Dragonlord Silumgar

Legality

Format Legality
Tiny Leaders Legal
1v1 Commander Legal
Magic Duels Legal
Canadian Highlander Legal
Vintage Legal
Modern Legal
Custom Legal
Leviathan Legal
Legacy Legal
Frontier Legal
Duel Commander Legal
Oathbreaker Legal
Unformat Legal
Casual Legal
Commander / EDH Legal

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Set Rarity
Dragons of Tarkir (DTK) Mythic Rare
Promo Set (000) None

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Dragonlord Silumgar

Legendary Creature — Elder Dragon

Flying, deathtouch

When Dragonlord Silumgar enters the battlefield, gain control of target creature or planeswalker for as long as you control Dragonlord Silumgar.

Dragonlord Silumgar Discussion

itachi45 on Grixis control dragons

1 month ago

Sorry man, I wasn't trying to be condescending. Definitely came off that way though.

Yes, it becomes a 2 mana Counterspell , which is unheard of in modern. It requires a dragon in your hand, true, but you probably would have mulliganed into a threat in hand anyway.

With a deck of top end threats, you're going to want 1) to be playing on curve and 2) to be reactive the first 5-6 turns or so. You can play threats earlier, but you run the risk of passing with shields down, having your threat killed, and then spending the rest of the game on the back heel.

As a final thought, I see why you like Glorybringer. A 4/4 flying haster is good, but I would hesitate to include it here. It is best in decks playing other haste threats because it is good at massive damage, but has no staying power. I would instead recommend Silumgar, the Drifting Death or Dragonlord Silumgar , as both of those have a most lasting effect on the battlefield, which is optimal for a game of attrition.

Ravenrose on Dergons!!

3 months ago

Wild Pair is a must for this deck. Living Death and Primevals' Glorious Rebirth are good recurrsion cards. Seek the Horizon is also good ramp. Dromoka, the Eternal and Dragonlord Dromoka are some important dragons. Silumgar, the Drifting Death and Dragonlord Silumgar are also considerations. Verix Bladewing should also be considered. Where Ancients Tread is better than some of the curses. Diabolic Tutor can search up anything you need.

I hope this helps!

Doctorlobo89 on Yarok, The ETB Triggers

3 months ago

Gonti, Lord of Luxury would be a great asset to the etb triggers. His triggers will be of great use in this deck to steal form opponents decks. This is also not limited to cards like Hostage Taker , Dragonlord Silumgar and many more steal cards.

To go with Avenger of Zendikar you can throw in Grave Titan but that is completely up to you.

Rune-Scarred Demon , Shriekmaw , Farhaven Elf , God-Eternal Rhonas and Wood Elves be a nice addition. Add Conjurer's Closet and you can have more etb triggers added to the arsenal with your Deadeye Navigator .

I noticed that there is a distinct lack of enchantment triggers for Agent of Erebos and Eidolon of Blossoms . I would recommend avoiding those cards for now until you decide to have the deck become more enchantment heavy.

Optimator on Nikki Borgees

4 months ago

"One-card wincons" to consider: Insurrection , Expropriate , Painful Quandary , Rise of the Dark Realms , Revel in Riches , Cut / Ribbons . Perhaps Clone Legion , Rite of Replication , Mogis, God of Slaughter , Hour of Promise , Blatant Thievery , Grave Betrayal , or Mind's Dilation .

The Chain Veil , Inexorable Tide , Contagion Clasp , and Contagion Engine maybe?

One thing to think about is getting Nicol Bolas flipped and maybe joined by the other planeswalkers and casting Obliterate , Jokulhaups , Devastation , or Decree of Annihilation . Almost guaranteed ultimates. Nicol Bolas, Dragon-God would be the best--proxy for now and include in first build?

Possible upgrades:

Boardwipes: Toxic Deluge , Black Sun's Zenith , Hour of Devastation , Decree of Pain , Curse of the Swine , In Garruk's Wake , Deadly Tempest , Evacuation , Nevinyrral's Disk , Last One Standing , Perilous Vault , Oblivion Stone , Kindred Dominance , Necromantic Selection , Subterranean Tremors

Removal: Capsize , Bedevil , Hero's Downfall , Chaos Warp , Kolaghan's Command , Reality Shift , Pongify , Rapid Hybridization , Vraska's Contempt , Rakdos Charm , Price of Fame , In Bolas's Clutches , Plaguecrafter , Merciless Executioner , Fleshbag Marauder , Unstable Obelisk , Vandalblast , By Force , Shatterstorm , Hostage Taker , Yawgmoth's Vile Offering , Settle the Score , Dark Impostor , Hour of Glory , Sever the Bloodline , Silence the Believers , Spread the Sickness , Slave of Bolas , Electrodominance

Draw: (I would add Erebos once you're home) Patient Rebuilding , Phyrexian Arena , Greed , Arguel's Blood Fast  Flip, Notion Thief , Windfall , Mystical Tutor , Blue Sun's Zenith , Pull from Tomorrow , Stroke of Genius , Braingeyser , Mind Spring , Expansion / Explosion , Invoke the Firemind , Deliver Unto Evil , Augur of Bolas , Painful Truths , Fevered Visions , Search for Azcanta  Flip, Fact or Fiction , Dig Through Time , Treasure Cruise , Tidings , Thassa, God of the Sea , Day's Undoing , Reforge the Soul , Standstill , Deep Analysis , Necrologia , Steady Progress , Tezzeret's Gambit , Oath of Jace

