Legion Loyalist


Format Legality
1v1 Commander Legal
Vintage Legal
Modern Legal
Casual Legal
Legacy Legal
Duel Commander Legal
Unformat Legal
Pauper Legal
Commander / EDH Legal

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Set Rarity
Gatecrash (GTC) Rare

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Legion Loyalist

Creature — Goblin Soldier


Battalion Whenever Legion Loyalist and at least two other creatures attack, creatures you control gain first strike and trample until end of turn and can't be blocked by tokens this turn.

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Legion Loyalist Discussion

Stephencliffe on I'm All Out of Bubble Gum

22 hours ago

If you want to be a fast red deck, I think you should just go all in on goblins. That can be hard if you're trying to go budget, Goblin Guide costs an arm and a leg. Still, it opens you up to cards like Goblin Chieftain, Goblin Piledriver, Foundry Street Denizen, and Goblin Rabblemaster, to name a few. Legion Loyalist is also solid.

You shouldn't worry about cards like Tormenting Voice. Card filtering shouldn't be a priority with this deck, just deal as much damage as you can, as quickly as you can. That's regardless of whether or not you go goblin tribal. Blood Moon is also perfect for this deck, it's good against most matchups, but it is also expensive.

As for instant and sorcery spells, limit the amount you have. You might be super attached to certain ones, but really, the Lightning Bolt's and Goblin Grenade's are all you need. I suppose Dragon Fodder and Hordeling Outburst are fine, but there are certainly better cards to run. It all comes down to money really.

Also, Sulfuric Vortex isn't modern legal. Hope this helps, good luck.

greatdevourer on Watch the World Burn

2 days ago

Here are some suggestions off the top of my head. You are at 63 cards. And I'm fairly sure we've had the 60 card discussion before. :D

Consider the following changes:
-1 Bomber Corps
-1 Lightning Strike
-1 Thunderous Wrath
That drops you to 60 without any major changes to the the deck.

Here are some other cards I want you to consider:
Crash Through and Faithless Looting for card draw.
You are going to need a sideboard for more competitive environments. And the sideboard also works for testing maybe cards. Take a look at Legion Loyalist, Stonewright, Tormod's Crypt, Electrostatic Bolt, Smelt, Shattering Spree, Shattering Blow, Monastery Swiftspear, Skullcrack, Collateral Damage, Barrage of Expendables, Pyrite Spellbomb and Searing Blood as either main or sideboard cards.

Sideboard suggestion:
3 Tormod's Crypt
3 Smelt
2 Searing Blood
2 Slagstorm
2 Shattering Blow
3 ???, not sure on this one.

Let me know what you think.

goblinguiderevealpls on Boros Soldier Hatebears

3 days ago

id recommend Mentor of the Meek and Boros Charm, mentor for draw and insane damage or protection with charm, Field Marshal would be insane

and Legion Loyalist maybe in sideboard vs aggro or token decks

also, Tajic, Blade of the Legion and Odric, Master Tactician are game finishers especially when you can cheat them in with precinct captain, one copy of each might be worth testing!

Raise the Alarm for emergency blockers or "haste" tokens is always good, and Timely Reinforcements is an insane sideboard card

and Soul Warden/Kor Firewalker for extra lifegain :)

Redace878 on Budget Robot Zoo

1 week ago

PickleNutz I like having the 0-drop artifacts, so Bone Saw could replace Welding Jar in that sense. I've also been considering Ghostfire Blade, but I only have 8 colorless creatures so it might be a tiny bit risky.

Also, how do you reccommend getting around token decks? I was thinking of replacing Kor Firewalker or Deflecting Palm with Legion Loyalist in the sideboard.

EDIT: 11 colorless creatures not 8. I can't count.

soldier95 on Purphy's Blasta Boys

1 week ago

Well, that's a cool deck and I get the idea. Never seen a spell slinger kind of playstyle on Purphoros, that's unique.

First things first, I think, you're lacking three major components: ramp, mass removal and utility lands. Three rocks just aren't enough and I wouldn't call cards like Ashnod's Altar, Chandra, Torch of Defiance and Grinning Ignus ramp. They all generate mana but not reliably and/or consistently enough. I suggest you add at least: Mind Stone, Hedron Archive, Wayfarer's Bauble, Ruby Medallion and maybe even Thran Dynamo. Oh, and Caged Sun is far better than Gauntlet of Power, imo. For removal I'd definetly add Blasphemous Act as it is THE red staple mass removal and it's definetly better than Mizzium Mortars. Nevinyrral's Disk can be good as well, since it's very hard to deal with enchantments in mono-red and rattlesnake effects are never bad. As far as lands are concerned I would definetly add Myriad Landscape. Other land considerations are: Strip Mine (or on a budget Ghost Quarter), Valakut, the Molten Pinnacle and Mirrorpool.

Depending on your meta and budget you should consider follwing cards:

Cards I'd cut:

Hope this is a help.

Chopwood on Gobby Gob Gob

1 week ago

Have you considered adding Goblin Rabblemaster, Goblin Wardriver, Mogg War Marshal (Great with Impact Tremors!) or Legion Loyalist? All of them are really good. If you have some extra money you definitely should get 4x Goblin Guide. Also get some Lightning Bolts for burn and have Skullcrack in SB against decks with life gain. One fun gimmick in my goblin deck is Quest for the Goblin Lord, you'd be amazed how often you get 5 quest counters on it! If you have a legion loyalist out as well you basically win. I don't really see what Throne of the God-Pharaoh contributes to the deck?

guessling on Wary Sisters

1 week ago

If you did add Legion Loyalist you could cut Impact Tremors and cut back Genesis Chamber because it has anti-synergy with your win condition.

I wouldn't underestimate the power of Ranger of Eos because you need norin and sisters and possibly some oher 1 drops. In my deck he is even better because he also gets Lightning Berserker. Norin sisters depends on synergy between many different pieces and eos improves consistency a lot. I actually added Magma Jet in place of Lightning Bolt because the scry also helps get all the synergy pieces.

When mentor of the meek is allowed to stick, it is a bomb. It is easy to remove, though. So I often sideboard it. Eos alredy did work on cast while meek needs to sit there while you have open mana to use to impact the game.

There are many different ways to go with Norin sisters. My advice is to try proxy playtesting.

I see a definite difference between the norin sisters beater win strategy with legion loyalist and no genesis chamber vs the dd with tremors/purphoros and yes to the genesis chamber (because you aren't trying to connect for damage - that is auto triggered). The 2 different decks share a base of norin, sisters, eos, and things like bolt/path but then they branch off, essentially trying to do totally different things to win.

G_man on Wary Sisters

1 week ago

guessling I think if I were to put Impact Tremors in I'd probably drop the Champion of the Parish. I'd also think about swapping the Ranger of Eos for Mentor of the Meek. The Legion Loyalist is a good call but I have trouble deciding what to cut something for it.

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