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karn

Hangarback Walker: That extra reach/blockers for aggro strategies like Humans/Affinity

Sorcerous Spyglass: Board in for Ad Nauseum naming lightning storm or against Jund naming Liliana.

Ratchet Bomb: Board in to deal with tokens/DnT/Humans/Damping Matrix etc. Mainly for decks that go wide or have a lot of non-land permanents of the same CMC like Lantern control.

Relic of Progenitus: Board in for graveyard heavy decks like living end/dredge/hollow one or decks that play Tarmogoyf or Snapcaster Mage like Jund and Death's Shadow.

Surgical Extraction: For mirror or combo matchups

Wurmcoil Engine: Mainly for burn/aggro matchups

Warping Wail: Board in mainly for Scapeshift/Jund that runs Dark Confidant/Humans

  • Living End
  • Jeskai Control
  • Grixis Control
  • Scapeshift
  • Jund
  • Abzan
  • Grixis Delver
  • Infect
  • Bogles
  • Hollow One
  • Ad Nauseaum
  • Affinity
  • RG Valakut
  • Death & Taxes
  • Humans
  • Gx Tron

5/17/2018: Playtesting with Karn, Scion of Urza

  • Urza's Factory: Is great on an empty board or late game for that extra blocker...it's tokens also powers up baby Karn's construct tokens for late game inevitability
  • Drawing multiple copies of baby Karn is fantastic...the ability to either draw two cards in a row or create multiple construct tokens to threaten lethal is backbreaking
  • Baby Karn's +1 allows me to plan ahead with the exiled card acting as a forecast for the options I have later in the game...even if Karn got removed I still have game later on if I draw another copy to draw the best card for the boardstate
  • Goldfishing felt great...with the average CMC reduced I am able to get more consistent draws with lesser mulligans and better late game with baby Karn

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I'm totally in love with the new Karn, Scion of Urza and will be testing it in play of the old Karn at my LGS:

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Date added 11 months
Last updated 3 weeks
Legality

This deck is Modern legal.

Cards 60
Avg. CMC 3.06
Tokens 1/1 Construct, 2/2 Assembly-Worker
Folders Great Ideas, Competitive Modern Decks, Modern, Modern Decks, My Modern Decks, Colorless
Top rank #32 on 2018-05-25
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Revision 11 See all

3 weeks ago)

-1 Karn, Scion of Urza main
+1 Endbringer main