Watch: Top 5 Best Hour of Devastation Magic Cards For Modern Format

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With Hour of Devastation hitting stores next week, it's time to find out which Magic: The Gathering cards will be playable in Constructed and Limited formats, and of course, a lot of players would be interested to know which cards have great potential to make an impact in Modern. Now, The Professor of Tolarian Community College counts down the Top 5 Best Modern cards from the new set. The cycle of Planeswalker defeat cards are playable but only one of them makes the list, and a couple of cards get honorable mentions: Oketra's Mercy and Hazoret's Undying Fury. Cards that made the list provide answers to some of Modern's biggest problems. Watch the video here, and let us know in the comment section below what you think.  

5) Solemnity

4) Life Goes On

3) Claim // Fame

2) Liliana's Defeat

1) Ramunap Excavator

Set Name: Hour of Devastation

Block: Set 2 of 2 in the Amonkhet Block

Number of Cards: 184

Prerelease Events: July 8-9, 2017

Release Date: July 14, 2017

Launch Weekend: July 20-22, 2017

Game Day: August 5-6, 2017

Magic Online Prerelease Events: July 21, 2017

Magic Online Release Date: July 24, 2017

Pro Tour Date: July 28-30, 2017

Official Three-Letter Code: HOU

Twitter Hashtag: #MTGHOU

Languages Available: English, Chinese Simplified, Chinese Traditional, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish


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