Matt Sperling

Matt is a frequent competitor on the Pro Tour, often at the center of controversy due to the outspoken opinions he expresses in his column. All talk aside, his accomplishments include a Top 8 at Pro Tour Magic 2015, a Top 8 at Pro Tour Magic Origins, a 2nd place finish at Mythic Championship II, 2nd at GP Denver, a team win at Grand Prix San Jose, a Top 16 finish at Pro Tour San Juan, and a 2nd place finish at Grand Prix Minneapolis.

Oko, Thief of Crowns MTG Standard

How Power Creep Became the MTG Story of 2019

Whatever happens with the banning announcement, Magic’s problems are bigger than any couple cards. Matt examines what went wrong designing and balancing cards in 2019 and how might they fix it.

Magic Esports Just Leveled Up

The landscape of competitive Magic has changed, and the future is now. Matt breaks down the changes and offers his take on what it means for Magic.

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