Magic's player profiles are like siblings scrambling for Wizards of the Coast's parental attention. As Vorthos comes off two years of being treated as the golden child, JDB breaks down how Spike and his pet Gideons and Jaces went horribly wrong.
It's the Modern equivalent of a gladiator fight on VS! As Todd Stevens wields G/R Land Destruction against Brad Nelson and Four-Color Saheeli, they ask the viewers: "Are you not entertained?"
Sheldon Menery's famous Commander Play-by-Play returns as the format's VIPs descend on a certain Florida residence for spellslinging and good times!
As a former Development-side member of Magic R&D, Peter Ingram has insights into the Modern Banned List few people can match. Today he offers his takes...wait, he thinks Chrome Mox is safe to unban? Why? How?!
Merfolk vs Goblins alternate art, the Professor is confused about Gift Packs, and Innistrad flashbacks!
With eight distinct archetypes in the Modern Open Top 8 at SCG Cincinnati, Patrick Chapin thinks the format is amazing. Also amazing? That winning Humans deck. Collins Mullen just might be Magic's next breakout star!
With Wizards of the Coast telegraphing a possible unbanning in Modern early next year, the speculators will be out in full force! Chas Andres helps you identify the likely lucky card and shows you the moves to make now!
With Team Constructed on the docket for SCG Washington DC, it's time for some Legacy on VS! Watch Tom "The Boss" Ross with Eldrazi and Taxes battle against Todd Anderson and Sultai Delver!
Chris Lansdell has never been short of opinions! Today the Magician of Mount Pearl dispenses his wisdom on Search for Azcanta, Merfolk and Dinosaurs in Standard, and much, much more ahead of SCG Washington DC!
When it comes to drawing cards, Bennie Smith likes keeping them all! Enjoy the ride as he goes big in Commander with Tishana, Voice of Thunder!
Renegade Rallier in Modern is like a hotshot rookie who's now sitting on the bench. Ross Merriam highlights a recent Invitational Qualifier list that could make waves in the Modern portion of SCG Washington DC!
Card stock issues, a new way to design cards, and SCG Tour Cincinnati results!
Even World Championship competitors sometimes need to go back and adjust the basics of their game! Brad Nelson looks back on his processes, his mistakes, and the flaws in his Magical foundation. And above all, how he's about to fix them.
*Record scratch* It seems Brennan DeCandio doesn't share Shaun McLaren's opinion about Modern being the best it's ever been! In fact, he's here with a special plea to Wizards of the Coast: don't ruin Pro Tour Rivals of Ixalan!
Gerry Thompson sees considerable potential for Search for Azcanta to revive combo/control for Modern at SCG Cincinnati! But as you look over the Modern decklists in today's article, be warned: he might have created a monster...
Inspired by a forum comment that Stonehorn Dignitary is ban-worthy in Commander, Sheldon Menery posited that such a list would run to 500 cards. How close does he get in his thought experiment? The road to 500 begins now!
Sometimes a Magic Online session goes wrong, as Ari Lax found out when he tried Ad Nauseam with Opt in Modern ahead of SCG Cincinnati! Oh well. At least he got an easy win against Goat Tribal! Wait...Ari...you DID win against the Goat deck, right...?
More colors than usual or fewer? That's the question on VS! Watch Todd Anderson and Five-Color Death's Shadow battle Brad Nelson and B/G Midrange in a Modern clash toward SCG Cincinnati!
Temur Energy helped Gerry Thompson earn a place on the USA's World Magic Cup team in Richmond last weekend! He and Bryan Gottlieb discuss this deck and more on the latest episode of The GAM Podcast!
The narrowness of the Standard metagame has been greatly oversold! Ross Merriam highlights a combo-centric R/W Approach deck from the Top 16 of U.S. Nationals ahead of SCG Cincinnati's Standard Classic!