Magic: the Gathering Commander Spoilers

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Magic: The Gathering - Commander

Release Date: June 17, 2011
MSRP: $29.99
Languages: English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, and Spanish
Design: Ken Nagle (Lead), Mark Gottlieb, Scott Larabee, Ryan Miller, Mark Purvis
Development: Mark Globus (Lead), Peter Knudson, Erik Lauer, Ryan Miller, Lee Sharpe
Launch Parties: June 17-19, 2011 (at participating WPN locations)

Explanation Concerning Card Counts: The Commander decks will contain over 300 unique cards, of which only 51 will be new, never before printed, cards. This spoiler will only contain the new cards.

New Cards

   Scavenging Ooze
   Celestial Force
   Ghave, Guru of Spores
   Tribute to the Wild
   Hornet Queen

Recent Updates

   Champion's Helm
   Zedruu the Greathearted
   Riku of Two Reflections
   Tribute to the Wild
   Scavenging Ooze

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{W}

Alliance of Arms

Rare

Join forces - Starting with you, each player may pay any amount, of mana. Each player puts X 1/1 white Soldier creature tokens onto the battlefield, where X is the total amount of mana paid this way.
Johann Bodin
4/318
{5}{W}{W}

Archangel of Strife

Rare

Creature – Angel

Flying
As Archangel of Strife enters the battlefield, each player chooses war or peace.
Creatures controlled by players who chose war get +3/+0.
Creatures controlled by players who chose peace get +0/+3.
6/6
Greg Staples
7/318
{5}{W}{W}{W}

Celestial Force

Rare

Creature – Elemental

At the beginning of each upkeep, you gain 3 life.
7/7
Veronique Meignaud
10/318
{3}{W}

Crescendo of War

Rare

At the beginning of your upkeep, put a conflict counter on Crescendo of War.
Attacking creatures get +1/+0 for each conflict counter on Crescendo of War.
Blocking creatures you control get +1/+0 for each conflict counter on Crescendo of War.
Daarken
12/318
{4}{W}{W}

Martyr's Bond

Rare

Enchantment

Whenever Martyr's Bond or another nonland permanent you control dies, each opponent sacrifices a permanent that shares a card type with it.
Ryan Pancoast
19/318
{W}

Soul Snare

Unc.

Enchantment

{W}, Sacrifice Soul Snare: Exile target creature that's attacking you or a planeswalker you control.
Carl Crichlow
32/318
{2}{W}

Vow of Duty

Unc.

Enchantment – Aura

Enchant creature
Enchanted creature gets +2/+2, has vigilance, and can't attack you or a planeswalker you control.
Wayne Reynolds
36/318
{U}

Flusterstorm

Rare

Instant

Counter target instant or sorcery spell unless it's controller pays {1}.
Storm
Erica Yang
46/318
{U}

Minds Aglow

Rare

Sorcery

Join forces - Starting with you, each player may pay any amount of mana. Each player draws X cards, where X is the total amount of mana paid this way.
Yeong-Hao Han
51/318
{2}{U}

Riddlekeeper

Rare

Creature – Homunculus

Whenever a creature attacks you or a planeswalker you control, that creature's controller puts the top two cards of his or her library into his or her graveyard.
1/4
Steve Prescott
59/318
{1}{U}{U}

Spell Crumple

Unc.

Instant

Counter target spell. If that spell is countered this way, put it on the bottom of its owner's library instead of into that player's graveyard. Put Spell Crumple on the bottom of its owner's library.
Dan Scott
63/318
{6}{U}{U}

Trench Gorger

Rare

Trample
When Trench Gorger enters the battlefield, you may search your library for any number of land cards, exile them; then shuffle your library. If you do, Trench Gorger's power and toughness each become equal to the number of cards exiled this way.
6/6
Hideaki Takamura
65/318
{2}{U}

Vow of Flight

Unc.

