Shawn Massak

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Modern Hero

Deciding On A Deck

Shawn debuts the latest Modern Hero. Follow him as he builds a budget Modern deck to play at Grand Prix Las Vegas. This week, help him choose a deck.

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42 Land Seismic Swans Won a State Championship

Shawn breaks down a sweet and affordable Seismic Swans deck that won Idaho Modern States, all for the price of a Grand Prix entry fee.

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Vigorously Scrubbing Out

Shawn picks up Amulet Titan more than a year after Summer Bloom is banned. Read all about it in this not-quite-tournament-report.

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Magic and Hoarding

Shawn returns to talk about the experience of liquidating the bulk from his collection.

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On SCG Dallas

Shawn discusses the Top 32 of the SCG Dallas Modern Open and the prevailing narratives of the weekend.

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Decisions, Decisions

Shawn contemplates decisions on what to play for the upcoming Modern PPTQ season.

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Standard Grixis PPTQ Report

Shawn writes about his recent Standard PPTQ win playing Grixis.

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Two PPTQs & Two GPs

Shawn discusses his experiences at two local PPTQs and recaps GPLA & GPCHAR

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On the Bubble & SCG Indy

Shawn talks byes, Bubble Hulk, and SCG Indy.

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The Problem With Two-Headed Giant

Here’s the problem with Two-Headed Giant: the the games are too damn long.

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Two Plays

Shawn discusses two excellent play decisions he saw over the weekend, one in Modern at the SCG Open and one in Standard at a local gameday.

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SCG Modern States, Part One

Shawn discusses the first wave of results from SCG Modern States.