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Modern Deck of the Week: Actual Draw-Go Control!

By Skura (2022-08-10)

Every Wednesday Insight is taking a quick look at one of the top-performing, most peculiar, or simply sweetest Modern decks among recent results. A reinvigorated take on White-Blue will warm the heart of every hardcore control freak. What do we do on our turn? That's right, we draw (and play a land) and say go!

Six Shades of Blue: The Threesomes

By Skura (2022-08-05)

Control is widely associated with the color blue—and for good reasons. Whether it's countermagic or card draw, blue gets the most and the best such spells. A reactive strategy basically locks you into this one color, and a second color adds some nuance. Now let's explore how a third color changes the dynamic!

On Video This Week (31/2022)

By CMInsightTeam (2022-08-01)

Every week Cardmarket's YouTube channel publishes a lot of exciting Magic content that you don't want to miss—from combat in gameplay to combative debates to the latest news regarding previews and prices. Collecting everything in one place, here's your TV program for the week of August 1.

Top 5: Cards to Buy, Summer Harvest

By Rone (2022-07-29)

The sweet summer lull offers a welcome reprieve from the frantic flurry of Magic releases. But the calmest time of the Magic year also makes for the perfect moment to invest in cards at a low price. The secondary market never sleeps, and if you're on the hunt for bargains, neither should you!

On Video This Week (30/2022)

By CMInsightTeam (2022-07-25)

Every week Cardmarket's YouTube channel publishes a lot of exciting Magic content that you don't want to miss—from combat in gameplay to combative debates to the latest news regarding previews and prices. Collecting everything in one place, here's your TV program for the week of July 25.

On Video This Week (29/2022)

By CMInsightTeam (2022-07-18)

Every week Cardmarket's YouTube channel publishes a lot of exciting Magic content that you don't want to miss—from combat in gameplay to combative debates to the latest news regarding previews and prices. Collecting everything in one place, here's your TV program for the week of July 18.

The State of Legacy, Summer 2022

By CabalTherapy (2022-07-15)

Let's take a look at the state of the Legacy format today, and let's take inventory. What are the decks to beat? What are the runner-ups? What are decks to watch out for? The times may have changed, and many details did too, but the format's pillars still hold strong and carry on.

Pioneer Deck of the Week: Puzzle Pieces in Place

By TobiH (2022-07-13)

Every Wednesday Insight is taking a quick look at one of the top-performing, most peculiar, or simply sweetest Pioneer decks among recent results. A few weeks after the latest bannings, Izzet Phoenix has found its footing again. Current builds deliver consistent performances, partly due to Pieces of the Puzzle.

Modern Deck of the Week: Saheeli Twin Prison

By Skura (2022-07-13)

Every Wednesday Insight is taking a quick look at one of the top-performing, most peculiar, or simply sweetest Modern decks among recent results. The overlooked combo that dominated Standard once upon a time is apparently back in Modern, but in a revamped configuration. Felidar Guardian and Saheeli Rai go to prison!

On Video This Week (28/2022)

By CMInsightTeam (2022-07-11)

Every week Cardmarket's YouTube channel publishes a lot of exciting Magic content that you don't want to miss—from combat in gameplay to combative debates to the latest news regarding previews and prices. Collecting everything in one place, here's your TV program for the week of July 11.

Top 5: Cards to Buy, Baldur's Gate Edition

By Rone (2022-06-30)

For the first time, Cards to Buy takes a peek at Magic's most famous multiplayer format. The occasion is the recent release of Commander Legends: Battle for Baldur's Gate. Let's look at the financial implications of the set in the months to come, and for the cards that are worth buying!

Pioneer Deck of the Week: Monoblue Spirits

By TobiH (2022-06-29)

Every Wednesday Insight is taking a quick look at one of the top-performing, most peculiar, or simply sweetest Pioneer decks among recent results. It looks like highly interactive blue decks are the new kings of the format. And it doesn't get more interactive, or more blue, than this specimen!

