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    Yesterday, 06:42 AM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    ROUND 8 of SEASON 5: MODERN MADNESS has started. I have PM'ed myself my deck for round 8, so you can start sending me your decks. DEADLINE:...
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    Yesterday, 05:33 AM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    Preliminary standings for round 7: Rank. Player: Score - SP 1. Asthereal (TO): 22 - 4,4 2. FTW: 18 - 3,6 3. Tylert: 16 - 3,2 3. H: 16 - 3,2...
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    02-27-2020, 07:28 AM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    FTW and Moosedog: you have different outcomes for your games in your score posts. Can you guys check eachother's lines and find out what the final...
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    02-26-2020, 02:41 PM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    Actually, Blinkmoth Nexus does retain the +1/+1 counters. Your Raging Ravine wouldn't work properly if manlands wouldn't retain counters. EDIT:...
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    02-26-2020, 11:35 AM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    Megaliths is very slow though. It needs hellbent, so it only works from turn 4 onwards. Doesn't that help you to more than just one win?
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    02-26-2020, 10:32 AM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    EDIT: FTW was faster. He's right though. Let's do the math: H: Land, Memnite F: Urb, Affliction H: Land, Overseer, attack with 'Nite...
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    02-26-2020, 10:12 AM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    Looks like it, yes. I saw your change coming in and internally celebrated a bit, I have to admit. :wink:
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    02-26-2020, 09:33 AM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    Asthereal scores for round 7: 1. Asthereal (TO): Blinkmoth Nexus, Quicksand, Steel Overseer, Steel Overseer That's me, shamelessly stealing tech...
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    02-26-2020, 06:33 AM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    Deadline has passed and it looks like I have everybody, so here we go: DECKS FOR ROUND 7 OF SEASON 5: MODERN MADNESS 1. Asthereal (TO):...
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    02-25-2020, 05:32 AM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    About 24 hours until the deadline, and we're at 4 entries. Don't miss out! :wink:
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    02-23-2020, 06:00 AM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    Yeah, it was pretty crap. I forgot my own basic rule for 4CB: "Your deck must always be able to function properly in a vacuum." And a deck with...
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    02-21-2020, 04:12 PM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    Thanks for confirming. Scores are now final, and as we're halfway we now have these standings for the season: 1. Asthereal (TO): 23,4 2. Wrath...
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    02-20-2020, 10:48 AM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    Looks correct. H and Moosedog agree?
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    02-20-2020, 10:05 AM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    It happens. I forgot the fact that humans can't block Stromkirk Noble twice. :really: Anyway, I adjusted the rankings. If all else stays the same...
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    02-20-2020, 06:51 AM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    For those who already want to start looking at a deck for round 7, these cards will get the axe: Lotus Bloom, Electrodominance, Restore Balance and...
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    02-20-2020, 03:54 AM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    But it'll still make mana, so activating Blast Zone for one and killing Presence along with it is still an option. Oh snap. That's a sharp...
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    02-19-2020, 06:56 PM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    Note that Moosedog needs green mana to activate a man land, and his/her tick-up land doesn't make it. So if you Path one of the manlands, MD won't...
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    02-19-2020, 05:59 PM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    I think there's more in this one for you. W: Land, Noble M: Village (tapped) W: Attack, M=19, Noble=2/2 M: Falls (also tapped) W: Attack,...
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    02-19-2020, 04:56 PM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    Asthereal's scores for round 6: 1. Asthereal (TO): Copperline Gorge, Hexdrinker, Seal of Fire, Nature's Claim That's me, expecting people to play...
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    02-19-2020, 04:45 PM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    Deadline has long passed, and I'll forget to post decks at all if I don't cough 'em up now, so... DECKS FOR ROUND 6 OF SEASON 5: MODERN MADNESS ...
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    02-19-2020, 07:20 AM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    Deadline has passed, and I'm missing one regular. I can give you a few more hours, but don't wait too long!
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    02-17-2020, 10:57 AM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    A little under 48 hours to go until the deadline, and we're at 3 entries. Don't miss out! :wink:
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    02-13-2020, 04:20 PM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    But anyway, we don't have to argue. I'm just posting my reasons for why. We can always change this for next season, if you guys like it better when...
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    02-13-2020, 03:52 PM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    Without Wasteland and friends in the meta, I'd argue that Swamp isn't significantly better than Blackcleave Cliffs or something similar. Often it's a...
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    02-13-2020, 02:28 PM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    Last time we played a bannathon, where the whole point is to ban tons of cards. Back then, a few people argued that basic lands should be excluded...
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    02-13-2020, 07:30 AM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    Standings for round 5 Rank. Player: Score - SP: 1. Asthereal (TO): 20 - 5,0 2. Tylert: 18 - 4,5 3. Wrath of Pie: 9 - 2,3 4. H: 5 - 1,3 5....
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    02-13-2020, 03:29 AM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    True, except for mine. Fume Spitter does amazing work there, which swaps the odds.
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    02-12-2020, 05:11 PM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    This doesn't match with: My brain tells me the truth is in the middle. Wrath begins with Noble, which will outgrow H's Chrono unless he...
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    02-12-2020, 11:23 AM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    Doesn't the deck play something like 3-3 against most Meddling Mage decks? I reckoned this: OTP 1 Swamp, Spitter 1 Land 2 Discard, haunt,...
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    02-12-2020, 10:20 AM
    Asthereal replied to a thread 4 Card Blind in Community Board
    Indeed. Credits for my strong performance this round go to you exclusively. Your deck did well in the first two rounds but got outpaced by sick...
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Legacy player. Recently got into Modern. Weird format with all the cool stuff banned, but it's more fun than expected. Other than MtG I play chess and badminton, both competitively, albeit at amateur level. I also read fantasy and SF and I am a huge movie freak. Anything to flee away from real life, apparently. :-P
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