You asked and Brad Nelson has answered! He's serving up a dozen delightful discussions, from his favorite common of all time to how Wizards could improve players' lives across the board! See if your question was one of the lucky selections!
Grinding Magic tournaments isn't all fun and games, but some of the perks are real, too! Emma Handy offers her insights from more than a year of playing on The SCG Tour. Got questions? She's here to help!
Tragedy can become tradition when a Magic community gathers around one another to do great things. If you're in the neighborhood this weekend, please join in one of the most enjoyable tournaments you'll find all year!
Blame is always easier said than proved, and Ross Merriam is not convinced that SaffronOlive's recent piece on planeswalkers is the correct perspective to take on the future of Standard Magic. In this excellent series of counterpoints, Ross gives his take on the merits of Magic's mascots.
Somehow, the Saheeli Rai / Felidar Guardian combo is still Standard-legal, so Brad Nelson has your latest build and sideboarding guide for the Four-Color version of the deck! He also shares his bond with his GP New Jersey-winning brother Corey Baumeister and the lessons he's learned from Corey's climb.
No news is good news a lot of the time, but was it this time? Sam Black isn't interested in taking a hard stance because he sees both sides of a very complex and difficult equation! Read Sam's excellent reasoning on the hot topic of the week! Which side of these issues are you on?
Count Pro Tour Champion Shaun McLaren among those not thrilled with Monday's silent no-ban drama! If the Standard format isn't going to change, how is it going to get better? Shaun has some things he needs to get off his chest this week!
Reactions to the B&R update, New Judge Promos, & #mtgdogs
What do you want out of Magic? What's your plan to get there? Jim Davis has the straight talk you need on setting goals, making plans, and putting in the time to realize them. Take it from someone who's made the sacrifices to get where he is!
You spoke and we listened! Jeff Cunningham's interview with Dr. Richard Garfield, creator of Magic, is now on SCG Select in one convenient article!
Is Jace, the Mind Sculptor too good for Modern? Shaheen Soorani's answer is a loud and clear "No!" He reveals his hopes and concerns ahead of Monday's Banned and Restricted announcement!
Announcement Day revealed, Alison Luhrs talks about Magic Story, and The Command Zone discusses the creative process.
Modern Masters 2017 financial advice from Chas Andres and Rogue Deckbuilder, LSV goes over the Modern metagame, and TheMagicManSam dives into the art of Nils Hamm.
Among Commander's unique traits is its emphasis on multiple forms of winning. Sheldon Menery brings together community voices and adds his own insights into what true victory means for the 100-card format!
Celebrating a little format diversity is good and all, but the new philosophy on Standard bans goes a lot further than that. Jeff Cunningham isn't a base-level thinker, and he believes this new era deserves a little more scrutiny.
The Magic Story Podcast takes over, Seiben talks Baral vs Chandra, and Commander action abounds!
The Magic Online Championship shows it's lineup, The Professor and Wedge hit Vegas, and a possible release time for Magic Digital Next?
In the follow-up to last week's excellent article on deck selection, Brad Nelson provides you with plenty of advanced and professional thinking about some of the things in your tournament game that desperately need more attention!
What's your goal, and how will you get there? Your mentor Shaun McLaren shares his secrets to the Magic Mindset and puts you on the path to success...with a few helpful hints to keep you from losing hope along the way!
Wizards moves up Magic Online releases, and The Professor evaluates Mystery Boxes. This is Split Second!