Tom "The Boss" Ross has been playing Heroic in one form or another for most of the season, and he's well-prepared to stay on top of Standard's ever-shifting metagame. Catch his updates to the Bant Heroic archetype as well as his sideboarding advice to win each matchup!
With the Standard Open returning to Charlotte this weekend, we're also returning to the Modern format which has been shifting wildly during this PPTQ season. Todd and The Boss, Tom Ross, explore some of Modern's more unusual decks in today's Versus Video.
Recent shifts in the metagame have favored recursive morph creatures and powerful death triggers, and if you want to stop their shenanigans you're going to have to exile them from the game entirely.
BBD and "The Boss," Tom Ross, pick up one of Standard's most important matchups to see how it plays out in time for #GPLondon this weekend - which deck is favored when you pit U/R Thopters against G/W Aggro, and why?
Join Brad Nelson and Tom "The Boss" Ross as they battle Legacy to prepare for #SCGDC this weekend! The Boss has his trusty Infect deck, while Brad is giving the powerful 4-Color Delver deck a try for the first time!
Standard has shifted to a new, more aggressively-minded format after #PTOrigins, but Bant Heroic has what it takes to keep up. Check it out as Tom "The Boss" Ross updates the deck for Grand Prix San Diego and beyond!
Abzan Rally has thrown all of Standard for a loop and The Boss, Tom Ross, has his answers for how best to address it in time for #SCGRegionals this weekend.
In today's Versus Video, Todd Anderson and Tom "The Boss" Ross battle with a very different pair of blue-white decks: Thopter Control and Heroic Aggro. Which will come out on top?
Being on the play is great, everyone knows that, but to win an event you'll have to win a lot of games on the draw. Just by losing a die roll, you'll have to break serve at least once to win the match... and Tom "The Boss" Ross examines what you can focus on to do that more often.
Brad Nelson and Tom "The Boss" Ross battle Standard in today's Versus Video, testing out Tom's Tutelage Control deck against Brad's tried-and-true G/R Devotion as they prepare for #SCGHI!
Nobody these days knows how to lift a trophy with a red deck quite like Tom "The Boss" Ross, and he looks at all of the color's gains in Magic Origins to prepare to hoist that trophy at #SCGCHI as well.
8-Rack is an often-underestimated deck archetype in Modern, and those are exactly the sorts of decks Tom "The Boss" Ross likes to pick up and beat you with. Check out his thoughts on the archetype and how it fits into the format and give it a try yourself!
In today's Versus Video, Todd Anderson and Tom "The Boss" Ross get to work on Magic Origins Standard by testing out Jeskai Tokens against a new Naya Ramp build!
Jace, Telepath Unbound is an intriguing planeswalker - his ultimate is either a do-nothing or a game-winner, and his -3 ability sounds like Snapcaster Mage's but is very different. The Boss puts Jace through his paces in a variety of decks.
With enough of Magic Origins spoiled to get a good feel for what the set might have to offer us in Standard, BBD and Tom "The Boss" Ross start testing out post-Origins Standard in today's Versus Video!
An intriguing new take on Abzan just won an MTGO PTQ, and to figure out how good it is, Brad Nelson and Tom "The Boss" Ross set it up in the Abzan mirror against a more dedicated control build. Is this the deck you should be playing at #SCGBALT? Find out inside!
Nothing ignites the spark of imagination quite like the possibility of a turn-one planeswalker. Kytheon beats down like The Boss, and Tom has several decks to try him out in.
The Boss has had some Modern adventures over the past two weeks, and he recounts the Season Two Invitational Weekend and Grand Prix Charlotte and the variety of decks he played across multiple events.
After so many weeks of grinding for huge events, Todd and Tom Ross want to check out some of the quirkier and more fun sides of Standard in today's Versus Video!
BBD and The Boss, Tom Ross, bring two of Modern's top archetypes to battle it out in preparation for Grand Prix Charlotte this weekend!