Khans of Tarkir Limited Review – Rares & Mythics

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dfarnham

So here is the last chapter in my pre-prerelease ritual, the rares and mythics.  As you can expect from a multi-color set, the strength of most of these cards are strong and will definitely impact things for sealed. White Rares – End Hostilities – 9 – There really isn’t a huge difference between four mana and five mana wraths in limited. The strategy is all about baiting out as many creatures as you can, playing End Hostilities and then dumping … Continue reading

Khans of Tarkir Limited Review – Uncommons

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dfarnham

Hi so this is the continuation of the previous review, with ratings from 1-10 for sealed. White Uncommons – Abzan Battle Priest – 6 – This is one of the worst bodies on an outlast creature, but lifelink is helpful and the outlast mana cost is only one. Abzan Falconer – 8 – This one is just way better, taking just one turn off while continuing to develop your board gives you a 3/4 flier and lets any other outlast … Continue reading

Khans of Tarkir Limited Review – Commons

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dfarnham

Hello, so I have decided since these reviews tend to go pretty long to break up this set review into three pieces.  Following is the set review for commons, and there will be two more for the uncommons and rares/mythics.  Here is a recap of my rating system from 1 – 10 that I used for Journey into Nyx. 1- Don’t play this card ever, it’s that bad. Example – Pyxis of Pandemonium 2- You shouldn’t play this card ever, … Continue reading

Prerelease Primer for Khans of Tarkir

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dfarnham

It’s prerelease time!  As of the time of this posting, the full spoiler for Khans of Tarkir has finally been spoiled.  I will be working over the weekend doing my comprehensive limited review for the set well in advance of the prerelease next weekend, but before that, I wanted to give an explanation of the new system for seeded packs and some advice on which clan to pick next week. For those of you who hadn’t heard, the seeded packs … Continue reading