Kess, Dissident Mage deck, by Kobayashi Daishi

Kess, Dissident Mage. Builder: Kobayashi Daishi. — MTG Other in HARERUYA - Daily Tournaments — 26-Apr-2021
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Maindeck (100)
Creature [10]
1  Kess, Dissident Mage  $2.49
1  Wurmcoil Engine  $29.99
1  Notion Thief  $2.29
1  Dark Confidant  $37.99
1  Gilded Drake  $399.99
1  Thassa's Oracle  $17.99
1  Dockside Extortionist  $59.99
1  Phyrexian Metamorph  $5.99
1  Hullbreacher  $34.99
1  Opposition Agent  $19.99
Artifact [27]
1  Mox Opal  $54.99
1  Chrome Mox  $64.99
1  Arcane Signet  $1.99
1  Rakdos Signet  $1.49
1  Izzet Signet  $0.25
1  Dimir Signet  $3.99
1  Chromatic Lantern  $12.99
1  Basalt Monolith  $2.99
1  Staff of Domination  $4.49
1  Coalition Relic  $1.29
1  Rings of Brighthearth  $5.99
1  Memory Jar  $89.99
1  Talisman of Dominance  $7.99
1  Talisman of Creativity  $1.29
1  Talisman of Indulgence  $8.49
1  Mox Diamond  $749.99
1  Mana Crypt  $99.99
1  Lion's Eye Diamond  $699.99
1  Lotus Petal  $9.49
1  Sol Ring  $2.49
1  Voltaic Key  $1.99
1  Mana Vault  $89.99
1  Sensei's Divining Top  $74.99
1  Fellwar Stone  $7.49
1  Grim Monolith  $499.99
1  Gilded Lotus  $6.49
1  Seat of the Synod  $2.29
Instant [21]
1  Pact of Negation  $14.99
1  Mana Drain  $64.99
1  Cyclonic Rift  $37.99
1  Force of Negation  $89.99
1  Intuition  $249.99
1  Fierce Guardianship  ---
1  Deflecting Swat  ---
1  Force of Will  $139.99
1  Brain Freeze  $8.99
1  Tainted Pact  $24.99
1  Muddle the Mixture  $6.99
1  Mental Misstep  $5.99
1  Dark Ritual  $0.99
1  Brainstorm  $0.59
1  Stifle  $14.99
1  Mystical Tutor  $24.99
1  Swan Song  $14.99
1  Vampiric Tutor  $59.99
1  Red Elemental Blast  $1.79
1  Demonic Consultation  $26.99
1  Arcane Denial  $0.59
Sorcery [12]
1  Preordain  $1.49
1  Ponder  $2.49
1  Imperial Seal  $1499.99
1  Demonic Tutor  $49.99
1  Night's Whisper  $4.99
1  Transmute Artifact  $429.99
1  Windfall  $2.29
1  Timetwister  $11000
1  Wheel of Fortune  $449.99
1  Jeska's Will  $15.99
1  Gitaxian Probe  $2.29
1  Yawgmoth's Will  $349.99
Enchantment [3]
1  Mystic Remora  $14.99
1  Power Artifact  $429.99
1  Underworld Breach  $7.99
Land [27]
1  Underground Sea  $1099.99
1  Volcanic Island  $899.99
1  Badlands  $529.99
1  Steam Vents  $15.99
1  Blood Crypt  $24.99
1  Watery Grave  $13.99
1  Marsh Flats  $59.99
1  Wooded Foothills  $39.99
1  Polluted Delta  $49.99
1  Scalding Tarn  $79.99
1  Bazaar of Baghdad  $4199.99
1  Mishra's Workshop  $3999.99
1  Urborg, Tomb of Yawgmoth  $14.99
1  Island  $0.01
1  Gemstone Caverns  $22.99
1  Spire of Industry  $1.79
1  City of Brass  $21.99
1  Mana Confluence  $32.99
1  Command Tower  $0.49
1  Cavern of Souls  $84.99
1  Morphic Pool  $37.99
1  Ancient Tomb  $64.99
1  Flooded Strand  $34.99
1  Bloodstained Mire  $44.99
1  Misty Rainforest  $89.99
1  Verdant Catacombs  $64.99
1  Arid Mesa  $54.99

Demonic Consultation + Thassa's Oracle (Win the game Combo)

Prerequisites

- Thassa's oracle in hand. Demonic Consultation in hand. :manab: :manau: :manau: available.

