So close and yet so far, Pro Tour Champion Shaun McLaren looks back at his result from this year's World Championships and unpacks why he picked the decks he played for both Standard and Modern.
Join Shaun McLaren as he prepares for the World Championships with this Modern Masters 2015 draft video!
Fourth walls are made to be broken, and Pro Tour Champion Shaun McLaren invites you into his mind as he prepares for the World Championships this weekend. Mind your feet, there's plenty to trip on in here!
While we have not seen very much about Abzan Rally since the Pro Tour, Shaun McLaren thinks it still has a potent home in today's metagame and takes it out for a spin ahead of #GPLondon this weekend!
While #PTOrigins saw a lot of successful breakout decks, Pro Tour Champion Shaun McLaren felt his strongest chances lay with improving Ray Tautic's Abzan Rally deck - and earned a strong finish because of it!
Join Pro Tour Champion Shaun McLaren as he prepares for #PTOrigins by drafting Magic Origins. Catch his thoughts as he explores the set!
Siege Rhino is a heck of a card, and this week's results at #SCGCHI still suggest it is a top contender in Standard even though another deck stormed the Top Eight. Pro Tour Champion Shaun McLaren examines how to build, play, and mulligan with Abzan in time for #SCGRICH!
Pro Tour Champion Shaun McLaren offers an immersive look inside both a Magic Origins draft and his head as he explores the format and its major decision-making points.
This past week has been full of all sorts of new information, and Shaun takes a look at the new mulligan rule, the new set, and the meta-issues of being good at the game and keeping our community good for the game.
Pro Tour Champion Shaun McLaren has just started streaming Magic Online matches, and has some thoughts to share about what it will take to make Magic more watchable and accessible to a broader audience.
With Magic Origins spoilers officially hitting high gear, Shaun takes a first look at some of the Standard implications of the last-ever Core Set, examining key cards that might fit into existing archetypes or spawn new decks of their own.
Meet MOM, your friendly computer-based happiness optimization matrix that knows you well enough to tell you not to abandon Jeskai in order to play Splinter Twin, and unfortunately knows you're too stubborn to take good advice when it's given to you, Shaun.
Shaun McLaren became a Pro Tour Champion on the strengths of Jeskai Control in Modern, and while it has fallen off of most players' radars in recent months he feels it can still be a good choice - and shares his build for Grand Prix Charlotte this weekend!
Fresh off of a Grand Prix Top Eight in Modern Masters 2015 Limited, Shaun looks back on what it meant - and felt like - to succeed in such an astoundingly large weekend of tournaments.