Patrick Chapin has gone Cat crazy over Regal Caracal! But that's not the only surprise lurking in his first Amonkhet brewing blockbuster. Is Manglehorn the unsung key to Standard's future? And the Cartouche and Trial cycles can't be Constructed-worthy...can they? Patrick has it all here!
Seriously, how much did we all miss Essence Scatter? And how many Drakes can we reasonably make with Drake Haven? Are the cycling duals destined for Modern? Is the cycling on Cast Out as insane as it looks? The Innovator has the answers (and the decks) to get the new season rolling!
"The Innovator" has turned his eyes to Modern! Could Gray Merchant of Asphodel, Krark-Clan Ironworks, or Crackdown Construct be the key to winning SCG Worcester's Modern Classic in a stunning combo finish? Let the brewing begin!
So much for that "two-deck format" Standard was supposed to be! Temur Dynavolt made its presence felt this past weekend, and Patrick Chapin is eager to break down the card choices and present his list for your next tournament!
Patrick Chapin hasn't given up on Grixis Improvise in Standard! He thinks its true potential remains untapped, and today he presents his latest build, the thinking behind it, and how the possible powerhouse might even translate to Modern!
Patrick Chapin is taking Modern beyond the bounds of its current legal card pool! Today he explores fifteen cards from the distant past and more recent supplemental sets that could add a distinctive dimension to Magic's most rollicking and unpredictable major tournament format!
Death's Shadow was a success this weekend, but it wasn't a big winner or even an overwhelming favorite against the field! We may be in the midst of a great Modern metagame, and Patrick Chapin is ready to discuss what the future holds for the format by looking at its current top decks!
Three Modern events, three radically different results. Does it get any better than this? Patrick Chapin gets you ready for #SCGINDY and all the Modern lists you can handle! Which of these are here to stay? Which are about to fall by the wayside? The Innovator spells it out!
Patrick Chapin understands how deep Fatal Push has made the Modern format! So much so that he's breaking out new brews, updates for old archetypes, and tons of analysis for the big SCG Baltimore weekend! Modern specialists: take notice!
Pro Tour Hall of Famer Patrick Chapin worked on a ton of decks for the big event in Dublin last weekend! This format has plenty of room for more than Saheeli and Vehicles! The Innovator continues his work on breaking some underachievers!
Aether Revolt's SCG Tour metagame has shaped out, but The Innovator is not convinced. He fully believes the Pro Tour will look a lot different, and he has his eyes on the plethora of new set combo pieces that are dangerously close to the brink!
The brewing and new set knowledge aren't over until The Innovator says they are! Patrick Chapin returns to lay down the last of the Aether Revolt landscape when it comes to card evaluation and fresh deck ideas! Best of luck at SCG Richmond, everyone!
Columbus was only the beginning. Saheeli Rai was present but hardly dominant. The previous format's archetypes made good bids, but nothing strangled the format entirely. That means there's plenty of room to explore this format before SCG Richmond weekend! Patrick Chapin is the man for the job!
You know what they say: Week one is all about aggro! If everyone is taking their sweet time assembling combos, a Shock is a great way to get their attention in a hurry! Pro Tour Hall of Famer Patrick Chapin is here to help you bring the fire to SCG Columbus!
Pro Tour Hall of Famer Patrick Chapin is ready to crush this format! With SCG Columbus on everyone's radar for the first layer of the Pro Tour metagame, Patrick is going to spend all week long building every kind of deck you can possibly build with Aether Revolt! Which one are you sleeving up?