This deck isn't a one and done. Gerry Thompson's Pro Tour 2nd place is real, and so is his deck! He's got a sideboard guide. He's got a risky build. He's got an updated "safe" build. And he's got the next evolution that could break Modern!
B/G/X Midrange brims with promise (make that an Hour of Promise!) in Standard, but what's the best way to build it? Sam Black applies his cluster technique to explore the possibilities of Dinosaurs, token strategies, and more!
Brad Nelson may be a Standard specialist, but he still knows his way around a Modern battlefield! Get his latest guide for crushing SCG Indy with it, as well as how he feels about all the debates surrounding Modern Pro Tours!
Ken Yukuhiro's B/R Hollow One deck made waves at Pro Tour Rivals of Ixalan! Today, Todd Anderson breaks down the sweetness and encourages his readers to embrace the risks of Burning Inquiry and Hollow One. Why not spin the wheel?
SCG Indianapolis is coming up fast! Modern will be on display, and Todd Stevens is already chomping at the bit! Which decks does he recommend in the Pro Tour afterflow? Here they are, complete with updates and analysis!
With Pro Tour Rivals of Ixalan in the books, what have we learned about the Draft format? Matthias Hunt, Ryan Saxe, and Ari Lax take on five Pack 1, Pick 1 challenges. See their selections and vote for the winner at the end!
Sam Black was one of the most famous champions of the Lantern deck as it gained momentum! But now that it has won a Pro Tour, he knows there are many looking to gain an edge against it! Today he tells you what cards Lantern players fear most!
Jeskai Control was a viable archetype and Shaun McLaren didn't play it. This deck must be good! Shaun gives his take on Modern's newest oldest craze: Thoughtseizing people until they're good and dead!
To everyone's happiness, Tron didn't win the Pro Tour. In fact, it didn't do a lot of anything at the Pro Tour! We've tracked down the most famous Tron pilot we could find to explain what happened and why! Don't panic yet, Karn fans!
Controversial as it may be, Ross Merriam has this crazy notion that we don't need to ban things all the time. Believe it or not, Lantern might actually be great for Modern! How is that possible? Glad you asked!
Cedric Phillips and Patrick Sullivan play post-Pro Tour Fact or Fiction! Is B/R Hollow One for real? Is Gerry Thompson's Mardu Pyromancer the best Thoughtseize deck? And Cedric, tell us how you really feel about calls for a Lantern ban...
If you're a fan of formats with diverse metagames, then it's hard to argue against Pro Tour Rivals of Ixalan being anything other than the best ever. The Innovator combs the results just for you! What. A. Format!
It's so strange to have so many viable decks in one format! That gives Chas Andres a ton of finance to work on as he talks decks, specs, and everything in between! The smart money is on Modern!
A wide-open Standard calls for more than watered-down reboots of the format's past hits. Craig Krempels made waves at SCG Philadelphia with a surprising Jeskai Aggro deck. Today he shares its secrets...and why it should only be the first of many innovations to come.
Yesterday, Jim Davis gave his predictions for Pro Tour Rivals of Ixalan. Today, it's Gerry Thompson's turn! Writing before Round 1 kicks off, he calls his shots on the metagame, the surprises, and why he thinks he and his editor will take some cash home from Spain!
You can bet the pros took notice of the Goryo's As Foretold deck that took second in the Modern Classic at SCG Philadelphia, and so did Todd Anderson! Could it make a splash at Pro Tour Rivals of Ixalan? And how could it evolve?
Ben Ragan has been making a name for himself on the SCG Tour! In his first StarCityGames.com article, he breaks down the U/B Midrange deck he used to reach the Top 8 of the SCG Philadelphia Standard Classic. Does it have what it takes to be in the format's top tier?
Last week's Pack 1, Pick 1 was so fun, we're doing it again! See what happens when Sam Black, Brad Nelson, and Ari Lax confront five perplexing picks from fresh Rivals of Ixalan packs!
Pro Tour Champion Shaun McLaren sees a lot of aggro running around this early format, as is the custom. But he's working on the next evolution of Standard! His choices for control and combo are here for the taking!
With Standard radically refreshed by Rivals of Ixalan and recent bannings, Todd Stevens has a whole new metagame to confront! And that can mean only one thing...the return of Deck Rates!