Steps

  • Cast Thassa's Oracle and hold priority
  • In response to the cast, cast Demonic Consultation, naming a card not in your library to exile your library
  • Thassa's Oracle resolves making you look at the top 2
  • You win through Oracle's Altarnate win condition since you have no cards in your deck

Lion's Eye Diamond + Underworld Breach + Brain Freeze (Win the game Infinite mill Combo)

Prerequisites

- Underworld Breach, Lion's Eye Diamond(LED), and Jace, Wielder of Mysteries on the battlefield. Brain Freeze in hand or graveyard. Graveyard contains at least 3 other cards.

Steps

  • Crack LED for :manau::manau::manau:, discarding your hand
  • Escape Brain Freeze without exiling LED targeting yourself, milling 3 cards
  • Escape LED
  • Repeat until your mill your entire deck, winning the game with Jace, Wielder of Mysteries' +1 ability

Lion's Eye Diamond + Underworld Breach + Brain Freeze (Win the game Infinite mill Combo)

Prerequisites

- Underworld Breach, Lion's Eye Diamond(LED), and Laboratory Maniac on the battlefield. Brain Freeze in hand or graveyard. Graveyard contains at least 3 other cards. Deck contains at least 1 way to draw cards.

Steps

  • Crack LED for :manau::manau::manau:, discarding your hand
  • Escape Brain Freeze without exiling LED targeting yourself, milling 3 cards
  • Escape LED
  • Repeat until your mill your entire deck
  • Cast a draw spell and win the game with Laboratory Maniac

Lion's Eye Diamond + Underworld Breach + Brain Freeze (Win the game Infinite mill Combo)

Prerequisites

- Underworld Breach and Lion's Eye Diamond(LED) on the battlefield. Brain Freeze in hand or graveyard. Thassa's Oracle in library. Graveyard contains at least 3 other cards.

Steps

  • Crack LED for :manau::manau::manau:, discarding your hand
  • Escape Brain Freeze targeting yourself without exiling LED or Oracle, milling 3 cards
  • Escape LED, once again not exiling Thassa's Oracle
  • Repeat until Thassa's Oracle is in your graveyard and your deck is small enough to win with its trigger
  • Escape Thassa's Oracle and win

Rings of Brighthearth + Basalt Monolith (Infinite colorless mana Combo)

Prerequisites

- Both cards are on the battlefield. A permanent (or permanents) that can generate at least :mana2:.

Steps

  • Tap Basalt Monolith to generate :manac::manac::manac:
  • Untap Basalth Monolith for :mana3: using the generated mana
  • In response to the untap ability on the stack, pay :mana2: with some permanent (or permanents) to use Rings' triggered ability to copy Basalt Monolith's untap ability
  • Put the second untap ability on the stack as well
  • You now have 2 untap abilities on the stack
  • Let one untap ability resolve, then in response, tap Basalt monolith generating :manac::manac::manac:
  • In response to tapping Basalt Monolith, let the first untap ability on the stack resolve
  • At this point, Basalt Monolith is untapped and you have :manac::manac::manac: floating
  • Start the cycle over again, this time using :mana2: of the floating mana to copy the triggered ability from Rings of Brighthearth, netting :manac: each cycle
  • Repeat the cycle to create infinite colorless mana

Tainted Pact + Thassa's Oracle (Win the game Combo)

Prerequisites

- Thassa's oracle in hand. Tainted Pact in hand. Your library can have no two cards with same name.

Steps

  • Cast Oracle and hold priority
  • In response to the cast, cast Tainted Pact
  • Exile your deck
  • Oracle resolves making you look at the top 2
  • You win through Oracle's Altarnate win condition since you have no cards in your deck

Underworld Breach + Lion's Eye Diamond + Wheel of Fortune (Infinite wheel Combo)

Prerequisites

- Breach in hand. LED in hand. Wheel in graveyard.

