With a future Modern banning of Hogaak, Arisen Necropolis being broadly assumed by the competitive Magic community, what decks would thrive in the future? Ross Merriam calls three winners and three losers in a post-Hogaak world!
There are still edges for Standard sharks to gain! Ross Merriam breaks down his process for choosing a removal suite for Orzhov Vampires as he prepares for SCG Richmond.
Even Ross Merriam is throwing in the towel on Izzet Phoenix in Modern, at least until Hogaak, Arisen Necropolis is banned. But is that the only reason for Izzet Phoenix's decline?
To dredge or not to dredge? Ross Merriam answers the question by looking at each deck's speed, consistency, and resilience. He favors Hogaak over Dredge, but why? SCG Columbus awaits!
Ross Merriam reached the finals of SCG Worcester with Mono-Blue Aggro! He shares why he chose the tricky deck and offers a complete sideboarding guide for the Standard seat at SCG Philadelphia!
With the "Bridge" in "Bridgevine" banned from Modern, it's time to explore what else Modern Horizons has to offer! Ross Merriam highlights seven key cards that will get their chance to shine!
With the arrival of Core Set 2020, Standard is the biggest it will be before rotation. Ross Merriam sees this as a signal to try synergy-based decks, and he has three key cards to look at for SCG Worcester!
They're not called "enemy colors" for nothing! Ross Merriam has his eye on Core Set 2020's color hosers and the many ways they can help keep threats in check!
Is Bridgevine broken or simply very strong? Either way, Ross Merriam knows how he'll approach the metagame. Let his set of five questions guide you to the right deck for SCG Pittsburgh!
Modern Horizons gave Bridgevine the tools it needs to soar to Tier 1! So how can you fight off Hogaak, Arisen Necropolis and friends? Ross Merriam shares key strategies, cards, and decks!
When your brain and gut are giving you mixed messages, which way do you go? Ross Merriam, torn between two decks in Standard, breaks down their similarities, their contrasts, and what will decide the question.
Modern isn't Legacy, and a "nerfed" Mother of Runes can still make quite an impact! Ross Merriam offers three homes where Giver of Runes can choose her family!