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PostPosted: Wed Dec 12, 2018 3:07 am 
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Damnit, just threw a game. Dominaria draft. Opponent has Shalai and six lands out. Since the start of the game he's been representing a 2-mana instant. Board state is:

Him: 3/3 Untamed Kavu, 4/5 Shalai tapped, 3/4 Sergeant at arms, two 2/2 Saproling Migration tokens, 4 life
Me: Yargle, 4/2 Cabal Paladin, 5/4 D'avenant Trapper with Dub, Knight of New Benalia

Relevant cards in my hand are another Yargle and Urza's Ruinous Blast. All I have to do now is attack with Yargle, play another, deal him 2 with Cabal Paladin, and then win the following turn with Urza's Ruinous Blast (which triggers Cabal Paladin again). Instead, the only 2-mana instant I can think of is Adamant Will, so I play Blast and attack with Yargle. Gideon's Reproach blows me out. Damnit. Why oh why didn't I check a list of instants first ...


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PostPosted: Fri Dec 14, 2018 5:49 pm 
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Play of the day:

Killing opponent's Multani, Yamivaya's Avatar with Merfolk Trickster.


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PostPosted: Wed Dec 26, 2018 9:31 pm 
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This awesome guy didn't concede so I could play out my deck..

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Sane person: "Why don't you just concede?"


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PostPosted: Fri Dec 28, 2018 3:19 am 
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Big Red (me) vs Arclight drakes.
I've just flipped 2 maps, have lots and lots of land in play. He's got a single Arclight in play but decided to go for it with a drake and terminal velocity. Luckily I've been saving a shock and 2 lightning strikes in my hand so I zap the hasty drake (but had to use 2 treasures). He holds back his Arclight to block my warboss and 1 token.
He's at 17 life and tapped out. I do the math (the last map scryed banefire) and go for 3 damage (trading warboss for the Arclight). I have 6 mountains, 2 flipped maps and 4 treasures and am still holding a lightning strike. He's at 14... I strike him eot and then finish him with banefire, simple... All I have to do is survive a turn.
He gets scared of my tokens and drops an enigma drake and electromancer to block but doesn't use the terminal velocity on his drake (I'm at 13 life, wouldn't have killed me anyway), so lightning to face, draw another banefire (fitting!) And banefire for 11.

Is it just me or banefiring for 10+ just feels so damn satisfying?

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PostPosted: Fri Dec 28, 2018 9:20 am 
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Haven_pt wrote:
Is it just me or banefiring for 10+ just feels so damn satisfying?


Especially against control decks who have a million cards in hand and cast Settle the Wreckage earlier in the game :D


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DaRkStAr wrote:
This awesome guy didn't concede so I could play out my deck..


And I had a damn op last night that would't let me do my first Vivian ultimate.
You play the lottery lately?

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Best Flame of Keld ever:

Anyone who plays mono-red probably knows that flame of keld usually only draws you 2 lands + an irrelevant card, but sometimes it realy shines like yesterday for me.

I was playing against turbo-fog (urgh..).
He has been fogging me constantly since T4, has a teferi at 7 loyalty and is at 22 life. Things are looking grim, but I have a decent board:
3x fanatical firebrand
3x lavarunner
1x rigging runner
1x steamkin (with 1 counter)
5 mountains.
flame of keld on step 3 ( last turn flame of keld drew me shock, lightning strike and a viashino pyromancer).
I have a risk-factor in the gy I can jump-start.

I attack, and get fogged keeping the steamkin and fanaticals back to avoid settle (was expecting it), luckily op has everything he needs but hasn't found nexus yet. I pretty much got to win this turn. So, I risk factor, ditching the viashino (he could take 6 damage or give me 3 cards), he gives me cards (big mistake!). I have 2 mana left, steamkin goes to 2 counters and I draw 2x shock and wizard's lightning. I give opp a Nice!

So math time:
Wizards lightning to face: 5 damage and 3 counters on steamkin. (He's at 17).
Shock to face: 4 damage and 4 counters on steamkin. (He's at 13).
Get 3 mana from steam kin and shock to face: 4 damage and he returns the Nice! (He's at 9).
Lightning strike to face: 5 damage and he's at 4.
Sac a fanatical: He's at 1.
Sac another: He's toasty.
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 08, 2019 6:40 am 
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:D Always fun to beat up on control decks. **** Teferi, seriously.


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