Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. A subreddit dedicated to the best deck in Magic, or at least Urza's favorite. Having a couple extra is fine especially with Chromatics and Ancient Stirrings in your deck. Hurkyl's Recall, costing 1U, will return all artifacts to their owners' hands, a fine choice if Chalice of the Void has one charge counter on it. I guess I was thinking that the copies have the same casting cost (they do), so they would be countered. Black mana's hand control can be good against Eldrazi Tron, making sure those Eldrazi aren't cast at all. We are the smaller cousin and this is a problem. Im a new player in Modern and really wanted to balance things out. A subreddit dedicated to the discussion of Magic: The Gathering's Modern format! If you're running Conduit of Ruin you don't need Sanctum, the Ancient Stirrings and Conduit already give you enough card searching. Eldra Tron whitout Chalice of the Void? Tron – Modern | Channel LSV. [Modern] Eldrazi Tron. Playing U Tron you also have the chance to excelerate in mana to lock out most decks of a large number of there cards. Not going full eldrazi tron is my choice because I want to run the green cards in the list. 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. -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. But Chalice triggers when spells are actually cast by a player, not just put on the stack by an effect. 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. I just wasn’t sure why people stopped playing Simian Spirit Guide. Play Ugin, the Ineffable and Trinisphere. 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. Despise is the counterpart to Duress, taking creature or planeswalker cards for just B. Edit. A couple Eldrazi Temples will get you most of the way there, Tron is a bonus. Eldrazi Tron is the unholy spawn of Tron and Eldrazi strategies. But after a Hurkyl's Recall that is possible. Chalice of the Void can steal some games by stopping opposing cantripping with one-mana artifacts. Eldrazi tron w/o chalice is strictly weaker than regular tron and bant eldrazi in my experience. Gx or full on Eldrazi? 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. 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. None run it for a reason. Putting this out T1 and something else out T1 is … Gx Tron. 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. Ravager, Plating, and Overseer are the only effective ways that we can make our guys bigger. 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. I think you could adjust but dont go too crazy in removing them. After almost finishing my GR Tron list, finding this out made me really sad. That was made clear in an article Randy Buehler wrote over a decade ago when Mirrodin was released. However, it does get their Desperate/Pyretic Rituals as well. Any hand that can cast turn-2 Matter Reshaper and has either a Smasher or a Seer. Chalice of the Void is one if the rising stars in Modern MTG, thanks largely to its use in Eldrazi Tron. 2 hits Ravager, Plating, Overseer, and Vault Skirge. Causing dead draws just can win games. Any hand that makes turn-3 Tron, as long as you have basically any other spell in your hand. I run 3 Caverns and 4 Vials. Are you me? Any hand on the play that has turn-2 Chalice of the Void. Im a new player in Modern and really wanted to balance things out. October 17, 2019 | by Tony Johnson. By Luis Scott-Vargas / July 22, 2019 October 10, 2019. I also really want to put emrakul the promise end as well. You shut off your 1 drops and 1 drops are the best reason to run Chalice. 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. There's no way you'll make it work reliably with a single forest as green mana source. Boseiju doesn't get around it either, since they'll have less than 2 life when they try to cast their win condition. Chalice shuts down top decks like Izzet Phoenix and Mono Red Phoenix while disrupting other popular archetypes like Tron, Infect, and Mardu Pyromancer. Counters The Rack and Shrieking Affliction, pretty much their only wincons. You think 2 chalices and 1 in sb is enough? Chalice of the Void completely dumpsters them and they don’t interact very well against our non-boltable bodies. Chalice at 2 does not shut down my Merfolks list. Chalice of the Void enters the battlefield with X charge counters on it. The power level of this deck will wax and wane with the power level of chalice. But 2 kills a lot of threats. A control deck seeking to stall the board long enough to assemble the UrzaTron and take over the game with high-powered threats. I'm probably forgetting some obvious ones, but I'm hoping you guys can make some great suggestions. Storm, counters Gitaxian Probe, Sleight of Hand, Serum Visions, Thought Scour, Lightning Bolt. [autocard]Chalice of the Void[/autocard] was designed for eternal formats. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. 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. Howdy. Also you aren't running Gx Tron, you are running Green Eldrazi. Chalice still seems good to me as modern's curve remains very low, probably losing a few points with the rise of junk. Not going full eldrazi tron is my choice because I … They still get the Storm trigger and all the copies of the spell. 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. will not help in that regard. Just my take on mono green tron The Eldrazi variant even managed to pick up a couple high profile finishes on Magic Online. Your current list seems closer to colorless builds, so it's probably better to drop green altogether. A lot of decks crumble to chalice =1 and chalice =2 in play. Bekijk het Eldrazi tron (Casual) deck van JacobHands bij Bazaar of Magic 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). 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. Any hand that has 2 Eldrazi Temples and a Reality Smasher or Thought-Knot Seer. By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. Nah man don't play chalice... :'( i need less storm hate! Report Report a Problem × Please tell us about the problem: Incorrect Image Incorrect Product Details Inappropriate Content Other Feedback Cancel Submit. You think 2 chalices and 1 in sb is enough? Saying that I run 2 in the sideboard for its uses against decks utilising snapcaster/bolt and affinity on the play, Chalice on 2 shuts off their rituals, manamorphose, electromancer, desperate ravings, ascension, grapeshot, and echoing truth, I'd prefer to have chalice on 2 against storm because blindly bringing in echoing truth is pretty common. 