Making the Cut – Taking on the Dump, Part 2

Optimizing a Pile Last time on Making the Cut, we looked at an initial dump of cards for a Lazav, the Multifarious +1/+1 counter deck featuring as many cheap creatures as possible, and then did an initial cut based on the archetypes we knew the deck was going to need in the final version. To start […]

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Making the Cut – Taking on the Dump, Part 1

Making the Initial Cut Hello, and welcome to Making the Cut, where we try to get you to your best 99. So, you’ve got an idea for a new Commander deck. The only question is… what now? Well, if you’re anything like me, what’s now is spending a couple hours on EDHREC and various sites looking up […]

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Making the Cut – Lowering the Mana Curve

Making the Cut – An Intro! Hello, and welcome to Making the Cut, where we look at the pros and cons of those last few cards in the 99. My name is Doug, and I’ve been playing Magic off and on since Fallen Empires. This not only explains my irrational love of Goblin Grenade, but […]

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