It's a look ahead at Ixalan Standard on VS! Will Tom "The Boss" Ross stomp with G/R Dinosaurs, or will Todd Anderson win with B/G Constrictor? SCG Dallas is just around the corner!
The Standard rotation is nigh, and Peter Ingram isn't wasting any time! What spins on old archetypes does he have up his sleeve, and what's brand-new in his Magical universe ahead of SCG Dallas?
Not Ari! He says the set's impact on Standard is based on cards rather than themes like Merfolk or Pirates, and he's building the SCG Dallas decks to prove it!
Ixalan's full of tribal goodies for Merfolk, Pirates, Vampires, and Dinosaurs, but that's not exotic enough for Matt Higgs. He's brewing decks around Aetherborn, Jackals, and Artificers!
Gerry Thompson isn't liking Vampires' chances in Ixalan Standard, but he's ready to feast on the other three main tribes! Get his latest decklists for them, plus another that's remarkably...cryptic.
Hurricane Irma might be keeping Brennan DeCandio from traveling to SCG Louisville, but that just means he has more time to scour the Ixalan previews! Get his takes on the set's mechanics and underrated cards!
The quest for Ixalan's best Standard deck continues on VS! Todd Anderson wields Grixis Control against Brad Nelson and the combo power of Jeskai God-Pharaoh's Gift!
It's a change of pace as the Rosses explore Ixalan Standard! Tom "The Boss" Ross finds himself in the controlling role as he plays Four-Color Energy against Ross Merriam and R/B Aggro!
Flip cards are nothing new in Magic, but cards that flip into lands? Now that has Jim Davis's attention! Get his takes on Search for Azcanta // Azcanta, the Sunken Ruin and the rest!
Bennie Smith is hyped for Ixalan! What discoveries has he made for Commander? How much does he treasure Treasure? And is that a Standard deck?!
The Ixalan legendary enchantments that turn into lands have Sam Black flipping out! You'd better believe he wants Legion's Landing for a Tokens deck, but what about Search for Azcanta?
Chris Lansdell dreams of Treasure! And with not one but two alternate win conditions to brew with, no wonder he's smiling. But that's not all that's on his mind!
A series of remarkable reprints in Ixalan will reshape interaction in Standard! Jadine doesn't just go card-by-card, though; she has your essential framework for thinking about upgrades and downgrades!
With the massive Standard shake-up looming, once-popular cards find themselves looking over their shoulders! Ross Merriam shows you how to compare cards that would otherwise fit in the same niche!
Patrick Chapin's mind is on blue and brewing as the Ixalan previews roll in! You want Pirates? Dynavolt Tower decks? Approach of the Second Sun? He has all three and more as he envisions the way to stay blue in the new world.
Brennan DeCandio has a feeling we're not in Kansas anymore! But it's not Oz we're wandering about. Ixalan has Dinosaurs stomping about, and winged Monkeys have nothing on Ripjaw Raptors...
Ari Lax is hoping for a new, less broken era of Standard with Ixalan's arrival! Get the Pro Tour champion's insight into the new set's emerging trends and what he hopes to see in the final week of previews!
The names may be the same, but post-rotation Standard means major adjustments on VS! Will Tom "The Boss" Ross come out on top with Ramunap Red, or will Todd Anderson win with the now-Gideonless Mardu Vehicles?
Is Ripjaw Raptor the next Courser of Kruphix or Tireless Tracker? Gerry Thompson is ready to find out! See his Dinosaur-themed decks, from straightforward Temur Energy ports to the wild Dino Reanimator!
Brad Nelson offers a Mono-White Eldrazi sideboarding guide for those looking to take it to their country's Nationals before giving his insight into the key cards of Ixalan!