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Deck "B-control"

Deck "B-control"
Format: Standard - 65 Cards
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Section: Lands (20 cards)
4 x Drowned Catacomb
Average price:
Drowned Catacomb (M13)
  • Number: 223
  • Rarity: R
  • Type: Land
  • Color: Land
Card text:

Drowned Catacomb enters the battlefield tapped unless you control an Island or a Swamp.
{Tap}: Add {U} or {B} to your mana pool.

6 x Island
Average price:
Island (MRD)
  • Number: 293
  • Rarity: L
  • Type: Basic Land
  • Subtype: Island
  • Color: Land
  • Artist: Martina Pilcerova
Card text:

[U]

10 x Swamp
Average price:
Swamp (RAV)
  • Number: 295
  • Rarity: C
  • Type: Basic Land
  • Subtype: Swamp
  • Color: Land
  • Artist: Stephan Martiniere
Card text:

B

 
Section: Creatures (20 cards)
2 x Bloodgift Demon
Average price:
Bloodgift Demon (ISD)
  • Number: 89
  • Rarity: R
  • Power: 5
  • Toughness: 4
  • Type: Creature
  • Subtype: Demon
  • Mana cost: 3BB
  • Color: Black
  • Artist: Peter Mohrbacher
Card text:

Flying. At the beginning of your upkeep, target player draws a card and loses 1 life.

3 x Fog Bank
Average price:
Fog Bank (CMD)
  • Number: 47
  • Rarity: U
  • Power: 0
  • Toughness: 2
  • Type: Creature
  • Subtype: Wall
  • Mana cost: 1U
  • Color: Blue
  • Artist: Scott Kirschner
Card text:

Flying. Fog Bank does not deal or receive combat damage.

3 x Nefarox, Overlord of Grixis
Average price:
Nefarox, Overlord of Grixis (M13)
  • Number: 103
  • Rarity: R
  • Power: 5
  • Toughness: 5
  • Type: Legendary Creature
  • Subtype: Demon
  • Mana cost: 4BB
  • Color: Black
Card text:

Flying
Exalted (Whenever a creature you control attacks alone, that creature gets +1/+1 until end of turn.)
Whenever Nefarox, Overlord of Grixis attacks alone, defending player sacrifices a creature.

4 x Ravenous Rats
Average price:
Ravenous Rats (10E)
  • Number: 171
  • Rarity: C
  • Power: 1
  • Toughness: 1
  • Type: Creature
  • Subtype: Rat
  • Mana cost: 1B
  • Color: Black
  • Artist: Carl Critchlow
Card text:

When Ravenous Rats comes into play, target opponent discards a card.

4 x Shimian Specter
Average price:
Shimian Specter (M13)
  • Number: 109
  • Rarity: R
  • Power: 2
  • Toughness: 2
  • Type: Creature
  • Subtype: Specter
  • Mana cost: 2BB
  • Color: Black
Card text:

Flying
Whenever Shimian Specter deals combat damage to a player, that player reveals his or her hand. You choose a nonland card from it. Search that player's graveyard, hand, and library for all cards with the same name as that card and exile them. Then that player shuffles his or her library.

4 x Vampire Nighthawk
Average price:
Vampire Nighthawk (ZEN)
  • Number: 116
  • Rarity: U
  • Power: 2
  • Toughness: 3
  • Type: Creature
  • Subtype: Vampire Shaman
  • Mana cost: 1BB
  • Color: Black
  • Artist: Jason Chan
Card text:

Flying. Deathtouch (Creatures dealt damage by this creature are destroyed. You can divide this creature’s combat damage among any of the creatures blocking or blocked by it.) Lifelink (Damage dealt by this creature also causes you to gain that much life.)

 
Section: Other spells (23 cards)
2 x Appetite for Brains
Average price:
Appetite for Brains (AVR)
  • Number: 84
  • Rarity: U
  • Type: Sorcery
  • Mana cost: B
  • Color: Black
Card text:

Target opponent reveals his or her hand. You choose a card from it with converted mana cost 4 or greater and exile that card.

Just as with a peach, the first bite is always the juiciest.

