“Meet the New Contenders” – 5 Emerging BREAKpoint Decks in Standard!

Hey, everyone! With Winter Regionals having just concluded, it is once again time to move forward to the next set of tournaments in the season – State Championships! For me, States is not just...

“Who Let the Dogs Out?” – Making Houndoom Mill Work and a Cities Marathon...

Hello, everyone! It’s certainly been a while, hasn’t it? Rest assured, Top Deck Nation is alive and better than ever! Things have been rather hectic with graduate school, but I should have plenty of time to devote to the site now. Please excuse how some of the pages look at the moment – I am in the process of doing a complete overhaul...

“Lightning Strikes Again” — The Many Partners of Mega Manectric-Ex

What is up, TopDeckNation readers! My name is James, and I am a new writer for the site. I previously wrote for EnergySearch, but it has since been merged with TopDeckNation to create the awesome website you see now. In this article I want to discuss the motility of Mega Manectric-EX...

“The Grass is Always Greener” — Regionals Recap and a Detailed Look at Forest...

With Fall Regionals having just finished a couple weeks ago, Cities are just around the corner. This particular set of Regionals was important, as a number of powerful and unique decks – both old and new – took center stage and did quite well...

“A Whale of a Time” — Results of U.S. Nationals and Its Impact on...

Hello again, Top Deck Nation readers! It is hard to believe that U.S. Nationals has already drawn to a close. I arrived home from Indianapolis yesterday evening; it was bittersweet to see such an amazing weekend have to end. On a positive note, however, this tournament definitely brought a lot of fresh and creative deck strategies to our current format...

“Smoking the Competition” — 5 Great Plays for U.S. Nationals!

Hello, Top Deck Nation readers! I am very excited, and humbled at the same time, to be writing my first article on the site. There is still a ton of work to be completed on the website, but I hope to have more articles and videos up in the coming weeks. With U.S. Nationals just mere days away, I realize that it can be a stressful time for making your deck choices...