Commander Deck: Espir Combo

I use EDHRED to build most of my commander decks, but this time I thought I would try something different. The primary group I play with build and play tier one competitive decks, so this deck may not be a fun build in your group. A lot of players frown on the type of combos I put in this deck. I built a deck purely on the combo pieces I had in my collection. I chose Ravos, Soultender and Silas Renn, Seeker Adept as partner commanders. Their combined effects should allow me to recur creatures and artifacts from my graveyard to keep my combo pieces on the battlefield.

Ravos, Soultender







I wanted to be as fast as possible so I kept the mana curve low. As you can see from the chart the majority of my spells are below 3 converted mana casting cost, 44 cards to be exact.  The remaining 21 spells are my finishers though if you can get 5-8  three drops on the battlefield you can combo off and win the game.

The mana base ended up a little heavier in white mana than I initially wanted but still seems to have a good balance.  Colorless mana makes up 33% of the overall deck composition, with enough mana rocks and multicolor lands that casting spells have not been an issue when gold-fishing this deck.
The whole point of this deck is to have an endless amount of combos in your hand and on the battlefield.  There are several ways to prevent all damage dealt to you and or to your creatures.  Darksteel Myr, Palace Guard, Palisade Giant with cards like Ghostly Possession, Pariah, and Indestructibility are a sure way to lock your opponent from causing you damage. Archon of Justice and Kami of False Hope with recursion effects from Ravos or any of the other artifacts and enchantments on the board makes an endless loop of damage prevention. Infinite mana combos allow you dump mana into artifacts like Walking Ballista, Snake Basket, and multiple recast effects, like Nims Deathmantale with Phyrexian Plaguelord to clear your opponents board. Take a look at the list and let me know what combos you see in the comment section.

Ravos, Soultender (commander)
Silas Renn, Seeker Adept (commander)
Ashnod’s Altar
Chromatic Lantern
Commander’s Sphere
Fellwar Stone
Nim Deathmantle
Ruined Stalactite
Sensei’s Divining Top
Serene Steward
Sol Ring
Soul’s Attendant
Spawning Pit
Spine of Ish Sah
Sword of the Meek
Thopter Foundry
Well of Lost Dreams
Aetherflux Reservoir
Snake Basket
Artifact Creature
Composite Golem
Darksteel Myr
Walking Ballista
Guardian of the Gateless
Ajani’s Pridemate
Archon of Justice
Blood Pet
Bloodthrone Vampire
Bog Initiate
Butcher of Malakir
Cloud of Faeries
Deadeye Navigator
Grand Architect
Grim Haruspex
Judge of Currents
Kami of False Hope
Leonin Elder
Magus of the Coffers
Mirran Spy
Palace Guard
Palisade Giant
Phyrexian Plaguelord
Priest of Yawgmoth
Soul Warden
Tidewater Minion
Vizkopa Guildmage
Wall of Limbs
Vela the Night-Clad
Plague of Vermin
Enduring Renewal
Fool’s Demise
Ghostly Possession
Ghostly Prison
Palace Siege
Psychic Barrier
Render Silent
Stoic Rebuttal
Arcane Sanctum
Azorius Chancery
Caves of Koilos
Command Tower
Concealed Courtyard
Dimir Aqueduct
Dromar’s Cavern
Drowned Catacomb
Evolving Wilds
Exotic Orchard
Field of Ruin
Glacial Fortress
Grand Coliseum
Inventor’s Fair
Nykthos, Shrine to Nyx
Orzhov Basilica
Path of Ancestry
Prairie Stream
Reflecting Pool
Reliquary Tower
Temple of the False God
Terramorphic Expanse
Warped Landscape