The Green/Black "Poison" Deck
Last updated July 21, 1997
This deck was designed by me after he learned about the "poison
counters" rules. He swears that there MUST be a way to make a winning
deck based on the idea of poisoning your opponent.
This deck has undergone revision after revision. This is it's current
10 Swamp 4 Word of Binding
10 Forest 4 Suq'Ata Assassin
4 Dark Ritual 4 Sabertooth Cobra
4 Tawnos's Wand 4 Swamp Mosquito
4 Winter Blast 4 Marsh Viper
The whole point of this deck is to "open the way" for creatures
that give poison counters. With Winter Blast (x4), Word of Binding (x4), and
Tawnos's Wand (x4) these are excellent ways to allow an unblocked creature
through. The Dark Rituals quicken the casting of both creatures and other
This deck is still very slow, but some ideas I'm going to try
1)Put in a combination of Channel and Stream of Life (a few times)
to give some quick mana.
2)At least use 4 Stream of Life cards to help survive a bit longer.
3)Draw the game out with a couple Nevinyrral's Disks.