Series: Playing Pauper

Highlighting the Pauper format where only Commons are allowed.

Articles

Image for Playing Pauper: Four-Color Mono-Black Pestilence (Pauper, Magic Online) playing pauper
Playing Pauper: Four-Color Mono-Black Pestilence (Pauper, Magic Online)

How far can Arcum's Astrolabe take a manabase in Pauper? Is it enough to play four colors of spells with only black lands? Let's see!

Jul 26 | by SaffronOlive
Image for Playing Pauper: Dimir Rat Lock (Pauper, Magic Online) playing pauper
Playing Pauper: Dimir Rat Lock (Pauper, Magic Online)

How often can we lock our opponent out of drawing cards with Chittering Rats, Archaeomancer, and Ghostly Flicker in Pauper? Let's find out!

Apr 17 | by SaffronOlive
Image for Playing Pauper: Dreadmaw Stompy (Pauper, Magic Online) playing pauper
Playing Pauper: Dreadmaw Stompy (Pauper, Magic Online)

Is it finally time for the meme card Colossal Dreadmaw to shine in constructed?

Jan 9 | by SaffronOlive
Image for Playing Pauper: Mono-Black Land Destruction (Pauper, Magic Online) playing pauper
Playing Pauper: Mono-Black Land Destruction (Pauper, Magic Online)

Is blowing up all of the opponent's lands—perhaps starting on Turn 1—a legitimate plan in Pauper?

Dec 5 | by SaffronOlive
Image for Playing Pauper: Life (Pauper, Magic Online) playing pauper
Playing Pauper: Life (Pauper, Magic Online)

Is gaining infinite life a legitimate plan in Pauper? Let's find out!

Nov 28 | by SaffronOlive
Image for Playing Pauper: UB Delve-r playing pauper
Playing Pauper: UB Delve-r

What happens if you go all-in on Delver of Secrets and cheap delve threats in Pauper?

Sep 28 | by SaffronOlive
Image for Playing Pauper: Midnight Gond Combo playing pauper
Playing Pauper: Midnight Gond Combo

Is going infinite with Presence of Gond, Midnight Guard, and Sprout Swarm a legitimate plan in Pauper?

Sep 7 | by SaffronOlive
Image for Playing Pauper: Eldrazi Reanimator playing pauper
Playing Pauper: Eldrazi Reanimator

Is reanimating Ulamog's Crusher on turn two a legitimate Pauper plan? Let's find out!

Aug 17 | by SaffronOlive
Image for Playing Pauper: GB Morbid playing pauper
Playing Pauper: GB Morbid

Can GB Morbid Jund 'em out in Pauper and maybe take down some Delvers along the way?

Jul 20 | by SaffronOlive
Image for Playing Pauper: Defender Combo playing pauper
Playing Pauper: Defender Combo

Is comboing off with a bunch of walls a legitimate plan in Pauper? Let's find out!

Jul 6 | by SaffronOlive
Image for Playing Pauper: One-Land Spy playing pauper
Playing Pauper: One-Land Spy

Can a one-land combo deck actually work in Pauper? Let's find out!

Jun 1 | by SaffronOlive
Image for Playing Pauper: Ponza playing pauper
Playing Pauper: Ponza

Can Ponza port from Modern to Pauper?

May 12 | by SaffronOlive
Image for Playing Pauper: Zubera Storm playing pauper
Playing Pauper: Zubera Storm

Is it really possible to storm off with Zubera in Pauper? We're going to find out on today's Against the Odds-esque Playing Pauper!

Mar 30 | by SaffronOlive
Image for Playing Pauper: Mono-White Heroic playing pauper
Playing Pauper: Mono-White Heroic

Mono-White Heroic is the new hotness in Pauper, but just how competitive is the deck? Let's find out!

Feb 21 | by SaffronOlive
Image for Playing Pauper: Sultai Land Destruction playing pauper
Playing Pauper: Sultai Land Destruction

Playing Pauper is back! Let's start our exploration of the format by blowing up our opponent's lands!

Feb 7 | by SaffronOlive
Image for Playing Pauper: Burning Bush playing pauper
Playing Pauper: Burning Bush

Jake utilizes the power of the new Burning-Tree Emissary in a new take on the classic Red Aggro deck

Apr 5 | by Jake Stiles

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