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Standard Format Articles

  • Fish-Xalan
    September 19, 2017
    Brewing with Ixalan - Fish-Xalan
    Brewing with Ixalan - Fish-Xalan
    Jesse Jordan
    September 19, 2017
    Get your boots on and tell your islands to expect to get tapped on your own turn for once, because Ixalan is about to unleash wave after wave of wet warriors and watery wizards...
  • MTGXLN Daily Dose
    September 15, 2017
    Daily Dose of Ixalan – The new Standard Mana Base is Complete
    Daily Dose of Ixalan – The new Standard Mana Base is Complete
    Joey Hoffer
    September 15, 2017
    Welcome all to the Daily Dose of Ixalan, where I’m ending this week with one of my favourite topics of the year, the post-rotation Standard mana base. Mana bases are the key to making any...
  • MTGXLN Daily Dose
    September 14, 2017
    Daily Dose of Ixalan – Double-Faced Cards Part 2 – Flipping over these cards!
    Daily Dose of Ixalan – Double-Faced Cards Part 2 – Flipping over these cards!
    Joey Hoffer
    September 14, 2017
    Welcome all to another edition of the Daily Dose of Ixalan, where today I’ll be talking about some more Double-Faced Cards from Ixalan. Yesterday I talked about some artifacts that transform into lands, but today...
  • MTGXLN Daily Dose
    September 13, 2017
    Daily Dose of Ixalan – Double-Faced Cards Part 1 – Follow the path to Lands
    Daily Dose of Ixalan – Double-Faced Cards Part 1 – Follow the path to Lands
    Joey Hoffer
    September 13, 2017
    Welcome all to the Daily Dose of Ixalan, where today I’m going to be talking about the exciting return of Double-Faced Cards! I am a huge fan of Double-Faced Cards. When I found out months...
  • Brewing with Primal Rage
    September 12, 2017
    Brewing with Ixalan - Primal Rage
    Brewing with Ixalan - Primal Rage
    Jesse Jordan
    September 12, 2017
    Pyromancer's Goggles is back, this time in the form of Primal Amulet. Did I specifically combine it with Enrage cards so that I could make a deck called 'Primal Rage' full of dinosaurs and fiery...
  • MTGXLN Daily Dose
    September 12, 2017
    Daily Dose of Ixalan – Vraska the Seen
    Daily Dose of Ixalan – Vraska the Seen
    Joey Hoffer
    September 12, 2017
    Welcome all to another Daily Dose of Ixalan, where today I’m going to be looking at some big new cards coming to Ixalan. There are a lot of new mechanics and types of creatures that are...
  • MTGXLN Daily Dose
    September 11, 2017
    Daily Dose of Ixalan – Drop your buffs, it’s a Pirate Raid!
    Daily Dose of Ixalan – Drop your buffs, it’s a Pirate Raid!
    Joey Hoffer
    September 11, 2017
    Welcome all to the Daily Dose of Ixalan, where we're currently less then three weeks away from the set’s release on Sept. 29th! Last week was jam-packed full of previews, and this week is starting with more...
  • MTGXLN Daily Dose
    September 8, 2017
    Daily Dose of Ixalan – Exploring new mechanics
    Daily Dose of Ixalan – Exploring new mechanics
    Joey Hoffer
    September 8, 2017
    Welcome all to another edition of the Daily Dose of Ixalan, where today I’ll be talking about one of the new mechanics from Ixalan. One of the first things that I want to see when...
  • September 7, 2017
    Horse Control
    Horse Control
    Jesse Jordan
    September 7, 2017
    We all know that guy at our LGS who latches on to an obscure subtype or archetype and just barrels down. With Ixalan around the corner, don't expect those guys to go anywhere. Every...