Articles

weekly update

Weekly Update (Apr 19): 25,000 DTK Draft Games Analyzed

Apr 20 // by mtggoldfish

This week in MTG news: 25,000 DTK Draft Games Analyzed

commander

Glissa, The Traitor: Commander Primer

Apr 20 // by Jake Stiles

Ready to wreak havoc with THE Zombie Elf? Here's our Glissa, the Traitor EDH Primer.

finance

Risk Management: Modern Masters 2015

Apr 17 // by SaffronOlive

Since saving money is just as good as making money, SaffronOlive discusses risk management with Modern Masters 2015 on the horizon.

podcast

Podcast 014: Pro Tour Dragons of Tarkir Wrap-up, States

Apr 17 // by mtggoldfish

The crew discusses the results of Pro Tour Dragons of Tarkir and go over some sweet decklists from States.

finance

Slowly, But Surely: the Long Term Finances of Your MTGO Deck

Apr 16 // by Drake Builta

Is your new Magic Online deck really worth the cost? Figure out just how long it will take to earn back your value.

budget magic

Budget Magic: $97 (22 tix) Modern Infinite Pili-Pala

Apr 15 // by SaffronOlive

In this weeks Budget Magic @SaffronOlive runs through some matches with an combo deck build around Pili-Pala and Grand Architect.

commander

The Best Ways to Remove Annoying Commanders

Apr 15 // by Tomer Abramovici

Tomer shows off the best anti-commander removal options after the tuck rule change.

dragons of tarkir

Preview Draft for Dragons of Tarkir

Apr 14 // by Jake Stiles

Want to draft like the pros? Jake Stiles discusses the first picks in the Magic Online Dragons of Tarkir preview draft.

weekly update

Weekly Update (Apr 12): Pro Tour Dragons of Tarkir

Apr 13 // by mtggoldfish

This week in MTG news: Pro Tour Dragons of Tarkir

finance

Pro Tour Dragons of Tarkir: By the Numbers

Apr 12 // by SaffronOlive

What decks and cards performed well? Which ones faltered? @SaffronOlive breaks down the number on #PTDTK.

finance

Quantifying a Pro Tour Top 8's Effect on Prices

Apr 10 // by SaffronOlive

In preparation for #PTDTK, SaffronOlive figures out how much value a card can gain from making the Top 8.

casual monster

The Casual Monster: Assault Big Butts and Formation Can't Lie

Apr 10 // by DrYoYo

Thanks to a few new cards in DTK, we can finally build a standard legal wall deck!

budget commander

Budget Commander: Brago, King Eternal

Apr 09 // by Tomer Abramovici

Tomer shows you how to get started with Brago, King of Value

finance

MTGO Finance for the Paper Financier: Speculation and Redemption

Apr 08 // by SaffronOlive

Playing Magic Online isn't for everyone, but @SaffronOlive explains the MTG finance benefits of MTGO for paper financiers.

standard

Oh, the Places You'll Burn: A Red Mage's Guide to Dragons of Tarkir

Apr 08 // by Drake Builta

Drake looks at the new options Dragons of Tarkir gives aggressive red strategies and talks about where they fit in a post-DTK metagame.

budget magic

Budget Magic: $45 (7 tix) Modern Restore Balance

Apr 07 // by SaffronOlive

@SaffronOlive takes you through some matches with Restore Balance, perhaps the cheapest deck in Modern.