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The Modernist

by Brian David-Marshall March 14 2014

It has been a couple of good weeks for twenty-four-year-old Iowan student Josh McClain. He burst onto the Top 25 Rankings last week courtesy of a Top 16 finish at Pro Tour Born of the Gods. This...

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Climbing Right Back on the Akroan Horse

by Brian David-Marshall March 7 2014

The Pro Tour is a wild horse that does not want its riders to sit comfortably on its back. It can be a heartbreaking moment when players have spent their entire Magic playing careers just trying...

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Halfway Marks

by Brian David-Marshall February 28 2014

What was your favorite moment from last weekend's Pro Tour Born of the Gods? For me there is little question that it was eventual Pro Tour Champion Shaun McLaren's Game 3 of the quarterfinals...

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Video Deck Tech: Blue Moon with Lee Shi Tian

by Brian David-Marshall February 22 2014

Lee Tian Shi shares the MTG Mint Card deck "Blue Moon" in a deck tech with Brian David-Marshall. ...

Daily Deck

Video Deck Tech: Hexproof Aurus with Raymond Tan

by Brian David-Marshall February 22 2014

This was Raymond Tan's first Pro Tour and he talks with Brian David-Marshall about his Modern deck: Hexproof Auras. ...

Daily Deck

Video Deck Tech: Mono-Black Control with Arjan Van Leeuwen

by Brian David-Marshall February 22 2014

Arjan Van Leeuwen shares his Modern format Mono-Black Control with Brian David-Marshall. ...

Daily Deck

Video Deck Tech: Living End with Michael Hetrick

by Brian David-Marshall February 22 2014

Michael Hetrick finished Day 1 undefeated. He discusses his Living End Modern deck with Brian David-Marshall. ...

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A Column You Say…

by Brian David-Marshall February 21 2014

I am sorry, Mr. Editor, I fully intended to bring you a breaking story from here in Valencia, Spain, where we have been furiously working to get everything ready for the live webcast of Pro Tour...

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Pro Tour Born of the Gods Coverage Roundtable

by Brian David-Marshall February 14 2014

As this article goes live it will be just a few hours before the undoubtedly massive Grand Prix Paris begins and just one week away from cracking that first pack of Born of the Gods for the...

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Marvelous Team-Ups

by Brian David-Marshall February 7 2014

When you look back on the recent history of the Pro Tour, it is definitely the exception to see someone win a title without being part of a large testing team. Both Alexander Hayne and Stanislav...

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