Author Archives: Travis Stanley






CUT #11 Finals - CUT-pleated

Travis Stanley • April 29, 2022

Tamiyo's Compleation | Illustrated by Dominik Mayer All throughout Kamigawa: Neon Dynasty’s release, I've been listening to the album that accompanied it (you can give it a listen here). There are some songs that really slap, and others that I don’t resonate with as much. Overall though, I… Read More



CUT #11 - CUT Games On Motorcycles

Travis Stanley • April 8, 2022

Nashi, Moon Mage's Scion | Illustrated by Yoshiya Ninjas, Kami, Dragons, oh my! Kamigawa: Neon Dynasty has been out for a little while, and I have loved every minute of it. I unfortunately started actively playing Magic during Magic Origins so I… Read More







CUT #9 Finals - CUT Helsing

Travis Stanley • January 18, 2022

This week's theme for Finals is “Blood”. What comes to mind first when I think of the theme of blood is paying life for costs, and no commander exemplifies that better than K'rrik, Son of Yawgmoth. When most players see that commander… Read More




Cut #8 Finals - The Redeemed and the Restless

Travis Stanley • December 7, 2021

Here we are... “the defeated” have almost turned into “the victorious”, and two deckbuilders have made it to the finals for the first time! Through creativity, lovely wordplay, and your wonderful votes, these fantastic deck creators have achieved something only a limited number of folk have. That is a chance… Read More