Modern Last Chance Trial Winning Decklists

Posted in Event Coverage on December 8, 2018

By Adam Styborski

Stybs has played Magic the world over, writing and drafting as part of the event coverage team and slinging Commander everywhere his decks will fit.

Among Magic players, Modern carries the reputation of being "anything goes" where popular decks live alongside the creative creations that become the next best deck. At Portland, there were 47 different players who claimed victory in a Last Chance Trial.

While below is a sample of the unique decklists that earned two byes, it's worth noting several are specifically popular across the Trial winners: Bant Spirits, Hardened Scales Affinity, Infect, Jeskai Control, Hollow One, Krark-Clan Ironworks, Dredge and Izzet Phoenix all of them had multiple winners.

Cameron Herzog's Izzet Phoenix

John Kim's Hardened Scales Affinity

Sheldon Sequeira's Grixis Death's Shadow

Ryan Coonan's Hollow One

Matt Oien's Bant Spirits

Maxwell Horton's Dredge

Daniel Lim's Storm

Joan Faria's Krark-Clan Ironworks

Samual Schaefer's Black-Green Midrange

Casey Fyfe's Infect

Tyler White's Jeskai Control

Cody Hallock's Bridgevine

Josiah Skallerup's Green-White Hexproof