January 15, 2020

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Commander’s Brew 228 – 30 Must-Have EDH Cards from Theros Beyond Death

Like it’s predecessor of the same plane, Theros Beyond Death is a Magic set with plenty to offer Commander players, and not just players looking to play enchantment spells, either. Whether it’s reanimator, graveyard hate, some new X spells, new commanders, self mill, INSANE mana ramp and, yes enchantment decks, Theros has a little something for everyone. If you listen to our set review this week you’ll hear our takes on all the EDH relevant cards but in case you don’t have 2+ hours to listen to us talk about how much we like cool cards, take a look at the list below which highlights some of our favourite cards that we’re super excited to start slotting into decks. Happy brewing Commander heads!

Must-Haves from Theros Beyond Death

Creatures (20)
Thryx, the Sudden Storm
Erebos, Bleak-Hearted
Anax, Hardened in the Forge
Purphoros, Bronze-Blooded
Arasta of the Endless Web
Dalakos, Crafter of Wonders
Haktos the Unscarred
Renata, Called to the Hunt
Klothys, God of Destiny
Polukranos, Unchained
Uro, Titan of Nature’s Wrath
Athreos, Shroud-Veiled
Nadir Kraken
Underworld Sentinel
Woe Strider
Dreamshaper Shaman
Dryad of the Ilysian Grove
Nylea, Keen-Eyed
Nyxbloom Ancient
Setessan Champion

Lands (1)
Labyrinth of Skophos

Artifacts (3)
Nyx Lotus
Soul-Guide Lantern

Instants (1)
Heliod’s Intervention

Sorceries (1)
Idyllic Tutor

Enchantments (3)
Kiora Bests the Sea God
The Akroan War
Underworld Breach

Planeswalkers (1)
Calix, Destiny’s Hand