Sometimes, things just need saying. When that happens, Mark Nestico comes out of retirement to say them. Trust us: fatherhood hasn't dulled his takedown skills! The thin-skinned need not apply!
Modern seems like a wide-open format where anyone can play anything and win. Ari Lax puts the emphasis on "seems" as he reveals the treacherous landscape hidden between the swirling fog of unpredictable Modern results!
Things are getting a little goofy on VS! Todd Stevens just wants to cast Doubling Season and planeswalkers, while Ross Merriam is on a mission to mill out his foe! Which strategy will reign supreme?
Two SCG Premium authors, five numbers to ponder, and one big event: it's Over/Under, SCG Season Two Invitational-style. Will Temur Energy crack the 50% mark by Day 2? Will Tarmogoyf and Lightning Bolt get shut out in Modern? And just how high could Todd Stevens's numbers go?
Dylan Donegan added another trophy to his shelf at SCG Baltimore! Today he talks the Modern deck he used, Grixis Death's Shadow, and provides a last-minute sideboarding guide for #SCGINVI participants!
Bedlam Reveler might be the most fiendish puzzle Modern players have yet to crack! We don't even know what to call this deck, but we're willing to watch Pro Tour Champion Ari Lax take it on just as the Season Two Invitational gets underway!
We've rescued this one from the Thanksgiving archive! Thanks to the Magic of our Magic Directors, we can check out Todd Stevens and Ross Merriam battling Modern just in time to celebrate the Season Two Invitational! Good luck, everyone!
It's a double feature of Modern VS! Will Brad Nelson win with Blue Moon more often than the deck's namesake implies, or will Ross Merriam and B/R Hollow One hoard the victories? Anyone piloting either of these at the Season Two Invitational?
Todd Anderson is laying his (Magic) cards on the table! If you want his unvarnished opinion on what to play in the Standard and Modern portions of the SCG Season Two Invitational, it's just a click away!
Collins Mullen has emerged as one of Magic's most fearless deckbuilders and thinkers. Today, he shares his five most crucial things to know heading into the SCG Season Two Invitational!
Don't adjust your screen: it's a new Sam Black article for the second day in a row! Today he talks about the Modern deck spoken of in hushed whispers at best and tones of disgust at worst: Lantern Control! Will you face this menace at the SCG Season Two Invitational...or play it yourself?
Pete Ingram concludes his grand survey of the Modern metagame! What's your deck choice for the SCG Season Two Invitational?
Sometimes Modern is a joyful wonderland of archetype variety. Then you face one of these decks and all the fun skedaddles to the North Pole. Shaun McLaren shares his picks for the eight most frustrating archetypes in the format. Will you face them at the SCG Season Two Invitational...or choose one for your own use?
Leyline of the Void meets several Gideons in your new favorite Modern deck ahead of the SCG Season Two Invitational!
Jadine Klomparens knows the password to the Junderground, and she's ready to tell you today! She won't just hand it out, though. First, some required reading...
"Maximize your mana use each turn" is practically a motto for tournament Magic deckbuilding and competition. But sometimes you're just helping your opponent's plan by doing so! What then? Sam Black shows how the best play sometimes is no play at all!
Break out the cheesy 1980s synthesizer riffs, because it's the final countdown to the SCG Season Two Invitational! Brennan DeCandio gives his last thoughts before he takes his swing at the $20,000 top prize!
At the previous Invitational, Brian Coval took aim at two narrow metagames in Standard and Modern and hit his mark in both. Ross Merriam shows the steps needed to replicate his success at the SCG Season Two Invitational!
What happens when Chris Lansdell mixes blue and then red with traditional green Elves decks? A whole lot of fun! Join him on this Modern brewing journey!
The critical Modern matchups continue on VS! Will Todd Stevens and U/W Control lock down the win, or will Brad Nelson and the patient power of G/B Tron prove irrepressible? The SCG Season Two Invitational awaits!