Standard's Top Decks with Strixhaven: The Winners and Losers of the New Meta

Standard’s Top Decks with Strixhaven: The Winners and Losers of the New Meta

Hello everyone! With Strixhaven on the horizon, many want to know what the hottest new brews will be with all the new cards. That’s unsurprising given that brewing decks is probably my favorite thing to do as a Magic player. However, there are also many who want to be competitive right away and want to know how they can upgrade their old decks to fit into the new metagame.

Today, I’ll be focusing on the latter. With Strixhaven we’re going to see some substantial improvement to some archetypes, and some complete misses for others. As a note, these lists are good launching points, but the sideboards are likely going to need updating as the metagame starts shaping up. Let’s get into what falls where.

WINNER: TEMUR ADVENTURES

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It’s always an interesting time when the general agreed upon best deck receives improvements from the newest set. To start, I’ll say that I don’t believe 3 color decks want to use the new dual lands. You need a lot of the appropriate basic (Triomes do work as well) to make sure the land comes into play untapped, and with m...


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Robert "DoggertQBones" Lee is the content manager of MTGAZone and a high ranked Arena player. He has one GP Top 8 and pioneered popular archetypes like UB 8 Shark, UB Yorion, and GW Company in Historic. Beyond Magic, his passions are writing and coaching! Join our community on
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