How do you make a broken format even more broken? Ask Jim Davis. He's found success by taking the format's best deck a step further! Find out how to curveball the $5,000 Premier IQ at #SCGINVI!
There's a lot more to Magic success than endless playtesting and deck sketching. Jim Davis discusses the contagious nature of success and how you can use it to do your best at #SCGPORT and beyond!
Well, it's official. This Standard is so absurdly diverse and so many new decks spawn each week that no idea is too random to dodge consideration. Jim Davis, for one, is enjoying the freedom. He puts it to work this week before #SCGATL.
Open Series grinder Jim Davis chronicles his recent off-time preparing for his ongoing Players' Championship bid! See which Standard decks he's interested in watching at #SCGRICH, as well as his thoughts on the most unique success stories from Grand Prix New Jersey!
Jim Davis takes some refreshing R&R...&C. What's the C stand for? Cube, of course! See how Jim is taking it easy and resting from the grind by taking all the sweet new cards from Commander 2014 and Khans of Tarkir for a sweet spin in his cube!
It took a few weeks, but all is finally right with the world. Birds fly. Fish swim. Jim Davis plays U/W Control. Check out his latest list so you can control #SCGCOL!
Once a U/W diehard, Jim Davis has been throwing fire all over the place lately! Read his incredibly in-depth guide to effectively navigating the #SCGOAK and #GPNJ metagames with bolts and blazes!
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...