Set Information

Story

The story of Scars of Mirrodin takes place in the plane of Mirrodin. Mirrodin is an artificial plane, so the number of artifacts and cards relating to that permanent type is larger than normal and mechanically reflects the themes already explored in the previous sets. The set describes the conflict between two major factions - one being Mirrodin, and the other being the invading forces of Phyrexia. Cards aligned with these two factions are watermarked. The two factions are also mechanically separated, with the Phyrexians dealing largely with Poison, Infect and Proliferate while the native Mirrans use mechanics already introduced or similar to those of the original Mirrodin set - Imprint, Indestructible, Charge Counters the new Metalcraft mechanic, as well as Mana Myr and Spellbombs.

The story also revolves around several planeswalkers. Elspeth Tirel returns while a new planeswalker by the name of Koth is introduced who appears to be of Vulshok heritage and thus would be native to Mirrodin. Venser and Tezzeret are also involved in the storyline. Being set on Mirrodin, the expansion features themes and settings already known from that plane. For example, creature types and tribes of these such as Leonin, Vampires, Loxodon, Elves, or the Human tribes of Vulshok, Auriok and Neurok. Artifact creatures such as Golems and Myr are also present.

Mechanics and Keywords

  • Infect: This deals damage to creatures in the form of -1/-1 counters and players in the form of poison counters Proliferate: When a player proliferates, he or she chooses any number of players and/or permanents with a counter on them, then puts another
    of those counters on these players or permanents.

Keywords

  • Imprint
  • Metalcraft

Cardmarket Decks

Standard

5-8
Pro Tour Cleveland (Mythic Championship I)
22.02.2019
5-8
Pro Tour Cleveland (Mythic Championship I)
22.02.2019
4th
Star City Games Open - Dallas
10.02.2019
4th
Northwest RPTQ @ Mox Boarding House (Bellevue, WA)
17.02.2019

Modern

5-8
Grand Prix Toronto 2019
10.02.2019
5-8
Grand Prix Toronto 2019
10.02.2019
3rd
Star City Games Classic - Dallas
10.02.2019
6th
Star City Games Classic - Dallas
10.02.2019

Legacy

2nd
MKMSeries Prague 2017 - Legacy
31.07.2017
3rd
MKMSeries Prague 2017 - Legacy
31.07.2017
4th
MKMSeries Prague 2017 - Legacy
31.07.2017
6th
MKMSeries Prague 2017 - Legacy
31.07.2017

Vintage

2nd
Romancing the Stones 9 @ Austin, TX
02.02.2019
1st
Romancing the Stones 9 @ Austin, TX
02.02.2019
2nd
Romancing the Stones 9 @ Austin, TX
02.02.2019
3-4
Monthly Vintage Tournament @ Cedric's Board Game Cafe
27.01.2019

Commander

3-4
Master Zap @ Palaiseau (France)
06.01.2019
5-8
Master Zap @ Palaiseau (France)
06.01.2019
5-8
Master Zap @ Palaiseau (France)
06.01.2019
5-8
Master Zap @ Palaiseau (France)
06.01.2019

Pauper

5th
February 2019 5k Pauper @ Ongkeco's Hobby Shop Philippines
02.02.2019
1st
PFC player of the year 2018 @ PandaPlay Rostov-on-Don
06.01.2019
5th
PFC player of the year 2018 @ PandaPlay Rostov-on-Don
06.01.2019
2nd
PFC player of the year 2018 @ PandaPlay Rostov-on-Don
06.01.2019

Highlander

1st
Highlander Masters Westfalen #1 Bielefeld
05.08.2018
2nd
Highlander Masters Westfalen #1 Bielefeld
05.08.2018
3rd
Highlander Masters Westfalen #1 Bielefeld
05.08.2018
4th
Highlander Masters Westfalen #1 Bielefeld
05.08.2018
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