On Video This Week (26/2022)

By CMInsightTeam (2022-06-27)

Every week Cardmarket's YouTube channel publishes a lot of exciting Magic content that you don't want to miss—from combat in gameplay to combative debates to the latest news regarding previews and prices. Collecting everything in one place, here's your TV program for the week of June 27.

Coverage: MMM Showdown June

By CMInsightTeam (2022-06-25)

We invited the best of the local Modern community as well as a host of international stars to the first MMM Showdown streamed live from Berlin. Tune in and catch Andrea Mengucci, Eli Loveman, and Simon Nielsen playing on camera, with commentary from Thoralf Severin, Arne Huschenbeth, and Jamin Kauf!

Pioneer Deck of the Week: Time to Talk Teferi

By TobiH (2022-06-22)

Every Wednesday Insight is taking a quick look at one of the top-performing, most peculiar, or simply sweetest Pioneer decks among recent results. Some people call the format uninteractive. But how can that be true when White-Blue Control enjoys a regular presence at the top tables?

Modern Deck of the Week: Deep Blue Something

By Skura (2022-06-22)

Every Wednesday Insight is taking a quick look at one of the top-performing, most peculiar, or simply sweetest Modern decks among recent results. This time we're diving into one of the cleanest (and weirdest) decks you may ever see! But it went 9-0-2 and took first place at a recent Modern Open.

On Video This Week (25/2022)

By CMInsightTeam (2022-06-20)

Every week Cardmarket's YouTube channel publishes a lot of exciting Magic content that you don't want to miss—from combat in gameplay to combative debates to the latest news regarding previews and prices. Collecting everything in one place, here's your TV program for the week of June 20.

On Video This Week (23/2022)

By CMInsightTeam (2022-06-07)

Every week Cardmarket's YouTube channel publishes a lot of exciting Magic content that you don't want to miss—from combat in gameplay to combative debates to the latest news regarding previews and prices. Collecting everything in one place, here's your TV program for the week of June 6.

Three Decks to Take from Modern to Pioneer, or Vice Versa

By ElonThragtusk (2022-06-07)

Pioneer may be more accessible than Modern, but maintaining different decks in both formats can be very expensive. So let's look at three decks that perform well in either. If you're a Modern or Pioneer player interested to try out the other format, these decks provide a solid starting point!

Pioneer Deck of the Week: Ledger Prowess

By TobiH (2022-06-01)

Every Wednesday Insight is taking a quick look at one of the top-performing, most peculiar, or simply sweetest Pioneer decks among recent results. Following the release (unleashing) of Ledger Shredder, there had been a bunch of Izzet strategies vying for the crown. Now a champion has emerged.

Modern Deck of the Week: Blue Tron

By Skura (2022-06-01)

Every Wednesday Insight is taking a quick look at one of the top-performing, most peculiar, or simply sweetest Modern decks among recent results. The last Modern Challenge saw one of the most well-known Magic Online grinders dust off and take their old trusted machine to a Top 16 finish: Blue Tron is back!

On Video This Week (22/2022)

By CMInsightTeam (2022-05-30)

Every week Cardmarket's YouTube channel publishes a lot of exciting Magic content that you don't want to miss—from combat in gameplay to combative debates to the latest news regarding previews and prices. Collecting everything in one place, here's your TV program for the week of May 30.

Top 5: Cards to Buy, Pioneer Edition

By Rone (2022-05-27)

In this review of the hottest cards on the Magic singles market, we take a deep dive into Pioneer. The format currently enjoys a massive resurgence due to its comeback in the competitive arena. Amid rising demand, let's look for hidden gems that are still available at affordable prices!

Modern Deck of the Week: Take All the Turns with Time Sieve

By Skura (2022-05-25)

Every Wednesday Insight is taking a quick look at one of the top-performing, most peculiar, or simply sweetest Modern decks among recent results. This time we're revisiting a Cookbook shell that got a new life thanks to Ledger Shredder. Can we eat all the Food, combine all the Clues, and take all the turns?

