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Against the Odds: Tatyova Awakens the Woods (Standard)

What are the odds of winning with Awaken the Woods (with an assist from Tatyova, Steward of Tides) in The Brothers' War Standard? Let's see!

Nov 24 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: I Go Over the Top in Brothers' War Standard

Is it possible to combo off with Over the Top in Standard? What craziness can the sorcery enable? Let's find out on this week's Against the Odds!

Nov 16 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Rooftop Storm Combo (Modern)

What are the odds of winning by comboing Rooftop Storm and Acererak the Archlich in Modern? Let's find out!

Nov 10 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Birthing Pod but in Standard | Riveteers Ascendancy

What are the odds of winning with Riveteers Ascendancy in Standard by combining it with our Standard-legal Birthing Pod, Vivien on the Hunt? Let's find out!

Oct 26 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Devoted to Brisela (Pioneer)

What are the odds of winning by melding Bruna and Gisela into Brisela in Pioneer? Let's find out!

Oct 19 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Modern's Mightiest Domain Deck

How many mighty cards does it take to win on Turn 3 with Domain in Modern? Let's find out!

Oct 12 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Five-Color Defenders (Pioneer)

What are the odds of winning with Five-Color Defender Tribal in Pioneer with the help of new DMU additions Wingmantle Chaplain and Blight Pile? Let's find out!

Oct 5 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Zur, but the Opponent Has No Permanents (Modern)

What are the odds of winning with Zur, Eternal Schemer in Modern? What about a flawless victory? Let's find out!

Sep 28 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Can Braids Break Karn, Living Legacy in Standard?

Can Braids make Karn into a real threat in Standard? Let's find out!

Sep 21 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Jodah Friends (Standard)

How many planeswalkers can we got on the battlefield at once in Dominaria United Standard with the help of Jodah, the Unifier? Let's find out!

Sep 14 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Ivy's Duplimancy (Dominaria United Standard)

What are the odds of winning by copying Ivy (and other stuff) a bunch of times with Vesuvan Duplimancy in Dominaria United Standard? Let's find out!

Sep 7 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Psychogenic Probe Combo (Modern)

What are the odds of not just winning but also comboing off with Psychogenic Probe in Modern? Let's try to shuffle our way to some wins and find out!

Aug 25 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Coalition Victory (Modern)

What are the odds of getting the Coalition Victory victory in Modern? Let's find out!

Aug 17 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Teaching Arena Zoomers about Hard Locks and Chalice (Historic)

Let's teach some Arena zoomers what it's like to NOT be able to play Magic by locking them out of the game with Chalice of the Void, Night of Souls' Betrayal, and Overwhelming Splendor!

Aug 10 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Shadow Box (Explorer)

What are the odds of winning with a deck that has more Shadowborn Apostles than lands in Explorer? Let's find out!

Aug 3 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: 100 Rhinos (This Time With the Siege Rhinos) | Modern

A couple of weeks ago, we tried to play 100 Siege Rhinos in a Battle of Wits shell, but something went hilariously awry. Today, the deck returns, now with 100% more Rhinos!

Jul 27 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Villainous Sower (Pioneer)

What are the odds of winning with Oblivion Sower (and Villainous Wealth) in Pioneer? Let's find out!

Jul 20 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Exalted Isshin Conscription (Modern)

What are the odds of winning with Painharmonicon—Isshin, Two Heavens as One—in Modern, backed by a ton of exalted triggers and some sneaky finishers from Magic's past? Let's find out!

Jul 6 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Elspeth Tribal (Modern)

What are the odds of winning with all the Elspeths in Modern? Let's find out as planeswalker tribal returns for this week's Against the Odds!

Jun 29 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Meeting of the Five (Standard)

What are the odds of winning with Meeting of the Five in Standard? Let's find out!

Jun 23 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Saffi Combo (Modern)

What are the odds of comboing off with Saffi Eriksdotter and Extraction Specialist in Modern? Let's find out on this week's Against the Odds!

Jun 15 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Queza's Mastery Combo (Explorer)

What are the odds of winning with the combo of Queza, Augur of Agonies and Lich's Mastery in Explorer? Let's find out!

Jun 3 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Angel of Suffering Lock (Explorer)

What are the odds of locking our Explorer opponents out of ever killing us (at least with damage) with the help of Angel of Suffering and Gaea's Blessing? Let's find out!

May 26 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Urabrask & Taxes (Explorer)

What are the odds of hard-locking our Explorer opponents out of the game (or at least from drawing cards) with Urabrask, Heretic Praetor, and Drannith Magistrate in Explorer? Let's find out!

May 19 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Froggin' Elspeth in Standard

How many Elspeth Resplendents can we get on the battlefield at once in Standard with the help of Luxior, Gaida's Gift, Mirror Box, and Croaking Counterpart? Let's find out!

May 11 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Halo Fountain (Standard)

What are the odds of getting 15 creatures on the battlefield to win with Halo Fountain in Streets of New Capenna Standard? Let's find out!

May 4 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Etrata Surprise (Historic)

What are the odds of winning with Etrata, the Silencer in Historic with the help of some sneaky new Ninja synergies from Kamigawa: Neon Dynasty? Let's find out!

Apr 27 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Revel in Riches (Pioneer)

What are the odds of comboing off with Treasures and winning with Revel in Riches in Pioneer? Let's find out!

Apr 14 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Hidetsugu Combo (Standard)

Is it possible to build a Standard deck that can kill the opponent with a single Hidetsugu, Devouring Chaos activation? Let's find out on this week's Against the Odds!

Apr 6 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Mindlink Mech (Modern)

What are the odds of getting a flawless victory by bouncing all of the opponent's permanents with Mindlink Mech in Modern? Let's find out!

Mar 30 | by SaffronOlive

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