2019


Through the Looking Glass: Steel Stompy with Max Gilmore

Special Guest A few words on Max Gilmore (@MXGonline): Max Gilmore is a Legacy Jack-of-all-trades, but is probably best known for his eagerness to put Swords to Plowshares in the same deck as Delver of Secrets. Max is always on the lookout for the next broken thing, and works to keep himself at the forefront of Legacy innovation. His effort to stay ahead of the curve has rewarded him with high match-win percentages Read More »

Legacy League - Landon Sworts - 02/12/19

the epic Storm .dek (MTGO) | .txt   Main Deck 4 Burning Wish 4 Infernal Tutor 4 Brainstorm 4 Ponder 1 Preordain 4 Thoughtseize 3 Duress 1 Empty the Warrens 1 Ad Nauseam 4 Rite of Flame 4 Dark Ritual 4 Lion's Eye Diamond 4 Lotus Petal 4 Chrome Mox 4 Polluted Delta 4 Bloodstained Mire 2 Badlands 1 Underground Sea 1 Volcanic Island 1 Swamp 1 Island Sideboard 3 Echoing Truth 2 Surgical Extraction 2 Hope of Ghirapur 3 Empty the Warrens 1 Past in Flames 1 Grapeshot 1 Pulverize 1 Tendrils of Agony 1 Dark Petition   Landon Sworts plays a Legacy Constructed League Read More »

Matchup Mulligan: Grixis Phoenix

Turbo Depths Hand Answer Hand 10: (on the draw) » Keep or Mulligan? Mulligan Yes, we're on the draw and have roughly 17 live draws (9 that flat out win the game), which is about 33% to win the game for every draw step. The big issue here is that we're on the draw and that discard spells shut off our hand. Post-board Turbo Depths decks have four copies of Thoughtseize, Duress, and possibly Inquisition Read More »

Legacy League - Landon Sworts - 01/30/19

the epic Storm .dek (MTGO) | .txt   Main Deck 4 Burning Wish 4 Infernal Tutor 4 Brainstorm 4 Ponder 4 Thoughtseize 3 Duress 1 Empty the Warrens 1 Ad Nauseam 4 Rite of Flame 4 Dark Ritual 4 Lion's Eye Diamond 4 Lotus Petal 4 Chrome Mox 2 Mox Opal 4 Polluted Delta 3 Bloodstained Mire 2 Badlands 1 Underground Sea 1 Volcanic Island 1 Swamp 1 Island Sideboard 3 Hope of Ghirapur 3 Echoing Truth 3 Empty the Warrens 1 Past in Flames 1 Grapeshot 1 Pulverize 1 Tendrils of Agony 1 Dark Petition 1 Telemin Performance   Landon Sworts plays a Legacy Constructed Read More »

TES Infernal Tutoring #25

Hello Legacy Storm Players! We are back with the first Infernal Tutoring article of 2019! With the new year, there have been some new and exciting changes to the deck! In the spirit of making The EPIC Storm even more explosive, Bryant Cook started testing Mox Opal. After testing many different configurations of the deck, we believe that two copies of Mox Opal is the ideal number. To make room Read More »

TES Matchup Battles: Miracles

Miracles is one of legacy's premier control decks of the format and has been around ever since the "Miracle" keyword was printed in Avacyn Restored. It is a UW deck that often splashes black or red for utility cards. Over the past year and a half since, Sensei's Divining Top got banned, Miracles has evolved to be centered around card advantage. With tools ranging from Snapcaster Mage to Terminus to Read More »