Jim Davis wound up with an unusual deck choice (for him), but it almost paid off in the form of a top 8! Read Jim's great look at one of the most budget-friendly decks in the format! #GPNJ and #SCGMINN are coming!
Jim Davis went to two different SCG States! See what control brews he tried for each and what he thinks about playing long game decks in Standard as we move toward #SCGWOR!
Magic isn't just a game of power--it's also about synergy. Going into the Pro Tour this weekend, there are a host of Standard couples too cute not to spotlight. Join Jim Davis as he visits the cards in Standard most likely to be spotted holding hands.
Monsters and one-drops didn't have the best showings at the first Open weekend, but that doesn't mean they aren't good! Jim takes these two able-bodied ideas and tweaks them for the metagame we now know! If you like giant beasts or little aggro soldiers, don't give up! Jim has your back!
The battlefield is pretty boring. Let's see what the graveyard has going on! Jim Davis has whipped up a monstrous brew starring Sidisi and her minions. See his list so you can bury the competition at #SCGNJ and #SCGINDY!
Jim Davis returns this week to shoot straight about a few more of the standout cards from Khan of Tarkir. What is being underrated? What is already overrated? How would you rank the Charms?
Let Jim Davis show you around Tarkir! Here, Jim goes into some of the cards he thinks are being undervalued. He also touches on a few cards that don't make his personal cut. Jim, the floor is yours!
Jim Davis, a dragonspeaker in his spare time, sees a card he can believe in! Join him as he analyzes the big angry poster child for Khans of Tarkir and examines the best way to scorch his opponents in upcoming Standard!
Jim Davis loves to talk controversial Magic changes. So what does he have to say about the outcry over Standard fixes? What's that? There's almost no outcry? Well, Jim will just have to fill the time with some exciting Khans of Tarkir talk!
Jim Davis is grinding for a berth in the Players' Championship. In this very honest self-evaluation, Jim tells you a lot of what he has done wrong in trying to get there.
We're halfway through August which means October is fast coming. In the Magic world, it means it's time to bid farewell. Join Jim as he mourns (and in some cases, celebrates) the Standard twilight of these staples.
Jim Davis put all the PTQ chatter to bed, but then new Magic drama popped up! Read about Jim's take, his inevitable (and justified) brags about the winning Pro Tour deck, and a brew you may have missed for #SCGNY!
Jim Davis sounds off on the newest big change in Organized Play. While Jim acknowledges the potential good, there are always a few negatives that might have been overlooked...
Jim Davis is still making it his mission to figure out how to break Military Intelligence! In this article, he incorporates some new Saito builds into his own ideas to try to come up with a good Military Intelligence deck before #SCGKC!
Jim Davis has read everyone's reports of cards they like, and he feels like everyone missed a few! Check out some of the M15 cards Jim is most excited about! Spoiler alert: some of them are blue...
Jim Davis takes us through an M15 critique! Keeping in mind the powerful titans of yesteryear, he gives us a comparable study of M15's mythic monster counterparts: the Soul cycle!
Jim has been drafting Vintage Masters like a fiend for the past two weeks, and he has a deep look at the format and some of its key archetypes that he thinks will help players who are looking to dive into drafting the busted packs.
Jim takes a look at some of the questionable hands he has kept over the last few tournaments, and considers how a free Timetwister (minus one) at the start of a game can be a very good thing!
Hot off of a Top Four at #SCGPROV, Jim had only a so-so showing for the #SCGINVI this past weekend. Read his thoughts on the format and what he'd play for #SCGVEGAS this weekend!
Last week, Jim Davis told you why he is Planar Cleansing's biggest fan! Then, he showed everyone why at #SCGPROV! Read about how he will continue to evolve his brilliant control brew for #SCGINVI!