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Deck Link | Kaalia, Mirror Breaker EDH

  1. Infinite Combo
  2. Synergy
  3. Combat Damage

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Deck Stats

Sample Opening Draw:

  1. Swamp | Alternative is any producing land

  2. Chrome Mox | Any card to Imprint

  3. Mana Crypt

  4. Buried Alive | Tutor Karmic Guide + Kiki-Jiki, Mirror Breaker + Restoration Angel

  5. Reanimate | Infinite Haste Angels

There are too many other alternative opening draw combinations to list them all.

Alternative cards that can enable a Turn 1 Win:

Chrome Mox Imprint + Fetid Heath |

Chrome Mox Imprint + Graven Cairns |

Dark Ritual |

Gemstone Caverns |

Lotus Petal |

Mana Crypt + Sol Ring + Talisman of Hierarchy |

Mana Crypt + Sol Ring + Talisman of Indulgence |

Mana Crypt + Sol Ring + Arcane Signet |

Mana Crypt + Sol Ring + Rakdos Signet |

Cards: Buried Alive + Reanimate

CMC:

Reanimate alternates: Animate Dead, Dance of the Dead, Necromancy, Corpse Dance, or Karmic Guide*

  1. Cast Buried Alive
  2. Resolve Buried Alive placing Restoration Angel, Kiki-Jiki, Mirror Breaker, and Karmic Guide (top) in graveyard
  3. Cast Reanimate target Karmic Guide
  4. Resolve Reanimate and return Karmic Guide to the battlefield
  5. Target Kiki-Jiki, Mirror Breaker with the Karmic Guide ETB
  6. Resolve Karmic Guide ETB returning Kiki-Jiki, Mirror Breaker to battlefield
  7. Kiki-Jiki, Mirror Breaker target Karmic Guide
  8. Resolve Kiki-Jiki, Mirror Breaker activated ability placing a Karmic Guide copy on the battlefield
  9. Target Restoration Angel with the Karmic Guide copy ETB
  10. Resolve Karmic Guide copy ETB and return Restoration Angel to the battlefield
  11. Target Kiki-Jiki, Mirror Breaker with the Restoration Angel ETB
  12. Resolve Restoration Angel ETB exiling and returning Kiki-Jiki, Mirror Breaker to the battlefield
  13. Kiki-Jiki, Mirror Breaker target Restoration Angel
  14. Resolve Kiki-Jiki, Mirror Breaker activated ability placing a Restoration Angel copy on the battlefield
  15. Repeat steps 11. though 14. an Infinite number of times for Infinite Restoration Angel with haste
  16. Combat phase attack for lethal

Tips:

Cards: Entomb + Animate Dead + Goblin Bombardment

CMC:

Entomb alternates: Leonin Relic-Warder, Buried Alive

Animate Dead alternates: Dance of the Dead, Necromancy

Goblin Bombardment alternatives: Razaketh, the Foulblooded*

  1. Cast Goblin Bombardment
  2. Resolve Goblin Bombardment to the battlefield
  3. Cast Entomb
  4. Resolve Entomb placing Leonin Relic-Warder in graveyard
  5. Cast Animate Dead target Leonin Relic-Warder
  6. Resolve Animate Dead ETB and return Leonin Relic-Warder to the battlefield
  7. Target Animate Dead with the Leonin Relic-Warder ETB
  8. Resolve Leonin Relic-Warder ETB exiling Animate Dead
  9. Do not let the Animate Dead LTB resolve!
  10. Instead, activate Goblin Bombardment and sacrifice Leonin Relic-Warder placing in the graveyard
  11. Goblin Bombardment activated ability goes on the stack to deal 1 damage to any target
  12. Resolve Leonin Relic-Warder LTB to return Animate Dead to the battlefield
  13. Repeat steps 6. though 12. an Infinite number of times for Infinite Goblin Bombardment damage
  14. End the loop by not targeting the Animate Dead with the Leonin Relic-Warder ETB in 7.
  15. Resolve Infinite Goblin Bombardment activated abilities from 11. and deal Infinite damage to any targets

Tips:

Cards: Entomb + Animate Dead + Bogardan Hellkite

CMC:

Entomb alternates: Buried Alive

Animate Dead alternates: Dance of the Dead, Necromancy, Kiki-Jiki, Mirror Breaker*

Bogardan Hellkite alternatives: Dragon Tempest, Rune-Scarred Demon, Demonlord Belzenlok, Vilis, Broker of Blood

