The patron saint of sacrifice engines, Sam Black has been doing all kinds of work on establishing a new kind of monster for Fate Reforged Standard! See a few of the decks he's worked out for the $5,000 Standard Premier IQ at #SCGIndy!
How does a world class deckbuilder approach a card as hyped and powerful as Monastery Mentor? Find out before #SCGDC's big Standard weekend!
With Burn in Modern getting infused with Treasure Cruise lately, Sam Black takes the concept a step further. What happens when you take that premise and add in Legacy fast mana? Sam begins the experiment!
You want new decks? You got em! One of the most influential deckbuilders in the world takes on the latest Magic set and applies it to the Standard of the future!
Sam Black logs on and takes the scariest enchantment in Modern through this video before #SCGPHILLY's $5,000 Premier IQ!
Fate Reforged hasn't been released yet, but it's made a splash in Sam Black's mind! Get his thoughts on Ugin, two of the new Khans, and what it'll take to get Sam into full brewing mode!
There are all kinds of Whip decks flying around Standard going into #SCGCOL, but you haven't seen this one yet! Sam Black gets his brew on!
Sam Black became a Team World Champion and Pro Tour Top 8 competitor because he knows how to dig deeply into the format he's testing to see all sides of its metagame! Join him as he pulls apart the Standard metagame to see all of its moving pieces before #SCGCOL!
Sam Black is combining the best of both worlds! Can't decide between an aggressive token deck and the grindy enchantment builds? Why not try both?
Sam Black didn't become a Team World Champion or a Top 8 competitor at every level of the game by not knowing how sideboarding works. Join Sam as he explains to you the fundamental philosophies of sideboarding, what you're not comprehending, and why you're losing after games 2 and 3.
Magic World Championship competitor Sam Black continues to work on the archetype he most favors in the format! See if the deck is primed to take you to success in your next event!
It's been a busy few months of Magic for Sam Black. The world class deckbuilder took to Seattle and nearly came away with a giant check and a trophy! See how he navigated the field before your next Standard or Legacy IQ!
Sam Black updates the deck that he took to the Pro Tour! See his highly evolved list and get a great sense of his professional Magic process for testing it in this video!
Sam Black documents the wonderful and often surreal experience of playing in the most exclusive Magic tournament in the world! From the games to the environment, Sam tells all!
Sam Black gives a detailed account of his process in preparing to tackle the Standard metagame at the World's most prestigious Magic event! Review his lists and his theory before you take down the #SCGINVI!
Sam Black spent his week battling in France for the ultimate Magic title! See how a world class player thinks about the Modern format before the $5,000 Premier IQ at #SCGPORT!
Sam Black had bigger fish to fry than a Limited GP, but he went all the same and snatched a well-deserved top 8! Find out how he made it to the top of the mountain despite having a Sealed pool that was (by all accounts) underwhelming!
Still the most popular and criminally underrepresented control strategy in Standard, Sam Black takes the skill-intensive archetype through this series of test videos for #SCGRICH!
Sam Black put an excellent deep run together at the Grand Prix! Read his report before #SCGRICH, as it contains crucial (and common) gamestates you're likely to be tested on at this weekend's Legacy Open!
Sam Black takes a page out of the Daily Digest playbook and takes a sweet rogue build through a series of videos! Does this list have what it takes to tear apart Grand Prix New Jersey?