Illusory Ambusher

Legality

Format Legality
Pre-release Legal
Tiny Leaders Legal
Magic Duels Legal
Vintage Legal
Pauper Legal
Leviathan Legal
Legacy Legal
1v1 Commander Legal
Duel Commander Legal
Casual Legal
Commander / EDH Legal

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Set Rarity
Iconic Masters (IMA) Uncommon
Commander 2015 (C15) Uncommon

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Illusory Ambusher

Creature — Cat Illusion

Flash (You may cat this spell at any time you could cast an instant.)

Whenever Illusory Ambusher is dealt damage, draw that many cards.

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Illusory Ambusher Discussion

Bababad on Kruphix and the Value Town Toolbox (Sundering)

1 month ago

Illusory Ambusher

gonna test this dork against my meta for a bit, not sure it does enough to merit a permanent slot...but that's what these tests are for!

piemanDW on Tempo Illusions

4 months ago

Just the Illusory Ambusher in the sideboard is not worth it to justify this being a Legacy deck. It is otherwise Modern legal. Also, Krovikan Mist is a very big 2-mana flier. It is definitely worth it. Lastly, Slither Blade does not fit with the deck's plan. Cutting Slither Blade for Krovikan Mist will help your deck a lot.

jkolb712 on

4 months ago

megaPisces13 The cards I took out are these:

Creatures

Gigantoplasm, Broodbirth Viper, Illusory Ambusher, Lone Revenant, Warchief Giant Goblin Electromancer, Charmbreaker Devils, Arjun, the Shifting Flame <-(Might be worth keeping), Etherium-Horn Sorcerer, Melek, Izzet Paragon, Dragon Mage.

Sorcery

Faithless Looting, Stolen Goods, Chain Reaction, Call the Skybreaker

Instant

Echoing Truth, Desperate Ravings, Reins of Power, Steam Augury, Word of Seizing, Aethersnatch, Magmaquake, Act of Aggression, DominateFor artifacts its a toss up, but I got rid of Seal of the Guildpact.

Get rid of all three enchantments.

For lands, limit it down to 36. Get rid of Rogue's Passage, and Temple of the False God.

Replacements*

I'll just put this is as a block text. Dig Through Time, Pieces of the Puzzle, Void Shatter, Swiftfoot Boots (or Lightning Greaves, if you prefer, thought you can go with both), Whispers of the Muse, Mystical Tutor, Part the Waterveil, Scour from Existence, Commit / Memory, Desolate Lighthouse, Cyclonic Rift, Tezzeret's Gambit, Mirrorpool, Disallow, Insidious Will, Shivan Reef, Spirebluff Canal, Metallurgic Summonings, Temple of Epiphany, Reiterate, Past in Flames, Learn from the Past, Meekstone, Epiphany at the Drownyard, Ponder, Merchant Scroll, Blasphemous Act, Mnemonic Nexus, Treasure Cruise, Guttersnipe, The Locust God, Wheel of Fate, Reforge the Soul, Sky Diamond, Expropriate, Insurrection, Caldera Lake, Halimar Depths

If you want some other upgrades to make this deck truly yours, you can go to EDHRec (https://edhrec.com/commanders/mizzix-of-the-izmagnus) to see what else you want to do. My deck is by no means the end all be all of upgrades. Keep it fun and make it work for you. :)

Rivenor on Angus Mackenzie, the Cat Herder

5 months ago

ArchangelAlchemist on Niv-MIzzet Competitive Duel Commander

7 months ago

Is True-Name Nemesis allowed in duel commander? Fog Bank and Guard Gomazoa are good defenders and Illusory Ambusher is my last good creature suggestion that works with your deck style.

Rzepkanut on Keranos' Gimmee Gimmee

9 months ago

I know you are interested in new instants and sorceries, but you could upgrade your creatures to have more synergy with your deck...

Runechanter's Pike, Young Pyromancer, Spellheart Chimera, Niblis of Frost, Talrand, Sky Summoner, Docent of Perfection  Flip

IMHO these are the creatures you are running that could be changed:

Arjun, the Shifting Flame, Gigantoplasm, Illusory Ambusher, Psychosis Crawler, Sturmgeist, Surrakar Spellblade

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