Description

The is basically a low curve midrange deck loaded with high-value creatures and spells and sweet interactions.

T1: Tapped Shock Land or Avacyn's Pilgrim
T2: Farseek , Boros Reckoner , or Loxodon Smiter
T3: Any Creature
T4+: Play whatever to stay ahead without committing too much to the board. Usually wins T4-T8

Any suggestions or comments would be great.

Updates

Wednesday Night Magic — April 3, 2013

Round 1: Wolf Run Bant (2-0) Played well and did damage

Round 2: U/B Mill (2-0) Raced his mill and won

Round 3: Naya Blitz (2-0) My deck went over the top of his deck

Top 8: Gruul Aggro (2-0) Played bigger creatures

Semifinals: Naya Blitz (1-2) Played too slow and got smashed


FNM — March 30, 2013

Round 1 - Bye

Round 2 - Aristocrats (2-0) Played weak cards and lost.

Round 3 - Wolf Run Bant (0-2) Did not play magic against my opponent.

Round 4 - Mono Red (2-0) Fervor into Hellrider ain't so good.

2nd place - Last Promo Farseek needed to complete playset.

Before the match, I also made some changes to my deck which proved to be pretty sweet. +2 Aurelia, the Warleader for -1x Boros Charm and -1x Sigarda, Host of Herons and +1x Garruk, Primal Hunter for -1x Domri Rade .


Saturday Night Magic — March 23, 2013

Round 1: Boros Aggro (2-1)

Round 2: B/W Zombies (2-1)

Round 3: U/B Control (2-1)

Round 4: Wolf Run Bant (2-1)

Finals: U/B Control (0-2)

In the final match, I had to mulligan both games and got mana flooded the first match. The second match, he got super lucky on the last turn and pulled the only card that would allow him to win. Got second place and won a promo Searing Spear .

Made some changes afterwards that would have been great during my matches tonight. I moved these cards to sideboard: -2x Selesnya Charm , -1x Sigarda, Host of Herons ; these cards to mainboard: +3x Searing Spear ; and removed these from the deck: -1x Oblivion Ring , -1x Zealous Conscripts , -1x Bonfire of the Damned .


FNM — March 15, 2013

Round 1: Jund Midrange (2-0)

Round 2: Wolf Run Bant (0-2)

Round 3: Junk Enchantment (2-0)

Round 4: Naya Blitz (2-1)

Won 1st place and got my promo Farseek


FNM — March 1, 2013

Round 1: B/W Extort 2-0

Round 2: Wolf Run Bant 2-0

Round 3: RBw Aggro 1-2

Round 4: BR Control 2-0

Can't believe I lost one match and got 5th place, doesn't make sense. My opponents must have did horrible. One spot from getting a promo Farseek which I really wanted.


Game Day — Feb. 23, 2013

Tried the deck for the first time yesterday at Game Day.

Round 1: Mono-Black Control 0-2

Round 2: Esper Control 2-0

Round 3: Boros Aggro 2-0

Round 4: Jund Aggro 2-1

Semifinals: Mono-Black Control 1-2 (Same as Round 1)

Against mono-black control, Gloom Surgeon stalls me long enough for him to get Crypt Ghast and Griselbrand or Mutilate and everything goes downhill from there.

Frostblade says... #1

What cards from Dragon's Maze should I look at putting in my deck?

April 18, 2013 6:37 p.m.

neumannj says... #2

Tajic, Blade of the Legion or Voice of Resurgence are both good ones. Mainly the latter as it makes your opponents instants most of the time become sorceries because they don't want 2 token entering the field when it dies. Tajic is nice for his indestructibility.

May 8, 2013 1:24 p.m.

Frostblade says... #3

I think Tajic, Blade of the Legion is too slow right now and Huntmaster of the Fells  Flip fits that slot better but i'll test out Voice of Resurgence and see if he's right for the deck. I was also testing Ruric Thar, the Unbowed but i feel ike he comes out too late to make a big enough impact. Thanks for the suggestion.

May 8, 2013 6:02 p.m.

neumannj says... #4

Yea I was thinking Ruric Thar, the Unbowed was more of a RG. If nothing else Voice of Resurgence is a great sideboard card

May 8, 2013 6:24 p.m.

Frostblade says... #5

Yeah, i not really sure what archetype Voice of Resurgence fits in yet but it would be a good sideboard option.

May 8, 2013 6:35 p.m.

Long_Con says... #6

I have had fun with Spark Trooper in Double Helix, although the Silverblade Paladin s help with that. They are great lifegain to get you that extra turn against a smashy deck when you have four mana, and they do nice damage. They love Boros Charm and Aurelia, the Warleader , and all three cards together mean a 48-point lifeswing, aka game over.

You could try them out over Huntmaster or Resto Angels, though I acknowledge the incredible usefulness of both. Also, I put in a Ruric Thar, the Unbowed as a heavy hitter mid-to-late game, and death to many decks that just happen to like noncreature spells!

May 9, 2013 9:25 a.m.

Fierce says... #7

I was just wondering why you only ran 1 Thragtusk? Most decks, including myself have those as a must 4.

Also, this is my new Naya Deck, just put it together Friday and made top 8 the last 2 nights. Tell me what you think and any pointers. http://tappedout.net/mtg-decks/naya-mid-range-26-05-13-1/

+1

May 26, 2013 3:20 p.m.

Frostblade says... #8

I just recently put most of the Thragtusk in the side. I used to run 3 in the main but I was looking at a deck very similar to mine that made top 8 in one of the starcity opens which only used one Thragtusk in the main. After talking with my friend, we realized he's actually one of the worst 5 drops in the deck compared to Thundermaw Hellkite and i only really need him against the aggro matchups so i mainboarded some Loxodon Smiter to help deal with the early aggro since i side them in 60% of the time.

May 26, 2013 10:25 p.m.

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Legality

This deck is Standard legal.

Cards 60
Avg. CMC 3.00
Folders Standard2013, FNM, lol, Naya