This Pro Tour metagame caught even the best and brightest off guard! We went from a dangerously fast format to...a control-oriented metagame on the brink of a combo meltdown? What is going on here?! Sam Black previews the next evolution of this insanity for #SCGMKE's Standard Classic!
Sam Black thinks there's nothing finer in Modern than putting opponents on lockdown! Watch him pilot the Prison-like Lantern Control through five rounds on Magic Online!
Kaladesh is now out on Magic Online and Sam Black is taking his swing at the new Limited format! Watch him draft and pilot his picks through three rounds of cyber-competition!
How good is this card? Where is its place in history? Can it conquer Modern as much as its conquered Standard? What cards can step up to it...and what cards can step on it? Sam Black studies the strange phenomenon of Smuggler's Copter and its probable place in shaping Standard to come!
Is there a more fun format than Cube drafting? If so, we'd like to know about it! Sam Black puts together a new Cube video for your enjoyment!
Sam Black is hard at work on the newest Limited format on everyone's mind as we approach #GPAtlanta! The Prerelease weekend was only the beginning, and the upcoming Pro Tour will be heavily influenced by this Draft format! Let Sam get you started in the right direction!
Sam Black is running Valakut Delirium back! This time around, he's streamlined the list to a "mere" 93 cards, but there's still plenty of quirky fun to be had! Will you go big at the #SCGINDY Modern Classic?
One of the best ways to crush an unknown format is to have a plan to be proactive! Sam Black is taking what we know about previous Standard and using that to fuel his innovations for #SCGINDY weekend! Which of these decks houses your favorite strategy in Kaladesh?
Sam Black is running U/R Reveler back! His new and improved Modern brew takes the spotlight in a five-round League on Magic Online. Get inspired for the #SCGINDY Modern Classic!
Sam Black's team took down yet another team Grand Prix at #gplouisville! It seems like teams of pros are way more likely to take down these events than their amateur counterparts. Sam Black knows exactly why, and he's telling you how to get on the professional page when it comes to team Magic!
It's a Valakut, the Molten Pinnacle deck. It's a Delirium deck. It's ... 117 cards?! Sam Black explains his latest Modern monstrosity, leaves online opponents befuddled, and possibly starts a big-deck trend for #SCGORL...
Sam Black cannot wait to get his hands on Kaladesh! The set has already given him a ton of complex deckbuilding and play decisions, but the one he is most excited to try out is the already-celebrated Energy mechanic! Leave it to Sam to give unprecedented gameplay mechanics some excellent analysis!
Need more Modern archetypes in your life? Need more outside-the-box ideas piloted by Sam Black? Boy is this your lucky day! Sam Black revels in the innovation in his new video!
Sam Black loves decks that give him a ton of decision points! Modern may not have a more complex archetype than this one, and Sam is an absolute expert on its ins and outs! Become a better pilot before the #SCGRICH Modern Classic!
What's better than sending a fistful of burn at your opponent's face? Reloading with Bedlam Reveler and doing it all again! Sam Black pilots Reveler Burn through a five-round Modern League on Magic Online ahead of #SCGRICH!
"Play the most unfair deck that people aren't prepared for." This is the conventional Modern wisdom for spiking events, but what does that actually entail? What determines an unfair deck? How do unfair decks match up against each other? Sam Black has a must-read for anyone looking to win Modern Magic events.
Leave it to Sam Black to take two breakout concepts and put his own innovative spin on them! See the deckbuilding master pilot his newest Modern creation in his latest video!
#SCGINVI will showcase the two biggest competitive formats in the business! Luckily for us, a ton of data from both formats was made available over the weekend! And even more fortunate? We've got a brilliant Magic mind in Sam Black to tell us what it all means!
Modern is the format on everyone's mind coming out of the weekend, and the #SCGINVI will only stoke the fire further! Leave it to Sam Black to brew up another new way to approach the metagame!
Sam Black rarely puts himself out there with the safest deck choice, and Pro Tour Eldritch Moon was no different. Here he provides the logic that led to his metagame call, his fascinating rogue brew, and what he anticipates the future holds for the archetype!