2 x Doom Blade
Average price:
Doom Blade (M10)
  • Number: 93
  • Rarity: C
  • Type: Instant
  • Mana cost: 1B
  • Color: Black
  • Artist: Chippy
Card text:

Destroy target nonblack creature.

2 x Duress
Average price:
Duress (M10)
  • Number: 96
  • Rarity: C
  • Type: Sorcery
  • Mana cost: B
  • Color: Black
  • Artist: Steven Belledin
Card text:

Target opponent reveals his or her hand. You choose a noncreature, nonland card from it. That player discards that card.

2 x Liliana of the Veil
Average price:
Liliana of the Veil (ISD)
  • Number: 105
  • Rarity: M
  • Toughness: 3
  • Type: Planeswalker
  • Subtype: Liliana
  • Mana cost: 1BB
  • Color: Black
  • Artist: Steve Argyle
Card text:

[+1]: Each player discard a card. [-2]: Target player sacrifices a creature. [-6]: Separate all permanents target player controls into two piles. That player sacrifices all permanents in the pile of his or her choice.

2 x Mana Leak
Average price:
Mana Leak (M12)
  • Number: 63
  • Rarity: C
  • Type: Instant
  • Mana cost: 1U
  • Color: Blue
  • Artist: Howard Lyon
Card text:

Counter target spell unless its controller pays {3}

4 x Mind Rot
Average price:
Mind Rot (10E)
  • Number: 159
  • Rarity: C
  • Type: Sorcery
  • Mana cost: 2B
  • Color: Black
  • Artist: Steve Luke
Card text:

Target player discards two cards.

4 x Sign in Blood
Average price:
Sign in Blood (M11)
  • Number: 117
  • Rarity: C
  • Type: Sorcery
  • Mana cost: BB
  • Color: Black
Card text:

Target player draws two cards and loses 2 life.

Little agonies pave the way to greater power.

2 x Tragic Slip
Average price:
Tragic Slip (DKA)
  • Number: 76
  • Rarity: C
  • Type: Instant
  • Mana cost: B
  • Color: Black
  • Artist: Christopher Moller
Card text:

Target creature gets -1/-1 until end of turn. Morbid - That creature gets -13/-13 instead if a creature died this turn.

3 x Unsummon
Average price:
Unsummon (M12)
  • Number: 79
  • Rarity: C
  • Type: Instant
  • Mana cost: U
  • Color: Blue
  • Artist: Izzy
Card text:

Return target creature to its owner's hand.

 
Section: Sideboard (2 cards)
2 x Tribute to Hunger
Average price:
Tribute to Hunger (ISD)
  • Number: 119
  • Rarity: U
  • Type: Instant
  • Mana cost: 2B
  • Color: Black
  • Artist: Dave Kendall
Card text:

Target opponent sacrifices a creature. You gain life equal to that creature's toughness.

 
Total price for the deck:
Deck Statistics
Distribution by Color
Black bar 37  57 %  
Blue bar 12 %  
Land bar 20  31 %  
 

Distribution by Power
- bar 41  63 %  
- bar 5 %  
1 bar 6 %  
2 bar 12 %  
5 bar 8 %  
N/A bar 6 %  
 

Distribution by Rarity
C bar 33  51 %  
L bar 9 %  
M bar 3 %  
R bar 13  20 %  
U bar 11  17 %  
 

Distribution by Subtype
- bar 27  42 %  
Demon bar 8 %  
Island bar 9 %  
Liliana bar 3 %  
Rat bar 6 %  
Specter bar 6 %  
Swamp bar 10  15 %  
Vampire Shaman bar 6 %  
Wall bar 5 %  
 

Distribution by Toughness
- bar 39  60 %  
1 bar 6 %  
2 bar 11 %  
3 bar 9 %  
4 bar 3 %  
5 bar 5 %  
N/A bar 6 %  
 

Distribution by Type
Basic Land bar 16  25 %  
Creature bar 17  26 %  
Instant bar 11  17 %  
Land bar 6 %  
Legendary Creature bar 5 %  
Planeswalker bar 3 %  
Sorcery bar 12  18 %  
 



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