#CMAskTheJudge Episode 101: Party Animals
Here's Episode 101 of Cardmarket's AskTheJudge series. Each episode includes a video that poses a question regarding the rules of Magic. Watch the video, comment with your answer, and then check your work below. This week's question is about about the new party mechanic.
Lessons Learned from Week 1 of Zendikar Rising Limited
It's time to scrutinize and to re-evaluate, to update our preconceptions and to see what lessons we can learn from the first week of Zendikar Rising in Sealed Deck and especially Booster Draft! What are the underperformers, the overperformers, and how good are these modal double-faced cards really?
Bringing the Party to Standard
Apparently, you have to fight … for your right to party. The brand-new mechanic is a little hard to make work in the context of 60-card decks, but the potential rewards are plentiful. Let us take a look at party and other tribal shenanigans in the updated Standard format with Zendikar Rising.
Field of the Dead in Modern
Field of the Dead has been terrorizing a bunch of different formats in Magic over the past year, and it got itself banned from several. Recently, to the surprise of many, it has also had an increasingly meaningful impact on Modern. Let's explore the various Field shells that currently populate the format.
Belcher & Co. – The New Zero-Land Decks
Zendikar Rising has brought us brand-new modal double-faced cards, spell in front and land on the back. Suddenly they are all the rage, making waves in formats all the way back to Modern. It's not hard to find the reason why — in the possibility of decks not running any lands at all.
VIDEO: Reserved List Buyouts – What Does It Mean?
The reserved list is one of Magic's most discussed topics — maybe just a little bit less than fetch lands. Today, on Price of Knowledge, we're not interested in discussing whether or not the reserved list should exist. Instead, we're going to look at price changes on reserved list cards and how you should react to buyouts.
#CMAskTheJudge Episode 100: Bloody Forests
Here's Episode 100 of Cardmarket's AskTheJudge series. Each episode includes a video that poses a question regarding the rules of Magic. Watch the video, comment with your answer, and then check your work below. This week's question is about about Ashaya, the new set's most discussed mythic.
Eldrazi Tribal Commander Deck Tech: Monumental Mimeoplasm
Zendikar Rising is just around the corner and will have no Eldrazi. If you're feeling nostalgic for the colorless tentacle monsters, this tribal deck commanded by The Mimeoplasm is for you. Ramp out the big titans, annihilate all opposition, and marvel at the majesty of the brand-new card Forsaken Monument!
VIDEO: Which White-Blue Deck Is Best Post Astrolabe Ban?
What's the best control-oriented white-blue build in Modern after the banning of Arcum's Astrolabe? In this Nuts and Bolts video, Harry Khoo investigates the different flavors — from Frantic Inventory to Charm & Shark, from Stoneblade to Sharkblade — and ranks them based on extensive testing.
A First Look At Zendikar Rising Limited
The advent of a new set is always the most exciting time for Limited players, and this time is no exception. Gather your friends and assemble your party, because it's time for adventure on Zendikar! Here's all you need to know before jumping into your first Draft or maybe even prerelease!