Demonlord of Ashmouth

Legality

Format Legality
1v1 Commander Legal
Vintage Legal
Modern Legal
Casual Legal
Legacy Legal
Duel Commander Legal
Unformat Legal
Pauper Legal
Commander / EDH Legal

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Set Rarity
Avacyn Restored (AVR) Rare

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Demonlord of Ashmouth

Creature — Demon

Flying

When Demonlord of Ashmouth enters the battlefield, exile it unless you sacrifice another creature.

Undying (When this creature dies, if it had no +1/+1 counters on it, return it to the battlefield under its owner's control with a +1/+1 counter on it.)

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Demonlord of Ashmouth Discussion

wonderboyrox on Rapid Reanimation

1 month ago

Ahzrei I really like the theme of the deck you have here, but right now I see a few issues.

First of all, you have 62 cards in the deck right now.. Assuming you want to be running a 60 card deck, that should be fixed.

Arc Runner is a nice card, but think of this.. If your plan is to hard cast him, and then play Rite of Consumption before end of turn.. this is a combo that'll have to wait until turn 5 at the soonest. Not to mention that he is easily chump blocked once your opponent has the slightest idea of what you're up to (since he doesn't even have trample).


Here is what I would do:

-4 Arc Runner (Too mana intensive to allow for shenanigans)

+4 Hellspark Elemental (Better replacement for Arc Runner imo)

-4 Heart-Piercer Manticore (Too mana intensive. Also, Rite of Consumption would just be a faster alternative here.)

-4 Demigod of Revenge (Not sure he fits the theme like you may think. Official ruling of the card states: "This ability triggers when you cast Demigod of Revenge as a spell. It wont trigger if Demigod of Revenge is put directly onto the battlefield.")

+4 Demonlord of Ashmouth (This is your win con. He also allows you to sac him once at no cost = profit.)

+2 Culling the Weak (This card really speeds things up for you, potentially giving you a T2 Demonlord of Ashmouth.)

-4 Apprentice Necromancer (Soonest he is useful is turn 3, after some thought on this one, I am thinking this:)

+4 Undying Evil (...fits the theme a little better than the Necro, & useful in more situations.)

and finally..

-2 Sneak Attack (With the new lowered mana curve here, I don't see as much need for this card in the deck.)

+2 Grave Pact (Fits the theme better, and also gives more fuel to your Mortician Beetles.)

(You should also look at fixing your mana base. Even without making changes to the deck, you should be more swamp-heavy than mountain-heavy.)

devastated-heart on Why Would I Only Want One Commander?

4 months ago

I usually run White in decks like these, but the two changes I can recommend immediately are -1 Swamp for +1 Urborg, Tomb of Yawgmoth and -1 Demonlord of Ashmouth for +1 Kalitas, Traitor of Ghet. Urborg is just a quality-of-life upgrade and Kalitas acts as a lesser version of Leyline of the Void with Lifelink. And while I see the fun in using Cytoplast Root-Kin , I would replace it with something more like Ridgescale Tusker to guarantee that all of my creatures got a counter as soon as possible. Maybe even -1 Gift of the Deity for +1 Retribution of the Ancients as a form of Removal against cards that might have Indestructible.

If I think of anything else, I'll let you know!

dzapf2008 on Ravenous Demon deck

4 months ago

Awesome deck Creaturesofthewind. I was looking through my cards yesterday and found four Ravenous Demon  Flip that I want to start a deck with. Gather the Townsfolk is a card that I will definitely need to buy. Loyal Cathar  Flip is an interesting card. Helps as a human for Ravenous Demon  Flip and is harder to kill since it transforms. Demonlord of Ashmouth doesn't look like it fits with your deck. I would rather just load up on low cost humans. Your deck has motivated me to work on my own deck idea. Thanks for the jump start!

triproberts12 on The Scorpion God's Legion

5 months ago

I also realized that, counterintuitively, Undying creatures are effectively immortal if you can saddle them with -1/-1 counters reliably. The counters cancel, so it will come back indefinitely. I added Mikaeus, the Unhallowed, Flayer of the Hatebound, Pyreheart Wolf, Demonlord of Ashmouth, Hound of Griselbrand, and Geralf's Messenger to the list!

BlurrySC on Undying Retribution

6 months ago

Look into Plague Belcher instead of Demonlord of Ashmouth. I've messed around with both. Menace is usually pretty similar to flying in that it is hard to block and the fact that Belcher can reset your Geralf's Messenger is a pretty relevant ability (also you can sack the messenger for even more damage). Looking good overall though!

Firebones675 on sheoldred's demonic army

10 months ago

As for cuts, these I think are the weakest cards in the deck:

I think you can do without Terrarion, Grisly Spectacle(i'd replace this with a more efficient kill spell if you have one), Monomania, Brink of Disaster, Demonic Taskmaster, Demonlord of Ashmouth, Knight of Infamy

As for additions:

Sol Ring: assuming you can get your hands on it, every deck should run one.

Entomb/Buried Alive: Put any card from your library into your graveyard to bring back with sheoldred

Codex Shredder/Stinkweed Imp/Golgari Thug/Dakmor Salvage are great for decks that have graveyard shenanigans as you can dump your library over.

Dark Ritual:powers out your commander

Rise of the Dark Realms/Dread Return/Victimize/Beacon of Unrest/Reanimate/Ever After/Living Death/Reanimate/Animate Dead/: more ways to bring back creatures from the graveyard. Don't get me wrong sheoldred is great but costs 7 mana and if he dies you have to spend 9 mana. It's good to have other ways to reanimate even without him. You don't necessarily need to include all of these but i'd pick a lot of them and similar effects

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