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Top 8 Mirrodin Besieged Cards for Multiplayer

With the entirety of Mirrodin Besieged spoiled and the prerelease this weekend (which sadly I will be missing out on), it’s time to look over the set and figure out which cards are the most interesting. If you want to read about the best drafting strategies, there are much better places to do that, but as someone who places multiplayer almost exclusively, here are the cards that make me the most excited.

8. Choking Fumes

White weenie strategies don’t work the best in multiplayer for the simple reason that they run out of steam far too quick. But white has always had some quirky cards that I absolutely adore since they ignore the color pie, like Holy Light:

Holy Light 2W
Nonwhite creatures get -1/-1 until end of turn.

Choking Fumes reminds me a lot of this card except it messes with far more people. In multiplayer, there’s plenty of combat and you won’t always be involved in it. This card is a great combat trick that can act as a one-sided Wrath under the right circumstances.

Plus if Persist is still giving you trouble (I hate you Cauldron of Souls) this is a great way to make sure things stay dead.

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Complete Mirrodin Besieged Spoiler!

The whole thing got finished last night after some very entertaining deduction about the final card.

Check out all 155 cards (including the Phyrexian basic lands) on our spoiler!

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Three more Mirrodin Besieged spoilers: only one left

Viridian Claw 2
Artifact – Equipment
Equipped creature gets +1/+0 and has first strike.
Equip 1

Morbid Plunder 1BB
Return up to two target creature cards from your graveyard to your hand.

Kemba’s Legion 5WW
Creature – Cat Soldier
Kemba’s Legion can block an additional creature for each Equipment attached to Kemba’s Legion.

All this leaves is the infernal Galvanoth.

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5 More Mirrodin Besieged Spoilers

Strandwalker 5
Artifact – Equipment (Uncommon)
Living weapon (When this Equipment enters the battlefield, put a 0/0 black Germ creature token onto the battlefield, then attach this to it.)
Equipped creature gets +2/+4 and has reach.
Equip 4

Horrifying Revelation B
Sorcery (Common)
Target player discards a card and puts the top card of his or her library into his or her graveyard.

Darksteel Plate 3
Artifact – Equipment (Rare)
Darksteel Plate is indestructible.
Equipped creature is indestructible.
Equip 2

Metallic Mastery 2R
Sorcery (Uncommon)
Untap target artifact and gain control of it until end of turn. That artifact gains haste until end of turn.

Kuldotha Ringleader 4R
Creature – Ogre Warrior (Common)
Battle cry (Whenever this creature attacks, each other attacking creature gets +1/+0 until end of turn.)
Kuldotha Ringleader attacks each turn if able.

First saw these by thejellydude on Reddit.

Only 4 cards left to be revealed with the spoiler at 151/155.

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Mirrodin Besieged: Massacre Wurm

Well, that’s super awesome. Spoiled today on the Mothership.

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Mirrodin Besieged: The end is in sight with over 30 new cards

I’ve got to give credit where credit is due, all of these are thanks to anotherfuturedrafter at MTGSalvation. (And yes, I know Ghalma’s Warden is there.)

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Mirrodin Besieged: Magical Monday!

Spoiled today at DailyMTG.com.

And here are some texts of spells that showed up over the weekend:

Virulent Wound B
Instant (Common)
Put a -1/-1 counter on target creature. When that creature is put into the graveyard from the battlefield this turn, its controller gets a poison counter.

Contested Warzone
Land (Rare)
Whenever you are dealt combat damage by a creature, that creature’s controller gains control of Contested Warzone.
T: Add 1 to your mana pool.
1, (T): Attacking creatures get +1/+0 until end of turn.

Mirrorworks 5
Artifact (Rare)
Whenever another nontoken artifact enters the battlefield, you may pay 2. If you do, put a token that is a copy of that artifact onto the battlefield.

Burn the impure 1R
Instant (Common)
Burn the impure deals 3 damage to target creature. If that creature has infect, Burn the Impure deals 3 damage to that creature’s controller.

Mirran Mettle G
Instant (Common)
Target creature gets +2/+2 until end of turn.
Metalcraft- If you control three or more artifacts, that creature gets +4/+4 until end of turn instead.

Quilled Slagwurm 4GGG
Creature – Wurm (rarity unknown)

This brings the spoiler up to a majestic 111.

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Mirrodin Besieged: 10 New cards but only text

A single open booster showed up thanks to a time traveling drafter at MTGSalvation!

Ardent Recruit W
Creature – Human Soldier (c)
Metalcraft – Ardent Recruit gets +2/+2 as long as you control three or more artifacts.

Phyrexian Digester 3
Artifact Creature – Construct (c)

Divine Offering 1W
Destroy target artifact. You gain life equal to its converted mana cost.

Training Drone 3
Artifact Creature – Drone
Training Drone can’t attack or block unless it’s equipped.

Skinwing 4
Artifact – Equipment
Living Weapon
Equipped creature gets +2/+2 and flying
Equip 4

Oculus 1U
Creature – Homunculus
When Oculus is put into a graveyard from the battlefield, you may draw a card.

Blightwidow 3G
Creature – Spider
Reach, infect

Myr Turbine 5
Artifact (rare)
T: Put a 1/1 colorless Myr artifact creature token onto the battlefield.
T, tap 5 untapped Myr creatures you control: Search your library for a Myr creature card, put it onto the battlefield, then shuffle your library.

And a new green mythic got revealed:

Praetor’s Counsel 5GGG
Sorcery (M)
Return all cards from your graveyard to your hand. Exile Praetor’s Counsel. You have no maximum hand size for the rest of the game.

And this gem has come over from Rarity Guide:

Cryptoplasm 1UU
Creature – Shapeshifter (Rare)
at the beginning of your upkeep, you may have Cryptoplasm become a copy of another target creature. If you do, Cryptoplasm gains this ability.

This brings the spoiler to 103!

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Mirrodin Besieged: Decimator Web & Glissa Courier

Just got spoiled by Tom Lapille.

In addition the set will have 10 basic lands and the White Sun’s Zenith has been spoiled:

White Sun’s Zenith XWWW
Sorcery (Rare)
Put X 2/2 Cat creature tokens onto the battlefield. Shuffle White Sun’s Zenith into its owner’s library.

This brings the spoiler up to 93 cards!

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Mirrodin Besieged: Sword of Feast and Famine, Phyrexian Juggernaut & Gore Vassal

Sword of Feast and Famine source.
Phyrexian Juggernaut loves Facebook.
Gore Vassal likes to persist at PureMTGO.

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