With Magic approaching its 25th anniversary, much of the professional game has yet to be figured out. Ari Lax is on a quest to remake the way pros like him prepare, and today he shares his points of focus.
Chas Andres is calling it like he sees it! He breaks down the major factors that will influence Magic finance in 2018 and gives his predictions and confidence levels for the game and beyond!
The Standard past and present exhibition matches continue on VS! Brad Nelson wields Twin Blade, which saw two cards banned from it in Standard and a whopping six cards banned in Modern! Can Temur Energy keep up in the hands of Todd Stevens?
Get a peek at GerryT's drawing board as he sketches out possibilities for Legacy and Modern in 2018! What twists will he put on favorites and decks fallen by the wayside? Will one of his Modern lists lead you to SCG Columbus success? What about Team Constructed at SCG Dallas?
It's a battle of Standard present and past! Todd Anderson takes up the mantle of Temur Energy, battling against Todd Stevens and the Bant Humans deck that helped make Brian Braun-Duin World Champion in 2016! You just might be surprised by the results...
"Practice makes perfect." "No, perfect practice makes perfect." Sam Black brings up the platitudes only to sweep them away as he gives you no-nonsense playtesting advice!
As 2017 draws to a close, Brad Nelson thinks back on his years as a Magic pro, the remarkable last twelve months he's had, and what's yet to come.
Jim Davis took a little break from competitive play, but that's given him time to relax with one of his favorite Magic formats: Cube! Today he breaks down his favorite new additions from 2017.
Modern has a Banned List in the dozens, and for good reason! But some people like things just a little more degenerate. Patrick Chapin has your introduction to the No Ban Modern scene!
Todd Stevens continues his comprehensive Modern Compendium with a look at the control and "big mana" strategies of the format! A must-read ahead of SCG Columbus!
Big mana decks dominated Grand Prix Oklahoma City. Will it happen again when the SCG Tour kicks off 2018 at SCG Columbus? Ross Merriam presents his model of the Modern metagame cycle and calls his shot!
As the last few weekends have proved, there's more than one way to Jeskai your way to Modern success! Pro Tour Champion Shaun McLaren surveys the scene ahead of SCG Columbus!
Brad Nelson and Ross Merriam have been sentenced to play a 75-card Modern Lantern Control mirror match. May God have mercy upon their souls.
Ari Lax made Day 2 of Grand Prix Oklahoma City, but he wasn't interested in going the distance. He was disappointed with his build of Grixis Death's Shadow. What has he learned? What would he do differently for SCG Columbus?
Holiday shopping: it's not just for Christmas presents! Chas Andres has your how-to guide to maximizing your Magic budget by buying the right things at the right time: right now! The Holiday Sale is a great chance to start 2018 ahead of the game!
With Pauper announced as a Grand Prix side event format in 2018, we're getting into the spirit on VS! Watch as Todd Stevens wields Temur Tron against Ross Merriam and Mono-Green Stompy!
The title says it all! Whether you're looking to speed under them or disrupt and clock them, GerryT has the lists and the plans you need for your upcoming Modern events!
Jim Davis had hoped to keep Tron his little secret to Modern success. So much for that! Instead, he's sharing his knowledge in the most comprehensive guide you'll find this side of Christmas!
It's a battle of Standard's present and past on VS! Brad Nelson wields current menace Temur Energy, but Todd Anderson and Innistrad-Return to Ravnica Jund are in the way! Enjoy this quirky holiday clash!
Looking for a one-stop guide to all things Modern? Well, that would be too long for just one article, but Todd Stevens is here to get you started with the midrange decks! Watch for the rest of this series later this month!