Thelon of Havenwood
Legendary Creature — Elf Druid
Each Fungus creature gets +1/+1 for each spore counter on it.
(Black)(Green), Remove a Fungus card in a graveyard from the game: Put a spore counter on each Fungus in play.
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|Time Spiral (TSP)||Rare|
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|Commander / EDH||Legal|
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Thelon of Havenwood Discussion
1 week ago
Thelon of Havenwood is my most loved commander. With his abilities he takes fungus tribal away from the usual token heavy strategies and instead moves the deck into a whole new direction.
1 month ago
If you're going to be fungi tribal, run Thelon of Havenwood as your commander.
If you're going to be saproling tribal, Ghave makes more sense, although you'll probably want to lean away from fungi and into Tendershoot Dryad, Verdant Force, Verdant Embrace, Necrogenesis, Verdeloth the Ancient, Aura Mutation, Death Mutation, Jade Mage, Nemata, Grove Guardian, Seed Spark, and Morbid Bloom.
If you just want pure power, Ghave combos by accident. I'm not sure how popular he is now, but he was considered cEDH at one point. Check out his EDHREC page.
5 months ago
Don't forget Thelon of Havenwood , a very good alternate commander for a Fungus heavy deck.
6 months ago
Whenever an opponent plays a Land, create a 1/1 Green Saproling creature. If that land is a non-basic land, create two such tokens instead.
Sacrifice Thelon's Survey: Token creatures you control get Hexproof until the end of the turn.
I wouldn't call Saprolings under represented, but I may be biased in that regard with my recently finished Thelon of Havenwood commander deck. A repeat of this challenge then, please.
6 months ago
Do me a favor. Grab one of your Commander decks at random, and tell me how much Artifact and Enchantment hate is in it. Then count how many artifacts are in it.
On my side, for my Thelon of Havenwood deck, I have Casualties of War , Status / Statue , Putrefy and Abrupt Decay . Yes, they can take out those cards, but that's not their primary use. Each of those also takes out Creatures, which is their primary use. In colours that are really good at taking out Creatures, Artifacts and Enchantment. As for my artifacts, Golgari Signet , Golgari Locket , Lifecrafter's Bestiary and Coat of Arms . None of which even come close to being cards that require dedicated removal. Not even a Sol Ring because it doesn't do what I need.
Well, I take that back with Coat of Arms . That can get overboard. Especially in a dedicated Tribal deck like that one.
My point stands. Cards that require a response are, by definition, format warping. Paradox Engine required a response because it was too powerful, and warping. So did the Prophet. And with those out, Vedalken Orrery is the next best thing, as you so cheerfully point out.
And as for my comment about mono-? You have it backward. I chose my example, not that person.
11 months ago
Cards that have been replaced - Fungal Sprouting for Growing Rites of Itlimoc Flip; Heartstone for Thelon of Havenwood ; Sporesower Thallid for Retreat to Kazandu ; Thallid Shell-Dweller for Hardened Scales ; Caustic Caterpillar for Nissa, Voice of Zendikar ; Nullmage Shepherd for Palace Siege , Thallid for Beastmaster Ascension ; Fecundity for FinD; Thallid Germinator for Rampaging Baloths ; Savage Thallid for Hydra Broodmaster ; Warped Landscape for
card suggest: Bloodchief Ascension
11 months ago
Birthing Pod , Empty the Pits , Palace Siege , Hardened Scales , Midnight Reaper , Dragon Throne of Tarkir , Bojuka Bog , Acidic Slime , Retreat to Kazandu , Beast Within , Reclamation Sage , Read the Bones , Sign in Blood , Hornet Queen , God-Eternal Rhonas , Nylea, God of the Hunt , Erebos, God of the Dead , Sword of Fire and Ice , Sword of Feast and Famine , Sword of Light and Shadow , Umezawa´s Jitte, Thelon of Havenwood , Beastmaster Ascension , Growing Rites of Itlimoc Flip, Cryptolith Rite , Verdant Force , Leyline of Lifeforce , Leyline of the Void , Eternal Witness , Champion of Lambholt , Heroic Intervention , Harmonize , Eldrazi Monument , Awakening Zone , Sandwurm Convergence , Nissa, Voice of Zendikar ,
1 year ago
The biggest thing you could do to make the deck "more competitive" is moving away from fungui and towards saprolings. You'll get more milage out of Morbid Bloom , Saproling Burst , Saproling Symbiosis , Spontaneous Generation , Tendershoot Dryad , and token enablers like Parallel Lives than you will out of fungus stuff more suited to the Thelon of Havenwood deck.