Comments and help are most welcome for this deck!

a first collection of cards that will eventually turn into a new EDH deck

I am planning to make this a snake and shaman tribal deck that can also kill by token swarm or by going infinite in some way or the other

A detailed description will be added once the deck is finished

ideas and notes:
Sasaya, Orochi Ascendant is only worth playing when I also play fetches and a Life from the Loam engine of some kind (maybe also add Crucible of Worlds)

targets for Deserted Temple, Magus of the Candelabra:
Cavern of Souls (cast two or more uncounterable creatures)
Gaea's Cradle or Nykthos, Shrine to Nyx (lots of mana)
Maze of Ith (remove two or more creatures from combat)
Oran-Rief, the Vastwood (put two or more +1/+1 counters on your creatures that came into play)
Rogue's Passage (make two or more creatures unblockable)
Thawing Glaciers (put two or more basic lands from your library directly into play)
Tower of the Magistrate (give two or more creatures protection from artifacts)
Yavimaya Hollow (regenerate two or more creatures)

mana sinks:
Tribal Unity
Steel Hellkite
Staff of Domination
Squall Line
Snake Basket
Scavenging Ooze (sort of)
Orochi Hatchery
Omnath, Locus of Mana
Hooded Hydra
Genesis Wave
Chameleon Colossus

combos and synergies:
Staff of Domination + Magus of the Candelabra + any land producing 6 or more mana = inf. mana which can immediately be used for Profit with Staff of Domination (draw the entire deck, gain inf. life).

Seedborn Muse + Cryptolith Rite or Sachi, Daughter of Seshiro and some shamans = huge amounts of mana every turn

problems I've run into while playtesting the deck:
The deck likes to overextend on creatures like many tribal decks do. Boardwipes will usually hit me very hard and I feel like I could use some more protection against them. Maybe play stuff like Wrap in Vigor?


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33% Casual

67% Competitive

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Date added 2 years
Last updated 2 months

This deck is Commander / EDH legal.

Cards 100
Avg. CMC 3.17
Tokens 3/3 Beast, 1/1 Snake
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