By Force

By Force

Sorcery

Destroy X target artifacts.

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Amonkhet (AKH) Uncommon

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Legality

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

By Force occurrence in decks from the last year

Commander / EDH:

All decks: 0.02%

Red: 0.21%

By Force Discussion

Suns_Champion on Torbran, TIME TO BURN EVERYTHING!!

5 days ago

Hey man, this is a really tight list! My suggestions are going to seem half-hearted, because there isn't a lot I would change here. All the key pieces I was looking for are already here. Well done.

I really like Torbran as a pressure and efficient boardwipe commander, so I'm glad to see both of those elements here.

Here's some cards to consider:

Immolation Shaman is another pressure card you're missing.

Satyr Firedancer is some cool tech with direct burn spells, plus the +2 damage from Torbran stacks!

Flamebreak , Slagstorm , Steam Blast are all good sweeper options to consider.

Shadowspear from the upcoming set might be awesome in here. You can target stuff and they lose indestructible. Huge.

Drakuseth, Maw of Flames is a great finisher, with Torbran he's actually dealing 9, 6, 5, and 5.

Let's talk about card advantage. If you add ANY of the cards I suggest, please let it be these.

Cavalier of Flame is a good self wheel/later damage, as well as Khorvath's Fury . Reforge the Soul is just a solid wheel and budget Wheel of Fortune. These plus the wheels/looting you already have go great with Glint-Horn Buccaneer , who's also solid on his own. Humble Defector is my second favorite magic card, and is a great political card or just combos with Homeward Path , which you already have. Tome of Legends has been finding it's way into most of my decks with low cost commanders, if you attack with Torbran you should consider it. Ignite the Future is basically Red's harmonize, and I suggest it for any red deck without blue. And since you're in one color, Endless Atlas is a solid draw engine. Finally, Light Up the Stage is an okayish little draw spell you might consider.

Here's some cards I'm not convinced by and you might consider cutting for my other suggestions.

Chandra, Awakened Inferno Emblems don't have a color, so Torbran doesn't affect then. Yeah she can wipe the board, but you can more easily do that for 1 mana instead of 6.

Electrodominance under-preformed in Neheb.

Volcanic Offering

Risk Factor / Browbeat can go for some of the better, reliable draw options.

Sundering Stroke I think is too expensive for what it does. It's hard to get 7 red without Neheb out.

By Force unless you really have to deal with artifacts every game. Add draw to get to the other removal you have faster.

Price of Glory under-preformed in Neheb, people just hold up mana rocks.

Urabrask the Hidden Haste at 5cmc is way too late. Replace with Cavalier if you really think you need it, or anything else.

Thran Dynamo this deck is hungry for red mana. I'd suggest finding a mana rock that gives red. Arcane signet maybe?

Magebane Armor is cool, but most of your sweepers don't kill your important creatures.

That's all I got for cuts, again. tight list man. Love it.

Yotian_Soldier on 75% Tajic - Boros Soldier Tribal

3 weeks ago

27 Dec 2019 Updates:

Catapult Master > Knight-Captain of Eos : Additional synergy and also creature removal as well

Mutavault > Kor Haven : Being a changeling man-land benefits from a ton of our soldier synergies

Soltari Champion > Chromatic Lantern : Another pseduo anthem when attacking helps with our aggro strategy; a 2 color deck does not need the lantern for mana fixing and our deck is basically mono-white

Consul's Lieutenant > By Force : again an excellent early game for aggro; late game having first strike with a bunch of anthems in the field is good also

Talisman of Conviction > Arcane Signet : same reason for removing Chromantic Lantern; the signet will be use to a 3-color deck that I am brewing.

Smuggler's Copter > Intrepid Hero : to ensure smooth card draw; also with the inclusion of Catapult Master the hero becomes redundant

Hall of Heliod's Generosity > Mountain : Utility land for re-using our enchantments

Hav0cD3m0n on Love and Hate

4 weeks ago

Cards I would change for others that just seems better IMO.

