Budget Kiki Pod

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My first attempt at a modern deck, going with what I have readily available.
Thoughts and suggestions would be much appreciated.

    2x Arid Mesa
    1x Breeding Pool
    1x Clifftop Retreat
    2x Copperline Gorge
    1x Fire-Lit Thicket
    2x Forest
    1x Grove of the Burnwillows
    1x Misty Rainforest
    2x Mountain
    1x Plains
    4x Razorverge Thicket
    3x Rootbound Crag
    1x Scalding Tarn
    1x Temple Garden

    2x Avacyn's Pilgrim
    1x Avalanche Riders (Not bad main, LD on turn 3 is a nice hindrance)
    4x Birds of Paradise
    1x Glen Elendra Archmage
    1x Hokori, Dust Drinker (Helps lockdown the board nicely to set up combo)
    3x Kiki-Jiki, Mirror Breaker
    1x Kitchen Finks
    1x Llanowar Elves
    4x Overgrown Battlement (No Wall of Roots available, could also probably be Devoted Druid, but the mana provided makes it much easier to combo earlier)
    1x Pestermite (Temporary Exarch replacement)
    1x Phantasmal Image
    1x Phyrexian Metamorph
    2x Restoration Angel (Only two for now...)
    3x Village Bell-Ringer (Restoration Angel-ish)
    1x Wall of Omens
    1x Zealous Conscripts
    1x Zo-Zu the Punisher (3 drop variance, can get a bit of damage in before getting podded.)

Sorcery (Both are Chord replacements and seem to be working well)
    2x Lead the Stampede
    2x Genesis Wave

    4x Birthing Pod

 Under construction
 1x Akki Blizzard-Hearder
 2x Ancient Grudge
 1x Harmonic Sliver
 1x Sylvok Replica
 2x Thalia, Guardian of Thraben
 1x Gaddock Teeg
 2x Combust
 1x Sower of Temptation
 1x Conjurer's Bauble
 1x Elixir of Immortality
 1x Nihil Spellbomb
 1x Relic of Progenitus
Acidic Slime - Out
Zo-Zu the Punisher - In
This deck works with 4 Angels and 4 Chords. Everything else is just dudrling unfortunately.
+1 Restoration Angel
+1 Phyrexian Metamorph
-1 Village Bell-Ringer
-1 Sower of Temptation
Beta sideboard added.
Mainboard Thalia seems really strong here.
Mainboard Thalia seems really strong here.

I disagree thats a horrible card that doesn't fit at all.
While she may work nicely with Hokori, Zo-Zu and the LD, I doubt she is worth a main slot. I will test her though.
While she may work nicely with Hokori, Zo-Zu and the LD, I doubt she is worth a main slot. I will test her though.

Storm and other combo does exist, and it hurts the decks that aren't based on creatures. Gives you a tempo advantage too.
After a fair amount of playtesting in the past few days, both Lead the Stampede and Genesis wave have proven themselves to be as good as, if not better than, Chord. Bell-Ringer and Overgrown Battlement are also holding up well. I haven't really needed to pod into my land hate yet, so I'm considering swapping one or two out for a few more clone effects and possibly adding/boarding an Angel of Jubilation for the mirror and against Melira.
4th Birthing Pod added
Akki Blizzard-Herder moved to sideboard
3rd Ancient Grudge removed
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