Series: Budget Magic

Building FNM-worthy decks without breaking the bank.

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Budget Magic: $86 (52 tix) Revolt Treasure Ramp (Standard)

Oct 17 // by SaffronOlive

Do Treasure tokens finally make revolt playable in Standard, backed by some ramp and huge finishers? Let's see!

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Budget Magic: $100 (61 tix) Temur Miracle Grow (Standard)

Oct 10 // by SaffronOlive

Can we update an old favorite from Standards past for Ixalan with the help of Deeproot Champion and a bunch of cheap spells?

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Budget Magic: $43 (25 tix) Favorable Pirates (Standard)

Oct 03 // by SaffronOlive

Ixalan Standard is here! Let's get aggressive with some cheap flying Pirates and Favorable Winds!

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Budget Magic: $87 (33 tix) Rogues (Modern)

Sep 26 // by SaffronOlive

Can we harness the power of Slither Blade in Modern to prowl out some powerful Rogues?

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Budget Magic: $67 (15 tix) Wildfire (Modern)

Sep 19 // by SaffronOlive

The best way to have fun playing Magic is to make sure your opponent is having as little fun as possible!

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Budget Magic: $96 (31 tix) UG Emerge (Modern)

Sep 12 // by SaffronOlive

Does Elder Deep-Fiend have the power to port over to Modern now that it's rotating from Standard? The answers just might be yes!

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Budget Magic: $81 (24 tix) Favorable Winds (Modern)

Sep 05 // by SaffronOlive

Blue is known for being slow and controlling, but what if we flip the color on its head and play a deck that's essentially blue Burn?

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Budget Magic: $70 (20 tix) Modern Monumental Quest

Aug 29 // by SaffronOlive

Oketra's Monument and Quest for the Holy Relic, together at last!

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Budget Magic: $92 (21 tix) Vampires (Modern)

Aug 22 // by SaffronOlive

Do Vampires have what it takes to compete in Modern with the help of some newly cheap lords from Commander 2017?

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Budget Magic: $91 (31 tix) Demon Fling Jund (Standard)

Aug 16 // by SaffronOlive

Apocalypse Demon might look like an Intro Pack rare, but even an Intro Pack rare can be scary when it is flung at your face!

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Budget Magic: $83 (23 tix) CrocPatra (Standard)

Aug 08 // by SaffronOlive

Does Hour of Devastation give us enough support to make a −1/−1 counter deck built around Hapatra work in Standard? Let's see!

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Budget Magic: $93 (32 tix) Madcap Gearhulk Reanimator (Standard)

Aug 01 // by SaffronOlive

How many Gearhulks can we get on the battlefield, and how quickly can we get them there? Let's see!

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Budget Magic: $88 (74 tix) GG Panharmonicon (Standard)

Jul 25 // by SaffronOlive

It's been a while, but Panharmonicon is back with some spicy new friends from Hour of Devastation!

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Hour of Devastation: Budget Magic Updates

Jul 24 // by SaffronOlive

Let's update our Budget Magic decks for HOU and discuss which decks have a chance of surviving rotation in a couple of months.

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Budget Magic: $99 (36 tix) Sunmare White (Standard)

Jul 18 // by SaffronOlive

Hour of Devastation is here! We start off our exploration of the new format with the most underrated card from the set: Crested Sunmare!

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Budget Magic: $84 (50 tix) Mono-Black Vehicles (Modern)

Jul 11 // by SaffronOlive

As we wait for Hour of Devastation, let's head to Modern to play a banned in Standard card—Smuggler's Copter—in Mono-Black Vehicles!

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