Bonfire of the Damned

Legality

Format Legality
Tiny Leaders Legal
1v1 Commander Legal
Magic Duels Legal
Canadian Highlander Legal
Vintage Legal
Modern Legal
Leviathan Legal
Legacy Legal
Duel Commander Legal
Unformat Legal
Casual Legal
Commander / EDH Legal

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Set Rarity
Modern Masters 2017 Edition (MM3) Mythic Rare
Avacyn Restored (AVR) Mythic Rare

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Bonfire of the Damned

Sorcery

Bonfire of the Damned deals X damage to target player and each creature he or she controls.

Miracle (You may cast this card for its miracle cost when you draw it if it's the first card you drew this turn.)

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Bonfire of the Damned Discussion

andriygoblin on Sing the Fire and Speak the Sun

11 hours ago

@Ocelot44 thanks for the feedback. I added Wheel of Fortune and Reforge the Soul to the deck by taking out Soul-Scar Mage and Comet Storm. If you think I should have taken out something different instead, please let me know but I think these were the most logical choices to me. I think by putting in these two draw sources I would pass for the lands which give big advantage to the other players too for now. I had Bonfire of the Damned and didn't like the interaction with the deck. Past in Flames is great but it's useful only for one card since it requires a lot of mana to be played efficiently. If you know any win interactions with it please let me know. Don't forget to leave upvote if you like it and thanks for suggestions again.

Ocelot44 on Sing the Fire and Speak the Sun

1 day ago

It looks to me like you need more draw sources! If you can’t afford a Wheel of Fortune, I really enjoy Reforge the Soul, Magus of the Wheel, Geier Reach Sanitarium, and Mikokoro, Center of the Sea

Past in Flames and Bonfire of the Damned could both go really well in here

DespairFaction on Budget Aurelia

2 days ago

Hey the deck looks pretty solid. Ramp count and land count both look good. Creature vs spell count also looks good. Theres a few small changes I would make. I'm not a big fan of Winds of Change since it actually loses you a card. I'm not saying its necessarily the best, but it certainly has a lot of abilities is Chandra, Flamecaller since you don't lose the card when you wheel. But if the main goal is card draw, I am going to be exploring Treasure Map  Flip, and Sunset Pyramid as options in some of my decks. Have you had a chance to test Bonfire of the Damned? The ability is certainly useful, but I tend to prefer Blasphemous Act. Boros Locket may be another option to explore, and will be really good if you have sun titan out. Keep an eye on Gilded Lotus, it tends to be a little clunky sometimes but it also depends on the speed of your meta. If its a bit slower it will be better, but if you find it too slow take a look at Dowsing Dagger  Flip or the locket.

leven110 on Niv-Mizzet Loves his Spells

2 weeks ago

Cool Deck, still raw but like the idea Got a few Suggestion;

U need lots and lots of mana for this deck,

Brass's Bounty: is a lot of fun with thousand years storm, else you can copied it and have tons of mana next turn.

Search for Azcanta  Flip will help you filter lost of stuff

Mizzix of the Izmagnus might help a bit

Fire Diamond and Sky Diamond might wanna change it up to Ruby Medallion and Sapphire Medallion extra value in a long run for spells

Chromatic Lantern will help to cast niv

How are you gonna deal with enchantment or artifact;

e.g. you have lots of 2 cmc if an opponent play Chalice of the Void, your entire plan might go down hill. or Thorn of Amethyst, and etc. that have a lot of inst or sorc hate.

