Thinking Differently With Red By Davis Merced

Thinking Differently With Red By Davis Merced

Thinking Differently With Red by Davis Merced When one thinks of the color red in Modern most tend to think of Lightning Bolt and the bevy of powerful decks associated with this staple. Burn, Grixis, Jund, Jeskai, Zoo and UR Delver to name a few. The reason I enjoy this format is that on any … Continue reading

Sullivan Red at #SCGRICH by Andrew Frank

Sullivan Red at #SCGRICH by Andrew Frank

A guest feature article by follower Andrew Frank who recently went 6-3 to make Day 2 at the Starcitygames SCG Richmond Open and was featured in a deck tech.  Andrew and John brewed up the ideas for the deck and tested prior to the event, this is Andrew’s post-tournament report. Sullivan Red at #SCGRICH by … Continue reading

Lighting Up Grand Prix Louisville

Lighting Up Grand Prix Louisville

Lighting Up Grand Prix Louisville If there’s one thing that’s resonated the most with me throughout my 22 off and on years of playing Magic, it’s that you have to put yourself in position to win.  Writing this blog and doing a Magic Podcast has been great, but it can be disheartening sometimes when the … Continue reading

The Perennial Underdog

The Perennial Underdog

The Perennial Underdog Choosing to play Mono Red is almost always never the “correct” choice in the eyes of Magic’s most elite.  It’s a sea of underpowered cards that require leveraging difficult aspects of gameplay.  Whether you’re bluffing your opponent into believing you have that combat trick, that last Lightning Bolt, or simply trying to … Continue reading

Quelling the Conversation – Mono Red with Eldritch Moon

Quelling the Conversation – Mono Red with Eldritch Moon

Quelling the Conversation – Mono Red with Eldritch Moon No one said this was going to be easy. After winning two pro tours, Mono Red was on top of the world despite still being dogged by many pros for being a simplistic deck.  Whether they liked it or not, Red Aggro was a competitive option … Continue reading

The Modern Burn Bible

The Modern Burn Bible

The Modern Burn Bible Someone just opened Pandora’s Box.  Fellow and future Red Mages, we have work to do. This format is about to see a major shake up, and rumblings from my MTGO brethren have indicated that the tide is already starting to rise.  I usually have a long-winded soliloquy in my articles, waxing … Continue reading