Event Coverage of the CM Series Bologna

Legacy Coverage

Modern Coverage

Standard Coverage

Limited Coverage

The CM Series Bologna 2019 is happening this weekend!

Check out articles and features of our coverage on the pages linked below. Some links might not be working at the moment because the information isn't available yet. As the action unfolds, we will keep adding metagame breakdowns, quick questions, Top 8 profiles and decklists, feature match reports, and much more! We will also be streaming commentated matches on our Twitch channel on Saturday and Sunday.

Legacy Format

Quick Question: Most Underrated Deck in Legacy?

Legacy features one of the largest effective card pools of any format ever. Between all of this options it can be hard to decide. Unperturbed, we asked some notable players to decide and to answer what they considered to be the most underrated deck in Legacy at the...

Quick Question: Most Overrated Deck in Legacy?

Legacy features one of the largest effective card pools of any format ever. Between all of this options it can be hard to decide. Unperturbed, we asked some notable players to decide and to answer what they considered to be the most overrated deck in Legacy at the...

Quick Question: Ravnica Allegiance in Legacy/Vintage?

It wasn't quite time yet to delve into the world of Ravnica Allegiance at the Cardmarket Series this weekend. But the upcoming set was of course on many people's minds—and tongues. We took advantage of the opportunity and asked some notable experts: Are there any...

The Vintage Top 8 at Cardmarket Series Bologna 2019

A new year—and old cards! Welcome back to the world of {Black Lotus}, {Ancestral Recall}, and, uh, {Mental Misstep}! After five rounds of Swiss, the following players earned a spot in the Top 8 of the largest Vintage main event at the Cardmarket Series since 2017!...

Previously at the Cardmarket Series: Legacy in Zaragoza

On the eve of the Cardmarket Series Bologna, it's once again time for us to follow long-standing tradition and to review what happened last time at the Series. Ten weeks earlier, on the weekend of November 9–11, players from all over Europe gathered in Zaragoza for...

Modern Coverage of the MKM Series Bologna 2019

Quick Question: Most Underrated Deck in Modern?

The past couple of months were exciting times, with a bunch of developments changing the face of the Modern world. Deck diversity's as high as ever. We asked some notable players what they considered to be the most underrated deck in Modern at the moment. And why is...

Quick Question: Most Overrated Deck in Modern?

The past couple of months were exciting times, with a bunch of developments changing the face of the Modern world. Deck diversity's as high as ever. We asked some notable players what they considered to be the most overrated deck in Modern at the moment. And why is it...

Quick Question: Ravnica Allegiance in Modern?

It wasn't quite time yet to delve into the world of Ravnica Allegiance at the Cardmarket Series this weekend. But the upcoming set was of course on many people's minds—and tongues. We took advantage of the opportunity and asked some notable experts: Are there any...

Previously at the Cardmarket Series: Modern in Zaragoza

On the eve of the Cardmarket Series Bologna, it's once again time for us to follow long-standing tradition and to review what happened last time at the Series. Ten weeks earlier, on the weekend of November 9–11, players from all over Europe gathered in Zaragoza for...

Standard Coverage of the MKM Series Bologna 2019

Finals: Riccardo Cristofaro vs. Tommaso Magnoli

The most accomplished player in the Standard Top 8 at the Cardmarket Series Bologna had been Mun Tian-Fa, the reigning Italian national champion (possibly in perpetuum) and World Magic Cup semifinalist. But Mun lost in the semifinals once again, leaving Tommaso...

Quick Question: Most Underrated Deck in Standard?

By all accounts, Guilds of Ravnica brought us one of the most popular Standard formats in recent memory. There's a huge variety of viable and of strong decks, and it never got boring, with lots of discoveries over the course of the past few months. We asked some...

Quick Question: Most Overrated Deck in Standard?

By all accounts, Guilds of Ravnica brought us one of the most popular Standard formats in recent memory. There's a huge variety of viable and of strong decks, and it never got boring, with lots of discoveries over the course of the past few months. We asked some...

Quick Question: Standard Changes with Ravnica Allegiance?

It wasn't quite time yet to delve into the world of Ravnica Allegiance at the Cardmarket Series this weekend. But the upcoming set was of course on many people's minds—and tongues. We took advantage of the opportunity and asked some notable experts: How do you expect...

Previously at the Cardmarket Series: Standard in Zaragoza

On the eve of the Cardmarket Series Bologna, it's once again time for us to follow long-standing tradition and to review what happened last time at the Series. Ten weeks earlier, on the weekend of November 9–11, players from all over Europe gathered in Zaragoza for...

Limited Coverage of the MKM Series Bologna 2019

Finals: Giulio Pasqui vs. Andrea Ferrero

After five rounds of Sealed Deck, a Booster Draft as well as quarter- and semifinals, there was only one more match to determine the first champion of the year at the Cardmarket Series. Both players were flying the host country's flag of green, white, and red, and...

Quick Question: Looking Forward to Ravnica Allegiance Limited?

It wasn't quite time yet to delve into the world of Ravnica Allegiance at the Cardmarket Series this weekend. But the upcoming set was of course on many people's minds—and tongues. We took advantage of the opportunity and asked some notable experts: What are you...

Previously at the Cardmarket Series: Limited in Zaragoza

On the eve of the Cardmarket Series Bologna, it's once again time for us to follow long-standing tradition and to review what happened last time at the Series. Ten weeks earlier, on the weekend of November 9–11, players from all over Europe gathered in Zaragoza for...