Hypersonic Dragon (You should replace it by Vedalken Orrery or Leyline of Anticipation ... or even both)

Act of Treason (Put Insurrection instead, cost a lot, but can win you a game)

By Force ( Vandalblast is way better imo)

Reckless Air Strike (again, put something like Shattering Spree )

Courier's Capsule ( Witching Well )

Turn Aside (I understand it only cost one.. but something like Arcane Denial can counter anything and make you draw, which is excellent with any Niv)

Oppressive Will (Again, Mystic Confluence or Dream Fracture is insane)

Cards you can just cut out for others I have proposed

Adaptive Automaton

Loch Dragon

Quicksilver Dragon

Tandem Lookout

Engulfing Eruption

Reminisce (you already have Elixir of Immortality , and with Laboratory Maniac , I don't think you really need a second one)

Trepanation Blade

Pyromancer's Goggles but it's up to you honestly.. just have no good experience with this card personally

Panharmonicon (not sure why you play it tho..)

Izzet Keyrune

If you want to, you can drop the "dragon" part of the deck.. it's original, funny, but I think you don't need that to win.. So cards like Crucible of Fire , Dragon Tempest , Dragon's Hoard , can be replace.

crowned on [cEDH] Krenko Combo [[Primer]]

1 month ago

Cool Thread! I came back to my own Krenko brew and was immediately hit by the comment of TheGeneralAdvisor - great advice, man!

If you play Combo and your Commander is part of the combo, it is mandatory to ramp your commander out a turn or two earlier. The before mentioned rituals and lands are a great place to start. Depending on a player's budget, a turn 2 or 3 Krenko should be number one goal. This reduces the amount of interaction your opponents will have since they either tapped out to ramp or don't have all their land colors yet.

Brightstone Ritual and Battle Hymn are very synergistic cards in this deck, but especially the latter won't be useful in early game, unless you had a very specific course of turns. You simply don't have the early game tokens/creatures to cast your commander a turn earlier and therefore a classic Ritual/Petal might do the job a bit more reliably. A higher Artifact count will also help towards Welder and Engineer!

Card Draw: Paired with your extra turn spells, you can do some prepairment in the form of Commune with Lava or Slate of Ancestry . They synergize well with Mana Echoes and might give you the confidence to built up your game-finishing combo a turn earlier. Thrill of Possibility to discard Anger in your opponents end step. So these are my suggestions.

Your removal package is also quite lacking. Depens on your meta, but Abrade , By Force can really help you out against stax and give you some interaction against non-blue spells - in case you need it.

X cost spells also have the neat synergy of working well with your leftover ritual/echoes mana.

BioProfDude on Death by Robots (Mardu Gearhulk Reanimator)

1 month ago

Oh, it's also worth noting that Release the Gremlins and By Force are interesting cards that might be good for the sideboard, in case you're looking for the flexibility to destroy artifacts. Disenchant might also be good for that. (thinking of the flexibility of Bedevil without the double black in the casting cost)

Unlicensed Disintegration might also be a good addition, given that you have artifacts in this deck!

xaarvaxus on Vampiric swarm

1 month ago

Rakish Heir , Vampire Nighthawk , Indulgent Aristocrat , Sanctum Seeker and Stromkirk Noble are all budget cards that would slot well into this deck. If you're willing to spend a bit more, Gifted Aetherborn , Drana, Liberator of Malakir and Knight of the Ebon Legion would be good additions. I'd also move Olivia, Mobilized for War into the main in place of Vampire Warlord or Markov Patrician

Not really sure what purpose Bubbling Cauldron serves here. Clear a Path seems a strange choice to me as well. Terminate would provide a much broader scope of removal for just more and be instant speed too.

Like the inclusion of By Force but Demolish seems a bit slow for an aggro deck.

GhostChieftain on Goblin Stampede

2 months ago

Why no Pyroblast or Red Elemental Blast ? They let you force your commander through as well as an answer to the afformentioned Flash shenanigans.

Barbarian Ring can help you stop a lot of combos, even through a Silence or a Grand Abolisher

Dire Fleet Daredevil while not a goblin, could allow you to win from your opponent's yard by playing non red things. I'm not super sold on this, but it is an idea.

By Force could be considered depending on meta.

Gemstone Caverns could also be a nice bit of ramp. All but 1 of your lands produce red mana as it is, so adding another that can either just be colorless or potentially ramp and give red I think is worth it. Plus you have moons to turn it red again later anyway.

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