G/B Constellation

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Here’s a look at a Devotion/Constellation/Whip build in the current Standard format. It’s pretty robust and does well against a lot of the smaller creature decks out there.


G/B Constellation

Standard Format

Creatures: 27
1 Arbor Colossus
4 Courser of Kruphix
3 Doomwake Giant
4 Eidolon of Blossoms
1 Elvish Mystic
3 Hornet Queen
2 Pharika, God of Affliction
1 Reclamation Sage
4 Satyr Wayfinder
4 Sylvan Caryatid 

Enchantments: 3
3 Whip of Erebos 

Sorceries: 4
2 Thoughtseize
2 Commune with the Gods 

Instants: 4
3 Murderous Cut
1 Hero’s Downfall 

Lands: 22
7 Forest
1 Jungle Hollow
4 Llanowar Wastes
2 Nykthos, Shrine to Nyx
1 Swamp
4 Temple of Malady
1 Urborg, Tomb of Yawgmoth
2 Windswept Heath

Sideboard: 10
1 Thoughtseize
1 Hero’s Downfall
1 Murderous Cut
3 Arbor Colossus
2 Reclamation Sage
1 Doomwake Giant
1 Pharika, God of Affliction
2 Extinguish All Hope
1 Bile Blight
2 Garruk, Apex Predator 

It’s somewhat similar to the Sidisi Whip deck played at worlds, without the unnecessary Sidisi, Blood Tyrant and requires one less color. It doesn’t have any ‘fancy’ tricks, but that doesn’t exactly matter much. You get Pharika to make a ton of little deathtouch blockers which will trigger constellation at instant speed as well (drawing cards with Eidolon of Blossoms or shrinking their army with Doomwake Giant)

“Just because they know whats coming, doesn’t mean they can play around it.” – David Schnayer, GB Constellation player/ PPTQ winner

pharika wallpaper picYou also get to play with this sweet card

garruk apexand this one too!