Laplasjan’s KoTR Counters Company Sideboarding Guide

Laplasjan’s KoTR Counters Company Sideboarding Guide

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Happy new year! Its been a long time since my last article so I will not postpone it any longer.  Today I will give you short sideboarding guide for the… Read more

Card Knock Life #137 – Modern Graveyards, Results, and RNA Spoilers

Card Knock Life #137 – Modern Graveyards, Results, and RNA Spoilers

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https://www.cardknocklife.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/CKL-137.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadThis week, Corey and Darrel talk about the success of the current Standard format and the (perhaps irrational) disgust of a “linear” Modern format. … Read more

Counterpoint: Un-Cracking the Modern Code

Counterpoint: Un-Cracking the Modern Code

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This is a follow-up to Francesco Neo Amati’s “Cracking the Modern Code” (12-18-18). In his article, Francesco Neo Amati discussed how to approach Modern and where UW Midrange stands within… Read more

How to Win in MTG Arena Constructed (While Doing Your Own Thing)

How to Win in MTG Arena Constructed (While Doing Your Own Thing)

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Introduction to Magic Arena Ranked Play On December 13th, 2018, the new Magic: the Gathering Arena (MTGA) ranked preseason began, resetting all previous ranks and ushering in the new golden… Read more

Corey and Darrel’s Best of 2018 (Modern)

Corey and Darrel’s Best of 2018 (Modern)

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The good news is we recorded a episode 137 of Card Knock Life Podcast recapping our ten favorite newcomers to Modern this year.  The bad news; the audio is completely unlistenable. … Read more

CKL Plays (Modern) Grixis Control

CKL Plays (Modern) Grixis Control

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I noticed an old favorite of mine popping up in recent MTGO league results and was hopeful that it might be time to dust off Grixis Control.  Is this meta… Read more

Cracking the Modern Code

Cracking the Modern Code

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“It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is most adaptable to change.” -Charles Darwin The Modern… Read more

Card Knock Life #136 – Diverse Standard vs. “Linear” Modern, RVA Previews

Card Knock Life #136 – Diverse Standard vs. “Linear” Modern, RVA Previews

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https://www.cardknocklife.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/CKL-136.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download This week, Corey and Darrel talk about the success of the current Standard format and the (perhaps irrational) disgust of a “linear”… Read more

(Modern) Jeskai Saheeli Primer

(Modern) Jeskai Saheeli Primer

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On January 18, 2016, many Modern players were hit with a shocking announcement: “ is banned”. Players who owned the deck, such as myself, became lost in a format they… Read more

Card Knock Life #135 – Rise of the Phoenix, Modern Meta Breakdown

Card Knock Life #135 – Rise of the Phoenix, Modern Meta Breakdown

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https://www.cardknocklife.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/CKL-135.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download This week, Corey and Darrel talk about the weekend’s Modern results and assess the state of the current meta including newcomer, Izzet… Read more