Esper Transcendent (ET)

Control the Hand. Control the Battlefield. Control the Game.

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Esper Transcendent is a proactive Esper Walkers deck that is designed to be heavily disruptive, synergistic, resilient, and versatile. The deck is comprised of many cross-performing and multi-functional cards (a.k.a. Modal Spells), with intricate interactions and unique lines of play, that allow the player to navigate from various angles.

The decks general concept is to control the game through significant hand, battlefield, graveyard, and deck disruption, while generating value, stabilization, and pressure via discard, Lingering Souls and Planeswalkers. Overall, it is a flexible and efficient proactive Control deck that can effectively transition between defensive and aggressive capabilities, and is designed to be adaptable vs various archetypes.

Esper Transcendent Articles

Transcending the Meta & Evolving Control with Esper Transcendent - by Core Murph

"Awakening a Potential Sleeping Giant in Modern."

Modern Monday: Transcendent Esper - by Frank Lepore

Daily Digest: Modern Transcendent - by Ross Merriam

Modern Esper with Mr. Amati - by Ali Aintrazi

Esper Transcendent - by Gregg Ong


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Date added 6 years
Last updated 5 years

This deck is Modern legal.

Rarity (main - side)

11 - 3 Mythic Rares

27 - 8 Rares

17 - 2 Uncommons

0 - 2 Commons

Cards 60
Avg. CMC 2.28
Tokens Angel 4/4 W, Emblem Gideon of the Trials, Emblem Gideon, Ally of Zendikar, Emblem Narset Transcendent, Knight Ally 2/2 W, Spirit 1/1 W
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