SOI Standard Deck Feature: 4C Cryptolith


As one way of updating myself on the recent Standard metagame for the upcoming World Magic Cup Qualifiers I, I checked on the recent Grand Prix of the format and that was in New York last May 7-8th. Browsing through the 9th to 32th decklists, I noticed a few archetype updates. One of which was the 4-color Cryptolith which was before was just Black and Green. Here is a list played by Nathaniel Smith which finished in 13th place in the tournament:

4 Loam Dryad
4 Duskwatch Recruiter
2 Zulaport Cutthroat
4 Elvish Visionary
4 Eldrazi Displacer
4 Catacomb Sifter
4 Reflector Mage
3 Brood Monitor

4 Collected Company
4 Cryptolith Rite

2 Westvale Abbey
4 Yavimaya Coast
4 Llanowar Wastes
3 Caves of Koilos
3 Forest
1 Swamp
1 Island
1 Plains
4 Evolving Wilds

1 Enlightened Ascetic
2 Spatial Contortion
2 Fleshbag Marauder
4 Transgress the Mind
4 Thought-Knot Seer
2 Lambholt Pacifist

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