Daring Buccaneer
Daring Buccaneer

Daring Buccaneer
– Rivals of Ixalan

Date Reviewed:
February 9, 2018

Constructed: 3.50
Casual: 3.50
Limited: 4.13
Multiplayer: 2.50
Commander [EDH]: 3.25

Ratings are based on a 1 to 5 scale.
1 is bad. 3 is average.  5 is great.

Reviews Below: 

King Of Hearts
King Of

Set sail and conquer with Daring Buccaneer. Similar to Thunderherd Migration, this card is part of a tribal cycle where cards become cheaper if you have the right cards in hand. Red loves early aggression and there are a few one-drop pirates to choose from. Fanatical Firebrand has haste and Rigging Runner is a bit slower if you want to maximize its power. All are playable so its up to you to see which one works best. 

Constructed: 3
Casual: 3
Limited: 4
Multiplayer: 2
Commander: 3

 James H. 


The Pirate equivalent of Silvergill Adept, more or less. While Silvergill drew a card, Daring Buccaneer is simply a 1 mana 2/2, which is almost always an excellent investment. It’s not great if you’re not in Pirates (a 3-mana 2/2 is fringe playable in Limited, if need be), but it does the job a Pirate deck wants: hit early and hit often.

Constructed: 4
Casual: 4
Limited: 4.25
Multiplayer: 3
Commander: 3.5

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