Bryant Cook vs. Jim Davis with Miracles at StarCityGames: Worcester, MA Read More »
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Turbo Depths is a combo deck that tries to generate a Marit Lage token (20/20 Flying Indestructible) by either removing all of the counters with Vampire Hexmage or by creating a copy of Dark Depths with 0 counters using Thespian's Stage. They try to do this very quickly (hence the name "Turbo Depths"), but also trying to balance that with protection and disruption. Like most combo decks their deck is Read More »
Since the last segment, our deck list has switched to the current standard of running the green splash for Abrupt Decay and Xantid Swarm (v3.9). This deck list is much stronger in the current metagame as Miracles has grown to be one of the most popular decks, with Abrupt Decay being the only viable answer to Counterbalance.
This deck list has proven to be a big success for many pilots of Read More »
Special thanks to Anuraag Das and Sam Roukas for their contributions to this article.
Miracles, with and without Sensei's Divining Top, has been a natural predator of The Epic Storm for many years. Force of Will, Counterbalance, and Terminus combine to form a suite of cards that can be pretty difficult to beat at any stage of the game. One of the major edges that The Epic Storm players can gain Read More »
Miracles Final Hand Answer
Hand 10: (on the draw)
» Keep or Mulligan?
In the responses to the last article, players were unsure if this was a keep or a mulligan. I saw a lot of answers on both sides. In my opinion, it's ultimately a mulligan.
In the last article we talked about how Miracles' weakness is their early game and how strong of a late game they Read More »
AJ Kerrigan vs. Bob Huang with Grixis Delver at StarCityGames: Philadelphia, PA Read More »
Hello everyone and welcome back to Reading the Ropes!
In the last article, we covered the basics of the various win conditions in the deck, and in this article we are going to do a deeper dive into that topic. There are a lot of small intricacies to The Epic Storm that can increase your chances of winning any given game, but none of those things matter if you aren't actually Read More »
Jarvis Yu & Bryant Cook play a Legacy Constructed League on Magic: The Gathering Online Read More »