An audience with the Hegemon

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You might have noticed I've been a little more active lately, posting exquisite lists of cards, hoping to help other people out there.Now it's my turn to ask for help!I'll post my 3 EDH decks I currently have, and I want to make them good. I build decks for fun, but I like to win, you know? That being said, I'll start with my beloved Sharuum the Hegemon deck. I built it from scratch, and I want to make it as powerful as possible. Every suggestion is welcome!



Commander: Sharuum the Hegemon


Lands:


3 Swamps


3 Islands


4 Plains


Darksteel Citadel


Vault of Whispers


Caves of Koilos


Evolving Wilds


Command Tower


Phyrexian Tower


Orzhov Basilica


Phyrexia's Core


Watery Grave


Dimir Aqueduct


Dreadship Reef


Ancient Den


Arcane Sanctum


Buried Ruin


Seat of the Synod


Reflecting Pool


Rogue's Passage


Thespian's Stage


Vivid Swamp


Sejiri Refuge


Temple of the False God


Exotic Orchard


Strip Mine



Planeswalkers:


Tezzeret the Seeker


Tezzeret, Agent of Nicol Bolas



Enchantments:


Necropotence


Phyrexian Arena


Artificer's intuition



Instants and Sorceries:


Remodel


Thirst for Knowledge


Roar of Reclamation


Demonic Collusion


Condemn


Day of Judgement


Sphinx's Revelation


Spin into Myth


Fabricate


Mortify


Fact of Fiction



Creatures:


Arcum Dagsson


Trinket Mage


Treasure Mage


Mistmeadow Witch


Alriok Salvagers


Archon of the Triumvirate



Artifact Creatures:


Memnarch


Sanctum Gargoyle


Inkwell Leviathan


Filigree Angel


Sharding Sphinx


Magister Sphinx


Steelwind Sphinx


Dross Scorpion


Glassdust Hulk


Triskelion


Filigree Sages


Wurmcoil Engine


Pilgrim's Eye


Sphinx Summoner


Phyrexian Metamorph


Myr Retriever



Artifacts:


Executor's Capsule


Sensei's Divining Top


Ichor Wellspring


Ether Spellbomb


Argentum Armor


Darksteel Forge


Everflowing Chalice


Basalt Monolith


Mox Opal


Mirrorworks


Scourglass


Nihil Spellbomb


Armillary Sphere


Sculpting Steel


Spine of Ish Sah


Oblivion Stone


Sol Ring


Voltaic Key


Mana Vault


Dispeller's Capsule


Rings of Brighthearth


Brittle Effigy


Darksteel Lingot


Soul Cauldron


Mimic Vat


Crystal Fragment


Doubling Cube


my two cents:
baleful strix <- cantrips, trades with anything good
parasitic strix <- a four point life swing in ur favor
master transmuter <- just plain stupid with lightning greaves (which i dont see on ur list, its a staple for a reason holmes)
ethersworn adjudicator  <- pet card, machine gun  on a 4/4 flying body
ethersworn cannonist <- combo hoser
grand architect <- ramp'r
unwinding clock <- basically a seedborn muse seems legit
shimmer myr, leyline of anticipation vedalken orrery: "herp, derp i'll crack for a bunch with my lil dudes... hey wait where'd that angel come from, and how'd did u gain all that life?" - befuddled hillbilly noob advesary
venser, the sojourner <- i hear that blinking is good some times yo
cranial plating <- cuz sometimes u just need to bash for a whole bunch, to feel good about yourself
Oh, damn. How could have I forgotten about Greaves? I'll take one out of my other EDH decks and use it.
Also, I have no idea how I completely forgot about the Orrery and the Myr, I have them in foil versions!

Do you have any idea of what I should take out of the deck?
er... am I missing the mycosynth lattice in the decklist?  That with vedalken orrery and unwinding clock is not a bad combo.  Also great with kill switch
also not sure how you are playing remodel?  and vindicate is better than mortify
Also think about:
master transmuterjunk diver, hanna, ship's navigator, deadeye navigator
I'm a fan of Expedition Map and Academy Ruins for recurring landfetch in my Sharuum list.