  1. Cast Entomb
  2. Resolve Entomb placing Worldgorger Dragon in graveyard
  3. Cast Animate Dead target Worldgorger Dragon
  4. Resolve Animate Dead ETB and return Worldgorger Dragon to the battlefield
  5. Resolve Worldgorger Dragon ETB exiling Animate Dead and all permanents you control
  6. Resolve Animate Dead LTB and sacrifice Worldgorger Dragon
  7. Resolve Worldgorger Dragon LTB returning Animate Dead and all permanents you control to the battlefield
  8. Do not let the Animate Dead ETB resolve!
  9. Instead, all mana producing lands and artifacts
  10. Repeat steps 4. through 9. to generate mana
  11. Cast Bogardan Hellkite with Flash
  12. Resolve Bogardan Hellkite ETB to deal 5 damage to any target
  13. Continue to repeat steps 4. through 9. having Bogardan Hellkite ETB deal Infinite damage to any targets

Tips:

Cards: Dockside Extortionist + Corpse Dance + Goblin Bombardment

Requirement: There must be at least 5 artifacts and enchantments your opponents control on the battlefield

CMC:

Goblin Bombardment alternatives: Razaketh, the Foulblooded*

  1. Cast Goblin Bombardment
  2. Resolve Goblin Bombardment to the battlefield
  3. Cast Dockside Extortionist when 5+ artifacts and enchantments are under opponents control
  4. Resolve Dockside Extortionist ETB and create 5+ Treasure
  5. Activate Goblin Bombardment and sacrifice Dockside Extortionist placing in the graveyard
  6. Resolve Goblin Bombardment activated ability from 6. and deal 1 damage to an opponent
  7. 5 Treasure and sacrifice to add 5
  8. Cast Corpse Dance with buyback (top creature is Dockside Extortionist)
  9. Resolve Corpse Dance and return Dockside Extortionist to the battlefield
  10. Repeat steps 4. though 9. an Infinite number of times for Infinite Goblin Bombardment damage

Tips:

  • During step 5. if there are 6+ artifacts and enchantments under opponents control this will also generate Infinite mana in the form of Treasure

  • Do not rely on artifact or enchantment counts that have a sacrifice built in, example Treasure, as an opponent can sacrifice them to disrupt the combo

  • Razaketh, the Foulblooded can replace the Goblin Bombardment as the sacrifice outlet, simply Infinite tutor enough and mana rocks and Goblin Bombardment, then cast them between step 7. and 8., and continue the loop using Goblin Bombardment for Infinite Goblin Bombardment damage

Dark Confidant | Low CMC Draw

Hall of the Bandit Lord | CMC1 One-Shot Dragon Tempest

Steelshaper's Gift | CMC Lightning Greaves

Street Wraith | 98 Card Commander with 38 Life > 99 Card Commander with 40 Life

Buried Alive | Kiki-Jiki, Mirror Breaker, Karmic Guide, Restoration Angel, Leonin Relic-Warder, Worldgorger Dragon, Razaketh, the Foulblooded

Demonic Tutor | Buried Alive, Reanimate, Leonin Relic-Warder, Animate Dead, Goblin Bombardment, Entomb, Dragon Tempest, Master of Cruelties, Lightning Greaves

Diabolic Intent | Buried Alive, Reanimate, Leonin Relic-Warder, Animate Dead, Goblin Bombardment, Entomb, Dragon Tempest, Master of Cruelties, Lightning Greaves

Enlightened Tutor | Animate Dead, Necropotence, Goblin Bombardment, Dragon Tempest, Lightning Greaves,

Entomb | Leonin Relic-Warder, Worldgorger Dragon, Faithless Looting, Kiki-Jiki, Mirror Breaker, Razaketh, the Foulblooded,

Gamble | Buried Alive, Reanimate, Leonin Relic-Warder, Animate Dead, Goblin Bombardment, Entomb, Dragon Tempest, Master of Cruelties, Lightning Greaves

Grim Tutor | Buried Alive, Reanimate, Leonin Relic-Warder, Animate Dead, Goblin Bombardment, Entomb, Dragon Tempest, Master of Cruelties, Lightning Greaves

Imperial Seal | Buried Alive, Reanimate, Leonin Relic-Warder, Animate Dead, Goblin Bombardment, Entomb, Dragon Tempest, Master of Cruelties, Lightning Greaves

Mausoleum Secrets | Reanimate, Animate Dead, Entomb, Tainted Pact

Steelshaper's Gift | Lightning Greaves

Tainted Pact | Razaketh, the Foulblooded, Rakdos the Defiler, Master of Cruelties, Angel of Despair

Vampiric Tutor | Buried Alive, Reanimate, Leonin Relic-Warder, Animate Dead, Goblin Bombardment, Entomb, Dragon Tempest, Master of Cruelties, Lightning Greaves

Razaketh, the Foulblooded | Leonin Relic-Warder, Animate Dead, Goblin Bombardment

Rune-Scarred Demon | Buried Alive, Reanimate, Leonin Relic-Warder, Animate Dead, Goblin Bombardment, Entomb, Dragon Tempest, Master of Cruelties, Lightning Greaves

10/03/2017 | Avg. Turn 5.0

02/01/2019 | Avg. Turn 5.0 | Combo 50% | Synergy 20% | Damage 30%

01/27/2020 | Avg. Turn 4.3 | Combo 70% | Synergy 20% | Damage 10% | T3 Land 100%

Maybeboard Evaluation

Comments with recommendations or criticism to improve deck and synergy is appreciated and would help me out!

