Gamer, Writer, Survivor, Danny West pioneered the Commander VS video series alongside Wizards of the Coast's own David McDarby. In 2015, he began helping with SCG content after a bout with a serious and rare form of cancer. In between copy editing and helping code and coordinate SCG content, he "works" on a YouTube channel that documents his attempts to play every video game ever made.
Danny West returns to writing after years away by opening up about the difficult life that awaits us after cancer. He’s doing it the only way he knows how: by telling the truth and talking about Commander decks with his friends.
What’s “the problem” with Standard? Well, part of it is that there’s never just one problem! Danny West has seen most of it before, and today he lays out some new solutions to the multi-headed monster of formats!
From triple Lightning Bolts to the second Conspiracy set, it’s been a wonderful and wild weekend of Magic! Danny West brings you the latest news from Indianapolis, Guangzhou, and Fiora in this week’s SCG Top 8!
What a week! Between the three days of the Season Two #SCGINVI in New Jersey and the latest Conspiracy: Take the Crown spoilers, there’s a lot to take in. Danny West has your Top 8 guide to what happened and what’s next!