None Shall Pass Bombs

Getting Some Modern Reps with Affinity

Brendan took Affinity out for a tune-up at a local Modern PPTQ and made his first top eight in the format before losing to a crazy Paradox Engine combo deck.

Minnesota Feats

Brendan returns from Grand Prix Minneapolis with a Sealed masterpiece from the Sunday PTQ. See how to win without broken rares.

Lessons from Kyoto

Brendan reflects on some key moments from the coverage of Pro Tour Hour of Devastation in Kyoto last weekend.

Rainy Toronto Slips Away

Brendan went undefeated on day one of Grand Prix Toronto on a disastrous Friday night with no sleep and came within one game of making the top 8.

Almost My Hour

Brendan finished third in an Hour of Devastation Limited PPTQ. Read his tips to prepare for Grand Prix Toronto and Kyoto.

Release the Devastation

Brendan reports from the Hour of Devastation pre-release. First impression? The mana is a lot worse for aggressive decks.

Vintage Cube in Blue and White and Red

Brendan takes the Magic Online Vintage Cube for a few spins.

Fun in the Sun

Brendan takes Time to Reflect on his personal highlights of Amonkhet Limited. Fun for the whole family!

Five Lessons from Grand Prix Vegas

Brendan shares five lessons from the Magic extravaganza in the desert that was Grand Prix Las Vegas.

Repetition is Variation

Brendan reflects on repetition and the competitive grind as he heads to Grand Prix Las Vegas.

Sealed Cards I Want to Pull

As Brendan prepares fot the RPTQ this weekend and Grand Prix Vegas after that, he shares what he hopes to pull from his Sealed packs.

Return to Theros

Brendan can’t stop comparing Amonkhet draft to Theros. Does that mean blue-green tempo is the best deck again?