Let’s Metagame – The Future of Humans

If you didn’t know already, I’m a huge fan of Humans in Modern. I love it’s ability to adapt to most of the matchups in the format. The disruptive and aggressive natures work wonders together, being able to effectively hinder your opponent’s gameplan while furthering your own is something I…

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Let’s Metagame – B/W Midrange 2.0

M19 is officially here, and Standard is still changing! I touched on the B/W deck several weeks ago. And while it seemed to vanish for awhile, it has gone through some changes. The new set also added some much needed juice to power it up. So, let’s take a look…

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Let’s Metagame – U/B Midrange

It’s that time again, Nationals! Along with all of the hustle and bustle of tournament Magic, Nationals is held high in some players’ hearts. This tournament means more to some, as being able to play for their respective country in the World Magic Cup is a great honor, and is…

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Let’s Metagame – GP Vegas and Modern

This past weekend was a blast! I attended GP Vegas, one of the premiere GPs of the year, and technical difficulties aside, it was a great tournament and one for the books. The atmosphere was amazing, and I can’t think of a better way to celebrate Magic’s 25th anniversary. My…

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Let’s Metagame – The Un-Red Deck (Esper Control)

What a weekend! With another Pro Tour in the books, and an unsuccessful SCG Regional Championship for me (unfortunately), a lot of Magic was played this weekend. This was a great time to evaluate where Magic is, especially in Standard. Now, opinions of the Pro Tour’s Top 8 accounted for.…

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Let’s Metagame – The State of Standard

As I stated in my last post, Standard is a rapidly evolving format right now. There’s been a lot of debate of what the “best deck” is, and why you’d be wrong by playing anything other than that deck. Now, I can’t tell you what to play. I don’t have…

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Let’s Metagame – Vehicles Part 2 (R/B Aggro)

Standard is lightning fast right now, changing overnight (not literally) makes it super hard to keep up with what’s going on. Luckily this is the 21st Century, so we have the means to analyze such a rapidly evolving game-state. If you “tuned” in to my last article, you read about…

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Let’s Metagame – Back to the Heart (W/B Vehicles)

I’m loving Standard right now. A lot of new and innovative decks are seeing play and holding their own against the remaining decks from the old format. As any metagame shifts, and different cards start to see a rise in popularity, other cards also become better positioned. The ebb and…

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Let’s Metagame – Introductions

Who am I, you ask?  It’s so much easier to introduce myself in person, like all I have to do is say “hi”, and shake your hand or something. You don’t have to deal with writer’s block in the real world, but I’ll try my best. Alright, my name is…

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Mythical Magic – What does Rivals of Ixalan mean for Merfolk?

Hello everyone! Today’s topic will be: what does Rivals of Ixalan bring for the fishy tribe of Merfolk. Rivals of Ixalan is not a grand set so the length of this spoiler season will be shorter. Cards get reviewed fast and people are already brewing new lists and have their…

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