The Modern PPTQ season begins at the end of July. For consummate grinders like myself, this is a call to break out the tech and start polish decks. It’s also a call to start playtesting, both to understand how my own deck works and to understand how other decks operate. One of the greatest challenges […]
The banning of Deathrite Shaman may be the most significant in Legacy history. How will this impact the marketplace – and which cards should we be buying?
Rob checks in with this blue legend on today’s segment of the Daily Stock Watch.
Brian has stumbled onto some pretty great buys over the years purely thanks to casual Magic. Can we learn from noting what particular casual-format aficionados predict might be great?
Rob is back with an analysis of one of the all-time great lands for today’s edition of the Daily Stock Watch!
Cards spiking creates opportunity to quickly flip cards for a profit, and today Adam explains how he does it.
Experienced Magic players stress the importance of testing matchups sideboarded—after all, more than half of all games in a given tournament are played sideboarded. So too must I stress the importance of mastering the main phases, of which there are two per turn! Just a Phase focuses on the nuances of priority and phase manipulation […]
Karn and Teferi are absolutely absurd – and not just in Standard. How do these cards impact the broader metagames of Standard and Modern, and how high can their prices actually go?
You should know that Reserved List cards are safe in a world of reprint sets every year, but which cards can maintain their value even if they are reprinted? Brian explains.
Humans is currently the best deck in Modern. The data is very clear about this: Humans is on top everywhere and has been for most of the year. This is causing a kind of dynamic stability to take over the format. The top decks have remained relatively the same for some time while the rest […]
Want to level up your trades? Brian explains in detail how you and a friend can increase your profits and efficiency by combining your trade stock.
Dominaria has many solid Modern candidates (and some questionable ones) but none have generated quite as much buzz as Damping Sphere. The hysteria may have died down, but many players are still high on the card. Given the context of the card, this is hardly surprising. However, I am not convinced. There are a number […]
Dominaria has arrived and is making a big impact on the Standard metagame, so Adam explains what cards are rising as a result.