None Shall Pass Bombs

Un-Intuitive Magic

Brendan looks at a few interesting cards from Unstable preview week.

Pro Tour Ixalan Draft Metagame

Brendan runs down the successful draft archetypes at Pro Tour Ixalan.

The End of Ixalan Draft?

Brendan reflects on Ixalan draft, his experience at Grand Prix Phoenix, and the upcoming Pro Tour down the road from him.

Drafting Ixalan Archetypes

Brendan breaks down the Ixalan two-color archetypes by tier, and explains how that should influence your early draft picks.

Bad Card Limited

Brendan reflects on why the lower power level of Ixalan Limited is a nice change of pace.

Winning in Ixalan Limited

Brendan won an Ixalan Limited PPTQ with lots of dinosaurs and lands. Read how to succeed in this new format.

Sealed in the Time of Dinosaurs

Dinosaurs are the best natural strategy for Ixalan sealed. But what if you don’t have a good dinosaur deck? Brendan cobbled together a 5-0 in an online PPTQ with green-black explore.

Dinosaurs Don’t Need Help

Brendan played Dinosaurs at the Ixalan prerelease. Expect to see a lot of them in Sealed.

Polishing Your Sealed Deck

Brendan walks through how to make the final cuts when building a Sealed deck.

Exciting Uncommons from Ixalan

Brendan highlights six powerful uncommons from Ixalan that may shape the draft format.

Hour of Sunset

Brendan says goodbye to one of the great Limited formats with a top ten list.

Two Drafts in Indy

Brendan had two drafts to make the top eight at Grand Prix Indianapolis. One of them went better than the other.