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Category Archive: Standard (Type II)

Sep 29 2017

Alex Wilson

The New Ixalan Standard Meta

“ARRRR MI HEARTIES IT’S ALMOST TIME FER SWASHBUCKLING WITH DINERRSAURS” – Captain Lannery Storm

It’s safe to say that Ixalan appears to be a pretty unique set of themes that one can only imagine were suggested by one of the WOTC set designer’s kids. After a dark and gruesome return to Innistrad in 2016, Wizards …

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Sep 01 2017

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Worldwake Standard Throwback League Video

I go into a Standard Gauntlet on MODO hoping for Jund and I roll the oppressive Caw-Blade itself. Rest In Peace me.

I also munch on a tasty carrot.

Apr 08 2017

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A Standard Metagame With Amonkhet

Spoiler season is, as they say, in full swing and I’ve already seen enough to believe Amonkhet will revitalize the Standard meta. Between powerful removal with cycling and aggressive, efficient red spells, the potential archetypes coming about should safely check 4c Saheeli and keep other planeswalker decks down. Since I’m such a fiend for Jund …

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Mar 28 2017

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A First Look at Amonkhet

Hey guys! The last few weeks have been pretty busy with stuff like work and “Real-Life” Magic, but I saw the news from Wizards giving us an early look at Amonkhet with our first (official) spoiler cards. In case you haven’t seen it yet, the link is here. I’ll go ahead and give you a …

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Jun 01 2016

Kuchisama

Multiplayer Madness 31 – Shadows over Innistrad, Part 2

Hi all, welcome back to Multiplayer Madness, the column about all things multiplayer here on MTGCasualPlay.com!

Today, we’re finally talking about the rest of Shadows over Innistrad, namely black, blue, multicolored and artifacts. The first part of my review can be found here and dealt with white, green and transform cards.

So, without futher ado, …

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May 04 2016

Kuchisama

Multiplayer Madness 30 – Shadows over Innistrad, Part 1

Welcome to my Shadows over Innistrad review, dear readers! The whole set has been released and we can finally try out all the new toys Wizards gave us. There are bound to be some powerful cards as well as a few hidden gems that we might miss at first. So how about having a look …

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Jul 08 2015

Kuchisama

Multiplayer Madness 21 – Magic Origins, Part 1

Ah, the final core set.

I have to admit that the thought of never getting another one after Magic Origins makes me feel a little bit nostalgic because somehow they’ve always been there. Honestly, I can’t remember a time when we didn’t have them, so this is definitely a deep cut.

However, I’m actually …

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Feb 15 2015

Kuchisama

Multiplayer Madness XVIII – Fate Reforged, Part 2

Welcome, dear readers, to the second part of my Fate Reforged review! You can find the first part here. As usual, I’ll evaluate the cards from a multiplayer perspective – and a casual one at that. Be aware that everything you read here reflects my own personal opinion and thoughts and that I don’t even …

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Feb 03 2015

Kuchisama

Multiplayer Madness XVII – Fate Reforged, Part 1

Hey everybody, welcome to another article from the realm of multiplayer goodness!

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past month, you’ll know that a new set has just been released. Fate Reforged continues Sarkhan Vol’s quest to unearth the secrets of Tarkir’s past and thus learn more about his own mental state. …

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Dec 17 2014

Wally D.

Video Khans Standard – Jeskai Wins vs Ensoul Artifact

Welcome back to the MTG Casual Play Video VERSUS Series. Today we take a look at Khans of Tarkir Standard. In this episode, we see if a rogue deck can take out the almighty Jeskai Wins. Rude Dawg approaches the table with a playset of Mantis Rider and Jeskai Charm while Wally D. goes rogue …

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