Pro Tour Hall of Famer Patrick Chapin is all over Rivals of Ixalan! The two big projects at the moment? Finding the perfect Merfolk list...or maybe the perfect Pirates list! Join him for a number of new lists that utilize tempo to gain the early new Standard edge!
Chandra costs four mana and has four abilities. Yeah, that's inevitably good enough for Modern! Until Jace is allowed in this parts, Chandra runs the show. Ross Merriam has a deck that shows why!
The multitudinous Merfolk of Rivals of Ixalan have Collins Mullen brewing up a storm! Get his takes on specific high-profile cards and check out his decklists for Standard and Modern dominance at SCG Dallas!
Fact or Fiction is back again with a couple of Modern experts weighing in on Blood Sun in the format, Jeskai Control's sudden success, and plenty of other hot topics!
Dylan Donegan knows that a lot of SCG Columbus mages will be messing up their scrys and cycles. Let him help you! And help you he shall with these excellent examples and explanations!
Bennie Smith saw a lot to love in 2017! He's a Commander man with some Standard and Modern tendencies, so he's basically the target audience for the whole game! Which were your favorite cards of the last year?
Join the SCG Tour broadcast team as they preview all the Modern goods you'll find waiting for you on Twitch (or at the tournament hall!) this weekend! Don't forget to vote for your favorite answers as well!
Look out, SCG Columbus! This deck is an absolute animal! And by that, we mean it's the coolest Zoo-style deck we've seen in a minute! Ross Merriam plays zookeeper for all the world to enjoy here!
The Standard Master is trying very hard to wrap his mind around the Modern format you're going to find waiting for you at SCG Columbus! And he's got the hang of it! Well, mostly. See how he's getting over the hurdles here!
Learn more about the Modern Open in Columbus, including players to watch, and food recommendations!
SCG Tour veteran Emma Handy is going to get excited about the fact that Harnessed Lightning can't kill 12/12 Dinosaurs most of the time, and there is nothing you can do to stop her! Get her thoughts on the latest previews here!
That's the big question, isn't it? How much sway will these cards have in established metagames that aren't willing to budge? Todd Stevens thinks they're going to move plenty! Clear the way for Rivals of Ixalan!
Ross Merriam highlights an intriguing Magic Online Modern list with strong Human and Soldier synergies ahead of the Classic at SCG Columbus this weekend!
It ain't all about Tron and Storm, kids! There are a lot of archetypes that are starting to bubble beneath the metagame's surface! Professor Shaun McLaren has two Pro Tour Finals appearances to his name and his class is in session! Pay attention, you!
SCG is proud to welcome back Ben Friedman! The cowboy is riding into town with some controversial Death's Shadow analysis! Don't register outdated cards in your SCG Columbus Modern builds!
When you want a card that people are sleeping on to get all kinds of busted up, you go to world class deckbuilder Sam Black! The man enjoys sacrificing creatures and comboing, so it's only natural we go to him for this Rivals of Ixalan haymaker!
You can't control what's on top of your deck most of the time, but the truth is much more interesting than that! Up your play for SCG Columbus this weekend!
A lot of the time, explosive Modern decks can just win on the backs of their own power, but that isn't always the case! Join Pro Tour Champion Ari Lax for a look at how you can do some simple tricks at SCG Columbus to keep your wins coming!
Emma Handy finishes Modern's family tree with the unusual lands of the format, from Spire of Industry to Snow-Covered Islands, ahead of SCG Columbus!
Todd Stevens wraps up his grand survey of the Modern metagame with a look at the combo and aggro decks of the format! Read this concluding part and the others before SCG Columbus!