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Kessig Repository





Fast creatures who can keep constant attacks up to build Druids' Repository up. Kessig Wolf Run is just one of the win conditions of this highly aggressive deck.

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zandl says... #1

July 26, 2012 2:17 a.m.

Long_Con says... #2

Ha, yeah, I guess Rootbound Crag would work. I'm wary of lands coming into play tapped because of the aggressiveness of the deck - I want my mana immediately. That's why I went with Copperline Gorge , to ensure that my early mana drops are successful.

July 26, 2012 9:23 a.m.

zandl says... #3

I wouldn't worry about it. If anything, Rootbound Crag is more reliable than Copperline Gorge .

July 26, 2012 1:44 p.m.

Long_Con says... #4

Well, you can be lucky or unlucky with either. Both are worth having just the wrong land drops occasionally.

What do you think of the deck? I'm putting a Door to Nothingness in, and with a card:Druids' Repository, I think I might just be able to cast it reliably!

July 26, 2012 2:12 p.m.

HiMastaHi says... #5

Maybe a Rancor or 4 would work because its a scary card on any creature.

July 31, 2012 12:52 p.m.

Long_Con says... #6

Rancor is not a bad idea for more damage, but it takes some focus away from card:Druids' Repository, by not being an attacking creature.

I actually want to make room for a couple of Kessig Cagebreakers because I've been getting killed by Day of Judgment .

July 31, 2012 1:12 p.m.

Long_Con says... #7

-1 Inferno Titan -1 Craterhoof Behemoth +2 Kessig Cagebreakers

Hope to find some decent recovery from board wipes and burn through Wolf tokens!

July 31, 2012 1:18 p.m.

HiMastaHi says... #8

August 1, 2012 9:26 a.m.

Long_Con says... #9

I'm not convinced about the Rancor at the moment. It's worth a try, but this deck is too new for me to be able to accurately judge whether Rancor will take it in the direction I want to go for the win.

Thatcher's Revolt is something I don't want to give up yet - it's great for building up card:Druids' Repository, it can work with Hellrider and Hero of Oxid Ridge for extra damage, and it can rev up my newest addition: +2 Champion of Lambholt , -2 Borderland Ranger . (He was not fitting in)

August 1, 2012 9:37 a.m.

HiMastaHi says... #10

How has your play testing been? what decks have you gone up against and what was the score mote or less?

August 1, 2012 12:13 p.m.

Long_Con says... #11

I've gone up against red-white aggressive aggro Humans, and against UW Control with Planeswalkers, and it has lost more than it won, and the wins were close.

August 1, 2012 5:23 p.m.

Long_Con says... #12

Took out Blightsteel Colossus for now... my Blightsteel needs are being met by my Will there ever be a rainbow? deck for now... took out a Llanowar Elves and the last Predator Ooze , and put in 3 Wolfir Avenger s.

August 3, 2012 9:13 a.m.

Definitely run Rootbound Crag over Copperline Gorge I know you're worried about rootbound coming in tapped, but think about it. All you need to do is drop a forest or mountain turn one and you're good for the rest of the game. If you keep an opening hand with a Kessig Wolf Run and a rootbound crag, then you need to learn when to mulligan. The rootbound crag is going to be far more reliable. You have 3 turns before the copperlines start coming in tapped. The only limitation for rootbound crag is that you can't play it first turn. I'd much have a land that comes in untapped turns 2-infinity than 1-3

August 5, 2012 9:11 a.m.

Long_Con says... #14

Hmm, your arguments make sense, especially about the mulligan.

August 5, 2012 10:09 a.m.

vishnarg says... #15

Pretty brilliant, exactly what druids repository was designed for lol

August 27, 2012 4:45 p.m.

Long_Con says... #16

Thanks, vishnarg! I appreciate the comment, I'm trying to get maximum use out of the Repository while still having a viable aggressive aggro deck if I don't get it.

I haven't been using it much because I'm married to Delver a la Drake until rotation, but after rotation I might try it out at some FNMs. If I can borrow a couple of Bonfires from my friends. :) I'll miss the Hero of Oxid Ridge , but there's little else that won't survive rotation (maybe Beast Within will become Bramblecrush ).

Surely there'll be a cool R or RG creature with Haste in RTR though!

August 27, 2012 5:49 p.m.

vishnarg says... #17

I was thinking this awesome kind of guy: W for a 1/1 legendary doublestrike with firebreathing... I agree red will never be as cool as it is right now.

August 28, 2012 8:04 a.m.

Long_Con says... #18

I assume you meant R for that creature, because W would just make no sense.

Here you go!

August 28, 2012 8:34 a.m.

vishnarg says... #19

OMG THATS AWESOME LOLLLL! Only problem: you forgot a power/toughness. I love it

August 28, 2012 10:55 a.m.

Long_Con says... #20

The image is updated now. LOL

I may have to include a Worldspine Wurm in this deck!

September 4, 2012 5:07 p.m.

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