Deckbuilding

Conditions Allow - Frodo, Sauron's Bane EDH

Find out how to defeat Sauron and become the real lord of the ring with this Frodo, Sauron's Bane Commander deck from Ben Doolittle!

Baru, Fist of Krosa "The Forests Fight Back" - Plot Twist #6

On the newest edition of Plot Twist, Jeff builds a secret commander deck led by Baru, Fist of Krosa. Can you guess what the secret commander is?

Zhulodok Commander Deck Tech

Lay waste to the battlefield with Zhulodok, Void Gorger and cascade an army of annihilators from the Blind Eternities onto the battlefield.

Kellan, the Kid Commander Deck Tech | Fae Cursed Prince

Cast spells from anywhere other than your hand and reap the rewards with Kellan, the Kid from Outlaws of Thunder Junction!

Satirical

Beyoncé Says Cowboy Carter Was Inspired By Outlaws of Thunder Junction Spoilers

Beyonce has informed fans that her Western album Cowboy Carter was heavily inspired by Magic's Western set, Outlaws of Thunder Junction.

Disgraced Magic: The Gathering Artists Assemble Crew to Steal Mona Lisa

The heist was all going according to plan before the crew started copying five different Ocean's movies as well as one Agent Cody Banks.

Commander Pod Oblivious to Fact They Just Recreated American Psycho Business Card Scene

When it comes to Magic, it's easy to accidentally recreate the business card scene from Mary Harron's satirical classic, American Psycho.

Thunder Junction Rules Update: Stealing Land Doesn't Count as Committing a Crime

If you cast Conquer on a Plains that just so happens to be sitting sort of near someone else who’s already using it, that was clearly unclaimed territory and thus perfectly legal.”

Budget

Holy Cow! It's Budget Angels! | Giada, Font of Hope | EDH Deck Tech

Holy Cow! Try this budget Angel Commander deck helmed by the ultimate Angel dork, Giada, Font of Hope.

Jon Irenicus, Shattered One - Budget Deck Tech

Give your opponents your worst creatures and goad them for free card draws with this Jon Irenicus Commander deck!

Fallout Set Review - Uncommons

Alejandro checks out the uncommons from the Fallout Precons. Will he find salvageable material, or is it just a heap of radioactive waste?

Tayam's Little Shop of Horrors - Budget EDH Deck Tech

Love Insidious Roots as much as the rest of us? Try this Tayam, Luminous Enigma deck built around Karlov Manor’s coolest enchantment!

cEDH

A Tier List of One-Mana Creatures in cEDH

Tournament grinder Priscilla Kwortnik ranks the best one mana creatures in cEDH, from Esper Sentinel to the mana dork suite.

Tensions Rise Over PlayEDH & cEDH Discord Merger

Tensions are rising over a troubled merger between the PlayEDH Discord server and the official r/competitiveedh Discord server.

Fblthp, Lost on the Range: Just For Fun or A Powerful cEDH Commander?

Outlaws of Thunder Junction's Fblthp, Lost on the Range is the latest version of the wayward Homunculus, and Sam Black wonders if it might have cEDH potential.

An Introduction To Kenrith in cEDH

Become king of the cEDH table and all five colors with this introduction to Kenrith, Returned King in cEDH!

Opinion

Am I The Bolas? - A Spoonful of Stax

Are stax effects acceptable in Commander even when they're not part of a dedicated stax deck? Doug from EDHREC wants to know!

Am I The Bolas? - Slippery Slope

What happens if you convince your playgroup to start using proxies and then realise things might be getting out of hand?

Everything Wrong With The Commander Ban List and How To Fix It

Does the Commander ban list really make sense in 2024? Drake Sasser illustrates everything wrong with it and how it could be fixed.

Am I The Bolas? - Kicked for Cheating? What?!

How would you handle a wrongful accusation that you'd been caught cheating? What about correcting another player's misunderstanding of card interactions?

Art

Trouble in Pairs Artist Accused of Plagiarizing Cyberpunk Novel Cover

Do these illustrations look similar to you? Fay Dalton has been accused of plagiarizing the art on Trouble In Pairs from Donato Giancola.

The Art of Magic at Magic Con Chicago and Every Artist You'll See There!

Are you going to Magic Con Chicago next weekend? Here's every artist you can meet there!

Artful Breakdown: 2023 in Review

What's the best art in Magic: the Gathering in 2023? Our resident art expert Aaron has his picks here.

Your Favorite Artist's Favorite Art of 2023

Wondering what your favorite MTG artists' favorite art was for 2023? Find out in our exclusive year-end interviews!

Vorthos

Atraxa, Praetors' Voice Commander Deck Tech | Spreading Contagion and Poisonous Power

Spread the glory of the Phyrexians and infect the Commander table with this Atraxa, Praetors' Voice EDH deck.

What Would They Play: Kuwasi Balagoon

What would Kuwasi Balagoon, author of A Soldier's Story: Revolutionary Writings by A New Afrikan Nationalist play if he played Commander?

5 Times Magic's Story Died Forever, Never To Recover

The characters are boring! The story is contrived! The Magic story was so much better back in my day! So how come it keeps chugging along?

What Would They Play? Edward Drinker Cope of the Bone Wars

Finally the question is answered: what would Edward Drinker Cope of Bone Wars fame play if he played Commander?

Rules Resources

The Basics of "Battle" - New Card Type Explained!

What is a Battle card? How do they work? Judge and CAG member Charlotte Sable breaks down Magic’s newest card type.

How To Enforce Competitive REL in Multiplayer Games

Enforcing the rules is hard enough for judges at the best of the times, but what happens when they're adjudicating multiplayer games?

Common cEDH Tournament Issues

What sort of issues do cEDH players and judges run into at tournaments? Kevin Sugihara speaks with the Head Judge of Silicon Dynasty.

The Best and Weirdest Combos from Phyrexia: All Will Be One

Phyrexia: All Will Be One has arrived with a whole host of new combos! Myles Schaller of Commander Spellbook runs us through the best and weirdest.

Profiles

Interview: Lucas Kunce, Magic Player and Missouri Senate Candidate

A conversation with Missouri Candidate for U.S. Senate Lucas Kunce about his stance on how how Magic has changed, and how he has changed with Magic.

An Interview With Dr. Wendi Sierra, Bethesda Scholar, On Magic's Fallout Decks

A interview Dr. Wendi Sierra, Assistant Professor at TCU and scholar of Bethesda games, about how Magic adapted Fallout.

Green Mages: An Interview with Principal Packaging Lead at WOTC, Veronica Ruggenberg

Ever wondered what Wizards of the Coast and Hasbro are doing about making Magic more sustainable? Veronica Ruggenberg is on it!

cEDH, Being A Good Person & Not Giving a Shit with Thraben U

"I guess for me right now, I don't give a shit about being the best."