The Historic Metagame July - Preparing for The Arena Open

Competitive Metagame 
By: andreliverod - 13 Jul 2020

**Update 13th July: the Banlist for Historic has been updated. Keep an eye on the metagame after July 16th to keep up to date with what is played. New Historic banned cards:

Nexus of Fateimage
Burning-Tree Emissaryimage

The Arena Open is beginning August 1st, 8 AM PT, and features the Historic Format. So what is played, what kind of strategies do you need to plan against and what should you play. Let us Dive into the Metagame these last 30 days and have a look at what is played in MTG Arena.


As always, the metagame data is imported from MTGA Assistant, by downloading and using the extension you can contribute to the metagame. Download link.

Historic BO1 Metagame June 2020




Mono White

Main 60 cards (16 distinct)
Planeswalker (3)
Creature (32)
Instant, Sorcery, Enchantment, Artifact (1)
Land (24)
Side 2 cards (1 distinct)

Mono Red



Yorion, Sky Nomad