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RESOURCES

>Official Site: Contains deck building rules and the current ban list.
http://www.mtgcommander.net

>Deck List Site: You can search for decks that other people have made. Authors often have comments that explain their deck’s strategy and card choices.
http://www.tappedout.net

>Another resource for commander discussion; they have an entire forum dedicated to discussing decks. People often make primers, which go into detail about how they built and play their deck.
http://www.mtgsalvation.com/forums/the-game/commander-edh

>Statistically see what everyone else puts in their commander decks based on what is posted to the the internet.
http://www.edhrec.com/

>Find out what lands you can add to your deck, sorted by category, based on a chosen Commander’s color identity.
http://manabasecrafter.com/

CARD SEARCH

>Official search site. Current for all sets.
http://gatherer.wizards.com/

>Unofficial, but has GOAT search interface.
http://magiccards.info/

Thread Question:
What is your favorite MTG artist and what is hi/her most underrated piece in your opinion?
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>>54357704

>no discord link

Shit thread no one bother to post
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>>54357704
idk about underrated but i really like nils hamm
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>>54357733
Fuck that Cancerous shit.
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Is this card good in artifact strats? You can sac it after you use all the wishes and then recur it for more tutoring.
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>>54357827
no fuck off
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>>54357841
What do you recommend, then?
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>>54357704
>No discord link

Based OP.

Favorite artist: Rebecca Guay
Most Underrated piece: probably Kaysa. She's got a lot of "random wistful chick" pieces but Kaysa has, to me at least, always had a little more emotion and mystery than most of the examples of that particular composition she does so well. In fact, I find myself really enjoying her Alliances through Exodus work better than her later stuff, though she still had really good work like Promo Path and the sadly-unplayable-anywhere FTV Channel.
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>>54357827
No, Ring is shit tier. I'd rather use Planar Portal and even that's not that great.
I fucking hate having million counters on the field on every goddamn permanent, which is why I stopped using vivids as well.
The counters make it worse, since it's a shit card anyway.
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>>54357892
Don't be silly, you can still play Channel in Cube! Or Canadian Highlander!
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>>54357704
>favorite artist
Definitely RKF. So glad they kept his art for the Desertion reprints.
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>>54357891

Ignore that shithead imo. Ring is fine enough if you can recur it, like you said. And how many tutors do people actually get out of a planar portal before it gets? At least this one saves you a mana on cost and activation.

Is it amazing? No. There's better tutors. But for a budget deck or lower-power meta, definitely alright. I usually have one out by turn 3 in my shitty kozi deck and get good mileage out of it.
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>>54357892
Guay also has the best Dark Ritual. Not sure why anyone would run the other artworks except for nostalgia with the ABUR version.
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>>54357827
Depends on the playgroup. In a casual meta, yeah. It's nowhere near competitive standards, though.

>>54357733
Go away.
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>tfw no jund lands matter/Landfall commander
I want to play Omnath, Mina and Denn and Gitrog in the same deck with some actual synergy, damnit
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>>54357827
Planar portal used to be one of three cards that went into every deck I built (only one, Sol Ring, still does). While I've since left it behind, it's a fairly comparable card to Ro3W so let's compare them shall we

Ring, compared to portal
+ 1 mana cheaper to cast
+ 1 mana cheaper to activate
- Limited uses
- Can't go infinite with it as easily

If you see yourself sacrificing and recurring it, or tutoring 3 or fewer times for the whole game, the ring is better. If you're doing some Paradox Engine insanity or don't have a combo and want it just to emergency fish for answers, you want Portal.

There are better options, but few nearly so versatile on a budget.
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>>54357981
This thing has way more value in a deck with Daretti and Welder in it aswell.
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>>54357704
>Question
Based Daarken, great guy and great artist
Best card probably Fetid Heath
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>>54357990
Agree, I should pick up a playset of these already.
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>>54357704
>What is your favorite MTG artist and what is hi/her most underrated piece in your opinion?
Tough to pick, but probably Kev Walker. Bump in the Night is an amazing piece.
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>>54358018
>ywn see a good Jund commander with a strategy different than "saccing matters"
Life as a Jundfag is suffering
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>>54357704
I have a legitimate boner for Swanland
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>>54358247
At least shit's viable. Life is truly suffering with Boros and every commander being LMAO COMBAT, instead of anything worthwhile
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>>54358018
Ask your playgroup if you can run this guy. White's not so big on landfall, but Karametra and Emmeria Shepherd are worth it
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Is there a cat that lets you drop a creature from your hand for like four mana?
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Would Scarab God or Grimgrin be better for zombie tribal?
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>>54358320
Don't want to get into /ccg/-tier shit, but for fuck's sake, can't we get some boros commanders that can tutor shit, or stax, or pillowfort, or spellsling, or SOMETHING OTHER THAN PLAY DUEDS TURN SIDEWAYS?!?!!?!?
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>>54357704
amy weber

either clockwork steed, divine intervention, high tide, icy manipulator..... i really cant decide ilove them all
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>>54358519
Either Scarab God or Gisa&Geralf
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>>54358519
Scarab God is definitely more versatile and has the added potential of shutting down opponents' graveyard-based decks.
I would also consider Sedris for the third color.
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>>54358112

That doesn't find cards. Ramping is good and all, but that and Ring have entirely different functions.
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>>54358677
what other cards nullify the exile that unearthed cards go through? I want to run series but I'm also really greedy with my cards.
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>>54358320
dude FLING LMAO
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>>54358810
Sundial of the Infinite
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>>54358810
Well, this stops the end-of-turn exile trigger, although it doesn't stop creatures from being exiled if they leave the battlefield. Exiling cards from your deck doesn't have to be bad if you do it to clinch a win.
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>>54358920
>>54358810
>>54358903
Man, two options? I'm trying to find things that reset the creature that cover my entire side of the field and not stuff that can only target one creature at a time. Thanks guys.
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>>54358810
Deadeye, conjurers closet, any blink effect that exiles.
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>>54359139
thanks anon, making a list and I'll be doing some more research too.
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>>54358753
I wasn't saying it got you more cards, I'm saying this card gets much better than a two use signet in a deck with sac and recursion. It's essentially a second Izzet Signet in this build.
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>>54358810
Worldgorger + animate dead.

Make infinite mana, let Worldgorger die, exhume as many creatures as you can, exhume worldgorger.

