All Posts By Cameron Aldous

Elder Dragon Hoedown – Ep. 15

This week on Elder Dragon Hoedown Tom (lifeandllamas), Archie (Shalok), Cameron (Ilyon), and special guest Joshua Claytor (JXClaytor) show off the power of monochromatic Commanders as Tom finds a new best friend and Cam faces off against his worst enemy. Archie’s Stream: http://www.twitch.tv/acowen Archie’s Deck: http://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/mono-blue-devotion-15-04-14-1/ Cam’s Stream: http://www.twitch.tv/ilyon_ Cam’s Deck: http://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/yahenni-edhoedown/ Tom’s Stream: http://www.twitch.tv/mtgradio Tom’s Deck: http://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/yisan-the-wanderer-bardyisan-the-wanderer-bardyi/…

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Full Force Draft – Hour of Devastation UR Spells

Last week we delved into UG ramp, for a slower take on the format, but this week we’re going to speed things up a notch and try to smash through with UR tempo/spells: This may be my current favourite deck in Hour of Devastation. As I stated in last week’s article, it’s my firm belief…

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Eternal Deck Tech – Grief Crown

Omens of the Past is out and I’m brewing up some spicy decks around the newest cards like Piercing Grief. How much revenge can one man handle? This deck is all about fun. It combines Revenge and other void abilities like Ephemeral Wisp with Xenan Cultist and Crown of Possibilities to build ridiculously large creatures…

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State of the Throne – Eternal Meta

From feedback on the last ladder breakdown that I received, I wanted to go a little bit into how I’ve gathered the data here; This is all from my own experiences. As far as I am aware, there is no place to find mass data from Direwolf as to the exact percentages decks are being…

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Full Force Draft – Hour of Devastation Ramp

Last week we took a slight detour from the voted on archetypes to try out building a mill deck around Fraying Sanity, but we’re back to our regularly scheduled programming this week, with the Blue-Green Ramp deck everyone requested! (Slight detour pictured above) The format is starting to solidify and it seems to be universally…

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Elder Dragon Hoedown – Ep. 14

This week on Elder Dragon Hoedown Tom (lifeandllamas), Archie (Shalok), Cameron (Ilyon), and special guest Emma (Em_TeeGee) work together to bring about the wonderful hour of promise from our God-Pharaoh by testing out new Hour of Devastation Commanders! Also… Is Tom actually a robot? Archie’s Stream: http://www.twitch.tv/acowen Archie’s Deck: http://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/21-07-17-PBh-the-locust-god/ Cam’s Stream: http://www.twitch.tv/ilyon_ Cam’s Deck: http://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/edhoedown-sphinxes/ Tom’s…

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Full Force Draft – My Fraying Sanity

OK. Let’s get it out of the way early. My latest full force draft is coming to https://t.co/usZ5n06pJk right away! What should we test in #MTGHOU next week? — Ilyon (@IlyonMTG) July 13, 2017 But Blue-Green Ramp won the vote! What gives? Are you just a scam artist? Why do you have a Patreon with…

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Eternal Deck Tech – Armory Blue

Omens of the Past is out and everyone is excited to brew with the new cards. This list does a little experimenting on a proven formula from last set, Armory decks. Mixing in Primal instead of Shadow to gain access to new weapons and spells like Eilyn’s Choice and Duelist’s Blade, it’s a new spin…

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Full Force Draft – WB Mummies

The Hour of Promise has arrived! Revel as our God-Pharaoh… Oh. Well, let’s make the best of this, shall we? This week we’re jumping back into the Egyptian-themed Amonkhet block with a quick test spin in the new build of the White-Black Zombies deck. Amonkhet became well known for it’s speed by the end of…

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Elder Dragon Hoedown – Ep. 13

Elder Dragon Hoedown returns! This week Tom Delia (lifeandllamas), Archie Owen (Shalok), Cameron Aldous (Ilyon), and special guest Lucas (Lubufu) bring back the series on Canada Day by trying to dethrone Marchesa and jerseying some hosers! Take off, eh?! Archie’s Stream: http://www.twitch.tv/acowen Archie’s Deck: http://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/library-manipulation-2/ Cam’s Stream: http://www.twitch.tv/ilyon_ Cam’s Deck: http://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/takeoffyahoser/ Tom’s Stream: http://www.twitch.tv/mtgradio Tom’s Deck: https://www.mtggoldfish.com/deck/567042#paper…

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