Results for tag: riddle of lightning
Posted by: silasw on Sep 15, 2011 at 12:11:12 AM
Do you have piles and piles of Time Spiral commons under your bed? Do you like winning by the skin of your teeth? This is the deck for you. Red Riddle flies in the face of many deckbuilding conventions, and its power never fails to surprise me.
I concocted this deck when I was feeling unsatisfied with my old U/R [c]Riddle of Lightning[/c] combo deck. That deck planned to scry [c]Greater Gargadon[/c] to the top, cast Riddle of Lightning, and [c]Twincast[/c] or [c]Reverberate[/c] it. I found this deck to be too slow and boring to play, so I decided to try a more straightforward approach.
This deck has two main themes: Taking advantage of high CMC spells, and abusing [c]Greater Gargadon[/c]. I packed the deck full of cards with high converted mana cost, but almost none of them actually...