All it takes is a lot of oppressive cards getting banned before the real mechanics of Standard start showing up! Ross Merriam travels the dunes of the format to bring you the best thing to desert it up since Siege Rhino!
Ross Merriam and Sam Black serve up answers to five pressing Standard questions in the wake of Grand Prix Memphis! Is the Monsters deck for real? Is Grixis Energy the top midrange deck? And is Mono-Red done?
Despite what you may think, Brennan DeCandio doesn't hate Modern. After all, it just gave him his third SCG Tour trophy! Get his new updates for the deck and what you can do to port it to Legacy for SCG Worcester!
After his Top 16 finish with Naya Monsters at Grand Prix Memphis, Ari Lax is ready to share his team's creation with the world! Come for the decklist analysis and sideboarding guide, stay for the embarrassing explanation for his Magic Online account name!
Masters 25 previews kick off with four mythic reprints and some new tools for Pauper.
Gerry Thompson is ready to attack! Adanto Vanguard is kind of a weirdo card, but it's super effective! Get the latest strategies and lists for the Standard weekend ahead!
Get in the game with Ari Lax and Brad Nelson! They're studying this suddenly super Standard season strongly, but their approaches are a tad different to this weekend! Who has the better shot at success?
It's the last day of the week, which means Ross Merriam and Brad Nelson have one more chance to show what they're made of! This mythic feud is delving into the dangerous world of commons!
You're getting twice the formats this week! Grand Prix Memphis is the big topic and the Standard that goes with it, but there's a lot of Modern to be discussed as well! And these guys are the best at doing so!
This Standard isn't just defined by the powerful spells; it's defined by the answers to them and the lands that cast them! Get the jump on the competition with Owen's words of wisdom!
New idea: You can just put Jace into...whatever! What if you got to Brainstorm two or three times in a row? What if you got to do everything more times in a row? Boy, this format is about to get wild...
The new Challenger decks are revealed, plus a look at the future of Masters sets.
Get the lowdown on one of the archetypes creeping up in the rankings in Rivals of Ixalan Limited! Ryan Saxe takes a minute to explain why this archetype is great (but can also be a trap!)
We're breaking out the Power 9 on VS! Will Ross Merriam Storm his way to victory, or will Brad Nelson roast his foe with Inferno Oath?
The best decks in Modern right now need to do one of two things: beat the new power in the format, or play with the new power in the format. So which decks will do which and how? Jim Davis hits a home run this week!
In multiplayer Commander, threats get hammered down by the rest of the table. Sheldon Menery explains the Philosophy of Second Best and offers an array of tricks to keep your opponents' attention and attackers aimed elsewhere!
We've got a deck emerging near the top of Standard! Todd Stevens may hang his hat on Modern, but he's in love with this deck! He answers all your questions about how to pilot and sideboard with it here!
Brad Nelson is nothing if not ambitious! Today he unleashes his comprehensive Standard metagame analysis ahead of Grand Prix Memphis. What does he think people will play in Tennessee...and what should they be playing instead?
Todd still hasn't found the perfect Standard deck for himself, but he knows that he's not seeing enough of these cards! These are seriously great cardboard, and the Magic world should be seeing way more of them!
Standard may not just be passable; it may be great! The decks just keep going up the mana curve, and Patrick Chapin wants to take a deep dive into the God-Pharaohs and Elder Dinos!