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{Mid Budget} Feln Control

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Hexxen
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Description:
Control deck with low curve, but efficient win conditions. Deck wants to play Fast speed, this is great upside when opponent plays aggro/go wide strategy. Deck always want to trade 1 card for 2.

Game Plan:
Control opponents board early turns and play threats when you feel you are stabilized. Stabilization in this case means that you ahead/even on board and/or ahead on cards in hand, have Fast answer on most opponent's plays (Fast removal/negate).

Deck Design:
- 18 Units, 12 Win Condition
- 11 Removal
- 3 "Mass" Removal
- 4 Card Draw
- 4 Cycling
- 10 Utility

Cards & Reasoning:
- Deathstrike: simple as it can be, kill unit on Fast speed. Relevant due to all-in strategies are popular.
- Rindra's Choice: cheap answer to multicolor threats and surprise negate spell.
- Annihilate: cheap early game removal, nothing to say more.
- Lightning Storm: early game mass removal against aggro/go-wide decks. Can be used later with Withering Witch.
- Transpose: new market card as well as fast speed Aegis.
- Bottled Insight: card cycling helps to seek answers in late game even better.
- Feln Blueprints: new Seek Power effect with upside.
- Wisdom of the Elders: best draw in game, it's fast and low on curve.

- Tundra Explorer: we play 30 spells in deck and 3/3 body for 3 is not bad. Chance to draw spell on turn 4 attack is 40%.
- Torgov, Icecap Trader: good on stats threat that scale as our void grow. Useful trigger to dig for more fitting to situation cards.
- Champion of Cunning: hard to remove finisher.
- Withering Witch: this card makes Lightning Storm play relevant in late game, pops Aegis and it is one sided. In worst case scenario it trades as one-for-one with any opponent unit.
- Aurapiercer: win condition as well as way to deal with Aegis.

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Details

Shiftstone Cost
Does not include campaign cost
21,000

Premium Cost
134,400

Influence Requirements
2 3

Power Sources
21 18 12

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Deck Rarities
12 36 21

Card Types
19 0 34 0 27

Archetype
Control

Updated
June 14, 2021

Added
January 24, 2019

Views
11,792

Eternal Version
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Comments

Ahchap Eternal Version: 21.06.08
Is the malediction just left from an old build of the deck? Look nice gonna try it out
Hexxen Eternal Version: 21.06.08
If you have suggestions, I am listening.
Ahchap Eternal Version: 21.06.08
Apologies I'm a bit slow jus realising now transpose is grab a 4 cost and not primal only
Ahchap Eternal Version: 21.06.08
Sorry I wasn't suggesting it doesn't fit in the deck, it jus seems there's no way to grab it from market but maybe I am missing something sorry
Hexxen Eternal Version: 21.06.08
No worries, you can get it with Transpose
lod254 Eternal Version: 21.05.18
Looks good. I must have copied an old from from you like 2yrs ago.

Why feeding time over turn to seed? I figure you have something in mind to use over TTS.
Hexxen Eternal Version: 21.05.18
TTS do not kill, but creates potential problem in the future.
lod254 Eternal Version: 21.05.18
But doesn't it also potentially minimize a unit and another 3 cards or at minimum pop a face aegis and minimize a card?
Hexxen Eternal Version: 21.05.18
It does. With Torgov on board i would more likely remove unit than reduce it. Aurapiercer deals with aegis. Don't get me wrong, TTS is a good card, but i like Feeding Time better. I like not having potential downside than having potential upside.
Hexxen Eternal Version: 20.12.23
No changes
Hexxen Eternal Version: 1.50.2
20 Likes for a deck tech & games YouTube video.
Hexxen Eternal Version: 1.51.6
Done, video in description
Hexxen Eternal Version: 1.51.4
Starting to work on a video.
abamg44 Eternal Version: 1.49.3
Hexxen, been liking your decks. I'm new, joined eternal after the hearthstone stuff, so still have a small collection. Keep pumping these budget and mid-budget decks out, they're great. Reached gold for the first time with your stonescar last month. Excited to try this one.
Hexxen Eternal Version: 1.49.3
Thanks for kind words!
SmartJava Edited Eternal Version: 1.49.3
Thanks for making this deck! As always, it's so useful to see your thinking in the card choice and how best to use each card.

