Orzhov is gaining more and more ground in pre-Ravnica Allegiance discussions as the go-to guild, and this study from Ross is exactly why! Gather your powerful low drops and sneak in under the metagame with these decks!
The Limited mastery begins again! Ryan Saxe is hyped to be attacking with this guild, but what does a good Gruul deck even look like? Is it too early to tell? Ryan gets you started right on the new format!
It doesn't get anymore straightforward than this! Ben Friedman is calling shots and dropping mics. If you're not onboard with these major game-changers when Standard comes calling, best of luck to you!
Episode 81 is here and brings a detailed statistical analysis of Ravnica Allegiance! Your hosts have some hot takes on the top commons and uncommons as well as discussing tricky cards to evaluate!
A splashy mythic with crazy stats is a great place to start a Standard! Patrick Chapin wants to make sure you have the best possible home for this bomb, so he's put a lot of mental energy into finding just that! You're welcome!
This final installment includes the latest pricing updates on every card, Chas's look at the final rare and mythic previews, as well as a study on free money when it comes to the promotions surrounding this block!
Ross Merriam and Todd Anderson return to give you more of their entertaining testing for new Standard! Can't wait until the Prerelease to engage with the new cards? Here's your ticket now!
Part Gilded Lotus, part Sylvan Caryatid, part busted! Pro Tour Champion Ari Lax has a multitude of new Standard decks that use and abuse this innocuous mana creature to the fullest! Could this card be the real star of Ravnica Allegiance?
Look out, Aristocrats fans! This card may show us some tricks we never thought we'd get to do in Standard! But is it good enough to hang around the top tier? Dylan Hand ventures into the dark side with these new lists!
Is this the most important legend in Ravnica Allegiance in terms of Commander impact? Is it the most important card, period? Bennie Smith takes the already-popular Vannifar through his deckbuilding paces!
Whether it's Delver of Secrets, Shardless Agent, or Restoration Angel doing the damage, Gerry is the mind getting all those wins from strong positive tempo! Frilled Mystic might be the next in this lineage, and Gerry has the decklists to prove it!
Cards are becoming more and more flexible, which means they're more difficult to analyze...and more fun to play! Sam Black looks at the deep roster of these spells and decides where and when to use which when it comes to Ravnica Allegiance!
Can Ravager Wurm really make it a format where Carnage Tyrant already runs the show? In a word, of course! Ravager Wurm has a lot of text and a lot of mass, and Owen thinks that's a great combination to have in your corner this season!
Gerry may have been out last week, but nothing was going to keep him from talking about all the Ravnica Allegiance previews we got over the last week! There’s no shortage of exciting cards to talk about, so let's get going!
Shaheen has his four-mana wrath, but it comes with a cost. Is the card good enough? The Esper expert is happy to put together the reasons why you should be happy to play control in Ravnica Allegiance Standard!
Todd Anderson and Ross Merriam are ready to see which guild truly reigns supreme, all while testing out new cards for Standard! Which guild do you think is poised to win it all in the coming months?
Card text is only part of the equation; there's also thinking about play patterns! That's why Brad's original uninteresting look at Angel of Grace has been replaced by a fear this card will win games out of nowhere! Get his take here!
Rakdos is as aggro as it gets most of the time, so it makes sense to ask one of the best aggro deckbuilders in the game's history to evaluate this card from Ravnica Allegiance! Spoiler alert: Tom is a big fan! Here's why!
Frankly, it looks like any other random green enchantment, but there's a one-sided Heartbeat of Spring just below the surface! Todd Anderson takes you through some of the crazy ways this card could usher in a new combo era!
Instant removal that lets you cast free spells? Yeah, that should do fine in Modern. Emma shows off the many archetypes that may soon find themselves playing more unfair than ever! Imagine one of these decks winning SCG Worcester...and THEN getting this card!