Tired of decks like Monoblue Devotion and Esper Control, Jackie Lee stumbled upon a different deck for Grand Prix Albuquerque: Esper Devotion. Combining the best of both worlds, find out what the deck does and how it does it.
With numerous Theros Standard events in the books, Jackie takes a look at some of the most prominent decklists to show us what options might be available for beating our monoblue and monoblack overlords.
While auras are typically bad news, setting you up for the dreaded two-for-one, Jackie looks to find out if Theros changes all that and why. Find out exactly what the auras in Theros have going for them and how they broke the mold.
Jackie takes a look at the Rakdos Midrange list that she Top 32'd the SCG Open with this past weekend and discusses some of her card choices. She'll also provide an updated list for the TCGplayer Fall State Championships.
With Theros being a hugely top-down designed set, Jackie goes over the merits of such designs and why they always seem to be more popular. She'll also cover the mechanics in Theros along with the ways they'll be applicable in the coming formats.
Jackie thinks one of the best places to look for post rotation Standard decklists is in the Return to Ravnica Block Constructed format. Find out what she notices and which decks really stand out as possible contenders.
As with most recent Magic sets, Theros is certainly not lacking in flavor. With a Greek theme Jackie loves, today she goes over the five gods in the set and which domain of competitive play they each might fall into.
Choosing a deck is one of the primary challenges in the game of Magic. Today Jackie goes over how best to analyze the psychological side of deck selection and how the kind of player we are greatly affects our choices.
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