Posts Tagged ‘Standard’

Controlling the Meta With Aether Revolt

Give me a new Standard legal set, and I’ll build a UBx control deck out of it. This isn’t even a joke – my first priority upon seeing new cards (after evaluating them in Limited) is to build control decks. Even when I...


Top 8 MtG Matches

Why hello there avid reader! I see you have stumbled upon the part of the internet where pure gold is aplenty. My name is Abdullah Elhawary but feel free to call me Hawary and I shall be your guide. I know what you must be wond...


Theorycrafting Standard: Grixis Artifacts

Look: I really, really love playing Grixis. Whenever a new set comes out, the first thing I try to do is brew a Grixis list in Standard. Fortunately for me, it’s actually been hovering around tier 2 for a while. Would I p...



Standard Brews With Shadows Over Innistrad, Part Two

Welcome back to the inside of my dumb head as I theorize about Magic cards! Hopefully the first installment inspired you to come back for part two – and I promise, this time I don’t spend 1000+ words talking about o...


Standard Brews With Shadows Over Innistrad, Part One

Shadows Over Innistrad, the latest Magic: the Gathering set, is insane. I just punted a great opportunity for a Madness pun, didn’t I? Oh well. Bad at puns, bad at writing, bad at Magic. What can I say, I’m a bit d...