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Card Draw and Tempo by Solpugid
Most Magic players are familiar with the term "card advantage". Most players also understand that having more cards than your opponent is a positive thing. However, a term that goes underused and misunderstood is "tempo".
Orginally published 6/5/2007
How we build our decks... by svl7786
It is a Thursday night, I have just returned home from work and now I don't know what to do with the rest of my evening. So I head to my room, pull out my 3 monster boxes of Magic the Gathering cards, and prepare to build a deck before my friends stop by. But where do I start?
Orginally published 12/17/2007
The Driest Magic Article You'll Ever Read by Kevin Weber
There have been a lot of articles written - whether on EM or elsewhere - regarding drafting, deck construction, playing advice, and so on. However, one of the most essential elements of magic - it's mathematical underpinnings - is one of the least discussed topics
Orginally published 1/24/2007
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Combo of the Day
Goblin Pyromancer Buy + Unnatural Selection Buy
Put the Pyromancer in play. Use Unnatural Selection to change the Pyromancer to a different creature type so it doesn't kill itself at end of turn. Then use Unnatural Selection to change your opponent's creatures to goblins...and they all die at end of turn...every turn so long as you keep changing the Pyromancer's creature type.
Posted by Malvar
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The Undying Golgari Black Green
Takin' it to the Streets EDH/Commander Colorless White Blue Black Red Green
Aggro Minotaurs Black Red
Ur-dragon commander deck White Blue Black Red Green
Treefolk (Modern) White Black Green
Aggro Elves Green
Plant Stompy Black Green
Painter's Stone (No Recruiters) Colorless Red
[Casual] Alesha, Grenzo and Stuff (Working Title) Black Red Green
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Theros has brought Gods into our planes. What is the best God/Legendary artifact combo?
Heliod, God of the Sun - Spear of Heliod
Thassa, God of the Sea - Bident of Thassa
Erebos, God of the Dead - Whip of Erebos
Purphoros, God of the Forge - Hammer of Purphoros
Nylea, God of the Hunt - Bow of Nylea
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