GerryT brings back a recurring popular column about the things that make him different than your average player. Get insight into the mind and processes that have set Gerry apart from the rest of the Magic world!
The debate that never dies is back! Is Standard too scripted? How much control over your own destiny do you have? BBD puts on his reading glasses, studies hard, and relays the results of his experiment on the subject here.
Though Ross Merriam had an incredible 2014, he's out for blood. Read about the epiphany he experienced recently that will take his amazing play even higher!
In this excellent piece, Brad Nelson gives you the logic of his step-by-step process for metagaming and deckbuilding! Follow the metagame master as he tells you exactly how it's done!
Michael Majors checks in to provide important perspective on Magic through the ups and downs of his 2014 competitive year!
With a new year and a new Planeswalker ahead of him, CVM reflects on what it takes to succeed - both for eight-drop 'Walkers and for himself.
Pro Tour Champion Shaun McLaren looks at the different ways to think about Magic and how to shake up your play style - even how to change how you feel about the game.
Anthony Lowry is ready to take on the grinder's life again in 2015! See Anthony's plans for his writing, his game, and his tournament lifestyle for the coming year!
Sam Black didn't become a Team World Champion or a Top 8 competitor at every level of the game by not knowing how sideboarding works. Join Sam as he explains to you the fundamental philosophies of sideboarding, what you're not comprehending, and why you're losing after games 2 and 3.
To say it's been a great year for Ari Lax would be an understatement. But he's not done yet! See how he did in his personal goals set one year ago, and see what the Pro Tour Champion has in store for 2015.
CVM struggled mightily at the Invitational, but here, he shares with you how he's going to get into fighting shape for the goal he's worked for all year: this weekend's Players' Championship!
Whether you're new to the competitive side of the game or you just can't seem to find your Magic niche anymore, Mark has a great guide to help you find your way through your deck choices before your next event!
Want to know why Brad Nelson has had such improved success lately? He wants you to know too. In this candid read, Brad opens himself up and tells you why he's better equipped for the #SCGINVI than he ever would've been before!
Brian DeMars knows the importance of knowing exactly what are you doing in competitive Magic! Are you trying to metagame yourself out of success at #SCGINVI? Read Brian's advice before you do!
If you need a good picture of the evolving mind of a grinder, you can't get any better than Anthony Lowry. Today, he tells you how to cut the cute stuff so that you can succeed at the #SCGINVI this weekend and beyond!
There's a lot more to Magic success than endless playtesting and deck sketching. Jim Davis discusses the contagious nature of success and how you can use it to do your best at #SCGPORT and beyond!
Tradition tells us that aggro, control, combo, and midrange are the go-to easy labels for decks and deckbuilding. GerryT, however, is playing Magic in 2014, and these labels don't help you as much as they used to...
Do you find yourself struggling with sideboarding? Ari Lax thinks you're probably trying too hard. In this incredibly simple and profound guide, the Pro Tour champ shows you how to avoid shooting yourself in the foot for #SCGPORT!
Adrian Sullivan is a Magic veteran, and he didn't become one by tilting and being self-deluded. Read about some of the mistakes he's made along the way and try to be as perfect as you can for #SCGATL!
How do you know if your deck is built correctly? Perhaps more importantly, how do you know when it's correct to build incorrectly? In this great thought-provoking piece, Adrian Sullivan talks about the fine line between having a clunky mess and having a counter-intuitive masterwork for #SCGRICH!