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EDH MtG Gatecrash Review: Mutant Evolve for Elder Dragon Highlander

February 18, 2013 by  
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So far, everything we reviewed about Gatecrash’s new mechanic has been negative. Bloodrush makes players lose cards but some cards are actually worth it. Cipher gives card advantages generally, but those cards are unable to shine thanks to some other cards. Battalion has no synergy. Extort is a little boy bully his way for peanut […]

EDH MtG Gatecrash Review: Decipher Gatecrash’s Cipher for Elder Dragon Highlander

February 15, 2013 by  
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Gatecrash is a set that encourages aggression and attacking. Battalion and Bloodrush have hinted this trend in the set. Colors that use battalion and bloodrush are Red, Green and White. To carry on this trend, Blue and Black has their style of encourage aggression, Cipher. Battalion encourages to attack with 3 or more creatures to […]

EDH MtG Gatecrash Review: Bloodrush for Elder Dragon Highlander

January 30, 2013 by  
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Hello everyone, Gatecrash gives a new Giant Growth mechanic, Bloodrush. Basically you discard a creature card and the targeted creature gains quite a decent effect. But is it good? Or is it bad like Battalion and inefficient like Extort? This blog post will discuss more details about it in the point of Commander perspective. At […]

EDH MtG Gatecrash Review: Battalion for Commander Mtg

January 29, 2013 by  
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Hello everyone. It seems the cards in Gatecrash are more centered on one thing, combat. So this second blog post on reviewing Gatecrash is looking at Battalion. Battalion encourages players to commit at least three creatures to attack to gain a benefit. As wonderful it sounds, I don’t really like this ability. As the core […]

EDH MtG Gatecrash Review: Extort

January 27, 2013 by  
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Hello everyone, the purpose of this blogpost is to share my point of view about Gatecrash’s new ability Extort for EDH and maybe other formats, but focusing on EDH. My approach has often been mathematically, so this blogpost is pretty much the same.   Extort: Pay Me Money! This ability reminds me of Disciple of […]

Commander Review: Gatecrash (Previewed Guild Leaders)

January 17, 2013 by  
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Gatecrash Gatecrash, the second expansion of the Return to Ravnica block is upon us. Presenting the rest of the guilds, new mechanics along with new (and some old) guild leaders were added too. So continuing from the last Commander review of Return to Ravnica, we shall now proceed to review each of the new legends […]