Commander Cookout Ep 87 – I Guess I’ll Just Die

Hello and welcome to another very special episode of Commander Cookout Podcast! This week on CCOPodcast, the boys discuss, a very excellent mono-black list with an emphasis on the ‘Pay to win’ philosophy…. What does that mean? Listen to find out. For a hint, you can peep the list here: If you’d like to […]

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Thrifty Fifty – Torgaar’s Budget Blood Drive

Aris-Torg-Crats Welcome to Thrifty Fifty, a series where we build budget EDH decks for $50, or around the same price as a Gilded Drake. We’ll be paying special attention to new and/or underplayed commanders, and crafting efficient decks that you’ll be proud to bring to EDH night. In the process, we’ll discover budget gems, rad […]

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Commander Cookout Ep76 – Mono-Black Control Tune Up

Hello and welcome to another episode of Commander Cookout Podcast! This week on CCOPodcast, the boys tackle a tune up of a classic control cornerstone. Mono-black Control. Ryan’s favorite type of control deck. You can peep the list here:… If you’d like to tell us how we did, shoot an email to or […]

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Uncommonders – Black and Silver Recursion Machine

Vault of Whispers Hello, wonderful readers! I want to start off this article with a confession. I have this secret, something that may shock some of you, as it is not something I think most people would expect from me. If you cannot tell, I am stalling, because this is huge for me to finally […]

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Underdog’s Corner — Whisper, Blood Liturgist

Lemme Whisper in Your Ear Hello, readers! Welcome back to another installment of the Underdog’s Corner! As always, thank you so much for reading! If you’ve been away for a while, or you are a new reader welcome to the the third installment of our mini-series focused on the new legends from Dominaria! With so […]

#abhorrent overlord, #black, #cabal stronghold, #illusionists bracers, #mono black, #reanimator, #sengir autocrat, #whisper blood liturgist Read More »

Weird Harvest — Hail to the King, Baby!

Last time on Weird Harvest we explored the new lands of Ixalan with Captain Lannery Storm. This week I thought we would do something a bit different and step away from red and cover a mono-colored deck that is similar, but different enough in focus that it isn’t a rehash. Who needs to turn trash into […]

#artifacts, #control, #honor-worn shaku, #king macar the gold-cursed, #mono black, #panharmonicon, #smugglers copter, #strionic resonator, #untethered express, #unwinding clock Read More »

Ultra Budget Brews — Horobi, Death’s Wail

Hello, and welcome back for the 6th edition of Ultra Budget Brews, the column where we build EDH decks that only contain cards that cost less than $1. So far we have built decks that correspond with a number of different archetypes. We have built Aggro, Burn, Combo, and Mid-range. One kind of deck that […]

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Intellectual Offering — Ghoulcaller Gisa

After a close encounter with Queen Marchesa’s thugs last week I decided to travel somewhere a little less politically charged. As dropping in unannounced is always considered rude I wrote ahead to a friend I’d met on a plane known as Innistrad. My Dearest Gisa, How long has it been since we last connected? It […]

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Underdog’s Corner — Chainer, Dementia Master

This article is Round 10 of the Underdog’s Corner, a series spotlighting various lesser-used commanders and their place in the format. Each article makes the argument for a single commander that deserves more play, as well as highlighting key cards and synergies.   The Black Set Hello all, and welcome back to the Underdog’s Corner! While I […]

#big mana, #casual, #chainer dementia master, #etb, #ltb, #mono black, #reanimator, #underdog Read More »

Intellectual Offering — Yahenni, Undying Partisan

[Editor’s Note: The original release of this article used the pronoun ‘it’ to refer to Yahenni; however, that was this editor’s change and not the author’s. The author’s original use of ‘they’ has been restored.]  Let me be straight with you for a minute, readers. I am very new to writing. Such a shock, I know. Therefore, this […]

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