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Reno Mage Wild

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This thread is for comments about our Reno Mage Gadgetzan Wild Deck.

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This deck is terrible. It doesn't have enough power to finish control (or Jade which is late game if not quite control) unless you get a really good Brann+Kazakus, and it simply dies to everything faster. It needs either more board clear and spell generation to be controlly or more damage (like Antonidus, who I unfortunately don't own) to have more reach. Right like this it does nothing well.

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4 hours ago, Guest Dread Pirate Chris said:

This deck is terrible. It doesn't have enough power to finish control (or Jade which is late game if not quite control) unless you get a really good Brann+Kazakus, and it simply dies to everything faster. It needs either more board clear and spell generation to be controlly or more damage (like Antonidus, who I unfortunately don't own) to have more reach. Right like this it does nothing well.

You don't want to take jade decks to the late game. You need to be the aggressive deck in the matchup. Against aggro, you need to mulligan harder than with most of other decks. Could you please upload a few replays so we can pinpoint the issue?

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im not sure about emperor without archmage if we're aiming aggro. how about deathlord, kabal courier or cabalist tome. also mistress > chow in my opinion.

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9 hours ago, ynhl said:

im not sure about emperor without archmage if we're aiming aggro. how about deathlord, kabal courier or cabalist tome. also mistress > chow in my opinion.

The deck has, from my experience, sufficient amount of anti-aggro cards and does not really need more. Emperor Thaurissan help you in control matchups, where he allows you to create bigger board from nothing. You can swap Emperor Thaurissan for pretty much any late-game card, including the Cabalist's Tome you mentioned.
The extra health of Zombie Chow often makes a big difference, especially against aggro and its 2/1s. You can swap the two cards if you want though.

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