0 hits Memnite, Ornithopter, Mox Opal, and Welding Jar (if they run it). RG Tron, counters Expedition Map, Ancient Stirrings, and all their cantrips. You want Chalice to come down early, often for 1. All it does is counter the original Grapeshot. March 27, 2020 | by Laplasjan. [Gx Tron] Wanted to fit in Chalice of the Void. They play a ton of 1-drops, and X=1 makes it extremely hard for them to build up a storm count. A 4/4 creature for 4 isn’t the greatest rate in the world, but it’s solid. Updated Nov 04, 2014 by StarlitHalo using our MTG Deck Builder. 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. 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. Chalice of the Void also seemed fairly well-positioned. Cookies help us deliver our Services. Whenever a player casts a spell with converted mana cost equal to the number of charge counters on Chalice of the Void… 4 Chalice of the Void; 2 Walking Ballista; 1 Mind Stone; Mono G Tron. Typically hits 16 cards in their main deck, which is almost always enough to shut down their attempts at comboing off. https://www.mtggoldfish.com/deck/772764#paper. Right now, Eldrazi Tron leans heavily on Chalice of the Void to interact meaningfully with creature-light, spell-heavy decks. Upvote 0. Looks like you're using new Reddit on an old browser. 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. Neato 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. In most of my games i side in the third one. Just a heads up, Chalice on 2 does not get rid of Grapeshot. You're running a very very similar deck to mine, although mine is a little bit different. Might test What you need is more reliable source of Green mana, and that's Chromatics and Grove. 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). If you're trying to use the green land searching core you really need the 8x Chromatics and 3-4x Green producing lands. My $.02, you're so close to a normal ETron build, don't force a green splash if you don't need to. Chalice triggers only when the number of counters matches on *casting* Coretapper et al. Don't run Chalice in Gx Tron. For example just chalice on 1 … PlayerLink Online is not affiliated with, endorsed, sponsored, or specifically approved by Wizards of the Coast LLC, Bandai, or their affiliates. On the back of Chalice of the Void being a powerful 4 mindstone or other cards felt more allround. Hiya, could you post a link to your deck? 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. EDIT: Refined my list above to reflect additions in the comments. Deck list: https://www.mtggoldfish.com/deck/772764#paper. 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). Eldrazi Tron. One issue with Eldrazi Tron is the core use of Chalice of the Void, which is widely known to be an expensive card. Most decks do not fare well when you take away their ability to use 1- and 2-mana spells. At the end of the day, you have Tron, a decent body in play, and TKS or Endbringer to follow up. If you would to play one, which one? Eldrazi Tron works similarly to other Tron strategies, in that your threat density remains high, which creates favorable topdecks in the late game. Thought-Knot Seer is the most impactful. It's a non-bo, a negative combo for you. Playtest v1. The stock in “Tron” had been steadily falling as the upstart “Eldrazi Tron” deck claimed to be the best deck registering Urza’s Tower. Understandably, the problem is being able to cast it with X=2 and actually having it be relevant. Synopsis Wurmcoil Engine. A big reason for this is because Eldrazi Tron makes impeccable use of Chalice of the Void as a way to attack the best decks in the format. CKL Plays (Modern) Bant Snowblade Deck Tech . They're both heavily played and fine tuned, so trying to mash them together may not be ideal. It's powerful and disruptive, and sees extensive play in older formats such as Legacy. Chalice at 0 also counters Lotus Bloom in the Ad Nauseam deck. 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. Who loves a turn two Chalice of the Void for one? Rarity, #: R, 150 Card Type: Artifact Description: Chalice of the Void comes into play with X charge counters on it. Laplasjan Plays (Modern) Eldrazi Tron . You either curve Chalice into Reshaper into TKS, or play TKS on turn 3. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. Deckcycle Deckcycle Feature Queue. Eldrazi Tron doesn't need those as much because assembling Tron is an option not a requirement. Storm, counters Grapeshot (just the cast spell not the copies), Manamorphose, Pyromancer Ascension, Desperate Ritual, Pyretic Ritual, Goblin Electromancer, Echoing Truth, Amulet Combo, counters Summer Bloom, Explore. Well, there's really two different objectives with Gx vs Eldrazi. The Eldrazi really don’t care too much about many of … There are also a lot more threats with ETron so using Ancient Stirrings isn't necessary. Press J to jump to the feed. I remembered an important one: X=1 vs 8-rack. 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. 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. Ah, good call. 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). 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. 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. Lately i see the Modern Eldra Tron decks popping up without Chalice. 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. 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. Cookies help us deliver our Services. m u m a g u s o. Edit Live Edit. Trinisphere Trinisphere MS2 View Foil. Value of them is too good. Updated Aug 26, 2020 by Dijohnnysos using our MTG Deck Builder. I am pretty interested. Tag: Chalice of the Void. 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. MonoBlu Tron Modern Control Mono-Blue Tron. 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). https://www.hipstersofthecoast.com/2019/02/chalice-of-the-void I really like the card but I also like some of the cards from Gx tron. 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. 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. 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/. I also felt like the card was often not very strong in the deck, eg. Only fast Eldrazi hands or turn 3 Tron will win this match-up. 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. By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. Self explanatory you're hoping for two pieces and an Expedition Map in your opening hand. 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. ... RG Tron, counters Expedition Map, Ancient Stirrings, and all … 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. 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