Ultra Budget Brews — Exava

Hello and welcome back to Ultra Budget Brews, the article series that gives the people what they want, overthrowing the Magic hierarchy by letting cheap, unwanted, unloved cards have their moment to shine. In other words, we build entire EDH deck with no card costing more than $1, but that sounds far less dramatic. Speaking […]

#budget, #contagion engine, #deckbuilding, #drana liberator of malakir, #exava rakdos blood witch, #havoc festival, #hellhole flailer, #necropolis regent, #ob nixilis the fallen, #oonas blackguard, #pyreheart wolf, #rakdos, #thief of blood, #unspeakable symbol Read More »

EDH Political Science — Guns, Germs, and STEAL

In the Aztec year of one Reed, the people of Tenochtitlan welcomed the second coming of their god, Quetzalcoatl. The man that came was named was Hernan Cortes. He would be their downfall. Wizards announced Ixalan as the world of dinosaurs fighting pirates; however, there is much more than that in our new plane. There […]

#axis of mortality, #black, #debtors knell, #evangelize, #new blood, #orzhov, #politics, #smallpox, #strategy, #swords to plowshers, #vona butcher of magan, #white Read More »

Ixalan EDH Review — Gold, Artifacts, and Lands

Ixalan Set Review - Gold, Artifacts and Lands

Hello friends and Ixalanians. Welcome to EDHREC’s final Commander set review of Ixalan – Gold Cards, Artifacts, and Non-Basic Lands! We have a lot to cover, so let’s set sail! Gold Cards of Ixalan – What Be th’ Gold? Admiral Beckett Brass “Arrrgh, Welcome aboard me maties!” Ah, nothing like opening up our review with […]

#admiral beckett brass, #cmdr review, #edh review, #ixalan flip lands, #ixalan review, #non-basic lands, #relic seeker, #vrasa Read More »

Ixalan EDH Review — Green

Welcome back to EDHREC! Today we’re looking at what Ixalan has to offer Commander players in green. While we didn’t get any fancy new commanders or planeswalkers, Ixalan has great creature support going for it. This set is full of dinosaurs and they make themselves felt. The one oddity the set has is green merfolk. Magic has had its […]

#blossom dryad, #carnage tyrant, #deathgorge scavenger, #deeproot champion, #emperor's vanguard, #explore, #growing rites of itlimoc, #merfolk branchwalker, #old-growth dryads, #ripjaw raptor, #shapers' sanctuary, #thundering spineback, #verdant rebirth, #verdant sun's avatar, #waker of the wilds Read More »

Ixalan EDH Review — Red

Yes, that’s right everyone, a double dose of my writing prowess here! In addition to my regularly scheduled article we get to run down some hot new toys coming out with Ixalan. I won’t dilly dally too much here, since red is what we all know is the worst color in Commander. There are some […]

#angrath's marauders, #burning sun's avatar, #captain lannery storm, #captivating crew, #charging monstrosaur, #dinosaur stampede, #ixalan, #lightning-rig crew, #makeshift munitions, #otopec huntmaster, #rampaging ferocidon, #red, #rowdy crew, #spitfire bastion, #star of extinction, #sun-crowned hunters, #sunbird's invocation, #tilonalli's skinshifter, #trove of temptation, #vance's blasting cannons Read More »

Intellectual Offering — Gishath, Sun’s Avatar

Welcome back to Intellectual Offering. This week I’m excited to let my inner Timmy ROAR and talk a little about Gishath, Sun’s Avatar. In case you haven’t had a chance to drink this beauty in here it is in all it’s glory: That thing is HUGE. Ok so it’s not Titanosaur huge: But I mean […]

#aura shards, #c17, #cream of the crop, #deathgorge scavenger, #dinosaur, #enrage, #gishath sun's avatar, #green, #Ixilan, #Kindred Boon, #kinjalli's sunwing, #marshals anthem, #naya, #noxious revival, #pygmy allosaurus, #rampaging ferocidon, #ranging raptors, #red, #ripjaw raptor, #scroll rack, #tribal, #volcanic fallout, #warstorm surge, #white, #XLN Read More »

Commander VS — S8E9 : Chandra vs Kytheon vs Nissa vs Jace

They don’t have their hands on Ixalan yet at Commander VS, but they still have double-faced cards for Commanders! Watch our foursome run back the Magic Origins fan favorites! Decklists: http://www.starcitygames.com/article/… Subscribe to us for more Magic content: https://www.youtube.com/user/starcity… Like us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/starcitygames Follow us on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/starcitygames Follow the SCGTour on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scgtour […]

#chandra fire of kaladesh, #commander vs, #jace vryns prodigy, #kytheon hero of akros, #nissa vastwood seer, #podcast Read More »

Ixalan EDH Review — Black

Vampirates of the Caribbean According to our charts, we’ll reach the shores of Ixalan on the 29th of this month. Before we reach our Voyage’s End, let us take stock of our crew, and of the bloodthirsty beasts we may encounter upon this Treacherous Terrain. It’s time we explore the black cards of Ixalan to deduce […]

#Arguel's Blood Fast, #Bishop of the Bloodstained, #black, #Bloodcrazed Paladin, #Boneyard Parley, #Costly Plunder, #Deadeye Tracker, #Dire Fleet Ravager, #Fathom Fleet Captain, #ixalan, #pirates, #Raiders' Wake, #revel in riches, #Ruin Raider, #Ruthless Knave, #Sanctum Seeker, #Sword-Point Diplomacy, #Temple of Aclazotz, #vampires, #Vicious Conquistador, #Vraska's Contempt, #Walk the Plank, #Wanted Scoundrels Read More »

Ixalan EDH Review — Blue

Ixalan is upon us, in all its colorful, dino-riding, neck-biting, treasure-hunting glory. It’s a bright colorful set dominated by four distinctive tribes all chasing after an elusive lost city of gold. And given their toned-down presence it’s possible that maybe, just maybe this world will be left in one piece when we move on in the spring […]

#arcane adaption, #azcanta the sunken ruin, #blue, #chart a course, #Commander, #deadeye quartermaster, #deeproot waters, #edh, #entrancing melody, #fleet swallower, #herald of secret streams, #ixalan, #jace cunning castaway, #kopala warden of waves, #merfolk, #navigator's ruin, #overflowing insight, #perilous voyage, #pirates, #reviews, #river sneak, #river's rebuke, #search for azcanta, #shore keeper, #siren stormtamer, #spell swindle, #tribal Read More »

Commander Showdown — Tishana vs Zegana

Prime Speaker of Thunder Ixalan is just around the river bend, which means we must turn our attention from the tribes of Commander 2017 to the tribes of this dangerous new plane. We have a ton of new and exciting legendary creatures headed our way, but there’s one in particular that stands out. Commander Showdown […]

#avenger of zendikar, #blue, #chasm skulker, #combo, #commander 2017, #craterhoof behemoth, #deadeye navigator, #draining whelk, #edric spymaster of trest, #elf tribal, #elfball, #eternal scourge, #food chain, #green, #ixalan, #kindred discovery, #kindred summons, #maro, #misthollow griffin, #mystic snake, #prime speaker zegana, #regal force, #simic, #tishana, #voice of thunder Read More »