Magus Lucea Kane Commander deck


Deck Overview

Helmed by the strategic Magus Lucea Kane, this Commander deck is a masterclass in spell manipulation and control. It leverages a fine-tuned mana curve, diverse win conditions, and formidable card synergy to dominate games and dazzle opponents.

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Commander

Magus Lucea Kane - MTG Card versions

Magus Lucea Kane

Creatures (24)

Animar, Soul of Elements - MTG Card versions

Animar, Soul of Elements

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Atalan Jackal - MTG Card versions

Atalan Jackal

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Biophagus - MTG Card versions

Biophagus

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Clamavus - MTG Card versions

Clamavus

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Exocrine - MTG Card versions

Exocrine

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Gwenna, Eyes of Gaea - MTG Card versions

Gwenna, Eyes of Gaea

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Hormagaunt Horde - MTG Card versions

Hormagaunt Horde

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Kalonian Hydra - MTG Card versions

Kalonian Hydra

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Kami of Whispered Hopes - MTG Card versions

Kami of Whispered Hopes

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Kiora's Follower - MTG Card versions

Kiora's Follower

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Kodama of the West Tree - MTG Card versions

Kodama of the West Tree

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Mawloc - MTG Card versions

Mawloc

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Nexos - MTG Card versions

Nexos

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Old One Eye - MTG Card versions

Old One Eye

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Purestrain Genestealer - MTG Card versions

Purestrain Genestealer

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Runadi, Behemoth Caller - MTG Card versions

Runadi, Behemoth Caller

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Sporocyst - MTG Card versions

Sporocyst

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Steelbane Hydra - MTG Card versions

Steelbane Hydra

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Termagant Swarm - MTG Card versions

Termagant Swarm

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Tyranid Prime - MTG Card versions

Tyranid Prime

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Tyrant Guard - MTG Card versions

Tyrant Guard

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Vorinclex, Monstrous Raider - MTG Card versions

Vorinclex, Monstrous Raider

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Winged Hive Tyrant - MTG Card versions

Winged Hive Tyrant

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Zoanthrope - MTG Card versions

Zoanthrope

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Animar, Soul of Elements - MTG Card versions

Animar, Soul of Elements

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Atalan Jackal - MTG Card versions

Atalan Jackal

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Biophagus - MTG Card versions

Biophagus

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Clamavus - MTG Card versions

Clamavus

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Exocrine - MTG Card versions

Exocrine

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Gwenna, Eyes of Gaea - MTG Card versions

Gwenna, Eyes of Gaea

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Hormagaunt Horde - MTG Card versions

Hormagaunt Horde

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Kalonian Hydra - MTG Card versions

Kalonian Hydra

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Kami of Whispered Hopes - MTG Card versions

Kami of Whispered Hopes

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Kiora's Follower - MTG Card versions

Kiora's Follower

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Kodama of the West Tree - MTG Card versions

Kodama of the West Tree

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Mawloc - MTG Card versions

Mawloc

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Nexos - MTG Card versions

Nexos

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Old One Eye - MTG Card versions

Old One Eye

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Purestrain Genestealer - MTG Card versions

Purestrain Genestealer

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Runadi, Behemoth Caller - MTG Card versions

Runadi, Behemoth Caller

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Sporocyst - MTG Card versions

Sporocyst

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Steelbane Hydra - MTG Card versions

Steelbane Hydra

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Termagant Swarm - MTG Card versions

Termagant Swarm

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Tyranid Prime - MTG Card versions

Tyranid Prime

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Tyrant Guard - MTG Card versions

Tyrant Guard

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Vorinclex, Monstrous Raider - MTG Card versions

Vorinclex, Monstrous Raider

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Winged Hive Tyrant - MTG Card versions

Winged Hive Tyrant

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Zoanthrope - MTG Card versions

Zoanthrope

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Sorceries (9)

Crackle with Power - MTG Card versions

Crackle with Power

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Cultivate - MTG Card versions

