Gideon, Champion of Justice


Format Legality
Modern Legal
Legacy Legal
Vintage Legal
Commander / EDH Legal
Duel Commander Legal

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Set Rarity
Gatecrash Mythic Rare

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Gideon, Champion of Justice

Planeswalker — Gideon

+1: Put a loyalty counter on Gideon, Champion of Justice for each creature target opponent controls.

0: Until end of turn, Gideon becomes an indestructible Human Soldier creature with power and toughness each equal to the number of loyalty counters on him. He's still a planeswalker. Prevent all damage that would be dealt to him this turn.

-15: Exile all other permanents.

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Gideon, Champion of Justice Discussion

KIngWiggins on W: Updated List, H: Inside

3 days ago

I know I posted semi-recently, but I have a new list and want to start some more trades now that I am active again.

I am looking to get cards for a Progenitus Superfriends Deck. I have a bunch of random stuff to offer and am more interested in some cards listed below than others (i.e. I will prioritize Atraxa, certain walkers, and certain lands). I know in some cases it will be hard to make trades but it is worth a shot.

Cards wanted for Superfriends:
Ajani Unyielding
Arlinn Kord  Flip
Ashiok, Nightmare Weaver
Chandra, Flamecaller (SDCC Version)
Garruk Wildspeaker
Gideon, Champion of Justice
Elspeth, Knight-Errant
Elspeth, Sun's Champion
Jace, Architect of Thought
Jace, Unraveler of Secrets (SDCC Version preferred, would accept either)
Kaya, Ghost Assassin
Nicol Bolas, Planeswalker
Nissa, Vital Force
Nissa, Voice of Zendikar (SDCC version)
Ob Nixilis Reignited
Ral Zarek
Sarkhan Unbroken
Sorin, Grim Nemesis
Vraska the Unseen
Venser, the Sojourner

Atraxa, Praetors' Voice
Deepglow Skate

The Chain Veil
Oath of Ajani
Deploy the Gatewatch
Merciless Eviction
End Hostilitiesfoil icon

1 of Each Amonkhet full art foil
Scalding Tarn
Misty Rainforest
Arid Mesa
Verdant Catacombs
Flooded Strand
Overgrown Tomb
Blood Crypt

Cards of Note:
2x Lion's Eye Diamond
Force of Will
Dryad Arbor
Elvish Piper
Bloodbraid Elffoil icon Signed
Loxodon Warhammer Russian
Serum Visions (Other version, not sure how to code)
Kitchen Finks
Sarkhan the Mad
Nissa Revane
Noxious Gearhulkfoil icon date stamped
Fauna Shaman
Scion of the Ur-Dragon
Other stuff, some unlisted

demouse on Superfriends NEVER yield

1 week ago

Personally I would cut the black cards from this deck and just go Green/White. Path to Exile Needs to be in the main so that you can deal with early aggression and you should also be running Wrath of God effects since you have no creatures of your own. If you are determined to keep black then Maelstrom Pulse and Abrupt Decay Are where you should be looking.

Gideon of the Trials and Gideon, Champion of Justice make a neat combo especially since Doubling Season Affects the first ability of Champion of Justice.

tschiller on Gideon, the overpowered Planeswalker

1 week ago

@landofMordor Though about them too, especially about Oath of Gideon, but committed to tokens with evasion on the 3 mana slot.

@rcrimmins As I stated somewhere in the first comments, I'll stick with Gideon, Champion of Justice because of his +1 ability. Protect the emblem, that's the main target. For generating tokens I got Elspeth, Sun's Champion and Sorin, Lord of Innistrad in there, which both are the better generators than Gideon, Ally of Zendikar. Also the body you get with the 0 ability after 1 or 2 turns using Gideon, Champion of Justice +1 ability is way better than Gideon, Ally of Zendikars imo.

MagicalHacker on MagicalHacker - List of All Board Wipe Cards

2 weeks ago

AEtherize is not on the list, because it only targets one player's creatures. Bonfire of the Damned fits here too.

Engulf the Shore is good sometimes, but the fact that you need other cards in play to hit the scariest creatures makes it seems too slow to be good.

Dusk, Elspeth, Sun's Champion, and other cards like that seem great as board wipes!

I don't put planeswalkers on my lists based on ultimates, because those are a goal all on their own, so Gideon, Champion of Justice won't cut it for this list.

Agreed, the whole point of board wipes is to destroy lots of things, even with hexproof. So Hex is not good enough.

As always, thanks for the help!

Guyonfire on Gideon, the overpowered Planeswalker

2 weeks ago

Instead of Thoughtseize you could consider Inquisition of Kozilek.

I'm still curious about the Gideon, Champion of Justice pick. Is it just because his + ability can be for more? If you're just going to sit on a Gideon wouldn't a more powerful Gideon be better? Maybe Gideon Jura?

Iron_Cube on MagicalHacker - List of All Board Wipe Cards

2 weeks ago

AEtherize, Engulf the Shore... ? What about number specific cards ? Dusk/Dawn,
Elspeth, Sun's Champion -3 ? Gideon, Champion of Justice ridiculous -15...
I'm not really sure so I'm suggesting different things... The list seems almost complete I think.

Guyonfire on Gideon, the overpowered Planeswalker

2 weeks ago

Wouldn't Gideon, Ally of Zendikar be closer to what you're looking for in this token deck? Instead of Gideon, Champion of Justice?

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