Derek Gallen

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Silence, Exile, and Cunning

Khans Standard Metagame, Week One

Here I take a look at the new Standard metagame with Khans of Tarkir, along with some oddball decklists!

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Extraction du Nord

I gotta get the hell outta New York, so I head to Montreal without mtg.

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Brewing With Courser, Part Deux

My meditation on Courser’s impact in Khans of Tarkir standard continues!

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It Begins With Courser

Where does standard go from here?

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Team Draft League Update

Derek reflects on the summer of M15 and Team Draft League.

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A Spike’s Wellness Primer

Derek applies systems he has studied over the past decade towards improving your EV at Grand Prix and PTQs.

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My First PTQ in Ten Years

Derek hit a Modern PTQ this past weekend in Jersey, to see if his skills stood the test of time.

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Silence, Exile, and Cunning — M15: From Bread to Spread

M15 draft strategy coming from endless Team Draft League Season Two experience, Derek style!

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Goodbye, Sphinx’s Revelation

In which Derek bids a less-than-fond farewell to everyone’s favorite X spell.

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Leveling Up at GP Worcester 2014

Last weekend Derek brought Angel Pod to battle in beautifully bleak, dilapidated New England. Find out how he fared!

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In the Shadow of the Colossus

GP Worcester is this weekend, and predicting its metagame has bent Derek out of shape.