Tag: Magic the Gathering

Jan
21

Ultra Knight: Week 4 Standings

Our Ultra Knight league is off to a great start with over 20 players entered! This week, we introduced the “Market” and allowed players to purchase packs of lands, bulk rares, and creatures to add to their still very horrible, five […]

Jul
13

Report: Grand Prix Chicago 2014

Recently, I attended Grand Prix Chicago. The format was Standard so hopefully everyone will be familiar with the decks that are possible to play. I do not play standard on a consistent basis (FNM) due to card availability and time […]

Jun
27

ELDER DRAGON HIGHLANDER LEAGUE: Summer SEASON 2014 Announcement

It’s time for our next EDH League! After the Spring season, we consulted with DecaturMTG and have adjusted some league rules! If there are any questions, please ask. Summer Season Rules Season Duration: July 2nd – August 13th Approved League Days: Every Wednesday (1 […]

Jun
25

Lucky Charms: They’re also delicious in MTG!

Last year at Pro Tour Gatecrash, David Sharfman piloted a R/W/U deck called Lucky Charms. The deck was similar to many of the flash control decks that were being played at the time, but featured 10 of the charms from […]

Jun
25

Mastering Modern: Steamlining Scapeshift

It is time for my favorite PTQ season as well as my favorite format, Modern. Not only do you get to play the most fun format possible, but for the small price of winning a PTQ you get a free […]

Jun
17

Conspiracy, Diplomacy, and You

Overview Released on June 6, 2014, Conspiracy is Wizard’s latest “summer set” intended for casual play. As most people reading this article will know, Conspiracy is intended to be drafted, with each pack containing a draft-affecting card instead of a […]

Jun
14

Elder Dragon Highlander League: Spring Season 2014

Well done, Knights! We’ve finished our first EDH League at Board Knight. Did we have fun? Overall, I think so! There were many rules that worked, but others that did not jive with the group. Ultimately, over 10 league games […]

Jun
14

Brewing Boros: Purphoros and His Legion

People play Magic: The Gathering for a wide variety of reasons. People enjoy a variety of formats and game variations. Some enjoy playing tight games, focusing on sound technical play. Other players look to come up with the latest tech […]