|Commander / EDH||Legal|
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|Modern Masters 2017 Edition (MM3)||Uncommon|
|Commander 2013 (C13)||Uncommon|
|Shards of Alara (ALA)||Uncommon|
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Creature — Lizard
When Sprouting Thrinax dies, create three 1/1 green Saproling creature tokens.
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Sprouting Thrinax Discussion
1 month ago
1 month ago
Nice deck! You might consider some haste-enablers such as Anger, Bloodsworn Steward, Xenagos, God of Revels, Fervor, Concordant Crossroads, Mass Hysteria, Lightning Greaves, or Fires of Yavimaya to get huge amounts of burst damage with Prossh and OTK opponents out of nowhere. Also with the amount of tokens you generate, cards that have synergy with armies of tokens (e.g. Parallel Lives, Doubling Season, Overwhelming Stampede, Triumph of the Hordes, Harvest Season, and Second Harvest) could be very effective, especially if you area able to curve out with Parallel Lives or Doubling Season into Prossh the next turn. Also, cards that can turn your many tokens into mana could have a lot of potential as well. You've already included Cryptolith Rite and Growing Rites of Itlimoc , but the addition of Ashnod's Altar, Thermopod, Pawn of Ulamog Cards like Green Sun's Zenith, Chord of Calling, Heroic Intervention, Damnation, Crux of Fate, Sylvan Library, Vampiric Tutor and Demonic Tutor could provide the the deck with additional consistency, utility, and power. If you wnt to add another mana-doubling card, Mana Reflection would fill that role. It looks as if you have a bit of a 'sacrifice stuff' subtheme as well, so more cards to add for that could be Barter in Blood, Birthing Pod, Blood Divination Attrition, Awakening Zone, Bloodspore Thrinax, Disciple of Bolas, Eliminate the Competition, Mazirek, Kraul Death Priest, Sidisi, Undead Vizier, Sadistic Hypnotist, Goblin Bombardment, and Razaketh, the Foulblooded. Other considerations might be Sprouting Thrinax, Goblin Sharpshooter, Atarka, World Render, Grave Titan, Oracle of Mul Daya, Dragonlair Spider, Stalking Vengeance, Tempt with Vengeance, Xenagos, the Reveler, Poison-Tip Archer, Avenger of Zendikar, Fecundity, and Pitiless Plunderer. Those are just a few suggestions, and good luck with the deck!
1 month ago
I like the path you are on a lot, but as you said, any deck can improve. I think you are right to switch out cut to ribbons with Bolt. Bolt can hit players, walkers or creatures right out of the gate and that matters so much more than the aftermath of ribbons. Sprouting Thrinax is definitely your all star. Deadeye tracker is cool, but I can think of other better 1 drops for your deck. Namely Goblin Guide! And the biggest change I can offer is there's no reason to skip good even cmc creatures. For one, it makes your tokens grab a two drop which can be crucial. And in general I think you will find better options. Though in the five drop range you could grab Reality Smasher which you won't need to hard cast so no worry about the colorless mana. You can also consider Burning-Tree Emissary since a 1 cmc cast from eldritch evolution is better than three. That two mana can cast you a one/two drop creature or another non-creature spell.
I will make up a version of the deck with a few of my suggestions and let you know so you can look at it. Thanks for posting!
2 months ago
Holy crap, Braids, Cabal Minion is PERFECT for this deck. Can't believe I forgot about her. Also, I've replaced Sprouting Thrinax with Mitotic Slime because I feel I'll get more bang for my buck without a terribly steep mana cost. I decided to add Praetor's Counsel as well, since I'll probably wind up having a fairly beefy graveyard without too much effort. I really like the thought of Puppeteer Clique as well (getting a useful swing or ability with one of their own creatures, then sacrificing it for further screwiness), but I'm just not sure whom I could stand to take out to make room for him. Thanks for the help! I simply can't wait to pull these shenanigans out on my roommates.
2 months ago
6 months ago
A lot of the maybeboard has cards you should really consider, I have a Kresh deck of my own, if you want to check it out, be my guest. Some cards you don't have include Boneyard Parley, Vona's Hunger, Victimize, Sprouting Thrinax, Essence Harvest, Mage Slayer, Flesh, Death's Presence, I could go on with this
7 months ago
8 months ago
My suggestion to you is to make this deck blue.
Play play sets of pila-pala, Grand Architect, Mycosynth Golem and Mycosynth Lattice. - that's probably the best way to get enough mana out fast enough to make this work. But it's also expensive as all get out, so the next option is to play cards like Kraken Hatchling Yoked Ox Wall of Fog - then I would run cards like Sprouting Thrinax Captured Sunlight and basically anything else that has "cascade." Then play cards like Oracle of Bones anything that can get you a card for free is good.
Cause honestly the ultimatum cards are too expensive to be used regularly.