Sealed Deck Construction Guide For Magic: The Gathering Prerelease & Launch

Author Thumbnail BY Jake Vyper - April 20, 2017

For those of you who are preparing for the next Magic: The Gathering Prerelease event or any other Sealed events such as launch events or PPTQ, here's a video from the Tolarian Community College that gives you some essential advice when it comes to constructing your Sealed deck. 

The Professor breaks it down in 4 steps: 

1) Sort by color

2) Remove dirt (unplayable cards) 

3) Arrange your cards in logical order

4) Choose and combine your colors

Watch the video:

 

You'll learn what the acronym BREAD stands for: Bombs, Removals, Evasion, Abilities, and Dirt. BREAD basically shows you the order of having threats and cards that can get rid of your opponents' threats. It also does a fantastic job at discussing the mana curve and creature count templates. Watch the video below: 

You can also watch this informative Prerelease video from Wizards of the Coast. 

What other advice would you give for Prerelease events? Share your thoughts in the comments section below. 

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