Springleaf Drum

Legality

Format Legality
Tiny Leaders Legal
Vintage Legal
Penny Dreadful Legal
Pioneer Legal
Commander / EDH Legal
Noble Legal
Hero Legal
Magic Duels Legal
1v1 Commander Legal
Canadian Highlander Legal
MTGO Legal
Vanguard Legal
Leviathan Legal
Planechase Legal
Duel Commander Legal
Unformat Legal
Heirloom Legal
Modern Legal
Pauper Legal
Pauper EDH Legal
Legacy Legal
Archenemy Legal
Casual Legal
Oathbreaker Legal

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Set Rarity
Born of the Gods (BNG) Uncommon
Lorwyn (LRW) Common

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Springleaf Drum

Artifact

{T}, Tap an untapped creature you control: Add one mana of any color to your mana pool.

Springleaf Drum Discussion

Snivy__ on Ensouled Artificeris

1 day ago

A good way to speed up this deck is by adding Springleaf Drum along with the full playset of Ornithopter . Also if you were do that, consider All That Glitters .

Uthersfight on Jeskai Storm

2 weeks ago

Hey Eledain, Thanks for the question. I'll Try to answer them as best as I can.

Fastest kill: So far the fastest the deck can go off assuming the "Nut draw" is turn 3. You would need to have drawn a amber with any other 0 drop artifact as well as Emry. You'd also need a red source, a blue source, and a Ascendancy within those turns. you'd also want to hit another amber on emry's etb. This would let you go off the turn you drop ascendancy using infinite mana with the amber trick. At that point there are quite a few win cons.

Average kill: Id say the deck does a decent job of comboing between turns 4-6. I will be honest the list above is very slightly different from the version i have play tested so far so results may vary until i get more game with this specific version.

Late Game Kill: The late game suffered in the version I was running which is why I increased the count of Traxos, so I have a late game beater that emery can recur. Traxos is also a good alt win con for if ascendancy gets hit by something like an Unmoored Ego

Win Rate: In every local iv'e played so far my record has been roughly 3-1, or 4-1. Most losses have been due to mana issues as the version I'm playing is not perfect due to not having everything listed here.

Good match-ups: The deck preforms exceedingly well against grave based decks such as thing in the ice + phoenix or CatCauldron as it main decks alto of grave hate and can also bounce thing in the ice with an offensive retraction, or simply allow the bounce and recast everything after dropping a Jhoira and just out valuing.

Bad match-ups: The deck has had a very difficult time with the black green decks floating around with absurd amounts of removal. one of the biggest weaknesses with that Emery needs a turn to loose summoning sickness. I have debated using cards like Springleaf Drum to get around some of these issues with things like traxos and netting mana, but until green black becomes more prevalent in the meta I will hold off on those updates.

Hope this answered your question, let me know if you had any more or if my explanations we bad and ill try to clarify.

cannibalfood on Numerical Dyslexia is a Bitch...

2 weeks ago

Right on man, thxs. I actually had Springleaf Drum out for swapping but not sure why it didnt go in. I also do have Firemind's Foresight from the pre-con (I think it came out for an x-spell as I cant think of another reason it was swapped. My Jalira, Master Polymorphist deck has all my good blue token generaltors (as of few years ago) in it at the moment but I've been thinking of taking it apart. Since it's release (Mizzix pre-con) I've seen and pulled some pretty good cards for this deck, has there been any major upgrades you've made w/newer cards?

gavriel1136 on Numerical Dyslexia is a Bitch...

2 weeks ago

Those are great swaps! Since talking to you, I've been thinking about my own Mizzix deck and I have some more suggestions.

Regarding Artifacts: I would talk out Brain in a Jar, Seal of the Guildpact, and yes, Sapphire Medallion. Instead, try looking for mana rocks that provide colored mana. Some good ideas are Springleaf Drum , Izzet Signet , and Izzet Locket . All of these provide faster, more reliable ramp, especially the signet and drum, since tapping Mizzix changes nothing about her effects.

Regarding Creatures: I've found Mizzix works best with lots of token generators. I see you have Talrand and Docent already, so here are two more similar cards: Young Pyromancer , and Murmuring Mystic . These will give you the blockers that Mizzix will never be.

Regarding specific spell swaps: I would look at Brass's Bounty , Expansion / Explosion , and Firemind's Foresight . Each of those can easily give you a huge boost, if not the game.

tkjanacek on What Edgar Does in the Shadows

1 month ago

Vindicate is staple removal. Crush Contraband is often better than Return to Dust. Springleaf Drum has performed really well for me. Coat of Arms and Dictate of Heliod are some cards to consider over Cathars' Crusade if you really care about immediate impact.

lagotripha on Pioneer GW Convoke Tokens

1 month ago

I'd like to see more token generation in the lower slots- convoke payoffs are amazing, but cutting a few to get a threat on the board that can scare 3 mana plainswalkers is essential for pioneer. More raise the alarm, more marshal.

In terms of 1 drops, Legion's Landing  Flip Hunted Witness , Cartouche of Solidarity , Skymarcher Aspirant / Snubhorn Sentry , Thraben Inspector exist. If you make bigger tokens, Wake the Reflections can work. Springleaf Drum helps power out low-mana creatures.

Voice of Resurgence is the strongest 2 drop available for this list.

Further up the curve, Launch the Fleet , Countless Gears Renegade / Servo Exhibition , Dwynen's Elite , Animation Module / Anafenza, Kin-Tree Spirit , Hero of Precinct One , Lovestruck Beast , Murder Investigation Precinct Captain , Thorn Lieutenant , Westvale Abbey  Flip and Hanweir Militia Captain  Flip

In terms of sidebord, we'll see how the meta shapes up, but Alive / Well , Dryad Militant are worth looking at beside standard options. Druid's Deliverance if vannafar combo takes off. Sundering Growth as an artifact answer.

Profet93 on Norin Naughty Time

1 month ago

Why would you run Springleaf Drum over Mox Amber ? Amber can be used the same turn. Couldn't I just get a different rock at 1 CMC, one that doesn't require me to tap a creature? I sometimes tap Norin for Honor Worn Shaku so having to tap it again for drum seems unimpactful.

Myrmecodia on Norin Naughty Time

1 month ago

I'd add Springleaf Drum before either of those, but Mox Amber has also been great for me. I'd personally only run Wayfarer's Bauble if you can recur it.

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Springleaf Drum occurrence in decks from the last year

Modern:

All decks: 0.09%

Commander / EDH:

All decks: 0.01%