Temple of Malady
Temple of Malady enters the battlefield tapped.
When Temple of Malady enters the battlefield, scry 1. (Look at the top card of your library. You may put that card on the bottom of your library.)
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|Core Set 2021 (M21)||Rare|
|Core Set 2020 (M20)||Rare|
|Journey into Nyx (JOU)||Rare|
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|Commander / EDH||Legal|
Temple of Malady occurrence in decks from the last year
Commander / EDH:
All decks: 0.04%
Temple of Malady Discussion
1 month ago
Golgari Rot Farm, Hissing Quagmire, Jungle Hollow, Khalni Garden, Oran-Rief, the Vastwood, and Temple of Malady would be immediate cuts from me. I'd run things like City of Brass, Mana Confluence, Overgrown Tomb, Forbidden Orchard, and fetches instead (if you can afford them).
1 month ago
Temple of Triumph, Temple of Abandon, Temple of Silence, Temple of Enlightenment, Temple of Plenty, Temple of Malady, and Temple of Mystery appear in the "untapped source" section of a deck's colour pie chart, despite entering tapped. The other three scry duals are working correctly.
1 month ago
Hey, well done for less than $100.
You actually have infinite combos here. Any time you have Karmic Guide + Reveillark + sac outlet or Guide + Fiend Hunter + sac outlet you have an infinite dies loop of Guide/Lark or Fiend. Guide + Lark + Viscera Seer/Carrion Feeder + Zulaport Cutthroat/Cruel Celebrant is infinite sacs/reanimation of Guide/Lark which is infinite triggers of Cutthroat/Celebrant as the win condition. Another Cutthroat/Celebrant infinite combo is Guide + Fiend + Seer/Feeder + Cutthroat/Celebrant.
Guide + Lark + Altar of Dementia is infinite sacs of Guide/Lark which can be infinite self-mill or infinite opponent mill as the win condition. With self-mill can reanimate all other creatures in your library who Lark can reanimate until you reanimate Cutthroat/Celebrant. This combo is also infinite ETB triggers of creatures who have an ETB ability. If you want to cut the infinite combos from your deck then cut Guide.
These are not easy combos for a beginner to understand. My advice to is simplify by expanding on self-mill to utilize Karador's ability to cast a creature card from your graveyard. This is the causal aspect of Karador that's easy to understand. Creature reanimation is a good/easy to understand strategy with self-mill.
Some other budget cards to consider adding:
- Eternal Witness: could replace $4 Guide as it's not part of combos and is really good with self-mill and Karador.
- Phyrexian Delver: could be a less expensive replacement for Guide that doesn't combo.
- Golgari Thug
- Death's Oasis
- Elves of Deep Shadow
- Priest of Forgotten Gods
- Swords to Plowshares
- Beast Within
Even on a budget the manabase could be improved.
- Exotic Orchard
- Murmuring Bosk
- Llanowar Wastes
- Caves of Koilos
- Tainted Wood
- Tainted Field
- Ash Barrens
- Temple of Plenty
- Temple of Malady
- Temple of Silence
Good luck with your deck.
2 months ago
It's probably a budget decision, but this is the one deck that doesn't want bounce lands. Take out Simic Growth Chamber, Dimir Aqueduct, and Golgari Rot Farm for scry lands lands like Temple of Mystery, Temple of Malady, and Temple of Deceit or lifegain lands like Thornwood Falls.
Bojuka Bog would also provide graveyard interaction without affecting synergy or breaking the bank.
2 months ago
2 months ago
I looked at your Deck and built it from Memory to test it on arena. I think Kaya's Ghostform performs better than Destiny Spinner, keep the spinner in Sideboard for Counterspell heavy Decks. Kaya's Ghostform on your Setessan Champion is quite some insurance,...i played 3Polukranos, Unchained, 23 lands, no Mantle of the Wolf, cuz i forgot about it. i used 4 Overgrown Tomb and 3 Temple of Malady, 1 Fabled Passage. When playing against Controldecks i had to target my own Zombies to get the card draw going with Dead Weight and Mire's Grasp, but that's OK too. You definitely want to go against Aggro, that's where this deck performs really well. Off the meta, and not the selesnya version, so +1.
2 months ago
I'm going to assume this is a budget build / work in progress.
My second priority would be to upgrade the mana base. Command Tower, Bojuka Bog, Opulent Palace, Temple of Deceit, Temple of Malady, Temple of Mystery, and Myriad Landscape would provide an immediate upgrade to your manabase for < ~$7. Follow it up with Watery Grave and Drowned Catacomb.
Other immediate upgrades would be Thassa, Deep-Dwelling for further ETB effect abuse; Farseek and Kodama's Reach for further mana consistency; and Prime Speaker Vannifar / Birthing Pod for great tutor effects.
3 months ago
Cut the duplicates
- 1x Snow-Covered Forest
- 1x Snow-Covered Island
- 1x Snow-Covered Swamp
- 1x Forest
- 1x Island
- 1x Swamp
- 1x Dryad Arbor
- 1x Urborg, Tomb of Yawgmoth
- 1x Tainted Wood
- 1x Tainted Isle
Other good (utility) lands which are always good:
- Scavenger Grounds = mass graveyard-hate (exiles EVERY yard, which is including your own) on a land: because it's colorless you can... no you should play it everywhere (except in decks like muldrotha here which care a lot about the ohn graveyard)
- High Market/Miren, the Moaning Well = sac outlet on a land (I can highly recommend those lands
- Reliquary Tower = only worth the slot if you have TONS OF CARDDRAW I never found this card good outside of blue and black decka with wheel effects or cards like Ad Nauseam or Necropotence
- Geier Reach Sanitarium/Mikokoro, Center of the Sea = let's draw cards
- Haunted Fengraf/Buried Ruin = let's bring things back
- Rogue's Passage = make creatures unblockable
"Slow Lands" which sadly enter the battlefield tapped but, (in my opinion) are worth that downside:
Bojuka Bog = graveyard-hate on a land: which is every of my black decks, because somebody is always playing graveyard strategies
The Tri-lands = like Opulent Palace
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