If an effect would create one or more tokens under your control, it creates twice that many of those tokens instead.
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Anointed Procession occurrence in decks from the last year
Commander / EDH:
All decks: 0.08%
WB (Orzhov): 0.98%
GW (Selesnya): 1.14%
RBW (Mardu): 0.57%
Anointed Procession Discussion
19 hours ago
I would definitely suggest adding in Mimic Vat. It's incredibly flexible, and you can Populate the token and keep that copy. The tokens from Desolation Twin and Phyrexian Processor can be hilarious with Trostani. Vitu-Ghazi Guildmage can Populate multiple times so I'd try to find a space for it. And Phyrexian Rebirth is a great wrath for this deck.
I agree with the first post regarding Explosive Vegetation. I'd personally run Rampant Growth, but if not I'd recommend swapping it for Circuitous Route since it can also find the guildgate, or Skyshroud Claim since you get those lands untapped and it can find duals (in which case I'd also add in Scattered Groves and Temple Garden if possible).
I'd be remiss if I didn't mention the big token doublers: Anointed Procession, Parallel Lives, Doubling Season, and Rhys the Redeemed. But since this is a deck for someone else who's new to the game I can understand why you might not want to include those. But they're always worth mentioning for anything that churns out tokens.
I hope some of that helps : )
2 days ago
5 days ago
Thanks a lot for your kind words and advice.
We love Anointed Procession but in this deck there are just too few token producers (none of which is our commander) to make it worth our while. A more token-oriented Odric would have a blast with it though. This is also the reason why we'd rather not use Skullclamp. We're not generating enough tokens to just kill off a few in order to draw some cards. Also, three of our token generators cost mana to activate, which makes the whole process of using SC too inefficient (in our book).
Sword of Fire and Ice is great for the card-draw but it happens to be the one sword we do not own. We're not ready atm to invest 80 euros to get one. With all the lifelink in the deck, we think Well of Lost Dreams is worth including but we are going to sideboard it for now. We will probably make an occasional swap with something like Banishing Light or Oblivion Ring when we feel like a little less control wouldn't hurt, and see how it does.
Thanks again for your help!
Mrs. and Mr. NV_1980
5 days ago
Wow! This deck looks like it's a blast to play. Odric's ability looks like such a fun build around. The Primer was expertly done, I can tell there was a lot of work put into it, and it turned out great!
Looking through the list, I wonder if Anointed Procession would have enough incidental value to fit with the token producers in the list, could be a quick way to rebuild after a board wipe.
Either way this deck looks awesome. Great job friends, Cheers!
1 week ago
I'm uncertain if we'll ever see a functional reprint of Doubling Season due to its interactions with Planeswalkers and certain other cards that utilizes counters to perform something powerful, like Magistrate's Scepter.
Since Doubling Season, we've seen many similar effects, toned down; Corpsejack Menace Anointed Procession Parallel Lives. Keeping the almost functional reprint that benefits everyone at the table for last; Primal Vigor, that only doubles +1/+1 counters. I think Primal's printing pretty much shows that Wizards are rightfully scared of the interaction between doubling counters and non +1/+1 counters.
Putting the effect on a creature at higher cost makes it harder to naturally cast and since it's a creature, more colors can better interact with it. However as it is a creature, it's also a lot easier to Reanimate it and otherwise cheat it out.
I could totally believe it could see print if you turned the doubling of counters into only doubling +1/+1 counters, but I guess that's not exactly all you're interested in making.
I think the activated abilities are appropriately costed. Ant Queen can make tokens at 2 CMC. Putting counters on creatures without tapping is usually a 4 CMC ability, but I think the cost of the creature makes it acceptable to place it at 3 CMC, especially since it's double green.
I do hope WotC eventually prints a Primal Vigor that doesn't benefit my opponents. For most intents and purposes it's a "fixed" Doubling Season but the global range makes it less enticing in certain scenarios. You need to make sure that you can abuse the ability far more than any of your opponents might. It's bad enough that your opponent casts a Desolation Twin, no need to add another huge fatty to their side.
2 weeks ago
This is a pretty solid list, Keyblade!
The other thing you might want is more cheap disruption against your opponents, so you have ways to interact with their shenanigans without setting yourself behind. Cards like Nature's Claim, Swords to Plowshares, and Path to Exile are staples that'll let you cast something on your turn and have a single mana up to respond to someone trying to combo out or kill you. Just be sure to tap your mana appropriately.
With many creature tokens ("going wide", or a lot of creatures), you might also want to "go tall", meaning make them bigger. Cards like Cathars' Crusade and Juniper Order Ranger help boost your creatures as they enter the battlefield.
Lastly, since you're combat oriented, cards like Champion of Lambholt, Craterhoof Behemoth, End-Raze Forerunners, or Pathbreaker Ibex will help you break through or bypass your opponents' defenses for the win.
Hopefully that helps!
2 weeks ago
First of all, welcome to the game! This is a solid looking deck. There are a few cards in here that either, in my opinion, don’t fit, or there are better versions of, or do really cool things but are really “win-more cards.” A win-more card is essentially a card that is awesome! But it’s only awesome when you’re already doing what you want to be doing. In this case, a win more card is Anointed Procession. It does something really cool (makes more tokens) but really only does it when you’re deck is functioning well. If your opponent is playing a Control deck, and just kills all of your early token producers, it’s a sad day. Also, you really want your plays on Turn 4+ to either immediately affect the board, or present a real threat. I feel that Second Harvest fits this definition as well. If you have a decent board- it’s amazing! But in every other case it’s meh.
Druid's Deliverance doesn’t really fit in this deck. It’s really reserved for “Turbo-Fog” decks who utilize similar effects to stall the game while building up to something stupid like Part the Waterveil or Villainous Wealth. I would recommend some removal spells like Path to Exile for super cheap removal, or Cast Out for more versatile removal, hitting planeswalkers and stuff.
March of the Multitudes seems like it would love a spot here.
Hope I helped!
2 weeks ago
I would add more pillow-fort stile enchantments like Ghostly Prison, Norn's Annex, Lightmine Field, Karmic Justice, Sphere of Safety and Crawlspace. In the creatures compartment i would suggest adding Master of Cruelties. For a less competitive build (but actually fun to play) i play in my deck the "curses" like Curse of Opulence. Anointed Procession is a must in this deck since it allows you to get two assasins instead of one when you are not the monarch. It really depends on what you are aiming for but in my opinion the deck doesn't have enough pillow-fort cards to play the political game.