Leveling Up: Imagining Winning Board Statesvon HansD (2019-04-18)
There are many ways to win a game of Magic: The Gathering. For some decks, it's slinging Lightning Bolt at their opponents' faces until their life total is zero; for others, it might be turning big Tarmogoyfs and Death's Shadows sideways and getting into the red zone. Whether we're milling our opponents' libraries or getting there on the back of Celestial Colonnade beats, decks are built to win, and players in a competitive match of Magic try to make the decisions that maximize their win percentages.
London's Calling: The New Mulligan Rule in Modernvon Rone (2019-04-16)
London is calling all Modern players. During Mythic Championship II, Wizards will first showcase a new way to mulligan that might forever affect older formats. If you want to know which decks will benefit from it and what are the pushed cards, this is the article you have been waiting for. Plus, take our Mulligan Quiz!
The Bazaar of Magic: The Gathering and Its Beastsvon Elric (2019-04-15)
Buying, selling, and trading is an everyday part of the life of an MTG player. In this article, I will humorously describe the various seller-types and their main differences, some fun stuff included. As American author Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. once said, "All persons, living or dead, are purely coincidental, and should not be construed.
#CMAskTheJudge Episode 38 - Gravetidevon MartinaT (2019-04-12)
Episode 38 of Cardmarket's AskTheJudge series. Each installment in this series will include a video that poses a rules question about MTG. Watch the video, comment with your answer, then check your work below. This week's question is about Muldrotha's ability that allows you to cast permanents from the graveyard.
25 Years Living Next Door to Serravon SanchoN (2019-04-11)
With just a few months to go before the quarter century anniversary of summoning his first Serra Angel and with the release of a planeswalker card for the creator of the iconic angels scheduled to coincide with that celebration, Sancho merrily hums his own version of British glam rockers Smokie's greatest hit while looking at all things Serra.
Dangerous Propositions: Glimpse of Naturevon Kumagoro (2019-04-11)
The Modern ban list is a maximum security prison with 34 inmates, some of which could potentially pose a serious threat to the meta. In this ongoing series, we're reviewing each of those offenders to see if they're eligible for parole. This time it's the turn of the green storm enabler.
Should This Be Banned - Part 3von RJGiel (2019-04-10)
Welcome back to Should this be banned? Last time we looked at cards that are too oppressive. Today I would like to take a closer look at cards that win the game with little to no effort.
Humans in the Current Modern Metagamevon JaminK (2019-04-09)
In a Modern metagame defined by Faithless Looting and Ensnaring Bridge, a deck that disrupts the opponent while applying pressure might be the key to victory. We'll go through a current decklist, discuss interesting slots in the deck to beat the meta and walk through the two most important matchups.
Getting Ahead Part 3 - Your Opponent Has a Plan von Andifeated (2019-04-08)
There are many traps to fall into as a tournament player on your path to become one of the very best, like no one ever was. One of them is being arrogant. Andreas has lessons on not underestimating your opponent and why it's such an important skill for competitive Magic players.