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Strangelove's Blood Drive
Originally was led to merging all of these combos browsing Daily MTG trying to break Driver of the Dead :
Driver of the Dead + Phantasmal Image + Grimgrin, Corpse-Born or Bloodthrone Vampire creates an infinite Grimgrin or Vampire. deCordova explains it very well in his article, http://www.wizards.com/magic/magazine/article.aspx?x=mtg/daily/ftl/194.
Grimgrin, Corpse-Born + Bloodline Keeper Flip + Necrotic Ooze creates an infinite Ooze. This takes me back to Gigatoast's Infinite Ooze [Updated for AVR!!!], which inspired a few variations of my own and clued me in to this combo (which many of you might also know).
(+ Blood Artist for an instant win.)
Civilized Scholar Flip + Phantasmal Image or Necrotic Ooze creates a very efficient draw engine. Because the copy is not a physical double-faced card, it cannot transform, but its ability still tries to do as much as possible. I use this combo to get my other two winning combos very quickly (often they'll get played the same turn ftw).
Comments and suggestions for surviving meta appreciated.
Don't forget to +1 if you dig the combos.
awesome deck. I had this brilliant idea while playtesting it. If you were to switch out Bloodline Keeper for Falkenrath Noble, same cmc, the combo will have a greater chanceof wiping out an opponent without even having to attack. pretty awesome right? +1
Thanks! But if I take out Bloodline Keeper Flip I lose my infinite ooze combo :( Besides, Bloodline Keeper Flip + Vampires + Phantasmal Image can give me a Lord of Lineage Flip Flip turn 5, which has won me a few games. I really have only been losing to mono-b cruel control.
I've seen people posting that combo, there's an article by Gavin Verhey with a bunch of sick decks, one of them is a Torpor Orb deck (http://www.wizards.com/magic/magazine/article.aspx?x=mtg/daily/rc/195).
You're definitely right though: Driver of the Dead may be a piece to that puzzle. Time to try it out :)
|Date added||1 year|
|Last updated||1 year|
|Legal formats||Extended, Legacy, Vintage, Commander / EDH, Modern|
|Illegal cards||Black Sun's Zenith , Phantasmal Image , Darkslick Shores , Necrotic Ooze , Entomber Exarch|
|Top rank||#10 on 2012-09-02|