Core Set 2020 Set Review – Black

Superior Numbers – War of the Stats

WAR – What is it good for? Welcome to Superior Numbers, where I try to do numerical analysis on cards and deckbuilding trends using slightly more math and slightly less snark than in my usual column. Slightly. This time around we’re going to take a look at some cards from the recent set, War of the Spark, […]

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In the Margins – Mortify

Superior Numbers – Cards Caring about Colors: Black

Some cards care about colors your opponents play… are they good enough for EDH?

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In the Margins – Divination

Superior Numbers – Land Counts

Ravnica Allegiance Set Review – Rakdos

Bedevil by Seb McKinnon (@sebmckinnon) Bedeck, Bedazzle, Bedevil Welcome to the Ravnica Allegiance, a set where no matter how many times I type it out, I still have to spellcheck Allegiance. This time around I get to review the Rakdos portion of the set. They’re Ravnica’s own Insane Clown Posse, except with acid and chainsaws instead […]

#Bedeck//Bedazzle, #Bedevil, #Blade Juggler, #Captive Audience, #Carnival//Carnage, #Cult Guildmage, #Dead Revels, #Drill Bit, #Fireblade Artist, #Footlight Fiend, #Get the Point, #Hackrobat, #Judith the Scourge Diva, #Light Up the Stage, #Macabre Mockery, #Rafter Demon, #Rakdos Firewheeler, #Rakdos Roustabout, #Rakdos the Showstopper, #Rakdos Trumpeter, #Rix Maadi Reveler, #Skewer the Critics, #Spawn of Mayhem, #Theater of Horros Read More »

In the Margins – Eternal Witness

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Can I Get a Witness? Currently, there are 55,404 decks decks in the EDHREC database running Eternal Witness, 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 start by saying things that are patently untrue. We’re gonna refer […]

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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 […]

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Superior Numbers – Vedalken Orrery

A Clockwork Orrery Vedalken Orrery is a very popular card, as evidenced by its appearance in 14,588 decks on EDHREC. Is that number too high or too low? Welcome to Superior Numbers, where I try to do some numerical analysis on the popularity of a card using more math and less snark than in my […]

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