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.
Data Analysis: The Top Modern Decks, November 2021By Aliquanto (2021-11-25)
Mythic-based decks remain on the rise, combining Omnath and MH2 Elementals. But two other archetypes, mainstays since Modern Horizons 2, are almost tied for first. Meanwhile, Crimson Vow has been released, and large paper events took place. So—what does the data say about the format over the past four weeks?
Fixing What's Not Broken: Innovations in ModernBy Skura (2021-11-03)
Nonrotating formats usually have their established decks, most following a "solved" composition. However, there are always eager players who still want to innovate and revolutionize what we know is already perfectly fine. Let's explore the decks that have experienced major innovations and the reasons for them.
Data Analysis: MTGO Modern Metagame Since MH2By Aliquanto (2021-10-26)
After a few months' break, the Modern metagame analysis returns—with more data and more tools than ever! There's a lot of ground to cover, from the huge impact of Modern Horizons 2 on the format, via Forgotten Realms, all the way to the present day following the release of Midnight Hunt. Let's get down to business!
What Does It Take for a Modern Deck to Succeed?By Skura (2021-10-12)
Modern is known for its hyper-diverse metagame. There are three dozen archetypes which could take down the next tournament and you wouldn't be surprised. However, there are still clear tier one decks. What sets them apart from the rest? What does it take for a deck to succeed? Find out today!