Jamin Kauf

  • Name: Jamin Kauf
  • Preferred Format: Standard, Modern, Draft


Jamin Kauf is a twenty-year-old Cardmarket-sponsored GP grinder who has been playing Magic since he was 9 years old, picking up competitive tournaments around 15. He likes most competitive formats and his favorite deck to play is Legacy Storm (although he doesn't get to do that a lot).

All Articles by Jamin Kauf

Proliferating with War of the Spark

By JaminK (2019-04-26)

Planeswalkers are not the only big mechanic in War of the Spark. Proliferate is also making a huge comeback with multiple great enablers. Jamin takes a look at a potential Modern deck that can utilize these new tools.


Humans in the Current Modern Metagame

By JaminK (2019-04-09)

In a Modern metagame defined by Faithless Looting and Ensnaring Bridge, a deck that disrupts the opponent while applying pressure might be the key to victory. We'll go through a current decklist, discuss interesting slots in the deck to beat the meta and walk through the two most important matchups.

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Ten Cards That Gain with New Planeswalkers

By JaminK (2019-03-12)

Wizards recently revealed that War of the Spark will feature 36 new Planeswalker cards. Such a massive deviation from normal sets is sure to have a big impact on the market. Jamin takes a look at possible good investments with new set.


Analyzing the Recent Organized Play Announcements

By JaminK (2019-02-27)

On February 20th, Wizards of the Coast announced big parts of the structure that’s replacing Pro Tours and the Pro Player Club. Jamin dives in and gives you everything that’s new, everything that has changed and everything that’s still missing.


Jamin's Top Tips for Becoming a Better Magic Player

By JaminK (2019-02-18)

Improving at Magic is one of the most important things if you want to play this game competitively. Jamin takes a look at how honesty can help you make better decisions and explains why it’s impossible for Magic ever to be easy.