Arena – Jund!

This week we will be exploring a new take on the Green/Black midrange style decks that have been holding their own in Standard for some time now. The most common change to this archetype since the release of Ravnica Allegiance is a blue splash to give the deck access to Standard all-star . I decided to take a different approach, and awaken the red mage inside me. After seeing some Jund lists floating around I fell in love with some of the different cards this archetype can access. It’s no secret that Standard currently has some of the more powerful,

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[The Colors of Modern] Part 2: Allied Colors

Hello everyone, and welcome back to part 2 of this new series, looking in depth at the possibilities in the Modern format. Today I’ll be highlighting the best options in the allied color pairings. Unlike last time where I provided ten decks in total, this time around I will just mention some other decks you may want to search for. As you add colors together the optimal card combinations become clearer, and the best possible archetypes to build become more noticeable; however that does not mean those are the only options for that combination. Now some of you may be asking:

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RNA Standard Week 2 – It’s Still Krasis’ Show

Welcome back again to the Strictly Standard meta report. After the breakout of Krasis decks in the opening week of the new format, we get a chance to see how the meta has adapted.  With results from two Magic Online Competitive Standard League 5-0 posts to go through as well as Star City Games Team Open and Classic events in Baltimore it’s looking like RNA Standard is finally settling into its groove. Checking in on tournaments at Star City Games Baltimore, the Team Open repped 287 teams for a grand total of 861 players. Winning in the Standard slot was

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Arena – B/W Control

Hello! and Welcome. This is my very first article on Magic the Gathering: Arena. Arena is Wizard’s newest online gaming platform for MTG. I will be featuring some standard decks weekly and taking them through a couple games in Arena to test them out. Let me know if you would like to see any specific decks and I will be happy to add them to my queue. This week I wanted to try a new take on a control strategy. We have all seen the Esper, Jeskai, Blue/Black, and Blue/White decks floating around. We have also seen various Green/Black Midrange

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