Deep Analysis – Fight Club: When to fight over a card in Magic

  Welcome back to Deep Analysis. Today’s article is going a little deeper than my usual ones.  Most of my articles have been about statistical analysis of formats, history of the game, or detailed deck information.  This article is going to ask you a deeper, more thought provoking question. What…

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Deep Analysis – Terminus

This week’s article is going to talk about a large elephant in the room No, not that elephant >_< I speak of Miracles, a deck once know as CounterTop. According to MTGgoldfish.com, Miracles has ballooned to around 18% of the field in Legacy.  *stats updated through 6/20/16 and contains both…

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Deep Analysis – Imperial Recruiter

I’ve posted a lot over the past month about the Legacy format.  I hope that my articles, along with the release of Eternal Masters, has helped to grow your interest in the Legacy format. So now that you are interested in exploring the Legacy format, you want to know grow…

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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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