Tag: Modern

Modern Monday – U/B Control

Modern is definitely not a format that’s known for its control decks. In fact one of the weaknesses of the format is that it has actually been historically difficult for a control deck to exist, due to having so many unique and powerful strategies occupying the same space; control decks typically thrive when they’re able…

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Modern Monday – Flayer Jund

Last Saturday the Magic Online Championship Series took place on…well, Magic Online. This is usually an extremely competitive event, as it qualifies the winner for a bunch of cool things, including the Pro Tour and a trip to Seattle to compete with the other MOCS winners. This most recent event was Modern and was won…

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Modern Monday – Four-Color Humans

There are two cards in Modern that seem to be the cornerstones of green creature-based decks in the format. Those cards are and . Unfortunately both of those cards are about $50 currently, but if you’re looking to play a deck like Bant Eldrazi, last week’s Spirits list, or this week’s Humans list, you’re going…

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Elsik Brews – BW Renewal

With the release of Battle for Zendikar there were two new cards that caught my attention for Modern: and . These two cards were very similar to two other cards that have been around in Modern for a while but saw little play: and .

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Modern Monday – Bant Spirits

Once again we will have all the videos included in this very article for this week’s Modern Monday! Today’s deck comes to us straight from my buddy Caleb Durward himself. Well, not straight from Caleb – he didn’t send it to our inbox or anything like that – but he did manage to 5-0 a…

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Modern Monday – Mono-Black Death Cloud

Once again we will have all the videos included in the article for this week’s Modern Monday! Every week following a new set release on Magic Online, I get really excited to take a look at some of the Modern decks that are going to show up. Unfortunately it doesn’t seem like Eldritch Moon is…

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Modern Monday – Nahiri Restore Balance

Once again we will have all the videos included in this very article for this week’s Modern Monday! While I’ve taken a look at decks before on Modern Monday, this one is a bit different. It was piloted to a 5-0 finish in a Magic Online League in the hands on user Finespoo. Typically decks…

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Modern Monday – U/R Thopter Prison

Once again we will have all the videos included in this very article for this week’s Modern Monday! Be sure to let us know whether you like this format better. Welcome back to another Modern Monday. This past weekend at the SCG Classic in Worcester, there was a rather spicy little number that showed up…

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Modern Monday – U/G Genesis Wave

Once again we will have all the videos included in this very article for this week’s Modern Monday! Be sure to let us know whether you like this format better or not. This week we’re going to take a look at a very -centric deck, revolving around amassing a ton of mana thanks to things…

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Modern Monday – Bant Eldrazi

Once again we will have all the videos included in this very article for this week’s Modern Monday! Be sure to let us know whether you like this format better or not. While I’ve definitely had some success with Eldrazi in Modern, all of that may have come to an end after the banning of…

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