Retreat!

Posted in Arcana on September 15, 2015

By Blake Rasmussen

Blake is the content manager for DailyMTG.com, making him the one you should email if you have thoughts on the website, good or less good (or not good). He's a longtime coverage reporter and hasn't turned down a game of Magic in any format ever.

Things are bad for the Zendikari. Real bad. Not that many would be doing well in the face of Ulamog's ceaseless hunger. The Eldrazi hordes have the people (and Vampires, and Merfolk, and Kor. . .) on their back heels, retreating here and there.

In fact, we've already seen two of the heres and theres they've been retreating to: Emeria and Kazandu.

But things are bad all over Zendikar, and for every color of mana. How could any be safe when the threat is completely devoid of color? In fact, there's quite a bit of retreating going on:

Each card in the cycle has a landfall trigger and a choice, and will likely help to define the Limited environment—but will any of it be enough to survive against the Eldrazi threat?

With all of this retreating, the outlook doesn't look great.

 

 

Latest Arcana Articles

ARCANA

December 10, 2015

Best of 2015 and Holiday Treats by, Blake Rasmussen

With the holidays upon us, the crew at DailyMTG and the rest of Wizards of the Coast is going to be taking a bit of a break. But that doesn't mean there's nothing going on for you, gentle...

Learn More

Articles

Articles

Arcana Archive

Consult the archives for more articles!

See All

We use cookies on this site to personalize content and ads, provide social media features and analyze web traffic. By clicking YES, you are consenting for us to set cookies. (Learn more about cookies)

No, I want to find out more