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Tavern Brawl: Shadow Reflection

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After a couple of repeats, this is 2018's first new Tavern Brawl.

This is a constructed Brawl, with the novelty that you can build a deck of any size. The rest of the cards will be Shadow Reflections, which is normally generated by the passive Hero Power of the Rogue Death Knight Valeera the Hollow. It should be noted that when you play second, you don't get the coin; you draw an extra card instead.

Obviously, you don't want to make a deck of 30 cards, since you will have no Shadow Reflections (although people have had success even like this). However, you also don't want to make a deck of only 1-3 cards, given that the Reflections take actual spots in the deck and it will be hard drawing the cards you picked.

By doing a quick research, it seems that Aggro Paladin and Aggro Druid are good picks. As is usually the case when some good decks surface, their counters are also created: in this case, it's Mage with Ice Lance and Combo Priest. Moreover, Quest Rogue has managed to make a surprise re-appearance from the dead in this Brawl. Lastly, a hilarious deck is the Hunter one with Mechwarper and Metaltooth Leaper.

Good luck!

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my opponent literally went like, turn 4 radiant elemental x2 + mind blast 6x

 

Ive noticed that picking 20 cards to get 10 refelctions seems like a fairly good amount. I opted or a hunter with a bunch of beasts and the 1 mana buff a beast in hand. has pulled some pretty funny results

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