Series: Vintage 101

Learn about the most powerful format that spans Magic's entire history.

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Vintage 101: Bond. FastBond.

Oct 18 // by Joe Dyer

Joe Dyer delves into a few of the cooler Fastbond shells, including the ever popular Ziasbond!

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Vintage 101: The Eternal Flame

Oct 11 // by Joe Dyer

Joe Dyer talks about the ins and outs of US Eternal Weekend at the end of the month!

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Vintage 101: Playing With(out) Power

Oct 04 // by Joe Dyer

Joe Dyer dives into Eternal Weekend prep season with a focus on the famed "Budget Prize" at the event!

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Vintage 101: Ascending the Throne

Sep 27 // by Joe Dyer

Joe Dyer claims the Throne of Eldraine for himself and talks about what cards could maybe see some Vintage play!

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Vintage 101: Playing for Keeps

Sep 20 // by Joe Dyer

Joe Dyer delves into the results from the Q3 Vintage Format Playoffs!

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Vintage 101: The Oncoming Storm

Sep 13 // by Joe Dyer

Joe Dyer analyzes post restriction Vintage and the effect that Paradoxical Storm has had on the early metagame.

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Vintage 101: Brave New World

Sep 06 // by Joe Dyer

Joe Dyer ventures off into the Brave New World of post restriction Vintage!

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Vintage 101: After the Fallout

Aug 30 // by Joe Dyer

Joe Dyer crawls out of the Fallout of what is possibly one of the largest changes in Vintage history!

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Vintage 101: Swept Under the RUG

Aug 24 // by Joe Dyer

Joe Dyer goes full on Temur with a Xerox Control deck featuring Wrenn and Six in Vintage, and also talks about the upcoming Banned/Restricted announcement!

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Vintage 101: The General Idea

Aug 16 // by Joe Dyer

Joe Dyer gets his brain game on with some cards from Commander 2019! Do they pass the test? Find out!

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Vintage 101: Mythbusters - Vintage Edition!

Aug 09 // by Joe Dyer

Joe Dyer dispels some myths about the Vintage format in this thrilling new reality series!

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Vintage 101: Don't Cross the Streams!

Aug 02 // by Joe Dyer

Joe Dyer tries to catch Vintage streamers this week without getting caught himself!

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Vintage 101: Climbing the Mystic Forge Mountain

Jul 26 // by Joe Dyer

Joe Dyer climbs mountains made out of tiny robots as he seeks understanding in Vintage!

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Vintage 101: Commanding the Dreadhorde

Jul 19 // by Joe Dyer

Joe Dyer takes control of the Dreadhorde with a relatively newer spin on Jeskai in Vintage!

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Vintage 101: The Hogaakening

Jul 12 // by Joe Dyer

Joe Dyer gets his shovel dirty with the newest variant of Dredge - complete with Modern Sensationalist Speaker Hogaak!

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Vintage 101: 20-20-20-4 Hours Ago

Jul 05 // by Joe Dyer

Joe Dyer dives into the world of Core 2020 and how it might affect Vintage!

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