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We are Min and Max and we welcome you to our blog! You’ll find a variety of different content pieces here, dealing with all sorts of walks of life. We’ll be touching on our lives as semi-functioning adults, our various hobbies, and, most of all, our obsession with the world’s largest card game, Magic: The Gathering.
New content every Wednesday!
Eric Vergo returns from his trek across the Pacific Crest Trail to grace us with newfound knowledge on how to handle the card Stifle in 2019!
Min talks about a new development that could make Miracles a top tier deck once again! Mystic Sanctuary!
Does Stonecoil Serpent have what it takes to bring Steel Stompy back? Max explores the new Eldraine artifact snake!
Guest Author Peter van der Ham gives us a comprehensive set legacy review of the latest Magic set, Thrones of Eldraine!
Min explores how Tundra decks have adapted to the Wrenn and Six metagame!
Despite theoretical qualms about the card, Max tries out Hexdrinker in RUG Delver!
Min goes over his top picks for upcoming Legacy events, analyzes what’s powerful in Legacy right now, and why his favorite deck isn’t part of this lineup!
Max writes about what is currently his favorite deck in Legacy, “No Bad Cards” RUG Delver!
Another MinMax Vlog! This time, Min walks you through a smart method of building a cohesive 75: Analyzing a metagame and building your slots to react to that metagame.
Max sits down to talk about Legacy Unchained and all of the sweet decks people brought for Week 1!
Max writes about two versions of Urza Stompy, and recorded a league with each!
In a wild twist of fate, MinMax presents a new content format: a Vlog! Join Min as he sits down and diseminates approaching Legacy and how to attack <span class="inlinemtg">Wrenn and Six</span>!
Min and Max battle in an epic best of five matches, with at least three unique decks each. For the fate of all mankind, and 10 Tickets! Watch what Legacy looks like after the last few sets!
Max writes about and plays a league with the new 4-color Delver with Wrenn and Six!
Min does another deep dive into analyzing one of the newest cards that have taken off in Legacy: Dreadhorde Arcanist!
This week, guest author Robert Wilson shares his thoughts about Grixis Delver and how he performed at SCGCON!
Max writes about how RUG and UR Delver decks evolved with Modern Horizons and War of the Spark, and recorded a League with each!
This week, Min goes over some of the new tools added to the arsenal of Miracles with the release of War of the Spark and Modern Horizons!
Max reviews over 50 new Modern Horizons cards, as they fit into Legacy!
Min takes Dreadhorde Arcanist for a spin in the Grixis Phoenix Shell!
Max tells you everything you need to know about Legacy Bomberman. He covers an in-depth guide on the traditional Mono-white build as well as taking a spicy UW variant for a spin in a Legacy League!
Min breaks down how to improve at Magic introspectively and compares it to learning… fighting games?
Min and Max battle in an epic best of five matches, with at least three unique decks each. For the fate of all mankind, and 20 chests! Watch both sides here!
Max goes through his experiences at GP Niagara Falls and then details some decks featuring a shiny, metallic new toy from War of the Spark: Karn, the Great Creator!
Min deep-dives into one of the most versatile and complex cards leveraged in Legacy: Monastery Mentor!
Max writes about his development of Steel Stompy, including card choices and sideboard plans, with a gameplay video to boot!
Min explores one of the newest spoilers from the upcoming War of the Spark set: Teferi, Time Raveler! Could this card potentially see Legacy play? Read more and find out!
Max plays Colorless Show and T—I mean Eldrazi Post, through a Competitive Legacy League on Magic Online!
Min breaks down his recent top 8 as the Legacy seat at SCG Cincinatti, as well as the process that led to the list that he played!
Max plays a brew, BUG Phoenix, through a Competitive Legacy League on Magic Online!
Min Hoq is a 26-year-old Software Developer from Chittagong, Bangladesh, but currently resides in Columbus, OH with his wife Courtney and their dog, Belle.
He’s a Legacy enthusiast, primarily of the Miracles archetype, having played and helped develop the deck for 6 years, but is also extremely passionate about tech, gaming, metal music, and Dungeons & Dragons.
Max Gilmore is a 30-year-old Mechanical Engineer, born, raised, and currently living in Southern California with his wife and 1-year-old son.
With regard to Magic, he loves the process of brewing and refining decks, and tries to always keep growing as a player. His penchant is Legacy, but he also enjoys playing Vintage, Standard, and Modern, in that order. His other hobbies include brewing beer, writing music, and, nowadays, parenting!