Michael Martin writes about his preparation for Grand Prix Richmond, namely his exploration of different builds of Twin. What deck are you going to play?
Get excited to play Standard at your next event by reading about what Michael thinks of the format with Born of the Gods so far!
See what cards from Born of the Gods Michael thinks haven't enough press along with his perspective on a few cards that have already been discussed.
Michael examines the results of the planeswalker power ranking survey from last week and starts brewing with Kiora in Modern for Grand Prix Richmond.
Michael ranks all 41 released planeswalkers and then shares his thoughts about Kiora, the Crashing Wave. Agree or disagree with him in the comments!
In this week's article, Michael is inspired by a reader's Possibility Storm brew to come up with his own list for Friday Night Magic. Check it out!
Looking for a fun Standard deck to play at your next Friday Night Magic? Then check out these outside-the-box lists that Michael thought up!
Get in the holiday spirit by reading Michael Martin's Magic-infused adaptation of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol.
This week Michael takes a break from the Golgari kick he's been on lately and looks at what we can do to get ahead of the latest trends in Standard.
Michael talks about his recent adventures with Golgari in Standard and why you might want to consider playing the guild's colors at #SCGOAK or #SCGCOL.
Michael Martin made it to the second day of a Grand Prix for the first time at #GPDC and tells you how it happened in this thoughtful tournament report.
Find out why Michael thinks the trifecta of Abrupt Decay, Hero's Downfall, and Thoughtseize is where you want to be at for Standard at #SCGVB and #SCGPROV.
This week Michael rants about Thoughtseize in Standard and gives you some ideas for how to fight against it at your next tournament.
Michael was in the first wave on Mono Blue Devotion, and now he's trying to see how far that Nightveil Specter will stretch - presenting Mono Dimir Devotion? Is that a thing you can do? Read on and find out!
Michael talks about three decks he's been working on in Standard. Get some ideas before SCG Open Series: Indianapolis featuring the Invitational this weekend!
Michael looks more deeply into exploring the power of Master of Waves, evolving his early builds from last week's article to put this powerful Mythic Rare to work!
Michael takes a devoted look at one- and two-color decks using a few possible breakout Theros cards!
This week Michael Martin takes a look at what we might be able to do with Nykthos in Standard. See if you should play with the Shrine to Nyx at #SCGCLE!
In light of recent events, Michael shares some life strategy advice with you that he feels you should really take to heart.
In this week's article, Michael shifts gears a bit and shares the experience of teaching his son how to play Magic for the first time with you.