Deckbuilding

Conditions Allow - Grist, Voracious Larva EDH

Create Insect tokens and destroy artifacts and enchantments and with this Grist, Voracious Larva and Grist, the Plague Swarm Commander deck!

Azlask Five-Color Eldrazi | $100 Budget EDH Deck Tech

Azlask, the Swelling Scourge | Illustrated by Alexander Mokhov Echoes of Eternity…

Unveiling the Shadows: Evie & Jacob Frye Deck Tech

Partner up the Assassin twins Evie Fyre and Jacob Fyre for this Dimir Assassins Creed Commander deck!

Legends Legends - Johan

Take it back to 1994 with the Tyrant of Tirras, Johan! This Johan Commander deck is built around all the best exert cards available in Naya...

Satirical

Bloomburrow Delayed After Truck Runs Over Jace On The Highway

The bipedal pavement sculptor who wandered in front of traffic is presumed to have had amnesia for the 86th time and forgot what crosswalks are.

Local Man Sacrifices Nontoken Family Member to Pay Alternate Cost for Rent

The decision to pay the alternative cost was made by Dennis Caturwal, who sacrificed his Great Aunt Lucile to keep the apartment.

Revolutionary War Resumes After Discovery of King George III's Platinum Angel

The British Army has received support from swaths of American citizens clamoring for a return to fascist monarchic rule for some fucking reason. This fervor has the current British Monarch they still have for some reason feeling absolutely giddy.

Magic Pro Angers Fans by Keeping Foil Tarmogoyf Token in MH3 Draft

Professional Magic: The Gathering player Michael Bertlong was seen picking a Tarmogoyf token out of a freshly-opened pack of Modern Horizons 3.

Budget

Azlask Five-Color Eldrazi | $100 Budget EDH Deck Tech

Azlask, the Swelling Scourge | Illustrated by Alexander Mokhov Echoes of Eternity…

Is Bird the Word? - $50 Nadu Bird Kindred Deck Tech

Looking for a less degenerate take on Nadu, Winged Wisdom? Try this budget Bird kindred Commander deck from Benjamin Levin!

Assassin's Creed Set Review - Budget

Alejandro reviews the budget cards from Universes Beyond - Assassin's Creed. Find out the best way to assassinate your opponents on the cheap.

Not Your Average Blink Deck | $50 Shilgengar, Sire of Famine Budget EDH Deck Tech

Blink your way to victory on a budget with this Shilgengar, Sire of Famine Commander deck tech from Benjamin Levin.

cEDH

Nadu'ing it! The Future of Simic in EDH

Drake didn't believe Nadu has much cEDH potential when it was spoiled in Modern Horizons 3, but he's starting to rethink the Simic bird.

Stop Playing Blood Moon in cEDH

Does Blood Moon still have a place in the cEDH meta of 2024? Harvey McGuinness suggests it might be time to put the red enchantment away...

Assassin's Creed - cEDH Set Review

Jake FitzSimons looks for the most powerful new cards in Universes Beyond: Assassin's Creed. Will any of them make the cut in cEDH?

Brewing Sharuum the Hegemon in cEDH

Sam Black takes it back to Shards of Alara, before Commander was designed for, and brews a cEDH deck with Sharuum the Hegemon.

Opinion

Am I The Bolas? - The Ethics of Land Destruction

Is land destruction always a hard no in your playgroup? Do you have different rules for mass land destruction and targeted land destruction?

Stop Playing Blood Moon in cEDH

Does Blood Moon still have a place in the cEDH meta of 2024? Harvey McGuinness suggests it might be time to put the red enchantment away...

Am I The Bolas? - Using House Rules to Your Advantage

Lots of Commander groups have their own house rules, but what happens when a player starts taking advantage of those house rules?

Stop Playing Rampant Growth in Commander

Michael Celani isn't saying Rampant Growth is completely useless, but it's not good enough to deserve its top twenty-five position on Scryfall!

Art

Magic Cards With Confusing Art

You probably thought Signal Pest was a robotic chicken, didn't you? Nick Wolf goes over all the Magic art you've been misinterpreting!

Magic Cards Where Artists Misunderstood the Brief

Ever noticed a Magic card with art that doesn't match the card's name? You're not alone, Nick Wolf has compiled the most egregious examples!

Magic in Miniature II - Celebrating Magic's Art and Artists

Take a look inside Magic in Miniature II, the art gallery of MTG artist proofs and the history of Magic artwork.

Flavor of the Month: Text is for Nerds

Enough with all this reading. Chester Spitz, resident Cool Guy, has taken over the column this month for a textless-themed Commander deck.

Vorthos

The Five Worst Things That Happened To Ajani

Ajani hasn't always had an easy run of things, and Ciel Collins is here to chronicle the worst five things that ever happened to the big cat.

The Flavor Gems of Modern Horizons 3

Modern Horizons has a history of throwbacks and references and immaculate flavor, so Jubilee is here to guide you through the gems of MH3!

Atraxa, Praetors' Voice Commander Deck Tech | Spreading Contagion and Poisonous Power

Spread the glory of the Phyrexians and infect the Commander table with this Atraxa, Praetors' Voice EDH deck.

What Would They Play: Kuwasi Balagoon

What would Kuwasi Balagoon, author of A Soldier's Story: Revolutionary Writings by A New Afrikan Nationalist play if he played Commander?

Rules Resources

The Basics of "Battle" - New Card Type Explained!

What is a Battle card? How do they work? Judge and CAG member Charlotte Sable breaks down Magic’s newest card type.

How To Enforce Competitive REL in Multiplayer Games

Enforcing the rules is hard enough for judges at the best of the times, but what happens when they're adjudicating multiplayer games?

Common cEDH Tournament Issues

What sort of issues do cEDH players and judges run into at tournaments? Kevin Sugihara speaks with the Head Judge of Silicon Dynasty.

The Best and Weirdest Combos from Phyrexia: All Will Be One

Phyrexia: All Will Be One has arrived with a whole host of new combos! Myles Schaller of Commander Spellbook runs us through the best and weirdest.

Profiles

Interview: Lucas Kunce, Magic Player and Missouri Senate Candidate

A conversation with Missouri Candidate for U.S. Senate Lucas Kunce about his stance on how how Magic has changed, and how he has changed with Magic.

An Interview With Dr. Wendi Sierra, Bethesda Scholar, On Magic's Fallout Decks

A interview Dr. Wendi Sierra, Assistant Professor at TCU and scholar of Bethesda games, about how Magic adapted Fallout.

Green Mages: An Interview with Principal Packaging Lead at WOTC, Veronica Ruggenberg

Ever wondered what Wizards of the Coast and Hasbro are doing about making Magic more sustainable? Veronica Ruggenberg is on it!

cEDH, Being A Good Person & Not Giving a Shit with Thraben U

"I guess for me right now, I don't give a shit about being the best."