Trash for Treasure: Updating the new “Built From Scratch” Pre-Con for Competitive Commander Play.
My last article was about budget red decks and how you can be competitive without spending a lot by playing red. This article is going to basically do the exact opposite of that. We are going to spend a bunch of money to remove the bad cards from “Built From Scratch” and replace them with more expensive, better cards. Our aim is to make the deck more competitive and hopefully more fun. When I...
The Spirit Of EDH by Pierre Dupont
In my many forays across the untamed wilds of the Internet commenting and reading about EDH, the most striking divide so far has been the split between casual and competitive players. The first side has an almost zealous attachment to "The Spirit of EDH" , but what exactly is this spirit? Let's examine things a bit further on that topic. The Spirit of EDH: One of the most frustrating items being...
One little Merfolk, one big impact.
In all the hubbub around new gods, splashy equipments, variants and new Bestow mechanics, a small Merfolk has been swimming under the sonar. Not the biggest of bodies or the most threatening in combat, may soon find itself in a variety of EDH decks for its disruptive and enabling capacities. Before we delve into the potential, let’s look at the actual:
New Legends? New EDH Fun!
What a great way to kick off the EDH articles on this great site than with decks featuring the two newest legends. Competitive vs. Casual Being from Ottawa, I’ve grown accustomed to a very cutthroat EDH environment, but there’s also a large enough casual niche at local stores and colleges that the format can cater to any style of play. But before we get further into that, let’s take a look...