Very sad. Getting more confidant they can stay up. Please. #representación. Shaheen Soorani reviews recent success stories. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts, https://twitter.com/danielhkwan/status/1285677301993267201?s=21. Obviously enough, they don't play Dark Confidant. Stop acting like Dark Confidant, Signal Pest, Memnite, Lingering Souls, Glistener Elf, Noble Hierarch etc. Dark Confidant, illustrated by Mark Zug. The left are the new racists. The deck has survived several Modern metas since it first evolved out of the early more combo-centric Shadow decks after GitProbe was banned. A narrowing Historic metagame opens up opportunities for control players. Our experts weigh in! Get his latest list and sideboarding guide. Which Midrange Deck Is Better In Historic — Sultai Or Four-Color? Goyf is one of the meanest two-drops ever printed. don't see play. I don't understand why you're saying that UWR control doesn't need Dark Confidant. What about those of us that already know a lot of this stuff is bullshit and just wanna play magic without any drama about this that and everything? Plays into the negative ‘dangerous mysterious Asian’ stereotype.”, “Okay, I’ll make it a white dude instead.”, “Ugh, no! Courtesy of Wizards of the Coast (WotC) and Reid Duke, one of Magic’s most iconic creatures returns with new artwork and a Showcase frame — Dark Confidant! Cool new art from @markzug #promotion #MTG2XM pic.twitter.com/oo4xOLrRlf. Dark Confidant has since been reprinted three times, in both Modern Masters and Modern Masters 2015 Edition, as well as a DCI Promotional card. WotC need to ban all Dark Confidants in all competitive formats and give a copy out to all POC as reparations. MTGO Zendikar Rising Set Championship Qualifiers Arrive This Weekend, Cyclonic Rift Returns With New Art, Showcase Frame In Double Masters. The original submission of Maher involved poison counters. The standard of discourse has been set by feminists. United scraped a victory. This is a wide open and mostly unmoderated subreddit to talk about Magic: The Gathering. The one who points it out where no one else noticed it really tells you something about 'em. The jaw line/structure, the shitty fucking chin goatee, the ears. No, it’s not racist. All Rights Reserved. The card's flavor text alludes to Maher's epithet "the Great One". But at the same time it totally does fucking not? “We want representation and to be included!! Seriously how can they claim a lack of inclusion, when they criticize each and every instance of inclusion wizards throws there way. Has Selesnya Company broken through to challenge the dominance of Omnath and Uro in Modern? Rakdos Sacrifice Is The Best Deck In Historic. … Gatherer is the Magic Card Database. Why Recent Historic Results Are Providing Hope To Control Mages. So yes, by that standard this is really offensive and racist to people of colour. ... Got out of jail today. Or one that they would bitch about too? “Hey, uhm...we can’t make the new Dark Confidant art Asian. Lots of MTG players are turning have turned into soft little bitches. The site may not work properly if you don't, If you do not update your browser, we suggest you visit, Press J to jump to the feed. Isnt it mostly racists who even notice or care about things like this? Mentally ill people. Dark Confidant card price from Ravnica City of Guilds (RAV) for Magic: the Gathering (MTG) and Magic Online (MTGO). Ahhhh yes, I suppose a white straight male would of been a better choice? 3 Dark Confidant. ... Matt is a frequent competitor on the Pro Tour, often at the center of controversy due to the outspoken opinions he expresses in his column. The easiest example of this is when I draw a Dark Confidant in such a scenario. This is by no means a card you must play. People are fucking stupid. Is Yasharn, Implacable Earth good enough to add a color to Sultai Midrange in Historic? This game already has way too many ciswhitemales!”, “Fine fine fine. Confucius says, man with penis in peanut butter jar is fucking nuts... And that's what all these, "everything is racist" oxygen wasters are, fucking nuts. Adding Scrapheap Scrounger to Historic Rakdos Sacrifice made GerryT a believer. Thanks to WOTC for letting me preview one of my favorite cards of all time–appearing in Double Masters! Current List I'm Using: Link to List Since I've gotten attention for Mono Green Control, people have been asking me to write a primer. July 21, 2020 July 22, 2020. WotC need to ban all Dark Confidants in all competitive formats and give a copy out to all POC as reparations. They get stereotyped enough as is! Six SCG creators weigh in. https://discord.gg/YJE8qDm, Looks like you're using new Reddit on an old browser. Atlus is changing two controversial scenes in Persona 5 Royal for its Western release because of ...