Sadistic Hypnotist

Legality

Format Legality
Tiny Leaders Legal
Noble Legal
Leviathan Legal
Magic Duels Legal
Canadian Highlander Legal
Vintage Legal
Vanguard Legal
Legacy Legal
Archenemy Legal
Planechase Legal
1v1 Commander Legal
Duel Commander Legal
Unformat Legal
Casual Legal
Commander / EDH Legal

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Set Rarity
Duel Decks: Izzet vs. Golgari (DDJ) Uncommon
Odyssey (ODY) Uncommon

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Sadistic Hypnotist

Creature — Human Minion

Sacrifice a creature: Target player discards two cards. Play this ability only any time you could play a sorcery.

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Sadistic Hypnotist Discussion

Bad_Dog on Teysa's Trending Tea Shop

12 hours ago

Hey, commenting on here with a list of things you might want to try out.

These aren't meant to all be directly added, more of just things to keep an eye on as you test and stuff. You might want to try to make room for Leonin Squire, because it's really good with LED and Razaketh combo, and Mox Diamond because it's just a powerful card .

Removal

Golden Demise

Fragmentize

Massacre

Collective Brutality - bin raz/boon and hurt your opponent

Thoughtseize - bin razaketh/ boonweaver or a proactive counterspell

Cabal Therapy - sac outlet or same as above

Stax

Ethersworn Canonist and Eidolon of Rhetoric - good against storm and foodchain

Linvala, Keeper of Silence - good against green

Sadistic Hypnotist

Iona, Shield of Emeria - reanimated stax

Void Winnower - more reanimated stax

Card Advantage

Scroll Rack - Combos with Land Tax

Ad Nauseam - If you get the cmc low enough this is an option. Just don't go below 8 life

Combo

Ashnod's Altar - Cheap sac that gets around cursed totem

Leonin Squire - Recurs LED when you're going off with razaketh

Ramp

Lotus Petal - Fast mana

Weathered Wayfarer - fetches your urborg / coffers

Mox Diamond - powerful

Mox Opal - good with 15 + artifacts

Looks sweet dude and I hope it plays well

werewoIf1011 on *PRIMER* Queen of the Orzhov [[Teysa Karlov EDH]]

1 week ago

Hey just double checking, Ayli, Eternal Pilgrim , Hell's Caretaker , Sadistic Hypnotist , Priest of Forgotten Gods , etc., aren't affected by Teysa correct? Even though they all involve dying creatures, they aren't doubled?

Prophecys on Marchesa, Infinity Grave

2 weeks ago

Last_Laugh

Thank you for the feed back and suggestions !

My Card draw:

Solemn Simulacrum, Sage of Fables, River Kelpie, Midnight Reaper, Disciple of Bolas, Baleful Strix, Skullclamp, Sensei's Divining Top,Rhystic Study, Arguel's Blood Fast  Flip, Phyrexian Arena, Moonlight Bargain. A total of 12 draw.

Also let’s not forget my tutors which I include has better card draw ( because you can obtain whatever you need ): Sidisi, Undead Vizier, Razaketh, the Foulblooded,Liliana Vess,Diabolic Intent,Vampiric Tutor,Mystical Tutor,Lim-Dul's Vault,Fabricate. 8 tutors ,let’s also not forget my cheat in play combos; Buried Alive+Victimize,Entomb+Reanimate. In total I have 23 cards in the deck which would allow me to have some kind of card advantage but is it enough?

My Sac outlets:

Phyrexian Tower,Grimgrin, Corpse-Born,Phyrexian Altar,Ashnod's Altar,Altar of Dementia,Goblin Bombardment, and one creature sacrifice with effects:Sidisi, Undead Vizier,Profaner of the Dead.

My Board Wipe:

My wipe game is ... down too three cards.. Cyclonic RiftToxic DelugeProfaner of the Dead. Your suggestion of Last One Standing is a perfect addition!

My Life gain:

Since my commander is Marchesa, the Black Rose my goal is always to be at the lowest but I do have two options of ganning life: Disciple of Bolas,Arguel's Blood Fast  Flip (Flipped). But Gray Merchant of Asphodel could be very powerful, any suggestions for a cut for him ?

The suggestions:

Grim Haruspex not as as abuse able as Midnight Reaper ( allows me to stay under the highest life total/ Midnight Reaper effects itself.

Corpse Augur relying on opponents graveyard to have creatures doesn’t seem very attractive to me.

Oona's Blackguard,Sadistic Hypnotist I have one creature that does both and more ! Vindictive Lich which I can abuse and effect all my opponents.

Dimir House Guard ( a tutor creature) , but I have plenty of tutors xD.

Last_Laugh on Marchesa, Infinity Grave

2 weeks ago

Deck looks good. Only things you might want more of is card draw, sac outlets, and board wipes.

Draw: Grim Haruspex, Corpse Augur, and Consecrated Sphinx. Discard kinda fits here too, consider Oona's Blackguard.

Sac Outlets: Yahenni, Undying Partisan, Falkenrath Aristocrat, Sadistic Hypnotist (more discard), and Dimir House Guard (also tutors sneak attack, damnation, etc.).

Board Wipes: Last One Standing and Jokulhaups (dick move, but ends the game even if you only have a few creatures coming back).

Some lifegain is nice too. Disciple of Bolas, Kokusho, the Evening Star, and Gray Merchant of Asphodel serve other purposes as well.

thankfranktank02 on The Haunting of Hightower Manor

3 weeks ago

Just a thought. But what about Howling Mine to keep cards in their hands ? Oppression Mindslicer Cunning Lethemancer and Sadistic Hypnotist Also I know he is not mono black but Nath of the Gilt-Leaf is a fun card to build around.

TheErebos on Bloodbath

4 weeks ago

Well Asylum Visitor can get nasty with Sadistic Hypnotist xD

hkhssweiss on Bloodbath

4 weeks ago

Hey TheErebos!

Alright so cards off the top of my head to definitely keep for the vampires.

Now moving on to the card types, for anthem/doubling/synergy token effects:

Now going for the interaction suite:

Now for card draw engines:

No good deck is left without tutors as well:

So far those cards are to be considered, sort through the cards and we can refine them to a playable deck list. Add in 36 lands to start, I feel that eventually we can cut it down to 34-35 since Markov will run a low curve. The basic lands should be good along with the basic multicolor mana base like Command Tower, Reflecting Pool, Mana Confluence, Exotic Orchard, City of Brass, the shock lands (Godless Shrine, Blood Crypt, Sacred Foundry), and also the painlands for now (Battlefield Forge, Caves of Koilos, Sulfurous Springs).

Let me know when you update it!

Bababad on Kalitas, Sac effect of get

1 month ago

Bridge from Below tends to feel right at home in kalitas.

Undead Warchief resolving after you wipe and get an army usually deletes someone

Mindslicer or Sadistic Hypnotist could help you against blue pretty well :)

fun build

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