Worldgorger goes into exile at the end of turn and you get everything back permanently.
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>>54358920
This with Roon does permanently exile opponents creatures.
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I want to make a Gwafa Hazid (((themed))) EDH deck. Anyone have suggestions as to what to put in? Flavor is more important than function, which is to say I intend to run silly shit like Icatian Moneychanger and Conjured Currency.
>>54359451
Interdasting. I have a Roon deck and a Sundial in my binder. I'll strongly consider running it; I don't know why it didn't cross my mind earlier.
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>>54358810
Sorry, I might be retarded (Im pretty certain I am) but can someone explain phasing to me? is it exile? what
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>>54359660
You're not retarded, it's a silly and old mechanic. Nothing to do with exile or zones of play, you literally just treat the cards as though they don't exist. Phased-out permanents phase in at the beginning of the next untap step, and permanents with phasing phase out. It doesn't trigger any ETB effects.
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>>54359660
>>54359682
TL;DR phasing only lets a player have their permanent every other turn.
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>>54357892
>Kaysa

My motherfucking nigga
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>>54359660
Phased Out/Phased In is a status like tapped/untapped.

On a player's untap step, before untapping permanents, phased-out permanents they control phase in. Simultaneously, anything they have with phasing that's phased in phases out.

When a permanent phases out, anything attached to it phases out "indirectly" (so auras and equipment don't fall off) Something phased out indirectly only phases in with whatever it was attached to

If a token phases out, it ceases to exist. (with the above, anything attached to a token when the token phases out NEVER COMES BACK)

While a permanent is phased out, it's treated as though it doesn't exist. Just ignore it for everything.

>>54359700 has the right short version, but there are some weird interactions that are fun to play with.
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>>54359604
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>>54359682
You're a silly and old mechanic. Phasing is fine.
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I've recently put this together, It's basically "oh look, it's turn 5, and everyone else is panicking because I just slammed down multiple big ass artifact/eldrazi creatures on the field for practically free." (don't do this if you don't want Rakdos eating ALL the removal.)
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>>54359882
Good suggestion, good goy! *rubbeddi rub*
>>54359924
Consider running this with any creatures with "X" in their mana costs.
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>>54357704

Haha, OP you seemed to have forgotten to include the Discord info. Here is the link.

>/tg/ EDH General Discord
https://discord.gg/UE9Vqzu

It's an honest mistake though so don't beat yourself up about it. Just try to remember for next time.
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>>54360205
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>>54357961
Running that in foil, god it's delicious.
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I'm thinking of getting into commander and was wondering if this is a good start.
https://www.mtggoldfish.com/price/Sealed+Product/Commander+2014+Built+from+Scratch#paper
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>>54360462
Absolutely, it's one of the most fun precons Wizards has put together.
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When you play Kaalia, do you guys play dragons, demons, or angels?
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>>54360629
Angels, with only a couple of the best of the others. Master of Cruelties, for instance.
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>>54360462
I liked it. Even if you dont end up keeping it intact it gets you a lot of cards you can use elsewhere because of the artifacts. Plus you get wurmcoil engine.
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>>54360629
DRAGONS, because any other answer is wrong.
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Any spicy deck tech for ambassador cock block here
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Do you think we'll ever get a new Conspiracy set?
Sorry for the off topic question, just noticed the sheer amount of card I run from those two sets and kind of want more.
Plus they were fun to draft.
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Are the little one-drop mana dudes (like llanowar elves and all the identical cards) worth including in a ramp-focused deck?
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>>54360907
Yea
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>>54360907
help me cut the bad creatures

http://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/16-07-17-ramp/
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>>54357733
>unironically defending discord
It's like you don't even know your on an anonymous Taiwanese fishnets board
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>>54357733
Discord shills btfo lol
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>>54360842
doubt it, conspiracy 2 didnt sell well even though its probably the best set to come out in recent memory cause wizards put out way to much product
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>>54357961
>new players only understand stoic/smirking warrior girls in front of a landscape
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Hatebears or Stax?
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>>54361223
Stax
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>>54361223
Everyone hates stax, stax for sure
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>>54361120
Fuck, Conspiracy is my favorite cycle of sets, so many cool commanders.
>Brago
>Both Marchesa
>Both Grenzo
>GW Selvala
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So I'm thinking about adding leyline of anticipation and vedalken orrery to my newzuri deck. Seed borne muse was also a strong conaideration, are there any other cards in green or blue with her effect?

As far as leyline and the orrery I'm thinking of cutting fable of wolf and owl as well as pbyrexian swarmlord, both cards that have never been impactful in my games
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>>54361120
Also it had an incredibly short time in the spotlight since it was shoved between regular sets. On the plus side I was able to pick up a case for cheap and it is a blast to draft when you to mix things up with your play group.
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>>54361460
Prophet of Kru...
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>>54361293
Adriana
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>>54357961
It's nice art but what about that conveys desertion?
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>>54357704
Todd Lockwood, and Kalitas, Traitor of Ghet.
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>>54361293
>Leovold
Also both Selvala's are from Conspiracy sets, Mono G Selvala is from CN2.
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>>54361485
My brother of high melanin concentration.
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>>54361469
Prophet of krufucking banned
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When building a 3 color non green manabase, how highly do you prioritize Reflecting pool? I only have 4 basics in my deck, and am thinking about cutting it for another basic.
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i'm a verified noob and i don't know what i'm doing

how does this doran deck look? i have no idea how many dorks/wipes/etc to put in. it's just a mess right now. please don't be mean.

http://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/tree-4-all/
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>>54361293
I just got a Queen Marchesa deck rolling and I'm loving it but it needs to be more lethal. I also love the monarch mechanic and love pushing it into my playgroup via her and my Darien, King of Kjeldor deck where I goddamn NEED you to hit me (almost) as hard as you can.
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I need to cut 2 cards to fit more counterspells, what to cut?
http://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/30-06-17-scarab-god/
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>>54358589
Sram, Redskin (RW)
Legendary Creature - Dwarf Advisor
Whenever you cast an Aura, Equipment, or Vehicle spell, draw a card.
2/2

There I fixed Boros. Now to build a time machine to make it happen.
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>>54362194
You want ramp that gives you lands more than dorks, stuff like Cultivate, Kodama's Reach, Nature's Lore, Skyshroud Claim, Farseek, Explosive Vegetation etc, remember that board wipes are extremely common in EDH, mana dorks are pretty weak and vulnerable and it's better not to use them save for some special cases (like with Ruric Thar). If you still want to go for dorks then i suggest you look into the ones that give you more than one mana like Somberwald Sage (for creature heavy decks), Shaman of Forgotten Ways (also wincon in a creature heavy deck) and Bloom Tender
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>>54363298
>You want ramp that gives you lands more than dorks, stuff like Cultivate, Kodama's Reach, Nature's Lore, Skyshroud Claim, Farseek, Explosive Vegetation etc, remember that board wipes are extremely common in EDH,
i had heard this before. what about stuff like treespeaker and gyre sage that can add more than one mana? should i just take out the 1-mana dorks or lose all of them?

i currently have 6 straight up 1 mana dorks. (including bop)
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>>54363452
They are still vulnerable, i would lose them completely in favor of artifact/spell based ramp unless you're going for some niche Primal Surge build that requires you to only play permanents
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>>54363296
>cast
make it ETB and we have a deal

The problem with the two weakest decks from 2015 is that they required casting, where as the two strongest Mizzix is debatable required ETB or simply dying.
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How do I build this chick?
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>>54363560
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>>54363608
>bait
What part?
Blaxos/Kalemne being the absolute worst, or Mizzix being intermediate to high depending on how tuned it is?
You can't possibly think a deck that can shit out XP counters for playing an awakening zone/sakura tribe elder (a single spell, WHILE ramping mind you) is below the slug-paced tier that is casting maybe 1 or 2 enchantments a turn and lol5dropsfor1XPcounter.dek

ETB draw on aura/equip/vehicle wouldn't be nearly as broken. Puresteel + baby's sage's reverie isn't a game ender.
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>>54363661
Sram already exists.

