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Deck primer: UW Miracles (Bourbon and Coke) in 7 Point Highlander

Bourbon and Coke is a UW Miracles-like control deck centred on Balance and Entreat the Angels that once had bourbon and coke spilled all over it.  It started as a blue-white-red control deck around 2015, when I switched black for red to play Dack Fayden and Young Pyromancer.  Earlier I had played blue-white-black control, porting the Vintage deck with which… Read More »Deck primer: UW Miracles (Bourbon and Coke) in 7 Point Highlander

Deck Primer: Omnath Good Stuff in 7 Point Highlander

Welcome to a deck primer on my Omnath Good Stuff midrange deck. The deck is part of the value midrange archetype in 7 Point Highlander, drawing on all colours bar black. The deck emerged March 2022, following the Kamigawa: Neon Dynasty points update, at which time I started iterating the list publicly while making drafting notes on Moxfield. I wanted to provide… Read More »Deck Primer: Omnath Good Stuff in 7 Point Highlander

Level Up Your Tempo Game

5 Lessons to Level Up Your Tempo Game in Highlander

Welcome to my Op-Ed on Tempo level-ups! In this opinion piece I’ll be providing some insights into the principles that I use when playing Tempo decks in Highlander, and letting you in on a shortlist of my favourite rules-of-thumb when combining my two favourite groups of friends: Spell Pierces and Tarmogoyfs.   Although this article was published back in Feb 2022,… Read More »5 Lessons to Level Up Your Tempo Game in Highlander

Deck Primer: Abzan (Junk) Midrange in 7 Point Highlander

Welcome to a deck primer on Abzan Midrange, also known as ‘Junk’ in 7 Point Highlander! Junk is a part of the Equipment-based midrange Archetype using Green Black White colours. Junk has been an enduring part of  the meta due to its consistent success as well as its ability to adapt to a changing landscape. The decks generic ‘good stuff’… Read More »Deck Primer: Abzan (Junk) Midrange in 7 Point Highlander

Thassa's Oracle

Deck Primer: Grixis Oracle in 7 Point Highlander

Welcome to a deck primer on Grixis Oracle in 7 Point Highlander! In this article we will take a deep dive into the Thassa’s Oracle combo, which is a representative of the Combo/Control archetype Highlander. We’ll briefly look at the journey Oracle has taken through the format, and how to approach the deck in the post Modern Horizons 2 world. I have… Read More »Deck Primer: Grixis Oracle in 7 Point Highlander

Tuning Mono Red Aggro in 7 Point Highlander by Zen Takahashi

Tuning Mono Red Aggro in 7 Point Highlander (*9th in Win-A-Mox)

Hello everyone! My name is Zen Takahashi, and I am an avid Eternal player from Auckland, New Zealand. Although I used to play a wide range of formats, for the past two years my Magic endeavours have narrowed down to competing in local Legacy events and playing Old School over webcam with overseas friends. Before the recent online Win-A-Mox event,… Read More »Tuning Mono Red Aggro in 7 Point Highlander (*9th in Win-A-Mox)