Author Archives: Jeff

Oh no not my Blood Moon

This bike meme slays me. Maybe I’m a jerk, but as the guy in the comic says: whatever. I made a version applicable to my own life situation:

Blue-Black Barely

The format continues to stress me out, but I got a 6-3 with this blue-black deck: Ixalan Friendly Sealed (2017-11-04)Lands (17)9 Island8 SwampCreatures (15)1 Siren Stormtamer2 Storm Fleet Aerialist1 Desperate Castaways1 Dire Fleet Hoarder1 Fathom Fleet Captain1 Sailor of Means1 Siren Lookout1 Watertrap Weaver1 Deadeye Tormentor1 Ruin Raider1 Skymarch Bloodletter1 Fathom Fleet Cutthroat1 Wind Strider1 […]

The Definitive “Women in Magic” Thinkpiece

The topic of Women in Magic, specifically the question of why there are so few, has been a point of contention for essentially as long as organized play has existed. Every couple of years a new writer tries their hand at examining the issue. This time around we have a piece from Daniel Fournier and […]

Finally got one, sheesh

I finally achieved a good result in an Ixalan Sealed League, after posting multiple 5-4’s, 4-5’s and even a 3-6! This sealed format sucks, I only keep playing it because my core love of Magic is so strong. (i.e. I am addicted) Anyway, I went 7-2 with this red-white no-synergy deck, splashing black for Vona, […]

Suxalan Sealed

This is me after posting losing records in like six consecutive sealed leagues: I accept responsibility, to a degree, for my poor performances but I think this sealed format kind of sucks.

Our ride’s here!

You maybe had to be there for this, but trust me it was hilarious at the time.

First tries at Ixalan Sealed

Did an Ixalan prerelease at the nearby LGS but pretty much pooped the bed, nothing interesting to report. I fared better in my first online sealed league, however, opening a strong red-white pool including a planeswalker: Ixalan Friendly Sealed (2017-09-27)Lands (17)8 Plains9 MountainCreatures (15)2 Tilonalli’s Knight2 Nest Robber1 Otepec Huntmaster1 Raptor Hatchling1 Skyblade of the […]