Also, cast trigger a best.
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>>54363733
The conversation is about remaking sram as a better boros card.
Cast is inferior to ETB for mass triggers anon. It's more resilient to disruption but pales in comparison to the amount of abuse potential. Everyone knows this.
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>>54363923
Not that anon but you're wrong, and also a little right. ETB can be better, but your example is shit because you used Blaxos who requires enchantments, and Kaleme who requires huge creatures, both of which are typically more expensive to cast than equipment. Cast triggers happen no matter what usually, etb can be countered completely. Casting a 0 drop bone saw and getting a draw no matter what is vastly superior to etb.
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>>54363607
she builds you, worm
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>>54364236
Your argument hinges on the relevance of 0 drop equipment and ignores the multitiude of cards in white that recurr/bounce artifacts&enchantments that are actually worth playing for very little added effort. Suntitan is already staple, now he cantrips on etb and attack. Replenish/open the vaults now also replenishes your hand. Starfield of nyx/skybind gives you repeatable draw out of your permanents. A cheesey and easily dismantled RW storm deck isnt convincing enough.
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>>54364236
>Worrying about people countering bone saw

No, you are wrong. The value in etb is getting crazy value off of stuff like open the vaults, replenish, and stonehewer, and auriok salvagers.

I would go so far as to say if some idiot wants to counter your 0cmc equipment it's always in your favor. You are trading card for card, but you lost no tempo, and then it's in your yard for recursion bullshit.
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>>54364508
Not to mention, once all of the shitty equipment in your deck are killed, your draw strategy is completely ruined. Etb triggers gives it the longevity it needs after a round of boardwipes via triggering on recursion.
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>>54364508
>>54364510
>>54364534
Fair enough, I stand corrected- ETB would be better.
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>>54358247
karrthus dragons

disregard shitposters
play ramp spells
windmill slam hasty dragons
red pyromancy blast clones
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>>54364534
Pay two to put Batterskull or kite shield into play + draw?
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>>54364546
*elemental blast
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Anyone have a decklist for these two? I looked at edhrec a bit, but I don't really know exactly what works with them. I saw some notable includes like Willbreaker and an enchantment I can't think of right now that let you steal creatures, but I wasnt sure if that was the only real win con.
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>>54364790
Charisma is the main card to use with them. They aren't exactly fantastic though. I would pick something quirky and base the deck around that.
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Hope Of Girapur as a commander.
Any body got some spicey tech for this lower power general?
Whats a good way to abuse his sac effect?
Whats a good way to reliably get him back on the field after sacing him?
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>>54365355
grave pact

:^)
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>>54358347
What about Saskia instead?
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>>54363296
Well, at least you can run him along with Puresreel Paladin in the 99.
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>>54365672
I actually like that idea too. Saskia doesn't provide overt synergy, but her ability's never wasted.
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>>54360629
What's this "or" shit?
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>Damia $10 single
>no card shop has it
>paranoid about online shopping
>could waste money and buy a sealed Japanese CMD box from local store
>I don't need any of the cards
>pic related was a gift from an ex boyfriend
>no one has said anything, other than compliments even at paid and prize-rewarding local tournaments
>never actually own Damia
Life is endurance suffering
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>>54366472
Damn nigga that's good art
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>>54366612
It's the high resolution painting cropped to fill the card with Damia herself instead of her throne and laboratory
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>>54366674
>high resolution painting
As in, when they scanned the art (I'm pretty sure Damia was painted) what I have was cropped from that high resolution scan and the regular art is shrunken to fill the image box
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>>54358018
Adun Oakenshield treated me well the entire time I played it! Just make sure to pack a riftsweeper as well, your graveyard WILL be exiled
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If you're doing Atog + Fling do you make the sacrifices first or use fling first?
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>>54366873
Take a guess
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>playing after the izzet "draw & pass" counterspell player
>he counters whatever i do
>lets whatever huge spells the player after me casts pass freely

my favorite edh episode
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>Opened a foil Scorpion God

Is it worth swapping him as the commander of my Kaervek deck? I already own Blowfly Infestation/Necroskitter/Crumbling Ashes/most of the other main -1/-1 counter cards so it's not cutting into my budget to make changes to it, but I run the deck as a reverse-enchantress build with damage doublers, lifegain blockers, and discard effects.

tl;dr do I swap out Big Burn Man for Big Bug Man?
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>>54366906
i dunno man
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>>54366951
I'm assuming you'd be wrong even if you did guess
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>>54366929
Never let retards play draw go
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>>54366974
>>54366906
>I'm going to flaunt my superior knowledge without sharing it and look cool on the Internet, nothing personnel, kid!
>>54366873
>>54366951
You need to sac to Atog first. The Fling sacrifice is an additional cost, which means it happens immediately and doesn't go on the stack.
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>>54364546
>playing Karrthus "just fuck my shit up" dragon tribal
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>>54367000
>You need to sac to Atog first. The Fling sacrifice is an additional cost, which means it happens immediately and doesn't go on the stack.
Ah right cheers that's really helpful. So I have to wait for the sac to atog to resolve then play fling?
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>>54367000
Everything I've learned in life has been in spite of others' attempts to teach me
Made me a bit of an asshole
I've been awake for far too long and can't sleep
Yes, there is such a thing as a stupid question
>>54367046
>So I have to wait for the sac to atog to resolve then play fling?
If you want to fling something larger than 1/2 you do
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>>54365355
Best way to get it back is probably casting it from your command zone
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>>54364546
>playing worst Jund
>implying you'll always have one of the 3 or so counterspells on hand
As cute as Karrthus is, he's fucking worthless, since clones are a big thing in EDH.
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>>54367110
cheers

sorry you've had experiences that have made you an asshole that's a shame, hope you're alright
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Are any of the "Tower of ____" cycle worth playing? They seem pretty expensive for what they do.
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>>54367166
Suicide's tempting but I've got someone to stay alive for
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>>54367188
You posted the best one, and it only really makes sense in a slow deck without blue or black. They _are_ pretty expensive for what they do.
>>54367046
Correct. Enjoy your Atogatog deck! Don't forget to include changelings like this guy; Atogatog isn't picky and will eat them.
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>>54367194
i'm glad you've got something that's a great thing m8 :)

