Pursuit of Knowledge – Rakdos

Rakuno, Rakdos, Raktres Barring decks with black and green in their color identity, the Command Zone found in their gameplay survey that decks with black and red in their color identity were the strongest. Although this extends to color combinations like Jund and Mardu, does this color pairing advantage translate to Rakdos? In this new […]

#control, #deckbuilding, #gameplay stats, #olivia voldaren, #rakdos, #vampire Read More »

Librarian Lore — A Matter Not So Black and White

Welcome back to Librarian Lore faithful readers. Today we’ll be exploring the legend and lore of the knight and see if they are so worthy of their title of hero in shining armor after all… When most kids had their favorite superhero growing up, yours truly was enthralled by the likes of St. George and […]

#aryel knight of windgrace, #black, #knights, #orzhov, #tribal, #vampire, #white Read More »

EDHREC Rivals of Ixalan Set Review — Gold and Colorless

Blue/Green Merfolk Kumena, Tyrant of Orazca — If you read the stories on the Wizards web site, then you know that the Kumena character is actually a minor villain. If you don’t read the stories, then maybe you could infer that by the word “Tyrant” and the way his manic smile resembles Jared Loughner’s mug […]

#angrath minotaur pirate, #angrath the flame-chained, #angrath's fuiry, #atzal cave of, #atzocan seer, #colorless, #dinosaur, #elanda the dusk rose, #hadana's climb, #huatli radiant champion, #journey to eternity, #jungle creeper, #kumena tyrant of orazca, #legion lieutenant, #menfolk mistbinder, #merfolk, #metzali tower of triumph, #multicolor, #path of mettle, #pirate, #profane procession, #razor the lawbringer, #rivals of ixilan, #tomb of the dusk rose, #transform, #vampire, #zacama primal calamity Read More »

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 […]

#black, #edgar markov, #mardu, #red, #token, #tribal, #vampire, #Vampire tribal, #white Read More »

Commander Focus — Licia, Sanguine Tribune

Now that I’ve covered each of the partner commanders in their own articles (until Commander 2019 Partnerpalooza, that is), we need some new legendary creatures to talk about. Luckily, Commander 2017 is here with some new hotness. In the spirit of my articles, we don’t have that much data about these particular commanders yet, which makes the article […]

#black, #haste, #licia sanguine tribune, #lifegain, #mardu, #meld, #red, #vampire, #white Read More »

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, #vampire, #Vampire tribal, #vampires, #vish kal blood arbiter Read More »