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October's Pauper Metagame in 1,474 Matches

By PyotrPavel (2022-11-09)

The hot, new Kuldotha Burn took control of the metagame! Is Tolarian Terror not scary enough after all? Did Caw Gates crash and slaughter its Sacred Cat? And what about Grixis Affinity? Let's explore these and other questions by analyzing 1,474 matches played on Magic Online in October!

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The Pauper Metagame After Dominaria United, in 1,912 Matches

By PyotrPavel (2022-10-20)

Magic Online got Dominaria United on September 1. Along with it came the initiative cards from Baldur's Gate, which were banned merely eighteen days later! How bad was it? What happened post-ban? Did new decks appear? Let's explore these and other questions by analyzing 1,912 matches played in September!

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The Pauper Metagame After Double Masters, in 3,673 Matches

By PyotrPavel (2022-09-07)

Double Masters 2022 released on Magic Online in July and brought with it one of the most hyped downshifts in recent history: Monastery Swiftspear. Did it shake up the Pauper format? Was Affinity finally tamed? Let's explore these and other questions by analyzing 3,673 matches played between July and August!

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What Makes a Deck Difficult to Play?

By Skura (2022-08-16)

Deck difficulty is a topic that pops up from time to time in the community. We like to think that the decks we play are particularly tough and tricky to pilot to boost our self-esteem. It can also act as a blow-softening mechanism where you tell yourself that it's okay you've lost as the deck is so difficult.

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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!

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