I hope you don't use Cavern!

Standard Control

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My version of Delver. Suggestions please!

Jokernaught says... #1

Ghost Quarter . No more worries about them nasty Caverns.and you should run about 24-22 lands. Bump out 1 of each Ponder , Think Twice then add 2 Ghost Quarter or you could Sideboard it. But either way it's something you should look into.

July 20, 2012 11:28 p.m.

Champloo says... #2

@Jokernaught Definitely doing that haha. Ghost Quarter too good vs Cavern of Souls

July 21, 2012 1:05 a.m.

for sideboard graffdiggers

July 24, 2012 7:22 p.m.

zandl says... #4

Cavern of Souls will still shit all over this deck. 2x Ghost Quarter isn't going to change much, especially since Cavern taps for its special mana before you can even activate Ghost Quarter .

Also, Thrun, the Last Troll .

July 27, 2012 1:59 p.m.

Jokernaught says... #5

Not if Ghost Quarter destroys Cavern of Souls the moment it hits the battlefield. Force them to tap the mana when the don't want to, then send whatever back with Vapor Snag . It's not difficult to work around Cavern. Just takes some skill.

July 27, 2012 3:36 p.m.

zandl says... #6

But you don't have priority when Cavern of Souls enters the battlefield. In the very least, your opponent can just float the mana until the end of whatever phase it is, and only an idiot would drop Cavern against you with a Ghost Quarter out, then pass priority without casting something.

Besides. What you described takes 3 cards to deal with 1. And that's just for one Cavern of Souls . Having one-sixth of your deck a counterspells in today's meta is just silly.

July 27, 2012 8:12 p.m.

Jokernaught says... #7

Yeah I know defeats the purpose of Tempo and Card advantage. You can't always profit from a situation like this running pure blue against a card like Cavern of Souls . A solution is a solution is a solution.

July 27, 2012 10:47 p.m.

Azure124 says... #8

July 31, 2012 10:42 p.m.

strateupjee says... #9

I love this deck, I have one that is sort of similar, I wanna go for a delver/illusion deck until I can get some money for the more expensive stuff, check it out Sucks for you!

August 2, 2012 8:51 p.m.

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This deck is Standard legal.

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Cards 60
Avg. CMC 2.08
Top rank #35 on 2012-08-08