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  • EDH Narset Deck
    Today we are going to take a look at the various Narset lists that can be run in EDH.  Narset has been a pet deck of mine for a while, and after playing it for quite some time I’ve found a whole bunch of really fun strategies that can be ...
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  • Card of the Month: Xira Arien
    The card we’ve picked for September’s Card of the Month is Xira Arien Xira Arien is one of the most fashionable cards in all of magic, she has an assortment of different apparel that causes even royalty to become green with envy. ...
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  • EDH: The Pros and Cons of Playing a Mono-Color Commander
    Choosing a commander for the EDH format can be as simple as making a sandwich, or as complex as quantum physics. Depending on the person, picking what commander to forge a deck around can take from a couple of minutes to an entire day. Some people ...
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  • The Praetors of New Phyrexia
    The Praetors of New Phyrexia have to be one of my favorite groups of creatures in Magic the Gathering. Their creepy yet sleek designs match New Phyrexia perfectly as a whole. Most of the Praetors come with powerful abilities that can turn the tide ...
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  • Let’s Discuss EDH: Adapting Your Deck For Your Playgroup
    Something often discussed in EDH is the notion of playing competitively VS casually. While that does play a roll into adapting your deck for a play group, we are not going to extensively discuss that idea in this article, if you want to read more ...
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  • The Top 5 ‘Hottest’ Women In Magic
    Throughout the history of Magic the Gathering, there have been multiple creatures that use fire as a means to defeat and destroy opponents. From flaming magic to bodies made out of pure fire, many characters in Magic have powerful fire-based ...
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  • Sylvan Stories: Merfolk
    There is another world nestled beneath the crashing waves of the sea, which is much like our own. It exists beyond the reaches of the ocean’s deepest trenches, concealed by powerful currents and dangerous riptides. This world is the home of ...
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  • Top 10 EDH Cards: Hour of Devastation
    The recent release of Hour of Devastation is changing formats across the board. One of my favorite formats to consider when a new set comes out is Commander. In this article I will be going over the top ten cards in Hour of Devastation that I think ...
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