These are not amazing cards by any means but they convert our mana to cover Jeskai Ascendancy’s restrictive cost. Bauble is the best as far as Emry is concerned but Mox Ambers‘s free mana is always appreciated. The activated ability exists independent of its source; you will still get to tutor a card but there is nothing for the opponent to receive and take advantage of. Our first creature and most important creature is Emry. Loop Bauble and now have infinite loots. Other people can view your private deck by using this url, Seems there are no cards in the Acquireboard. TappedOut.js Blog Widget. Her ETB ability is great for setting these things up and we can begin the game with our artifact combo pieces in the grave so it is straight value. This requires the Sage to not be summoning sick; but you can use any zero mana artifact for it. We are already halfway to being Paradoxical Urza so postboard we transform into it. You can even win with the Sage combo (Option 4) with both Sage and Emry summoning sick. This deck is evolving more than I would have ever believed. The point is that Emry will tap to cast an artifact from your graveyard. You know have an infinitely large Emry, infinite loots, and infinite mana. Deck Tech: Jeskai Ascendancy Combo While most EDH deck primers are on decks people have been working on and crafting for years, mine will be a bit different. For example, with Mishra’s Bauble you are looking at a free extra card every turn. There is not much more to say about it. Jeskai Ascendancy (JA) is the machine of the deck. She is the core of the combo and outside of it she a value engine. My list of commanders is constantly shifting as I build and disassemble my decks frequently, and nothing has lasted for more than a few months (I have a bit of a problem). The Combo. I must say that Wishclaw Talisman has really impressed me. ), to animate ALL your lands. You will then be able to cash in artifacts for cards to continue to build your army. Other people can view your private deck by using this url, Cast/Spell Decks, Decks i like, x, standard 2014, favorite, Jeskai combos, test, STANDARD, Decks to Try, 2015 standard, infinite loop , asdfghjkl, Crazy Deck, Standard, Jeskai Ascendancy Decks, Seems there are no cards in the Acquireboard. The two drops are the most questionable looking but I promise they are legitimate. Attention! This is functionally a mono-blue deck with a splash of R/W/B for Jeskai Ascendancy, Wishclaw Talisman, and Pyrite. The Win Loot until you have Pyrite Spellbomb or Walking Ballista in the graveyard. I honestly believe that it is better than Rattleclaw Mystic and have therefore taken it out completely in favor of the haste beats. The other creature and a very unexpected one is the Sage of Lat-Nam. Loop Ambers and now you have infinite mana. Though I am not sure that Lightning Greaves deserves a full set. Terms of Use | DMCA requests | It make Sai’s robot army pack an extra punch. You can activate Claw, hold priority, and then feed it to one of the boys in blue. This site © 2020, LLC Then we have Jeskai Ascendancy. This will require TappedOut.js included in your blog. The vast majority of decks will be able to Claw up an answer. It is critical to the deck’s primary combo. Loot until you have two Mox Amber's in the graveyard. How do we turn it into a win though? A creature that can tap for mana (preferably any mana) [In Hand]-Retraction Helix [Either in hand or on board] It allows us to go off in one turn and not have to be held back by summoning sickness. The decision to use Astrolabe is based on Blood Moon's presence in modern and the threat of Ponza decks running amuck in the meta. So now you have one Amber in play and one in the graveyard. Unfortunately, cards like Spire of Industry and Darksteel Citadel while synergistic with Emry, tend to get hated on by Blood Moon, so the decision to stick with snow lands in combination with Astrolabe seems like the ideal compromise. However, we need Emry to be active to win and using Wishclaw to find her means passing it to the opponent. You have cast a noncreature spell so Ascendancy triggers; Emry untaps, grows, and you may loot. On top of that it is our only out to a Meddling Mage on Jeskai Ascendancy. Sacrifice Bauble again. Discord Server | As long as Greaves is in play you can win out of nowhere with Emry thanks to the haste. While it is a linear combo deck, the way we end up winning the game each time we play it is going to vary. To win the game you need an active Emry in play with Jeskai Ascendancy. They will untap now that they are creatures due to Jeskai Ascendancy's trigger, and they'll be infinite size. You have multiple options and you can begin with the artifacts in the graveyard; Emry milling you for four to set this up upon entry. They are the gears of the combo described above and they allow us to race out Emry. It is even an artifact to enable our synergies. You must have three things on board. Island is Jeskai ascendancy, from Khans of Tarkir. The point is that Emry will tap to cast an artifact from your graveyard. Artifact Tap Sage to sacrifice the cheeri0, then tap Emry to recast the cheeri0, Jeskai Ascendancy will then untap them both. ornithopter is not needed, just a creature with some sort of evasiveness. Infinite Combo = Infinite mana/mill (or burn) Here is how the infinite mana/mill occurs. If you have it in play you are just one mana away from whatever you need. You can now import it in the MTG Arena client. You can now import it in the MTG Arena client. Or if you suit her up early, you are free to start the value engine and set up your combo. Twinflame is a beast. At the bottom, and of utmost importance, is the cheeri0s. Here is how the infinite mana/mill occurs. As explained above, this allows us to win without the combat step. Wb Salvage Titan Affinity Golem Scrap 4.0, Achieved #33 position overall 4 months ago. Dragon mantle is amazing because of the trigger of JA and card draw. So I didn't think this deck would blow up like it did but I decided that I would add my updated list and keep the old list on here for sentimental purposes. So it’s time to unleash the secret weapon on this Standard season and show the Pro Tour what they missed. Not only are you drawing a card off of Sage but you are getting a loot with each one you cast. We want to assemble Emry + Ascendancy every game and this allows us to tutor whatever is missing. Now you can play nissa, turn a land into a creature, bounce nissa, replay it, keep this going (you have infinite mana after all! Doing so will trigger Jeskai Ascendancy; which will untap all of your creatures, give them +1/+1, and give you the option to loot. So let’s break it down from the beginning: Emry, Ascendancy, and Bauble are in play. Repeat this as many times as desired floating blue mana from Amber's and alternating which one you sacrifice. Jeskai Ascendancy Combo, or JAC for short, is something that I can best describe as “interesting storm”. Infinite Combo = Infinite mana/mill (or burn). This site © 2020, LLC So as long as you have artifacts in the graveyard and mana to cast them, you can do this infinitely. From there you have multiple paths to victory. Copied to clipboard. Now you have more cheap artifacts to cast and hopefully another Pardoxical Outcome. You can cycle until you draw one. Terms of Use | Unfortunately I did not play in that tournament, and the deck was not there at all. A creature that can tap for mana (preferably any mana), Play Retraction Helix targeting the non-mana producing creature, In response to the non-creature spell activating the JA trigger (untap creatures, +1/+1 and, optional cycle) tap the mana producing creature for any mana, If you have Crypt of Cornucopia in hand play it for "0", (Optional step if either 0 cmc artifact is already on the field) When you play the either of the 0 cmc artifacts, the JA trigger will happen again, once again tap mana producing creature, At this point you have two floating mana (not really necessary at this point), With the creature targeted by retraction helix, bounce the 0 cmc artifact back to the hand, Play the 0 cmc artifacts, the JA trigger will happen again, once again tap mana producing creature in response to trigger, This is an infinite cycle of bounce and play while tapping for mana.