1. #2121
    Quote Originally Posted by Pendulous View Post
    These gods are insane, I can't wait to see the ones I actually care about.
    Those are the only three, scorpion, scarab, and locust. Story is that there were 8 of them and Bolas took the insect ones and put them away to corrupt for a later date.

    Scarab is the best one. I want to build U/B control all day right now.

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  2. #2122
    Random horse tribal out of nowhere on a pretty good card to boot.


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    Not exactly a tribal card though. Works better outside a "horse" deck, into a life gain deck. Its tokens would get the indestructible, and with a deck that's always gaining life, you get a 5/5 indestructible for free every turn.

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    Quote Originally Posted by MisterGhostly View Post
    It was a mistake coming to this thread. I told myself a decade ago that I couldn't afford to play Magic anymore...
    Haha, feeling almost the same here. Last versions I remember playing were something around Tempest/Exodus/6th/7th, and now I feel like playing again... Good that there's no addicted friends luring me in. What a great game.

  5. #2125
    Guess now we know 2 of the tribes for this year's Commander decks.


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    So the Wizards commander 2017 page now has a header with The Ur-Dragon, Arahbo, and those two. They appear to be the face cards for the last two decks. The first one's clearly a vampire which is awesome. The second one, people can't seem to agree on but the current leading guess is clerics.

  7. #2127
    Got some images from Comic Con for Unstable. Man I wish we had some of this art style back in Magic more often. Love the racoon selling squirrels.











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    So the Wizards commander 2017 page now has a header with The Ur-Dragon, Arahbo, and those two. They appear to be the face cards for the last two decks. The first one's clearly a vampire which is awesome. The second one, people can't seem to agree on but the current leading guess is clerics.
    The agreed rumor is that the vampire is most likely Edgar Markov, the one who started vampires on Innistrad and Sorin's grandfather.
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  8. #2128
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    Aw man, poor Riggers and Contraptions being relegated to an un-set.

    Quote Originally Posted by Dontrike View Post
    The agreed rumor is that the vampire is most likely Edgar Markov, the one who started vampires on Innistrad and Sorin's grandfather.
    Yeah, heard that. Now I just wonder what colors it'll be. The most vampires are R/B so that's obvious, but then we have some Dimir/Grixis and some Orzhov including Sorin. Personally I'd prefer Mardu over Grixis.

  9. #2129
    Quote Originally Posted by Karrotlord View Post
    Aw man, poor Riggers and Contraptions being relegated to an un-set.



    Yeah, heard that. Now I just wonder what colors it'll be. The most vampires are R/B so that's obvious, but then we have some Dimir/Grixis and some Orzhov including Sorin. Personally I'd prefer Mardu over Grixis.
    With his father originally being a scientist him being Grixis makes sense, but if we follow the colors on the art then Mardu is a possibility. I bet they'll make it Mardu because of all of the white vampires coming in Ixalan.

    As for Riggers the only way to get Steamflogger Boss to work would be to errata it heavily. Contraptions could easily have been like Clue, Gold, Etherium Cell, and I think "treasure" coming in Ixalan, but the way those work is you the player make them, not the Riggers. A shame Contraptions are Un- only, but hey it's alright with me.

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  10. #2130
    Here are the exclusive cards from Hascon for Magic. The Sword of Dungeons and Dragons will be in Unstable.


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  11. #2131
    We need an MMO from this now.

  12. #2132
    Quote Originally Posted by WhiteEagle888 View Post
    We need an MMO from this now.
    There is a Magic MMO currently in development. I can't say I have high hopes for it, but only time will tell.

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    Commander Spoilers. Mirri finally gets a great card.


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    Cats are always knocking stuff over.



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  14. #2134
    Well we got our first look at Ixalan and some interesting things are taking place. Yes that is a legendary walker and now walkers work like how legendaries normally work, so you can have two different named Jaces, Gideons, Nissas, or Ajanis.



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  15. #2135
    Hascon has come and with it we have previews galore from Iconic Masters and Ixalan.


    Horizon Canopy ('bout damn time)
    Primeval Titan
    Thundermaw Hellkite
    Restoration Angel (with Promo art)
    MANA DRAIN
    All 5 Kamigawa Dragons with new art (I uhg'ed at this)

    New Vraska is very nice

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    I'm personally excited for Jin-Gitaxias and Consecrated Sphinx for my new commander deck and Lotus Cobra.

  17. #2137
    With Iconic Masters fully spoiled, thanks to the events at Hascon, it's definitely not great. It's barely as good as Eternal Masters, and that wasn't very good.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dontrike View Post
    With Iconic Masters fully spoiled, thanks to the events at Hascon, it's definitely not great. It's barely as good as Eternal Masters, and that wasn't very good.
    Are you kidding me? They're freaking reprinting MANA DRAIN FFS. Necropotence, all the praetors, all the Kamigawa Dragons...this set is a gold mine.

    Speaking of gold mine, I'd like to share my holy of holies: The $20,000 Sliver EDH deck!

    http://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/20-11...z-edh-slivers/
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    Politicians put their hand on the BIBLE and swore to uphold the CONSTITUTION. They did not put their hand on the CONSTITUTION and swear to uphold the BIBLE.
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    Except maybe Morgan Freeman. That man could convince God to be an atheist with that voice of his . . .
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    If your girlfriend is a girl and you're a guy, your kid is destined to be some sort of half girl/half guy abomination.

  19. #2139
    Quote Originally Posted by endersblade View Post
    Are you kidding me? They're freaking reprinting MANA DRAIN FFS. Necropotence, all the praetors, all the Kamigawa Dragons...this set is a gold mine.
    One card does not a set make.

    The set just doesn't feel "Iconic". They touted it as angels, hydras, dragons, and other things like that, but we really only got dragons, and unfortunately most players felt that Iconic was more about cool or amazing old cards that are deemed iconic in a historical sense for the game. It just doesn't feel iconic and yet again no reason for these packs being $10 for something this boring and not on point.

    Honestly this set seems like something they came out with last minute when they saw they had a gap in the release schedule.

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  20. #2140
    I've kind of dropped out of MTG for the last year or two, but I'm really hoping Arena gives me a reason to play again. Playing in RL just isn't gonna work for me and MTGO is just awful.
    Shut your goddamn mouth, Gene!

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