Matchup Mulligan: Elves

Matchup Mulligan

Final Ad Nauseam Tendrils Hand Answer Hand No. 10: (on the play) [[Veil of Summer|]] [[Veil of Summer|]] [[Veil of Summer|]] [[Mox Opal|]] [[Lotus Petal|]] [[Taiga|]] [[Brainstorm|]] » Keep or Mulligan? Keep "This hand doesn't do anything!" Exactly. We're not looking to be proactive when the opportunity presents itself. A better way of looking at Read More »

Through the Looking Glass: Elves with Newton Hang

Through the Looking Glass

Special Guest A few words on Newton Hang (Twitter: hello_newton | MTGO: hellonewton) By day, Newton Hang works as an Electrical Engineer in Aerospace. By night, he plays Magic: The Gathering as a hobby. He notably won the Legacy Showcase Qualifier to qualify for the 2020 MOCS with his signature “Reclaimer Elves” deck. Despite primarily Read More »

TES Matchup Battles: Ad Nauseam Tendrils II

Matchup Battles

Ad Nauseam Tendrils is a deck like TES trying to win with the Storm mechanic using [[Tendrils of Agony]]. The main difference is Ad Nauseam Tendrils is built to be a little slower of a deck, using cards like [[Cabal Ritual]] and [[Past in Flames]], to play into the later turns of a game. It Read More »

Matchup Mulligan: Ad Nauseam Tendrils

Matchup Mulligan

Final Sneak & Show Hand Answer Hand No. 10: (on the draw) [[Verdant Catacombs|]] [[Chrome Mox|]] [[Rite of Flame|]] [[Scalding Tarn|]] [[Veil of Summer|]] [[Veil of Summer|]] [[Dark Ritual|]] » Keep or Mulligan? Keep While this hand doesn't have a direct payoff spell, we are roughly 34 percent to draw a business spell every single Read More »

Through the Looking Glass: ANT with Cyrus Corman-Gill

Through the Looking Glass

Special Guest A few words on Cyrus Corman-Gill (Twitter: @cyruscg | MTGO: CyrusCG) Cyrus has been playing Magic since 2005, and Legacy since 2016. Playing Ad Nauseam Tendrils, they won Grand Prix Atlanta in 2019 and SCG Las Vegas in 2018. In addition, they have top 8’d Eternal Weekend in both Legacy and Vintage. They Read More »

The ABC’s of TES: Counting Mana

The ABC's of TES

Goldfishing is the most common practice given to new Storm players. This is the practice of playing against an opponent as if they do not take any game actions. Knowing how to execute a storm combo should be the easiest part of any game and thus makes goldfishing a great place to start. The combo Read More »

TES Matchup Battles: Sneak & Show II

Matchup Battles

Sneak & Show is a deck that focuses on casting and abusing [[Show and Tell]] and [[Sneak Attack]] in combination with [[Griselbrand]], and [[Emrakul, the Aeons Torn]]. [[Emrakul, the Aeons Torn]] making the opponent sacrifice six permanents, or [[Griselbrand]] drawing many cards to find an [[Emrakul, the Aeons Torn]] or several counterspells can win the Read More »