The spoiler season is up and kicking, and that can only mean one thing: the return of Wes Wise! Join him each day to find out what cards are way up, way down, and everything in between!
As spoilers come out and brews come together, Ross Merriam wants to analyze the current format so that we know what kind of future this format has! But first, we need to look at its past. How would you grade Standard since Shadows over Innistrad hit the scene?
Whether it's on HBO shows, in fantasy novels, or this Standard format, one thing is certain: Dragons are never going away. Ross Merriam highlights the latest firebreathing brew from one of the game's most accomplished players!
"I didn't even get to play Magic." How many times have you heard someone say this after losing a match? Mark Nestico talks about what it means to win, to lose, and the irrelevance of how much Magic you got to play.
Pro Tour Champion Ari Lax is ready to rule on a number of new spoilers! He's also interested in talking degenerating Standard formats, trouble with tournament procedures, and of course, flavor issues!
We've gotten a lot of input about the first batch of spoilers for Eldritch Moon, but we haven't heard from our Pro Tour Player of the Year! Mike Sigrist goes into deckbuilding detail on the legendary creatures that are sure to rock the coming Standard seasons!
Oona, Queen of the Fae means a broken Commander experience, right? Not necessarily! Levi Byrne helps a Dear Azami reader make the Faerie Wizard fun with the often-overlooked power of Eldrazi Processors!
#SCGDFW has shown us just how diverse this Modern format is at the moment! And if Mrs Mulligan is to be believed, there's even more fun and diverse decks lurking just beneath the surface! Check out the head-turning lists here!
Chris Lansdell may be a brewer, but there are a few things about this Shadows over Innistrad lore that trouble him! Whether it's the new Standard structure, the thin plot threads, or the merging of too many Magic worlds, Chris has a little something to say about it!
Erik Tiernan's girlfriend needed some Commander help! She knew what kind of Magic she enjoyed, she knew what she wanted to get out of her games, but she didn't have the means to get there. See the excellent list that Erik gifted her! Ever helped a friend or partner get their Commander game on?
Our last Standard season was loaded with greedy multicolor decks. This season has been much more tame. Until now. Ross Merriam has found a deck so ridiculously and beautifully greedy that...well...see for yourself.
With all the hype around Emrakul, you'd think it was the only spoiler so far! Not so, as Pro Tour Hall of Famer Patrick Chapin gives the other future Standard all-stars the decklists they deserve!
The semifinalist decks of #SCGORL get their time in the VS. sun! Will Tom "The Boss" Ross make quick work of Todd Anderson with W/U Aggro, or will Todd take control with Abzan Seasons Past?
Not every Magic buy is a huge windfall that'll put you on the golf course for the rest of your life. The price spike payouts are few and far between, so how do you make money in the meantime? Chas discusses smart risk assessment and answers a few questions from last week's column!
Sam Black is back with another sweet video set! This week he takes on a Standard League, showing off the power of Esper Dragons...with a fresh Flash twist!
Adrian Sullivan has been around long enough to understand tournament formats, or more importantly, the risks in selecting certain decks within them. He's taking two big cases on current Standard to guide you and your #SCGDFW Standard Classic ambitions!
It's a sick battle of two decks sure to make a splash at #SCGDFW! Will Brad Nelson combo off with Ad Nauseam, or will Todd Anderson's Merfolk leave his foe all wet?
This week, Ross Merriam and Michael Majors square off with some of the heavy hitters of Modern! It's a clash between the all-destroying fun of Bant Eldrazi and the gleeful yet grim Grixis Control ahead of the Dallas Modern Open!
GerryT has strategy to talk. He has advice for #SCGDFW's Standard Classic. But today he wants to talk about some of his friends, namely his recent zany adventures with consecutive win addict Tom Ross.
A lot of things make winning at Magic easy. One of them is your opponent not having any lands on the battlefield. Pro Tour Champion Shaun McLaren gets into the Stone Rain business before #SCGDFW!