Episode 27 – Olivia Voldaren Commander Deck Tech

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Olivia Voldaren Deck Tech

 

  1. Thanks
    1. Mike Condon for the music and editing
    2. Tiffany for the logo/icon
  2. Ep 27 Community Spotlight:
    1. @edhrec – 00:14:01
    2. @MtgKaylesh– 00:40:35
    3. @CommandersBrew – 01:04:07
  3. Main Topic – Olivia Voldaren Deck Tech
    1. https://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/cj-olivia-voldaren-season-2/
    2. Deck statement: This is an 80$ budget deck designed for league. The idea is to control the board while developing a strong mana-base, and then let Olivia take over.
    3. Deck Snapshot
      1. Average CMC – 3.43
      2. 75% Black, 25% Red
      3. Creatures – 17
        1. Lots of ETB creatures
      4. Artifact (18)
        1. Mostly Mana Rocks and Protection
      5. Categories
        1. Commander Protection (4)
          1. Lightning Greaves
          2. Swiftfoot Boots
          3. Mask of Avacyn
          4. Darksteel Plate
        2. Board Wipes (8)
          1. Volcanic Vision
        3. Targeted Removal (10)
          1. Chaos Warp
          2. Attrition
        4. Card Draw (3)
          1. Syphon Mind
        5. Mana Ramp (8)
          1. Black Market
          2. Burnished Hart
          3. Solemn Simulacrum
        6. Fun!
          1. Chaos Warp
          2. Mindclaw Shaman
          3. Gonti, Lord of Luxury
          4. Steel Hellkite
          5. Nim Deathmantle
          6. Basilisk Collar
    4. What was it like to update the deck during the course of the league?
      1. Budget version (80$), so not able to use all the cards
      2. Additions:
        1. 1st round
          1. Darksteel Plate
          2. Gonti, Lord of Luxury
          3. Go for the Throat
        2. 2nd round
          1. Cabal Coffers
          2. Expedition Map
        3. 3rd round
          1. Liliana of the Dark Realms
          2. Exsanguinate
          3. Urborg, Tomb of Yawgmoth
    5. Ryan
      1. General Thoughts
        1. I want more card draw!
          1. Underworld Connections
      2. Cards I like
        1. Mindclaw Shaman
        2. Attrition
        3. Yahenni, Undying Partisan
      3. Cards I would cut
        1. Perilous Predicament
        2. In Garrukā€™s Wake
        3. Fleshbag Marauder
  4. Signoff
    1. CJ – http://www.imdb.me/cjwostal
      1. @sudge1
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