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This is the Countdown to Extinction

Modern BG (Golgari) Combo Control Rock



All are gone, all but one

No contest, nowhere to run

No more left, only one

This is it, this is the Countdown to Extinction

Countdown to Extinction - Megadeth

Deck Description:

Control deck that works around Lord of Extinction. Don't be afraid to let some things die, as it'll just fuel other cards in the deck. More cards in the graveyards means the more fun the game will be for you :)

Win Conditions:

  1. Lord of Extinction or Mortivore

  2. Kessig Cagebreakers

The Deck:

Control cards include Liliana of the Veil, Tribute to Hunger , Augur of Skulls , Black Sun's Zenith, Wurmcoil Engine, and Geth's Verdict.

Support cards include Brindle Boar , Altar's Reap, Liliana of the Veil, Tribute to Hunger , Wurmcoil Engine, and Dawntreader Elk

Win condition cards are Lord of Extinction, Mortivore, Ghoultree, Boneyard Wurm , and Kessig Cagebreakers.

Comments, suggestions, thoughts, and +1's are appreciated :)


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grindcardoso4 says... #1


April 30, 2013 6:21 p.m.

Haha yes, I try to name my decks after Megadeth songs grindcardoso4

April 30, 2013 6:41 p.m.

rafgarm says... #3

I like this a lot! I cant really say what i would change to improve it without playing it against another deck but i played some hands in the playtest and i liked the approach very much

September 27, 2013 1:11 p.m.

Thanks rafgarm. I honestly haven't done much with this deck, since it isn't a top priority right now. I sometimes forget it's even here lol

If you'd like to check out some of my more updated and current decks check out the following

Die by the sword, I will be REBORN!, Sweating Bullets, Swaying to the Symphony of Destruction

September 27, 2013 1:29 p.m.

I love the megadeth reference! i am seeing them tomorrow on black friday of all days

November 28, 2013 11:33 a.m.

grindcardoso4 says... #6

Saw them in September with Black Sabbath. Best night since AC/DC in Sao Paulo!

November 28, 2013 1:58 p.m.

Techmage45 says... #7

July 18, 2015 9:43 a.m.

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Date added 5 years
Last updated 2 years

This deck is Modern legal.

Cards 60
Avg. CMC 3.37
Tokens 3/3 Wurm, 2/2 Wolf
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