Stalking Vengeance

Legality

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

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Set Rarity
Commander 2016 (C16) Rare
Commander 2013 (C13) Rare
Dissension (DIS) Rare

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Stalking Vengeance

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Haste

Whenever another creature you control dies, it deals damage equal to its power to target player.

Stalking Vengeance Discussion

Davinoth on Korvold's Frenzy [Sac/Reanimator EDH]

2 weeks ago

     Great suggestions Tata! I'm actually planning to include Zombify AND Dread Return but my LGS has a hard time keeping this card in-stock it seems. Three trips now and no dice haha (same issue with Anger & Dictate of Erebos )

     I definitely have a soft spot for Flayer of the Hatebound , especially in conjunction with Stalking Vengeance and/or Mikaeus, the Unhallowed . In combo with Birthing Pod it allows me to pull two creatures instead of one, which in-and-of-itself is fairly appealing. You're not wrong, I just like the options the card provides.

     Now that I've removed Siege-Gang Commander the Marsh Flitter has become pretty one-dimensional. Definitely on the cut list. Generator Servant will likely stay.. this card is really quite good. It has in-built synergy with Korvold and early in the game has been able to eat removal spells on numerous occasions.

     When I first constructed this deck I had Kodama's Reach , Skyshroud Claim , Burnished Hart & Explosive Vegetation in it. Since switching to Korvold as the Commander and especially since the addition of Sol Ring , Ashnod's Altar & Phyrexian Altar casting my Commander has never been an issue. Once Korvold hits the field the Card Draw is really gratuitous. So-much-so that I've recently decided a Reliquary Tower is a necessity. In this kind of deck drawing cards will always be a better alternative to ramp spells (in my opinion). In the rare circumstance I struggle to get to five mana, perhaps I'll regret this sentiment and make changes, but consistently it has not been an issue [thus far] with this deck.

Hjaltrohir on Will there Ever Be a ...

2 weeks ago

There already is sorta one in Stalking Vengeance , although that triggers on death rather than entry. Therefore it seems likely that they could print a creature version of Warstorm Surge at some point.

multimedia on Dr. Teeth and The Electric Mushroom

3 weeks ago

Nice deck Hi_diddly_ho_neighbor. The name gave me a laugh.

Consider a few other tutors to get the persist creatures and a sac outlet into your hand or onto the battlefield?

  • Gamble : I think this is a must add because it can tutor for an enchantment or artifact sac outlet.
  • Fauna Shaman : repeatable creature tutor.
  • Eldritch Evolution or Birthing Pod : nice to sac a three or four drop to get a five drop since many of the persist creatures are five drops.

Consider cutting Longshot Squad , Kodama's Reach and Warstorm Surge for these tutors? Warstorm is six drop redundancy that I don't think you need. Stalking Vengeance could be cut instead of Warstorm, but it's a creature who's easier to tutor for than Warstorm.

Other cards to consider adding:

Hi_diddly_ho_neighbor on Dr. Teeth and The Electric Mushroom

3 weeks ago

Thanks for the comment Byuante.

So this deck isn't really about attacking, which is why I have left out some of the more obvious finishers like Overwhelming Stampede and Craterhoof Behemoth . Though adding in one mass pump spell isn't a bad idea if my primary win-con fails.

Speaking of which, Furystoke Giant and Aerie Ouphes are part of this deck's win condition. This deck is all about using the persist mechanic to go infinite. Each creature with persist creates an infinite loop with a free sac outlet and either Grumgully, the Generous or Melira, Sylvok Outcast on the battlefield. I run all of the persist creatures simply because there aren't many of them to begin with.

Add in any of Purphoros, God of the Forge , Impact Tremors , Altar of Dementia , Blasting Station , Warstorm Surge , or Stalking Vengeance to close out the game. Though now that I see all of the finishers listed next to one another, I may cut Stalking Vengeance or Warstorm Surge . 6 payoffs is likely too many.

Woodfall Primus is a special case because it is both the best persist creature, and yet due to its ability, it is the worst for the combo. It can't go infinite because it must destroy a noncreature permanent. That means it will eventually have to start targeting my own things. I almost left it out of the deck because it basically reads: "your opponent's can't play for the rest of the game". However, it is just a very good card on it's own so I left it in the deck.

You are totally right about Phyrexian Altar , sadly I only own one right now and it is already in another deck. Spawning Pit is currently filling it's role.

Broken Bond is an interesting card that I really should try out. I always see it, but because it's sorcery speed I have never tried it. Plus it's another card that deals with Torpor Orb which automatically makes it something to consider.

griffstick on Purphoros, God of the Forge

3 weeks ago

With only a few legendary creatures I think Mirror March would be a nice include paired up with Siege-Gang Commander or Myr Battlesphere . Winning a 2 coin flips is huge. And maybe add Vicious Shadows and or Stalking Vengeance and or Warstorm Surge I honestly think Vicious Shadows is very powerful

Sirbink on KRESH SMASH!!

1 month ago

Royal Assassin , Phyrexian Obliterator , Makes people think about swinging, Stalking Vengeance Better than Warstorm Surge , Defense of the Heart Get two creatures you need, Phytotitan big fatty that keeps coming back!!, Unnatural Hunger , Master of the Wild Hunt , Mage Slayer For fat fatty kresh that will be blocked, Strionic Resonator My deck list here: Kresh the Sack Attacker

king-saproling on Radha's Dragons

1 month ago

Interesting theme! Strionic Resonator could be neat here. Use it with your general to make lots of manas, or use it to double triggered effects from your dragons (2 Balefire breaths? Don't mind if I do!). You might like these too: Woodland Bellower , Repercussion , Hunter's Insight , Hunter's Prowess , Return of the Wildspeaker , Knollspine Dragon , Cauldron of Souls , Colfenor's Urn , Stalking Vengeance , Warstorm Surge , Ezuri's Predation , Artifact Mutation , Temur Sabertooth , Wirewood Lodge

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