GP Portland | Doing It The Hard Way

Hello everyone!  Usually I’m talk about Hearthstone but last weekend was GP Portland and I wanted to share my experiences and talk a little about my deck choice and the metagame. First, the elephants in the room are obviously the energy decks (4-color, Temur, or Sultai) followed by mono red aggro of some flavor.  I…

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Pummeling Standard

With the release of Ixalan some things became very apparent in the standard format. Pirates and Dinosaurs are the coolest thing ever and Energy as a mechanic was going to continue to dominant. The classic Temur energy had morphed into Sultai energy adopting the Winding Constrictor or going so far as to be 4-Color energy…

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Budgety Modern – Eldrazi and Taxes with Gonti

The taxman cometh and he cometh with more CARD ADVANTAGE. Gonti is pure value and playing with your opponents cards is probably the most fun you can have so let’s go! Got one in the main and one in the side for twice the luxuriousness. He should be great in any midrange match ups, but…

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Well Eternal | Praxis Midrange

Good Day to Y’all! After our two week excursion into attempting to make Moment of Creation work I wanted to spend a little space here discussing what I learned from it.  For me, I feel like Moment of Creation is not a super good card to build around, for many of the reasons I said…

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Rough Drafts | The Power of Bluffs

Last week, I was listening to Limited Resources, and they covered a topic I’ve been interested for some time: bluffing. Though not as important as tight technical play, bluffing adds a really interesting dimension to Magic that I think can be utilized to bolster your win percentage. We most often think of bluffing in Magic…

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Desert Bus of Hope 2017 Edition

DESERT BUS FOR HOPE 2017 BEGINS ON NOVEMBER 17, 2017 Desert Bus for Hope has raised over $3.8 million for children’s hospitals to date VICTORIA, BC   Watch the live stream here: https://www.twitch.tv/desertbus   On November 17, 2017, at 10am Pacific time, Desert Bus for Hope 2017 will begin. Desert Bus, the video game created…

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Elder Dragon Hoedown Ep. 19 – Feeling Blue

Tom (lifeandllamas), Archie (Shalok), Cameron (Ilyon), and special guest Ian Dixon (Dixonij) are feeling blue this week, with everyone testing a little bit of Blue for their Commander decks. More content at: http://www.numotgaming.com/series/elder-dragon-hoedown/ Support Cam (Ilyon) on: www.Patreon.com/Ilyon Find Dix at: https://twitter.com/dixonij https://twitter.com/EyesontheMise Dix’s Deck: http://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/hotline-bling-feat-talrand/ Archie’s Stream: http://www.twitch.tv/acowen Archie’s Deck: http://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/dywtg/ Cam’s Stream: http://www.twitch.tv/ilyon_…

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Married to the Game Episode 27 | YouTube Edition

Each week Jennifer, Athena, and Jamie talk about the newest things happening in the Magic: The Gathering. This week we talk about Athena’s controversial Twitter polls, Unstable spoilers, a true angel investor, and Alex Bertoncini’s recent game loss. ** Clarification: Alex Bertonicini was allegedly issued a game loss during a LCQ for an RPTQ not…

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Well Eternal | Moments of Primal Creation

Howzit! So last week I showed y’all my initial start of a Moment of Creation deck, inspired primarily for its decrease down to 7 power instead of 8.  Before I get into this week’s deck I want to do a slight diversion.  Many of my articles are barebones and lack depth, but that’s by design….

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