>>54367212
that's a cool card did not know they existed thanks very much
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>>54367188
Well, Tower of Fortunes is the only usable one, but there's way better options, and the only way I would imagine that this would be useful if you have Rings of Brighthearth or similar on the battlefield to get more bang for your mana. Even then, almost every colour still has better options. I'd run Seer's Sundial or Mind's Eye in most cases over this or even fucking Staff of Nin.
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>>54367246
He doesn't want to be that for me but he needs me as much as I need him
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Man I wish I could still play casual edh with bad cards
everyone in my group is so busy that all we have time for are more tuned games
gone are the days of a 3 hour long board stall using all cards that were worth under a buck.
RIP
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>>54367298
>blogging on four chan dot org

Any planeswalkers that you include whenever you can? For me it's Tezzeret the Seeker.
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Is Circu different enough from standard dimir mill to be good/fun? His ability isn't big enough to provide any helpful dent in your opponents libraries, and while also not terribly effective in a singleton format, lends itself towards a lantern control/stax feel. What's the end goal with him? Prevent everyone's best draws and cards until you value out?
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>>54367188
I'm trying out Tower of Fortunes for mono-R Neheb. Tower of Calamities might be useful in a colorless ramp deck, but the others seem pretty bad.
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>>54367321
sorin solemn visitor
cracked a foil one in a draft
only draft I ever won
cracked another in a prize pack
that card is both good and has a fun story attached to it
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>>54367321
Ashiok, specifically for the hypersexualized androgyny
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>>54367321
Karn. He was the first Planeswalker I pulled from a pack and as I mostly play red and black decks being able to deal with enchantments is a godsend.
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>>54367321
Always Dack.
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>>54367325
>Circu
he would have been more playable if the "cannot cast" clause was tied to the ability not to the card itself
I would play the shit out of it desu.
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Anything interesting for EDH in the latest set? I've been pretty disillusioned with Wizard's releases lately.

>>54357733
https://discord.me/page/lgbtyouth

There you go friend!
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>>54367325
You prevent everyone's best draws until you combo out, not value out. Circu isn't and will never be a true mill deck.
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>>54367375
>Anything interesting for EDH in the latest set? I've been pretty disillusioned with Wizard's releases lately.
this very unimpressed with every set since khans dont even care about spoilers anymore went to a prerelease and recognized exactly one rare in my whole pool
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>>54367375
I like this post.
But yeah, there's several nice cards, such as new gods, Neheb, Solemnity, the crucible snake to name a few
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>>54367387
>Doesn't check spoilers
>Shocked to only see one card he recognizes
???
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>>54367386
What sort of combos would I be looking at for brain boy?
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>>54367398
>Shocked
where did you get the idea that I was shocked from?
just showing that I didnt recognize anything. also super unimpressed with what I cracked.
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>>54367406
>plz build deck for me
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>>54367375
Hour of Promise searches out any two lands, which can be Coffers and Urborg, Strip Mine and Nykthos, Stage and Depths. It's very good in Gitrog. Solemnity combos with a Persist/Undying creature and a sac outlet. Karador will enjoy it a lot, as will Saffi.
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>>54367406
Infinite mana+Capsize.
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>>54367420
Average booster contains only garbage. No one cares about your average boosters, besides how is recognising a card meaningful at all?
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>>54366946
I've been trying to brew the scorpion god for weeks and I can't find a satisfying way to do it.
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>>54367485
>besides how is recognizing a card meaningful at all?
because as someone who plays a lot of magic you would think the new set would excite, right?
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>>54367456
wow it's almost like building a cohesive 100 card singleton deck using any card from all of magics history can be tough for a new player
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>>54367490
hapatra is 100x easier to build, so id build her unless you want to be a hipster
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>>54367523
go on edhrec and click average deck for your commander and blam, instant deck
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>>54367456
I hate when people ask for advice on how to build a deck, or advice on what they can cut from a deck because whenever I look through their list and go "Oh, this card is good but it's not great. This one is just kind of bad. This one could be better if you replace it with this." they always respond with some similar response that basically just means "Yeah but I like those cards." and that's fine, if you like the cards that's awesome, but don't ask for advice and then just completely blow it off.
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>>54367525
I just wanna build something my own way but I'm too unoriginal
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>>54367534
Problem with that is half the generic cards for circu are trying to mill, which I wanted that I'd just go to phenax or something
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>>54367555
then why are you asking advice here you baloopa

>plz tell me how to build my guy
>ok heres how u do it
>but i want to be original

want to be original? go on mtgcards.info and search for all cards in your commander identify. that's how i find spicy tech. takes ages. but lemme guess, you're too good to hit the spice bricks at mtgcards.info?
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Why is there an exception for planeswalkers built into this card?
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So I know it doesn't directly affect commander but what do you guys think about that FNM shit WOTC announced today?

For those who don't know they are replacing FNM playable promo cards with foil promo double sided tokens instead
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>>54367592
then dont use those cards and instead run stuff from edhrec that doesnt mill

jesus christ

you expect everyone else to do all kinds of busywork for you, but you yourself aren't willing to scroll down edhrec and build the bare chassis for your deck by yourself
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>>54367621
I don't like it. Getting promo art of old cards was fun.

I can see why modern and standard babbies like it though.
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>>54367619
because in lore, planeswalkers were the one thing bolas wasn't able to defeat, duh
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>>54367618
>commander identify

i meant to write commander color identity but im just too angry and eating pizza to type correctly
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>>54367592
You play circu like dimir control, not mill. Find a dimir control deck general that you like, and then replace the general with circu. Find some room lantern type cards (there are three of them IIRC). Then do a search on mtgcards.info for blue or black instants, and see if you can find any spicy tech.