Enchant creature
Enchanted creature gets +2/+2, has flying, and can't attack you or a planeswalker you control.
Erica Yang
68/318
{7}{B}{B}{B}

Dread Cacodemon

Rare

Creature – Demon

When Dread Cacodemon enters the battlefield, if you cast it from your hand, destroy all creatures your opponents control, then tap all other creatures you control.
8/8
Izzy
79/318
{4}{B}{B}

Scythe Specter

Rare

Creature – Specter

Flying
Whenever Scythe Specter deals combat damage to a player, each opponent discards a card. Each player who discarded the card with the highest converted mana cost among cards discarded this way loses life equal to that converted mana cost.
4/4
Vincent Proce
97/318
{3}{B}

Sewer Nemesis

Rare

As Sewer Nemesis enters the battlefield, choose a player.
Sewer Nemesis's power and toughness are each equal to the number of cards in that player's graveyard.
Whenever the chosen player casts a spell, that player puts the top card of his or her library into his or her graveyard.
*/*
Nils Hamm
98/318
{B}

Shared Trauma

Rare

Sorcery

Join forces - Starting with you, each player may pay any amount of mana. Each player puts the top X cards of his or her library into his or her graveyard, where X is the total amount of mana paid this way.
Clint Cearley
99/318
{4}{B}

Syphon Flesh

Unc.

Sorcery

Each other player sacrifices a creature. You put a 2/2 black Zombie creature token onto the battlefield for each creature sacrificed this way.
Ironbrush
103/318
{2}{B}

Vow of Malice

Unc.

Enchantment – Aura

Enchant creature
Enchanted creature gets +2/+2, has intimidate, and can't attack you or a planeswalker you control.
Jesper Ejsing
107/318
{6}{R}{R}

Avatar of Slaughter

Rare

All creatures have double strike and attack each turn if able.
8/8
Jason A. Engle
?/318
{2}{R}

Chaos Warp

Rare

Instant

The owner of target permanent shuffles it into his or her library, then reveals the top card of his or her library. If it's a permanent card, he or she puts it onto the battlefield.
Trevor Claxton
?/318
{4}{R}{R}

Death by Dragons

Unc.

Each player other than target player puts a 5/5 red Dragon creature token with flying onto the battlefield.
Austin Hsu
?/318
{5}{R}{R}{R}

Magmatic Force

Rare

At the beginning of each upkeep, Magmatic Force deals 3 damage to target creature or player.
7/7
Jung Park
?/318
{4}{R}{R}

Mana-Charged Dragon

Rare

Flying, trample
Join Forces - Whenever Mana-Charged Dragon attacks or blocks, each player starting with you may pay any amount of mana. Mana-Charged Dragon gets +X/+0 until end of turn, where X is the total amount of mana paid this way.
5/5
Mike Bierek
?/318
{3}{R}

Stranglehold

Rare

Your opponents can't search libraries.
If an opponent would begin an extra turn, that player skips that turn instead.
?/318
{2}{R}

Vow of Lightning

Unc.

Enchantment – Aura

Enchant creature
Enchanted creature gets +2/+2, has first strike, and can't attack you or a planeswalker you control.
Svetlin Velinov
?/318
{G}

Collective Voyage

Rare

Join forces - Starting with you, each player may pay any amount of amna. Each player searches his or her library for up to X basic lands, where X is the total amount of mana paid this way, puts them onto the battlefield tapped, then shuffles his or her library.
Charles Urbach
147/318
{4}{G}{G}{G}

Hornet Queen

Rare

Creature – Insect

Flying, deathtouch
When Hornet Queen enters the battlefield, put four 1/1 green Insect creature tokens with flying and deathtouch onto the battlefield.
2/2
?/318
{4}{G}{G}

Hydra Omnivore

Rare

Whenever Hydra Omnivore deals combat damage to an opponent, it deals that much damage to each other opponent.
8/8
?/318
{1}{W}{B}{R}

Kaalia of the Vast

Myth.

Legendary Creature – Human Cleric

Flying
Whenever Kaalia of the Vast attacks an opponent, you may put an Angel, Demon, or Dragon creature card from your hand onto the battlefield tapped and attacking that opponent.
2/2
Michael Komarck
206/318
{1}{G}

Scavenging Ooze

Rare

Creature – Ooze

{G}: Exile target card from a graveyard. If it was a creature card, put a +1/+1 counter on Scavenging Ooze and you gain 1 life.
2/2
Austin Hsu
?/318
{1}{G}

Tribute to the Wild

Unc.

Instant

Each opponent sacrifices an artifact or enchantment.
Hideaki Takamura
175/318
{2}{G}

Vow of Wildness

Unc.

Enchant creature
Enchanted creature gets +3/+3, has trample, and can't attack you or a planeswalker you control.
?/318
{U}{R}{G}

Animar, Soul of Elements

Myth.

Protection from white and from black
Whenever you cast a creature spell, put a +1/+1 counter on Animar, Soul of Elements.
Creature spells you cast cost {1} less for each counter on Animar.
1/1
?/318
{3}{R}{W}

Basandra, Battle Seraph

Rare

Creature Legendary – Angel

Flying
Players can't cast spells during combat.
{R}: Target creature attacks this turn.
4/4
Terese Nielsen
184/318
{4}{G}{U}{B}

Damia, Sage of Stone

Myth.

