Jim Davis is a fifteen year Magic veteran with accomplishments at every level of organized play. He spent the the late 2000s playing on the Pro Tour, and after taking a few years away from the game he reemerged as one of the most accomplished players on the SCG Tour. After winning the 2015 Players' Championship Jim took on Magic full-time and now travels to events as part of Team BCW, produces content both here on Starcitygames.com and on YouTube, streams, and coaches.
Jim Davis takes on the pernicious yet pervasive idea that decks like B/R Reanimator are “bad” or unworthy of being played by serious players! It takes special skills to play a “Chuckler” deck to a high finish, and he’s your guide just in time for SCG Worcester!
The best decks in Modern right now need to do one of two things: beat the new power in the format, or play with the new power in the format. So which decks will do which and how? Jim Davis hits a home run this week!
Not all cards are taking the news of Bloodbraid Elf and Jace, the Mind Sculptor equally! Jim has a great roster of those celebrating and those mourning! SCG Indy may be the last hurrah for some of these staples!
Jim Davis has been on a pretty good run with his Pro Tour predictions! But with Pro Tour Rivals of Ixalan bringing Modern to the big stage for the first time in years, can Jim keep the streak going in Spain?
Jim Davis is head over heels for this deck! As many different Standard ideas are on the table, this is something brand new! Well, sort of. It brings back a strategy from the Theros days! Is this an SCG Dallas sleeper hit?
Look out! The Merfolk are angry! Fish fans everywhere are celebrating the new previews featuring lots of fins destined for wins! Jim Davis explains why you should put the Dinos down and get in the water!
Temur Energy, Temur Energy, Temur Energy. Standard’s looking pretty stale…wait, what’s this? A glimmer of hope? Turns out the format is littered with cards and decks that just need one or two more pieces to break out. Jim Davis is here to get you prepared for the release of Rivals of Ixalan!