Blue-Black Pauper

Posted in Feature on July 6, 2009

By Wizards of the Coast

JustMeBaby's Blue-Black Pauper

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Looking for a format that provides those wallflower commons a chance to shine? Then Pauper is the format for you! Available on Magic Online, it restricts players to building decks without any rares or uncommons (unless they've also been printed online as commons). That leads to all sorts of innovative deck building efforts, including this one from a recent Pauper Premier Event online. JustMeBaby made the Top 8 of that event with a controlling blue-black strategy that featured such hits as Probe, Diabolic Edict, and Mulldrifter.

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