On Video This Week (21/2022)

By CMInsightTeam (2022-05-23)

Every week Cardmarket's YouTube channel publishes a lot of exciting Magic content that you don't want to miss—from combat in gameplay to combative debates to the latest news regarding previews and prices. Collecting everything in one place, here's your TV program for the week of May 23.

Pioneer Deck of the Week: Ledger Phoenix

By Skura (2022-05-18)

Every Wednesday Insight is taking a quick look at one of the top-performing, most peculiar, or simply sweetest Pioneer decks among recent results. Everyone knows that Pioneer is Arclight Phoenix's playfield, but no one suspected that it would get such a nice toy. Let's watch some Birds!

On Video This Week (20/2022)

By CMInsightTeam (2022-05-16)

Every week Cardmarket's YouTube channel publishes a lot of exciting Magic content that you don't want to miss—from combat in gameplay to combative debates to the latest news regarding previews and prices. Collecting everything in one place, here's your TV program for the week of May 16.

Daily Deck Tech from Capenna: Murktide Shredder

By Skura (2022-05-13)

Every workday while the Streets of Capenna are new, Insight takes a quick look at another deck featuring the fresh cards! Ledger Shredder already took spots in various Pioneer and Modern builds. This time it claims the spotlight in a true tier one strategy of Modern: Blue-Red Murktide.

Daily Deck Tech from Capenna: Dimir Reanimator Control

By ElonThragtusk (2022-05-11)

Every workday while the Streets of Capenna are new, Insight takes a quick look at another deck featuring the fresh cards! Sometimes, the simplest route is the best one to take, and here's a rare example from Modern. One straightforward plan, just two colors, mainly four-ofs, and no nonsense.

On Video This Week (19/2022)

By CMInsightTeam (2022-05-10)

Every week Cardmarket's YouTube channel publishes a lot of exciting Magic content that you don't want to miss—from combat in gameplay to combative debates to the latest news regarding previews and prices. Collecting everything in one place, here's your TV program for the week of May 9.

Daily Deck Tech from Capenna: Ledger Delver

By Skura (2022-05-09)

Every workday while the Streets of Capenna are new, Insight takes a quick look at another deck featuring the fresh cards! Pioneer's blue-red decks get streamlined more and more as time goes on. One tempo-oriented build got super lean now thanks to a full eleven cards from the new set. Enter Ledger Delver!

Daily Deck Tech from Capenna: Calibrated Blast of Mortality

By Skura (2022-05-06)

Every workday while the Streets of Capenna are new, Insight takes a quick look at another deck featuring the fresh cards! Modern knows many combo strategies. One of them is essentially a one-card combo, and you could say it's a blast to play. A curious addition has now reinvigorated the deck!

On Video This Week (17/2022)

By CMInsightTeam (2022-04-25)

Every week Cardmarket's YouTube channel publishes a lot of exciting Magic content that you don't want to miss—from combat in gameplay to combative debates to the latest news regarding previews and prices. Collecting everything in one place, here's your TV program for the week of April 25.

Daily Deck Tech from Capenna: Evelyn, Covetous Commander

By RyanS (2022-04-20)

Every workday while the Streets of Capenna are new, Insight takes a quick look at another deck featuring the fresh cards! This time we're playing with 100 cards, and with some of our opponents' cards as well. Let's see how our commander Evelyn, the Covetous builds a collection worth coveting!

On Video This Week (16/2022)

By CMInsightTeam (2022-04-18)

Every week Cardmarket's YouTube channel publishes a lot of exciting Magic content that you don't want to miss—from combat in gameplay to combative debates to the latest news regarding previews and prices. Collecting everything in one place, here's your TV program for the week of April 18.

