Constructed Resources 10 – Decklist Visualization and SWOT with Rich Hagon

This week on Constructed Resources Marshall and Jon welcome Pro Tour commentator and producer Rich Hagon on the show to talk about visualization of decklists as well as the concept of applying SWOT to decks and metagames.

The Opening Seven:

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Decklists for SWOT exercise:

Mono Red


4 Monastery Swiftspear

4 Akroan Crusader

4 Foundry Street Denizen

3 Frenzied Goblin

4 Firedrinker Satyr

4 Goblin Rabblemaster

4 Dragon Mantle

4 Hammerhand

4 Stoke the Flames

4 Titan’s Strength

2 Lightning Strike

1 Hordeling Outburst


SB: Searing Blood, Magma Spray, Lightning Strike, Arc Lighting, Peak Eruption


Abzan Midrange


4 Courser of Kruphix

4 Sylvan Caryatid

4 Siege Rhino

2 Wingmate Roc

4 Abzan Charm

4 Hero’s Downfall

3 Elspeth, Sun’s Champion

2 Sorin, Solemn Visitor

4 Thoughtseize

1 Ajani, Mentor of Heroes

2 Utter End

1 Read the Bones

25 land


Blue Black Control


1 Ashiok, Nightmare Weaver

2 Pearl Lake Ancient

4 Perilous Vault

4 Hero’s Downfall

4 Dissolve

3 Despise

3 Dig through Time

3 Divination

2 Bile Blight

2 Disdainful Stroke

2 Murderous Cut

1 Jace’s Ingenuity

1 Silence the Believers

1 Drown in Sorrow

27 land

Dismal Backwater

Radiant Fountain


Mardu Midrange


2 Wingmate Roc

4 Butcher of the Horde

4 Goblin Rabblemaster

3 Seeker of the Way

4 Lightning Strike

4 Hordeling Outburst

4 Crackling Doom

3 Chained to the Rocks

2 Sorin, Solemn Visitor

2 Sarkhan, the Dragonspeaker

2 Magma Jet

1 Elspeth, Sun’s Champion

25 land


SB: Anger of the Gods, End Hostilities, Drown in Sorrow


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