Unclaimed Territory didn't just open up possibilities for Human tribal in Modern! Slivers have started appearing in Top 8s again, and Ross Merriam is intrigued...
Death and Taxes is getting an upgrade in Modern! What happens when blue cards mix with Etched Champion and Aether Vials? You and Ross Merriam are about to find out!
If you've been looking for a new control experience in Modern, you're not the only one! As summer rolls around in the Southern Hemisphere, Ross Merriam showcases a Cruel Control deck for your next big event! Shards of Alara Standard fans: Let's go down memory lane...
Sword of the Meek hasn't made many waves in Modern since it was let back into the format. Can Gerry Thompson's new build featuring Search for Azcanta change all that? Let's welcome Gerry back from the World Magic Cup!
Jeff Hoogland makes wild deck choices sometimes, but Ross Merriam has nothing but respect for his latest Modern Eldritch Evolution deck!
What happens when Living End meets As Foretold? One of the coolest Modern decks Ross Merriam has seen this year!
Ari Lax. Sam Black's Lantern Control deck. Unsuspecting Magic Online players. Go on. Click the link. You know you want to...
Who wants a combo deck in Standard? And before you cringe about memories of Felidar Guardian or Aetherworks Marvel, Ross Merriam wants to assure you that this 5-0 Magic Online League deck is perfectly fair...and fun!
Bedlam Reveler might be the most fiendish puzzle Modern players have yet to crack! We don't even know what to call this deck, but we're willing to watch Pro Tour Champion Ari Lax take it on just as the Season Two Invitational gets underway!
Just call GerryT the puppetmaster! He's taking up the Four-Color Marionette Master Standard deck that made waves and the Top 16 at SCG Baltimore, and he's putting it to the test on Magic Online ahead of the SCG Season Two Invitational!
Heart of Kiran has fallen by the wayside in Standard since the rotation of Thraben Inspector, but the stats are just too good for the legendary Vehicle not to find a home! Ross Merriam has found an intriguing Naya Midrange option with...Prowling Serpopard?! Finally!
Long before Humans decks took Modern by storm, there were Slivers! Watch Ari Lax pilot an updated version on Magic Online ahead of the SCG Season Two Invitational!
Chas Andres isn't convinced the new Magic digital offerings are a bad omen! Get our finance guru's take on why he thinks Magic: The Gathering Arena is far from problematic...and why Magic Online is far from dead! Nobody panic!
Brennan DeCandio is not particularly sanguine about Magic: The Gathering Arena's chances. He tells why he chooses to play the game on Magic Online...and why he thinks it's about to break his heart again.
What happens when several midrange Modern strategies get blended together with a playset of Nahiri, the Harbinger on top? The wildest Bring to Light deck Ross Merriam has ever played, that's what! Check it out before the SCG Season Two Invitational!
The Tezzerator archetype has lain dormant for a while in Modern, but a recent Magic Online result has restarted the hype machine! Get Ross Merriam's take on the list and watch it in action!
Opt has received comparisons to Serum Visions in Modern combo decks like U/R Gifts Storm, but what if the real comparison is Thought Scour? Ross Merriam explores an unusual Esper Control deck from Magic Online!
Skred Red has a Grand Prix-winning pedigree, but what happens when you take out Skred and the Snow-Covered Mountains? You get this Red Prison deck that went 5-0 in a Magic Online League! Who needs snow with a list like this!
Sometimes a Magic Online session goes wrong, as Ari Lax found out when he tried Ad Nauseam with Opt in Modern ahead of SCG Cincinnati! Oh well. At least he got an easy win against Goat Tribal! Wait...Ari...you DID win against the Goat deck, right...?
The narrowness of the Standard metagame has been greatly oversold! Ross Merriam highlights a combo-centric R/W Approach deck from the Top 16 of U.S. Nationals ahead of SCG Cincinnati's Standard Classic!