Budget Ruses: Going 3-1 with Midrange Red under 15$
Jun24

Budget Ruses: Going 3-1 with Midrange Red under 15$

So a few posts ago, specifically this one Budget ruses: Building under 15$ I went to FNM to try it out. Ending the night 3-1 with this deck 4x Archetype of aggression 3x Awaken the Ancient 4x deathbellow raider 3x Ember beast 2x Fall of the hammer 4x Fanatic of Mogis 3x Hammer of Purphoros 4x Lightning Strike 24x mountain 3x Oracle of Bones 1x Rollick of Abandon 2x Thunderous might 3x Twinflame ——- 3x Armed / Dangerous 4x...

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Budget Ruses: Building Concepts under 15$ in Standard
Jun12

Budget Ruses: Building Concepts under 15$ in Standard

To start us off, I asked my friend to find me a Rare that he finds “Fun” for me to build a deck around. I want to express a card that looks fun. this is not “lets take the worst rare I can find and force him to do stuff” So the other requirement is the card must cost less then a dollar. He came up with this card Oracle of Bones        Taking a card and making a concept So the first part of how to build a deck...

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Budget Commander: Ultimate Defenders
Jun02

Budget Commander: Ultimate Defenders

That is the whole idea of this machine, you know. Deterrence is the art of producing in the mind of the enemy… the FEAR to attack. -Dr Strangelove We will be talking about the creatures that are so good at defending, it makes people simply… not attack you. things that make 20/20 trample monsters tread carefully. Not Chumps. But Heroes These are the guys that most people know about and I wont even go into the one drop death...

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Common Gold: Max’em Daxos
May28

Common Gold: Max’em Daxos

In Commander, big creatures are often the best creatures. Most decks can’t function without their big creatures unless entirely built around the idea of either swarm tactics or hard control. Even in those builds, larger creatures play a major role in the success of the deck, providing potent abilities and serious damage in key situations. Creatures like Ulamog, the Infinite Gyre and his brother Kozilek, Butcher of Truth can be...

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Common Gold:
May24

Common Gold:

I had recently come accross a card that just Blew my mind. I thought to myself holy! WHY is this card not 5$?! it was 75cents at my local shop and for that I will not stand for it! This card can go in pretty much every deck KNOWN TO MAN and get a HUGE amount of mileage out of it. Its specifically good with every card in standard that costs more then about 5$ with the exceptions of planes walkers. I know the standard is Super fast red...

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