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Secret Lair X Brain Dead: Multiple Drops Announced

Wizards collaborates with artist collective Brain Dead to drop three Secret Lairs that are sure to cause a stir.

Haytham Kenway "Knights of No Honor" - Plot Twist #13

This week's decklist has no honor because Jeff is hacking the creature types of his opponents' creatures to win the game!

Wizards Announces Upcoming Reprint-Only Call of Duty Set to Be Reprinted Yearly

Universes Beyond: Call of Duty will consist of nothing but reprints and be released yearly with zero significant changes or innovations.

Am I The Bolas? - Salty About Threat Assessment

What happens when your reputation precedes you and the table starts treating you as the threat because they know what you're capable of?

All 18 Ways To Stop Enters The Battlefield Effects

Enter-the-battlefield effects are an easy way to get immediate value out of permanents but there are plenty of ways to stop them!

Legends Legends - Ayesha Tanaka

Want to confuse everyone with how Banding works and tax them for activating artifacts? Ayesha Tanaka is the legend for you.

Conditions Allow - Grist, Voracious Larva EDH

Create Insect tokens and destroy artifacts and enchantments and with this Grist, Voracious Larva and Grist, the Plague Swarm Commander deck!

Nadu'ing it! The Future of Simic in EDH

Drake didn't believe Nadu has much cEDH potential when it was spoiled in Modern Horizons 3, but he's starting to rethink the Simic bird.

Green Mages: Environmental Storytelling in Magic

A look at ways Wizards can leverage Magic: The Gathering for more real-world good, both by improving their own performance and inspiring us to get engaged.

Azlask Five-Color Eldrazi | $100 Budget EDH Deck Tech

Azlask, the Swelling Scourge | Illustrated by Alexander Mokhov Echoes of Eternity | Illustrated by Isis All Is Dust | Illustrated by…

The Best Commander Variant Formats

It's time again for another list begging you to play something outside of traditional four-player free-for-all Commander.

Bloomburrow Delayed After Truck Runs Over Jace On The Highway

The bipedal pavement sculptor who wandered in front of traffic is presumed to have had amnesia for the 86th time and forgot what crosswalks are.

Unveiling the Shadows: Evie & Jacob Frye Deck Tech

Partner up the Assassin twins Evie Fyre and Jacob Fyre for this Dimir Assassins Creed Commander deck!

Top Ten Tips for Maintaining Mental Health at Magic Cons

Magic Cons are fantastic, but they can also be overwhelming. Unsummoned Skull shares his top tips for staying on top of your mental health at a convention!

Magic Cards that Should Fly, But Don't

It's important that the art on a Magic card aligns with the effects in the textbox. So how come so many flying creatures don't fly?

Am I The Bolas? - The Ethics of Land Destruction

Is land destruction always a hard no in your playgroup? Do you have different rules for mass land destruction and targeted land destruction?

Everything Revealed During The Bloomburrow Preview Stream

Wizards of the Coast revealed a bushel of new cards from Bloomburrow, the latest upcoming Magic: The Gathering expansion. And here they are!

Legends Legends - Johan

Take it back to 1994 with the Tyrant of Tirras, Johan! This Johan Commander deck is built around all the best exert cards available in Naya...

Sorin of House Markov "Aetherflux Reservoir at Home" - Plot Twist #12

Try this lifegain combo deck helmed by a young Sorin from Modern Horizons 3, the brand new Sorin of House Markov!

Local Man Sacrifices Nontoken Family Member to Pay Alternate Cost for Rent

The decision to pay the alternative cost was made by Dennis Caturwal, who sacrificed his Great Aunt Lucile to keep the apartment.

Revolutionary War Resumes After Discovery of King George III's Platinum Angel

The British Army has received support from swaths of American citizens clamoring for a return to fascist monarchic rule for some fucking reason. This fervor has the current British Monarch they still have for some reason feeling absolutely giddy.

How Do EDH Deckbuilding Strategies Change Over Time?

How have your Commander decks changed over time? Cooper Gottfried goes through his own journey from Willowdusk to Meren.

Pauper Commander - Rocco, Cabaretti Caterer

Alejandro cooks up a pot of every pauper combo he could fit in a Rocco, Cabaretti Caterer deck.

The 10 Best Humble Effects in Magic

Humble effects get their name from Humble and Humility. Anything that turns an otherwise fearsome creature into a vanilla weakling!

Is Bird the Word? - $50 Nadu Bird Kindred Deck Tech

Looking for a less degenerate take on Nadu, Winged Wisdom? Try this budget Bird kindred Commander deck from Benjamin Levin!

Stop Playing Blood Moon in cEDH

Does Blood Moon still have a place in the cEDH meta of 2024? Harvey McGuinness suggests it might be time to put the red enchantment away...

Original MTG Card Text vs Modern Oracle Text

Ever notice the text on your old Magic cards is different to the oracle text you read online? Nick Wolf looks at some of the biggest changes!

Am I The Bolas? - Using House Rules to Your Advantage

Lots of Commander groups have their own house rules, but what happens when a player starts taking advantage of those house rules?