Tag: Full Force

Full Force Draft – Hour of Devastation Ramp

Last week we took a slight detour from the voted on archetypes to try out building a mill deck around Fraying Sanity, but we’re back to our regularly scheduled programming this week, with the Blue-Green Ramp deck everyone requested! (Slight detour pictured above) The format is starting to solidify and it seems to be universally…

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Full Force Draft – My Fraying Sanity

OK. Let’s get it out of the way early. My latest full force draft is coming to https://t.co/usZ5n06pJk right away! What should we test in #MTGHOU next week? — Ilyon (@IlyonMTG) July 13, 2017 But Blue-Green Ramp won the vote! What gives? Are you just a scam artist? Why do you have a Patreon with…

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Full Force Draft – WB Mummies

The Hour of Promise has arrived! Revel as our God-Pharaoh… Oh. Well, let’s make the best of this, shall we? This week we’re jumping back into the Egyptian-themed Amonkhet block with a quick test spin in the new build of the White-Black Zombies deck. Amonkhet became well known for it’s speed by the end of…

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Full Force Draft – Approach of the Second Sun

Last week, Full Force looked at the changing shape of AKH limited; the massive shift from a mid-range or slower format to a hyper-aggressive one. This week I’m going to see if the shift is entirely warranted. Keeping in mind that most decks will be focused on aggression, can an incredibly defense deck still work?…

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Full Force Draft – Slitherblade

is the new hotness in Amonkhet draft. As the format has gone on, the opinion has evolved on how aggressive the format is and what cards are viable. Nowhere is this more apparent that in the recent performance of Popularized on the Pro Tour by Christian Calcano and then later in article form at Channel Fireball…

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Full Force Cartouches

By now everyone knows the power of pairing Trials and Cartouches, but Twitter voted and wanted to know; what happens when you take *every* Cartouche and Trial? Do I have what it takes to prove myself worthy? Not really as it turns out. This was a particularly tough Full Force challenge and ended up being…

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Full Force – Amonkhet – Blue-Black Cycling

Full Force is a weekly draft series focusing on specific archetypes or build around cards in the newest sets. Stop by every week for a new episode! Amonkhet is out on Magic Online for the first time before the full paper release and the set looks fantastic. I like sets with a variety of archetypes…

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Full Force – Legacy Cube – Mono-Red

Full Force is a weekly draft series focusing on specific archetypes or build around cards in the newest sets. Stop by every week for a new episode! Looking back at what I have done for Legacy Cube so far, I was a little surprised I didn’t yet cover Mono-Red. It’s so perfect for a Full…

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Full Force – Modern Masters 2017 – Jund

Full Force is a weekly draft series focusing on specific archetypes or build around cards in the newest sets. Stop by every week for a new episode! Jund as an archetype originally gained fame for its efficient two-for-ones and great removal suite. The Jund archetype in Modern Masters 2017 follows a bit of a different…

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Full Force – Modern Masters – Esper Blink

Full Force is a weekly draft series focusing on specific archetypes or build around cards in the newest sets. Stop by every week for a new episode! Modern Masters 2017 is here, the most anticipated draft set to come out in at least a year and I would like to assure you that the hype…

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