Standard's been on a downswing for a bit while Modern seems triumphant. But when these old frenemies meet in a nameless void to settle old scores, they discover numerous things they have in common. And whatever you do, don't reveal the twist at the end!
Sometimes, things just need saying. When that happens, Mark Nestico comes out of retirement to say them. Trust us: fatherhood hasn't dulled his takedown skills! The thin-skinned need not apply!
Sometimes Modern is a joyful wonderland of archetype variety. Then you face one of these decks and all the fun skedaddles to the North Pole. Shaun McLaren shares his picks for the eight most frustrating archetypes in the format. Will you face them at the SCG Season Two Invitational...or choose one for your own use?
Last time out, Shaun McLaren picked his Top 8 hottest decks in Modern. This week? Not so much! But there's plenty of fun to be had in his countdown of the format's most intriguing jank...and maybe even a competitive list or two!
Enjoy more swiping and snarking as Emma Handy and Shaun McLaren browse eight of Ixalan's hottest singles!
So you think Ixalan will make Standard even better? Oh, you sweet summer child! Shaun McLaren has seen this show before, and spoiler alert: you'll laugh because it hurts!
You've just landed on Ixalan, and you're in luck! There are singles in your area. But who's worth your time? As Ari Lax and Cedric Phillips size up notable cards, you'll learn which to ditch and which to take on your date with destiny at SCG Dallas!