Conventional wisdom says that you should play Abzan or Jund if you just have to grind midrange in Modern, but times have changed! Simplicity is the name of the game, and Todd Stevens explains why in excellent detail for SCG Philadelphia!
The boys still aren't out of Rivals of Ixalan packs! That can only mean one thing: it's time to battle more! Who are you rooting for?
He may be a Modern master, but Todd Stevens knows there's a new Standard on the horizon at his old Texas home! SCG Dallas will be one third Standard, and he wants to help you squash your rivals with new Rivals of Ixalan decks!
Much of the east coast is snowed in today! So what does that mean? Grab the hot cocoa and crack some packs with Ross and Todd!
Pick up a pack and tear it open! Rivals of Ixalan is days away from hitting the scene, and our VS guys are vying for the title of Mini-Masters Champion!
If you're like us, you have a few leftover packs from Prerelease weekend! And it only makes sense to put them to good use! Who will prevail when these two Rivals square off this week?
We are officially at the tradition level with Todd Stevens and his always-fun deep ranking of the newest Magic expansion's cards! With surprise picks and surprise omissions every time, no one guarantees more value! Speaking of value...
That's the big question, isn't it? How much sway will these cards have in established metagames that aren't willing to budge? Todd Stevens thinks they're going to move plenty! Clear the way for Rivals of Ixalan!
Let's start 2018 off by jumping into Rivals of Ixalan! Todd Stevens and Ross Merriam are checking out the previews and pre-orders, and there appears to be some disagreement! Who do you think is right?
Todd Stevens wraps up his grand survey of the Modern metagame with a look at the combo and aggro decks of the format! Read this concluding part and the others before SCG Columbus!
The Standard past and present exhibition matches continue on VS! Brad Nelson wields Twin Blade, which saw two cards banned from it in Standard and a whopping six cards banned in Modern! Can Temur Energy keep up in the hands of Todd Stevens?
It's a battle of Standard present and past! Todd Anderson takes up the mantle of Temur Energy, battling against Todd Stevens and the Bant Humans deck that helped make Brian Braun-Duin World Champion in 2016! You just might be surprised by the results...
Todd Stevens continues his comprehensive Modern Compendium with a look at the control and "big mana" strategies of the format! A must-read ahead of SCG Columbus!
With Pauper announced as a Grand Prix side event format in 2018, we're getting into the spirit on VS! Watch as Todd Stevens wields Temur Tron against Ross Merriam and Mono-Green Stompy!
Looking for a one-stop guide to all things Modern? Well, that would be too long for just one article, but Todd Stevens is here to get you started with the midrange decks! Watch for the rest of this series later this month!
We're wading into the unbanning debates on VS! Is Bloodbraid Elf really THAT broken in Modern? What about Jace, the Mind Sculptor? Brad Nelson and Todd Stevens are here to remind you why those cards should stay gone!
The Todd Squad has assembled for some fabulous fringe Modern action on VS! Will Todd Anderson take over with Mono-Blue Turns, or will Todd Stevens and Mono-Black Death Cloud destroy his foe's dreams? Don't mistake "fringe" for "terrible," because these decks will wreck your day if given half a chance...
Things are getting a little goofy on VS! Todd Stevens just wants to cast Doubling Season and planeswalkers, while Ross Merriam is on a mission to mill out his foe! Which strategy will reign supreme?
We've rescued this one from the Thanksgiving archive! Thanks to the Magic of our Magic Directors, we can check out Todd Stevens and Ross Merriam battling Modern just in time to celebrate the Season Two Invitational! Good luck, everyone!
Todd Stevens is going to finish Season Two of the SCG Tour atop the leaderboard, and it won't be particularly close! But what were the secrets behind his success? He offers a few notes for the SCG Season Two Invitational and beyond!