BIGGER, SMARTER, FASTER, STRONGER. My attempt to build an edh using and abusing Iroas, God of Victory

Make Them Bigger, Stronger

Creature Buffs: Agrus Kos, Wojek Veteran, Sublime Archangel, Sword of the Animist, Hero of Bladehold, Angel of Jubilation, Balefire Liege, Hero of Oxid Ridge, Nobilis of War, Oathsworn Giant, Ogre Battledriver, Glory of Warfare, Marshal's Anthem, and Sword of Feast and Famine.

Make Them Smarter

Vigilance: Angelic Field Marshal, Angelic Skirmisher, Aurelia, the Warleader, and Stonehewer Giant.

Flying: Angel of Jubilation, Aurelia, the Warleader, Angelic Field Marshal, Tyrant's Familiar, Angelic Skirmisher, Firemane Avenger, Hellkite Charger, Nobilis of War, Tyrant's Familiar, and Victory's Herald.

Trample: Archetype of Aggression.

Lifelink: Angelic Skirmisher, Victory's Herald, Windbrisk Raptor, True Conviction, and Basilisk Collar.

Other Stuff: Rakka Mar, Viashino Heretic, Stranglehold, Soltari Visionary, Stonehewer Giant, and Argentum Armor

Make Them Faster

Haste & Double Strike: Aurelia, the Warleader, Hellkite Charger, Hero of Oxid Ridge, Ogre Battledriver, Assemble the Legion, Berserkers' Onslaught, and True Conviction.

Double Damage & Extra Attack Phases: Gratuitous Violence, Aurelia, the Warleader, Hellkite Charger, Boros Charm, and Aggravated Assault.

Iroas, God of Victory's 1st and 2nd abilities, aka Menace ability and suto Dolmen Gate will guide you to victory.

(1st ability) Creatures you control have "Menace": Butcher Orgg, Cyclops Gladiator, Laccolith Titan, Boros Battleshaper, Tyrant's Familiar, Basilisk Collar, Infiltration Lens if they block draw 4 cards, Kusari-Gama this will trigger twice, and Sword of Feast and Famine.

(2nd ability) Attack Without Worry: attack and buff your creatures with, Agrus Kos, Wojek Veteran, Hero of Bladehold, Hero of Oxid Ridge, Nobilis of War, and Ogre Battledriver. Attack with these and get other stuff: Victory's Herald,and Windbrisk Raptor. Taking advantage of the 2nd ability: Sword of the Animist, Lightmine Field, Powerstone Minefield, and Pyrohemia. Add Vedalken Orrery to the 2nd ability and cast these when attacking: Blasphemous Act, Chain Reaction, and Mizzium Mortars. Fault Line, and Starstorm for when you don't have Vedalken Orrery.

Board Wipe Combos

Iroas, God of Victory + Fault Line, Starstorm + Iroas, God of Victory, Pyrohemia + Iroas, God of Victory, Butcher Orgg + Basilisk Collar, Vedalken Orrery + Iroas, God of Victory + Blasphemous Act, or Chain Reaction, or Mizzium Mortars, and Kusari-Gama + Basilisk Collar.

Other Good Combos: Sword of Feast and Famine + Aggravated Assault, Sword of Feast and Famine + Hellkite Charger, Laccolith Titan + Basilisk Collar, and Basilisk Collar + Tyrant's Familiar.

Like what you see, +1. Don't like what you see ? Check out my other deck Selvala, Explored and Returned with tokens

Things You May Have Missed

I missed this stuff too: Agrus Kos, Wojek Veteran, Hero of Oxid Ridge, and Hero of Bladehold they all buff my creatures when they attack so giving them extra attack phases to attack again, buffs them again. So its "battle cry x2" from the Hero's, and its +4/+0 form Agrus Kos, Wojek Veteran on the second attack. Angelic Skirmisher also triggers twice. Not only for my extra combat phases, but my opponents as well. you're all going "duhhh" right, but i knew this too. Didn't realize i have been missing these triggers all the time.


So I had a hard time making a cut but I went with Quicksilver Amulet because it's only good at cheating creatures into play for cheap that's the upside the downside is you waste a turn playing it and it doesn't do anything else so it feels like a wasted slot in the deck also with the added nonbasic lands giving me my colors better this helps me out so much not having to worry about color screw. The Quicksilver Amulet was good for this... I added in Soltari Visionary for the enchantment removal. It also has 2 white mana symbols in it which helps iroas. This change also helped smooth out my mana curve

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NewHorizons says... #1

Can you give me the code to make the font different and make the box transparent?

August 9, 2016 8:57 a.m.

griffstick says... #2

I will use the $ sign in places that it doesn't belong to keep the code visible. for the font, to change the text from normal to comic Sans <$font face="Comic Sans MS">. To change the font color, <$font color="red"> to change the font size (this site runs on size 3) <$font size="5">. Last important code for font is <$font/> this code puts a stop to all font codes except font face code. To get the bars like this

you simply put the _ symbol more than once.

August 9, 2016 11:37 a.m.

NewHorizons says... #3

Interested in making the text boxes transparent like on here as well.

August 9, 2016 11:52 a.m.

griffstick says... #4

The code to make the box transparent is

<$link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="" />

copy this code and take the $ sign out. This code doesn't always show transparency on phones, but on a computer it always will.

August 9, 2016 11:55 a.m.

griffstick says... #5

Put a special thanks on your page for me

August 9, 2016 11:57 a.m.

griffstick says... #6

Upgraded the mana base

March 26, 2017 10:08 p.m.

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