Rakdos, Then and Now

Posted in Arcana on December 12, 2012

By Monty Ashley

The leader of the Rakdos Cult is a demon named Rakdos, which is easy to remember. When Rakdos first appeared in the Dissension set, it was as Rakdos the Defiler:

Rakdos the Defiler

And here's a closer look!

Rakdos the Defiler | Art by Zoltan Boros & Gabor Szikszai

In the time since the original Ravnica: City of Guilds block, many things have changed in the world of Ravnica. But Rakdos is still around! This time, he's Rakdos, Lord of Riots.

Rakdos, Lord of Riots

Rakdos, Lord of Riots | Art by Vincent Proce

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