Magic the Gathering, FNM is TM and copyright Wizards of the Coast, Inc, a subsidiary of Hasbro, Inc. All rights reserved. Moodmark Painter is a pretty good finisher in any number of black-inclusive decks. With that in mind, I half expected to look Vraska up and find that the inclusions were mostly from Superfriends decks looking to take advantage of her ultimate pretty much immediately with a Deepglow Skate or Doubling Season, but that isn’t the case. Feel free to click on it and see, I’ll wait. and then use card:Champion of Lost Souls/Whisper, Blood Liturgist/Victimize to bring them back for cheap and also to sacrifice cards with strong ETB effects like Mycoloth or Avenger of Zendikar so that they can be brought back again. I can’t do this set review and not talk about Vraska, Golgari Queen. She’s not pushed. Articles and comments are user-submitted and do not represent official endorsements of this site. I know it’s not good, but the idea of ulting her with a big board of stuff and just crushing each opponent with that emblem really excites the Timmy in me. Rather than pouring over Scryfall modifiers for just the right unique niche to make a top ten list out of, instead we pulled from the existing Standard Mythic Championships or Grand Prix Top 8 decklists. Cavalier of Gales (1992 Inclusions, 1% of 232052 Decks) Oathbreaker Signature Spell Save Date Price ; View Decklist: Vraska, Golgari Queen EDHREC relies on ads to pay server costs and fund new features. If you’ve been playing for awhile, or if you’re just getting into the game or into EDH, I hope you’re as excited as I am. Her plus doesn’t protect her, but it’s … Of special note, this card benefits Sylvan Library the same way as Abundance. Why, you ask? This site is unaffiliated. I don’t like paying for my sacrifice outlets; paying two generic mana would be a lot, so a whole green and black each time is just right out. That said, the +2 also requires you to sacrifice a permanent to draw a card, something I would never pay four mana for, the same of which is true of her other ability as well. If a card being a contender in just about any green deck leads to impressive numbers, then I wouldn’t be surprised to see Blast Zone‘s numbers have surpassed 10,000 by the time this article is actually published. Links. Her plus doesn’t protect her, but it’s a decent sacrifice outlet, and it draws you a card. The third visit to Ravnica fades into the rearview mirror, along with last year’s Core Set. All rights reserved. Now we’re going back again with Guilds of Ravnica and I could not be more excited! This is thankfully made up for by the low mana cost to get this little Cleric out on the battlefield for only two mana, and the absolute bonkers-ness of its sacrifice ability’s actual effect. 1x Vraska, Golgari Queen; 1x Windgrace's Judgment; 1x Sheoldred, Whispering One; Card Advantage (3) 1x Deathreap Ritual; 1x The Gitrog Monster; 1x Phyrexian Arena; Others (2) 1x Swiftfoot Boots; 1x Lightning Greaves Online Support Hours daily between 8 am - 10 pm. Maybe focus your efforts there. Vraska, Cheating Queen Commander / EDH* CommanderSmiths. Even without Sylvan Library, this card provides advantage on two axes: it filters your draws, keeping your hand stocked with the best cards that you need access to, and it funnels everything else into your graveyard, stuffing it with juicy reanimation targets, cards with flashback, and so on. Legion’s End (69 Inclusions, 0% of 227793 Decks). This works best in aggro swarm builds like Mazirek, Kraul Death Priest or Izoni, Thousand-Eyed. In inches, because they've got no feet. Paralell Lives - (G) (SF) (txt) (ER)The Chain Veil - (G) (SF) (txt) (ER)[[cardname]] or [[cardname|SET]] to call, fog - (G) (SF) (txt) (ER)Doubling season - (G) (SF) (txt) (ER)pir - (G) (SF) (txt) (ER)[[cardname]] or [[cardname|SET]] to call. 21. There are quite a few cards that surprised me with where they ended up on this list, but none more than Vraska, Golgari Queen. Speaking of which, it’s also a Zombie, which doesn’t hurt either when it comes to decks looking to constantly create and kill creatures. Really. Strengths - oppressive board control, global effects, looking good. All Rights Reserved. I think this card is fine. That’s pretty good, but we’ve seen cards like this before, and the card is weak to graveyard hate. Upvote 0. Even if Necrotic Wound doesn’t kill the creature, it’ll still get exiled when the other effect removes the creature. 