Ethereal Haze


Format Legality
Vintage Legal
Duel Commander Legal
Commander / EDH Legal
Legacy Legal
Modern Legal
Tiny Leaders Legal
Pauper Legal

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Set Rarity
Champions of Kamigawa Common

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Ethereal Haze

Instant — Arcane

Prevent all damage that would be dealt by creatures this turn.

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Ethereal Haze Discussion

Caeruleus on Not-so Divine Wind

1 week ago

I understand that you wanted to maintain the "Kamigawa" feel, but I think that Hold the Line and Ethereal Haze are probably not particularly strong in here; same with Terashi's Grasp. Perhaps those cards can be substituted for some removal spells: Swords to Plowshares, Path to Exile and for enchantment and artifact removal, cards like Return to Dust, Aura of Silence, or Abolish so on come to mind. Potentially, you can run Door of Destinies to add to the tribal scaling effects. You should probably run Thalia's Lancers as a tutor for some of your fun legendary dudes, perhaps Recruiter of the Guard as a tutor as well. Also not sure why, Alesha is necessarily better in here Bruse Tarl, Boorish Herder or Tajic, Blade of the Legion or Basandra, Battle Seraph. Though Alesha's reanimation might be helpful to keep pressure up.

Vaan on nova blast

3 weeks ago

I believe that full sets of Myth Realized and Sigil of the Empty Throne on the main board are enough threats, but Angel of Jubilation would be my angel of choice to bring in.

If you're going all in on Fog effects maybe consider extra fogs like Dawn Charm, Ethereal Haze and Luminarch Ascension as another finisher. If you're going all in on enchantments, then Porphyry Nodes, Sphere of Safety and even Starfield of Nyx may have a home on your deck.

There are a LOT of different ways to build this kind of deck so i'm just presenting some options, hope it helps!

IzzetCThulu on Win con as a noble card - Mono-White Noble

1 month ago

ibstudent2200: Thanks for pointing those out! I rarely make fog decks, and only knew a few of the green ones; these will make excellent additions to the deck!

You are right in the idea that I wasn't planning on branching into green, but it could be effective if done well.

Eidolon of Rhetoric is such a powerful card in a stall deck; I couldn't have said it better myself.

I have changed the deck-list to sideboard Shelter and Survive the Night in case they are running some way to stop you from preventing damage (which is unlikely) or they are bad (a little more likely, but don't count on it).

I really like the Investigate mechanic in this deck, simply because you can save it to draw later and if you have enough mana to play Approach of the Second Sun, you can probably pop a few clues and still have mana to fog... But then again, more powerful fogs like Dawn Charm and Ethereal Haze basically end the turn for your opponent, so I guess it kinda is like a draw spell.

I've changed the deck-list to include your suggestions into the main-deck and side-board. Thank you for your comment! I deeply appreciate the constructive advice!

ibstudent2200 on Win con as a noble card - Mono-White Noble

1 month ago

Holy Day, Dawn Charm, and Ethereal Haze are all decent fog effects. There's a bunch more if you branch into green (which would also give you access to better ramp), but I'm not sure you need to bother with that.

Eidolon of Rhetoric as your uncommon is nasty, and gives you a minimum of a 40% winrate against certain decks (with the number being much higher if you're willing to mulligan aggressively).

Survive the Night, Shelter, and Expose Evil are all subpar.

Oloro_Magic on Death and Taxes

1 month ago

Thanks huschli, I will definitely use your deck to playtest against it seems that is a great way to check the viability of my deck. Archangel of Tithes is a cool card and i took out the Ghostly Prison's for it. Ethereal Haze is there for now, I am going to keep looking for a better option. Thanks for the help.

huschli on Death and Taxes

1 month ago

Ghostly Prison and Ethereal Haze can both be replaced by Dawn Charm.. or Archangel of Tithes

here is my deck if you like suggestions or want to playtest against: Schwarze Sonne vs. death & taxes

Jah_Reggaeman on White Token Tsunami 2.0

1 month ago

ok i think i will change Ethereal Haze with Brave the Elements

Livenoevil on White Token Tsunami 2.0

1 month ago

I agree with Karma1452 definitely need to fit 4 Path to Exile in the deck if its within you budget. You need to be able to remove 2/2 or 3/3 blockers or your 1/1's will be suiciding into blocks. As far as I can tell Ethereal Haze is pretty useless in the deck because an opponent with larger creatures will simply leave them on the defense for profitable blocks. Brave the Elements is a much better replacement in this deck. It allows you to make you whole team unblockable for a turn (If enemy is running creatures of same colour). Also it allows you to profitably block when an enemy attacks.

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