Tag: deck

  • Minor update on life, decklist for Hearthstone/Magic, DOS game reviews

    Wow, I can’t believe its June already. I feel like I havent done that much this year, compared to previous years. I think thats because I traveled alot and hung out alot with my friends in 2012 (lots of trips and events) and 2013 (lots of house parties and clubbing) and to a lesser degree…

  • Hearthstone decklist

    Everyone who reads my blog knows that I am a big fan of Magic the Gathering. But these days it seems Wizards of the Coast just keeps releasing more and more sets that kind of dilute the power of Magic cards. More and more cards seem overpowered or strictly superior to the older cards, that…

  • Magic the Gathering: Deck Design: Tokens!! and CardForge

    Magic the Gathering: Deck Design: Tokens!! and CardForge

    I just finished making a page on an open source MTG card simulator project written in Java, go check it out, and download it. If you’re a developer, feel free to contribute as well. Theme: So today’s deck is called Tokens!!! It focuses on using repeatable token generating effects to overwhelm your opponent. It’s an…

  • Magic the Gathering: Deck Design: Venser (Flicker) deck

    In Magic the Gathering, 187 or Blink creatures are creatures that trigger abilities when they enter the battlefield (comes into play). The recent Magic Expansion Avacyn Restored have alot of cards that work well with cards that enter the battlefield. Hence I began making a deck that I call the Venser or Flicker deck. The…

  • Magic the Gathering: Ranking Creature’s Abilities

    When playing creatures in Magic, the most important thing they have are abilities. I mean – you could play a “vanilla” creature but without any abilities, it’s not that interesting to play. I want to talk about keyworded abilities. Abilities with keywords are printed with a keyword and either has reminder text showing what it does,…

  • Magic the Gathering: Deck Design: Persist deck

    From my Last Magic article, I want to continue talking about how I build my decks. Theme: So, I don’t like building decks that are too powerful that win on the first turn (like my Hulk flash deck), because they aren’t fun to play against. Nor do I like to build crappy decks that always…