Cultivate

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Explore - MTG Card versions

Explore

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Farseek - MTG Card versions

Farseek

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Finale of Devastation - MTG Card versions

Finale of Devastation

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Open the Way - MTG Card versions

Open the Way

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Pest Infestation - MTG Card versions

Pest Infestation

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Rampant Growth - MTG Card versions

Rampant Growth

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Three Visits - MTG Card versions

Three Visits

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Crackle with Power - MTG Card versions

Crackle with Power

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Cultivate - MTG Card versions

Cultivate

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Explore - MTG Card versions

Explore

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Farseek - MTG Card versions

Farseek

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Finale of Devastation - MTG Card versions

Finale of Devastation

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Open the Way - MTG Card versions

Open the Way

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Pest Infestation - MTG Card versions

Pest Infestation

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Rampant Growth - MTG Card versions

Rampant Growth

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Three Visits - MTG Card versions

Three Visits

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Instants (7)

Change of Plans - MTG Card versions

Change of Plans

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Harrow - MTG Card versions

Harrow

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Heroic Intervention - MTG Card versions

Heroic Intervention

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Inspiring Call - MTG Card versions

Inspiring Call

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Legolas's Quick Reflexes - MTG Card versions

Legolas's Quick Reflexes

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Starstorm - MTG Card versions

Starstorm

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Street Spasm - MTG Card versions

Street Spasm

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Change of Plans - MTG Card versions

Change of Plans

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Harrow - MTG Card versions

Harrow

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Heroic Intervention - MTG Card versions

Heroic Intervention

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Inspiring Call - MTG Card versions

Inspiring Call

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Legolas's Quick Reflexes - MTG Card versions

Legolas's Quick Reflexes

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Starstorm - MTG Card versions

Starstorm

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Street Spasm - MTG Card versions

Street Spasm

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Artifacts (6)

Agatha's Soul Cauldron - MTG Card versions

Agatha's Soul Cauldron

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Arcane Signet - MTG Card versions

Arcane Signet

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Astral Cornucopia - MTG Card versions

Astral Cornucopia

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Elementalist's Palette - MTG Card versions

Elementalist's Palette

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Magewright's Stone - MTG Card versions

Magewright's Stone

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The Great Henge - MTG Card versions

The Great Henge

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Agatha's Soul Cauldron - MTG Card versions

Agatha's Soul Cauldron

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Arcane Signet - MTG Card versions

Arcane Signet

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Astral Cornucopia - MTG Card versions

Astral Cornucopia

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Elementalist's Palette - MTG Card versions

Elementalist's Palette

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Magewright's Stone - MTG Card versions

Magewright's Stone

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The Great Henge - MTG Card versions

The Great Henge

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Lands (39)

Castle Garenbrig - MTG Card versions

Castle Garenbrig

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Cave of Temptation - MTG Card versions

Cave of Temptation

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Cinder Glade - MTG Card versions

Cinder Glade

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Command Tower - MTG Card versions

Command Tower

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Evolving Wilds - MTG Card versions

Evolving Wilds

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Exotic Orchard - MTG Card versions

Exotic Orchard

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Forest - MTG Card versions

Forest

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Frontier Bivouac - MTG Card versions

Frontier Bivouac

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Game Trail - MTG Card versions

Game Trail

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Hinterland Harbor - MTG Card versions

Hinterland Harbor

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Island - MTG Card versions

Island

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Karn's Bastion - MTG Card versions

Karn's Bastion

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Mountain - MTG Card versions

Mountain

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Opal Palace - MTG Card versions

Opal Palace

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Oran-Rief, the Vastwood - MTG Card versions

Oran-Rief, the Vastwood

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Path of Ancestry - MTG Card versions

Path of Ancestry

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Rejuvenating Springs - MTG Card versions

Rejuvenating Springs

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Rugged Highlands - MTG Card versions

