The Toolbox – Let the Past Die, Kill it if You Have To… Then Bring it Back?

Welcome Back, Mr. Anderson Hello everybody and welcome back to The Toolbox! I am sure you’re wondering how I was actually allowed to continue writing my half-nonsense (let’s be honest, it is closer to 75%-nonsense) here on the site. I am just as surprised as you, but am even more excited for this article! If you […]

#borborygmos enraged, #glissa the traitor, #grapple with the past, #Multani Yavimaya's Avatar, #sigarda herons grace Read More »

Underdog’s Corner – Borborygmos, Enraged

Forgotten (Semi) Ancient Hello, everyone! Welcome back to another installment of my series: the Underdog’s Corner! If this your first time visiting my portion of EDHREC’s articles, I’m glad you’re here! Each week I cover a commander whom I believe falls into one of several categories: the commander is underplayed in relation to it’s color combination, is […]

#abundance, #barrel down sokenzan, #blood moon, #borborygmos enraged, #combo, #commander, #creeping renaissance, #edh, #gatecrash, #groundskeeper, #gruul, #keen sense, #lands, #life from the loam, #lightning bolt, #ravnica, #red green, #seek the horizon, #seismic assault, #snake umbra, #storm cauldron, #underdog, #underdogs corner, #world shaper Read More »

In the Margins – Pacifism

A Non-Pacificistic Approach Currently, there are 2,696 decks in the EDHREC database running Pacifism, and not a single one of them should have it as part of the 99. Welcome back to In the Margins, a monthly Commander-centric column where I get to nerdsplain how your card choices, like your life choices, may not have been […]

#bonds of faith, #crystallization, #darksteel mutation, #imprisoned in the moon, #in the margins, #lignify, #metamorphic alteraton, #pacifism, #song of the dryads, #spectral grasp Read More »

Epic Experiment – Teshar Hatebears

Epic Preparations Good morning, EDHREC! I’m Bernardo Melibeu and this is The Epic Experiment, a series where we throw all common sense aside and experiment with some unusual cards, effectively changing how we normally build our deck. Is it going to work? Who knows?! We’re making science here. When you’re an Izzet mage, blowing things up […]

#epic experiment, #hatebears, #teshar ancestor's apostle, #white weenie Read More »

Mind Bend – Naya Extra Turns

Time After Time “The world, I’ve come to realize, is a blank canvas on which to paint.” —Ixidor, reality sculptor Commander is the best Magic: The Gathering format for expression. With just about every card available to a deck builder, Commander is truly a blank canvas, and any idea is at least worth trying out. […]

#angels grace, #bruse tarl boorish herder, #cathartic reunion, #chance for glory, #charmbreaker devils, #deckbuilding, #eternal witness, #final fortune, #gideon of the trials, #guttersnipe, #howl of the horde, #increasing vengeance, #isochron scepter, #last chance, #monastery mentor, #naya, #naya charm, #platinum angel, #recollect, #regrowth, #skullwinder, #sundial of the infinite, #tana the bloodsower, #tormenting voice, #warriors oath, #wildest dreams, #young pyromancer Read More »

Spreading the Love – EDH Scavenger Hunt!

It’s (Almost) That Time of Year! Happy November Everyone! Kya here once again! I wanted to take a moment to thank everyone for their opinions on my last article. It was an interesting topic to cover, and I have to say I was very happy with the maturity of everyone’s input on the subject. As […]

#dh community, #edh, #LGS, #local game store, #scavenger hunt Read More »

Replacement Commanders – Once an Apprentice, Now a Combo Master!

An Artificial Apprenticeship Alright, my beloved readers, it is time to return to this year’s Commander product and shining the spotlight on those Replacement Commanders, the legendary cards that were the right colors to be in the command zone, but found the deck’s directions to not be as supportive for their abilities as the face […]

#aetherflux reservoir, #artifact, #combo, #copy, #izzet, #izzet artifacts, #paradox engine, #tawnos urzas apprentice Read More »

Shape Anew – Grixis Tokens with Kess

The Token Tokens Greetings, fellow EDH addicts. Welcome to another iteration of Shape Anew, where we build a decklist around a commander with 500+ decks on EDHREC. Different strategies will be explored to find original approaches for these popular commanders. We’re not allowed to use more than fifteen nonland cards used in the commander’s average […]

#grixis, #kess dissident mage, #novel cards, #shape anew, #synergy, #tokens Read More »

Commander Showdown – Vela vs Yuriko

Lurking in the Shadows Happy Halloween to all! In honor of this dark and spooky holiday, let’s take a look at Magic’s deadliest shadow-dwelling commanders! Commander 2018 introduced one of the craziest legends we’ve ever seen: Yuriko, the Tiger’s Shadow. At long last, our wishes for a Ninja Tribal commander were fulfilled! Does the term “Commander ninjutsu” […]

#arcane adaptation, #artifacts, #conspiracy, #dimir, #ninja, #ninja tribal, #rite of replication, #vela the night-clad, #xenograft, #yuriko the tigers shadow Read More »

Ultra Budget Brews – 5 Colors

Hello and welcome back to another edition of Ultra Budget Brews, the monthly article series that builds entire Commander decks in which no card costs more than $1. Every week, I give you all a poll so that you all have some say in what these articles end up being about. If I’m writing about […]

#5 color, #budget, #crop rotation, #deckbuilding, #door to nothingness, #duneblast, #edh, #Hour of Promise, #into the wilds, #mazes end, #rites of flourishing, #scapeshift, #seasons past, #tatyova benthic druid, #wildest dreams Read More »