Would a market be an upgrade to this deck? If so, what might be a good market to use?
Hexxen Edited Eternal Version: 1.49.3
It does. Market for this deck suppose to be reactive plays on threats you can't deal with main board cards you have.
I like to have 1-2 combo breakers (depends on meta), 1 threat, 1 tempo play, 0-1 mass removal, 1 single target removal.
Combo breakers:
Royal Decree / Waylay / Rain of Frogs breaks combos like Endra/Maul/Diogo.
Threats:
Mokhnati, Restored / Black-Sky Harbinger would fit an additional threat slot to pull off.
Tempo Play:
Poaching Drake / Yetipult / Incarnus, Makkar's Listener / Ancient of the Ice Caves / Kindo Shadowstep / Mazag, the Waking Terror / Rindra, the Duskblade / Vara, Vengeance-Seeker you can curve out with merchant turn 3 market for one of those and play it on turn 4.
Mass Removal:
Eremot's Designs / Hailstorm / Storm Spiral / Devastating Setback / Malediction / Stray into Shadow each of those cards has it's upsides and downsides.
Removal:
Desecrate / Death Ripple / Deadly Confrontation / Fell Ritual / In Cold Blood / Eye for an Eye / Feeding Time
jemini Eternal Version: 1.50.4
what card would you suggest to cut for merchants?
Hexxen Edited Eternal Version: 1.50.4
Tundra Explorer or Gorgon Fanatic.
SmartJava Eternal Version: 1.49.3
Wow! Thanks for the excellent reply.

I'm adding a market now. I'm going to save your comments for other decks. I'm never quite sure what cards to add to a market, so your notes will be helpful.
LowExpectations Eternal Version: 1.49.2
very fun deck to play
Hexxen Eternal Version: 1.49.2
Fun for you, not for the oponent.
LowExpectations Eternal Version: 1.49.2
how do you beat Endra with this deck though?
Hexxen Edited Eternal Version: 1.49.2
Waylay, Royal Degree, Rain of Frogs in the market from top of my head.

P.S. this deck were built way before Endra
LowExpectations Eternal Version: 1.49.2
damn, thats too bad! are you planning to update the deck in near future?
Hexxen Eternal Version: 1.49.2
With Endra in format you need control on a JPS basis, it has plenty answers. I will try to make a mid budget list, but threats in those colors are more pricy and more relevant.
Hexxen Eternal Version: 1.47.6
20 Likes for a deck tech + play YouTube video.
lod254 Eternal Version: 1.47.5
My favorite deck from 1.46. Still seems good but there's a lot of new stuff and exalted is tough to counter.
Hexxen Eternal Version: 1.47.5
Exalted can be countered in a few ways:
1) Silence unit; Not an option in this colors, silence is mostly Justice keyword.
2) Kill all units; This is possibility, but most of the time require more than one card.
3) Negate die triggers; You can transform cards on death like one we have in legendary slot.

Hope this can help.
flyravenfly Eternal Version: 1.47.5
This is an excellent deck. I've been using it the past couple of days with success. It breezes through gauntlet (I'm up to Diamond), and the Withering Witch + Lightning Storm combo is clever and can turn a game a round in an instant.
Hexxen Eternal Version: 1.47.5
Thanks for kind words. This worth a lot, coz I tuned my mid budget lists for long period of time. This takes months and months. So this kind of feedback cheers me up to do more stuff like this.
Tentacles Eternal Version: 1.47.4
I've been enjoying this deck, now that I've gotten shift stone and the campaigns is there an expensive version of this deck?
Hexxen Eternal Version: 1.47.5
Not yet, no. I had a draft on a non budget version of it, but I haven't completed testing for it. It contains some pricy cards like BHS and I don't want anyone to spend shiftstones on an untested deck.