Commander Showdown — Valduk vs Kemba

Red & White Equipment Red and white are frequently admonished for their weaknesses in the Commander format. Both colors have limited access to mana ramp and card draw effects, which makes for a difficult time in a multiplayer environment. In 1-on-1 games like Standard and Modern, Red and White make up for this lack of […]

#auras, #cat, #dragon throne of tarkir, #elemental, #equipment, #kemba kha regent, #mono red, #mono white, #skullclamp, #tokens, #valduk keeper of the flame, #voltron Read More »

Underdog’s Corner — Evra, Halcyon Witness

The Start of a New Age Hello everyone and welcome back to your favorite spotlight series for the under-appreciated! If you have never read this column, welcome! There are many reasons why a commander could be under-appreciated: it could be because of obsolescence, or it’s too expensive, or maybe it could be because of narrowness. […]

#children of korlis, #conquerors flail, #denial, #evra halcyon witness, #grand abolisher, #lifegain, #mono white, #rogues passage, #voltron Read More »

Non-Basically Speaking — Balan, Wandering Knight

Balan Wandering Knight EDH Commander Deck

Hello friends and treasure seekers, and welcome back to EDHREC and our continuing biweekly column, Non-Basically Speaking, the series that strives to identify non-basic lands that should be considered valuable staples or hidden gems based on their visibility on EDHREC. I have to admit, selecting a topic of conversation this week was a bit tough […]

#balan, #double faced cards, #equipment commander deck, #equipment decks, #equipment theme deck, #flip lands, #mono white, #voltron, #wandering knight, #white Read More »

Alternative Outcomes — Bruna, Reanimator

Welcome to the home of Alternative Outcomes, a series of self-expression through the development and brewing of alternative builds, often of popular commanders. The name’s “Dev”, and I will be your guide on these journeys. I have been a proud Magic the Gathering player for over fifteen years and have competitive experience across multiple formats. […]

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Commander Showdown — Oketra vs Heliod

Commander Showdown is a series that compares and contrast two similar commanders, analyzes differences in strategy and deck construction, and evaluates how those differences are represented by the data here on EDHREC. Amonkhet is here, with a whole new set of legendary creatures! So, in the words of Mark Rosewater: you know what that means! […]

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Underdog’s Corner – Eight-and-a-Half-Tails

This article is Round 6 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. Grab a Cleric by the Tail! Come one, come all, and welcome back! It’s been […]

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EDH Political Science — Battle Hymn of the Republic

Voting Matters A vote is a powerful thing. It doesn’t matter the number of people voting. What matters is representation. The idea that your voice in concert with your fellow citizens creates change shape the modern world. By your vote or by a representative, history shows the idea of having representation and choice is powerful […]

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Burning Inquiry — Budget Sram (If You Wanna Jam)

As I was growing up in the 90’s basketball was a big deal. To this day, I still associate Christmas with watching the Bulls, and think of Chicago romantically even though I’ve never been there. You see, there was a player at the time that dominated the sport, and escalated it into popularity it had never […]

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