Steps

  • Cast Breach and LED
  • Crack LED, generating :manar::manar::manar:
  • Cast Wheel from your graveyard with escape, drawing 7 cards
  • Recast LED with escape and crack it for another :manar::manar::manar:, discarding your hand
  • Repeat while recasting LED for extra mana to draw your deck and cast your desired wincon

Underworld Breach + Lion's Eye Diamond + Brain Freeze (Near-infinite mill (dependent on cards in graveyard) High storm count Combo)

Prerequisites

- Underworld Breach and Lion's Eye Diamond on the battlefield. Brain Freeze in hand or in graveyard. At least 6 other cards in graveyard, or 3 other cards and a starting storm count of at least 1.

Steps

  • Sacrifice Lion's Eye Diamond for UUU
  • Escape Brain Freeze not exiling Lion's Eye Diamond targeting yourself
  • Escape Lion's Eye Diamond without exiling Brain Freeze
  • Sacrifice Lion's Eye Diamond for UUU, then escape Brain Freeze targeting yourself not exiling Lion's Eye Diamond
  • Once you have a sufficient storm count and extra mana, target your opponents with Brain Freeze

Underworld Breach + Lion's Eye Diamond + Brain Freeze (Near-infinite mill (dependent on cards in graveyard) High storm count Combo)

Prerequisites

- Underworld Breach on the battlefield. Gamble in hand. Lion's Eye Diamond and Brain Freeze in deck. :manar::manar: available. 3-6 fodder cards in hand+graveyard depending on whether Lion's Eye Diamond gets discarded or not.

Steps

  • Cast Gamble, searching for Lion's Eye Diamond
  • If Lion's Eye Diamond was discarded, escape it
  • If Lion's Eye Diamond was not discarded, cast it
  • Sacrifice Lion's Eye Diamond for UUU
  • Escape Gamble for Brain Freeze
  • Escape Brain Freeze, targeting yourself
  • Escape Lion's Eye Diamond and sacrifice it for UUU
  • Repeatedly escape Lion's Eye Diamond and Brain Freeze until you have enough mana, cards in graveyard and storm count to mill out your opponents with Brain Freeze

Basalt Monolith + Rings of Brighthearth + Sensei's Divining Top (Infinite colorless mana Infinite card draw Combo)

Prerequisites

- All permanents on the battlefield.

Steps

  • :manat: Basalt Monolith for :manac::manac::manac:
  • Activate Basalt Monolith's untap ability for :mana3:
  • Pay 2 for the Rings of Brighthearth trigger, copying the untap ability
  • Resolve the first of the two untap abilities, untapping Basalt Monolith
  • :manat: Basalt Monolith for :manac::manac::manac:
  • Allow the second untap trigger to resolve, untapping Basalt Monolith
  • Repeat for infinite colorless mana
  • :manat: Sensei's DIvining Top to place it on top of your library and draw a card
  • Pay :mana2: for the Rings of Brighthearth trigger, copying the ability
  • Resolve both abilities, first drawing a card and placing Sensei's Divining Top on top of your library, then drawing Sensei's Divining Top
  • Cast Sensei's Divining Top
  • Repeat for infinite card draw

Kess, Dissident Mage + Thassa's Oracle + Demonic Consultation (Win the game Combo)

Prerequisites

- Kess on the battlefield. :manau::manau::manab::manab:. Demonic Consultation in hand.

Steps

  • Cast Demonic Consultation for :manab:
  • on resolution, name thassa's oracle and reveal cards 6 card
  • If you reveal thassa's oracle in the first six, exile your whole library, if you don't, reveal cards until you hit oracle
  • Cast thassa's oracle for :manau::manau:
  • In response on the etb of thassa's oracle use kess to flashback Demonic Consultation for :manab: to exile your library by naming a card that is not in your library
  • Thassa's etb resolves with an empty library

Kess, Dissident Mage + Thassa's Oracle + Intuition (Win the game Combo)

Prerequisites

- Kess on the battlefield. Intuition in hand. 2:manau::manau::manab::manab:

