Playing on a sponsored Magic team? Holding the trophy at the SCG Players' Championship? Streaming Magic into the wee hours of the morning? The logistics of being a pro have changed a lot since Magic's earliest days, but one thing hasn't: It could not be any more fun!
Last year's #SCGPC was taken by Jim Davis, and he's not interested in giving up the moment this year! Join the #SCGINVI semifinalist as he takes a look at the Standard format that just won't stay still, as well as take a look at some of Aether Revolt's most interesting previews!
A year ago, Players' Champion Jim Davis set off a storm of discussion on social media with his Top 8 Cards hashtag! Well, out with the good, in with the bad! Which cards from all of Magic's history would you get rid of if you could? Which spells make you roll your eyes every time they're cast?
SCG Players' Champion Jim Davis has cast Gideon and had Gideon cast against him. How do you overcome cards like this once they've got their presence established on the battlefield? Jim provides an excellent lesson in Magic momentum!
SCG Players' Champion Jim Davis has won a lot of games of Magic with Mantis Rider! He's porting over one of his favorite creatures into Modern, and he has the result last weekend to prove it! Want to Jeskai the room at the #SCGKNOX Modern Classic? Jim tells you how!
Jim Davis has already established what you have to do while playing from behind. But what if you're ahead and want to slam the door? The 2015 Players' Champion has the insights you need and the examples to illustrate them ahead of the #SCGCOL Open Weekend!
We have all felt helpless sitting across from an opponent that is way ahead in the game. It feels horrible and it feels hopeless. But a lot of great players find ways to win. How do they do it? Jim Davis talks about how to turn an unpleasant position into an unlikely win!
SCG Players' Champ Jim Davis has been battling a lot of Modern lately, and there's something important he would like to convey: It is hard to stay alive in this format. If you want to have a chance against the competition, heed Jim's words!
SCG Players' Champion Jim Davis has long been known as a U/W Control addict, but he's been required to go way outside that realm for a while. Well, friends, old-school Jim Davis is back! Check out the control deck he can't wait to see near the top of #SCGMKE's Standard Classic on Sunday!
Think you've seen it all in Standard? Think you know the metagame for the Pro Tour and #SCGRegionals? Wrong! SCG Players' Champion Jim Davis has new lists and plenty of pointers for wielding them to great effect!
SCG Players' Champion Jim Davis had a great weekend at #SCGINDY, but he wasn't close enough to the trophy to satisfy him. Jim talks about the best, the worst, and the sweet brew he regrets not playing! Join Jim for all of this and an important message to one of his closest friends.
Playtesting for #SCGINDY isn't just about the run for glory to SCG Players' Champion Jim Davis! He's also learning what the individual power levels are for all of the new toys we have in Kaladesh! Which cards are above par? Which ones are surprisingly weak? Some of Jim's discoveries are quite surprising!
SCG Players' Champion hates when people think he's a shill. He isn't. He's willing to tell you which cards he loves and which cards he thinks are permanently destined for the bulk bins! That said, he's sharing his exact preorder for Kaladesh so that you can see exactly what he believes in for #SCGINDY!