Avacyn, Angel of Hope | No ETB, Limited Impact ADD

Bogardan Hellkite | High CMC, Same use as Dragon Tempest

Corpse Dance | High CMC Recursion

Diabolic Intent | Situational Tutor

Gemstone Caverns | Too Random

Mausoleum Secrets | Situational Tutor

Necromancy | High CMC

Ransack the Lab | Sorcery

Talisman of Conviction | Off-Colors

Worldgorger Dragon | Duplication of Leonin Relic-Warder, Needs Bogardan Hellkite

Aurelia, the Warleader | 79% of 2036 decks | +59% synergy

Lord of the Void | 61% of 2036 decks | 51% synergy

Boros Signet | 80% of 2054 decks | 11% synergy

  • Excludes 51.55% for 20.62%, No statistical advantage

  • Even though it's , the makes it , Too slow

Considerations

Bruna, the Fading Light + Gisela, the Broken Blade | Brisela, Voice of Nightmares

Hellkite Charger or Aggravated Assault + Sword of Feast and Famine | Infinite Combat Phases

Crucible of Worlds + Armageddon or Ravages of War or Cataclysm | Synergy Land Destruction + Strip Mine + Wasteland

Crucible of Worlds + Command Beacon | Synergy CMC 5 Kaalia of the Vast

Sanguine Bond + Exquisite Blood + Damage or Life Gain | Infinite Damage + Life Gain

Sneak Attack + Imperial Recruiter or Recruiter of the Guard | Tutor Kiki-Jiki, Mirror Breaker + Village Bell-Ringer or Felidar Guardian Infinite Flicker Combo

Adarkar Valkyrie + Kiki-Jiki, Mirror Breaker + Goblin Bombardment | Infinite Damage

Adarkar Valkyrie + Karmic Guide + Lightning Greaves or Dragon Tempest + Goblin Bombardment | Infinite Damage

Adarkar Valkyrie + Aurelia, the Warleader + Goblin Bombardment | Infinite Combat Phases

Adarkar Valkyrie + Zealous Conscripts + Goblin Bombardment | Infinite Damage

Zealous Conscripts + Kiki-Jiki, Mirror Breaker | Infinite Haste Humans

Thornbite Staff + Adarkar Valkyrie or Kiki-Jiki, Mirror Breaker + Creature + Goblin Bombardment | Infinite Damage

Thornbite Staff + Kiki-Jiki, Mirror Breaker + Angel of Despair | Synergy Destroy All Creatures

Village Bell-Ringer + Kiki-Jiki, Mirror Breaker | Infinite Haste Humans

Village Bell-Ringer + Adarkar Valkyrie + Goblin Bombardment | Infinite Damage

Lightning Crafter + Kiki-Jiki, Mirror Breaker + Goblin Bombardment | Infinite Damage

Kormus Bell + Urborg, Tomb of Yawgmoth + Linvala, Keeper of Silence or Balefire Dragon | Synergy No Mana

Sundial of the Infinite + Whip of Erebos or Sneak Attack | Exile Avoidance

Reveillark + Kiki-Jiki, Mirror Breaker + Goblin Bombardment | Infinite Damage

Reveillark + Karmic Guide + Goblin Bombardment | Infinite Damage

Wispweaver Angel + Kiki-Jiki, Mirror Breaker | Infinite Haste Angels

Combat Celebrant + Kiki-Jiki, Mirror Breaker | Infinite Combat Phases

Stranglehold + Maralen of the Mornsong | Prevent Opponents Draw

Angel's Grace + Ad Nauseam | Infinite Tutor

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Kaalia of the Vast | EDHREC Statistics
Kaalia, Mirror Breaker EDH | Deckstats Statistics
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Casual

98% Competitive

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Date added 4 years
Last updated 2 weeks
Exclude colors UG
Splash colors R
Legality

This deck is Commander / EDH legal.

Rarity (main - side)

17 - 0 Mythic Rares

54 - 0 Rares

18 - 0 Uncommons

8 - 0 Commons

Cards 100
Avg. CMC 2.94
Tokens None Treasure, None Copy Clone
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+1 Lurrus of the Dream-Den maybe