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  • Char
    November 17, 2017
    Going for the Gold: Probability in Magic
    Going for the Gold: Probability in Magic
    Samuel Tharmaratnam
    November 17, 2017
    Welcome back to Going for the Gold! Today we continue our series on improving as a Magic player as we talk about probability. Those of you who are statistically challenged are probably wondering what I mean by probability? Probability...
  • Hazoret the Fervent
    November 10, 2017
    Going for the Gold: Pro Tour Ixalan Recap
    Going for the Gold: Pro Tour Ixalan Recap
    Samuel Tharmaratnam
    November 10, 2017
    Welcome back to Going for the Gold. As promised, today is the recap of my latest Pro Tour. Spoiler: It's shorter than usual! For those of you who were kind enough to follow me in the standings,...
  • Commune With Dinosaurs
    November 3, 2017
    Going for the Gold: Attending Your First Pro Tour
    Going for the Gold: Attending Your First Pro Tour
    Samuel Tharmaratnam
    November 3, 2017
    Welcome back to Going for the Gold! Today is the day that we've all been waiting for... Pro Tour Ixalan! It's a weird feeling: Ixalan has been out for a few months and I feel like everyone has...
  • Carnage Tyrant
    October 27, 2017
    Going for the Gold: Standard before Pro Tour Ixalan
    Going for the Gold: Standard before Pro Tour Ixalan
    Samuel Tharmaratnam
    October 27, 2017
    Welcome back to Going for the Gold! As promised last week, I'm going to give you an update on the current state of Standard. But why is that important? Well, the latest Pro Tour is coming up...
  • Believe in Dinosaurs
    October 24, 2017
    Brewing with Ixalan - Believe in Dinosaurs
    Brewing with Ixalan - Believe in Dinosaurs
    Jesse Jordan
    October 24, 2017
    It's time, once again, for us to take a minute to talk about something real. I'm talking about the daily Struggle // Survive that is being a member of the Dinosaur hype train as...
  • Mana Leak
    October 20, 2017
    Going for the Gold: Top 4 Pro Tour Feature Matches
    Going for the Gold: Top 4 Pro Tour Feature Matches
    Samuel Tharmaratnam
    October 20, 2017
    Welcome back to Going for the Gold! If you've read this column before, you already know that I'm a big fan of watching previous online coverage and observing the best players play the game. This...
  • October 19, 2017
    Brewing With Ixalan - Jeskai Approach
    Brewing With Ixalan - Jeskai Approach
    Jesse Jordan
    October 19, 2017
    Both Canadian and US Nationals have come and gone, and they left us with something not at all surprising - the revelation that Temur Energy is still really strong. Shocker. It's equally unsurprising that...
  • Skulduggery
    October 12, 2017
    Going for the Gold: A Preview of Canadian Nationals
    Going for the Gold: A Preview of Canadian Nationals
    Samuel Tharmaratnam
    October 12, 2017
    This weekend is the relaunch of an event that used to be the forefront of the Canadian Magic scene, Nationals. Long before the prominence of the new age of Canadian Magic, this was a tournament...
  • October 6, 2017
    Going for the Gold: Top 5 Cheats in Magic
    Going for the Gold: Top 5 Cheats in Magic
    Samuel Tharmaratnam
    October 6, 2017
    For this week's article, I thought it might be a good idea to help my readers become more adept at recognizing when someone's cheating against them. There isn't much that feels worse in this game...