(Way) Too Much Information – Second Quarter Compiled Standard Results
Friday, July 23rd – Over 2,000 deck lists, over 12,000 results. This one is the big daddy of number crunching. Jared breaks down the match-ups for the eight most popular deck archetypes over the last three months. How do the major archetypes stand up, and which dominant archetype isn€™t quite as good as you think it is when it reaches the top tables?
Too Much Information – StarCityGames.com Legacy Open: St. Louis
Monday, July 5th – For Ad Nauseam and Reanimator€™s last hurrah, the St. Louis StarCityGames.com Legacy Open wasn€™t much of a showcase of power. Even though Reanimator was the most popular deck in the field, neither archetype managed a Top 16 showing. What decks dominated the event and, with Thopters taking the trophy, has Extended€™s most hated combo become a Legacy powerhouse as well?
Too Much Information – StarCityGames.com Standard Open: St. Louis
Friday, July 2nd – The St. Louis StarCityGames.com Open brings a hectic June to a close and gives us an opportunity to reflect on a Standard Metagame that has evolved a lot since we started the month in Philadelphia. Jund came back out in force, and Red Deck Wins had its second strong event in a row, even taking home the title. Let€™s crunch some numbers!
Too Much Information: StarCityGames.com Legacy Open – Seattle
Thursday, June 24th – While the Seattle Standard numbers were disappointing, the Legacy players turned out and gave us our lowest Day 1 to Day 2 drop since the Series began. 191 players came out in Seattle to try their luck in a vibrant Legacy format. With new bannings and unbannings announced last Friday, what decks are in position to rule the new metagame? Also, don€™t forget that this week€™s St. Louis Open Weekend slips in before the changes go into effect!
Too Much Information – StarCityGames.com Standard Open: Seattle
Too Much Information – StarCityGames.com Legacy Open: Philadelphia
Friday, June 11th – The StarCityGames.com Legacy Opens are routinely breaking 200 players and going 9 rounds, so the largest Legacy Series ever is only getting bigger. With one of the StarCityGames.com Open Series€™ only West Coast stops this weekend in Seattle, Jared breaks down the Legacy Open in Philadelphia and gives you the stats to make the best metagame choice!
Too Much Information – StarCityGames.com Standard Open: Philadelphia
Thursday, June 10th – The Standard PTQ season in full swing! Nationals Qualifiers and a 1900 player GP are in the rearview! Standard has never been a more important format! The StarCityGames.com Standard Open in Philadelphia gives us over 3000 results to breakdown and analyze. Get your information here and get an edge for the Open Weekend in Seattle!
Too Much Information – StarCityGames.com Legacy Open: Atlanta
Friday, May 14th – Legacy continues to be a diverse metagame with many viable decks. While Reanimator and Ad Nauseam made the finals, neither deck put up very good numbers on the day. The format continues to be a game of Rock €“ Paper €“ Scissors – Lizard €“ Spock with many match-ups where one deck has a sizeable advantage. With a busy June coming up, get the information and get ready!
Too Much Information – StarCityGames.com Standard Open: Atlanta
Too Much Information – Spotlight on Counter-Top
Wednesday, April 28th – Too Much Information readers have spoken and the first TMI Spotlight shines on Counter-Top Legacy decks. Check out all of the staples as well as the rogue strategies that utilize this powerful combo. Find all 48 deck list inside along with every Counter-Top result from Indianapolis and Orlando. A must read while prepping for the StarCityGames.com Legacy Open in Atlanta!
Too Much Information – StarCityGames.com Standard Open: Orlando
Friday, April 16th – Rise of the Eldrazi offers hope by changing the format, but maybe things aren€™t as dire as we thought. The results from the StarCityGames.com Standard Open in Orlando still show Jund as the front runner, but it was not as dominant as it has been in the past. Which decks stepped up to the plate to go toe to toe with the giant and held their own?
Too Much Information – StarCityGames.com Legacy Open: Orlando
Friday, April 2nd – After the massive numbers in Richmond and Indianapolis, a smaller event in Orlando still gives us plenty to chew on. Merfolk and Zoo remain the most popular decks in the format, but just because they are both aggro doesn€™t mean that they have similar match-ups. Also, vote in the first ever Too Much Information poll to decide which archetype gets the TMI microscope leading into the StarCityGames.com Open Weekend in Atlanta!
Too Much Information – StarCityGames.com Standard Open: Indianapolis
Too Much Information – StarCityGames.com Legacy Open: Indianapolis
Tuesday, March 23rd – In Indianapolis the largest StarCityGames.com Legacy Open ever saw a very diverse Top 16. The usual suspects showed up with Merfolk, Counter-Top, Reanimator, Land, and Charbelcher all present. New faces Team America and Mono Black Control had good days, but one of the best performing archetypes on the day just missed the cut. Get the stats inside!