Commander Focus — Edgar Markov

The eminence ability allows us to play a commander that is lurking behind the scenes, making the team stronger, and only entering the fray when an urgent decisive strike is needed. With these characteristics, Edgar Markov is literally “The Man“. He’s an authority figure in the patriarchy, he’s white, he has his own private army […]

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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 »

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 »

Low Market — Pi-rogues!

Admiral Beckett Brass art by Jason Rainville   I Like the Cut of your Jib Getcher cutlass and hoist the mainsail: we’re headed to the plane of Ixalan, a world of wonder and adventure and complex tribal mechanical themes. We had many options for this week’s budget deck: a crew of pirates led by Admiral […]

#admiral beckett brass, #bident of thassa, #black, #blue, #budget, #coastal piracy, #grixis, #ixalan, #priates, #red, #tribal Read More »

NEWS — New EDHREC Feature! Themes!

A message from Don, the founder of EDHREC: In this article, Chris is going to go through our new features on EDHREC that revolve around “themes”! I’m really excited about it because there are so many fun hidden archetypes and this should make it easier to find them. Tribes were our first theme and those were […]

#anointed procession, #control, #crucible of worlds, #deus of calamity, #ember swallower, #endless ranks of the dead, #epicenter, #ertai the corrupted, #esper, #esper control, #ghoulcaller gisa, #icefall, #jund, #jund control, #keldon firebombers, #land destruction, #lich lord of unx, #price of glory, #price of progress, #shattergang brothers, #stoneshaker shaman, #the scarab god, #tribal, #wayward servant, #Zombie Tribal Read More »

The Tribes of Ixalan — A Primer

Welcome to the EDHREC primer about the tribes of Ixalan. Ixalan is a magical land where dinosaurs roam the earth and pirates rule the high seas. There’s buried treasure, some new Planeswalker friends and the Standard format gives us the opportunity to have dinosaurs crew flying vehicles, making my childhood wishes all come true. Breaking […]

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Commander 2017 — A Brief History of Vampires

“He thought, in fine, that the dreams of poets were the realities of life.” The first pack of Revised I ever opened contained a Sengir Vampire. At the time it was a bomb card. A 4/4 flyer for five was insane. Better hope you draw that Shivan Dragon, son. Still, the power level of the card […]

#anowon the ruin sage, #baron sengir, #bloodghast, #bloodline keeper, #captivating vampire, #drana kalastria bloodchief, #drana liberator of malakir, #edgar markov, #kalitas bloodchief of ghet, #kalitas traitor of ghet, #olivia mobilized for war, #olivia voldaren, #sengir vampire, #sorin grim nemesis, #sorin lord of innistrad, #sorin solemn visitor, #tribal, #vampires, #vish kal blood arbiter Read More »

Commander Time E12 — Anti-Tribal

We discuss the Eminence commanders, then we talk about some cards that hate on creature tribes. Goofy song. No games or pets (this time). patreon.com/commandertime itscommandertime@gmail.com youtube.com/c/CommanderTime @commandtime @grubfellow @misterplorg @detectiveyarmas articles.edhrec.com/author/dean-gootee articles.edhrec.com/author/nate-burgess articles.edhrec.com/author/patrick-sippola tappedout.net/users/CommanderTime/mtg-decks deckstats.net/decks/85558  

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EDHREC Spoiler Coverage — Blood and Iron

“To make you a vampire they have to suck your blood. And then you have to suck their blood. It’s like a whole big sucking thing.” Buffy Summers Day three of Commander 2017 spoiler week leaned heavily into vampires starting off in the wee hours of the morning with our first Mardu bloodsucker legend. As someone […]

#black, #bloodsworn steward, #c17, #commander 2017, #crimson honor guard, #curse of bounty, #curse of disturbance, #curse of opulence, #curse of vitality, #disrupt decorum, #edgar markov, #heirloom blade, #inalla archmage ritualist, #kindred charge, #licia sanguine tribune, #mardu, #mathas fiend seeker, #new blood, #patron of the vein, #red, #teferi's protection, #tribal, #vampires, #white Read More »

Commander Showdown — The Ur-Dragon vs Scion of the Ur-Dragon

The Year of the Dragon Commander 2017 Spoilers are going crazy, and in this week’s Showdown, we’re going to talk about the biggest and baddest of them: The Ur-Dragon! Five colors, nine mana, and twenty combined power/toughness. The Ur-Dragon is here, and it means business. At the helm of the dragon-tribal preconstructed deck, this big […]

#c17, #commander 2017, #dragon tribal, #dragons, #five color, #five color commander, #previews, #scion of the ur-dragon, #spoilers, #the ur-dragon, #tribal Read More »