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Obstinate Familiar Discussion
8 hours ago
2 months ago
Obstinate Familiar always seemed like a good fit with mind razer
5 months ago
Your guys' suggestions are amazing! Maybe as another thing, instead of shuffling stuff back in there's a way to slow my draw? I know there's Obstinate Familiar, Maralen of the Mornsong, and Omen Machine, and those cards are great, but is there anything else? Because if not, I might just not play Scorp God in my deck.
6 months ago
Confusion in the Ranks is your friend. You can use this to gift your copies to other players. The challenge is then getting a sufficient number of the desired gift into play. I only did a brief search, but I did not find very many ways to make mass numbers of tokens.
Unfortunately, this would not work for Tomorrow, Azami's Familiar due to the legend rule. I am fairly certain Grixis does not have access to Opalesence , which would be needed for the mass donation of Parallel Thoughts via this method.
6 months ago
Since Fractured Identity is not in Nekusar's colour identity, I presume you are using a different commander? Since I did not know which colours you would be running, I did not limit my search by colour.
Abundance is prevents damage by having players receive cards without ever drawing them.
Island Sanctuary does not give players card advantage, but it gives them the option of forgoing their draws for a slight boon.
Obstinate Familiar - provides the option of skipping draws.
Parallel Thoughts - Allows players to chose their best cards and "draw" them without actually drawing.
Tomorrow, Azami's Familiar - allows opponents to engineer strong draws, without ever actually drawing a card.
8 months ago
Would you ever consider a Blue Sun's Zenith or Invoke the Firemind as mana sinks that can eliminate a single player if you haven't found, say, the Skullclamp for your Ashnod's Altar or Laboratory Maniac for your Kindred Discovery?
10 months ago
You could just run LabMan. Alternatively, Abundance, Parallel Thoughts, and Tomorrow, Azami's Familiar are all just good cards that also prevent you from decking if you use their ability. Alternatively, you could play Obstinate Familiar for the fun of it.
11 months ago
I like the flavour you've included in the description!
I looked through all the comments currently visible to see if anyone had suggested this yet: Obstinate Familiar. I use it in my Arjun deck as a safeguard against decking myself. It might not be what you're looking for given it's limitations as a creature, but it works for me.