Thinking about coming back

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So i have been thinking of coming back for a long break ( like about 3 years long) and i wanted to start playing in some local tournaments. but i have no clue where too start. I was thinking about making a mill deck, but im not sure if they are still good. any help would be grateful, whether it be a deck to start out with or where i can look for more info. the colors i would like to run are black, blue, and white.
I came off a break a few months ago.  What I did to catch up was buy a core deck and go to some drafts.  I generally find that drafting is a cheap way to get what I want from a particular set.  Right now, the Return to Ravnica block is the big thing.  Azorius is white/blue and currently available, but to play Dimir (blue/black) or Orzhov (white/black), you'll have to wait 2 or 3 weeks for Gatecrash.
Anyone else want to help a returning player?
I would start by attending the Gatecrash Pre-release (and if they still do it in your area, a Launch Sealed event). You might want to pick Dimir as your Guild if you like Mill. 

~ Tim 
I am Blue/White Reached DCI Rating 1800 on 28/10/11. :D
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56287226 wrote:
190106923 wrote:
Not bad. But what happens flavor wise when one kamahl kills the other one?
Zis iz a sign uf deep psychological troma, buried in zer subconscious mind. By keelink himzelf, Kamahl iz physically expressink hiz feelinks uf self-disgust ova hiz desire for hiz muzzer. [/GermanPsychologistVoice]
56957928 wrote:
57799958 wrote:
That makes no sense to me. If they spelled the ability out on the card in full then it would not be allowed in a mono-black Commander deck, but because they used a keyword to save space it is allowed? ~ Tim
Yup, just like you can have Birds of paradise in a mono green deck but not Noble Hierarch. YAY COLOR IDENTITY
56287226 wrote:
56888618 wrote:
Is algebra really that difficult?
Survey says yes.
56883218 wrote:
57799958 wrote:
You want to make a milky drink. You squeeze a cow.
I love this description. Like the cows are sponges filled with milk. I can see it all Nick Parks claymation-style with the cow's eyes bugging out momentarily as a giant farmer squeezes it like a squeaky dog toy, and milk shoots out of it.
56287226 wrote:
56735468 wrote:
And no judge will ever give you a game loss for playing snow covered lands.
I now have a new goal in life. ;)
Are Mill decks still good in the current game?
Mill is never "good"
but it is a nice angle many decks aren't prepared for

currently in Standard there is only Elixir of Immortality and Psychic Spiral (also a great card in a mill deck) as anti-mill, so it will be viable, especially with the mill cards from Dimir in GTC

ok, there also is Archangel's Light, but really...
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