TES Matchup Battles: Eldrazi Ramp II

Matchup Battles

Eldrazi and Ramp decks have existed in Legacy ever since the printings of [[Cloudpost]], [[Glimmerpost]], and the Eldrazi cards. Eldrazi Ramp has always been a small percentage of the metagame, but over the past year, it has picked up in popularity. The goal is to assemble these posts along with artifact mana to accelerate out Read More »

Post-Breach Musings

Doomsday

[[Underworld Breach]] is banned! Though it was in Legacy for just a short time, it proved to be an incredibly dominant and format warping card. Obviously my analysis of the card and its power level were flawed, but some of the ideas were correct. [[Underworld Breach]] was not a [[Yawgmoth's Will]] in that it did Read More »

Through the Looking Glass: Eldrazi Ramp with Micah Lupa

Through the Looking Glass

Special Guest A few words on Micah Lupa (Twitter: @Drisoth | MTGO: MLupa) Micah is a longtime Magic player, being introduced to the game with the release of Onslaught and has been involved with legacy since the release of original Zendikar. Mostly known for playing combo decks in various formats and Storm in particular, the Read More »

Matchup Mulligan: Eldrazi Ramp

Matchup Mulligan

Final Jeskai Breach Hand Answer Hand No. 10: (on the draw) [[Dark Ritual|]] [[Dark Ritual|]] [[Ad Nauseam|]] [[Lotus Petal|]] [[Echo of Eons|]] [[Scalding Tarn|]] [[Chrome Mox|]] » Keep or Mulligan? Keep Well, this is a little awkward with the [[Underworld Breach]] banning. That said, the matchup was miserably difficult and it required a lot of Read More »

TES Matchup Battles: Jeskai Breach

Matchup Battles

Jeskai Breach is the newest deck to join the Legacy scene due to the printing of Underworld Breach. The goal is to use blue draw spells and Enlightened Tutor to assemble a combo. The deck casts Underworld Breach with a few cards in the graveyard, then use Lion's Eye Diamond to cast Brain Freeze from Read More »

Through the Looking Glass: Jeskai Breach with Stefan Schütz

Through the Looking Glass

Special Guest A few words on Stefan Schütz (Twitter: @KingofTraitors | MTGO: MentalMisstep) Stefan had his first contact with Magic: The Gathering at the age of nine, and he immediately fell in love with the game. It didn't take him very long to find enjoyment in playing Legacy as well where he discovered various archetypes Read More »

Matchup Mulligan: Jeskai Breach

Matchup Mulligan

Final The EPIC Storm Hand Answer Hand No. 10: (on the play — Mulliganed Once) [[Lion's Eye Diamond|]] [[Dark Ritual|]] [[Dark Ritual|]] [[Wishclaw Talisman|]] [[Ponder|]] [[Veil of Summer|]] [[Burning Wish|]] » Keep or Mulligan? Mulligan I was a little disappointed by the responses to this hand, I had quite a few people say, "snap mulligan." Read More »

Leaving A Legacy: 5K (02/01/2020) — 3rd Place

Leaving A Legacy — Jan 2020

A lot like the Leaving A Legacy Open V, the From the Vault Games crew decided to leave Syracuse, N.Y. at 4:30 a.m. in order to get to Acton, Mass. in time for the main event. The six of us that were sponsored by our favorite local game store knew it was going to be Read More »