nUKe13 Deckling

clayperce says... #1

Hey, thanks for the upvote on Ponza.dec (Deckbuilding Primer)!

July 17, 2018 3:41 p.m.

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#1

Thanks for the upvote on the mono-black Vampires build! Hope you found it helpful!

July 21, 2018 6:27 a.m.

Silverdrake that’s a good idea. My meta, as I’ve mentioned, is heavy in the Tron, Storm, and Infect meta. That’s why I had more Dismember in the sideboard. I’ll take your suggestions though and try a copy of Collective Brutality! Thanks again for the comment and upvote!

July 17, 2018 8:02 p.m.

Silverdrake I appreciate the upvote and the Collective Brutality suggestion.

First off, I believe you as far as the artwork on Inquisition of Kozilek. I thought, though, that Kalitas, in Oath of the Gatewatch, was the leader of a group of vampires attacking the other vampire tribes and convincing them to join the Eldrazi. That’s why he’s a “traitor”. So that’s why I considered Inquisition of Kozilek to be “Inquisition of Kalitas” by extension. But you’re right, I think it’s just a regular vampire. So, thanks for the heads up!

For Collective Brutality, I agree that it is a bomb of a card. I haven’t had the chance to use it yet. What would you suggest taking out for it? Thanks again for the suggestion!

July 17, 2018 5:31 p.m.

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#4

Thanks for the upvote! I appreciate it!

July 13, 2018 11:15 p.m.

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#5

Thanks for the upvote on my mono black vampires build! I also saw you had mono black zombies. It’s good to see other people pilot non meta builds! Best of luck to you!

July 13, 2018 10:58 a.m.

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#6

Thank you for the upvote on the mono black Vampires build! I appreciate it!

July 13, 2018 10:56 a.m.

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#7

Thank again for the comment and upvote on my mono black vampires deck! Let me know if I can help with any of the other choices. The discussion section of the build discusses reasons for the cards selected.

July 6, 2018 2:38 a.m.

Boyson67 thank you for the upvote and comment! I’ll do my best to explain the reason. I archived some of the past comments because they didn’t represent what the build had become.

First off, Mutavault is so good in the combo or control match-ups where we are top decking. It’s nice to basically have another 2/2 vampire for free almost. Sometimes that extra few points of damage win the game.

For Drana, Liberator of Malakir, she is a great vampire creature card. She belongs in a go wide strategy, like tokens where you would get serious value from her ability. I’m this build, the win-con is Vampire Nocturnus with a black card on top of the library. This deck does its best to maximize that possibility. This provides immediate value, whereas Drana needs to wait a turn. Since this is midrange/aggro, Drana doesn’t fit super well. Our 3-drop spot is mainly reserved for 1 of 2 scenarios: Gatekeeper of Malakir with kicker, or a variable 2-drop with a hand destruction played previously to ensure our creature stays out on field (looking at you, various counterspells and removal!).

For Vampire Lacerator, check out the links I have in my deck description under “influences”. I have a source from Tom Ross where he explains reasons to play vampires, ie: Vampire Nocturnus. Vampire Lacerator does add aggro pressure, but we are midrange. We want a turn 1 hand discard, turn 2 Gifted Aetherborn or Stromkirk Condemned. The life loss isn’t terrible, but you can’t compare Vampire Lacerator to Goblin Guide, which I hear a ton. They play differently, and Vampire Lacerator doesn’t help the deck ensure Vampire Nocturnus goes off every turn. That’s why Viscera Seer and all the hand destruction and removal are our 1-drop spots.

I hope that all makes sense! Let me know if I can expound on anything! Thanks again for your support!

July 5, 2018 9:28 p.m.

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#9

Thank you for the upvote! I hope my mono- Vampire build helps with your midrange deck hunt!

July 3, 2018 4:53 p.m.

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#10

Thank you for the upvote! I appreciate it!

July 3, 2018 10:39 a.m.

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