Well your deck currently is very close to etron both decks are fine but if you like people scooping and saying mean things after the words chalice on 1 then eldrazi tron. A couple Eldrazi Temples will get you most of the way there, Tron is a bonus. I just wasn’t sure why people stopped playing Simian Spirit Guide. Understandably, the problem is being able to cast it with X=2 and actually having it be relevant. At the end of the day, you have Tron, a decent body in play, and TKS or Endbringer to follow up. I think the major misconception people are having is with the post being tagged as Gx Tron when this type of list is much closer to Eldrazi Tron. Howdy. Your current list seems closer to colorless builds, so it's probably better to drop green altogether. Just my take on mono green tron But after a Hurkyl's Recall that is possible. Ah, good call. Counters The Rack and Shrieking Affliction, pretty much their only wincons. Not going full eldrazi tron is my choice because I want to run the green cards in the list. Upvote 0. You need at least 4 Chromatics, and you have to replace Sanctum and some other lands with Grove of the Burnwillows (at least 3 of them). Don't run Chalice in Gx Tron. For example just chalice on 1 … Chalice for 1 on G/R Tron shuts off about a third of their deck, as well as any Nature's Claims they bring in from the sideboard. That was made clear in an article Randy Buehler wrote over a decade ago when Mirrodin was released. Deckcycle Deckcycle Feature Queue. But that'll turn off your Expedition Maps and Ancient Stirrings that Gx counts on to complete Tron and find it's few wincons like Karn, Ugin, and Ulamog. Updated Nov 04, 2014 by StarlitHalo using our MTG Deck Builder. Well, there's really two different objectives with Gx vs Eldrazi. Check out the post made last week about a Mono-Green Eldrazi Tron list: https://www.reddit.com/r/TronMTG/comments/70xkpt/green_eldrazitron_variant_with_explained_card/. The site may not work properly if you don't, If you do not update your browser, we suggest you visit, Press J to jump to the feed. Hiya, could you post a link to your deck? By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. But Chalice triggers when spells are actually cast by a player, not just put on the stack by an effect. PlayerLink Online is not affiliated with, endorsed, sponsored, or specifically approved by Wizards of the Coast LLC, Bandai, or their affiliates. 0 hits Memnite, Ornithopter, Mox Opal, and Welding Jar (if they run it). On the back of Chalice of the Void being a powerful Gx or full on Eldrazi? E Tron: 2 All is Dust, 4 Chalice of the Void: 1 Mystic Forge, 1 Spellskite, 3 Spatial Contortion, 1 Walky B: I dislike the mirror a lot, from a fun and skill perspective. A control deck seeking to stall the board long enough to assemble the UrzaTron and take over the game with high-powered threats. Despise is the counterpart to Duress, taking creature or planeswalker cards for just B. However, it does get their Desperate/Pyretic Rituals as well. With 16 spells at 1, I think that ur storm is not really a chalice at 2, Also chalice at 2 is not an option in merfolk IMO, what with it shutting down the deck, and costing 4 mana. The only other way to make the other creatures bigger is with a Signal Pest's battlecry trigger, a Master of Etherium, or a Blinkmoth buffing a Blinkmoth. -1x Void Winnower essentially a Chalice for even numbers, gives you even more spell coverage and even fucks creatures around -3x Warping Wail if nothing else generate mana for the next turn, lots of utility-12x Tron lands. You're running a very very similar deck to mine, although mine is a little bit different. Whenever a player plays a spell with converted mana cost equal to the number of charge counters on Chalice of the Void, counter that spell. Thought-Knot Seer is the most impactful. I've been running Chalice of the Void in my Merfolks sideboard for a while now, and have found some great uses for it (it works especially well in Merfolks, with our Aether Vials and Caverns of Soul). I've been running Chalice of the Void in my Merfolks sideboard for a while now, and have found some great uses for it (it works especially well in Merfolks, with our Aether Vials and Caverns of Soul). Whenever a player casts a spell with converted mana cost equal to the number of charge counters on Chalice of the Void, counter that spell. Going with the Gx core makes Chalice a bad idea, since you usually wants it on (1), and that locks too many engine carda (4x Maps, 8x Chromatics, 4x Stirrings). 