The dawn of Ixalan Standard has given Adrian Sullivan a case of brewer's brain! Today he showcases three black-aligned builds that revel in the format's newfound freedom, from unfettered aggression to Cruel Control!
If you're a fan of exciting innovations in Week 1 tournaments, SCG Dallas may have seemed like bad news. Ross Merriam is here to show you the silver linings that point to an intriguing Standard future! We're just getting started!
The first Pro Tour circuit event featuring Ixalan will be this weekend's World Championship! Two-time Pro Tour finalist Shaun McLaren breaks down his Top 8 Standard decks going into the event and what they must do to thrive there!
Chris Lansdell promised a Brew Blitz, and he's delivered in a grand way! Check out his sketches for a Magical future where last month's metagame is just a memory!
After the SCG Dallas results, Dinosaurs look like fossils already! But Todd Stevens isn't giving up on the retro reptiles. Get his latest list, strategy advice, and a sideboarding guide for the major matchups!
Welcome back, Commander VS! And what better way to kick off the new season than with the legendary creatures of Ixalan?
Patrick "The Innovator" Chapin continues his popular rundown of all the major (and some not-so-major) blue and black cards of Ixalan. Pirates and Dinosaurs (and more...)? Oh my!
It doesn't matter who you are or what you want: Conley has it all this week! Join him for a look at the future beyond SCG Dallas, covering all Standard points in between! It's Conley's big day!
SCG Dallas is in the books, and it's back to Standard on VS! Todd Stevens wields the Open-winning archetype, Sultai Energy, against Brad Nelson's distinctive U/G Pummeler deck! Who metagame'd it better?
It's time for Game 2 of Ixalan Mini-Masters VS! Will the underdog tie up the score, or will the player who drew first blood take a commanding lead? Todd Anderson and Brad Nelson have your answer!
Sometimes first picks in Ixalan Draft come down to binary choices...and sometimes third picks offer plenty of great options! Ryan Saxe has both scenarios in today's Draft Digest!
Bennie Smith isn't the only one who's fallen for Ixalan's Dinosaurs! Sheldon Menery has his own take on Gishath, Sun's Avatar. Come all who wish to give a Savage Stomp to their next Commander pod!
Tom "The Boss" Ross wasn't able to see the SCG Dallas results before his deadline, so today he talks Ixalan Limited before highlighting a variety of Modern brews!
After stomping around with Dinosaurs, Bennie Smith turns his attention to Ixalan's other new major tribe: Pirates! And after he's done explaining his Admiral Beckett Brass build, you'll be joining her crew in no time flat!
Ari Lax saw the signs of SCG Dallas's dominant decks in Magic Online results last week! Get his insights into the cards that mattered and where the metagame goes from here!
Tom "The Boss" Ross pilots U/G Merfolk against Todd Anderson and Sultai Tower in a battle of the new Standard on VS!
Back by popular demand, it's Mini-Masters VS! Watch Todd Anderson and Brad Nelson play with packs of the latest set and see who draws first blood on Ixalan!
Get Patrick Chapin's ideas on Ixalan's green cards, just in time for SCG Dallas!
Brennan DeCandio has joined Standard League after Standard League on Magic Online, hoping to find the perfect Standard deck for SCG Dallas! And while he doesn't have all the answers just yet, he's happy to share what he's learned so far!
Gerry Thompson highlights the three archetypes he expects to dominate the SCG Dallas metagame and the fourth that could surprise them all.