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Vintage at Cardmarket Series Barcelona, an Analysis

ConstructedBy Elric (2019-11-06)

A modern version of BUG Fish claimed the trophy in a metagame filled with artifact and combo decks, but also speckled with a few surprises. Let's see how the latest releases and changes affected the Vintage metagame, and take a look at the Top 4 decklists!

Forgotten Zeroes: Reserved List Wallflowers

EntertainmentBy SanchoN (2019-07-24)

The Reserved List is a major factor when it comes to maintaining the high secondary market price of certain cards, but so is the playability or pure nostalgia associated with those cards. A big chunk of cards on the list would not be affected by reprints, and no one would complain, or potentially even notice, if they were reprinted.

The Bazaar of Magic: The Gathering and Its Beasts

EntertainmentBy 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.

Inner Workings: Dredge

ConstructedBy Kumagoro (2019-03-27)

In each installment of the Inner Workings series, we'll examine a different Modern archetype to find out what makes it tick. This time, it's the turn of the most successful combo deck in the current meta, a unique strategy that the DCI bans have tried to keep in check since the very beginning of the format.

Should This Be Banned - Part 1

ConstructedBy RJGiel (2019-03-04)

We all know the hype and speculation about ban list announcements made by WotC for Modern and Legacy. But what about the commander ban list? Who takes care of it, and why are certain cards on there? Today, Robert wants to explore beyond our kitchen tables and into the broken, degenerate, format that Commander can be.

Dangerous Propositions: Dark Depths

ConstructedBy Kumagoro (2019-02-19)

The Modern ban list is a maximum security prison with (KCI update!) 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 evil queen of the tokens.

Will Vintage Players Survive Survival Aggro

ConstructedBy Elric (2019-01-21)

A combination of Bazaar of Baghdad and Survival of the Fittest with the raw power of Hollow Ones and Vengevines has given birth to a new aggro deck that may be funny to play but is very consistent.

Land Ahoy - Realms of the Cube

LimitedBy SanchoN (2018-09-07)

Hoist the sails and raise the flag! It's time for another installment of Cube for Squares, our beginner’s guide to Cube-building. Today, we venture on a path to discover lands to conquer and shiny cards to fill your coffers – or what other storage solution you use to house your treasured Limited environment.

The Hollow Renaissance of Vintage Dredge

ConstructedBy Elric (2018-06-27)

Pietro dives back into Viintage with a deep analysis of a new Vintage Dredge deck. A few recent cards gave the deck new and intriguing twist, Dredge decks have always been a stable deck in Vintage Top 8s. Let's open the history book and look at the new Dredge.

5 Dragons You Might Meet on the Battlefield

ConstructedBy Kumagoro (2018-03-23)

Dracarys! Despite their typical casting cost being midrange and beyond, Dragons always find a way to show up in decks of all kinds. Their current situation across the formats is not too shabby, and not just in red-based builds. Here’s a selection of the flying terrors all the cool kids are playing.

Spike-Phobia in the MTG Market: An Analysis

FinanceBy Elric (2018-03-21)

Starting with the definition of “What is a spike?”, I will attempt to analyze the typical behaviors of MTG players when it comes to buying cards and give some hints on how to manage them.

Bringing Commander 1v1 From The Kitchen Table to the Tournament Table

ConstructedBy Elric (2018-03-12)

Born as a causal format and intended for funny multiplayer games, today Commander 1v1 has garnered a large community and needs to move forward. This article will examine the major distinctions between the main Commander 1v1 formats and evaluate their strengths and weaknesses.

A Lesson on When Not to Concede

EntertainmentBy Andifeated (2018-02-16)

There is a general consensus floating around that players should concede "unwinnable" games in order to save precious time. This article covers the benefits of playing "unwinnable" games out and how I've won a game with a mulligan to one card while my opponent had a full grip.

Keeping Vintage Alive in 2018

ConstructedBy Elric (2018-01-17)

After being among the protagonists during the first three years of the MKM Series, Vintage has been replaced by his understudy, Limited. Here we discuss what may be wrong with Vintage and the Vintage community.

Bazaar of Madness

FinanceBy DrHoeh (2017-12-18)

"This is madness!" - "Madness? This is Rudi!"

Unique Value

FinanceBy DrHoeh (2016-02-09)

It might take years, but at one point the introduction of new cards will create an environment for the card to shine and its price to spike!

Fair Game

FinanceBy DrHoeh (2015-10-06)

Essen Spiel and MKM Series Prague are just around the corner!

Ask the Doctor

FinanceBy DrHoeh (2015-09-04)

There were multiple interesting questions raised in the comments recently, which were worthy of their own article and will be discussed today.

Vintage Championship 2015

FinanceBy DrHoeh (2015-08-26)

What do Dragonlord Dromoka, Pyrite Spellbomb and Repeal have in common? Obviously they are the best cards in Vintage, right?

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