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For The Throne — Predicting The Post-Horus Metagame

For The Throne — Predicting The Post-Horus Metagame

The Tale of Horus Traver (TToHT) is here! In addition to bringing a ton of exciting lore to the game, the adventure campaign has provided us with several new powerful cards. Let’s break down some of the strongest cards and look at how the metagame might start to change. In case it wasn’t apparent, there will be card spoilers (but no story spoilers.) Tavrod, Auric Broker Without a doubt, Tavrod is the best card from TToHT and is now one…

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What’s The Play? Ep. 1: Do You Attack?

What’s The Play? Ep. 1: Do You Attack?

Welcome to the first “What’s the Play?”, where we discuss what choice the player should make. In this first example, the choice is not one that leads to lethal. Instead, it’s more of a theoretical debate as to which play is correct. (In our actual game, the choice didn’t end up mattering; this is about the times where it would.) The choice is for TonyGeeeee, playing a fairly standard Traditional Armory list, vs. me, Paradox, on a Skycrag build. Here…

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For The Throne — Evaluating Skycrag

For The Throne — Evaluating Skycrag

Omens of the Past has been out for around a month now. Initially the most popular deck after release, Skycrag has died both in popularity and, seemingly, effectiveness, particularly in the shadow of Burn Queen. Today, we’re going to take a deep look into Skycrag and evaluate its strengths, its weaknesses, and if (or perhaps when) it is better or worse than Burn Queen and other Stonescar aggro decks. Rather than picking apart a particular decklist, I’m going to instead look…

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