Are you trying to make your Magic game more consistent? That's great and all, but The Boss doesn't want any part of it! There's a reason Tom's trophy case is robust, and it's because he doesn't play for anything else! Get his guide to spiking Modern here!
Storm's resurgence in Modern isn't lost on Emma Handy! She's taken a liking to the deck and wants to teach you how to pilot it! Join her as she talks dead cards, all-stars, and sideboarding with Modern's newest old archetype!
The pick order is an essential tool for drafters of all skill levels, but knowing when to deviate is essential for getting better! Ryan Saxe introduces you to the when and the why!
Questions have traveled through the aether to Brad Nelson's current undisclosed whereabouts, and his replies have arrived! Get his takes on pre-tournament routine, the best Todd in Magic, whether Zombies is a trap, and more!
We've all been in a seat where the picks aren't making sense. What went wrong? Is it really the other player's fault? Ryan Saxe gives you a few pointers on getting the most out of your draft!
Jadine Klomparens knows Longtusk Cub. She's played with it. She's played against it a thousand times. But this time? It taught her a valuable lesson! Read up and get closer to Standard mastery before Grand Prix Washington DC!
It's some of Magic's longest-standing Constructed orthodoxy: "Play exactly 60 cards." But what if that's not correct? Sam Black explores the possibilities of running more than 60 cards in Modern ahead of SCG Richmond!
Think combo decks are all one-dimensional? Think again! Conley Woods peels away the complex interlocking pieces of his Intruder Alarm deck and the intricacies of its toolbox sideboard!
With hard-won expertise and more than a little of his signature dry humor, Shaun McLaren shares his essential steps to preparing for a tournament when you have no team to back you up!
Join Emma Handy for a journey into SCG Cincinnati Standard! How does an SCG Tour grinder prepare for a brand new format? She explains her process here!
Emma Handy is forever exhorting readers to playtest, playtest, playtest! But all that playtesting won't do any good if you're not doing it well. Get her secrets to proper playtesting ahead of the SCG Season One Invitational!
Why did those fifteen specific cards make it into the winner's sideboard? Sam Black breaks down the classes of sideboard cards and uses an analogy from Limited to sharpen this side of your game!
Sometimes, there's a card you really don't want to see across from you at the table. How did your opponent identify and build around that haymaker...and what can you do to beat it?
While some Magic advice is timeless, many of the game's most treasured proverbs are getting stale. Emma Handy takes on three persistent yet pernicious adages, breaking down exactly where they fall apart, and shares the key to testing them on your own!
Magic is a game of small edges, so you'd better be ready to get them all! Pro Tour Champion Gerry Thompson teaches you many of the theories, tools, and guidelines he's been working with lately to take over games, and by extension, entire events!
When the most dangerous decks in Modern are all about skimping on printed mana costs or paying life or cascading, you'd better be ready for some fast hostility! Emma Handy talks about the many ways to get under traditional mana curves at Grand Prix Las Vegas this weekend!
Now, I wouldn't say Jim Davis is in a slump, but he has a high standard for himself (being a Players' Champion and all). How do you keep going when Magic isn't going your way?
In yet another piece that establishes her as one of Magic's top theory teachers in the game today, Jadine Klomparens talks about the game resource that too often takes a backseat to mana, life, and cards in hand: game timing! And we're not talking about the round timer either...
Got the new-deck blues? Emma Handy is here to help! Most players have trouble switching between decks and archetypes, but advice from an SCG Tour standout who's planning on playing something new at SCG Charlotte is just a click away!
"Put pressure on your opponent." "Put your opponent on a clock." We've all heard those sayings, but Jadine Klomparens wants to put meaning back in them! Discover the fundamental difference ahead of SCG Charlotte!