In the world of commander there is more going on at the table than just Magic the Gathering. What you are known for can influence the flow of the game.
Commader is getting more expensive as it explodes into one of the top MTG formats. There are certain cards every EDH player should own because they are that versatile. Here are ten such cards...
Midnight Hunt spoiler season is here. Commander Clinic has you covered with all that you need to know about the new set and where to find it.
Golos, Tireless Pilgrim is a powerhouse. His second ability helps to create a synergistic value engine that is overwhelming to overcome. It's fun to play and provides divergent lines of play each game.
EDH has the Social Contract sometimes mass land destruction is not acceptable in the form of Armageddon or two card combos. Here is a kinder gentler form of land destruction to build a combo around.
Sometimes you want to play a casual game of commander, but the table you are at has other plans. Here is a deck tech that allows you to play casually but allows you to pivot to a more competitive game if needed.
One of the basic level up moments for commander is know your meta. A meta is the group of people you play commander with and the decks they play. You need to know what is in your meta and then you should be putting cards in your commander deck that limits those decks or exploits the weaknesses of them.
As a commander, he is a build around one and will not create insane board states that explode or devastate your opponent's side of the battlefield. His gain counters ability wants you to play Voltron, but there are better Voltron commanders than Drizzt. I would much rather have Sigarda, Host of Herons who has built in evasion and is difficult to remove than Drizzt as a Voltron commander. However, Drizzt is a commander you can work around to create a counters deck and add some mischievousness to your board. He is not the cause of the mischievousness but provides the framework for an alternative brew.
One popular archetype for commander is superfriends or planeswalker decks. Depending on the commander, there is a certain repetition of which planeswalkers are found in these decks. As of March 2020, there are 208 total planeswalkers and not all of them are viable options for decks. It makes sense that the strongest planeswalkers show up time and time again in these decks. The following is a list of ten planeswalkers that you should consider when building a superfriends deck
The first real spoilers for Theros Beyond Death have come out. With them, it’s time to begin critically thinking about the new set and what it can bring to commander.…