2 hits Ravager, Plating, Overseer, and Vault Skirge. If you draw Chalice of the Void or Mind Stone on either of the first two draw steps, then your hand isn’t great but it’s certainly fine. Causing dead draws just can win games. Not going full eldrazi tron is my choice because I … A subreddit dedicated to the discussion of Magic: The Gathering's Modern format! Chalice still seems good to me as modern's curve remains very low, probably losing a few points with the rise of junk. EDIT 2: Since Storm is such a fast deck, it is probably smarter to play Chalice on X=1 if you have it in hand. With Eldrazi Temple still around to help cast this thing on turn 3, or even turn 2 with great luck, it’s completely game-changing. Chalice triggers only when the number of counters matches on *casting* Coretapper et al. Bekijk het Eldrazi tron (Casual) deck van JacobHands bij Bazaar of Magic You want Chalice to come down early, often for 1. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. By Luis Scott-Vargas / July 22, 2019 October 10, 2019. I guess I was thinking that the copies have the same casting cost (they do), so they would be countered. I think you could adjust but dont go too crazy in removing them. Trinisphere Trinisphere MS2 View Foil. After almost finishing my GR Tron list, finding this out made me really sad. Just a heads up, Chalice on 2 does not get rid of Grapeshot. October 17, 2019 | by Tony Johnson. In most of my games i side in the third one. Chalice of the Void enters the battlefield with X charge counters on it. 4 Chalice of the Void; 2 Walking Ballista; 1 Mind Stone; Mono G Tron. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Any hand on the play that has turn-2 Chalice of the Void. Rarity, #: R, 150 Card Type: Artifact Description: Chalice of the Void comes into play with X charge counters on it. Any hand that has 2 Eldrazi Temples and a Reality Smasher or Thought-Knot Seer. I only included this chapter as there is a great many players that like Chalice of the Void as a sideboard card for RG Tron. Eldrazi Tron doesn't need those as much because assembling Tron is an option not a requirement. Also, my deck has 62-63 cards (it isn't finalized yet), you can afford to do that when you have 6 Chromatics in your deck, so don't be so focused on keeping your deck to 60. Im a new player in Modern and really wanted to balance things out. It's powerful and disruptive, and sees extensive play in older formats such as Legacy. Cookies help us deliver our Services. The Eldrazi variant even managed to pick up a couple high profile finishes on Magic Online. I am pretty interested. Even though there are a lot of singletons in the deck, it has a ton of consistency due to the sheer amount of card draw available. They still get the Storm trigger and all the copies of the spell. What they *do* do is allow you to main-deck CotV and customize what you'll be countering on the fly without tempo-loss waiting for enough mana. ... RG Tron, counters Expedition Map, Ancient Stirrings, and all … The power level of this deck will wax and wane with the power level of chalice. Four Expedition Maps are a must to complete Tron or fetch Blast Zone as needed, and two to four Chalice of the Void can shut down enemy spells of a chosen CMC (if one is chosen, be sure that Expedition Map either has already been cast or won't be needed). In a Top 8 filled with Prowess and other aggressive decks, otakkun trumped the field with Eldrazi Tron behind the power of Chalice of the Void on “one.” With half the decks on Lurrus of the Dream-Den, Chalice pulls a lot of weight, leaving heavy hitters like Thought-Know Seer and Reality Smasher to clean up after establishing the lock piece. Right now, Eldrazi Tron leans heavily on Chalice of the Void to interact meaningfully with creature-light, spell-heavy decks. Mono Red Phoenix: 2 Dismember, 3 Walky B, 1 Smasher, 2 Endbringer: 4 Leyline, 3 Contortion, 1 Skite: We have access to a lot of really strong tools to fight this deck. The one key threat from their side is Thing in the Ice and ensuring we can kill it or lock out the Awoken Horror from attacking with Ensnaring Bridge is key. Putting this out T1 and something else out T1 is … "A" for effort though. Eldrazi Tron is the unholy spawn of Tron and Eldrazi strategies. A chalice on 0 and a Spellskite is a pretty effective lock (unless echoing truth is sided in) if you need it eariler, New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, More posts from the ModernMagic community. It blends the strengths of the two decks together, with access to both free wins off Chalice of the Void and Turn 3 Karn (though recent lists have begun to cut the Karns), but also the