Angelic Overseer


Format Legality
Pre-release 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
Duel Commander 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


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

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Angelic Overseer Discussion

CWSchub on There's Strength In Numbers!!!

1 day ago

Hey there!

Remember to try to have exactly 60 cards. I see this is a tribal deck made of humans. Try to find a specific objective to attain (such as creating as many tokens as possible and then swinging for tons of damage), or a specific card that you can build around + have alternative winning conditions. Remember tribal decks are vulnerable to board wipes such as Wrath of God. I don't really want to tell you what to do because part of the fun is discovering for yourself what might be better for your deck and establishing your own unique way of winning. Find other decks that work similar to this one (with high scores) and see what adjustments you can make.

Firstly, you have too many creatures. White excels in control and late-game. Oblivion Ring Path to Exile are just two of many great examples that will help you establish control. You also need to prevent boardwipes Selfless Spirit or Make a Stand should help out. Secondly, focus your strategy. You're putting lifegain win-conditions in a non lifegain deck. If you want to gain some life, play something related to your deck Heron's Grace Champion although green would help. If you want protection Sigarda, Heron's Grace. If you want trample Overwhelming Stampede or flying Angelic Overseer

This time you've inspired me, I'll create a new Human's deck. I'll keep you posted

KINGofORESKOS on Steroid Use Is Legal in Magic

1 week ago

That name though, +1. I know she isnt buff, but since you have so many humans, Angelic Overseer might be a nice addition. Five mana for a 5/3 with flying, hexproof, and indestructible is incredible value. Herald of War is another nice angel addition, but I would only add it if you also add Angelic Overseer. Riders of Gavony is another nice human tribal card, but he/she has some muscles. Riders works best when facing other tribal decks, so maybe toss that into the sideboard instead of the main deck. However, it can offer protection against a win condition. Hilarious theme!

JoeBob21 on Avacyn's Legions

2 weeks ago

Maybe get rid of Angelic Overseer? I don't think you have enough humans to justify it. Also Angelic Wall really isn't that good. Board wipes: Fumigate is a pretty good destroy all card and Wrath of God is a staple for mono-white. Ramp: Oreskos Explorer and Herald's Horn. Reanimation: Emeria Shepherd and Reya Dawnbringer. Everything Else: Angel of Serenity, Leyline of Sanctity and Thalia's Lancers All in all +1 for the deck, great job building it!

solarbeam on Justice Be Done, Though The Heavens Fall (Humans)

1 month ago

You definitely need removal and some more card advantage in this deck. I would recommend a couple Path to Exiles and Fatal Pushes. Thraben Inspector is just a great 1-drop, Fiend Hunter perma-exiles with your blink effects, Pain Seer and Glint-Sleeve Siphoner are 'great' budget alternatives to Dark Confidant. Kitesail Freebooter has been an all-star in human decks. I wouldn't advise against something like Arguel's Blood Fast  Flip or Phyrexian Arena for card advantage as well. Anthems like Always Watching or Radiant Destiny are always good.

As for your top end, I would splash green for Sigarda, Heron's Grace, run Angel of Invention, Ravenous Demon  Flip, Angelic Overseer, and Restoration Angel are all great.

Replace the Hooded Assassin with the Fiend Hunter, and Mardu Shadowspear with Bloodsoaked Champion

For your sideboard, Rest in Peace and Stony Silence. Collective Brutality is fantastic against control with its discard effect, and is one of the best hosers against burn and aggro. Cards like Fragmentize are always a safe choice. Arashin Cleric is a favorite of mine for faster match ups. Liliana's Defeat and Gideon's Defeat are great against those colors. Duress is also great against control and combo decks. You may need something like Eerie Interlude to protect yourself against wraths.

DespairFaction on Angels Swinging For The Fences

2 months ago

Staying on theme for angels and humans, Magus of the Wheel is a human that draws cards. Ive been adopting it into my decks. Also, Angelic Overseer fits the angels humans theme, and is pretty does compete with your commander CMC slot though.

ZendikariWol on Whitest dudes alive

2 months ago

Well both of the Odrics would be neat in this (Odric, Master Tactician and Odric, Lunarch Marshal). Angelic Overseer would also be pretty terrifying. Also, you don't have any actual human lords in there... Crovax, Ascendant Hero would be pretty great, as would Knight of Glory. Also might I suggest you move it to commander? You could use Crovax, Ascendant Hero or Sigarda, Heron's Grace and you would get access to maybe Kindred Summons, Kindred Boon, and Heirloom Blade.

Mike94 on Odric, Lunarch Bastard

3 months ago

Great commander choice my friend!+1 I to have an Odric, Lunarch Marshal build. He also was my very first commander deck, I can confirm that he rocks! I have found that Odric's ability makes him superior during combat and you should try to utilize this as much as possible.

I gotta say that it can pretty hard to keep your creatures on board since Odric can become scary when you start dropping value on the board. People tend to just remove him before your can equip or utilize keywords during combat so hexproof and indistructable are your must haves before you start swinging. A "protection" sub theme can also help you out to keep your creatures around.

In my opinion these are must haves if you're playing Odric:

I also think that you could use some raw power for the late game like Akroma, Angel of Wrath.

If you are looking for inspiration, my version is on my page.

ThallionDarkshine on Samut Human Tribal

3 months ago

Metallic Mimic feels kind of weak in a deck with actual strong tribal tools like humans. In addition, Angelic Overseer feels kind of low impact for 5 mana. While it offers a bit of protection against board wipes, Selfless Spirit and Dauntless Escort are much better options.

Mayor of Avabruck  Flip is a great human anthem that can flip into a repeatable token producer, while Devout Chaplain is a piece of repeatable artifact/enchantment removal. Hanweir Militia Captain  Flip is a great token producer that doubles as a strong beater.

Finally, there are some great mana dorks that work very nicely with Samut's untapping ability. Somberwald Sage and Shaman of Forgotten Ways both generate multiple mana, and the shaman's second ability can't be overlooked as a way to close out games. Krosan Restorer also generates lots of mana when you have threshold. Avacyn's Pilgrim, Zhur-Taa Druid, and Steward of Valeron are some other decent mana dorks in your colors.

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