[Future Sight] Predictions for 2020

Hi everybody, and welcome back to Strictly Average MTG! We’re fast approaching the end of the year, and I want to thank you all for stopping by to read my articles. Today I want to provide some predictions for Magic: the Gathering in 2020. Before we look at those let’s review how I did with my predictions for 2019. Last year I wrote about my predictions for 2019. How did I do? You be the judge. Commander goes back to 5 decks in 2019, all being allied colors. – Wrong Jace Dies. – Wrong (Gideon died) Return to New Phyrexia

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Cube construction

Building a Multiplayer Cube – Red

Hi everyone, and welcome back to the monthly journey through the construction of a multiplayer cube. It’s only fitting that we hit red and green as we enter the festive season! Today we’ll be looking at my own cube’s red section as an example. Let’s go! As per usual, you can catch up on all of our previous work by reading the white, blue and black articles. The Red Section Firstly, here’s what my multiplayer cube’s red section currently looks like: Red clearly has some dragon action going on here. It can manage Dragon Tribal thanks to , and .

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[Modern Magic] The Twelf Days of Christmas

Hi everybody, and welcome back to Strictly Average MTG. I hope you enjoyed the review of the eras in Standard that encompass the Pioneer format. Now that I am past that, and that the calendar has flipped to December, it is time to not only return to Modern but also review one of the decks I usually play at this time of year. That’s right. It’s time to talk about Elves. Not this one though. That is a Gnome. Not an Elf. Santa’s “helpers” like to make things. They are also small, near childlike in size, and quite jovial. That’s

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[Pioneer Building] Ixalan through Core Set 2020

Hi everybody, and welcome back to this last installment of my review of the Standard eras that make up the Pioneer format. It’s been a journey down memory lane for me as I have either played with (or against) a lot of the decks I have mentioned. Hopefully that has been the same for you as well, and I hope I sparked some interest in cards or decks that you may have forgotten were Pioneer legal. As a reminder here is a list of all of the sets legal in Pioneer. The format consists of all sets released for Standard

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