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.
Between Lotus Breach and Inverter decks, combo ruled the first iteration of Pioneer through the Players Tour events. Is it too early to call them too powerful, or is it time to make a change to the format?
Matt Sperling breaks down which lands and sets of lands are most important in Pioneer, the strengths and weaknesses of each, and how spells and lands come together to form a well thought out mana base in Pioneer.
Rather than simply look at the leaderboard and crown Javier Dominguez the best player in the world, Matt shows you an example of what top level play looks like on his channel, Magic: The Gathering for Advanced Players.