Sam Black is still innovating in Standard! See his latest efforts in this new video series, just in time for Grand Prix Miami!
Sam Black refuses to sit idly by while only dozens of decks remain Standard viable. Surely, we can do better! See the latest eccentric project from one of the game's foremost deckbuilders before Grand Prix Miami! What unseen mastery will Sam demonstrate this week?
#SCGBALT isn't all about Modern! There's a $5,000 Standard Premier IQ waiting in the wings as well! See Sam Black tweak on a strong archetype to give it what it needs to surpass the competition!
Sam Black revisits his work last week in order to criticize and study his own admitted flawed methodology. Learn how being honest with yourself and your process is a great way of improving! See Sam's updated lists for Standard's $5,000 Premier IQ at #SCGBALT!
Sam Black, the original advocate of this strategy, gives you the most detailed analysis of the archetype to be found anywhere so that you can succeed with it at #SCGLA.
Sam Black was one of the original champions of R/W Tokens in this format, but now he's shifting his R/W gameplan to a new strategy! See if it pays off before #SCGLA this weekend!
Just days after a breakout performance, Sam Black is already tweaking Amulet Bloom to be even better before #SCGHOU's $5,000 Modern Premier IQ!
It's no secret that Sam Black and Justin Cohen's Amulet Bloom decision paid off big time at the Pro Tour. What you may not know is the touching back story behind their success and what the tournament meant for their future.
Sam Black showcases what could be an interesting emerging archetype before this weekend's Pro Tour Fate Reforged in Washington DC!
There's more to metagaming than just tweaking a card or two: you have to know what the decks are and what's working in the format. More meta than that, you have to know how to work as a team, and Sam Black has some help with exactly that!
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.