Sometimes you just have to play with what works! Under that philosophy, Tom Ross has brought the #SCGINDY-winning W/R Vehicles deck to the table, while Ross Merriam is piloting the finalist Grixis Emerge list. Who'll win this Standard Open rematch ahead of #SCGRegionals?
With a Pro Tour this weekend to go with #SCGRegionals, there's a lot of bold claims to make for SCG Tour Todd Stevens! He's giving you his picks and his decks for the big Magic weekend!
What better way to prepare for #SCGRegionals than watching two of our best do battle? At #SCGINDY we saw B/G Delirium face Temur Aetherworks late in Day 2 for a chance to make the Top 8. How will Ross Merriam and Todd Anderson fare in their face-off?
Nobody loves strong Magic data like Adrian Sullivan, and he has a ton of things to say about Smuggler's Copter and its first event last weekend at #SCGINDY! Is this thing Standard's destiny?
We know the deck to beat; now we need to figure out how to beat it. Luckily for us, we have GerryT at our disposal. He's spent the week testing and re-building archetypes with one goal in mind: to beat Smuggler's Copter...and everything else!
There are a lot of players getting ready for the Pro Tour, but there are a lot more of us who will be watching coverage and crushing #SCGRegionals! This Standard has a lot of new interactions and card types, and The Boss is back with a laundry list of ways you can catch your opponents completely off guard!
Not all hope is lost! Shaheen Soorani has to skip this Pro Tour, and he's letting all his control tech out of the bag for you to use at #SCGRegionals!
Emma Handy and her team had a great weekend at #SCGINDY! What's more is that many of them had a fascinating artifact build! Emma talks about the future of the strategy here!
SCG Players' Champion Jim Davis had a great weekend at #SCGINDY, but he wasn't close enough to the trophy to satisfy him. Jim talks about the best, the worst, and the sweet brew he regrets not playing! Join Jim for all of this and an important message to one of his closest friends.
There's always plenty of room for improvement on first-week Standard decks! Chris Lansdell has brewed up new versions of these archetypes as well as put together builds to beat up on them!
How good is this card? Where is its place in history? Can it conquer Modern as much as its conquered Standard? What cards can step up to it...and what cards can step on it? Sam Black studies the strange phenomenon of Smuggler's Copter and its probable place in shaping Standard to come!
The man with the beard and the trophy is ready to speak! Read about CVM's popular win, his team's prep, and how he feels about the baddest looter on the block!
If you're not big on Smuggler's Copter, there are lots of other fish in the sea. Or in this case, the graveyard! Ross Merriam highlights a sweet brew for new Standard!
The results are in! Smuggler's Copter is flat-out crazy good! But is unbeatable? Ross Merriam gives some professional insight into the strange ways the Standard format is going to wrap around this flyer and the ways you can get ahead of it in the weeks to come!
It's no coincidence that a lot of players are finding more consistent success by aligning themselves with other players on the SCG Tour®! Mark talks team shop and gives advice for following suit this week!
#SCGINDY may have been won by a lot of pilots piloting Pilots, but there was another red and white way to win that almost made it to the top! Ross Merriam has the list here!
#SCGINDY made a ton of headlines over the weekend! Decks and cards we didn't expect showed up, one deck laid claim to the top of the early metagame, and Chris VanMeter took home the gold! That's what we saw. What did a Pro Tour Champion see? Ari Lax explains the important lessons you may have missed!
Four abilities on a planeswalker for four mana isn't necessarily the end of the new Standard analysis if you're as analytical and successful as back-to-back Invitational Champion Tom Ross. What are his picks for the best and worst of Kaladesh? #SCGINDY is just hours away!
Today's matchup is all about the big game! Todd Anderson has the power of twelve Gearhulks on his side, while Brad Nelson wants to go even bigger with World Breaker and Emrakul, the Promised End! Will one of their builds bring you last-minute inspiration for #SCGINDY?
#SCGINDY has a Modern Classic on Sunday that you shouldn't forget about! Can Kaladesh make a big impact on Modern? Adrian weighs in!