Ryan Saxe returns with a delightfully devilish Draft Digest! Today's dilemmas revolve around hedging. When is it right to take a card that just might lead you to an entirely new deck in Ixalan Draft?
Two Rivals of Ixalan cards revealed, plus the Pro Tour Team Series lineups for this year.
Grand Prix Atlanta will be here before you know it! Cedric Phillips kicks off the Countdown Blog with his event overview. Whether you're a Standard grinder, a Commander fan, or an art lover, there's something for you!
U/R Gifts Storm has taken Modern by...well, that pun's just way too easy. But amid all the hoopla, the metagame has forgotten about Pyromancer Ascension, and today's deck just might catch the SCG Regionals field off-guard!
Chris Lansdell's evil Spike side is a vicious, ruthless straw opponent. But as two of Chris's brews get torn apart, it's worth remembering: the Tier 1 decks don't draw perfectly all the time...
Like a Vampire landing on distant Ixalan's shores, Bennie Smith is ready to discover what the set has to offer Commander fans like him! Today's exploration: Vona, Butcher of Magan!
A decklist controversy is quelled, learn to Winston draft with LoadingReadyRun, and The Professor talks Ixalan story.
Brennan DeCandio likes the chatter about banning Deathrite Shaman roughly as much as he does the idea of a Modern Pro Tour! Today he highlights the ways the do-it-all Elf might see action at SCG Washington DC!
How does a top player like Worlds competitor Gerry Thompson go about picking a deck for a Modern event like Pro Tour Rivals of Ixalan? He and Bryan Gottlieb share their knowledge ahead of SCG Washington DC's Modern Classic!
Opt has received comparisons to Serum Visions in Modern combo decks like U/R Gifts Storm, but what if the real comparison is Thought Scour? Ross Merriam explores an unusual Esper Control deck from Magic Online!
Jeremy catches you up on the new information about 2018's Grand Prix structures, what it means for Day 2s all over the world, and gives a look at the latest promos!
Collins Mullen took SCG Cincinnati by surprise with his Modern Humans deck! Get the inside story of the Open, the plays, and the sideboarding from the winner himself, just in time for the SCG Washington DC Modern Classic and the upcoming SCG Regionals!
Learning a variety of decks leads to long-term growth, but playing what you know gets better short-term results! Emma Handy shares her journey and her thoughts on her Infect deck from last weekend's Modern Classic Top 8!
Chris Lansdell is back with the latest technology in the Temur Energy versus Sultai Energy matchup...just kidding! Enjoy this wacky Standard brew built around Hazoret's Undying Fury and Paradox Engine! Let's go wild, brewers!
Bonuses for drafting at your LGS, info on the Magic Arena beta, and an Ixalan artwork showdown!
SCG Invitational winner (and Elemental token!) Dylan "The Delver Deliverer" Donegan has been passionate about 3/2s for U in Legacy for years! Get his advice on the archetype for this weekend's big Legacy party in Washington DC!
Skred Red has a Grand Prix-winning pedigree, but what happens when you take out Skred and the Snow-Covered Mountains? You get this Red Prison deck that went 5-0 in a Magic Online League! Who needs snow with a list like this!
Four wacky and unpredictable decks enter, and one wacky and unpredictable deck leaves! Who has what it takes to endure the Coliseum of Randomness on Commander VS? Strap in. There may be no coming back from this...
Merfolk vs Goblins alternate art, the Professor is confused about Gift Packs, and Innistrad flashbacks!
As a former Development-side member of Magic R&D, Peter Ingram has insights into the Modern Banned List few people can match. Today he offers his takes...wait, he thinks Chrome Mox is safe to unban? Why? How?!