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Using Data to Attack the New Standard Metagame

Riley Knight takes an analytics approach to Standard with a complete statistical breakdown of where the metagame stands, and how to use that information to your advantage.

Drafting Pro Tour Cube

Eric Klug developed a Cube built from cards in the best performing decks across Pro Tour history. Now that Cube is live on Magic Online. He delves into the archetypes and strategies you can draft over at CoolStuffInc.

Turning a 2/1 into a 3-0

Tobi Henke brings a closer look at the evolution of Core Set Limited.

Pauper Spellbook: Prophetic Prism

The unassuming Prophetic Prism has a surfeit of Constructed applications, most of them in Pauper. John Messner at MTGGoldfish brings you a deep dive on the best of them.

Top 8 New Cards from MTG Commander 2018

Paul Palmer at ManaLeak looks at the impact cards from Commander 2018.

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How Often Will You Begin the Game with a Leyline on the Battlefield?

How many Leylines do you need to swing a matchup? How aggressively should you mulligan? Frank runs the numbers.

Turbo Fog – Standard | Channel Nassif

Watch the master of control pilot the deck he helped his team construct to break the format at Pro Tour 25th Anniversary!

The Top 100 Magic: The Gathering Cards of All Time (#90-81)

To celebrate the 25th anniversary of Magic, we brought together the hivemind of ChannelFireball Pros, content contributors, and more to create the ultimate list: The 100 greatest Magic cards of all time.

Grand Prix Los Angeles: Smog to Fog

The metagame has shifted ahead of this weekend’s Grand Prix.

Blue-Black Death’s Shadow – Legacy | Channel LSV

Watch LSV pilot the deck his team used in the Legacy portion of Pro Tour 25th Anniversary! It ports the once-dominant Modern Death’s Shadow to gain powerful counterspells like Force of Will and Daze, with some technology like Reanimate thrown in for spice.

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