I considered the Magister Sphinx as well but decided I didn't need to be quite that variety of mean, so instead the Summoner Sphinx and Master Tansmuter have become friends, fetching new creatures and putting other necessary artifacts onto the field. Its even better if you're trading the Sphinx for the Spine of Ish Sah, cause that's my variety of mean. 
You want to make it as powerful as possible, alright. Start with a better mana base is my idea.

One of each original dual land
Each shock land
At least the 3 fetch lands of the 3 colored deck polluted delta etc.
All 3 shadowmoor block filters
urborg, tomb of yawgmoth
academy ruins
volrath's stronghold
maze of ith
kor haven
reflecting pool
thespian stage
tolaria west
cabal coffers maybe
thawing glaciers filter, but maybe

As for none lands.

demonic tutor
vampiric tutor
replenish or open the vaults
One of either kozilek or ulamog for anti mill for meta or sustainability.
The sword of the meek thopter foundry combo.
solemn simulacrum
jounyer's kite is ok.

That is all for now--tired. Typing from my phone.
Forgot the:

enlightened tutor 
mystic tutor 
hallowed burial
terminus


Bad ideas there, mate. I can't make the cards come back from the bottom oof the library, only from the graveyard. Mystic Tutor is somewhat lackluster, since I don't use many sorceries or instants. And I got an Enlightened Tutor 2 days ago, and I'm already using it.
You want to make it as powerful as possible, alright. Start with a better mana base is my idea. One of each original dual land Each shock land At least the 3 fetch lands of the 3 colored deck polluted delta etc. All 3 shadowmoor block filters urborg, tomb of yawgmoth academy ruins volrath's stronghold maze of ith kor haven reflecting pool thespian stage tolaria west cabal coffers maybe thawing glaciers filter, but maybe As for none lands. demonic tutor vampiric tutor replenish or open the vaults One of either kozilek or ulamog for anti mill for meta or sustainability. The sword of the meek thopter foundry combo. solemn simulacrum jounyer's kite is ok. That is all for now--tired. Typing from my phone.


I think there's a difference between "wanting to win" and "going bankrupt". As much as I'd like to have all those nice old cards, I simply can't afford them.Now, about the lands:
I'm already using Thespian Stage and Reflecting Pool.
Urborg, Ruins, Stronghold are on the way.
I'm trying to get the shocklands I don't have.
Maze of Ith is too expensive atm, Coffers and Glaciers aren't really useful in this deck.
About the cards:
The "cheap" Demonic Tutor is out of stock, so no tutor for me now.
Vampiric is too expensive for now.
Replenish does nothing, and Roar is better than Open the Vaults.
Kozilek and Ulamog are way too silly, and no one ever plays mill here.
I might add the combo.
And what would I take out for the Simulacrum and the Kite?

I'm a fan of Expedition Map and Academy Ruins for recurring landfetch in my Sharuum list.


I had completenly forgot about the existence of Expedition Map until I read your post. It'll be a nice addition to the deck.

er... am I missing the mycosynth lattice in the decklist?  That with vedalken orrery and unwinding clock is not a bad combo.  Also great with kill switch
also not sure how you are playing remodel?  and vindicate is better than mortify
Also think about:
master transmuterjunk diver, hanna, ship's navigator, deadeye navigator


Using the Lattice only makes sense if I'm using something to give my cards flash, which I now am. Kill Switch shuts my deck down completely. Remodel is pretty good, but I think I'mm change it for another tutor, and I haven't bought a Vindicate due to its price.
kill switch untaps durring your turn.  With the lattice, it basically makes only your permanents untappable.  Granted, you couldn't play stuff during someone elses turn, unless you played the unwinding clock.  And you can't even use remodel in this deck...it's not in your general's colors.  did you mean reshape?
kill switch untaps durring your turn.  With the lattice, it basically makes only your permanents untappable.  Granted, you couldn't play stuff during someone elses turn, unless you played the unwinding clock.  And you can't even use remodel in this deck...it's not in your general's colors.  did you mean reshape?



Oh, I see what you mean now. And it's obvious that I meant Reshape, you're the one who mentioned Remodel in the first place. It's a good card, but I think I'll drop it when I buy a Demonic Tutor or something like that.
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