This is the place to be if you like Constructed Magic: The Gathering. This category contains articles on Standard, Modern, Legacy, Vintage, Commander, and pretty much any other format where you pre-build decks and then play them against other pre-built decks. Read the latest competitive strategies on Magic’s most popular Constructed formats.
Top 5 Modern Decks That Just Vanished (and Here's Why)By Skura (2021-12-03)
Modern has got a million (roughly speaking) decks to choose from and any of them could Top 8 the next tournament. However, with so many decks playable, so many too have fallen from grace—from the highest echelons relegated down to the dreaded tier three. Let's investigate the reasons for their disappearance.
Standard Brewing Between Slugs & SlimeBy Kumagoro (2021-11-30)
There is slime on Innistrad. Some of it corrodes you to death; some of it engulfs you so thoroughly you can't even remember who you are anymore. Are these two kinds of ghastly mucus good for each other? Let's find out what kind of viscous reaction we can get when we go on a smear campaign!
The Many Flavors of Galvanic Relay in Post-Ban PauperBy PR0boszcz (2021-11-23)
Chatterstorm may be gone from the format, but another storm spell still roams free. It wasn't a big surprise to see how strong Galvanic Relay proved to be. What came as a surprise was how versatile the card turned out to be. A storm spell that doesn't just boost noninteractive combo? How cool is that?
Daily Deck Tech Vow: Monogreen Sends 'Em PackingBy Skura (2021-11-19)
Here's our vow: Every workday ahead of the set's release, Insight is taking a quick look at another deck featuring the new cards from Innistrad: Crimson Vow. Monogreen Aggro is possibly stronger than ever and just took down the Standard Challenge. A new one-drop changes a lot—and that's not even all!
Daily Deck Tech Vow: Initiating BeatdownBy Skura (2021-11-18)
Here's our vow: Every workday ahead of the set's release, Insight is taking a quick look at another deck featuring the new cards from Innistrad: Crimson Vow. We all knew coming in that some monowhite variant would be good … but this good? Crimson Vow has given the deck some serious power-ups!