Posts Tagged ‘Magic’

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, ...


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...


Modern Jund Primer

On the 3rd of October in 2008, my soulmate was born. Well, not exactly born, but rather re-branded and re-purposed. It was given a nudge which helped it develop into one of the most dominant shards in Magic’s history. It ...