Increasing Confusion


Format Legality
Modern Legal
Legacy Legal
Vintage Legal
Commander / EDH Legal
Duel Commander Legal
Tiny Leaders Legal

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Dark Ascension Rare

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Increasing Confusion


Target player puts the top X cards of his or her library into his or her graveyard. If Increasing Confusion was cast from a graveyard, that player puts twice that many cards into his or her graveyard instead.

Flashback XU (You may cast this card from your graveyard for its flashback cost. Then exile it.)

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Increasing Confusion Discussion

Monkeyking0211 on COCO PALA RANGERS!!!!!

1 week ago

thanks for the recommendation. but i don't know if it Sands of Delirium will be better than the other win conditions that i have.i would say that the only upside would be that i can activate it at instant speed,(like Helix Pinnacle) but that would involve me having to cast it before hand and having a cmc of 3 compared to Helix Pinnacle which is 1 it makes it so that its a strict downgrade from helix pinnacle. and if they counter it then i don't really have the type of backup plan that Increasing Confusion has with its flashback. so thanks for the recommendation but i don't think so

tempest on Who Gave Cthulu an Isochron Scepter?!?

2 weeks ago

This looks fun :D

I do have "some" suggestions though. Your deck is based on fog effects. As soon as your opponent realizes that attacking isn't doing much, they'll hold them for blockers. The spots that your current creatures hold could be better used for other cards, like Azor's Elocutors or Increasing Confusion (can't be killed by burn). Dictate of Kruphix and Howling Mine are really just less efficient Rites of Flourishing. I also don't think Supreme Verdict is that helpful especially since the opponent's creatures aren't doing damage anyways. I know that Isochron Scepter + fog is fun and cool and all that, but the scepter isn't all that necessary with the amount of fog effects you have and the card draw you will have.

In addition to Azor's Elocutors, Increasing Confusion, and Rites of Flourishing, Jace, Memory Adept and Tamiyo, the Moon Sage are excellent for replenishing your hand and stalling for your mills. In all honesty, I think they do the job better than Narset Transcendent. I'd also consider Beast Within to convert something pesky into something negligible and Thought Scour as a cantrip that furthers your mill plan and can disrupt things like Ponder.

Ultimately I would remove (total 21)

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As far as the land base goes, you'll need to ask someone else, but I don't think the manlands are necessary and can be replaced by things like Glimmerpost, Cloudpost, and Reliquary Tower

Triton on Gisa and Geralf Git Gud

3 weeks ago

Here's some cards to consider:

Another tip for looking for ideas is also looking at Sidisi, Brood Tyrant lists, just remember to take out the green.

Hope this helps!

hfvalenz on Mama Said Deck You Out

1 month ago

I think Isochron Scepter needs more imprintable cards, only 2 have CMC =< 2 as of now. Maybe you can cut it or add more low cost spells, like Thought Scour for example.

Increasing Confusion maybe could work here. Also, Jace, Memory Adept is a planeswalker that fits the theme.

Oh yeah I almost forgot Trepanation Blade and Undead Alchemist!

Sorry for the monocolored suggestion though.

ddoggy on Defender Infinity budget

1 month ago

Joker1430 Thank you for your input. I couldn't agree with you more the biggest weakness to this deck is removal . So I am thinking about putting in Spell Pierce or Swan Song. I am also been testing out Increasing Confusion to add a mill aspect to the deck.

ddoggy on Defender Infinity budget

1 month ago

Hi thank you for the comment. I was just testing Increasing Confusion. My win conditions are:

Axebane Guardian + Freed from the Real + Genesis Wave ( I draw my whole library except for couple cards so I dont mill myself and give infinite P/T to my creatures. )

Assault Formation + Axebane Guardian + Freed from the Real

Axebane Guardian + Genesis Wave + Umbral Mantle ( you need 4 creatures on the field)

My tutor is Drift of Phantasms

My draw engine Genesis Wave I might add Collected Company (when it rotates out)

The decks biggest weakness is burn spells and white removal. I might add Vines of Vastwood or some 1 mana blue counter spell. As for your suggestion Archers' Parapet it would not work because I have to tap it. So I would need two Freed from the Real in play? Using Genesis Wave, Banefire,Increasing Confusion I think would be more effective.

denijsx90 on Defender Infinity budget

1 month ago

Hi there. I too have a defender deck. Mine is focused on mill though. Its got a really fun, unusual strategy. And it also uses the Axebane Guardian + Freed from the Real combo.

Check it out some time. Labyrinth of dementia

I suppose I'm just not 100% clear on the win condition here.. is it Assault Formation? Increasing Confusion?

Try Archers' Parapet that'll give you a wall and a win condition

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