Wall of Tanglecord


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

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Set Rarity
Scars of Mirrodin (SOM) Common

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Wall of Tanglecord

Artifact Creature — Wall


{{G}}: Wall of Tanglecord gains reach until end of turn. (It can block creatures with flying.)

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Wall of Tanglecord Discussion

dragonforce60 on Esper Wall-Mill

2 days ago

Awfully did the math and I think you'll need 24 lands for this guy. Mainly wanted to say Wall of Omens , Tree of Perdition , and Wall of Tanglecord . But there's tonnes of other stuff too Hedron Crab , Jace's Phantasm , Glimpse the Unthinkable , Crypt Incursion , Mind Funeral , Archive Trap , Visions of Beyond , Manic Scribe . There are cheaper options for answers instead of 2-drop countermagic seeing as this guy isn't purely controlly Condemn , Dismember , Inquisition of Kozilek etc.. For the sideboard you have access to stuff like Dispel , Ratchet Bomb , Tormod's Crypt , Spell Snare etc..

Best of luck mill always looks fun!

dragonforce60 on RFC: Infinite Deck for Beginner Series

1 month ago

Wall of Omens is great in home-brews (highly recommend 3). Wall of Tanglecord, Nyx-Fleece Ram, Llanowar Augur off the top of my head

Vlasiax on Defenders Matter

2 months ago

If you want to draw more cards then I'd suggest lowering the land count and average CMC of the deck. You don't need cards like Angelic Chorus or Felidar Guardian, I'd just add some 1-2 CMC Walls like Wall of Tanglecord.
For reference here's my Arcades deck: Impenetrable Shield

MrCuddlefish on monob aggro

3 months ago

Also instead of two [Gurmag Angler] and two Relic of Progenitus in the side I would put two Nihil Spellbomb and one Dross Golem or Wall of Tanglecord (For blocking your opponents Gurmag Anglers or other big things) or Gravepurge or another piece of hate such as Doom Blade, Disfigure, Terror or Murder.

Saugustine on Crushed by a Wall

6 months ago

I think you might want Wall of Tanglecord instead of Fortified Rampart. All colorless mana requirement and can gain reach in a pinch.

Only drawback is it loses the reach if you have to board in Stony, but even in that case, it's effectively the same as the Rampart.

Hi_diddly_ho_neighbor on The Department of Defense

6 months ago

Balzeron: First of all I would like to say that I am honored that my deck has helped inspire your deck building. Secondly, I have some responses to you comments below:

Amaranthine Wall and Hornet Nest are ones that I am still considering. The indestructibility is definitely a nice ability and being able to make a bunch of 1/1 flying death touchers when someone blocks the nest is pretty awesome.

Fog Bank, Guard Gomazoa, and Mindbender Spores are all great cards if you are going a more defensive route. I chose to exclude them because I am a more aggressive list and I wanted big (4 toughness or greater), cheap walls.

Hover Barrier, Monastery Flock, Wall of Air, and Living Wall could all easily be swapped in here and are a preference choice if you are worried about fliers.

My deck personally doesn't want cards like Manor Gargoyle, Ezuri, Claw of Progress, Woolly Razorback, Plumeveil, Soulbound Guardians, or Fortified Area as all of these cards either have power greater than 2 or pump my creatures power. I rely heavily on staying at 2 power or less so I can abuse Tetsuko Umezawa, Fugitive or Sidar Kondo of Jamuraa.

The same goes for Doorkeeper. Mill is already hard enough to pull off with a dedicated mill deck in EDH because decks are large and there are 3 opponents. I'd rather play either larger walls or defenders with more relevant abilities.

The banding suggestions are interesting. I had to re-read the rules on banding and I did not realize it also affects attacking creatures. Those could be interesting, I'll have to think about that.

Champion's Helm is a great suggestion. Wave of Reckoning is a good board wipe for Arcades, however, I feel that the 4 I have all have a bit more upside.

Spidersilk Armor and Tower Defense are awesome with Arcades and may very well end up in my final list. Right now I want to try out Hold the Gates over Spidersilk Armor as it has a higher upside and I already have a number of answers for fliers (Wonder, Angelic Wall, Wall of Tanglecord, Wall of Denial and Arcades himself). Since this list is aggressive, I think vigilance is actually a more impactful keyword in my deck. I already have a pseudo Tower Defense in Defender of the Order. I don't think Defender is particularly better than the Defense, but I have an old foil of it from Legions which I just really want to play.

Thanks for the comments and if you ever want another pair of eyes on your deck, let me know.

SalemGraves on Arcades fortress

6 months ago

I realized that Wall of Tanglecord is better than Fortified Rampart and switched those two because they are essentially the same card but one gains reach

SalemGraves on Arcades fortress

6 months ago

I’m switching out Wall of Tanglecord to put in the new M19 wall Suspicious Bookcase because it seems to want to play into this deck strategy

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