Companions appear in Challenger's Top 8 of all eternal formats
Companions were present in the top positions of all challengers this weekend.
STANDARDThe Standard Challenger was a final between Lurrus of the Dream Den. For more decks companions on Standard, we made a compiled here.
PIONEERPioneer 5-0 decks on MTGO can be seen here. Lurrus of the Dream Den is the one that has appeared the most, appearing on Mono Reds or blitz decks.
MODERN5-0 lists can be seen here. This weekend's Challenger can be found here. Even Yorion, Sky Nomad made its space on a 5-0 list.
LEGACYThis weekend's Challenger here. Again Lurrus of the Dream Den appears in the first position; not only on the 1st, but on the 3rd, 4th, 6th and 8th. Other companions like Yorion, Sky Nomad are also in the Top 8. Zirda, the Dawnwaker has also found space due to the high number of combos that the new companion can do. You can check all combos with Zirda, the Dawnwaker here
ConclusionThe new mechanics appear to be the new norm in Magic. Will we have more companions from now on or will we see them banned from the game?