Steps

  • Cast Intuition for 2:manau: and search unearth, thassa's oracle and Demonic Consultation
  • If an opponent gives you thassa's oracle: cast it and in response on it's own etb and flashback consultation with kess to exile your library
  • If an opponent gives you unearth: cast unearth targetting thassa's oracle and in response on its own etb flashback consultation with kess to exile your library
  • If an opponent gives you Demonic Consultation: flashback unearth with kess, targeting thassa's oracle and in response to it etb, cast Demonic Consultation to exile your library
  • Let thassa's oracles etb resolve with an empty library to win the game

Kess, Dissident Mage + Thassa's Oracle + Tainted Pact (Win the game Combo)

Prerequisites

- Kess on the battlefield. :mana2::manau::manau::manab::manab:. Tainted Pact in hand. No two cards in your library share a name, including basic lands.

Steps

  • Cast Tainted Pact for for :mana1::manab:
  • Reveal cards until you reveal Thassa's Oracle
  • Cast Thassa's Oracle for :manau::manau:
  • In response to the ETB trigger, cast Tainted Pact for :mana1::manab: from your graveyard through Kess' ability, exiling your library
  • Allow Thassa's Oracle's ETB trigger to resolve, winning you the game

Kess, Dissident Mage + Thassa's Oracle + Intuition (Win the game Combo)

Prerequisites

- Kess on the battlefield. Intuition in hand. :mana2::manau::manau::manau::manab::manab: available. No two cards in your library share a name, including basic lands.

Steps

  • Cast Intuition for :mana2::manau:
  • Search your library for and reveal Unearth, Thassa's Oracle and Tainted Pact
  • If given Thassa's Oracle, cast it for :manau::manau:
  • In response to its ETB, cast Tainted Pact for :mana1::manab: from your graveyard through Kess' ability, exiling your library
  • Allow the Thassa's Oracle trigger to resolve, winning you the game
  • If given Unearth, cast Unearth targeting Thassa's Oracle for :manab:
  • When Thassa's Oracle ETBs, continue from step 4
  • If given Tainted Pact, cast Unearth for :manab: from your graveyard through Kess', returning Thassa's Oracle to the battlefield
  • In response to the ETB, cast Tainted Pact for :mana1::manab:, exiling your library
  • Allow the Thassa's Oracle trigger to resolve, winning you the game

Kess, Dissident Mage + Thassa's Oracle + Intuition (Win the game Combo)

Prerequisites

- Kess on the battlefield. Intuition in hand. :mana2::manau::manau::manau::manab::manab: available. No two cards in your library share a name, including basic lands.

Steps

  • Cast Intuition for :mana2::manau:
  • Search your library for and reveal Reanimate, Thassa's Oracle and Tainted Pact
  • If given Thassa's Oracle, cast it for :manau::manau:
  • In response to its ETB, cast Tainted Pact for :mana1::manab: from your graveyard through Kess' ability, exiling your library
  • Allow the Thassa's Oracle trigger to resolve, winning you the game
  • If given Reanimate, cast Reanimate targeting Thassa's Oracle for :manab:
  • When Thassa's Oracle ETBs, continue from step 4
  • If given Tainted Pact, cast Reanimate for :manab: from your graveyard through Kess', returning Thassa's Oracle to the battlefield
  • In response to the ETB, cast Tainted Pact for :mana1::manab:, exiling your library
  • Allow the Thassa's Oracle trigger to resolve, winning you the game

Power Artifact + Grim Monolith (Infinite colorless mana Combo)

Prerequisites

- All permanents on the battlefield. Power Artifact enchanting Grim Monolith.

Steps

  • :manat: Grim Monolith for :manac::manac::manac:
  • Pay :mana2: to untap Grim Monolith
  • Repeat

Power Artifact + Basalt Monolith (Infinite colorless mana Combo)

Prerequisites

- All permanents on the battlefield. Power Artifact enchanting Basalt Monolith.

Steps

  • :manat: Baslat Monolith for :manac::manac::manac:
  • Pay :mana1: to untap Basalt Monolith
  • Repeat

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