1258954 Ontario Limited O/A Wizards Tower - Sitemap | Blog Sitemap, Wizard’s Tower Magic Player Rewards Program, Daily Dose of Guilds of Ravnica - The Queen returns…, Golgari Knights - MTGArena - ChompydaChupacabra, Golgari Citadel - Magic Arena - ChompydaChupacabra, Kaladesh Remastered Sealed - Golgari Energy. I am very pleased to talk with you today about the Golgari cards of the set. To a lot of folks, myself included, it’s just as fun to see what’s at the bottom of a given list as it is to see what’s at the top (I really need to do more “Top Ten Worst” lists, actually…), so since I’ve compiled the whole 28, here you go! FabledOblivion EDH. So far I’ve kinda focused on [[fog]] effects as well as ways to ult her and get the emblem as soon as possible with cards like [[Doubling season]] and [[pir]]. Cavalier of Flame (3195 Inclusions, 2% of 211425 Decks) You could get away with GB planeswalkers because the PWs make tokens and are good for saccing to certain effects. This site © 2020, LLC Because speaking in rather broad fashion, those are the cards that end up being in high demand, and therefore end up with a higher price that may be ready to fall once those cards have rotated. The only reason I’m remembering this anniversary months after the fact? The idea is to self mill creatures into the graveyard with things like Underrealm Lich, card:Gisly Salvage, World Shaper, etc. She’s not great. If I did decide to run this, I would make sure it was in a deck like Vaevictis Asmadi, the Dire or Meren of Clan Nel Toth, with built-in ways to cheat it into play so I didn’t have to worry about the color-heavy cost. The other big restriction this time around to avoid flash-in-the-pan cards like Finale of Glory from entering contention despite not really having seen wide play is the five different events, which should keep our card pool restricted to just those cards that really were Standard “staples”, at least for a little while. −3: Destroy target nonland permanent with converted mana cost 3 or less. What does an exhibitionistic snake wear to the beach? Five mana for a board wipe that won’t necessarily wipe the entire board (although in practice, it pretty much always does) might seem a little steep at first, but there are a couple things to keep in mind when it comes to Massacre Girl. Vraska is a black and green-aligned gorgon planeswalker assassin from Ravnica. The floor is high, and the ceiling is higher. To which I would respond with another question, "What is a snake's favorite subject?". Thanks for your help :). 19. Let us know in the comments, and we’ll see you at the table that’s finally getting freed up now that the Standard tournament is over. I’ll be honest—I don’t like Izoni, Thousand-Eyed. Nissa, Who Shakes the World is more than deserving of the number five spot even without the inherent planeswalker bump in popularity, however. Copied to clipboard. Run that doubling season, pir, [[Paralell Lives]] and [[The Chain Veil]] and you've got a pretty good deck. MTGCanada may use the trademarks and other intellectual property of Wizards of the Coast LLC, which is permitted under Wizards Fan Site Policy, Copyright © 2020. This card is an instant all-star in GBx graveyard decks. The thing that makes it worth talking about is that little phrase at the end of the text box, “If that creature would die this turn, exile it instead.” Necrotic Wound can essentially act as a mono-black Swords to Plowshares, which is a pretty big deal. But she’s cool. Its my first attempt at a vraska/golgari deck. Deckcycle Deckcycle Feature Queue ... CosmicTurban EDH. Vraska, Golgari Queen aka Snakes on a Plane Commander / EDH* BG (Golgari) dylbob1250. Golgari Edh Commander / EDH BG (Golgari) Yipstar. Underrealm Lich is the best long-term card advantage effect black/green has gotten in a long time. 23 6 4 1 1 0 $78. The main thing that will dampen its statistics is simply that it must be cast to get its effect, which is less exciting for all those Golgari reanimation decks. 16. The fact that this card is instant speed is surprising but very welcome. Which just leaves Kagemaro, First to Suffer, which costs the same to cast as Massacre Girl, but costs extra mana to activate and requires you to have a full grip to wipe the board.