Constructed Resources 55 – Check In on Modern

This week on Constructed Resources Marshall and Eric check in on Modern as a format. Is it healthy? What are the hot new decks? How would a Modern guantlet look in the current metagame? Find out in this episode of CR!

Jacob Wilson’s Lingering Jund:

4 Liliana of the Veil

 

4 Grim Flayer

1 Kalitas, Traitor of Ghet

2 Scavenging Ooze

4 Tarmogoyf

 

4 Inquisition of Kozilek

2 Lingering Souls

2 Maelstrom Pulse

2 Thoughtseize

1 Abrupt Decay

4 Lightning Bolt

3 Terminate

1 Mishra’s Bauble

1 Seal of Fire

1 Tarfire

 

4 Blackcleave Cliffs

1 Blood Crypt

4 Bloodstained Mire

1 Copperline Gorge

1 Forest

1 Godless Shrine

2 Overgrown Tomb

1 Marsh Flats

3 Raging Ravine

1 Stomping Ground

1 Swamp

4 Verdant Catacombs

 

Sideboard

1 Scavenging Ooze  

2 Thoughtseize

2 Ancient Grudge  

2 Fulminator Mage

2 Golgari Charm  

2 Kitchen Finks

3 Nihil Spellbomb  

1 Painful Truths

Ross Merriam’s Dredge:

4 Bloodghast

4 Golgari Grave-Troll

2 Greater Gargadon

1 Haunted Dead

4 Insolent Neonate

4 Narcomoeba

4 Prized Amalgam

4 Stinkweed Imp

 

1 Mountain

4 Blackcleave Cliffs

4 Copperline Gorge

2 Dakmor Salvage

4 Gemstone Mine

3 Mana Confluence

1 Stomping Ground

 

4 Shriekhorn

1 Darkblast

1 Rally the Peasants

2 Conflagrate

4 Faithless Looting

2 Life from the Loam

 

Sideboard

1 Greater Gargadon

4 Leyline of the Void

2 Abrupt Decay

2 Ancient Grudge

1 Gnaw to the Bone

3 Nature’s Claim

2 Collective Brutality

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Constructed Resources 53 – Eldritch Moon Set Review

This week on Constructed Resources Marshall and Eric do the big Eldritch Moon set review show! Take a look at all of the sweet new toys available in this exciting new set. 

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Constructed Resources 52 – Eldritch Moon First Look

This week on Constructed Resources Marshall and Eric take an early look at the mechanics and cards from Eldritch Moon! 

Deck of the Week

RED-GREEN RAMP  

4 Chandra, Flamecaller

3 Dragonlord Atarka

3 Sylvan Advocate

3 Ulamog, the Ceaseless Hunger

3 World Breaker

1 Nissa’s Renewal

4 Explosive Vegetation

4 Nissa’s Pilgrimage

4 Kozilek’s Return

2 Hedron Archive

4 Oath of Nissa

 

1 Wastes

4 Sanctum of Ugin

4 Shrine of the Forsaken Gods

3 Cinder Glade

1 Game Trail

2 Mountain

10 Forest

 

Sideboard

2 Warping Wail

1 Gaea’s Revenge

3 Tireless Tracker

2 Spatial Contortion

3 Jaddi Offshoot

4 Thought-Knot Seer

 

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Constructed Resources 51 – Bant Company and GW Domination

This week on Constructed Resources Marshall and Eric talk about the domination of GW Tokens and Bant Company in Standard, and talk even more specifically about one broken card in those decks. Also: is Sultai the deck that can finally knock the champs off the block?

Deck of the Week

ALEKSA TELAROV

SULTAI MIDRANGE

GRAND PRIX PITTSBURGH TOP 8

2 Dragonlord Silumgar

2 Kalitas, Traitor of Ghet

3 Nissa, Vastwood Seer

4 Sylvan Advocate

2 The Gitrog Monster

4 Tireless Tracker

2 Den Protector

 

3 Languish

3 Ruinous Path

2 Grasp of Darkness

4 Ultimate Price

 

3 Oath of Nissa

 

5 Swamp

1 Island

4 Hissing Quagmire

5 Forest

4 Llanowar Wastes

1 Lumbering Falls

4 Evolving Wilds

2 Yavimaya Coast

 

Sideboard

1 Languish  

1 Ruinous Path

2 Den Protector  

3 Duress

4 Deathmist Raptor  

2 Virulent Plague

2 Dead Weight

Spotlight Deck with Crush of Tentacles 

1 Kiora, Master of the Depths

2 Bounding Krasis

3 Den Protector

3 Elvish Visionary

2 Jace, Vryn’s Prodigy

2 Nissa, Vastwood Seer

4 Sylvan Advocate

1 Ulvenwald Hydra

1 Void Grafter

1 World Breaker

 

4 Crush of Tentacles

2 Nissa’s Pilgrimage

1 Nissa’s Renewal

1 Sight Beyond Sight

2 Traverse the Ulvenwald

2 Pulse of Murasa

3 Oath of Nissa

 

3 Blighted Woodland

1 Evolving Wilds

10 Forest

4 Island

4 Lumbering Falls

1 Rogue’s Passage

2 Yavimaya Coast

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Constructed Resources 50 – Legacy Lands

This week on Constructed Resources Marshall and Eric catch up on the Legacy GP weekend as well as the latest in Standard. They also do a deeper dive on the Legacy Lands deck.

