Second place feels like a punch in the gut. Brad Nelson describes the aftermath of the Team World Championship and what he feels he should've done differently in Standard. Learn from his mistakes at the Standard Classic this Sunday in Charlotte!
Does the narrow Standard metagame at the World Championship have you down? Jim Davis points to Magic Online as the cure for your blues! Three Anointed Procession decks made a PTQ Top 8 there, and he has the breakdown!
As Aura Graft's flavor text says, "It's not really stealing. It's more like extended borrowing." Sheldon Menery plays Pirates under Admiral Beckett Brass on a quest to bag the most bounteous booty in Commander!
Sam Black saw U/B Control emerge as a challenger to Ramunap Red and Temur Energy at the World Championship! But he doesn't think Standard is just a three-deck metagame. Today he outlines ways to take down The Scarab God and friends!
As Modern prepares to take center stage at SCG Charlotte, Emma Handy tackles the format's Banned List, its shortcomings, and what can be done ahead of Modern's return to the Pro Tour!
Ryan Saxe is putting on a seminar! Sometimes a pack presents a temptation for the drafter like Jace, Cunning Castaway. Should you jump on it, ride with the two-drop, or do something else entirely?
An intricate combo deck caught Ross Merriam's attention. Who would've guessed? But this Krark-Clan Ironworks list went 5-0 in a Magic Online League. What could it do at SCG Charlotte? The answer: Win.
It's a battle of signature Modern decks on VS! Watch Tom "The Boss" Ross wield 8-Rack against Ross Merriam and Elves ahead of SCG Charlotte!
The MTG Arena team chats about the look of the game, plus Wizards employees stream for charity!
With back-to-back Modern Opens starting this weekend, Todd Stevens is zeroing in on his deck to play at SCG Charlotte! Unfortunately for him (and fortunately for you), he has six tantalizing options to consider! Which would you take?
Search for Azcanta proved itself in Standard at the World Championship, but it might be even stronger in Modern! Shaun McLaren shares several lists that might show up at SCG Charlotte! Just how dangerous is this card?
Sultai Energy won SCG Dallas. Temur Energy won the World Championship. Ross Merriam explains why it's better to accept Energy's dominance in Ixalan Standard than fight it...and what you can do to adjust.
The Brew Blitz continues! Just in time for SCG Charlotte, Chris Lansdell offers a bevy of Modern options that just might get you having fun and taking wins with fresh Ixalan cards! Which of Chris's priceless Modern treasures is your favorite?
Peter Ingram's predictions for the World Championship went slightly haywire, so he's moving on to Modern and SCG Charlotte! There's just one problem: he doesn't know what Modern deck to play! Maybe you can help him?
They may not have been the faces of their respective Commander 2017 decks, but these legendary creatures deserve their own lists! Watch four understudies try to seize the spotlight in this week's Commander VS!
LoadingReadyRun fights with the tribes of Ixalan, Commander's Brew talks 1DH, and Aether Hub dives into the Immortal Sun.
At any given moment in any game of Magic, you're winning or you're not. How do you know? And that's not where the nuances end! Jadine Klomparens offers up another one-of-a-kind piece of Magic literature! Bookmark this one. You'll need it.
Sam Black was one of the 24 players invited to the 2017 Magic World Championship! Today, he takes a dive into his preparation for the event with hot takes, secret strategy, and why control is the best thing in Standard for the first time in years!
Ixalan may not be as fast a Limited format as triple Amonkhet, but make no mistake: early plays are crucial! Keep that in mind as you navigate this draft alongside Ryan Saxe!
While Ixalan previews were going around, competitive Magic players threw a Dinosaur- and Pirate-themed party. But morning has come, and Ari Lax draws lessons from how the hype met reality for next time! What's missing to make these cards good enough?