Terrible Twos: Episode 2
Apr26

Terrible Twos: Episode 2

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“Whenever An Opponent”
Apr25

“Whenever An Opponent”

One of the most powerful statements to ever appear on a card begins with “whenever an opponent”. This card text has created some of the most recognizable and powerful cards in the Commander format. Don’t believe me? Check out… and if Erayo wasn’t powerful enough add Curse of Exhaustion to the battlefield and you have locked one of your opponents out of casting anything (keep in mind tho… you still have to...

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Terrible Twos: Episode 1
Apr22

Terrible Twos: Episode 1

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Better Packages: Counter Spells
Apr11

Better Packages: Counter Spells

Love it or hate it, counters are here to stay. My philosophy when it comes to counters is “if your enemy is angry, irritate him” and counters irritate even the most seasoned players. This article will focus on my counter package that I use in many of my EDH decks and the reason for those cards (and the reason for the ones I don’t play). When it comes to counter spell selection I look for a few things: 1. Mana effectiveness 2. Spell...

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Earthcraft
Apr10

Earthcraft

Magic’s early years produced some of the most powerful cards ever printed. Some of these early production cards are banned in Commander and all are part of the Reserved List (a list of cards that will never be reprinted). One of these early production cards happens to be my favorite and is a powerhouse in the Commander format, and that is the one I will be sharing with you today. Earthcraft was released in 1997 in the Tempest set of...

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