Matt Sperling is on a tear, finishing 15th in San Juan, 19th in Amsterdam, and 22nd at Worlds in Chiba. Known in the community for his passionate examinations of various topics, he's also a Level 5 Pro and expert deckbuilder in Vintage and Legacy.
Tuesday, March 15 – Matt Sperling, an expert deckbuilder in the Eternal formats, shares a G/W Hate-Bear strategy for Vintage. Find out why this deck has what it takes, and don’t miss Matt’s update to Caw-Blade!
Wednesday, February 16 – Matt Sperling spent his time in Paris productively, playing in two twenty-player Vintage tournaments with a TPS deck, winning one. Check out why Matt recommends this deck when trying to win your next Mox!
Monday, January 24th – Magic is all about asking the right questions, not necessarily having answers. Matt Sperling explains how testing on Magic Online led him astray for GP Atlanta. Bonus Section: Teferi fan fiction!
Monday, December 13th – Matt Sperling made a smart metagame decision for Worlds and played an Extended deck no one was expecting – Red Deck Wins. He was inches away from Top 8 and thousands of dollars, the biggest match of his life…
Tuesday, November 9th – The following rulebook is a guide to developing and maintaining lasting friendships in the Magic: The Gathering professional or aspiring professional communities. Ride shotgun with Matt Sperling, as he lays down the law.
Friday, November 5th – Today Iâ€™m going to recount the horror and occasional splendor of the StarCityGames.com Battle Royale. The format was Budget Standard; the four participants in the challenge were me, Todd Anderson, Gavin Verhey, and Max McCall.
Wednesday, October 6th – LSV once got Devon to 4 life and also gave him 9 poison counters; someone joked that he was going for the â€œdouble up.â€ Why stop there? Why not use a Sign in Blood to kill via decking and damage with nine poison?
Tuesday, September 28th – “Unless youâ€™re an Affinity player, thereâ€™s not much need to hang onto your Mox Opals.” See why the numbers aren’t in favor of Mox Opal and how to play Assault Strobe, Kuldotha Forgemaster, or Liquimetal Coating in Legacy.