Hello! This is Gao Jun from Shanghai, China. I’ve been playing MtG since 2014 and Legacy since 2017. Last December, I participated in the 5th Beijing Orlov Legacy Tournament series. For those unfamiliar, the Orlov Tournament is one of the biggest Legacy tournaments held in Mainland China – this year, we had 152 players, including… Continue reading Czech in China – *10th* at Beijing Orlov Legacy with Czech Pile
Hello all, friendly Internet Sean Brown here again, for a bit of a long-winded tournament report filled with Magic, strategy and feels. It’s been a long time since I’ve written anything and This Week in Legacy is on a slight hiatus (should be back next week, don’t sweat) because I’ve been incredibly busy. Why, you… Continue reading Mongoose in Japan – *33rd* at Eternal Weekend Yokohama
Recently, the general manager of a local game store called General Games in Melbourne (shout out to you Jimbo you bloody legend) sent me a message asking for advice on how to build a Miracles list for the new meta. I didn’t have a simple answer for him – building a reactive control deck in… Continue reading Miracles 101: How to Build Your Miracles Deck
Hi there, I’m Jack Jiggens, here again to write about the options D&T has in the current post-banning metagame. With the current metagame in flux, I’ve gone for quite a straightforward, general approach with my list. But one of the current problems D&T is facing is it simply has too many options! It has several… Continue reading Death & Taxes for the New Age
“If Team America could play Lightning Bolt, it would be the best deck ever.” – Me sometime in 2018 My testing for Masters consisted of three things: Mark Rippletoe’s Starting Strength program; Watching Black Hawk Down and Blade Runner 2049; and Coming up with a myriad of BUG Delver + Lightning Bolt decks while pretending… Continue reading FULL POWER DELVER – *15th* at Legacy Masters 2018
For us Aussies, the biggest Legacy event of the year is right around the corner, and as you can guess, a question that is commonly floated amongst circles is: what should I play at Masters? Whilst I won’t be there myself, my answer to the question is always the same: you should play Miracles, the… Continue reading Long Live the King – Why YOU Should Bring Miracles to Legacy Masters 2018
Death & Taxes was one of the strongest decks in Legacy in early 2016. However, in the last 2 years it has declined. Today I have the reasons to why this is the case, and workable solutions to the problem, at least from a Melbourne metagame perspective. Factor 1: The Decline of Stoneforge Mystic Although… Continue reading What Happened to Death & Taxes?