What’s more, The Locust God has combos, but they may be harder to set up than Niv-Mizzet’s, because they need a few more pieces, while Niv just needs a single Ophidian Eye to go full throttle. He hosts the EDHRECast with Matt Morgan and Dana Roach over at http://edhrecast.libsyn.com/ and has recently taken over as Editor for the articles here on EDHREC! This handy little aura draws you a card whenever the enchanted creature deals damage. Community Spotlight, Our Singleton Showdown series is played with a pod of four online and a set of league rules. With Niv’s combo, the Crawler turns 70 cards in your library into 70 life lost from each opponent, which is just obscene. We’ve seen Theros gods and Amonkhet gods before, but we’ve never seen plague gods. If you skipped straight to this section of the article, I can hardly blame you. and its respective properties are © 1996 Kazuki Takahashi © 2017 NAS • TV Tokyo.Privacy Policy • Terms of Service. Flying. Hailing from the original Ravnica set, Niv-Mizzet, the Firemind has a bone to pick with our new locust friend. Quantity: Limited quantity available / 32 sold / See feedback. Bident of Thassa and Coastal Piracy are stellar cards to enable this engine. → http://bit.ly/2VovXWX ◊ Flipside Gaming Promotional Code! Pairing these two gods together, a single Brainstorm becomes six damage to each opponent, a rate that frankly makes Nekusar, the Mindrazer jealous. → https://twitter.com/ForCommander ◊ Neoroyal’s Channel! I’m excited to talk about him, too. They’re the number one supporter of this channel! Here at The Commander's Quarters we brew fun and focused $25 EDH decks. Unlike previous gods, the new deities from Hour of Devastation don’t have indestructible. Winds of Change and Mindmoil stand out as good examples. On this deck tech we brew with The Locust God as our commander. ◊ TCGPlayer Affiliate Link! Here at The Commander's Quarters we brew fun and focused $25 EDH decks. It’s worth noting that enchantments like Curiosity and Ophidian Eye are may abilities, so you can stop drawing cards whenever you desire. Red-blue doesn’t usually like to do combat, but the locust is a combat specialist. Let’s take a look. This isn’t to say that The Locust God is 100% better. Scorpions and scarabs are terrifying, but the one that frightens me most is The Locust God. I just wanted to provide some context for his competition. 7/14/2017 To that end, Windfall effects help get the ball rolling. A few decks have already been made here on EDHREC for The Locust God, and in them, we see a lot of the same cards as Niv-Mizzet: Windfall, Fateful Showdown, Jace’s Archivist, and the like. So how will the new god compete with the Izzet guild leader? This makes him one of the coolest Prodigal Sorcerers out there. He can even target creatures that annoy him, something The Locust God can’t do. Meanwhile, Mana Echoes blows my mind. Both of these commanders love to draw cards, after all, and these spells can draw lots of cards for a low mana cost. Of course, a red-blue 4/4 with flying for six mana that cares about drawing cards sounds pretty familiar…. Better yet, Time Reversal will reset your library entirely, so you won’t run out of cards to draw. That’s just insane. Details about ***Custom Commander Deck*** The Locust God - EDH Mtg Magic Cards ***Custom Commander Deck*** The Locust God - EDH Mtg Magic Cards. That’s why Niv-Mizzet players tend to run additional insurance in their decks: You may not have enough cards in your library to ping everyone to death individually, but Psychosis Crawler spreads the love to each opponent simultaneously. Additionally, the infamous Laboratory Maniac shows up in 40% of Niv-Mizzet decks, changing the combo’s weakness into its strength. Instead, I hope you won’t mind if I throw my hat into the ring and come up with my own idea for a plague-of-locusts deck. Azami, Lady of Scrolls + Xenograft turns each of your hasty insects into a wizard, so you can tap them to draw even more cards and make even more insects! Keeping your commander alive is paramount, and counterspells help keep that glass cannon from shattering apart. Support us on: Patreon https://Patreon.com/manasquad Twitter: Tweets by ManaSquad Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/1MoreMana Deck list: https://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/the-buggyman/ #mtg #edh #mtgakh, #one more mana, #the locust god Read More », March 23, 2020 by Be prepared for the hate to come your way, because every single opponent will want to kill you dead before you can take advantage of this glorious synergy. Condition: New. Niv-Mizzet is a proud dragon, though, so I think he’ll be able to hold his ground pretty well. Some of these cards might slip under most player’s radars, but I encourage you to give them a second glance.