Modern Format Articles

  • 4-Colour Copy Cat
    Modern Deck Tech - 4-Colour Copy Cat - Magic Online
    November 4, 2020
    Modern Deck Tech - 4-Colour Copy Cat - Magic Online
    Curtis Toupin
    November 4, 2020
    Anyone paying attention knows that I can't resist a good five colour deck. The newest rendition of Omnath isn't quite that, but until our Wizards overlords get around to printing the next busted installment...
  • Oops All Spells
    Oops! All Spells in Modern | Magic Online | Wizard's Tower
    October 21, 2020
    Oops! All Spells in Modern | Magic Online | Wizard's Tower
    Curtis Toupin
    October 21, 2020
    Do you get tired of flooding out? Then do I have the deck for you! Running an impressive zero (count 'em, zero!) lands, Oops! All Spells delivers on a promise to never flood ever...
  • Elbrus Bears
    Modern Elbrus Bears | Magic Online | Wizard's Tower
    October 14, 2020
    Modern Elbrus Bears | Magic Online | Wizard's Tower
    Curtis Toupin
    October 14, 2020
    Introducing, Modern Elbrus Bears! When Stoneforge Mystic got unbanned, there was a mad dash to find the best deck around to put it in. It looks an awful lot like you would expect a...
  • 16 Crab Mill
    16 Crab Mill | MTGO Modern League | Wizard's Tower
    October 7, 2020
    16 Crab Mill | MTGO Modern League | Wizard's Tower
    Curtis Toupin
    October 7, 2020
    You heard me right. 16 crabs. With a full four copies each of Hedron Crab, Ruin Crab, Iceberg Cancrix, and Phantasmal Image, you'd best believe that we're gonna be putting some cards from libraries...
  • Disrupting Modern with Mardu Death's Shadow
    February 19, 2020
    Disrupting Modern with Mardu Death's Shadow
    Arca Gunay
    February 19, 2020
    No matter how you slice it, Death's Shadow is just an objectively beautiful magic card. It’s incredibly well designed and flavourful, while promoting really unique deck designs. The most common version of the deck...
  • Eldrazi Displacer
    Displacing the Modern Meta with Eldrazi and Taxes
    March 7, 2019
    Displacing the Modern Meta with Eldrazi and Taxes
    Arca Gunay
    March 7, 2019
    It doesn't take much to notice that the Modern meta has been undergoing a shift lately, and that's not even getting into the recent ban. The current top contenders are without a doubt Death's...
  • Dark Depths
    The Difference Between Good Bans and Bad Bans
    February 18, 2019
    The Difference Between Good Bans and Bad Bans
    Wizards Tower
    February 18, 2019
    No matter the format, whether it's competitive or casual, card legality is an important issue. Banlists are an important part of any format. While cards may be banned for a variety of reasons the reasoning...
  • Hydroid Krasis
    The Art of Magic: Choosing Your Deck
    February 11, 2019
    The Art of Magic: Choosing Your Deck
    Wizards Tower
    February 11, 2019
    There has been a lot of discussion over what makes someone a good Magic player. Some say that the deck makes the player, some say it's how the deck is played. Others go as...
  • Teferi's Protection
    The Art of Magic: Knowing Your Meta
    February 4, 2019
    The Art of Magic: Knowing Your Meta
    Wizards Tower
    February 4, 2019
    There has been a lot of discussion over what makes someone a good Magic player. Some say that the deck makes the player, some say it's how the deck is played. Others go as...