Random utility: Ophiomancer , Metallurgic Summonings , As Fortold, Pendrell Mists , No Mercy , Stranglehold , Fated Return , Dark Intimations , Spellseeker , Sire Of Insanity , Thief of Sanity , Spark Double , Primal Amulet  Flip, Dragon's Hoard , Mystic Retrieval , Shreds of Sanity , Spelltwine , Ashiok, Dream Render , Torpor Orb , Baleful Strix , Darksteel Myr , Solemn Simulacrum , Wayfarer's Bauble , Vedalken Orrery , Saheeli, Sublime Artificer , Will Kenrith , Mana Geyser , Gem of Becoming , Thran Dynamo , Narset, Parter of Veils , Keranos, God of Storms , Thrilling Encore , Star Compass , Coldsteel Heart , Kazuul, Tyrant of the Cliffs , Ensnaring Bridge , Crawlspace , Expedition Map , Burnished Hart , Torment of Scarabs , Cruel Reality , Mnemonic Betrayal , Yawgmoth's Will , Bloodchief Ascension , Nightscape Familiar , Gonti, Lord of Luxury , Thaumatic Compass  Flip, Dreadhorde Invasion , Fraying Omnipotence , Thrummingbird , Viral Drake , Past in Flames , Mizzix's Mastery , Omniscience , Tainted AEther , Aid the Fallen , Deepglow Skate , Flux Channeler , Rings of Brighthearth , Silent Arbiter , Meekstone , Mudslide , Astral Cornucopia , Everflowing Chalice , Lethal Vapors , Sunbird's Invocation , Stolen Strategy , Maze of Ith , Spreading Plague , Merchant Scroll , Polluted Bonds , Black Market , Grave Upheaval , Memory Plunder , Pain Magnification

Beaters: Dragonlord Silumgar , The Scorpion God , The Locust God , The Scarab God , God-Eternal Kefnet , God-Eternal Bontu , Darksteel Colossus , Colossus of Akros , Visara the Dreadful , Tsabo Tavoc , Avatar of Woe , Balefire Dragon , Nicol Bolas , Hellkite Tyrant , Bladewing the Risen , Grave Titan , Inferno Titan , Steel Hellkite , Vampire Nighthawk , Torrential Gearhulk , Noxious Gearhulk , Combustible Gearhulk , Dominus of Fealty , Roil Elemental , Tidespout Tyrant , Kokusho, the Evening Star , Keiga, the Tide Star , Ryusei, the Falling Star , Wrexial, the Risen Deep , Etali, Primal Storm , Nezahal, Primal Tide , Tetzimoc, Primal Death , Dread , The Haunt of Hightower , Niv-Mizzet, the Firemind , Razaketh, the Foulblooded , Enigma Drake , Crackling Drake , Archfiend of Depravity , Sheoldred, Whispering One , Thing in the Ice  Flip, Niv-Mizzet, Parun , Sepulchral Primordial , Molten Primordial , Diluvian Primordial , Ob Nixilis, Unshackled , Sire of Stagnation , Utvara Hellkite

pizzagod13 on U/B Theft Deck Help

5 months ago

Pretty much looking for help and suggestions on this U/B theft deck I am currently building. It is a conversion of a Oona combo deck I had, but I am taking it apart because winning with combo leaves a bad taste in my mouth.

Anyway, the deck pretty much just wants to steal my opponents stuff. If they are playing it, I want to play it!

The commander is Dragonlord Silumgar and he is a stealyboy. Anyhow, you can find the deck list here any help is appreciated.

Thank you for reading and have a good day... unless I steal it >:D

Edit: Oh, and I am on somewhat of a budget. That was a pretty silly thing to forget...

Derpsofdoom on The Ur-Dragon Initiative

6 months ago

@Vlasiax: Yeah, normally when I move cards in and out, I generally go over a good explanation of why I do so. The last time I did though, was basically a huge revamp of the deck and so it wasn't just 5 or so cards. it was more like 20 or more lol and Selvala just happened to be one of them that I wanted for another deck (which was originally a Ghalta, Primal Hunger storm deck, then it become Selvala storm). I might try Glorybringer , he does seem decent and would reduce cmc a bit. Kolaghan, the Storm's Fury is one I have always loved and would love to throw back in, but its very possible that I might just do so. Have to contemplate it. My group plays seems pretty big bomb cards. We are constantly ending games by turn 5 or 6 with our standard edh decks and then turn 3 or less with our competitive decks. So generally Dragonlord Silumgar grabs something really great. Again, it all depends on playgroup, but we will see what I decide to shift around. As I said, might decide to build a Ramos deck to try and play with niv-mizzet or niv as commander.

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Dragonlord Silumgar occurrence in decks from the last year

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All decks: 0.01%