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A Tribute to Juzam Djinn

EntertainmentBy Elric (2019-07-09)

Even if Juzam sees very little play outside of Old School, it remains one of the most influential cards printed in MTG history. Join Pietro as he explores the depths of this card, from its art to its flavor text to what made this one of the best creatures in Magic.

Identifying Commander Decks: It's Easy as ABC

ConstructedBy RJGiel (2019-05-20)

Let's look at the wild wild west that is Commander with its infinite ways to build Commander decks, but only certain ways to fit specific playgroups and play styles. What decks are considered "casual" and what makes a deck competitive?

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.

Why BUG Delver Is the Best Delver Deck at the Moment

ConstructedBy CabalTherapy (2019-01-25)

No more Deathrites, no more BUG? Quite the contrary! BUG Delver should be claiming the top spots in this new world and today, I am going to tell you why it eventually will.

Why You Should Play Baleful Strix in Legacy Part 2

ConstructedBy ChristopherB (2018-12-04)

We've seen the card and it's strenghts, now Christopher looks at the card's weaknesses and the current Legacy metagame, right down to how it performs in the individual matchups that you're likely to encounter.

When a Hug Doesn't Mean Love: Kynaios and Tiro Deck Tech

ConstructedBy RyanS (2018-11-27)

Ryan is back with more Commander deck techs. This time he's playing politics with a group hug pet project. Join him as he explains the art of the "deal."

Dangerous Propositions: Punishing Fire

ConstructedBy Kumagoro (2018-11-14)

The Modern ban list is a maximum-security prison with 33 inmates, some of which pose a potentially serious threat to the meta. But now that Big Jace is free, anything can happen. Let's review each of the offenders to see if they're eligible for parole. This time, we talk of the burn spell that won't stay away.

#CMAskTheJudge Episode 28 - In The Maze

EntertainmentBy MaximilianK (2018-11-02)

Episode 28 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, and then check your work below. This week's question involves a ghost and a maze, as well as combat step tricks.

On Lower Tiers: Standard MBC

ConstructedBy Kumagoro (2018-08-08)

Despite the clear dominance of a few lists, Standard is a surprisingly diverse format right now and features a handful unsung heroes. One of these is Monoblack Torment, the most straightforward ramp archetype in the meta. Let's see where it's at now, and where it will go after the October rotation.

From Legends to Dominaria and Everything In Between - Part 3

EntertainmentBy Kumagoro (2018-05-08)

When Magic sets began to revisit past planes, the legendary permanents came along for the journey as a regular feature of each and every outing. It would all culminate this year with the mother of all returns: the one coming full circle to the original plane where everything had started.

The 5 Best Land-Fetching Spells and Their Categories

EntertainmentBy Kumagoro (2018-02-14)

In a typical game of Magic, lands are the main mana producers, the fuel for the majority of spells and the more fuel you have, the farther you can travel along the mana curve. Enter several categories of spells whose main or only purpose is to increase your land count, for a variety of purposes.

My Legacy Picks for Team Trios Constructed GPs

Event CoverageBy Alakazimdk (2018-01-23)

This article will try to give you and your team some options for the Legacy component of upcoming Team Constructed events. I’ll give each deck two scores, the first for experienced Legacy players and the second for players who are not as familiar with Legacy as a format. As with all Legacy lists, expect a high learning curve in a format with Wastelands, Brainstorms, and consistent turn 2-3 combo kills.

Post MKMS Hamburg

FinanceBy DrHoeh (2017-09-19)

What should you buy after MKMS Hamburg?

Dinosaurs and Mortality Rates

FinanceBy DrHoeh (2017-09-14)

Why on Ixalan did you enrage the Dinosaur?

Eternal Wisdom

FinanceBy DrHoeh (2017-01-18)

Philosophy, Picard, Personal Growth, and Price Predictions!

Eternal value

FinanceBy DrHoeh (2016-10-10)

"Preying on the weak" works all the time.

Always bet on Elves

FinanceBy DrHoeh (2016-08-23)

Elves are always broken in every format.

The good, the bad and the trap

FinanceBy DrHoeh (2016-06-27)

Future Sight is 20/20!

Gambling for Life!

FinanceBy DrHoeh (2016-06-20)

Not everything has to be about instant gratification. Slow and steady can win the race as well...

Eternal Masters Day3 Previews

FinanceBy DrHoeh (2016-05-25)

Get ready to be bombarded with more nostalgia!

Liberating Gems

FinanceBy DrHoeh (2016-03-19)

This card has been more or less useless since it was printed...

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Cardmarket Decks

Legacy

5-8
CMSeries Paris 2019 - Legacy
03.06.2019
1st
Fischkrieg Series #1 @ Fischkrieg Siegen
18.04.2019
3-4
CMSeries Ghent 2019 - Legacy
16.04.2019
MTGO
MTGO Legacy MCQ
07.04.2019

Vintage

5-8
Knight Ware Unsanctioned Vinta @ Studio City
17.03.2019
MTGO
MTGO Vintage Challenge
19.08.2018
MTGO
MTGO Vintage Challenge
24.06.2018
2nd
Team Serious Open @ Kidforce Collectibles
19.05.2018

Commander

2nd
ZAP Avril @ Palaiseau
21.04.2019
5-8
ZAP Avril @ Palaiseau
21.04.2019
3-4
Master Zap @ Palaiseau (France)
06.01.2019
1st
Volgograd DC daily 6 @ Volgo Games
23.12.2018

Highlander

3rd
Highlander Masters Westfalen #1 Bielefeld
05.08.2018
7th
Highlander Masters Westfalen #1 Bielefeld
05.08.2018
4th
Highlander URPIN CUP Banská Bystrica, SK
27.05.2018
6th
Highlander URPIN CUP Banská Bystrica, SK
27.05.2018
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