Those Trees...

Posted in Arcana on February 20, 2012

By Trick Jarrett

Patrick "Trick" Jarrett oversees web content and social media for Magic, and acts as the publisher of and Magic content on the web. He's an ardent Commander player and lover of the game he's played since Ice Age.

Monty's taking a week off so I offered to mind the Arcanas for the week. The wallpaper is already set for Friday so just four days to talk about...

I'll start off with a closer look at some Dark Ascension art.

Grim Backwoods is an awesome card, it inspired me to dig into a Savra Commander deck. The ability works perfectly with Savra's desire to see things sacrificed.

Grim Backwoods
Savra, Queen of the Golgari

I looked closer at the art and realized there was a skeleton on the ground. Someone died here!

Then my eyes swung to the right and I noticed that it looks like the tree on the right has some bodies embedded in the wood!

Grim Backwoods | Art by Vincent Proce

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