Gorgon's Head


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

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Set Rarity
Born of the Gods Uncommon

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Gorgon's Head

Artifact — Equipment

Equipped creature has deathtouch.

Equip 2

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Gorgon's Head Discussion

Spifcore on Ulasht, the Infinite

1 week ago

Yea Basilisk Collar is on my list, I will replace Gorgon's Head with it eventually. I have also been thinking about Warp World. The Great Aurora isn't one I have considered but I will definitely keep that in mind. Thanks for the suggestions flluid!

Jellosea on

3 weeks ago

With the amount of ping damage you have cards like Basilisk Collar or Gorgon's Head would be good additions.

Spifcore on Ulasht, the Infinite

3 weeks ago

Thanks bradtheimpaler13 and bushido_man96!! Nickosis I like Sword of Kaldra but can't rationalize spending 8 mana for cost/equip when Gorgon's Head costs 3 to cost/equip and acts the same way with exile being the only difference between the two. I aim to be able to eliminate threats faster than my opponent can bring them back from the graveyard.

Hair-Strung Koto and Altar of the Brood are both very interesting choices that I had not thought of. I think at this point those cards would throw off the strategies my deck is going for but I appreciate you bringing those up. Those make me want to make a UB or WUB token mill deck, lol.

rolfMTG on Tibor and Lumia in progress

3 weeks ago

There is a little stack of cards in this deck that I would most certainly cut;

First, the creature-takeover cards. They seem pretty good, but you must make sure to focus on one thing. So Ray of Command, Act of Treason and others.

Second, the other cards that take over your opponent's cards:Confiscate, Charisma, Annex.

Also I'm not a fan of the Equipments and any of the creature-based cards in this deck, as the Izzet guild's strongest point is spells.So cut Teleportal, Assault Strobe, Psychotic Fury, Fury Charm, Curiosity, Pemmin's Aura, Basilisk Collar, Gorgon's Head, Neko-Te, Lightning Greaves...

Also, these cards I don't think fit the deck very well.-Dark Depths.

-Riftwing Cloudskate

-Peregrine Drake and Cloud of Faeries

-Hunted Dragon and Hunted Phantasm

-Grafdigger's Cage!!! You should NOT play this card. It blocks out Melek and isn't of much use.

-Tormod's Crypt

-Staff of Domination

-Sun Droplet

-Claws of Gix

-Copy Enchantment

-Whelming Wave

-Acquire and Fabricate

-Hurkyl's Recall

The rest of the cutting you'll have to do in the burn package. Hope I helped, please check out my thopter deck:THOPTERS!!!!! .

UnleashedHavok on Alesha Budget EDH

1 month ago

Hey there tatchison. I like your Alesha deck! She is my main squeeze. So I was wondering how your deck does with mana ramp and creature removal. If you are hurting in those areas, I have a few suggestions.

For removal, I like the fact that you have Fiend Hunter in here. The fact that you can abuse his wording for repeated exile of your opponents creatures is fantastic. If you like him, you can also use Faceless Butcher in the exact same way. Another creature that is great with Alesha is Stingscourger. I am a huge fan of creatures with echo in this build since they kindly kill themselves for reanimation purposes.

For a little bit of ramp, I know they are a little off budget but Sword of the Animist and Solemn Simulacrum are great with her as well. Anything to give Alesha a small little pump is totally worth it.

Two other things. In addition to a little pump, I have added Gorgon's Head to my build in place of Basilisk Collar till I can get one and I love it. I may decide to keep both in, I'm not sure yet. And I don't know what your feelings are on land destruction/theft, but I like Avalanche Riders and Herald of Leshrac to mess with my opponents

DeepbloodEclipse on Abzan Deathtouch

1 month ago

I played once a similar deck to this, but used W/B/R. I utilized Brigid, Hero of Kinsbaile, Cunning Sparkmage, Stun Sniper or Vulshok Sorcerer in combination with a deathtouch enchantment or artfiact like Aspect of Gorgon, Basilisk Collar, Gorgon's Head or Quietus Spike. The results were...very amusing.

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