[+] their negative portrayal of gay men Credit: Atlus. Whether I’m on 5 or 7 life at this point matters by a huge margin, since it directly translates to how many cards I will be able to draw off Dark Confidant before it’s a liability. One more episode in the "the left are the real racists" show. It’s not always a top choice as some metas are very hostile to it, but the deck has yet to look truly bad and it plays a number of powerful cards that make it less likely to fall out of Modern due to power creep. Search for the perfect addition to your deck. We need a goddamn full blown world war, full draft of anyone under the age of 35, both men and women, in WWI style trench warfare, mustard gas included, to teach these over privileged pussies some perspective. He is efficiency all the way around. Dark Confidant from Modern Masters 2015 for . Idiots. World Champion PVDDR weighs the options. (Sans penis, of course. Join our discord here: Dark Confidant was reprinted in Modern Masters. But life total also translates into value in … Yuma Koizumi wins the second SCG Tour Online $5K Kaldheim Championship Qualifier with Four-Color Midrange. The iconic Dark Confidant returns with new art and a new frame in Double Masters! Can Anything Top Four-Color Midrange In Historic? I’ll make it a black African-American black Black dude instead.”, “What?! It’s a stretch for something that doesn’t exist to justify a stance that isn’t valid. https://twitter.com/danielhkwan/status/1285677301993267201?s=21 didn't take long, hahaha. I’m Asain and I get the sentiment yes if you stretch REAL FUCKING FAR this looks like what most white curltures depicted as the evil Asian. Historic is a format with several strong decks, but can any of them top Four-Color Midrange? Stop being ***** ridiculous, I beg you. This has mostly been ok, a bit annoying, but paying $7 for a pack that has a chance at cards like Dark Confidant, Tarmogoyf, Sword of Fire and Ice and the like and come with guaranteed foils isn’t really that bad. So yes, by that standard this is really offensive and racist to people of colour. The iconic Dark Confidant returns with new art and a new frame in Double Masters! Never happy, never will be. Imagine if they made Dark Confidant a black guy! ), wait until they notice that the reprint of boon reflection with the new artwork might be a dog whistle. Clear of controversy and have a sound set of morals in order To progress. Confidant is our source of card advantage which is extremely important in a deck without Islands. The standard of discourse has been set by feminists. As the saying goes, "A racist mind is a racist kind." The only card people are proposing that's dead vs everything else is Painter's Servant. I didnt even see the race of these 2 dudes. First printed in Ravnica: City of Guilds and modeled after Bob Maher Jr. —who designed the card after winning the 2004 Magic: The Gathering Invitational — Dark Confidant has seen significant play in every format it has been legal in and was famously included in 13 winning decklists at Worlds 2007. But Dark Confidant is a recurring source of card advantage. Has Selesnya Company Put Uro And Omnath’s Reign Of Terror In Modern On Hold? Wizards has let them in and now it's over. A lot of rampant mental illness in game, with lots of them treating magic as their cure, not feeding into their problems. !”, “Not like that, my way or the high way you racist fucks!!!!”. Rarity, #: M, 75 Card Type: Creature Human Wizard P / T: 2 / 1 Description: At the beginning of your upkeep, reveal the … Do we get a peanut butter sandwich? I'll be using the above list as a basis for a lot of what I talk about, but I will attempt to mostly talk about the general information that I believe applies to the archetype as a whole where applicable. No! See cards from the most recent sets and discover what players just like you are saying about them. Courtesy of Wizards of the Coast (WotC) and Reid Duke, one of Magic’s most iconic creatures returns with new artwork and a Showcase frame — Dark Confidant!