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MTG Decks

Boros aggro token warfare Playtest

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SCORE: 1 | 14 COMMENTS | 1828 VIEWS

The Zombie Extortion ring Playtest

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SCORE: 4 | 4 COMMENTS | 575 VIEWS

Dead man's millstone Playtest

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SCORE: 4 | 9 COMMENTS | 1527 VIEWS

Boros aggro red Playtest

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SCORE: 1 | 1 COMMENTS | 179 VIEWS

Nissa Green Devo Post rotation Playtest

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SCORE: 10 | 3 COMMENTS | 2909 VIEWS

Burn, Control and Conquer the skies Playtest

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SCORE: 34 | 31 COMMENTS | 5693 VIEWS

Lena's Angelic devotion Playtest

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SCORE: 17 | 11 COMMENTS | 2616 VIEWS

Scavenge and FLOW Playtest

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SCORE: 4 | 13 COMMENTS | 1051 VIEWS

Adaptive Simic Playtest

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SCORE: 2 | 6 COMMENTS | 882 VIEWS

It's raining Cats and Minotaurs Playtest

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SCORE: 11 | 15 COMMENTS | 2267 VIEWS

The Unstoppable Mr.Boros Playtest

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SCORE: 1 | 1 COMMENTS | 170 VIEWS

Fallen beasts NEVER DIE Playtest

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SCORE: 4 | 6 COMMENTS | 549 VIEWS

WINCON COLOSSUS Playtest

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SCORE: 4 | 10 COMMENTS | 374 VIEWS

Odds and devastating ends Playtest

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SCORE: 22 | 27 COMMENTS | 2464 VIEWS

Biovisionary Cloning Station Playtest

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SCORE: 2 | 0 COMMENTS | 178 VIEWS

Aerial Beasts of Imagination Playtest

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SCORE: 4 | 5 COMMENTS | 617 VIEWS

Standard Slivers July 2014 Playtest

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SCORE: 2 | 7 COMMENTS | 561 VIEWS

Stubborn Artifacts Playtest

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SCORE: 12 | 5 COMMENTS | 1833 VIEWS

New York FLAMESPEAKERS Playtest

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SCORE: 1 | 0 COMMENTS | 176 VIEWS

Decking YOU out Khans style Playtest

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SCORE: 6 | 8 COMMENTS | 907 VIEWS

99 cent Jeskai Infinitorium Playtest

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SCORE: 2 | 1 COMMENTS | 191 VIEWS

Phoenix Twin Burn Playtest

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SCORE: 1 | 0 COMMENTS | 101 VIEWS

Abzan Immortality Playtest

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SCORE: 3 | 4 COMMENTS | 418 VIEWS

Well that escalated quickly Playtest

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SCORE: 11 | 29 COMMENTS | 1811 VIEWS
Finished Decks 2
Prototype Decks 25
Drafts 0
Playing since Innistrad
Points 670
Avg. deck rating 8.00
T/O Rank 1468
Favorite formats Standard
Last activity 6 hours
Joined 1 year

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It's not standard

November 27, 2014 11:16 a.m.

It might find it's way in here.

November 26, 2014 8:30 a.m.

Oops I read that incorrectly. I do like the pace and aggression of this deck though!

November 25, 2014 5:12 p.m.

I'm really loving that combo of Dragon Mantle and War-Name Aspirant along with Titan's Strength. Pre-pump him and he becomes unblockable!

November 25, 2014 5:10 p.m.

And then that's when I side in Ranger's Guile

November 25, 2014 4:48 p.m.

I had Hooded Hydra initially in the deck but replaced them with Scourge of Skola Vale. I felt like they would usually come out as a 1/1 or were too slow with Morph. I like Mistcutter Hydra better simply because I could take advantage of Solidarity of Heroes much earlier.

After some thought I believe Oracle of Bones is actually a much better fit than Flame-Wreathed Phoenix. I playtested last weekend and my opponent simply let me get my tribute effect off and my creature died.

Fanatic of Xenagos tested to be very ineffective but I managed to kill my opponent with a 7/7 t3 Satyr Hoplite with 2x Hardened Scales on the field and with a Nature's Panoply counter on it. Hero of Leina Tower or Satyr Grovedancer seems like a much better fit

November 25, 2014 9:04 a.m.

I really like Hero of Leina Tower as well. It could potentially take Setessan Oathsworn place but I really like the interactions of heroic counters and Fall of the Hammer which triggers it and blows up an enemy creature. Hero of Leina Tower may limit that or they wouldn't be used in the same turn. It's definitely a great suggestion.

Aww, I thought Howl of the Horde copied spells multiple times. Well that's scrapped. Become Immense is a front runner as a replacement but you're absolutely right Crater's Claws has the flexibility to be used as a finisher and regular removal.

Ranger's Guile may find it's way into the main deck soon enough. I haven't been able to test this live yet. I'm actually heading to the card store to pick up this entire deck!

November 21, 2014 2:48 p.m.

I'm definitely keeping Flame-Wreathed Phoenix and Setessan Oathsworn as they synergize far better with the deck strategy of counters. Although I will consider Polis Crusher.

I also learned that Solidarity of Heroes + Hardened Scales + Setessan Oathsworn actually gets 7 counters. So it's a 8/8 when that occurs due to the replacement effect of Hardened Scales.

  1. Oathsworn is initially 1/1
  2. Solidarity of Heroes targets Oathsworn triggering heroic. 2x +1/+1 counters are produced.
  3. Heroic triggers are replaced by Hardened Scales (2x +1/+1)+1 = 3x +1/+1
  4. Solidarity of Heroes resolves doubling 2((2(1)+1)) = 6
  5. Hardened Scales replaced effect: 2((2(1)+1))+1 = 7 counters. So its a 8/8
November 21, 2014 11:01 a.m.

Also someone earlier suggest Nylea, God of the Hunt whom does something similar in that it gives everyone trample and can be an indestructible creature on the field. However I'd argue that it costs 1 colorless mana more rather than costing 3 mana for the Tuskguard Captain and it can block right away. It can also give itself counters although it is still a little slower than the rest of the deck. It's primarily used as a Trample enabler.

November 21, 2014 10:51 a.m.

I did some playtesting. Heroic triggers with Hardened Scales turned out a lot better than I expected. I adjusted the number of Fall of the Hammer and Act of Treason to take more advantage of Heroic triggers.

November 21, 2014 9:19 a.m.