Strong-Arming Standard – Green/Black Midrange

Strong-Arming Standard – Green/Black Midrange

This week I’m going to try and take a look at everything that a standard Golgari deck can play right now (though I might miss some—there are a ton of options for the deck). Lets go by mana cost: 1 mana Llanowar Elves – I would recommend this in almost every...
Strong-Arming Standard – GRN After Week One

Strong-Arming Standard – GRN After Week One

Welcome! We’ve had a few large events for the new standard format, so let’s look at what has been doing well. The 3 events I’m going to be looking at are the Magic Online PTQ, the recent SCG Classic, and the SCG Team Open. The team open will be the...
Rethinking Ravnica – Week One Strategies

Rethinking Ravnica – Week One Strategies

Today I’m going to go over what I think will be some of the most powerful decks for week 1 of the new standard format. Aggressive decks have historically been very successful week 1, and I expect Boros to be the aggro deck of choice this format. Legion Warboss,...
Preparing for Rotation – Thoughts on Ixalan-M19

Preparing for Rotation – Thoughts on Ixalan-M19

Hello everyone!   I’m going to be looking at current standard decks and discussing what they lose with rotation. Without knowing the full set for Guilds of Ravnica it would be impossible to tell you any exact lists for future decks, but we can discuss what each...