M13 Pre-release: Playing to your Weaknesses – Blue

I’m almost done with my choices for cards I’d use during the pre-release on Saturday for M13. My friend has disagreed with me on a few of my choices, but that’s fine. I’ve… Continue reading

Quick Update: Nagoya World Cup Qualifiers Top 8 decklist

If you’ve been following Star City Games, you’ve probably already seen my article about the Top 8 at the WMCQ last weekend, but just in case, here’s the link to the article. http://www.starcitygames.com/magic/standard/24410-The-Japan-Metagame-Diaries-World-Magic-Cup-Qualifier-In-Nagoya.html… Continue reading

M13 Pre-release: Playing to your weaknesses – Green

Day 3 of Playing to your Weaknesses. Today’s color is Green. Unlike Red (which I think got shafted), Green has definitely gotten a power boost (especially with it’s rares). While you don’t have… Continue reading

M13 Pre-release: Playing to your Weakness – Red

Next on the agenda is red. I think red has a lot of good sideboard cards and some killer rare/mythic cards, but must have commons/uncommons are few and far between. Feel free to… Continue reading

M13 pre-release: Playing to your Weakness – Artifact

Hello and welcome back to Playing to Your Weakness. If you read my Avacyn Restored articles, then you’ll know what this article is all about. Playing to your Weakness is my opinion of… Continue reading

2012 Nagoya Magic World Cup Qualifier Results and M13 pre-release info

Today were the Magic World Cup Qualifiers in Nagoya, Japan. 155 players came from all over Japan for the last chance to earn a spot on Team Japan for the World Championships. There… Continue reading

June Update: Magic World Cup Qualifiers this weekend!

I really want to apologize for not posting anything since the 19th. I worked 11 days straight (with 6 of those days being 13 hour days) and barely had time to sleep, let… Continue reading

Playing the Market: Knowing when to sell your Magic Cards

Recently I’ve been a lot more interested in the monetary value of cards and when their prices go up or down. I’ve noticed that as a set gets older and gets closer to… Continue reading

Turning the Tide: The Japan Meta Game 6/15/12

Hey. You guys. Yes, you, the ones reading this blog. YOU ROCK! Thanks for helping me to hit 10,000 hits in less than a year! Here’s to hoping for 10,000 more!  I feel… Continue reading