Pioneer at Cardmarket Series Prague
Pioneer wasn't one of the big headliners in Prague, and the event's turnout wasn't big either. The format also experienced another round of bannings since. Nevertheless, the results call into question some previous assumptions. In particular, control fared much better than expected.
#CMAskTheJudge Episode 68: Dance, Monkey
Here's Episode 68 of Cardmarket's AskTheJudge series. Each installment in this series includes a video that poses a rules question about Magic. Watch the video, comment with your answer, and then check your work below. This week's question is about Dance of the Manse and Grafdigger's Cage.
Tribal Attractions: Standard Giants
Our long, collective Oko nightmare is over, and with the Food tyrant out of the picture, now Standard opens up to experimentation once again. No better time than the present to try something big, something new, something Naya, something brewed.
A Look at the Top 16 Standard Decks from Cardmarket Series Prague
Cardmarket Series Prague featured a brand new Standard format once again. While Oko was out, the oven was still burning with the fire of invention. The Top 8 was low on green and high on Flash decks, but the rest of the Top 16 included lots of Golgari, some Gruul, and all the Beasts and Knights one could wish for …
A Look at the Top 16 Modern Decks from Cardmarket Series Prague
Modern is a hotbed of variety and the Cardmarket Series Prague metagame was no different. The Top 16 alone featured 14 different decks and proved again that Modern is the most diverse of all Constructed format. Let's take a closer look at the state of Modern after Throne of Eldraine and Stoneforge Mystic have settled in.
Commander Deck Tech: Dissent in the Land
Today, we look at a Lands deck, but one that doesn't revolve around the popular commanders that we see everybody using in this context: no Omnath, no Mina and Denn, no Gitrog Monster. Today we turn to an unexpected commander for a Lands strategy. Welcome to Samut Lands.
#CMAskTheJudge Episode 67: Artisanal Morph
Here's Episode 67 of Cardmarket's AskTheJudge series. Each installment in this series includes a video that poses a rules question about Magic. Watch the video, comment with your answer, and then check your work below. This week's question is about Faerie Artisans and morph.
Review: War of the Spark: Forsaken
Is War of the Spark: Forsaken a good follow-up to War of the Spark: Ravnica? What about the prequel chapters by Django Wexler, War of the Spark: The Gathering Storm? Which one is the better story? Ryan Scicluna reviews the book and shares his opinion on the matter.