In this article, we discover how to combat commanders, which sometimes pop up in Commander. From exiling to sacrificing to countering them, just because you can't tuck them doesn't mean they're invincible.
The past week has been an extremely exciting one for Magic: The Gathering. Dragons of Tarkir spoilers have taken off in full force, revealing a new cycle of Elder Dragons, new versions of the Khans of Tarkir khans including a planeswalker Narset, a new version of Sarkhan, and much more. In addition, the Magic panel at PAX East unveiled a number of exciting things about both Dragons of Tarkir and the next three sets of Magic.
Welcome to the fifth Word of Command! A new set means a new look at cards from a Commander's perspective! Though a small set, Fate Reforged was quite generous for us with ten new legendary creatures. A new set also means a new ban list update, so we'll go through the news from Commander in general and the forum in particular, then start discussing the cards.
In this article, guest writer Josh Schneider analyzes two classic draw-threes to see which one comes out on top in the Modern format. Is suspend more powerful than delve for drawing three cards? Read and find out!
The second week of Fate Reforged spoilers draws to a close, leaving us with the complete spoiler. With it, we see completions of cycles from the first week, including the hybrid-activated mythic rares, the khans, and the Dragons.
Welcome to the fourth Word of Command! I hope everyone had an excellent holiday break; mine was especially busy! Jumping right in, after our usual news section this article will focus on lesser known or less popular methods to generate continual advantage during a game. Hopefully you'll be inspired to try out some new ideas in a deck this year!
Fate Reforged Rumor Season is in full swing, and it's time for the first spoiler digest. The first week has brought us many exciting cards, including eight of the ten Mythics, several sneak peeks at cycles, and some wacky new mechanics.