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1,2,3,4, Do I Need Less, Or Do I Need More? by Anomander
Is your deck, or just too good not to play with, but are your other choices that obvious? I intend to break down the science (because itís a science) of choosing one, two, three, or four of any card in your deck.
Orginally published 3/31/2008
The Magic format for the obsessed by Solpugid
Orginally published 8/2/2006
DRAFT Sandwich-drafting knowledge! by Jordan Anderson
Good morning here is my article I wrote about bettering one's self in draft and how to evaluate cards to better your draft experience. How you say with a draft sandwich with B.R.E.A.D !
Orginally published 3/28/2011
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Combo of the Day
Captivating Glance Buy + Vedalken Mastermind Buy
Play Captivating Glance Buy on an opponent's creature. Wait till you take control of enchanted creature. Return Captivating Glance Buy to its owner's hand. Repeat.
Posted by Manovellozzo
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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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