Kurkesh, Onakke Ancient

Legendary Creature — Ogre Spirit

Whenever you activate an ability of an artifact, if it isn't a mana ability, you may pay R. If you do, copy that ability. You may choose new targets for the copy.

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Kurkesh, Onakke Ancient Discussion

FedexYo on Daretti & his Toys!

1 week ago

Voltron3030 Thanks :) about Kurkesh, Onakke Ancient, I played it for a while, but I prefer Rings of Brighthearth because cost less and an artifact is easier to recover from the gravyard and harder to remove.

Voltron3030 on Daretti & his Toys!

1 week ago

That's a nasty decklist for sure. If you like combo-ing, you might consider Kurkesh, Onakke Ancient. If you run it with The Chain Veil, you can get three uses of Daretti a turn, even more if you can throw Voltaic Key and Clock of Omens into the mix. There's lots of other fun things to do with Kurkesh too.

Pal00ka on Rakdrazi

1 month ago

I'm going to suggest you change this completely, here it goes! :)

Golems. Big golems. Go golem tribal like Altar Golem, Colossus of Sardia, Platinum Emperion, Phyrexian Colossus, Mage-Ring Responder, Colossus of Akros, etc.

But a weakness is many do not untap...but wait! Artifacts like Magewright's Stone, Voltaic Construct, Thousand-Year Elixir, Clock of Omens, Voltaic Key, etc. do just that. More fun though can be had with Threaten effects that you can use either on opponents' stuff or to untap your own. Interactive decks few!

A fun twist would be to have Bosh, Iron Golem out + Hijack, etc + Liquimetal Coating/Silverskin Armor to fling any of their creatures back into their faces.

And there's lots of fun utility golems to abuse. Ancestral Statue can bounce a big guy who attacked and just recast cheaply due to Rakdos' ability. Solemn Simulacrum is a staple. Beast of Burden takes advantage of token decks. Glass Golem's art looks wicked ;). Precursor Golem can add in some 1-shot draw spells like Crimson Wisps to draw a ton if lucky. Sundering Titan for fun control.

Feldon of the Third Path, Daretti, Scrap Servant, Kurkesh, Onakke Ancient, Slobad, Goblin Tinkerer, Tuktuk the Explorer, and Urabrask the Hidden are all legendaries that play nicely with a theme like this I think.

So keep your burn/damage to activate Rakdos' ability, add some haste enabler like Fervor so your golems can attack upon entering, include fun enchantments like Blood Mist, Flameshadow Conjuring, and Mana Echoes.

xXBuddhaXx on Daretti's Device Paradigm

1 month ago

I've decided I'm going with Metalworker instead of Kurkesh, Onakke Ancient just way stronger and synergistic, and he doesn't break the deck. lol

xXBuddhaXx on Daretti's Device Paradigm

1 month ago

Thikning about cutting Kurkesh, Onakke Ancient he has been under preforming lately but I also don't want to add Rings of Brighthearth either. hmm anyone have thoughts on a replacement creature?

oliveoilonyaasscureshemorrhoid on A plate of artifacts with a drizzle of burn

1 month ago

Hostility. Equip Bosh with shit, make use of the actual damage of his activated ability; consider Worldslayer, Basilisk Collar, Grafted Exoskeleton, Scythe of the Wretched, etc. Jalum Tome instead of your jay tome. Trash for Treasure just in case, maybe Scrap Mastery if you have a hard time ultimating Daretti or want more reanimation. Pariah's Shield equipped to stuffy doll is cool, but isn't worth it solely for the combo. Whispersilk Cloak instead of your prowlers helm. Braid of Fire. Deathrender, Skullclamp. Heartstone, Illusionist's Bracers, Kurkesh, Onakke Ancient. Valakut, the Molten Pinnacle.

ticked-off-squirrel on All-Eating Gremlin of Doom - [Budget]

2 months ago

you should add in Goblin Kaboomist. he adds Land Mines which can be sac outlet and long as you can keep his toughness above 2 he wont blow himself up when he places it. plus the Land Mines can be used as a way to deal with early ground attackers. or for a safer, slower, way for easy and infinite artifact sacs just pop in a Serpent Generator. paying 4 and tapping it for an artifact snake. OR, OR, if you want to feel real ballsy and you have the lands for it put in a Hammer of Purphoros. giving you nice beefy artifact creatures that double as sac outlets. you should also add in Kurkesh, Onakke Ancient. with enough red mana you can copy the Key to the City's ability multiple times (since it is not a mana ability) and allow multiple creatures to become unblockable. Goblin Welder is also a good choice since it allows you to retrieve artifacts that you had used or were destroyed before your plan unfolded. another good card to put in is Tamiyo's Journal. I will tell you why. every turn it makes a Clue which can: 1. become a sac outlet. 2. become a draw outlet. 3. become a tutored card.

sdgundum990 on [[Primer]] - Daretti the Degenerate (AER Update)

2 months ago

Did you ever flirt with having Kurkesh, Onakke Ancient in the deck?

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