May 5, 2014

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Nic’s Nyx Picks – Top Commons and Uncommons for Journey into Nyx Limited

Read Part 1 here Part 2 – Red, Green, Gold, Artifacts Red Common has always been good (or at least ok) in limited, and I think in this format it will be better than average. It’s a fact that fast aggro decks are very real here, and if you don’t have a way to interact with them early you will lose to them. This is basically the best answer to cheap fast threats; it itself is cheap, it’s...


May 1, 2014

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Nic’s Nyx Picks – Top Commons and Uncommons for Journey into Nyx Limited

Part 1 – White, Blue, Black With Journey Into Nyx, the draft format will be shaken up by the removal of a Theros pack and the addition of Journey as the new pack one. That means the direction of your deck will be largely decided by what you pick in the Journey pack. Here I’m going to highlight my picks for the best common and uncommon in each color from Journey, and look at what type of deck...


April 8, 2014

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Cube for Noobs – A Primer for MTGO Cube Drafts

What’s the only thing better than playing a draft consisting of all the greatest cards from Magic’s history? Why, WINNING that draft of course! In this post I’ll be going over some basic strategy and tips for successfully playing Cube, primarily how to actually have a better chance to win at Cube from a Spike’s perspective. Cube is by far my favourite format and I play it quite a bit,...