Legendary Creature — Vampire
: Olivia Voldaren deals 1 damage to another target creature. That creature becomes a vampire in addition to its other types. Put a +1/+1 counter on Olivia Valdaren.
: Gain control of target Vampire for as long as you control Olivia Voldaren.
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|Modern Masters 2017 Edition (MM3)||Mythic Rare|
|Innistrad (ISD)||Mythic Rare|
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|Commander / EDH||Legal|
- Does olivia voldaren's first ability trigger deathtouch and lifelink?
- How would "Conspiracy" work with effects that change my creatures types?
- Olivia voldaren deals 1 damage to dark confidant with stromkirk captain on battlefield, will Dark Confidant live?
- necrotic ooze + olivia Voldaren
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Olivia Voldaren Discussion
2 weeks ago
Since you're new, check out cards from the magic sets Innistrad, Dark Ascension, and Avacyn Restored for Halloween-like cards. It's the classic gothic horror plane in magic. They did return to it later in Shadows over Innistrad and Eldritch Moon, but it's not as strongly of a gothic horror theme. From the Innistrad block you have cards like Army of the Damned, Grimgrin, Corpse-Born, Mikaeus, the Unhallowed (zombie version of Mikaeus, the Lunarch), Griselbrand, Grimoire of the Dead, Olivia Voldaren, Descent into Madness, Werewolves that transform, etc.
4 weeks ago
Landbase: if you want to stay around 21-22 lands, you might want to limit your 4 cost cards to around 4 total.
Spicy land: Stensia Bloodhall
1 month ago
I hate that Lithoform Engine goes into 80% of EDH decks below power level 8. It's so stupidly universal, why not put it in? Does your commander have an activated ability or care about instants, sorceries, tokens, or generating value by doubling your spells? Congratulations, you account for roughly 90% of the commander format.
This card would slot very comfortably into five of my seven paper decks (Roon of the Hidden Realm, Sisay, Weatherlight Captain, Ezuri, Claw of Progress, Jeleva, Nephalia's Scourge, with Chainer, Nightmare Adept, and Korvold, Fae-Cursed King being the exceptions). It slots comfortably into four out of my best friend's four decks (Golos, Tireless Pilgrim, Meren of Clan Nel Toth, The Ur-Dragon, and Olivia Voldaren).
This card is not nutso bonkers silly powerful. It is, however, so versatile that as long as your deck can spend 4 mana on an artifact that does nothing immediately (which most EDH decks can at some point in the game), you should probably be running this card. I don't like cards like this at all. The strokes it paints in are just too broad, which is a shame because this card would be a massively cool proof of concept for a new deck I want to make, Double Masters: helmed by Riku of Two Reflections and sporting only cards which have a 2 on them or interact somehow with 2. It's a shame that this card isn't cool and is instead just very, very good.
Sorry if this is a rant but I am annoyed; I love this card as a johnny, because I want to maximize it, but the floor is so broadly applicable that it's useless to do so, and it'll probably be prohibitively expensive anyway- we love being a Magic-playing college student- because of its broad strength.
2 months ago
I built a big-mana artifacts deck with Olivia Voldaren at the helm.
We've all run into situations where you have oodles of mana rocks and no where to dump the mana into. Maybe your hand got discarded or you're just running out of answers. Olivia Voldaren is pretty scary once you have 7 mana available to steal any creature at instant speed. Yes, you do have to give them back if she dies, but she's still a good outlet and control piece.
I ultimately took her apart to build something more silly with Etali, Primal Storm; but had a blast while she was at the table.
2 months ago
3 months ago
I might build it but it will be 5-color with Kenrith, the Returned King and some black and white activated abilities in
for 10 examples
3 months ago
Cuts : priest of forsaken gods Grimgrin Molten Magmasaur Kari Nev’s
Adds: reins of power Sower of temptation Roil elemental Helm of possession
Some Land toolage
3 months ago
Helm of Possession sac outlet for 2 with the steal
Keiga, the Tide Star a little high cast but with haste I can kill each turn and get the steal
Olivia Voldaren if I’m worried about having lots of mana I can’t use up anywhere
Reins of Power ok I think this has significant multiplayer opportunity. I swap prior to combat attack the one with the most life sac all their borrowed creatures to make them permanently mine then I get back the stuff I loaned out.
Sower of Temptation flier with a steal ETB