All Posts By AJ Sacher

You Make The Plays: Questions 1-3

I played GP Costa Rica and ran the crazy UR Fliers deck popularized by Tomoharu Saito. I wouldn’t necessarily recommend it going forward even though it performed admirably. It’s a very glass-cannony deck and the metagame was just right in CR but is unlikely to remain so going forward. For the decklist mongers, I’ll give…

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AJ At GP LA With Nahiri Jeskai in Modern

A Comprehensive Look at Nahiri Jeskai in Modern For how big of a percentage it is of the field, I’m surprised Nahiri Jeskai isn’t getting more coverage in Modern. I understand that it is both relatively new and somewhat underperforming since then, but I ascribe a lot of that to misunderstandings about how the deck…

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A Sacher for Nguyens, Gindy: GPDC Report

Grand Prix DC has come and gone and a good time was had by all. The end. The truth is that the in-game stuff doesn’t leave too much to be discussed, as team limited is a rare and obscure format on its own, not to mention the lame duck status of Battle for Zendikar//Oath of…

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Jace is Busted: Evaluating Dynamic Cards

It is abundantly clear that is an amazing Magic card, but that wasn’t always the case. Upon its spoiling in Origins, Flip-Jace was universally panned by respected professionals as well as the community at large. Every set review I saw (save only LSV’s) spoke poorly of the new Jace, going so far as to call…

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