Unlocking Legacy – Fundamentals at Grand Prix: Chicago
Thursday, January 29th – Looking ahead to GP: Chicago, Christopher Coppola puts the current diversity of Legacy in context, analyzes current metagame trends, and makes some predictions about the major archetypes at the tournament.
Unlocking Legacy – The Rise of Stifle
Friday, January 2nd – Christopher Coppola comments on the Worlds Legacy deck choices, and examines the trends they reflect in current Legacy tournaments.
Unlocking Legacy – Assessing Legacy for Grand Prix: Chicago
Wednesday, November 26th – Christopher Coppola gives a set of starting decklists for testing, and discusses the format for those beginning their preparation for GP: Chicago.
Unlocking Legacy – Templar Goblins
Friday, October 24th – Christopher Coppola reports on his performance at the Source Tournament and discusses some major changes to the Goblin archetype.
Unlocking Legacy – Legacy and Alara Design
Friday, September 26th – Shards of Alara represents a new era for design and the power level of creatures and lands. Christopher Coppola looks back to Invasion and the evolution of modern design and considers what this means for the future of Legacy.
Unlocking Legacy – Blue Hybridization
Monday, August 25th – Legacy is adapting to popular cards like Counterbalance, and hybridization is becoming much more common. Christopher Coppola investigates the proliferation of Standstill and why this may be occurring.
Unlocking Legacy – Recent Tournament Analysis
Monday, July 28th – Christopher Coppola analyzes the Top 8 results of fourteen large tournaments and discusses the current state of the format.
Unlocking Legacy – The Third Age of Legacy
Monday, June 30th – Christopher Coppola analyzes where Legacy is today, looks back at the path it took to get here, and predicts what the future has in store for Threshold and the rest of the format.
Unlocking Legacy – Emerging Decks
Monday, June 2nd – Christopher Coppola takes a look at some less-commonly played decks and explores their strengths.
Unlocking Legacy – Investigating Fetchlands
Monday, May 5th – Christopher Coppola analyzes the deck thinning properties of fetchlands and dispels some misconceptions about their effects.
Unlocking Legacy – Redesigning Threshold
Monday, April 7th – Christopher Coppola looks at recent developments in Threshold design and discusses playing with multiple splashes.
Unlocking Legacy – Updated Recommendations to the DCI
Monday, March 10th – Christopher Coppola updates his standing banned list recommendations and discusses the reasons for the changes.
Unlocking Legacy – Mulliganing and Deck Design
Monday, February 11th – Todayâ€™s article addresses a commonly made mistake â€“ incorrect mulliganing. The underused resource of mulliganing has effects on design, and Chris talks about and how to avoid it both as a player and a deckbuilder.
Unlocking Legacy – UGB Threshold, Part II
Christopher Coppola continues his discussion of UGB Threshold, talks about the threshold mirror, and gives some sideboarding plans for a few common matchups.