|Commander / EDH||Legal|
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|Explorers of Ixalan (EO2)||None|
|Tempest Remastered (TPR)||Mythic Rare|
|2010 Core Set (M10)||Mythic Rare|
|Starter 1999 (S99)||Rare|
|Promo Set (000)||Mythic Rare|
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Time Warp Discussion
9 hours ago
What I like about Jodah is that I also have a Jodah deck -- Jodah Has a Few Tricks Up His Sleeve -- that I think is kickass, but using the compare decks feature I see that there's a difference of ~55 cards. It's sweet that he facilitates such a wide variety of decks -- there's no single best way to build it. I run a much lower CMC list, there are some differences simply because I don't have the cards ( Avacyn, Angel of Hope , Elesh Norn, Grand Cenobite , Emrakul, the Promised End , Ulamog, the Ceaseless Hunger ), and I see why you wouldn't want to play Omniscience and Show and Tell .
Anyways, here's a handful of the cards that I run and you don't that I've had good results with:
Bringer of the Black Dawn - paying WUBRG for the Bringers is sweet if Jodah gets removed
Vial Smasher the Fierce - the high CMC of Jodah decks makes Vial Smasher awesome
Yidris, Maelstrom Wielder - adding cascade is great
Teferi's Protection - your primer says you run it but your list doesn't have it
2 days ago
You asked for help, so here I am:
Paradox Engine is banned.
Cut Manalith and Chromatic Lantern . They are fine cards but there are more efficient ramp options at only 2 mana:
Talisman of Indulgence , Talisman of Dominance , Talisman of Creativity , Fellwar Stone , Mind Stone , Thought Vessel and Wayfarer's Bauble .
Some of your sorceries seem a bit clunky, like Cruel Ultimatum or Life's Finale .
Evacuation and Devastation Tide are great boardwipes, Crux of Fate is a solid budget option and Toxic Deluge is amazing but a bit pricy.
Wurmcoil Engine , Noxious Gearhulk , Neheb, the Eternal and Massacre Wurm are all quite highly costed and don't synergize well with the rest of the deck.
If you want to be mean, you could replace them with extra turn spells: Time Warp , Part the Waterveil and Karn's Temporal Sundering are reasonably priced, both in money and mana.
I personally would throw out all Guild Gates and raplace them with literally anything that does not enter tapped. A good budget replacement would be the pain lands: Underground River , Shivan Reef , Sulfurous Springs .
Lastly, cheap and efficient removal pieces I would consider are: Doomblade, Go for the Throat , Reality Shift , Rapid Hybridization and Pongify .
3 weeks ago
3 weeks ago
Temporal Manipulation : A functional reprint of Time Warp; officially left the reserved list via ULTIMATE MASTERS as a Mythic Rare.
Savor the Moment : Inexpensive, but w/ the drawback of not being able to untap anything.
Timestream Navigator : Same cost as Time Walk , but requires her to be put on the bottom of the library for an extra turn; & that requires 10 Nontoken Permanents in play under your control. It's unknown how this deck can retrieve her for infinite extra turns.
Lighthouse Chronologist : A Level-Up Creature that when reaching Lv. 7; requiring 7 , allows an Extra Turn in between your opponents turns.
That's what I could find for good options...
Now for the rest:
Dang, poor Yanling isn't doing so well... Maybe the Starting 2 Loyalty DOES hurt?
Right landbase, huh... I think my Landbase may be such an example; I, mean, the list so far has Golos, Tireless Pilgrim , & Crucible of Worlds . I think the question after that is the last question about Wrenn and Six ; but not only is it the hardest to answer, but it involves the Instants & Sorceries having Retrace as an Emblem. Well, at least we have a 2CMC Walker that is great after the hell Tibalt went through until WAR; where he was improved just a little bit; but for the Half Devil, that's a Thumbsupsky enough.
Heh... I figured as much about Xenagos. Now I might be learning something...
Well, at least one Walker with a Starting Loyalty of 2 is to be added...
I know my center color is infamous as a gambling color, but I'm taking my chances on this.
Well, I will say this, I really appreciate all the help I could about this. But if I had one thing to say, it's...:
(Huh... Now I think about it, I think I might actually have learned something. But how can I even learn that very thing if I'm DEAD?!)
