This entry is part 172 of 542 in the series CommanderCast







Hello everyone and welcome to Commandercast Episode 170! We’re your weekly source for Community, Strategy, and Technology, hosted on and our homesite:! Now that Khans of Tarkir is out on shelves, we have something we have to do… and that’s to do our lookback Set Review for Theros! Today William, Calvin, and Mark get together to talk about the first set of the block. We talk about The Heroes, The Monsters, and THE GODS!


We’re recording this on October 9, 2014








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Commandercast Episode 170


October 9, 2014




Mark – Commandercast Co-host



Favorite Commanders This Week:


Calvin – Iroas, God of Victory (& God of Lift)


Mark – Karn, Silver Golem




Community Ban Poll



Community:  How have the Gods changed commander?


Indestructible enchantments: what have they really done to change our game?

Strategy:  Gods & Heroes


The Gods:


  • Heliod
  • Thassa
  • Erebos
  • Purphorous
  • Nylea


The Heroes:


Anax and Cymede


Anthousa, Setessan Hero


Daxos of Meletis


Triad of Fates


Tymaret, the Murder King


The Monsters


Hythonia the Cruel


Medomai the Ageless


Polukranos, World Eater



Technology:  The Best of Theros


William – Elspeth, Sun’s Champion, Ashen Rider, Nykthos, Shrine to Nyx, Prophet of Kruphix, Read the Bones, Sylvan Caratid


Calvin – Gift of Immortality, Bestows, God Weapons


Mark – Curse of the Swine, Burnished Hart, Nighthowler




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Calvin – Email: captainredzone(at)  // twitter: (at)CaptainRedZone


Mark – Email: MarkMahler(at)gmail(dot)com



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