Corey Murphy


Bant Spirits vs. Modern (Sideboarding Guide)

Bant Spirits vs. Modern (Sideboarding Guide)

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Though I am constantly sleeving up a different deck Modern deck for my weekly local events, I often have one ‘primary’ deck to return to for larger competitive events.  This… Read more

Modern Meta Deck Choice: GW Combo Town

Modern Meta Deck Choice: GW Combo Town

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There are quite a few Modern players who stick to a single deck, tune it as the meta changes, and find quite a bit of success with their tried and… Read more

Know Your Meta! (Modern Manabases)

Know Your Meta! (Modern Manabases)

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There are quite a few Modern staples that care about the number of basic lands your opponent has access to.  In fact, for some decks, this type of information is… Read more

7 Tips to Improve Your Modern Game

7 Tips to Improve Your Modern Game

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As much as I oppose the notion that a play can be “correct” or “incorrect” in a game of Magic, I wouldn’t disagree that mistakes can, undoubtably, be made.  In… Read more

Modern Regionals by the Numbers

Modern Regionals by the Numbers

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Last weekend, Star City Games hosted a series of Regionals events around the country.  Event attendance fell somewhere between 200-400 contestants and each cut to a top 8.  Since Star… Read more

Knight of the Reliquary, Patron Saint of Value

Knight of the Reliquary, Patron Saint of Value

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Yesterday, at my local event, I heard this for the first time… “Damn, I was hoping I wouldn’t have to play against a deck today”.  -Anonymous Discouraged Opponent This one… Read more

Esper Control Follow-Up

Esper Control Follow-Up

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First off, let me just stay, thanks for sticking with us.  As you are likely aware, we’ve been dealing with some website issues lately and I am hopeful that we’re… Read more

Deck Spotlight: Esper Midrange/Control

Deck Spotlight: Esper Midrange/Control

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To say that I was stressing out about my deck choice for SCG Milwaukee would have been an understatement.  I pre-registered for the event a few weeks earlier when I… Read more

Grixis Azcanta Control: Data From 100 Matches

Grixis Azcanta Control: Data From 100 Matches

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I’ve recently reached my goal of logging 100 matches with Grixis Azcanta Control and have kept track of the results along the way.  In fact, I’ve completed more than 100… Read more

Modern Power Rankings: Top 10 Counterspells

Modern Power Rankings: Top 10 Counterspells

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This time on Modern Power Rankings, I’ve teamed up with Francesco Neo Amati, our resident UWx control expert and creator of Team UWish, to come up with a list of the 10… Read more