Well, I'm actually not dead; just a failed attempt to reference Scott Pilgrim (The Movie, obviously. Though it's a World of Sin that I'm the only Atoner who hates Wallace Wells; Bad art (Graphic Novels.). Bad personality (Both.). He isn't even good as anything. Sorry, but if I had a gripe about the film, Knives' Dad was mentioned, but never shown; & he is an absolute badass.)
No really though, this is going to sound really stupid, but as I'm making a Human Tribal deck as we speak, other plans are still imprinted in my head:
Is there a place anywhere in Commander for Inverter of Truth ? MTG Goldfish even stated this card as "Against all Odds" material, & has an episode about a deck tech about this.
It's quite ironic nobody wants to see a Mono- deck w/ elements outside of that of itself. We got Vivien's Arkbow , Tree of Tales , even Vorinclex, Voice of Hunger stated Jin-Gitaxias, Core Augur is nothing but a dumbass on all regards stating Nature is the prime winner; BUT STILL MADE ARTIFACT CREATURES in w/ quotes by him. Such hypocrisy from a Praetor that Nature is superior to actual though of mind, & INVENTED his own creatures! & this is before KALADESH! While we're at this, there even is Birthing Pod ; another Artifact. I actually have plans to make an anti- Mono- deck. I know everyone wants to say no, but after the accordion crap earlier on, I think it's time to settle the debate: Birds of Paradise to anyone w/ Reach (Spiders must die.). Philosophy of Nature to Philosophy of Evolution (Also Mono- possible, so it does work.), Impurity Killers to even what Thrun, the Last Troll , who is very supportive of the idea of artifice in spite of his Mono- status, as well as his kind driven to extinction. I'll proceed by the time I'm finished w/ my The Red Pill Vorthos Deck.
Sorry about all that. I've so many ideas, it's criminal. Well thanks for all you could; I'm guessing Inverter of Truth won't work in a The First Sliv deck about Casting Self-Exile Spells, while retrieving them back just as easily, are there any cards that can just retrieve Exiled cards FACE-DOWN (Face-Down being the key term; normally Exiled cards are face-up.)? If not, could it still work? I'll keep the Devoid Eldrazi in the Maybeboard until further notice. Well, I'll end this soon enough; but the other 2 projects are literally in my path currently; & wow. How I wasn't working on cEDH Boros after a second cEDH project in the works; sadly, I'm no Limited Edition ALPHA player, so to those that require expensive stuff, why? & are there any conventional reprints that do just as well?
Well, as Gene Wilder would say: Adieu. Adieu. Parting is such sweet sorrow.
3 weeks ago
1 month ago
Solonqo: Having the main plan to get your planeswalkers to ultimate as a win con is never a reliable or a good strategy in edh since it's such a creature-centric and removal heavy format. How the combo works is with God-Eternal Kefnet and Jace, the Mind Sculptor or Scroll Rack in play, I will put Time Warp back on top of my library. On my upkeep, kefnet's spell duplication ability will trigger and I will reveal Time Warp in which I will cast the kefnet copy and put the real one back in my hand. Repeat ad nauseaum.
1 month ago
If you want to make Atraxa Infect I suggest the following,
Privileged Position , Swiftfoot Boots , Lightning Greaves , Time Stretch , Time Warp , Helm of the Host , Rite of Replication , Thassa, God of the Sea , Nylea, God of the Hunt , Vedalken Orrery , Leyline of Anticipation , Alchemist's Refuge .
1 month ago
A good start to making this deck more competitive would be getting rid of unnecessary taplands; I'd start with the Azorius Guildgate and other guildgates replacing them with the shocks in these colors, Hallowed Fountain , Watery Grave and Godless Shrine .
I feel that Planar Bridge doesn't work that well in the deck, its just a 6 mana artifact that you have to wait a whole turn cycle to do anything. Considering this is semi-artifact based maybe you should consider Thran Temporal Gateway , it has the same problem but costs a total 6 less mana to activate.
Isochron Scepter A very cool card! Just noticed you don't have Dramatic Reversal in your list. Those two combo to make infinite mana, and when isochron is in your deck its definitely worth considering adding that spell.
Karn's Temporal Sundering This seems a little out of place in the deck, extra turns are nice but it doesn't seem like the focus, and to cast it you have to already have a legendary in play. If you're going to play an extra turn spell maybe consider Time Warp or Temporal Manipulation . (though I really like Temporal Mastery )
Padeem, Consul of Innovation Seems like a win more card that just dies to removal, I think a counterspell would be better.
Time Warp occurrence in decks from the last year
Commander / EDH:
All decks: 0.03%