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Three things I have learned that are very helpful for deck building:
1. Mutual exclusivity(types of Mana, types of target etc.)
2. Hypergeometric distribution (likelihood of a card pull per draw per pull)
3. Strata ("in any order", "put on top of your library", or Deck thinning)

The distinction between hypergeometric distribution and strata is the distinction between deck and library.

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January 9, 2017 8:13 a.m.

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Said on Kru-si-phix...

#1

There are a lot of great Kruphix ideas here, check out my maybe-board here Dream Horizon I like the Polymorph Kruphix interaction, and instants work perfectly with Kruphix's mana ability.

January 21, 2017 8:03 a.m.

The alpha strike in this deck is to force scoop with Tidespout Tyrant and those who don't forfeit get a Fact or Fiction repeatedly countered for awaken cost with Scatter to the Winds until all my lands are creatures with infinite power and toughness. Zero cards in deck Fact or Fiction

January 21, 2017 12:25 a.m.

Instants are nice because they leave the option to use mana or ramp it. Things like Beast Within and Polymorph are great because they have interaction with Kruphix, God of Horizons in a unique way.

January 20, 2017 2:22 p.m.

Combining Winter Orb with Seedborn Muse and Opposition just clicked.

January 20, 2017 1:46 p.m.

Deadeye Navigator for sure, it would be the Chord of Calling to infinite combo to compliment the Bring to Light for Ghostly Flicker.

January 20, 2017 12:17 p.m.

Said on Any weird loops ......

#6

Any ideas for stack manipulation ideas? For flash versatility, maybe something that stacks split second? Stacking multiple triggers with other spells etc.

January 20, 2017 10:31 a.m.

Scroll Rack is a definite must, I love Intruder Alarm it seems like so much fun!

January 20, 2017 9:36 a.m.

Said on Any weird loops ......

#8

I am trying to find some odd or unique loops with Djinn of Wishes for my deck Dream Horizon also am looking for any green blue cards that trigger off "spell" or "cast" mutual exclusivity, or maybe in some hidden way otherwise noted.

January 20, 2017 7 a.m.

Said on Derplings...

#9

I think maybe I should get Weirdings. I added some stuff to my maybe-board.

January 20, 2017 5:52 a.m.

Said on Derplings...

#10

I think Brutal Hordechief is a direct route. I try to stick to cards that have win condition intrinsic to its control function.

January 20, 2017 5:27 a.m.

How did you name it like that

January 18, 2017 1:31 a.m.

Said on Derplings...

#12

They usually do their normal combat damage on top of their death triggered bolts, so it is a 4 combat damage without any mutually exclusive stacks.

January 17, 2017 9:08 p.m.

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#13

There is a lot of play off of "goblin" mutual exclusivity, with Boggart Shenanigans for instance I get 1/1 creatures with an extreme form of trample. Trample alone is fine, it plays off Claws of Valakut as well as Lightning Bolt for control with a potential to probe defenses. The tempo is playing up to three creatures by turn two and relying on them dying is more stable than relying on reinforcements from topdecking, it skips 4cmc and is light on 2cmc because my hand can stabilize with two or swarm out, and four can be used to mana dump, pickup equipment, rally with claws, or brace with Shenanigans. Claws also help stabilize outlier scenarios of high land and low cost. I am trying to incorporate a sideboard not so much change the main board. Preferably splash black for hatebears. And something for death trigger dampers like Kalitas, Traitor of Ghet

January 17, 2017 8:50 p.m.

Said on To the crisp ......

#14

Mein Gomblen desu ka Derplings

January 17, 2017 2:58 a.m.

Said on Goblins Red to ......

#15

First thing this is the deck Derplings I have the main board pretty well squared away, I am trying to concoct a way of using a play set of Auntie's Hovel in the sideboard for hatebears and maybe something for Kalitas, Traitor of Ghet as it cripples my die triggers.

January 17, 2017 2:38 a.m.

I was curious if the target was valid before or after the stack resolved. Thanks.

January 14, 2017 1:01 a.m.

If at the beginning of my end step I target Duplicant with Conjurer's Closet and in response tap Djinn of Infinite Deceits targeting Duplicant, will Duplicant still flicker?

Wharrgobbl

January 13, 2017 11:10 p.m.

Diabolic Servitude, Champion of Stray Souls, Liliana, Heretical Healer  Flip.

I have a mono black animator, unlisted.

January 9, 2017 11:52 p.m.

Said on ORANGE CRUSHER...

#19

Pyroblast Maybe a solution

January 9, 2017 7:04 p.m.

Can Lens of Clarity stack on Countryside Crusher? To then shuffle?

January 9, 2017 3:24 a.m.

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