Four Shades of Blue: Asserting Control

By Skura (2022-04-17)

Control is widely associated with the color blue—and for good reasons. Whether it's countermagic or card draw, blue gets the most and the best such spells. A reactive strategy basically locks you into this one color. But your choice of second color can drastically shift the way your games play out.

On Video This Week (15/2022)

By CMInsightTeam (2022-04-11)

Every week Cardmarket's YouTube channel publishes a lot of exciting Magic content that you don't want to miss—from combat in gameplay to combative debates to the latest news regarding previews and prices. Collecting everything in one place, here's your TV program for the week of April 11.

Pioneer Deck of the Week: The Lotus Ultimatum

By TobiH (2022-04-06)

Every Wednesday Insight is taking a quick look at one of the top-performing, most peculiar, or simply sweetest Pioneer decks among recent results. Emergent Ultimatum has emerged as the big new addition to the Lotus Field combo. Like to chain a ton of spells, similar to storm? Pioneer has just the deck for you too!

Kamigawa's Channel Lands Are Here to Stay … Forever

By Skura (2022-03-31)

Whenever a new card comes out and actually sees play, the question arises for how long and in how many decks. Only some have what it takes to endure. I believe that the channel lands from Kamigawa: Neon Dynasty will remain a relevant part of the Modern pool for as long as the format is going to exist.

On Video This Week (13/2022)

By CMInsightTeam (2022-03-28)

Every week Cardmarket's YouTube channel publishes a lot of exciting Magic content that you don't want to miss—from combat in gameplay to combative debates to the latest news regarding previews and prices. Collecting everything in one place, here's your TV program for the week of March 28.

Three Synergies to Try Out in Neon Modern

By ElonThragtusk (2022-03-22)

Kamigawa: Neon Dynasty turned out to be an incredible addition to Modern! Not a single card from the set has broken anything thus far, but several are good enough to see Modern play, and they add some unique touches too. Here are the three coolest new interactions that we want to try out!

Nine Companions. So Be It: The New Fellowship of Modern

By Skura (2022-03-17)

With Lurrus banned out of the picture, we Modern players are left with nine other companions to get our free extra card fix. The question is how we can best take advantage of the ones that remain. Let's explore some shells that incorporate the various companions and look at a ton of decklists!

Top 5 Combo Decks in Modern Right Now

By Skura (2022-03-03)

Modern has had a rich history of powerful combo decks. For a period, some people even described the format as "two ships passing at night" for promoting highly uninteractive gameplay. This is no longer true at all, but combo decks still exist today and serve a role. Here are the best five!

On Video This Week (9/2022)

By CMInsightTeam (2022-02-28)

Every week Cardmarket's YouTube channel publishes a lot of exciting Magic content that you don't want to miss—from combat in gameplay to combative debates to the latest news regarding previews and prices. Collecting everything in one place, here's your TV program for the week of February 28.

Top 5: Cards to Buy, Neon Dynasty Edition

By Rone (2022-02-24)

Kamigawa: Neon Dynasty is out and about! Between Ninjas, Samurai, Vehicles, Spirits, and tons of callbacks it's hard to know where to put your money. Lucky for you, Cardmarket's Top Cards to Buy is here to help! Let's look at the set's best bargains within the first week of release.

Daily Dynasty Deck Tech: Wandering, Marching …

By Skura (2022-02-24)

Every workday while the set is new, Insight is taking a quick look at another deck featuring cards from Kamigawa: Neon Dynasty. White-Blue Control has always been a contender in Pioneer. Now the deck received a major overhaul and immediately claimed third place at the most recent Pioneer Challenge!

Daily Dynasty Deck Tech: Channeling Lurrus

By Skura (2022-02-04)

Every workday throughout the preview season for Kamigawa: Neon Dynasty, Insight is taking a quick look at one new deck featuring the latest cards from the upcoming set. Getting extra spells out of the sideboard is nice. How about we continue by getting extra spells out of our land base?

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