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Through the Looking Glass: 4C Snow Control with Rugved Karhade

Special Guest A few words on Rugved Karhade (VedX or dystopiaa): Rugved "Ved" Karhade is an MTGO grinder and a constant player of all things "blu", though he tends to prefer UWx Miracles. One of the recent innovators for Miracles, Ved constantly posts unique lists on Twitter and often places well with them in MTGO challenges. You can find Ved on twitter @VedKarhade. Here is a recent 5-0 finish of 4c Snow Control from Rugved Read More »

TES Matchup Battles: Ad Nauseam Tendrils

Ad Nauseam Tendrils (ANT) is a combo deck that focuses on breaking the Storm mechanic to cast a game-winning Tendrils of Agony. This is done by combining mana rituals, tutors, and engines, such as Past in Flames and Ad Nauseam, to cast 10 spells in a single turn. Because ANT is a black-based deck and plays a card like Lion's Eye Diamond, it uses discard spells as its primary form of Read More »

Legacy League - Landon Sworts - 08/13/19

the epic Storm .dek (MTGO) | .txt   Main Deck 4 Burning Wish 4 Infernal Tutor 4 Brainstorm 4 Ponder 4 Thoughtseize 4 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 Bloodstained Mire 3 Polluted Delta 2 Badlands 1 Underground Sea 1 Volcanic Island 1 Swamp Sideboard 3 Echoing Truth 1 Chain of Read More »

Matchup Mulligan: 4C "Snow" Control

Final London Mulligan Hand Answer Hand 10: (on the play) » Keep or Mulligan? Mulligan I created this hand with the intent of showing a hand I likely would've kept under the "Vancouver Mulligan", but would send back under the "London Mulligan." There's a few key decisions here, do you Brainstorm or Ponder? With Ponder, you're looking for exactly Lotus Petal and have an additional look off of the Read More »

Pondering Policy: Core Set 2020

Welcome to our next edition of Pondering Policy! Today we will be digging into one of the more impactful changes from the M20 policy update. There are several other policy changes, but this one is big enough for Storm players that it deserves its own article. Player Communication (Magic Tournament Rules 4.1) In this article series, we have previously discussed status information. This is information that must be "announced upon change and Read More »

TES Annual Domain & Hosting Fundraising — 2019

Hey, Storm fans! I would first like to start by thanking everyone who has helped contribute to theepicstorm.com and all the hard work they've put in over the last four years (It's hard to believe that May 2020 will be our five year anniversary!). Everything you see on this site is done out of love for the game, and more specifically, the storm mechanic. Our writers and contributors aren't paid, and Read More »

TES Infernal Tutoring #31

Since our last article, the Legacy meta has continued to evolve. In the last few months, there have been multiple sets that have printed legacy playable cards, and people have been experimenting like crazy. It seems that the meta is going more and more towards greedy Four-Color (4C) Delver and 4C control decks. On the flip side, people are also trying Grixis, BUG, and 4C decks using mostly Snow Basic Read More »

Legacy League - Landon Sworts - 07/27/19

the epic Storm .dek (MTGO) | .txt   Main Deck 4 Burning Wish 4 Infernal Tutor 4 Brainstorm 4 Ponder 4 Thoughtseize 3 Empty the Warrens 1 Ad Nauseam 4 Rite of Flame 4 Dark Ritual 4 Lion's Eye Diamond 4 Lotus Petal 4 Chrome Mox 3 Mox Opal 4 Polluted Delta 4 Bloodstained Mire 2 Badlands 1 Underground Sea 1 Volcanic Island 1 Swamp Sideboard 4 Echoing Truth 3 Hope of Ghirapur 1 Read More »

Through the Looking Glass: Maverick with Dan Neeley

Special Guest A few words on Dan Neeley (DNEELEY on MTGO, @danneeley1 on Twitter): Dan Neeley is a legacy player known for being a Maverick and four-color Loam player. Dan has one SCG Legacy Open Top 8. Two MTGO Challenge Wins and other smaller achievements. Dan is a father of three beautiful girls, he enjoys playing Legacy in his spare time. What suite of hate pieces does Maverick usually play for its Storm matchups? In Read More »

Legacy League - Bryant Cook - 07/21/19

the epic Storm .dek (MTGO) | .txt Main Deck 4 Burning Wish 4 Infernal Tutor 4 Brainstorm 4 Ponder 4 Thoughtseize 2 Defense Grid 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 3 Mox Opal 4 Polluted Delta 4 Bloodstained Mire 2 Badlands 1 Underground Sea 1 Volcanic Island 1 Swamp Sideboard 4 Echoing Truth 2 Hope Read More »