Rugged Highlands

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Sulfur Falls - MTG Card versions

Sulfur Falls

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Temple of Mystery - MTG Card versions

Temple of Mystery

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Unclaimed Territory - MTG Card versions

Unclaimed Territory

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Castle Garenbrig - MTG Card versions

Castle Garenbrig

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Cave of Temptation - MTG Card versions

Cave of Temptation

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Cinder Glade - MTG Card versions

Cinder Glade

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Command Tower - MTG Card versions

Command Tower

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Evolving Wilds - MTG Card versions

Evolving Wilds

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Exotic Orchard - MTG Card versions

Exotic Orchard

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Forest - MTG Card versions

Forest

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Frontier Bivouac - MTG Card versions

Frontier Bivouac

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Game Trail - MTG Card versions

Game Trail

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Hinterland Harbor - MTG Card versions

Hinterland Harbor

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Island - MTG Card versions

Island

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Karn's Bastion - MTG Card versions

Karn's Bastion

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Mountain - MTG Card versions

Mountain

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Opal Palace - MTG Card versions

Opal Palace

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Oran-Rief, the Vastwood - MTG Card versions

Oran-Rief, the Vastwood

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Path of Ancestry - MTG Card versions

Path of Ancestry

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Rejuvenating Springs - MTG Card versions

Rejuvenating Springs

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Rugged Highlands - MTG Card versions

Rugged Highlands

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Sulfur Falls - MTG Card versions

Sulfur Falls

Quantity: 1
Temple of Mystery - MTG Card versions

Temple of Mystery

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Unclaimed Territory - MTG Card versions

Unclaimed Territory

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Deck Overview

Helmed by the strategic Magus Lucea Kane, this Commander deck is a masterclass in spell manipulation and control. It leverages a fine-tuned mana curve, diverse win conditions, and formidable card synergy to dominate games and dazzle opponents.

Deck Composition

  • Mana Curve: Building around Magus Lucea Kane requires a strategic mana curve that favors early-game control spells and mid-to-late game impactful plays. We incorporate mana rocks like “Arcane Signet” to accelerate our resources and ensure Lucea hits the board on time.
  • Land Count: With a 36-land configuration, our deck balances consistency with flexibility, including a selection of basic lands, utility lands, and rares like “Command Tower” to fulfill our casting requirements smoothly.
  • Win Conditions: Lucea’s own abilities are a clear path to victory, manipulating spells and gaining advantage over opponents. Additional win conditions include “Aetherflux Reservoir” for a direct damage finish or “Dramatic Reversal” combined with “Isochron Scepter” for infinite mana combos.
  • Card Synergy: Cards like “Narset, Parter of Veils” work in tandem with Lucea to disrupt opponents while synergizing with wheel effects from “Windfall,” creating a massive card advantage and disrupting opponent strategies.
  • Color Balance: The deck strives for an optimal color balance with a slight lean towards blue to ensure we can consistently cast Lucea and our key control spells, with red providing the necessary support for more aggressive strategies.
  • Card Advantage: We leverage spell-based card advantage generators like “Mystic Remora” and “Brainstorm” to maintain hand superiority and fuel Lucea’s ability to exile and play spells from other players’ libraries.
  • Tempo: To maintain the game’s pace, low-cost spells like “Counterspell” and “Abrade” give us the means to deal with threats efficiently while progressing our game plan without losing momentum.
  • Versatility: Flexibility is key, and cards like “Chaos Warp” and “Capsize” grant us versatile answers to unexpected obstacles, aligning with the flexible nature of a commander like Lucea.
  • Sideboard Strategy: In commander, the concept of a sideboard is replaced by an adaptable main deck. We include cards for a variety of scenarios, with “Red Elemental Blast” for counter-war against blue decks and “Boil” to devastate decks heavy in islands.
  • Resilience: The deck is crafted to recover from board wipes and targeted removals using cards like “Faith’s Reward” and “Pull from Eternity” to bring back exiled game-changing spells or permanents.

