From Around the Web
Top Level Podcast gives you the chance to sit down in a room with two legends of the game, Mike Flores and Patrick Chapin, and hear their thoughts and opinions on the latest cards and strategies in Magic. This week, Mike expressed his… skepticism about the inclusion of Shrine of Burning Rage over Eidolon of the Great Revel in the Burn deck that won GP Birmingham.
Pauper has a way of surprising you in the way that certain cards thrive in its unique context. Here, Limited hits like Sacred Cat, Sultai Emissary, and Safehold Elite combine with Nantuko Husk and Rally the Peasants to create a formidable Orzhov Aristocrats deck that Alex Ullman has been championing over at Gathering Magic.
Little bit of logrolling here, but it’s my column I can do what I want! Our own Rachel Agnes has an article over on MTG Price that shows you exactly how to take the next step into Modern or Legacy.
Get some insight into what it’s like to play with a superteam for a Pro Tour with Eduardo Sajgalik at MTG Mint Card, as he recaps the testing experience for the site’s namesake team, culminating in their Top 4 for finish in the Team Series.
Hollow One has been the subject of some intense brewing in Modern, and Seth Manfield at lays out the best options over at TCGPlayer.
Mengucci’s Bloodbraid’s back and you’re gonna be in trouble…
Watch Reid unleash an army of the undead in a Standard queue on Magic Online!
Frank teaches you how to sideboard like a pro.
Learn to draft like a pro with Pro Tour Hour of Devastation Champion PVDDR!
Follow along with LSV as he guides you through another Hour of Devastation Draft!
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— Sam Pardee (@Smdster) August 21, 2017
— Martin Jůza (@MartinJuza) August 19, 2017
BBD, CoreyB, and Brad Nelson. Going 3/3 on making t8 playing the same 75 might be one of the biggest accomplishments ever in a gp!! #GPDEN
— Ben Stark (@BenS_MTG) August 20, 2017
I disagree. "Jolt your blocking creature" was an all-time fave. https://t.co/Vxb9mNoG99
— Brian David-Marshall (@Top8Games) August 20, 2017
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