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Tag Archive: #EDH Tech

Aug 07 2015

Derevi: Warper of Format

Today’s article will be brief. It’s about the confines of the Elder Dragon Format that were breached by [card]Derevi, Empyrial Tactician[/card].

I’ll put this out there: I’m not a fan of the Bruising Bant Bird Wizard. I should, but for reasons I’m going to elaborate on in painful detail below, I don’t.

I mean, I …

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Jun 26 2015

Glaring Spotlight Volume 6 – Quest for Ancient Secrets

GLARING SPOTLIGHT is a Magic the Gathering™ column featuring a card that may have gone over-looked during the the building of your EDH Commander deck. Today we discuss [card]Quest for Ancient Secrets[/card].

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Jan 23 2015

Uncommon Sense – Goblin Matron

Welcome back, one and all. Today’s spotlight is on an efficient creature tutor that can easily and cheaply pull up a combo piece, haste granter, land destruction, team-wide buff or force multiplier…and it’s in red!

 

Not known for its tutors, and especially not for efficient tutors, red is the easiest colour with which to …

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Nov 20 2014

Uncommon Sense: Ashes to Ashes

Welcome back, friends. I know I’ve been lax lately in my quest to bring you the best of hidden gems, buried treasure and forgotten pirate gold that is Uncommon Sense – if you need a target for your ire, please direct all complaints to my five-week-old son, who will be happy to address your concerns …

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Sep 30 2014

Uncommon Sense – Burnished Hart

Welcome back to Uncommon Sense! I’m excited today to be talking about not just a great uncommon but a great card, a real stand-out among utility creatures – the [card]Burnished Hart[/card]! One of my personal favourite cards from Theros block, and in fact one of my all-time top cards, the poor unfortunate Hart gets nowhere …

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Aug 26 2014

It does what? Vol. II

Today’s card is one that I love playing early and then just letting it chill. If your EDH meta is anything like mine wrath gets played alllllllll of the time. You finally get your board set up and then someone plays wrath and just smiles, knowing they have thrown a wrench into your plans. Few …

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Aug 23 2014

Glaring Spotlight Vol. 5 – Impulse

GLARING SPOTLIGHT is a Magic the Gathering™ column featuring a card that may have gone over-looked during the the building of your EDH Commander deck. Today we discuss [card]Impulse[/card].

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May 31 2014

Multiplayer Madness IV – The Queen of My Dreams

Welcome, everybody, to another journey into the realm of multiplayer Magic!

Today, we’re going to look at a format other than 60-cards Free-for-All. Instead, we’re going to focus on the multiplayer format that’s all the rage at the moment: Commander, formerly known as Elder Dragon Highlander or EDH. The rules of Commander differ a bit …

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Dec 13 2013

Anatomy of Commander Lesson 2 – Mana Ramp

In my opinion ramp has always been a fun strategy in any format; everyone likes to play large, splashy spells. In Commander, however, ramp and be even more fun, not to mention that it is one of the best strategies in the format. Whether or not you’re playing green, racing you opponents to play your …

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Dec 12 2013

Glaring Spotlight Vol 4 – Exotic Orchard

GLARING SPOTLIGHT is a Magic the Gathering™ column featuring a card that may have gone over-looked during the the building of your EDH Commander deck. Today we discuss [card]Exotic Orchard[/card].

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