Series: Budget Magic

Building FNM-worthy decks without breaking the bank.

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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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Budget Magic: $23 (11 tix) Mono-Blue Reservoir (Standard)

Jul 04 // by SaffronOlive

With Aetherworks Marvel gone, is it time for Aetherflux Reservoir to rise to the top of Standard in an amazingly cheap shell?

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Budget Magic: $76 (26 tix) Turbo Fog (Standard)

Jun 27 // by SaffronOlive

With Aetherworks Marvel banned and Ulamog on the downswing, it's finally time to put some Amonkhet cards toward fogging up our opponents!

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Budget Magic: $98 (28 tix) Nevermore (Modern)

Jun 20 // by SaffronOlive

Fun is a zero sum game, and our goal this week is to have as much fun as possible by locking our opponent out of the game!

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Budget Magic: $98 (42 tix) Deep Bant (Standard)

Jun 13 // by SaffronOlive

Is Elder Deep-Fiend backed by Tamiyo the way to take down Aetherworks Marvel and the other best decks in Standard?

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Budget Magic: GB End (Modern)

Jun 06 // by SaffronOlive

Emrakul, the Promised End and Smuggler's Copter are too good for Standard, but are they good enough for Modern? Yes!

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Budget Magic: $27 (2 tix) Two-Tix Red (Standard)

May 30 // by SaffronOlive

This week, we not only have one of the cheapest decks ever on Budget Magic but perhaps the best budget deck for AKH Standard as well!

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Budget Magic: $58 (16 tix) Mono-U Bounce'n'Mill (Standard)

May 23 // by SaffronOlive

When in doubt, mill them out!

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Budget Magic: $98 (57 tix) Standard WB Aristocats

May 16 // by SaffronOlive

We aren't pussyfooting around this week as we head to Standard to win by sacrificing our board full of Cats to Bontu!

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Budget Magic: $99 (57 tix) Esper Haven (Standard)

May 09 // by SaffronOlive

This week, we are looking to cycle our way to victory with the help of Drake Haven and Faith of the Devoted!

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