It's a bizarre time of year for Daily Digest, which is why Ross Merriam is enlisting you! Have a brew you want spotlighted? Now is your chance!
Now then, with all of that pressure to beat Emrakul, Copter, and Reflector Mage out of the way, Ross Merriam can crack his knuckles and do some fun stuff! Like seeing how many counters he can possibly put on a single monster. Or like winning the game with a giant robot. See? Magic is great.
How messed up would Aether Revolt Standard have been without the triple bannings of Reflector Mage, Smuggler's Copter, and Emrakul, the Promised End? Ross Merriam and Brad Nelson bring you a Copter-on-Copter battle from the future that was, with Ross's W/B Aggro taking on Brad's Mardu Vehicles!
Don't just dive head-first into your all-in decks! You have plenty of time to kill your opponent with your ridiculous combo! Ross Merriam teaches you some finesse in this completely mad brew!
If Ross Merriam looks a little ill, it's because he can't stop casting one sick Magic card in Modern! And Aether Revolt is only hurting matters!
If you want a good place to start as far as changing the Modern landscape with Aether Revolt, Ross Merriam recommends a list!
Standard may have concluded on a Promised End, but before that, there were lots of archetypes vying for attention at the top tournament tables! Ross Merriam thinks its time for those archetypes to return to the forefront, and he's got lists to prove it!
#GPLouisville will have all the usual archetypes, sure. But it's also going to feature rogue monsters like this unbelievably sweet deck! Think you have to play the same old stuff this weekend? Hardly!
Even control decks need a way to close the game. Ross Merriam presents a U/W Control build with a rather surprising win condition!
Sometimes the packs just don't open up the way you want them to! Ross Merriam guides you through a pair of seemingly lackluster yet truly tricky picks!
If you like the Lands deck in Legacy, you may fall in love with Ross Merriam's latest Modern find! How do you play this many lands and never flood?!
#GPLouisville will feature the biggest Legacy metagame we've seen in ages! So will Miracles be the deck to beat? Will an unfair Storm strategy smoke the competition? Ross Merriam says you're way off: There's an archetype that's been slowly getting better behind the scenes, and it will torch the unprepared!
Ross Merriam will have to illustrate to you the finer points of this deck, because everyone else is just looking on speechless. This. Deck. Rules.
#GPLouisville is on its way, and Legacy fans from all over the world will be there! Ross Merriam has the jump on a great rogue strategy if you're still shopping for your archetype!
Imagine how awesome life would be if Santa was a Dragon. Ross Merriam is a child at heart, so he's letting his creativity run wild. But he has a Modern decklist too. Something for everyone!
You know, Ross could use a mundane pack this week, but since it's almost Christmas, it stands to reason he should use a good one! And this is, in fact, a good one...
The No-Banned-List Modern experiment continues! Today, Ross Merriam pilots one of the original broken decks of Pro Tour Philadelphia, Blazing Shoal, against Michael Majors's souped-up Miracles build! Who'll take down this battle of brokenness?
Remember when Jeskai Ascendancy was going to take over Modern? Turns out it's still lurking in the shadows! Ross Merriam showcases an unusual build that also uses the power of Monastery Mentor!
Is Magic: The Gathering a sport, electronic or otherwise? Either way, Ross Merriam has imported a useful sports analytics tool to help you with deckbuilding! How can Value Above Replacement improve your Limited game, and why is "nothing" sometimes a better card than Lightning Bolt?
When was the last time white cards did anything for you? Cut 'em! Let's make room for cooler cards! Which would you rather play: Path to Exile? Or a giant monster pig? Yeah, exactly.