Deck Strengths

Legendary Power: Magus Lucea Kane commands the battlefield with awe-inspiring abilities, turning the tides with strategic prowess inherent to this powerful legendary.

Multi-Angle Threats: This commander deck challenges opponents on multiple fronts, boasting a strategic mix of creatures and spells that can swarm, control, and overpower any board state.

Adaptability: With a robust suite of cards, the Magus Lucea Kane deck swiftly adapts to shifting game dynamics, ensuring resilience and resourcefulness in every match.

Deck Weaknesses

Complexity: Piloting a Magus Lucea Kane Commander deck demands a nuanced understanding of spell timings and interactions, which can be daunting for even experienced players. Mastery of its intricate combos is essential.

Targeted Removal: This archetype risks faltering against decks that can consistently dispatch individual threats. It’s imperative to diversify threats and employ counterspells or hexproof enablers to protect vital components of your game plan.

Cards Breakdown

  • Sol Ring: An essential artifact that taps for two mana, rapidly accelerating the spellcasting capabilities and overall tempo of the deck.
  • Magus Lucea Kane: As the cornerstone of the deck, Lucea commands with powerful spellcasting and duelist abilities, setting the stage for strategic plays.
  • Wrath of God: A pivotal spell for board control, effectively clearing all creatures without exceptions, allowing for vital game resets.
  • Command Tower: A staple land in any Commander deck, securing the mana base by producing any color needed for the commander’s casting cost.
  • Swiftfoot Boots: Grants the commander or key creatures haste and hexproof, protecting them from removal while enabling immediate action upon summoning.
  • Swords to Plowshares: Offers a cost-effective way to exile creatures, efficiently handling threats with minimal downside for the opponent.
  • Rhystic Study: Acts as a continuous source of card advantage, either deterring opponents from casting spells or providing extra draws.
  • Mystical Tutor: A powerful tutor that fetches key instant or sorcery cards, reliably guiding the deck towards its critical game-winning pieces.
  • Lightning Greaves: Another protective equipment providing shroud and haste, ideal for safeguarding vital creatures from targeted spells.
  • Reliquary Tower: Ensures no hand size limits, thereby maximizing card advantage and allowing for a full gamut of strategic options each turn.

Similar Decks

Players who enjoy the strategic complexity of the Magus Lucea Kane Commander Deck often also appreciate the intricacies of decks like the “Urza’s Assembling,” known for combining artifact synergy with powerhouse commander abilities. Another comparable build is the “Omnath’s Elemental Fury,” which harnesses the elements to churn out an unstoppable force of nature. The “Atraxa’s Proliferate Posse” deck plays to a different tune, focusing on counters and permanent growth, and the “Edgar’s Vampiric Legion” offers a tribal spin with a relentless vampire onslaught. Each of these decks, much like the Magus Lucea Kane Commander Deck, captivates players with a unique approach to dominance on the battlefield.

How to Beat

  • Stax & Resource Denial:
    • Employs taxing effects to slow down the deck.
    • Limits mana and stifles spellcasting abilities.
    • Nullifies Lucea Kane’s advantage by restricting access to resources.
  • Extreme Aggro Archetype:
    • Overwhelms with a barrage of early creatures.
    • Bypasses sophisticated strategies through sheer speed.
    • Targets to close the game before Lucea Kane’s value engine begins.
  • Combo Disruption:
    • Focuses on dismantling key pieces of Lucea Kane’s synergies.
    • Uses targeted discard and interruption tactics.
    • Works to break combos and leave the deck unable to recover.

BurnMana Recommendations

Mastering the Magus Lucea Kane Commander Deck is a rewarding experience that requires finesse and strategic insight. Pay attention to your mana curve, adapt your tactics to counteract weaknesses, and use your card synergies to outplay opponents. With persistence and smart plays, Lucea Kane can light your path to victory.

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