Angelic Overseer

Legality

Format Legality
Tiny Leaders Legal
Noble Legal
Leviathan Legal
Magic Duels Legal
Canadian Highlander Legal
Vintage Legal
Modern Legal
Penny Dreadful Legal
Vanguard Legal
Legacy Legal
Archenemy Legal
Planechase Legal
1v1 Commander Legal
Duel Commander Legal
Oathbreaker Legal
Unformat Legal
Casual Legal
Commander / EDH Legal

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Set Rarity
Innistrad (ISD) Mythic Rare

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Angelic Overseer

Creature — Angel

Flying

As long as you control a Human, Angelic Overseer has hexproof and is indestructible.

Angelic Overseer Discussion

Wolfpig on Acts of Unprovoked Violence

1 month ago

Griselbrand for sure, this guy's money.

Avacyn, Angel of Hope is just a beast.

The Ur-Dragon seems terrifying here.

Shadowborn Apostle could fill in some huge gaps.

Bishop of Wings helps with angels. Angelic Overseer pairs well.

Id say give yourself a lot less removal and stuff to make your big guys untouchable like Lightning Greaves / Whispersilk Cloak / Darksteel Plate since your getting to cast big creatures for free, use your mana to protect them.

Removal can come from other stuff too like Sunblast Angel .

There are all sorts of fun control too like Dash Hopes / Dawn Charm to counter stuff. Once Kalia is un-touchable you should be good to go. Whip of Erebos can bring stuff back to play that gets killed.

Check out EDHREC, if you need more suggestions and can't get them here.

Catpocolypse on Simple Humans

9 months ago

I think that you COULD splash G in exchange for the nonhuman creatures here, those being Angelic Overseer , Dearly Departed and Commander's Authority . In splashing Green, you get access to extremely powerful cards in the form of Tireless Tracker , Harmonize , Dromoka's Command , Hardened Scales , Avacyn's Pilgrim and of course the ever popular, ever relevant Collected Company .

I have a deck similar to this, splashing G to great effect here: Thalia's Horde of Humans.

On the other hand, if you don't want to splash G, Abzan Falconer could be a good finisher.

Sheriff_K on Tribal Tribal

9 months ago

Any reason you're not running Lord of the Unreal or Angelic Overseer for Hexproof?

FlammendesSchwert on Angels of the Rainbow Bridge

9 months ago

Hi Leah and eyes2sky.

I'm from Germany: FlammendesSchwert means "burning blade" (angels have).

I also like Angels, myself playing them in legacy: Exil-Flicker (Legacy).

  1. Admonition Angel + with 4x Ghost Quarter and 4x Flagstones of Trokair you can instantly exile 2 target nonland permanents. I've therefore made a youtube-video for her if you like to watch :) Lobpreis dem Mahnenden Engel - Tribute to Admonition Angel https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XNM_v-mP-54

  2. Angelic Overseer + Xathrid Slyblade

  3. Baneslayer Angel

hoping some day there will be an avacyn angel planeswalker

Vman on Simple Humans

9 months ago

Ill help you out a bit here, tappedout can get a bit confusing. The competative meter isnt an accurate way to find out how good/bad a deck is. Its not to show how competative a deck is.

What does it do? It shows wether cards you put in the deck are the best variant of its type.

For example Cancel will be less competative than Counterspell in modern. Dont feel bad for not having 100% because the meter doesnt understand what the deck is trying to do.

Now working on the deck itself you might want a direction, what do you want to achieve?

A fast deck that drops effecient threats to kill an opponent fast? This archytpe is generally called white weenie, Champion of the Parish and Thraben Inspector are already great cards. If you add 4x Honor of the Pure suddenly these guys get very scary fast!

Or do u want a slower deck with more power?

Angelic Overseer is great if thats the case. Youd want stuff that keeps you alive long untill you have the mana to cast the big stuff and win from there.

Add ur vision of the deck into the description so people could help out :)

Also drop down to 24 lands as of now. 25 is quite overkill. If ever you go the white weenie route 21-22 is fine.

Whats the budget? Theres plents of good kill spells out there better than Rebuke . If you have some savings the best is Path to Exile . If you are low on budget thats fine too! Pacifism is very good at making opponents cards useless.

Yungchicken on B/W Humans Angels

10 months ago

Hello dragonforce60

I was considering flip Gideon for awhile, and I actually did pull one a while back, I may add it in just because of its early game presence. I do agree that a lot of the early game "good stuff" like champion and hand-disruption would be more beneficial. Angelic Overseer looks to be a fantastic late-game option that sticks to the board with all of the smaller humans, good suggestion!

I kept crusaders at 2 because I am a sucker for double strikers, especially with boosts from Always Watching and Thalia's Lieutenant . Again it is my first time making a modern deck and I am researching all the tools that can be used. Great list, thanks for the +1

jconeil1988 on An Angel's Embrace

10 months ago

triproberts12 Lyra, once I can afford her, will be in the deck. Using her as commander is intriguing. I haven't updated the deck yet, but I was thinking of using Radiant, Archangel as commander over Avacyn, Angel of Hope .

dragonforce60 I was actually just looking into Fumigate . I do have a Terminus that I could add as well. I'm just stuck on what to take out for it. [Resolute Archangel] is going to be added to the deck when I get a chance to update it. I think I have Angel of Invention , I think I skipped over the life link part. Do I have enough Humans to make Angelic Overseer work to her full potential? I don't know. Worth looking into, but Aegis Angel would be the better of the two, wouldn't they?

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