Metamorph entering the battlefield as a copy of Gideon Jura (artifact and not animated) will get 6 loyalty counters due to the Gideon’s ability. There is no moment in game when Metamorph is already on the battlefield and not yet a copy. That’s right! You don’t have an excess of cheap ramp (8 pieces or so, depending how you count), so 36 for a 6cmc cmdr which the deck revolves around seems a little low. One of my favorite cards in Standard is , and since this is Combo Week, I decided to talk about a combo that can make you gain an arbitrarily large amount of life using that card. I found that interesting. ({UP} can be paid with either {U} or 2 life.). The number of counters of any type on original Coralhelm Commander is irrelevant, Metamorph entering the battlefield as its copy won’t inherit any of them. To get more value from Beckett I suggest adding Phyrexian Metamorph to copy the resonator and Spark Double to copy Beckett. Today’s Rules Tip written by If that would work, that would be pretty nifty indeed. Might be a little slow tho. Privacy statement | Phyrexian Metamorph’s mana cost contains blue phyrexian mana symbol. Since they're tutors that cheat the artifact onto the battlefield. Here is when the Artifact type of our Relic-Warder/Metamorph copy comes in handy, because it is a legal target for its own triggered ability, so it can exile itself. EDH Recommendations and strategy content for Magic: the Gathering Commander Metamorph enters an “empty” (from its ability point of view) battlefield. I highly recommend it though it may be just over budget for single cards. If you belong to the bustler tribe and announce what Metamorph is going to copy as soon as you cast it, then, according to the official tournament shortcuts, you must adhere to this choice unless an opponent takes an action in response. for infinite ETBs and enter the graveyard effects. by Ornstain, Breya, Equipment Shapers Inc. for infinite turns. is a cool combo. You may have Phyrexian Metamorph enter the battlefield as a copy of any artifact or creature on the battlefield, except it's an artifact in addition to its other types. If your Metamorph copies a Pithing Needle, then as it enters the battlefield you need to name a card. by yebvas, Oona, Queen of the Fae. Does this kind of fall in with your Sigil Tracer suggestion? Blood Artist + Phyrexian Metamorph + Sharuum the Hegemon So you play Metamorph with Sharuum out then copy it then you have two of the same legend so this is the rule(If the same player controls two or more legendary permanents of the same name, that player will … Why? All Rights Reserved. I've been keeping Equilibrium in the back of my mind for quite some time now. Jorge Pinto, Level 1 judge from Santiago, Chile. , Phyrexian Metamorph + Sharuum the Hegemon , or Sculpting Steel + Sharuum the Hegemon Well, of course, you may choose not to copy anything, then Metamorph will enter the battlefield as a 0/0 creature and will die the next time SBA are performed. SCD: Phyrexian Metamorph. Contact | by paperponcho, Sakashima // Tormod // Gyruda You wouldn’t be able to do that even if you would want to, actually: the choice is being made on resolution of Metamorph when no player receives priority; and when a player does receive priority, Metamorph is already a copy on the battlefield. (1), ☆ Glen Elendra Archmage good on board counterspell, can be used with Necrotic Ooze to protect the combo. by tiagompm, Zara Piracy something affected by Silverskin Armor or Liquimetal Coating). This means that instead of paying {U} you may pay 2 life. The same is true about Phyrexian Metamorph card in any zone other than the battlefield, where it has mana cost of the object it copies. If your Metamorph copies a morph, a face-down creature, then it enters the battlefield as a 2/2 artifact creature with no name, color, supertype or subtype, mana cost, expansion symbol or abilities and is treated as a face-up object with no chance to unmorph. by jrippa, Muldrotha "Super Budget" The Gravetide Here, I’d like to draw your attention to the fact that not all effects that change the characteristics listed above change the copiable values. Why Knowledge Pool + Curse of Exhaustion locks your opponent out of casting spells from the hand. You may have Phyrexian Metamorph enter the battlefield as a copy of any artifact or creature on the battlefield, except it’s an artifact in addition to its other types. All Metamorph needs is that an object it’s going to copy is an artifact or a creature at the moment when copying happens. TappedOut.js Blog Widget, ( Had to go back and separate those ones card by card): And after this, I'm out. It is important to remember that if you use a shortcut for this combo, you need to choose a number of iterations. Fwiw, I hope this helps, and I just zoned out in a phone call with a person I didn't want to speak to for about 20 minutes while formatting this, lol. Sword of the Meek + Thopter Foundry By cloning an animated Mutavault we get an artifact land, not a creature. If a player does either, destroy Worms of the Earth. The next step consists of copying the Relic-Warder with our Phyrexian Metamorph. Thank you very much for helping to evolve the deck!  Flip/Clever Impersonator/Spark Double/Phyrexian Metamorph for that matter). Thopter Assembly + Time Sieve for infinite turns.. I haven't thought of that. The ability of the copy will trigger, target the original. ☆ But...I think...Som. The most common example is a creature boosted with Giant Growth. Sometimes, however, misunderstandings occur: If Phyrexian Metamorph copies Dryad Arbor and Worms of the Earth is on the battlefield, then it won’t enter the battlefield. It's also a tutor to get a big artifact into your hand. (0). I will later add this to the description. Any “as [this] enters the battlefield” or “[this] enters the battlefield with” abilities of the chosen permanent will also work. If an opponent is asking about your choice, it is assumed that he’s passed priority and allows the Metamorph to resolve. Terms of Use | We need 3 cards to accomplish this: Suture Priest, Leonin Relic-Warder and Phyrexian Metamorph. Hey, what's too strong for your playgroup? You may have Phyrexian Metamorph enter the battlefield as a copy of any artifact or creature on the battlefield, except it's an artifact in addition to its other types. An evident conclusion from the statements above: you can’t counter Metamorph by doing anything to the object it is copying! This is where the most interesting part begins. This means that instead of paying {U} you may pay 2 life. At the very moment Metamorph enters the battlefield you choose an artifact or a creature it will be copying. Magic: The Gathering and its respective properties are copyright Wizards of the Coast.