ability to play longer, grindier games with Thought-Knot Seer and Endbringer. You either curve Chalice into Reshaper into TKS, or play TKS on turn 3. Chalice at 0 also counters Lotus Bloom in the Ad Nauseam deck. Typically hits 16 cards in their main deck, which is almost always enough to shut down their attempts at comboing off. 4 mindstone or other cards felt more allround. will not help in that regard. You can keep your green splash, I'm doing the exact same thing you are (dat Ancient Stirrings and Sylvan Scrying too good to give up), but you need to sack a couple of creatures from your deck to make room for Chromatics. If you're running Conduit of Ruin you don't need Sanctum, the Ancient Stirrings and Conduit already give you enough card searching. If you're trying to use the green land searching core you really need the 8x Chromatics and 3-4x Green producing lands. Chalice of the Void completely dumpsters them and they don’t interact very well against our non-boltable bodies. Ravager, Plating, and Overseer are the only effective ways that we can make our guys bigger. You think 2 chalices and 1 in sb is enough? https://www.hipstersofthecoast.com/2019/02/chalice-of-the-void The Eldrazi really don’t care too much about many of … Definitely not your opponent. But the designers of that set certainly didn’t know that Modern would exist, nor that we’d be in this specific, pre-Pro Tour metagame twelve years later. What you need is more reliable source of Green mana, and that's Chromatics and Grove. It's a non-bo, a negative combo for you. [Gx Tron] Wanted to fit in Chalice of the Void. Most decks do not fare well when you take away their ability to use 1- and 2-mana spells. It'll be hard to get up to 6 mana with nothing better to do, but Chalice on 3 is game over against Ad Nauseam unless they have their (sideboard) affinity hate or (sideboard) Echoing Truth. Im a new player in Modern and really wanted to balance things out. We are the smaller cousin and this is a problem. Self explanatory you're hoping for two pieces and an Expedition Map in your opening hand. Boseiju doesn't get around it either, since they'll have less than 2 life when they try to cast their win condition. A lot of decks crumble to chalice =1 and chalice =2 in play. A 4/4 creature for 4 isn’t the greatest rate in the world, but it’s solid. Looks like you're using new Reddit on an old browser. Edit. Eldrazi Tron works similarly to other Tron strategies, in that your threat density remains high, which creates favorable topdecks in the late game. MonoBlu Tron Modern Control Mono-Blue Tron. [autocard]Chalice of the Void[/autocard] was designed for eternal formats. Chalice of the Void can steal some games by stopping opposing cantripping with one-mana artifacts. Also you aren't running Gx Tron, you are running Green Eldrazi. As an Affinity player, I would say that X=2 is far more painful than 0. You think 2 chalices and 1 in sb is enough? Tron – Modern | Channel LSV. They're both heavily played and fine tuned, so trying to mash them together may not be ideal. There's no way you'll make it work reliably with a single forest as green mana source. CKL Plays (Modern) Bant Snowblade Deck Tech . Gx Tron. Chalice of the Void also seemed fairly well-positioned. I would listen to someone making a case for playing Prophetic Prism instead of some number of Chromatic Spheres if you intend to main deck Chalice of the Void. Chalice at 2 does not shut down my Merfolks list. That is pretty painful, don't get me wrong, and it is probably the right play if you are on the play and you have it turn one. EDIT: Refined my list above to reflect additions in the comments. There are also a lot more threats with ETron so using Ancient Stirrings isn't necessary. I remembered an important one: X=1 vs 8-rack. Chalice of the Void is one if the rising stars in Modern MTG, thanks largely to its use in Eldrazi Tron. So, not sure if all that helps, but I've played both quite a bit, and they play differently and win differently. Here are some I've come up with: Affinity, preferably T1 on the play, or with a Hurkyl's Recall, Ad Nauseam, counters their Pacts and makes the combo extremely fragile to disruption, counters Lotus Bloom. Synopsis Wurmcoil Engine. A subreddit dedicated to the best deck in Magic, or at least Urza's favorite. I do like proactive creature decks, so the idea of casting turn 2 Thought-Knot Seer into turn 3 Reality Smasher is always something I’ll be happy to entertain. m u m a g u s o. Edit Live Edit. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. 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