Finally, petition Sheldon to unban painter's servant already.
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>>54364790
It's unrelated to their mechanics, but I have a pretty fun modal spells tribal deck with them.
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>>54367619
That's gonna REALLY suck getting hit with that while piloting Toshi.
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>>54367516
Of course. Still, if you don't even bother to check spoilers, it hardly matters if you don't recognise any of the cards. Afterall, there has been plenty of nice cards in past few sets.
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>>54367728
I maintained a fairly competitive toshiro deck for years, and yes it would suck. But we have tools to deal with it preemptively.
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>>54367728
Humility effects hurt creature-based strategies anyway.
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>>54367798
And after the fact too. (Search for a disenchant, play it).
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>>54360629
You play the best of each. As long as the creature gives you good value, that's all that matters. Don't just slap down Serra Angel because you want to make a junky psuedo-tribal deck
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>>54367163
>tfw wanted to build Jund Dragons and Karrthus felt like the only option
>Is actually not that great
>Is also $15 for some reason
>tfw Wasitora in six weeks

Thanks for once Blizzard. Speaking of C17 what do you think the other two tribes will be? inb4 boring-ass U/B Zombies and mono-RGoblins
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>order cards on for my damia, sage of stone deck mcm
>a guy sends me an eternal witness in a foil sleeve, pic related
>he didn't even know i was building damia
>got a gorgon sleeve for my gorgon commander

very thank you kraut-sama
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>>54368199
>creatures lose all abilities
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>>54368199
What a waste of dubs
>deleted post
lmao
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>>54368149
judging from the stuff they've been pushing in standard, zombies will probably be a tribe. cats were pushed and they were included.

guessing the last tribe will be jeskai human beans or maybe esper spirits
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>>54368199
Toshi is also a creature.
Toshi's ability is an ability.
Overwhelming Splendor makes creatures lose abilities.

Black also has no options that I can recall to destroy enchantments that aren't activated abilities. The best thing it does have is what I already posted, cards like Praetor's Grasp.
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>>54368199
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>>54368300
Karn and Ugin will do
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>>54367490
Wither tribal?
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>>54368346
>Karn's and Ugin's loyalty abilities will do
check again
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what are some big creatures to play in GW? I'm trying to build a high ramp big stuff deck.
Something under 5 bucks but still a great bomb.
Pic related.
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>>54368224
>>54368233
>>54368300
>>54368322
realized that as soon as I hit post
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>Have a Bear Tribal deck
>No Legendary Bear to use as my commander
>No Chicago Bears card sleeves exist
>mfw
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I'm thinking about running goblins and cant decide if I should go straight Krenko of if I should go with Rakdos Wort and just use tutors to fetch Krenko while opening up black for card draw/removal and those sweet LLorwyn gobbos.

Any advice?
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>>54368387
I think you need to check again
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>>54368387
You check again. Specifically, what abilities are allowed to be activated? Mana abilities and ________?
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>>54368426
Use Zada for your gobbos, trust me
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>>54368422
>buy into meme
>angry that reality doesn't support my super original and not at all derivative attempt at humor

You should be happy that the world isn't permitting you to waste more money on a joke nobody is going to laugh at.
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>>54368426
RB Grenzo
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>>54368449
apparently I cant read today
work is going to be a bitch
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>>54368466
Fuck you, I'm a Bears fan.
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>French Delay (Retard) is worth 20$ because of the funny name only
are there other cards that are like this? Priced high because of something funny or misprinted?
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>>54368514
That just makes you more retarded. Da Bears still and forever will suck.
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>>54362194
I tried the defender route on my Doran build but it was lacking. I actually didn't know about Gargoyle but even three payoff cards don't make it worthwhile, especially since Rolling Stones only hits some of them

I built mine with lots of color fixing, lots of 1-2 drop 0/4s (as a result white is my main color) and those cheap shield equipment, so you should be able to do 4-8 damage on turn 3 consistently.

Winning usually comes down to attacking all and casting Shape the Sands/Tower Defense/Bar the Door. I haven't built it but Daru Specialist+Greaves = gg

Ancient Tomb's a waste because it doesn't get you to casting Doran any faster. I'd be more concerned about fixing to get consistent T3 Doran than anything else

It seems like no one runs them but I like Recycle/Null Profusion. I like them better than lurking predators because I don't have more than the usual number of creatures and I'd rather have a combat trick than another creature lategame
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>>54366472
>paranoid about online shopping
I don't get it. This isn't 1998 anymore.
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>>54368514
>gets offended when his particular group of Negroes who aren't even from Chicago get insulted
sucks to suck
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>>54368395
Terastodon and Angel of Serenity.
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>>54368551
This. If you're paranoid, just stuck with TCGplayer direct or one of the big stores. The only time ordering online gets sketchy is when you're ordering cards that are really underpriced from new sellers.
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>>54368667
>unironicly giving companies and the government your actual real informations in 1984 +33
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>>54363607
A bunch of different ways. She is really the perfect Mardu Goodstuff commander. I went with a lot of pillow fort and removal. I also went with creatures that were indestructible or recovered from board wipes well. Stuffed my deck full of board wipes and targeted removal.

http://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/queen-marcheezys-super-prison/

It pretty easy to go with tokens and saccing for value. Stax is also a thing and I've won quite a few games with voltron. I've even seen some one get super vorthos and make a deck that was all based on royalty running things like Advisor's, Royal Assasin, Dragon throne of tarkir. A girl in my play group made hers super politcal and all about voting and contolling votes.

Marduchesa is the best Mardu Commander and she can do anything you want her to.

Pretty much imagine what you would do as an evil queen and do it. I wanted to wall up, be queen and watch my enemies fight until I can wipe them out. That's what I did. And this is bar none my favorite deck. It was also my first built from scratch.

Edits i'm thinking of are removing most of the cabal coffers support but not really certain for what.
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>>54368523
What are you talking about? Its like 0,65 cents on magiccardmarket in french
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Should I run this dude in Scion Edh?

The mass haste SUPER useful, especially when I don't have Dragon Tempest or Temur Ascendency out.

But when his in my yard the risk of blowout is high when I have a board full of dragons.

Thoughts?
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>>54368650
i hadn't considered the angel. thanks anon.
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>>54368689
>unironically thinking they don't already have it in 2100-83
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>>54362194
>>54368547
Also all of your ramp sorceries are 3 and 4 drops, not what you want because you're slamming Doran turn 3. Maybe you can slam him turn 2 with a T1 dork? But then you need to prioritize only 1drop dorks that tap for a color other than their casting color.

Anyway I'd argue that you don't really need ramp after Doran comes out because you don't have the payoff
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>>54368733
If you really need the Haste, Dragonlord Kholagan gives you it with a very niche upside and no potential of being annihilated by one card.
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>>54368457
I get using zada but I just love shitting out 40 goblins in one turn.

