Deep Analysis – Dash Hopes

*Amended on 6/3/16 due to the fact that is a Reserved List card* Last week I said that this week’s article was going to be about my theory for the future of the Legacy format. Friday’s spoiling of Eternal Masters changed that plan. There are a number of glaring omissions from…

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Deep Analysis – Hail to the King, Baby

Eternal Masters Preview Week 1 has begun and I am excited for sure. Wizards has done a fantastic job with the previews they have dropped so far.  I haven’t been this pumped for a full Magic set in a LONG time. Our series on the Legacy format continues today as…

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Deep Analysis – Combo Breaker

Welcome back to Deep Analysis! Continuing on our tour of the Legacy format, let’s move into an area of great speed, the combo decks. If a card can be broken, it usually happens in Legacy. With 23 years worth of cards, sometimes even the most obscure (and seemingly harmless) card…

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Deep Analysis – Flipmaster Flex

Let’s talk more about Legacy. One of the more powerful spells in Legacy is one from the recent past. Flipmaster Flex The help flip Legacy in to a format where the Insectile Aberration has been a defining part of the metagame since it was printed in Innistrad in 2011. Delver…

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Deep Analysis – Worldflame

My plan when the weekend started was to talk about the innovation from the Pros at PT SOI. That decision changed on Sunday with the announcements by Wizards of the Coast. No More Modern Pro Tours This was the first jolting news.  This was announced on the Mothership as well. For…

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Deep Analysis – Ongoing Investigation

With less than two days to the start of Pro Tour Shadows of Innistrad and 3 days before the SCG State Championships, players have a list of what appears to be the decks of the format.  The question remains is there one deck to rule them all? Mono-White Humans Max…

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