We have seen Gurmag Angler break out in both Modern and Legacy at this point, but does it have a home in Standard? Jim Davis believes so, and he has a potent Sultai deck to prove it!
As Jim Davis prepares for the Season Three Invitational, he looks back at some of Standard's top decks from just a few months ago to see if they might be positioned to reclaim some of their former glory this weekend.
With the Season Three Invitational soon to be upon us, Jim Davis takes a look at the Legacy deck he's been brewing up over the past few months in search of the perfect weapon for that event.
With a week off from major competitions, it's time for Jim Davis to update his Cube with Magic Origins cards and jam his heart out in the most fun format of all!
How quickly just a week changes things. Jim Davis came to #SCGRegionals expecting a continuation of the #SCGRICH metagame only to find a new breed of aggressive decks stormed out of #PTOrigins to completely re-define the Standard format!
Hangarback Walker and Thopter Spy Network proved themselves to be quite strong in Jeff Hoogland's U/W Thopter Control deck at #SCGCHI - and Jim Davis learned that lesson quite well for #SCGRICH and shares it here. Check his deck out and give it a try for #SCGRegionals this weekend!
After failing to innovate for #SCGCHI last weekend, Jim Davis looks at some of the most interesting decks from that event as he prepares for #SCGRICH.
Jim Davis has been wandering all over Magic Origins for his deck for #SCGCHI this weekend, and he keeps coming back to the interesting play space opened up by Helm of the Gods. Check it out!
Magic Origins is full of intriguing cards that flesh out both the major and the minor themes of the last few years of expansions, and Jim explores how it seems to have just a little bit of something for everyone.
If Brian Kibler is the Dragonmaster, then Jim Davis is the Goblinmaster. If anyone is inclined to have the right idea about what Goblin Piledriver's impending reprint in Magic Origins means for Standard, it'd be Jim.
Jim looks back on the Season Two Invitational to explore just how complicated the Standard metagame is right now, and where Modern stands in its current iteration.