The Standard rotation is nigh, and Peter Ingram isn't wasting any time! What spins on old archetypes does he have up his sleeve, and what's brand-new in his Magical universe ahead of SCG Dallas?
Not Ari! He says the set's impact on Standard is based on cards rather than themes like Merfolk or Pirates, and he's building the SCG Dallas decks to prove it!
Chas Andres finishes off his Ixalan Finance Review with a look at the last rares and mythics revealed, plus This Week's Trends!
We've seen Seismic Swans decks on Modern's fringes before, but never with this level of redundancy! Ross Merriam showcases a 5-0 League list from Magic Online ahead of the SCG Dallas Modern Classic!
New set, new setting: it's time for Ixalan's flavor review! Which debuting artist likely got his break because of a Dinosaur banner? Why are the coins anachronistic? And what creative choice has JDB genuinely furious?
Ixalan's full of tribal goodies for Merfolk, Pirates, Vampires, and Dinosaurs, but that's not exotic enough for Matt Higgs. He's brewing decks around Aetherborn, Jackals, and Artificers!
Gerry Thompson isn't liking Vampires' chances in Ixalan Standard, but he's ready to feast on the other three main tribes! Get his latest decklists for them, plus another that's remarkably...cryptic.
StarCityGames.com is simplifying its grading system! General Manager Ben Bleiweiss has all the details and what they mean for collectors like you!
For a time, Tom Ross and Infect were practically synonymous, but the deck fell out of favor in Modern. Can a cheap cantrip and a new defensive spell put it back on the map?
Hurricane Irma might be keeping Brennan DeCandio from traveling to SCG Louisville, but that just means he has more time to scour the Ixalan previews! Get his takes on the set's mechanics and underrated cards!
Emma Handy's mind is on Ixalan, yet far from the shores of Standard! What will see play in Modern and Legacy? What's overrated? And when is a strictly worse version of a card still worth playing?
Chas Andres completes this week's trilogy of articles with Part 2 of his Ixalan Financial Review! Get his take on what's underrated in the set, what's overrated, and what's going on in the wider Magic world!
The quest for Ixalan's best Standard deck continues on VS! Todd Anderson wields Grixis Control against Brad Nelson and the combo power of Jeskai God-Pharaoh's Gift!
The GAM Podcast comes to SCG! Join GerryT and Bryan Gottlieb as they talk the latest Ixalan news and the rest of the Magic world!
Just as Draft evaluation requires finding hidden gold, it also involves avoiding the shiny yet worthless stuff. Ryan Saxe doesn't think everything is overrated, but these three cards sure are!
A Dinosaur-riding courier just dropped off a bunch of messages with Sheldon Menery! That can only mean one thing: it's mailbag time with the Godfather of Commander!
TitanShift has risen to become the most-played deck in Modern tournaments, and SCG Louisville players must be prepared! Todd Stevens has your essential guide to the cards that can beat it!
"Annihilator 6." If that card text is up your alley, Gerry Thompson has your deck for SCG Louisville! Watch him pilot the list that took third in a recent Magic Online PTQ!
Pack Rat has popped up in a handful of Modern lists as a partner-in-crime of Blood Moon! Ari Lax puts the deck to the test to see if it's a real contender for SCG Louisville!
It's a change of pace as the Rosses explore Ixalan Standard! Tom "The Boss" Ross finds himself in the controlling role as he plays Four-Color Energy against Ross Merriam and R/B Aggro!