>>54368470
Ins't he just a doomsday pile comander? What does he really add/do that isn't Covered by Zada, Krenko, or Wort?
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>>54368763
>>unironically thinking they don't already have it in 2100-83
no they have Rusty Shackleford's information
sha sha sha SHA!
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>>54368842
Grenzo is >2 power tribal
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>>54368842
>What does he really add/do that isn't Covered by Zada, Krenko, or Wort?
the activated ability is what makes doomsday work and that ability can do all sorts of crazy things, plus hes scalable
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>>54368850
>>54368842
Less than 2, fuck.
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>>54368846
I have backtraced your IP. A swat team is enroute to your location to arrest you for identification evasion.
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>>54368216
>tfw guy sends me locust token with my locust god

It's nice when sellers give you something useful as a bonus.
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>>54368523
Spanish inquisition of kozilek is like 8€ or something.
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>>54368850
>>54368859
grenzo is a less than X power tribal, where X is the amount of power you decide to build him around. just use a couple of more mana to cast him. there's a bunch of really strong creatures with 3 power for example
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>>54368695
This looks like a super fun list. Queen M has been on my shortlist since she was spoiled, and I wanted to do something similar to you, lots of death, taxes, and control. I'm gonna take it as inspiration if you don't mind!
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>>54368523
Foil 9th Time stop was like $60 last I checked because it doesn't have reminder text.
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>>54368941
I'm thinking about slotting him (Grenzo 2.0) into my doublestrike deck, along with Spooky Neheb.
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>>54369023
N-nani??
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>>54365355
Junkyard Diver
Myr Retriever
Scrap Scrounger
Buried Ruin
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>>54367859
Play it with what white mana?

You run Lantern in mono B?
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>>54368395
Autochthon Worm
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>Make a fun deck
>Not even fucking competitive
>Doesn't have a single infinite combo
>No MLD or anything that can be considered even remotely degenerate
>Just glorified reanimator
>Proceed to stomp my playgroup of Timmy tier friends with it
>They get mad as shit
>Tell me I have to build another deck or I can't play anymore
>Deck is expensive as shit because I wanted to max it out
>They absolutely refuse to adapt
>Nobody else to play with
I fucking want to die.

>>54357704
The dude who made Gift of Orzhova
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>>54369209
Baby mode

Just find more people to play with
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>>54369209
>friends
People like that clearly aren't your frineds
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>>54358519
I've been having a lot of fun with Sidisi, with Scarab in the 99. Using Scarab with Parallel Lives or Doubling Season is liquid sex.
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>>54369209
>>Tell me I have to build another deck or I can't play anymore
just do that then, at least you will get to play also it will be cheap as shit
just take your favorite 60 bulk rares that you never get to play because they suck throw in 39 lands and use a 5c commander

they are trying to create a specific playgroup and because of the way EDH is constructed you should respect that. After all if you had your ideal playgroup and someone showed up with a variety of doomsday decks and consistently won on turn 3-4 wouldnt you feel like he should build a different deck?
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>>54369226
>Just find more people to play with
Clearly not an option.

>>54369242
They are though. We are very close friends when not playing MTG. They are just salty over losing and don't want to open their wallets to fight me because I have massive disposable income and they do not.
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I got an Ammit Eternal in a pack on Draft day. Is it even remotely EDH playable? I like his art a lot...

Mikaues might like him? Hepatra maybe?
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>>54369290
>They are just salty over losing
are you sure they didnt just want to play a specific powerlevel and you were too autistic to understand that?
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>>54369287
The problem is like 50% of TCGs to me is deck building. If I am intentionally playing garbage I built in five minutes I won't be having fun.

>>54369305
Definitely not the case. One of them has like ten decks of varying tiers. The problem is two of our members are his wife and brother. Both of which are new to the game and aren't interested in dumping money on it. Also another member is a broke ass NEET who simply can't afford it.
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>>54369341
yeah i get that I also care more about deck building than playing but that doesnt mean I dont have crawwurm level bad decks
I keep them in my back pocket for when the hicks come to my store, good people. Awful at the game.
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>>54369072
Foils didn't have reminder text in the core set for short time. It was an amazing idea and like most good things that wotc comes up with, they quickly stopped doing it.
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Why the fuck is Black Mike 25 burgers?
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>>They get mad as shit
>>Tell me I have to build another deck or I can't play anymore
>>Deck is expensive as shit because I wanted to max it out
>>They absolutely refuse to adapt

if the group majority is telling you to power down your deck, then you're the one who should adapt

build brion or something, reanimator is one of the stronger deck archetypes for casual edh
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>>54369431
Dark Ascension wasn't opened a whole lot and he was the best card in it. Additionally, there was a meme deck using him in Modern for a while that caused a price hike he's never had any reason to drop from.

He's also spiked a bit more recently because two powerful B/x commanders were printed, one that cares about counters and one that cares about zombies, so demand has increased.
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>>54369209
Post you're fun deck so we can get an idea of what's too strong for your playgroup
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>>54368976
Please do. Just some comments on the weird bits.
>The reverberate is there mostly as a counter spell.
>Mana tithe isn't that great but it is funny. It's best uses are countering a turn 1 Sol Ring or countering if some one has tapped out for an x cost wincon like Debt2Deathless or Exsanguinate.
>Lili is there to help with urbog/cabal synergy and to smooth mana cuve by fetching shocks/tango/bicycle lands.
>Urborg/cabal is pretty inconsistent but really fun when you pull off so it is the first thing to go when optimizing along with lili
>Nahiri is there because she was my pre-release pull and IDK what else to do with her and the minus 2 is helpful enough
>The hardest card to find was Marchesa's Decree, used blood reckoning instead for a while
>Needs a defined wincon. Wins are usually me beating face with a large creature or two and a horde of tokens, or whispersilk cloak on marchesa and maybe putting sunforger on there.
>After Cabal/Urborg/ExpeditionMap/Lili/Exsanguinate package I'd cut crawlspace. It is the pillowfort piece I get the least use out of.
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Just to be sure, if I attack with Brago, King Eternal and another creature, and Brago deals damage to a player, even if I activate Brago's ability to that second creature it still deals and is dealt damage from the combat, right?
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>>54369161
They changed the rules for mana production didnt they? Now your city of brass can produce white mana.
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>>54369433
>if the group majority is telling you to power down your deck, then you're the one who should adapt
Anon I'm just irritated because I spent a lot of time and money on something that is incredibly fun to pilot and is incredibly underpowered by most playgroup standards.

>build brion or something, reanimator is one of the stronger deck archetypes for casual edh
I'm currently working on an Eldrazi tribal but I'm still not happy. Also considering splitting the deck in two as it's currently 5C, but I'm concerned both of those will be broken too by their standards so my hands are tied. This is like walking on egg shells.

>>54369542
http://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/for-the-horde-of-notions-2/
Here you go. Group has 6 people, I won all eight games we played including one where we had them dogpile me and used Archenemy. One game I even restrained my power level and avoided playing major things and actively discarded key cards waiting for them to play stuff before I did. Still won. The biggest things they bitch about are sac outlets and fog effects and counter. The deck has like 4 sac outlets, 3 fogs, and 1 counter. Please tell me I'm not crazy here, I feel like I would get BTFO if I went to any regular playgroup with this thing. My curve is all kinds of fucked and I made awkward card choices on purpose for the sake of flavor.
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>>54369624
>$900 5C goodstuff with Animar/Maelstrom Wanderer/Black Mike/Meren/Sheoldred
>Casual

Maybe you should try actually making a casual deck first.
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>>54369431
Blacks are in demand right now man
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>>54369695
I don't see how this deck is particularly strong. It's definitely not competitive, so if it isn't casual what the fuck is it?
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>>54369722
"""""75%"""""
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>>54369624
This is a play group where power is not wanted. Don't think about how to win. Think about how to have fun. Run something funny like Ramirez DePietro pirate tribal, or Riku Clones/twinning. Riku copy their deck is great for any meta since it is only as powerful as the meta it is in.

