Fodder Cannon – Deck Tech: Gruul Energy

Kaladesh has brought back Gruul beats in a very interesting way with energy.  I really like that this time around Gruul has more to it than just playing huge dudes.  There’s actually quite a lot of choices you need to make to sequence your energy correctly or efficiently. All of…

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Deep Analysis – Madcap Experiment

Time to experiment! is attempting to carve a spot out in the world of Modern. So I feel there is really a couple of ways to build this deck: lightning quick combo style or long game control build. I’ve decided to try a more control based version so let’s take…

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Deep Analysis – The Toolbox

This week I will be explaining my favorite archetype in Magic, the Toolbox archetype. What is the Toolbox archetype? The term toolbox archetype refers to a deck that has a number of answer cards in your deck and/or sideboard as well as a number of search effects to find the…

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Deep Analysis – Modern’s Evolution

I want to apologize to my fans for the lack of an article this past week. What cards from Standard have moved into Modern? There certainly has been a few. Let’s start with the card that has seen the most play in Modern from Eldritch Moon, .  There have been…

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Deep Analysis: Trying to Breakthrough in Modern – Part 2

If you missed last week’s article, I would suggest reading it first as is it leads into this article.  Part 1 is here. Disciple of Bolas, welcome back! We continue our journey trying to  a new deck in Modern. Build 2 – Hedron Crab So the last version saw me attempt…

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Deep Analysis: Trying to Breakthrough in Modern – Part 1

Breakthrough by Raymond Swanland

, it is time to begin experimenting.  You do like to brew, don’t you? Today we are going to look at an experiment that I am working on for Modern involving the EMN card, . Many players are attempting to break this card.  The question is whether a 4 mana…

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