Rebuilding tribal Dragons: Switching Zirilan to The Ur-Dragon


Welcome to another edition of the article series where I go over changes to my different EDH decks in detail (and where I trash them and rebuild them into something better).

There have been a number of my decks over the last few years that have been on the chopping block after disappointing performances and poor games, and many have been culled or changed. Much as I have done before, I rebuilt decks that just aren’t working; this may involve either changing some cards around deck to deck, changing who the general of the deck is, or completely overhauling the entire deck.

Now, with Rivals of Ixalan long since released and Dominaria out as well, I’ve been going over each set of changes and additions to my EDH decks, and man, have there ever a lot of them!

Today, we’ll be looking at what I’ve done with one of our tribal lists: changing from Zirilan of the Claw mono-red tribal Dragons, to Commander 2017’s 5-color The Ur-Dragon. Let’s take a look!
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Building Soldier tribal EDH — Darien, King of Kjeldor



Welcome to another edition of Random Friday, the article series where I go over different decks in detail (and normally trash them to rebuild them into something better). Today, rather than change an existing deck, we’ll be going over the recent Soldier tribal deck built by my beautiful girlfriend Angela!


How good can Soldier tribal be in EDH? Let’s find out!
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