Draft Digest returns with new picks, new analysis, and new reasons for you to pick up the Kaladesh format with seven of your friends! Do you agree with Ross Merriam's breakdown?
We all feel helpless in Magic games sometimes, but there's no greater feeling of lost hope than when your opponent has a million life. Ross Merriam mourns those at #SCGKNOX's Modern Classic that fall prey to this deck!
A lot of players think the top tier of Standard is two decks wide. Count the great Ross Merriam among them! He's played them both at length, he has #SCGKNOX to be ready for this weekend, and he has rendered a verdict. So Ross, which deck can call itself better than any other?
Modern players hate Dredge so much that they're banning it before Wizards of the Coast can! How do they do it? By trouncing the graveyard at every turn! This Relic-relishing list is just one of many you'll see at the #SCGKNOX Modern Classic!
At the #SCGBALT Standard Classic, it seemed like everything old was new again! Will Ross Merriam win the day with Reid Duke's championship W/R Vehicles deck, or will Michael Majors take it down with Andrew Holt's Temur Emerge deck? The #SCGKNOX Standard Open is this weekend!
The Pro Tour was the return of control decks! The day after was their apparent death. Or so we thought! #SCGKNOX: you're on notice. Control isn't going anywhere!
Ross Merriam is a bit worried about SCG columnist Shaheen Soorani going into #SCGCOL. The longtime player is as control-oriented as ever, but he seems to be having trouble telling colors apart in his Magical dotage...
In recent years, Faeries has gained Smuggler's Copter and regained Bitterblossom, while Eldrazi has seen Eye of Ugin banned. Is that enough to make this Modern matchup fair? Watch Ross Merriam and Michael Majors slug it out ahead of #SCGCOL!
When looking for new strategies in Standard, some players just can't help but get greedy! Ross Merriam watches one of his favorites challenge the norms of #SCGCOL's Standard Classic!
The Iron Giant isn't dead yet! A ton of new tech is being developed that puts this monster right back at the forefront of #SCGCOL's Standard Classic!
Dredge is expected to be a big part of the #SCGCOL lineup, so how do you take it out? The Modern format is loaded with bullets for the archetype, but not all of them work. Ross Merriam teaches you how to survive the degenerate graveyard deck that will not die!
The Modern metagame for #SCGCOL should be nice and predictable. Infect and Dredge will dominate with no surprises at all. Wait, what's this then?
How do we get new Standard decks? Easy! You push the mana! Ross Merriam shows a successful pilot that did just that! Do I smell an #SCGBALT Standard Classic sleeper?
Do you want a Cinderella story for the #SCGBALT Modern Classic? I think Ross Merriam has found one. Because this deck is positively enchanting!
It's a classic Legacy matchup of Combo VS. Control! Will Ross Merriam, piloting the suddenly hot Aluren deck, get his kicks with Parasitic Strix, or will Michael Majors and tried-and-true Miracles put a temporary halt to the combo comeback tour? #SCGBALT is this weekend!
We're due for a return to form for this once-excellent planeswalker! Ross Merriam may have found just the right context for her at the #SCGBALT Standard Classic!
Curio and Daily Digest decklist vendor Ross Merriam is here to double your fun ahead of the #SCGBALT Standard Classic and sell you some gum. And wouldn't you know it, he's all out of gum...
Long ago, in the land of Theros, a legendary triumvirate of decks ruled Standard. As the #SCGBALT Standard Classic loomed, Ross Merriam learned from that metagame and brought his observations to the Temple! Your quest is to find the 3 Lessons of Theros Standard and read them right here!
Why hasn't Faeries dominated Modern yet? The short answer is that Modern isn't the same format as Lorwyn Standard. But the long answer is that Ross Merriam seems hope for the archetype for the #SCGBALT Modern Classic!
Ross Merriam thinks card advantage is nonsense; the future is all about turn advantage! Also the past. Also the present. Also, this deck is sweet!