What We're Brewing

The ratings race ends in one week, so it’s prime time to brew new decks. Here’s a look at what we’ve been up to on The Shrining.

Target Emblems by VanguardX

The Idea: Prove the target emblem haters wrong by locking down the board with emblem-fueled removal.

Does it work? Heck yeah.

What type of deck is it? Tempo

Unexpected MVP: Marked by the Gods

The most fun you’ll have with this deck: Clearing your opponent’s entire board with the Ancestor’s Guide + Hero Power + Power Shot combo

10 Rage Shrines, 4 Dominion Shrines, 1 Cathedral of the Night, 1 Valley of the Ancients

Turbo Dragons by Jotto

The Idea: 1. Ramp out a big dragon. 2. ???? 3. Win.

Does it work? Yes, as long as you’re an adequate midrange player like Jotto.

What type of deck is it? Combo-aggro

Unexpected MVP: Protoprism.

The most fun you’ll have with this deck: Clicking on your Dragon, then clicking on your opponent’s face.

9 Wisdom Shrines, 3 Altar of Dragons, 6 Rage Shrines, 1 Valley of the Ancients

“The Green Button” by LucyV

The Idea: A whole bunch of swift goblins to the face. Very original Lucy.

Does it work? Does HallYall have a strong Bumble game?

What type of deck is it? Aggro

Unexpected MVP: Gurko Tribe Warrior

The most fun you’ll have with this deck: 4 speed goblins going in for the kill.

2 Militant Citadel, 4 Trigon of the Pact, 10 Rage Shrines, 1 Valley of the Ancients

2 Militant Citadel, 4 Trigon of the Pact, 10 Rage Shrines, 1 Valley of the Ancients

Burning Raiding Party by VanguardX

The Idea: Burning Rage + Tolutan Raiding Party

Does it work? 80% of the time it does.

What type of deck is it? Aggro-combo

Unexpected MVP: Forced Labor

The most fun you’ll have with this deck: Watching Fuzz fireblast all his own creatures by mistake

8 Wisdom Shrine, 9 Rage Shrine, 1 Valley of the Ancients

We’re Sick of Fireball by LucyV & VanguardX

The Idea: Beat all these fireball decks

Does it work? Will Cruel_TeK play Rage Rush, Wisdom/Dominion Control, and something involving Corruption this Masters?

What type of deck is it? Midrange

Unexpected MVP: Vegetation Blockade

The most fun you’ll have with this deck: Stealing Cruel_TeK’s Rage Rush ELO

9 Order Shrines, 6 Nature Shrines, 1 Enchanted Spring, 1 Valley of the Ancients

Something WildBlade Created by WildbladeSOV

The Idea: Win?

Does it work? No idea. It’s a Rage deck without Fireball…so probably not?

What type of deck is it? Midrange

Unexpected MVP: Dread Knight

The most fun you’ll have with this deck: Krip swinging in for the win

Holy Demons Resurrected by LucyV

The Idea: Bring Holy Demons back to their old glory

Does it work? It’s 1-0 against HallYall on ladder

What type of deck is it? Aggro

Unexpected MVP: Aamon, Demon Overlord

The most fun you’ll have with this deck: Creating an unkillable Aamon as you lose 8 life a turn

6 Order Shrines, 2 Mausoleum of the Damned, 5 Corruption Shrines, 1 Valley of the Ancients, 1 Arctic Shelter

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