Cook’s Kitchen – B&R Update: January 2013
Banned and Restricted Update
There it is! A few changes, Bloodbraid Elf and Seething Song are banned in Modern as well as Grapeshot, Empty the Warrens, and Invigorate in Online Pauper. Well, to be perfectly honest, I don’t care that the storm pair or Invigorate are banned in Online Pauper. I can’t play on Modo anyway! But that’s not the point.
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Cook’s Kitchen – Esperblade & Jund (NELC: 01/19/2013)
This past weekend at Jupiter Games was eventful. A two day long affair with an event on each day, Legacy on Saturday and a Modern PTQ on Sunday. Both days absolutely full of Lingering Souls. Continue reading Cook’s Kitchen – Esperblade & Jund (NELC: 01/19/2013)
Cook’s Kitchen – Modern Masters & Legacy
For those of you living under a rock, Wizards of the Coast announced “Modern Masters”. You can read more about it here.
Modern Masters will be a set much like Chronicles in the past. In this case it will release cards specifically reprinted to draw more attention to the Modern format. The idea behind the set is to make Modern staples and inadvertently Legacy staples more readily accessible to the common Magic player. Continue reading Cook’s Kitchen – Modern Masters & Legacy
by Dan Rae
Here are the facts people- Modern exists as a format and it actually does not suck, like a lot of people say. Modern at the moment may not be the most played form at but it is still fairly new in the Magical world. When Modern came out Wizards banned cards that they felt were going to be too good, and tried to avoid the possibility of the format just being all the best Standard decks. In order to do that they banned cards like Bitterblossom, Jace, the Mind Sculptor, and Stoneforge Mystic. These bannings may have been a bit premature, but hey, it happened. I don’t want to go into any of the bannings and such but I do want to talk about the deck I have been playing and want to know what all of you lovely people have been playing. I bet Ken Adams is running some sweet combo tech that no one can beat; I know I sure can’t handle his wind pants aggro.
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