OGW Preview

Release Date: January 22, 2016
Pre-Release Dates: January 16–17, 2016
Pro Tour Date: February 5–7, 2016
Pro Tour Format: Modern, Draft, Modern
Official Three-Letter Code: OGW
Twitter Hashtag: #MTGOGW
Number of Cards: 184

Oath of the Gatewatch Articles


Insider: Anticipated Impact of the Masterpiece Series

By Sigmund Ausfresser on September 19th, 2016

Zendikar Expeditions had a profound impact on card prices, and now they'll be in every set with the Masterpiece Series. Sig discusses what this means for the future of...


Infographic – Most-Played Cards Since Rotation

By Diego Fumagalli on April 21st, 2016

How is the metagame shaping up since rotation? Join Diego for the latest infographic on the twenty most-played Standard cards!


Infographic – Under- and Overrated OGW Cards

By Diego Fumagalli on April 4th, 2016

The dust has settled on Oath of the Gatewatch and it's time to assess how we did financially. Here's a breakdown of the biggest movers and their trajectories.


Drafting with Morgan – OGW Draft 2

By Morgan Wentworth on March 28th, 2016

Shadows is on everybody's mind right now, though we still have to wait to get our hands on it. Might I suggest watching Morgan draft Inverter of Truth to...


Drafting with Morgan- OGW Draft 1

By Morgan Wentworth on February 10th, 2016

In her first draft for QuietSpeculation, Morgan makes a value pick over some efficient removal. Will it pay off, or will her love of value prove to be her...


PT Oath of the Gatewatch – Infographic Analysis

By Diego Fumagalli on February 10th, 2016

Diego Fumagalli breaks down Pro Tour Oath of the Gatewatch by the numbers. For a complete picture of the PT weekend, look no further!


Insider: Delicious, Delicious Scraps & Specs

By Brian DeMars on February 9th, 2016

Fresh off his appearance at Pro Tour OGW, Brian DeMars surveys Modern for promising specs in the new Eldrazi-ridden metagame.


The Pro Tour Metagame: A Beginning, Not an End

By Kelly Reid on February 9th, 2016

I’m writing this from an airplane on its way out of Atlanta, fresh off a wild weekend doing live on-site coverage of Pro Tour Oath of the Gatewatch (OGW). For a...


[Infographic] The Modern Metagame at PT:OGW

By Diego Fumagalli on February 5th, 2016

The QS Coverage Team surveyed the floor at PT:OGW to get an early snapshot of the new Modern format. Here are the most common decks in the room.


Insider: The State of Modern Leading to PT OGW

By Ryan Overturf on February 5th, 2016

When it comes to Modern right now, Ryan likes Lightning Bolt a lot. He provides a detailed overview of the metagame and explains his choice for Regionals.