The life price on Netherborn Altar is a bit too high for most Oathbreaker decks, but I do think it could perform well in certain lifegain strategies. The triggered ability on this card is very reminiscent of Glint-Horn Buccaneer, and Brallin has the potential to become a much bigger threat very quickly. I’m glad to see white catch a bit of a break in the card advantage department, and I look forward to trying Verge Rangers out in many of my white Oathbreaker lists. These are the political cards I was referring to a minute ago. Make sure to tell me in the comments or on Twitter! r/oathbreaker_MtG: The Reddit community for the Oathbreaker: a Magic The Gathering format where a planeswalker and their "signature spell" rests at … Press J to jump to the feed. With all that out of the way, let’s get into it! Gavi, Nest Warden and Xyris, the Writhing Storm are both honorable mentions because while they are very cool cards, they’re ultimately not going to go into that many Oathbreaker decks due to color restriction. Ikoria: Top 10 Red Cards (The Oathbreaker Thoughtcast) Articles. Now, for my overall Top 10 cards from Ikoria/Commander 2020 for Oathbreaker: What are your favorite cards from Ikoria and Commander 2020? [[Akroma's Will]] is gonna wind up the best White card out of the set in the long run. These cards aren’t all equal in power level, but it felt wrong to have them taking up multiple spots on this list for essentially the same reason. Here we discuss the format, share decklists and theorycraft the possibilities the format brings to Magic. The rules text on Vitality Hunter is a bit more relevant, and I admit I could be underestimating the strength of its monstrosity ability. We are the longest running Magic: The Gathering retailer in the UK, trading since 1998. It can deflect both spells and abilities (yes, including loyalty abilities), and it specifically uses the word targets, meaning it even works well against cards like Windgrace’s Judgment. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. In my younger years, Phage, the Untouchable [] was the first card to blow my mind. Now that I’m done with these Top 10s, I’ll be back to my normal routine of one article every Friday. Brallin, Skyshark Rider is ultimately going to be limited to only seeing play in discard decks, but they’re definitely one powerhouse of an addition. I really like the way that the delve mechanic was integrated into Ethereal Forager‘s card design. Nesting Grounds is an interesting new utility land, particularly since it can put counters on other player’s permanents. Tidal Barracuda is a cool new way to stop people from playing spells during your turn, but it does allow your opponents to potentially cast their Oathbreakers/Signature Spells at instant-speed. There really isn’t any sort of significant deck-building restriction to this powerful cycle, so expect these cards to start showing up often in many, many Oathbreaker decks. Link: https://theoathbreakerthoughtcast.com/commander-2020-top-10-cards-for-oathbreaker/, Idk chief, Xyris seems way more promising than Cazur. IMO, [[Keeper of the Accord]] > [[Court of Grace]], and maybe even [[Promise of Tomorrow]], but otherwise I agree. My other interests include music, education, and most things nerdy. Dack Fayden (Oathbreaker) Dack Fayden. Aside from its amazing creature type of “Badger Dinosaur”, there’s a lot of appeal to this card for various discard strategies. Since there are so many new cards in these preconstructed decks, I’m also going to have an “Honorable Mentions” section, similar to my multicolor Ikoria cards article. r/oathbreaker_MtG: The Reddit community for the Oathbreaker: a Magic The Gathering format where a planeswalker and their "signature spell" rests at … Press J to jump to the feed. Black doesn’t get exiling removal all too often, and Deadly Rollick can exile any creature in play for zero mana. I’d put Obscuring Haze next in the power rankings since it’s a zero mana, one-sided improved Fog, a type of effect that can be useful in a variety of ways. While I do try to be as objective as I can, these are ultimately just my own thoughts/opinions. Call the Coppercoats uses the old “strive” mechanic from the original Theros-block in a very interesting way. Today, we’ll see what it would look like if the Grinch, who stole Christmas, built an Oathbreaker deck. Nicol Bolas, Dragon-God (Oathbreaker) Nicol Bolas, Dragon-God. It is limited to only returning instants and/or sorceries to your hand, and there is a small risk with exiling cards to this creature’s delve ability; if Ethereal Forager is removed before you can get your card advantage out of it, those exiled cards are gone for good. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Here are the best Magic: the Gathering ramp cards in Modern, Standard, Pauper, Legacy, and Amonkhet Draft. Four freaking mana. Here we discuss the format, share decklists and theorycraft the possibilities the format brings to Magic. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts, https://theoathbreakerthoughtcast.com/commander-legends-top-10-white-cards/. 19. Oh. Make sure to tell me in the comments or on Twitter! Built with Maester Lite WordPress Theme, Commander 2020: Top 10 Cards for Oathbreaker. At the very end of this article, I’ll also list my overall top 10 cards from the sets for Oathbreaker. With green being the color with the biggest creatures and the most access to trample, it won’t be that difficult for many lists to add a lot of power/toughness to their board with this ability. Even in higher mana-cost tribes like dragons, getting an extra copy of each creature you play for a turn can net you a lot of extra value. Log in sign up. The secret to our success is very simple: we make sure that you get the best value for money on all our Magic products, we make sure that you get your MTG order as quickly as possible, normally within 1 working day, and we make sure that you get the best customer service available. My goal is to have my Top 10 Blue cards from Commander Legends out tomorrow, so keep an eye out for that! I personally like Xyris more than Cazur, but Xyris is also ultimately limited by its color combination. I’m also admittedly “cheating” on a few of the spots on this list by giving single spots to some of the card cycles in the set. All jokes aside, Verge Rangers does represent an interesting new way for white to filter its draws and hit its land drops more consistently. What are your favorite cards from Ikoria and Commander 2020? The triggered ability on Cazur, Ruthless Stalker may look innocuous enough at first glance, but it’s definitely the kind of effect that can snowball out of control. This card is obviously going to be most effective in creature-heavy strategies, which just so happens to be green’s strong suit anyway. Cartographer’s Hawk is an honorable mention because although it is an example of some interesting design space for ramp in white, mana ramp just isn’t quite as ubiquitous in Oathbreaker as it is in EDH. My Top 10s are based on 1) how strong I think a card will be in Oathbreaker, and 2) how many different types of Oathbreaker decks I expect the card to see play in. Verge Rangers may not have quite as big a personality as Sawtusk Demolisher, but I think this new white creature may see even more widespread play in Oathbreaker.