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Larger Than Life
Target creature gets +4/+4 and gains trample until end of turn.
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Larger Than Life Discussion
1 week ago
I really like the concept of this deck. I have a few things that combine deathtouch and trample, but no all-deathtouch decks. That may need to change. :-) Evasion, such as flying and fear are nice to include in the mix, as you have. After all, the opponent may be running some deathtouch too. Your Viridian Longbow and Nature's Way go a long way to cover that base as well. Still, there's nothing like trample for a deathtoucher, as it lets you kill another critter along the way, and even against an indestructible blocker, it lets you deliver all but one power to the face or to take out several blockers if they want to line 'em up like dominos for ya.
That said, I'd try to find a place for more trample action, either in the critters themselves or in the buffs.
Some stuff I've found useful in your deck's colors:
Rabid Bite - Similar to Nature's Way but not quite as good
Larger Than Life , Wildsize - Trample + Buff
Bow of Nylea - More useful if you don't already have all deathtouchers
Champion of Lambholt , Overrun , Prowler's Helm , Rogue's Passage , Whispersilk Cloak - Evasion
Deadly Recluse - Another deathtouching early blocker, but this one has reach.
Ambush Viper - So sweet when they don't see it coming
First strike is also really nice in a deathtoucher, but if you try to have everything, it dilutes a deck too much.
Or can you . . . ? Chariot of Victory - First Strike + Trample + Haste and reusable
3 weeks ago
Hey, great deck, love the simplicity of it. I know it's meant to be on a budget, but if you wanted to break that budget and potentially make it a bit stronger, Ash Barrens gives you better tempo than Jungle Hollow, and if you were to lean green a bit, Utopia Sprawl is one of the best accelerants in the game IMO.
The deck has little defenses to speak of, so you need to be attacking as much as possible. Since your Vampires only get pumped for a turn, Larger Than Life is a good supplement to Fists of Ironwood, with the only drawback of not producing more tokens to sac. The net gain is the same, so that's handy if the deck can't seem to attack enough.
You could also take a look at Commons that have Morbid, which could be triggered after any sac, and are mostly found in green and black. There are several worthwhile ones that are Pauper-legal.
1 month ago
Here might be some cards that can help and give protection, instead of going the removal route :p
Some cards I would recommend taking out:
Hope that helps!
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Hi! A bit worried about blockers chumping/killing your peeps. I looked up trample/unblockable enchantments/instants/sorceries, and these are some ideas: /// For trample + pump, Predator's Strike looks nice for this deck, as does Larger Than Life /// Artful Dodge, Distortion Strike, and Writ of Passage give unblockable and recur. Writ of passage is especially nice as you can pump your peeps after you make them unblockable /// Vitality Charm is a strictly better unnatural predation, as far as I can tell. /// Talons of Wildwood is like a crappy rancor, but for a price you can recur it