I'd use this as an oppurtunity to try out decks that are wonky and would just crumble in a normal meta. You probably are playing in a weenie hut jr. meta but that doesn't mean it still can't be fun.
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Why are the Gods so expensive, I don't want to open packs, but I also don't want to spend 15 buckaroos for any of them either.
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>>54369728
>"""""75%"""""
The fuck is that?
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>>54369601
Yes, unless Brago has first strike or double strike and the other creature doesn't.
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>>54369624
>no ingot chewer/Spitebellows
for shame

drop eldrazi conscription and protean hulk if you're looking to power it down. Those are both "badwrong" fun
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>>54369624
>win 8/8 games with 6 players per game
You are an autist if you think that is acceptable. Tone down your fucking deck or lose your friends.
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>>54369795
And on the bright side, take your reanimator deck to some stores and find some real competition instead of stomping casuals.
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>>54369624
hand out one of these to each of your friends playing Black
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How do you guys handle cards like Ring of Ma'Ruf or Burning Wish if not defined beforehand? I love playing these cards just to see the chaos than ensues
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>>54369830
>if not defined beforehand?
You don't use them, obviously. It's a rule that requires group agreement.
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>>54369624
>900$ and it doesn't even have any dual lands
Wow, what the fuck? This is just a cancerous pile of EDHREC goodstuff.
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>>54369730
This is why I am building Eldrazi tribal as a second deck. I'm just irked because I wanted to play reanimator. It's the most fun play style to me.

>>54369772
Hilariously neither of those cards got bitched about. It was always "MUH SAC OUTLETS", Ertai, Spore Frog, or Kami of False Hope.

>>54369795
>>54369814
I don't think it is acceptable. I never did. I never once stated this is okay. I didn't even WANT to win or I would have built something serious. I just wanted to reborn a lot of shit. I am not mad that I won a lot and they are REEEEE-ing me out of the group because I won too much. I'm mad because they have no interest in improving. Nobody discussed what answers they could run, nobody considered making a stronger deck, they just bitched that my deck had to go. I'm mad that my playgroup is fucking happy meal tier and I want them to grow, which they have no interest in.

>>54369825
Already did. It didn't change anything. Gave out Crypts too.

>>54369860
And now you know my pain.
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>>54369743
Because they are cool to casuals and if you won't do those things then you don't get any gods.
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>>54369830
You may have a ten card sideboard. Pull from that.

Not having clearly defined rules regarding sideboards is one of the many obnoxious things about EDH. I don't like making up the fucking rules with my friends. My friends are retarded and I don't trust them.
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>>54369722
Do one of these (Or both I don't know)

1) Give yourself a card budget of $200. You can still whip out the big $20 bombs out but you're not gonna be throwing every single thing out onto the table. You're playing Reanimator, aka the "Cheese my deck out and win" gameplan. If you wanna play reanimator try Mono-B Sidisi

2) Go for a lower-power gameplan. Try out W/U Spirits tribal with Geist of Saint Traft or Mishra Artifacts, or some other janky deck like Norin the Wary or Isamaru Voltron.
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>>54369722
>It's definitely not competitive, so if it isn't casual what the fuck is it?
the false dichotomy is strong in this one
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>>54369830
They have no effect in this format unless you houserule them so it's bullshit to play them as a surprise to people.
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>>54369860
Also to be fair two of those are expensive masterpieces. Just a thing.

>>54369903
I am doing this. It just doesn't fix X problem of "playgroup doesn't want to improve". How do I do X?

>>54369935
Elaborate.
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>>54369979
It's a casual deck that pubstomps casuals with no interaction. A truly competitve deck would exile your graveyard, have cheap removal for your creatures, and/or win faster than you. But you're playing against casual players that don't focus on answers or things like graveyard hate.
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>>54369853
>>54369890
>>54369950
holy shit y'all have some fun
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How can you build Locust without making it feel like an all-in combo deck?

In addition to countermagic, of course.
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>>54370025
>But you're playing against casual players that don't focus on answers or things like graveyard hate.
How do I make them into not this?
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>>54369979
So you wanna start an arms race in your group, huh? Here's how you do it.

>Come into your group's sessions each week, bringing a different deck each time.
>Don't start out too strong though. Pilot either something combo-y but still breakable (Like a cheap Hapatra list) or something brain-dead but not something you'd get bored playing the entire night (Naya Tokens)
>Play as few "Each opponent" spells as you can and only play single-target spells.
>Play the game using the Gruul autist mindset of "The first person to target me is my sole enemy for the rest of the game until he's dead"
>Alternatively if you're playing a control-heavy deck prevent them from doing anything at all.
>Continue bullying them every week until they learn that answers are worth packing OR they decide to start beefing up their decks
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>>54370042
Without it being all-in combo or without it feeling like all-in combo? Because those are different questions

>Not All-in Combo and doesn't feel like it
Wheels. Confusion in the Ranks. General Chaos

>Not All-in Combo but might feel like it
Include Skullclamp but no mana altars and kill with Bugs rather than infinites

>Could be All-in combo but can masquerade as something else
Load the deck with infinites but leave off clamp
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>>54370119
I like it, but what if they just tell me I can't play anymore because of growing pains?
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>>54370165
Then they'll have won the arms race.
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>>54370192
>TFW just want to be the resident Timmy but the power level of my group makes me the Spike
I hate everything.
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>>54369695
>http://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/for-the-horde-of-notions-2/
I don't think the deck is particularly good desu. It looks like the anon who made it kinda just slapped good cards together with no rhyme or reason. For instance, Lark and Hulk without their respective combos, Dawn//Dusk in a deck with mostly fatties.

On that topic, please WotC make Elementals one of the C17 tribes. I'd love to build around Horde or another Elemental, but I feel like they're right on the cusp of having the proper support.
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>>54370211
Timmy and Spike aren't mutually exclusive. Timmy wants BIG and Spike wants WIN. Slide in a Hydra Omnivore or some shit
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>>54357990
Personally, I prefer the ABU art and it isn't even nostalgia as I started playing after Masques. That art is likely a close second or third though.
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>>54370243
I intentionally avoided infinite combos for starters. My playgroup has a rule against them.

They also forbid MLD, Magister Sphinx, Sorin Markov, and Consecrated Sphinx.

Also bruh Dusk / Dawn gets me back fun shit all the time.

