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Tales of the Squire- Modern Gentlemen


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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