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Oracle Opposition

Hi everyone, my good friend Tom Kellock asked me to write a small article about my recent top 8 with a sweet opposition deck at Bazaar of Moxen Strasbourg Legacy Main Event. I will tell you how to side against most of the decks, what I would change in the decklist and what other possibilities […]

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Expectations for GP Prague

Whether flipping a Delver or Topping turn two, Bolting their face or tapping their blue, Hymn to Tourach is going to make you discard, So let me give you my predictions for Prague With GP Prague just around the corner I thought it would be worthwhile to talk about the European metagame in more depth, […]

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Top 4 BoM Vintage Main Event

On Sunday, 8 May 2016, 65 plucky Vintage players gathered at BoM Annecy to battle in the gentleman’s format. For myself, myriad other commitments mean that I seldom attend big European tournaments, however friends on this occasion strongly urged me to attend one of the BoM tournaments this year. With BoM returning to its spiritual home […]

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Travel Preparations

At the time of writing, the Vintage main event of Bazaar of Moxen Annecy (“BoM”) is a little over a week away. Like many fans of the Vintage format, this is an incredibly exciting, and somewhat anxious time. The recent restriction of MUD centrepiece Lodestone Golem has thrown the format and the known metagame into […]

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The Effect of Eternal Masters

Eternal Masters (EMA) will be released in June this year. There was some speculation on Reddit as to the existence of the set but most people thought it was unlikely that Wizards would do for Legacy and Vintage what they did for Modern. However, WOTC surprised us all and have consequently set off, not only […]

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The Brewery – Agent Pox

This deck started from an idea. What is the best thing to cascade into from Shardless Agent? Obvious answer, Smallpox… I honestly can’t remember why Callum and I brewed this deck, I think red wine was involved and a tournament was the next day, but after a quick look at what was already out there we realised […]

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The Brewery – Demonic Balance

For the past few months I’ve been playing a mix of Team America and Miracles in anticipation for GP Prague with promising results. But there’s a certain joy in winning with an off-the-wall strategy that Delver of Secrets and Jace, the Mind Sculptor will never achieve. When you’re content to execute your stupid combo a […]

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London Old School Meetup

Winds of Change, Fork, take 14? Eight of us got together at a lovely pub on the 2nd of April to play Old School. Thanks to Richard Stebbing who organised the event and the prizepool. We played three relaxed rounds with the top four getting a prize. After three and half hours of eating, trading and […]

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