Zendikar Commanders Rising: Moraug, Fury of Akoum
Here is a list of the brutal mythic legendary minotaur warrior from Zendikar Rising. is a solid 6/6 for six mana with an extra combat Landfall ability and additional power for every time a creature you control has attacked. The potency of Landfall abilities has been discussed heavily as playing a land is a special action that doesn’t use the stack making it near impossible to interact with....
The Legends of Zendikar Rising: Set Review Part 2
If you missed the first part of this series that focused on the Mono-Coloured Commanders, take a look right here! Today we continue to evaluate the new Legendary Creatures of Zendikar Rising! We’ve gone through the Mono-Coloured Commanders with some rather mixed results, but perhaps the multicoloured will fare a little better. To help you get started on your next Commander deck, I’m going to...
Living the Dream | MTGO Live the Dream Cube | Wizard's Tower
You can't give me a first pick and expect me not to take it, it's just not going to happen. People keep telling me that I should "build better manabases" and "make better choices". Well, they'll have to pry the 5 colour decks from my cold, dead hands. Time to find out just how good really is!
Legends of Zendikar Rising: Set Review Part 1
Zendikar Rising is almost upon us, and with new sets come new brews! Today, I'm going over the legendary creatures from Zendikar Rising, and perhaps help you with building your next Commander deck. In these next few articles, you'll learn where to go with building them and their overall power level. There will also be a rating as to how much someone can expect to see this card in the format. The...
Daily Dose of Zendikar Rising #13 – Guide to Combat Tricks and Removal Cards by Colour
Welcome all to the Daily Dose of Zendikar Rising. It’s my favourite time of preview season when I start writing this guide to help you for Prerelease and Limited. It’s time for the Guide to Combat Tricks and Removal Cards by Colour for Zendikar Rising. Anytime you are playing a new set, the biggest hurdle is knowing what to expect from your opponent. This guide is here to help you figure out...
Commander's Brew Episode 262 - Grixis Noncombat Damage
Hot take: Creatures were meant to do damage! If you look at recently printed cards, specifically creatures that have some sort of triggered effect whenever they do damage, the templating has been very specific to mention "combat damage". But if you go back far enough, they weren't designing cards while thinking of all the different ways you could get a creature to do damage outside of combat....
Daily Dose of Zendikar Rising #12 – Top Uncommons for Prerelease and Limited
Welcome all to the Daily Dose of Zendikar Rising. Today I will be continuing Prerelease week with a look at the most important power cards for Limited: the uncommons. With most of the Modal DFCs being uncommons, they play an even more important role in deck crafting. I find the overall uncommon power level of Zendikar Rising to be quite high, which is why you will see a lot of playable cards...
Daily Dose of Zendikar Rising #11 – Top Commons for Prerelease and Limited
Welcome all to the Daily Dose of Zendikar Rising. This week I’ll be posting some articles to help you prepare for Zendikar Rising Prerelease, whether it be at the store or at home. Today I’m going to be focusing on the cards you see the most in your booster packs, commons. Zendikar Rising looks to be a slower format, which means that commons with higher casting costs could start to see some...