Deathtouch
Skip your draw step.
At the beginning of your upkeep, if you have fewer than seven cards in hand, draw cards equal to the difference.
4/4
?/318
{1}{G}{U}

Edric, Spymaster of Trest

Rare

Whenever a creature deals combat damage to one of your opponents, its controller may draw a card.
2/2
Volkan Baga
196/318
{2}{B}{G}{W}

Ghave, Guru of Spores

Myth.

Legendary Creature – Fungus Shaman

Ghave, Guru of Spores enters the battlefield with five +1/+1 counters on it.
{1}, Remove a +1/+1 counter from a creature you control: Put a 1/1 green Saproling creature token onto the battlefield.
{1}, Sacrifice a creature: Put a +1/+1 counter on target creature.
0/0
James Paick
200/318
{5}{B}{G}{W}

Karador, Ghost Chieftain

Myth.

Karador, Ghost Chieftain costs {1} less to cast for each creature card in your graveyard.
During each of your turns, you may cast one creature from your graveyard.
3/4
Todd Lockwood
207/318
{U}{R}

Nin, the Pain Artist

Rare

Legendary Creature – Vedalken Wizard

{X}{U}{R}, {T}: Nin, the Pain Artist deals X damage to target creature. That creature's controller draws X cards.
1/1
213/318
{2}{U}{R}{G}

Riku of Two Reflections

Myth.

Legendary Creature – Human Wizard

Whenever you cast an instant or sorcery spell, you may pay {U}{R}. If you do, copy that spell. You may choose new targets for the copy.
Whenever another nontoken creature enters the battlefield under your control, you may pay {G}{U}. If you do, put a token that's a copy of that creature onto the battlefield.
2/2
Izzy
220/318
{1}{R}{W}{U}

Ruhan of the Fomori

Myth.

At the beginning of combat on your turn, choose an opponent at random. Ruhan of the Fomori attacks that player this combat if able.
7/7
Raymond Swanland
221/318
{B}{G}

Skullbriar, the Walking Grave

Rare

Haste
Whenever Skullbriar the Walking Grave deals combat damage to a player, put a +1/+1 counter on it.
Counters remain on Skullbriar as it moves to any zone other than a player's hand or library.
1/1
Nil Hamm
227/318
{4}{W}{B}{R}

Tariel, Reckoner of Souls

Myth.

Flying, vigilance
{T}: Choose a creature card at random from target player's graveyard. Put that card onto the battlefield under your control.
4/7
Wayne Reynolds
?/318
{2}{G}{U}{B}

The Mimeoplasm

Myth.

As The Mimeoplasm enters the battlefield, you may exile two creature cards from graveyards. If you do, it enters the battlefield as a copy of one of those cards with a number of additional +1/+1 counters on it equal to the power of the other card.
0/0
?/318
{4}{W}{B}{B}

Vish Kal, Blood Arbiter

Rare

Flying, lifelink
Sacrifice a creature: Put X +1/+1 counters on Vish Kal, Blood Arbiter where X is the sacrificed creature's power.
Remove all +1/+1 counters from Vish Kal: Target creature gets -1/-1 until end of turn for each +1/+1 counter removed this way.
5/5
Michael C. Hayes
234/318
{1}{R}{W}{U}

Zedruu the Greathearted

Myth.

Legendary Creature – Minotaur Monk

At the beginning of your upkeep, you gain X life and draw X cards, where X is the number of permanents you own that your opponents control.
{R}{W}{U}: Target opponent gains control of target permanent you control.
2/4
Mark Zug
243/318
{4}

Acorn Catapult

Rare

{1}, {T}: Acorn Catapult deals 1 damage to target creature or player. That creature's controller or that player puts a 1/1 green Squirrel creature token onto the battlefield
Jesper Ejsing
241/318
{3}

Champion's Helm

Rare

Artifact – Equipment

Equipped Creature gets +2/+2.
As long as equipped creature is legendary, it has hexproof.
Equip {1}
Alan Pollack
244/318

Command Tower

Com.

{T}: Add to your mana pool one mana of any color in your commander's color identity.
Ryan Yee
269/318

Homeward Path

Rare

Land

{T}: Add {1} to your mana pool.
{T}: Each player gains control of each creature he or she owns.
277/318