The ABC’s of TES: Force of Will

The ABCs of TES

Traditionally in Legacy, any playable combo deck must be able to beat a Force of Will. Some combo decks play Force of Will like Sneak & Show and Doomsday. Storm decks of the past have avoided playing the best counter spell in Magic for a few reasons. Lion’s Eye Diamond and Infernal ...

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I AM THE CONTROL DECK! Force of Will + The EPIC Storm v15.9

The EPIC Control

the epic Storm .dek (MTGO) | .txt Main Deck 4 Ponder 4 Brainstorm 4 Burning Wish 3 Galvanic Relay 3 Beseech the Mirror 3 Echo of Eons 1 Tendrils of Agony 1 Song of Creation 1 Gaea’s Will 4 Veil of Summer 4 Dark Ritual 4 Lion’s Eye Diamond 4 Lotus Petal 4 Chrome Mox...

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WHO’S THE CONTROL DECK NOW?! Force of Will + The EPIC Storm

Who's The Control Deck Now?

the epic Storm .dek (MTGO) | .txt Main Deck 4 Ponder 4 Brainstorm 4 Burning Wish 3 Galvanic Relay 3 Beseech the Mirror 3 Echo of Eons 1 Tendrils of Agony 1 Song of Creation 1 Gaea’s Will 4 Veil of Summer 4 Dark Ritual 4 Lion’s Eye Diamond 4 Lotus Petal 4 Chrome Mox...

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Matchup Mulligan: Sultai Beanstalk

Matchup Mulligan

Final Boros Initiative Hand Answer Hand No. 10: (on the play) Dark Ritual Mox Opal Beseech the Mirror Underground Sea Misty Rainforest Misty Rainforest Bloodstained Mire Keep or Mulligan? Mulligan This hand is a trap! It looks good, but it’s actually mediocre. To understand why, think ...

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Matchup Mulligan: Temur Rhinos

Matchup Mulligan

Final Death’s Shadow Hand Answer Hand No. 10: (on the play) Burning Wish Lion’s Eye Diamond Lion’s Eye Diamond Echo of Eons Echo of Eons Veil of Summer Abrupt Decay Keep or Mulligan? Keep This hand is surprisingly resilient to both countermagic and discard spells due to having ...

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Matchup Mulligan: Death’s Shadow III

Matchup Mulligan

Final Lands Hand Answer Hand No. 10: (on the draw) Brainstorm Mox Opal Mishra’s Bauble Urza’s Bauble Dark Ritual Infernal Tutor Rite of Flame Keep or Mulligan? Mulligan Lands decks are back to playing Sphere of Resistance, and in these matchups often mulligan aggressively for hands ...

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Matchup Mulligan: 8-Cast II

Matchup Mulligan

Final Gruul Initiative Hand Answer Hand No. 10: (on the play) Ad Nauseam Brainstorm Lion’s Eye Diamond Mishra’s Bauble Mox Opal Dark Ritual Bloodstained Mire Keep or Mulligan? Keep The “old” Brainstorm plus Mishra’s Bauble trick! We’re going to use ...

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Matchup Mulligan: Doomsday II

Matchup Mulligan

Final Initiative Hand Answer Hand No. 10: (on the play) Burning Wish Rite of Flame Crash Chain of Vapor Lion’s Eye Diamond Mox Opal Brainstorm Keep or Mulligan? Mulligan While tempting due to the Crash and Chain of Vapor, we just need to send this hand back. We can’t cast any ...

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Matchup Mulligan: 4c Minsc Control

Matchup Mulligan

Final Merfolk Hand Answer Hand No. 10: (on the draw) Veil of Summer Lotus Petal Lotus Petal Mox Opal Echo of Eons Wishclaw Talisman Burning Wish Keep or Mulligan? Mulligan This hand is very tempting as you have a Veil of Summer against the Force of Will + Chalice of the Void deck. That said,...

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Matchup Mulligan: Merfolk

Matchup Mulligan

Final Death’s Shadow Hand Answer Hand No. 10: (on the play) Veil of Summer Veil of Summer Carpet of Flowers Carpet of Flowers Chrome Mox Echo of Eons Ponder Keep or Mulligan? Keep I’m not overly excited with this hand, but it’s secretly effective in the matchup. You’re ...

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Matchup Mulligan: Death’s Shadow II

Matchup Mulligan

Final Jeskai Control Hand Answer Hand No. 10: (on the draw) Veil of Summer Veil of Summer Veil of Summer Verdant Catacombs Galvanic Relay Burning Wish Rite of Flame Keep or Mulligan? Mulligan But HOW?! I understand the allure of this hand, but the reality is you would need a chain of good draws to...

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Matchup Mulligan: Jeskai Control

Matchup Mulligan

Final Moon Stompy Hand Answer Hand No. 10: (on the play) Burning Wish Chain of Vapor Mox Opal Lotus Petal Lotus Petal Volcanic Island Veil of Summer Keep or Mulligan? Mulligan What does this hand actually do? While you do have mana and a Chain of Vapor to answer a Trinisphere, the Burning Wish ...

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