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Internal Synergy by Solpugid
A lot of players, especially newer ones, place excessive emphasis on the power level of single cards. What these players fail to understand is that internal synergy is as important a consideration as single card power during deck building and playing.
Orginally published 10/1/2007
To Mill or not to Mill, that is the Question . . . by Sven Kingson
I'd like to write about the understated, undervalued, but highly pleasurable third path to victory in MTG.
Orginally published 9/14/2009
The Six Word Fundamental of Magic by Kevin Weber
A wonderful six word phrase that summarizes Magic - and illuminates a way to greatly improve play-skill as well.
Orginally published 9/22/2008
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Combo of the Day
Eureka Buy + Suppress Buy
Easy. Suppress Buy your opponent so they can't play anything, then Eureka Buy and play every permanent in your hand. Looks like a fair exchange to me.
Posted by Typical Blue Mage
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Eldrazi Taxes (Tweaking for GP...need help) Colorless White Black
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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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