standard brews to comment on, but the main event? A new Modern deck that will kill you in a hurry! Watch out for it at SCG Minneapolis this weekend!
Don't want to shift to the R/B side of the fence? No problem. GerryT teaches you tune your build to beat the new deck to beat! Is there anything in Magic that Gerry can't make easier?
GerryT and Bryan talk the surprise success of R/B Aggro at Grand Prix Birmingham and the menace of Goblin Chainwhirler! Who has the biggest "I told you so" in the podcast's history? Listen in!
Want decklists? From Pauper to Standard, Modern to Legacy, GerryT delivers! Are hexproof Hazorets Standard's future? And how did Veteran Explorer win a Legacy Challenge?!
The Standard tech keeps coming as we march toward SCG CON! Gerry has all of it here, plus some Modern and Legacy hilarity to match!
Gerry and Bryan quickly check in on The Scarab God (yep, still unplayable) before taking a deep look into the most successful deck of the weekend: W/B Vehicles.
Humans. Slivers. Constructs? It was bound to happen. The machines have assembled into a Standard deck, and GerryT has constructed the road to wins in Constructed Magic!
GerryT gives his views on all the insane lists that have come out of Dominaria! This is your last shot to go rogue at the SCG Baltimore team showdown!
With Dominaria, white has completely supplanted black as Standard's midrange and control color of choice. Why? And why should it have happened sooner, according to Gerry and Brian?
Throughout the Dominaria preview season and into week one, no one is still sure what to make of the newest Mox! GerryT has made it a personal quest to solve the puzzle before SCG Baltimore!
The first MODO results are in for Dominaria! Gerry and Bryan go through the first wave of decklists one-by-one, talking about what they like as we get to SCG Baltimore!
GerryT reached the semifinals at GP Seattle with R/B Aggro, and he thinks the deck still has legs in post-Dominaria Standard! Check out his updates, his thoughts between Goblin Chainwhirler and the manabase, and his sideboarding guide!
Gerry Thompson's hitting the Magic Online results ahead of SCG Atlanta! And for this edition of GerryT's 10 Things, it's all Modern, all the time. From unusual takes on Burn to some downright scary Eldritch Evolution decks...including one Gerry says he'd play in a tournament in the dark, without any changes...there's a new surprise every 75 cards!
GerryT thinks Dominaria is one of the deepest sets in years! Today he shows the results of his experiments with two black sleeper cards. Could the overlooked Torgaar, Famine Incarnate break into Modern? And is Lich's Mastery anything but a brewer's trap?
The full Dominaria set has been previewed and Gerry and Bryan are both excited! They each break down their Top 10 picks from the set, but it easily could have been a Top 30.
As always, they both have some picks that will surprise you.
GerryT's unearthed some oddball goodies this week! And when we say "Unearth," that's one of the cards in one of the decks. Also, what happens when you start with Legacy Death and Taxes and add black...and then blue?
First, Gerry and Bryan discuss Grand Prix Seattle, Gerry's Top 4 finish with R/B Aggro, and whether this Standard format succeeded!
The real meat of the episode is about Modern, Grand Prix Hartford, and how Bryan doesn't know what to play. Should he default to playing Karn again?
Dominaria is so stuffed with high-profile cards that a few with major potential were bound to slip through the cracks! Gerry Thompson turns his brewer's eye to three underrated cards that could make waves in Standard!