Series: Against the Odds

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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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Against the Odds: Mirror Box Carth Friends (Modern)

What crazy things can Mirror Box do in Modern with the help of Carth the Lion, a bunch of clones and oodles of planeswalkers? Let's find out!

Mar 23 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: PAINHarmonicon (Pioneer)

What are the odds of winning by doubling up attack triggers with Isshin, Two Heavens as One in Pioneer? Let's find out!

Mar 16 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Shrines (Historic)

Thanks to Kamigawa: Neon Dynasty, we've now got three full cycles of Shrines plus Sanctum of All. What happens if you put them all together in a Historic deck? Let's find out!

Mar 2 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Temur Mirror Box (Standard)

How many of the same legend can we stack up on the battlefield in Standard with the help of Mirror Box and Bard Class? Let's find out!

Feb 23 | by SaffronOlive
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Against the Odds: Voltron in Standard | Mechtitan Core

What are the odds of assembling Voltron—Mechtitan—in Kamigawa: Neon Dynasty Standard? Let's find out!

Feb 16 | by SaffronOlive

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