>>54370249
That's why I'm running shit like Lord of Extinction, Craterhoof Behemoth, and Boonweaver Giant + Eldrazi Conscription.
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>>54370211
Consider Wurms
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>>54370034
You're the kind of person that plays Whims of the Fates or Warp World without a way to abuse it. Sociopathic retards.
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>>54357704
So I've played a bunch of combo generals previously, and recently started playing a Karametra Enchantress deck and it made it remember that what I really love to do is spew non-creature permanents onto the board. I'm now looking to build a artifact deck. I've considered mono-red with Daretti as the general, though I'm looking for suggestions. If anyone has any other Generals (mono-red or not) that would make for an even more fun artifact deck or decklists to use as a base it would be greatly appreciated.
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>>54370375
Slobad.
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>>54370375
Maelstrom Wanderer
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>ctrl F
>no wayne reynolds

I knew these generals were full of filthy plebs but this is a brand new low.

Apply yourselves.
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>>54370328
>I intentionally avoided infinite combos for starters. My playgroup has a rule against them.
I actually think banning all infinite combos is a really bad call for a playgroup. Between that and banning MLD, your playgroup is really skewing the metagame towards the same old 3+ color ramp/fatty/value metagame. Don't get me wrong, there's some combos I intentionally don't use (0 basic hermit, food chain) but having your group nerf combo (and aggro MLD) archetypes that hard feels unhealthy.
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How do I make a good BW deck? I've just kinda thrown one together, since mates are playing commander now. Not exactly sure what powerlevel they're playing at, but we've all generally been more kitchen table than competetive (except for one guy who I can beat anyway). I guess I'll find out when we meet up in a few days.
At any rate, any glaringly retarded errors here?
http://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/life-theft-1/
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>>54370536
I 100% agree, but what am I supposed to do? I'm the odd man out. None of them see it my way.
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>>54370375
Play Mishra as Izzet Artifacts and cheese your opponent's Sol Rings/Grieves/etc out with Thada Adel
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>>54370243
Elemental Dude, WUBRG

Eminence - As long as Elemental Dude is in the command zone or on the battlefield, you may spend mana as though it were mana of any color to cast Elemental spells.

Vigilance, Haste

T, Discard an Elemental card: Search your library for an Elemental card, reveal it, and put it into your hand. Then shuffle your library.

5/5

Make it so, wizards
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I want to build an Izzet commander, i don't know who should i choose? Mizzix or Melek spellslinger ? Arjun or Locust draw all your cards? I would like to avoid infinites if possible
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>>54370522
Yeah man, I love cluttered images with too much shit going on.
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>>54370670
Fuck you I like Wayne Reynolds.
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>>54370683
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>>54370522
Bait? Wayne Reynolds is among the worst artists. 99/100 of his pieces depict someone thrusting their hips and the 100th is a land.
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>>54370735
Fiend Hunter is maybe my favorite
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>>54370545
Go wide with a lot of tokens, and disposable creatures.
Recursion and sac outlets are plentiful, so you can really reuse a lot of ETB/LTB triggers.
Run Skullclamp, and multiple ways to search for it
Get a few boardwipes and spot removal that can target noncreatures too(like Utter End or Anguished Unmaking)

Here's my list for BW if you're interested:
http://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/o-u-t-o-f-b-o-d-y/

I'm going to steal your idea of Oketra's Monument, I had completely overlooked that card and it seems great in these kind of decks.
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>>54358284
Raymond Swanland's penis is a spike.
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>>54370670
>>54370683
>>54370735
>>54370767
only decent one is pic related and its still significantly worse than the original
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>>54370784
why didnt it take the first time?
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>>54370784
>no picture
It's the best Wayne Reynolds art I've ever seen.
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>>54370767
Also another I really like
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how fun is Blaxos? considering new deck(because you can never have too many) and he seems pretty funky
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>>54370800
>>54370804
that was definitely on purpose
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>>54370892
Unless you have a Serra's Sanctum + Skybind, you're gonna have a bad time.

>>54370831
pic related
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Are there any suggestions that the commander product will get more than the lackluster spoiler season that the last few have gotten?
dont they just full out spoil them a week before they release and do no other spoilers before then?
what a complete wet blanket
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>>54370999
I wouldn't mind if the commander products were actually good.

But they're shit, and they've been shit since since the one after Jeleva.
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>>54371018
what's wrong with them
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we are at bump limit so NEW THREAD

>>54371030
>>54371030
>>54371030
>>54371030
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>>54371018
>since the one after Jeleva.
hate to break it to you but 2014 was shit too buddy
2016 was by far the best they have ever released, actual card advantage and cards that you would see in a normal deck.
sure the tribal decks are going to blow shit but im still excited
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>>54371038
the 2014 and onward sets have been had some pretty distinct imbalance between the decks
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>>54371111
yes, and? They're no good to grab and throw down against each other, but they've given us better toys, better value except for some standouts from the early sets that went ballistic, and been, on average, stronger decks.
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>>54371111
All of them have imbalance. Zedruu, Marath, Nahiri, Kalemne, and Saskia are all weaker than the others released at the same time.
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>>54367798
>competitive toshiro
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>>54369624
>Group has 6 people, I won all eight games we played including one where we had them dogpile me and used Archenemy.
Well, after looking at your deck, yeah it isn't made for competitive where people spend as much money they like to make good and cohesive deck, but in casuals this would definitely buttfuck your buddies. Your deck is like $900 plus where you can practically do whatever you want compared to your friends where they probably only spent around like $100.
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>>54370572
Not the other Anon, but I got an answer for you.
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSagwYgqZT6Ad29ub2xuctQ
Show them this YouTube channel and direct them to the "infinite for budget" playlist. It'll show them that everyone can have some sort of infinite combo in there deck for cheap and it might cause them to get better maybe. For my group of friends, we all tend to do some research because most of us want to win, but I can't say the same for your friends.
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>>54364236
I know you already said you agree now that etb is better but i almost burst out i laughter on the bus at the thought of someone wanting to stop your draw so hard they counter a fucking bone saw "gonna make a bone saw" "uhhhhhh im gonna pact of negation that" "actaully?" And then just fucking starung at them confused as shit.
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>>54367618
No, I do it all the time. I just was lamenting, not asking for help. I'll find some spicy tech and I'll make you proud.
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>>54367534
>implying edhrec makes viable decks

Dont make that meme please, edhrec gets its suggestions from popular cards on tapped out. Popular does not mean good. On any multi colour commander bounce lands are suggested lands usually above the original dual lands. Not to mention it will usually pull cards from multiple different archetypes and try and suggest them all for the same deck. I really thought that edhrec was unanimously known to be a guide and not actual decks.
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>>54367547
Are you that dude who told the dude who wanted the non artifact red deck to kill himself? You sound like that dude.




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