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Simon Nielsen

Primeval Titan by Aleksi Briclot
March 15, 2019

Sideboard Guide for Red-Green Valakut

Despite having championed the deck for a while and obtained a lot of expertise during this time, I’ve never actually written explicitly about Red-Green Valakut in Modern. Earlier this week…
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Meme Vivid Revival by Yeong Hao-Han
DecktechMagic ArenaMTGOStandard
February 12, 2019

Meme or Meta – Simon Nielsen’s Brew Test

Last week my article was primarily focused on Magic Arena. But for the competitively inclined player, Magic Online thankfully still lives on with high level best-of-three matches, lots of innovations…
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DecktechMagic ArenaStandard
February 6, 2019

How to Beat Mono Red with Decks of Any Color

With the announcement of the Mythic Invitational, grinding ranked play on Arena suddenly has a purpose. And it doesn’t seem to stop anytime soon with invites to Arena Mythic Championships…
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Incubation Druid by Daniel Ljunggren
Magic ArenaStandard
February 1, 2019

Standard Week One – The Top 5 Decks

After all these hours of brewing, watching, testing and tweeting about the new decks, we finally had the first week of competition to see Standard come into action at an…
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Hero of Precinct One by Bram Sels
DecktechMagic ArenaStandard
January 28, 2019

We Do Need Another Hero – Hero of Precinct One

I don’t really care what Tina Turner thinks on the subject, because we definitely do need another hero. I didn’t know until it got revealed, but Hero of Precinct One…
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Manabase Blood Crypt by Adam Paquette
January 24, 2019

How to Build a Good Manabase – The Manabase Police

Whenever there is a new deck list posted in our team forum or on Twitter or among the Magic Online lists, the first thing I do isn’t to marvel in…
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Rhythm of the Wild by Tomasz Jedruszek
January 19, 2019

This is the Rhythm of the Wild

While I might have expressed my love for Snubhorn Sentry in an earlier article, what really gets me into the rhythm is Stomping Ground and everything that entails. I’ve played…
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Mental Health Maximize Velocity by Svetlin Velinov
StandardTeam Snapcardster
January 12, 2019

Maximize 2019 – Simon’s New Year’s Resolutions Part 2

Last week I went in depth on one of my Magic New Year’s resolutions and described how I want to get better at Sealed. And you can bet your old…
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