 

Deck of the Week – Legacy Lands

4 Life from the Loam

4 Gamble

4 Punishing Fire

4 Crop Rotation

4 Mox Diamond

1 Manabond

4 Exploration

1 Forest

4 Rishadan Port

4 Wasteland

2 Tranquil Thicket

1 The Tabernacle at Pendrell Vale

1 Karakas

3 Maze of Ith

1 Glacial Chasm

1 Riftstone Portal

4 Thespian’s Stage

4 Dark Depths

4 Grove of the Burnwillows

1 Wooded Foothills

1 Verdant Catacombs

1 Windswept Heath

2 Taiga

Sideboard

1 Boseiju, Who Shelters All

2 Boil

4 Krosan Grip

4 Sphere of Resistance

1 Chalice of the Void

2 Tireless Tracker

1 Bojuka Bog 

 

CSL Highlander Match: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M1eNHEEWtyQ&index=57&list=PL3rP64NRtmbij-J8lvM1G4C7zSiy5D4fI

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Constructed Resources 49 – Jace’s What?

This week on Constructed Resources Marshall and Eric look at GW tokens as the best deck in Standard as well as take a look at a newcomer filled with unlikely cards. 

Deck of the Week

SETH MANFIELD’S GREEN-WHITE TOKENS

1ST GP COSTA RICA

4 Nissa, Voice of Zendikar
4 Gideon, Ally of Zendikar

4 Sylvan Advocate
2 Den Protector
3 Hangarback Walker
2 Lambholt Pacifist
4 Archangel Avacyn

1 Declaration in Stone
1 Tragic Arrogance
4 Dromoka’s Command
2 Secure the Wastes
4 Oath of Nissa

8 Forest
7 Plains
4 Canopy Vista
2 Westvale Abbey
4 Fortified Village

Sideboard
1 Den Protector  

1 Hangarback Walker

1 Lambholt Pacifist  

1 Declaration in Stone

2 Tragic Arrogance  

2 Stasis Snare

1 Silkwrap  

2 Evolutionary Leap

1 Angelic Purge  

1 Hallowed Moonlight

1 Clip Wings  

1 Linvala, the Preserver

Martin’s Müller’s Jace’s Sanctum Deck:

3 Day’s Undoing

4 Nagging Thoughts

4 Part the Waterveil

4 Pore Over the Pages

1 Rise from the Tides

4 Anticipate

4 Engulf the Shore

4 Hydrolash

4 Prism Ring

4 Jace’s Sanctum

20 Island

4 Sunken Hollow

Sideboard:

1 Displacement Wave

2 Jace, Vryn’s Prodigy

4 Negate

4 Thing in the Ice

2 Dragonlord Silumgar

2 Guardian of Tazeem

LSV’s Looter Problem Article: 

http://www.channelfireball.com/articles/luis-scott-vargas/whats-the-play-the-looter-problem/

 

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Constructed Resources 48 – Fro’s House

This week on Constructed Resources Marshall and Eric talk about the big GP weekend and give you all the normal updates, live-ish, from Eric’s couch!

Deck of the Week

Yuuya Watanabe

Bant Humans Company

Top 8 GP Minneapolis


4 Thraben Inspector
2 Knight of the White Orchid
3 Duskwatch Recruiter
4 Lambholt Pacifist
4 Thalia’s Lieutenant
4 Reflector Mage
4 Tireless Tracker

4 Dromoka’s Command
2 Ojutai’s Command
4 Collected Company

1 Island
2 Canopy Vista
2 Yavimaya Coast
3 Forest
3 Prairie Stream
4 Evolving Wilds
4 Fortified Village
6 Plains

Sideboard
1 Knight of the White Orchid  

3 Gryff’s Boon

2 Den Protector  

3 Negate

2 Nissa, Vastwood Seer  

1 Sigarda, Heron’s Grace

3 Tragic Arrogance

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Constructed Resources 47 – Modern GP Weekend

This week on Constructed Resources Marshall and Eric talk about the Modern GP weekend and give all the normal updates as well as an exclusive preview card for Eternal Masters! 

Deck of the Week

4 Arbor Elf

2 Birds of Paradise

4 Utopia Sprawl

2 Beast Within

4 Stone Rain

4 Blood Moon

4 Mwonvuli Acid-Moss

4 Bonfire of the Damned

1 Chandra, Pyromaster

2 Obstinate Baloth

4 Inferno Titan

1 Lightning Bolt

1 Stormbreath Dragon

2 Thragtusk

 

1 Misty Rainforest

1 Mountain

3 Stomping Ground

9 Forest

      1 Verdant Catacombs

2 Windswept Heath

4 Wooded Foothills

 

Sideboard

2 Ancient Grudge

2 Anger of the Gods

1 Dismember

1 Fracturing Gust

3 Kitchen Finks

1 Natural State

1 Obstinate Baloth

1 Relic of Progenitus

2 Sudden Shock

1 Thrun, the Last Troll

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