Posts Tagged ‘Magic the Gathering’

My First PPTQ Tournament Report

When I moved back to the States for college, one of the many things I was excited to try was competitive Magic: the Gathering. I hoped to start grinding PPTQs and to go to GPs when I got the chance. Two and a half years later, ...


Beating Modern’s Best Decks – Part I

The title of this article is slightly misleading because I don’t believe there truly is a deck in Modern that can trounce the entirety, or even most, of the field. Rather, Modern is a minefield. You can never expect what ...


RUG Tempo in Post-Rotation Standard

One of my greatest fears during Ixalan spoiler season has been that post-rotation Standard will remain largely unchanged. Decks like Temur Energy, UB Control, and Mono Red don’t lose much. In fact, new cards entering the form...



Jace, Cunning Castaway is a Perfect Addition to Modern Delver

Delver decks in Modern have long been playable, but rarely tier one. The archetype’s quality fluctuates, in large part because of its inconsistency. Modern doesn’t have Legacy’s cantrips or disruption, and Delver is stuck...


Hour of Devestation’s Five Most Busted Limited Rares

Grind//Dust What isn’t to like about this card? At worst, it represents a two-for-one. Grind is effectively a cheaper Splendid Agony (yes, I know this isn’t entirely true, but it’s close enough). In this environment, Dust...