What about token decks or creature flooding deck?

aoe dmg spells might be good or return all permanents Cyclonic Rift, Blasphemous Act, Bonfire of the Damned

Extra win con:

Grapeshot might be fun i guess with thousand years

Firemind's Research stack up on those counters my dude

Extra tutor:

Gamble a neat card 1 red cmc

Extra turn jank maybe

Temporal Mastery, Karn's Temporal Sundering ect. combo with thousand years storm might be op, who knows

Deck cycle maybe? end game stuff;

Kozilek, Butcher of Truth or Elixir of Immortality

RoarMaster on Melek

2 weeks ago

Heyo

R/U always has issues with enchantments, thats just a handicap that those colors have, and you dont have much in the way of answers honestly. Aside from Chaos Warp, you are basically relying on blues ability to counterspell/bounce for these things. Yes its rough, but hey, you wanted a challenge, right? ;)

There are ways to dissuade people from attacking you, although if you are wanting to stick to inst/sorc, its pretty limited. Illusionist's Gambit, Disrupt Decorum, and weird stuffs like that can offer temporary protection while being instants. Otherwise, you are looking at adding more artifacts and enchantments that will protect and dissuade attacks. Collective Restraint is a shitty propaganda here, Meekstone can slow things down but doesnt solve token threats well, and Dissipation Field taxes pretty good but can allow your opponents to re-use ETB creatures n stuff. Bonfire of the Damned could be added to your burn list, since it shouldnt be hard to get it on the top of your deck when you need it. Volcanic Vision is also a good add.

Metallurgic Summonings, Goblinslide, and the pyromancer are decent chump blocker engines. Summonings is an alt wincon even :D

As far as ramping goes, there is a lot of static ramp effects for inst/sorc. You have quite a few in your SB already, and Id suggest adding a few if you are intending on doing a lot of spellcasting each turn. I would not suggest arcane melee however, its symmetrical effect can be rough I have found.

If you are wanting to keep all of that artifact ramp in there though, I would suggest switching some around for draw effects, such as Commander's Sphere, Mind Stone, ect, as they can be very useful drawing past non-inst/sorc when needed.

Its hard to get any decent lifegain in these colors and without much in the way of creatures. I mean, Basilisk Collar is probably your best bet...? haha

More copies are are good, and Cast Through Time and Swarm Intelligence do it for free.

Random secret tech, Bosium Strip.

Final advice, run more topdeck manipulation. If you want to be all tricksy, run a bunch of the instant ones to make some super convoluted stacks with Melek out. It can get pretty nutso.

Impulse, Spy Network, Trickery Charm, and Telling Time are probably the go-to cards for that. Otherwise theres a bunch of sorcery ones, must haves being Ponder, Preordain, and the MVP Mystic Speculation. Portent and Index also pull their weight here. But if you want to be more proactive with your topdeck manipulation, theres stuff like Discombobulate, Condescend, and Fated Conflagration.

Liam77 on Gisela beat-down fun

3 months ago

Hey Kalink27 I see this has been around for a while but I hope this still helps. I'm not sure how your playgroup is but I'd defiantly recommend more lands and ramp. Also potentially draw.

I like Bonfire of the Damned Banefire Comet Storm and id encourage more like that as they are effective and crazy with Gisela, Blade of Goldnight

For combat tricks Id recommend Sunforger you can pull Double Cleave Arcbond to get messy or Angelsong Path to Exile to be defensive.

Also there is nothing wrong with doubling double effects =) Inquisitor's Flail on Malignus? or on Gisela, Blade of Goldnight if you can buff +1 is a knock out.

Oh also Heartless Hidetsugu pretty nuts with Gisela, Blade of Goldnight

Also definatly need Boros Charm even if you just replace Double Cleave

Personally Chandra, Bold Pyromancer beats Chandra Nalaar but Id have both and maybe drop something else.

Not convinced about Mindcrank seems to me like your giving any graveyard manipulation heaps of value and unless your meta has lots of lifegain I cant see you milling someone.

Looks like fun though!!!

Would be awesome if you could give my deck some thoughts!

Angels with Flamethrowers

RedmundR2 on R/G Land Destruction

4 months ago

I appreciate you trying to stay budget, so some of my suggestions are probably not going to be exactly what you're looking for budget wise, but should probably be considered in the future for your deck.

Mwonvuli Acid-Moss Chandra, Torch of Defiance Blood Moon Stormbreath Dragon Bonfire of the Damned Molten Rain

Sideboard: Ancient Grudge

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