Modern Meta Data Post Hogaak Ban

Modern Meta Data Post Hogaak Ban

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The Modern meta has shown a lot of different looks since the banning of and and unbanning of .  The consensus seems to be that the format is so diverse… Read more

Modern Meta-Call 159: Assessing Post-Bridge Meta

Modern Meta-Call 159: Assessing Post-Bridge Meta

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https://www.cardknocklife.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/CKL-159.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSSubscribe to Modern Meta-Call iTunes Feed This week, Corey and Darrel take a look at the weekend’s results to get a… Read more

Post-Hogaak Modern: Some Much Needed Room to Breathe

Post-Hogaak Modern: Some Much Needed Room to Breathe

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Since the inception of the Modern format in 2011, the allure of another non-rotating format with a seemingly endless pool of card selection is simply captivating. Think back to Pro… Read more

Card Knock Life #145 – A New Approach to a Phoenix-Heavy Meta

Card Knock Life #145 – A New Approach to a Phoenix-Heavy Meta

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https://www.cardknocklife.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/CKL-145.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSThis week, Corey and Darrel discuss an approach to a Phoenix-heavy Modern metagame.  It’s everywhere people!  But that doesn’t mean Modern… Read more

(Modern) Izzet Phoenix Primer

(Modern) Izzet Phoenix Primer

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Let’s face it, variance is a big part of the game of Magic.  Our decks are shuffled, our pairings are randomized.  There are, however, many levels of decision making that… Read more

Card Knock Life #142 – Modern in Toronto, Dallas, and the Challenge

Card Knock Life #142 – Modern in Toronto, Dallas, and the Challenge

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https://www.cardknocklife.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/CKL-142.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSThis week, Corey and Darrel discuss the weekend’s whacky Modern results from GP Toronto, SCG Classic: Dallas, and the MTGO Modern… Read more

Bringing the Fight to Phoenix

Bringing the Fight to Phoenix

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When Grixis Death’s Shadow dominated, and basically warped, the format, players, including LSV, were calling for a ban. Now it’s not being talked about nearly as much, even though it’s… 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

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