Helm of the Gods – A Magic the Gathering Card Review

Helm of the Gods is an equipment from the Magic Origins set that costs only 1 mana to cast with an equip cost of only 1 mana. The Helm gives its equipped creature +1/+1 for each enchantment you control. In decks that live and die with Enchantments, this artifact is definitely worth considering. Does it […]

Bloodforged Battle-Axe – A Magic the Gathering Commander Card Review

The Commander 2017 pre-constructed decks for Magic the Gathering introduced a number of strong cards for the Commander format. One of these is a one-mana Equipment called Bloodforged Battle-Axe. It’s like an improved version of Bonesplitter, except that this axe can actually copy itself! At only 1 mana to cast and 2 mana to equip, […]

Saheeli Rai & Felidar Guardian Combo – A Magic the Gathering Infinite Combo Profile

On April 27, 2017, Magic the Gathering found it necessary to urgently ban the card Felidar Guardian in the game’s most popular competitive format at the time, known as Standard. This emergency ban was necessary due to the Saheeli Rai & Felidar Guardian Infinite combo decks – also known as the Copy Cat combo – […]

Neheb the Eternal – A Magic the Gathering Card Review

Early returns on Hour of Devastation indicated that it wasn’t one of the most “valuable” Magic the Gathering sets of recent years. Of course, there are some good, playable cards in the set that trended positively when it came to singles sales. One of these is the Red mythic rare Legendary Minotaur, Neheb, the Eternal. […]

Seraph of the Sword – A Magic the Gathering Card Review

Many Magic the Gathering players have an affinity for Angel cards – although they do not affect players’ casting costs. With Seraph of the Sword from the Magic 2014 Core Set, we have an Angelic version of Fog Bank for 4 mana that conveniently has no Defender on it. Would she prove to be a […]

Silence the Believers – A Magic the Gathering Card Review

The Strive mechanic from Magic the Gathering’s Journey Into Nyx set created some very interesting cards. Silence the Believers is an interesting piece of removal for Black. It’s essentially an instant-speed version of Gild, a formerly very playable card which exiles a target creature for four mana. However, while it doesn’t give you the Gold […]

Pheres-Band Warchief & Centaur Tribal – A Magic the Gathering Card Review

If you were ever thinking of building a Centaur Tribal deck in Magic the Gathering, the Centaur tribe does have a few good things going for it. Centaurs actually do have a lord creature: Pheres-Band Warchief from Journey Into Nyx. This Warchief gives his fellow Centaurs not only +1/+1, but also both trample and vigilance. […]

Mortuary Mire – A Magic the Gathering Card Review

Battle for Zendikar is a Magic the Gathering set with lots of interesting common and uncommon cards. Many are often seen on local game store buy-lists for a nickel or dime, due to playability outside of competitive Magic. One of these “nickel and dime” cards is Mortuary Mire. It’s a little Black utility land that […]

Necroskitter – A Magic the Gathering Card Review

With the release of the Amonkhet set, many Magic: the Gathering players were excited about the number of “-1/-1 counters matters” cards in the set. This excitement caused a chain reaction of cards centered around the -1/-1 counter mechanic being bought out all over the internet. Most notably, this includes cards from the Shadowmoor and […]

Back To Top