Archenemy: Nicol Bolas (Oversoul) vs Gatewatch (Spidey, Melkor, rokapoke)

Discussion in 'Games Run By CPA Members' started by Oversoul, Jun 19, 2017.

  1. Spiderman CPA Man in Tights, Dopey Administrative Assistant

    I discard Mountain
  2. rokapoke Man Among Gods

    Ugh. I'll discard my Vizier of Deferment.
  3. Oversoul The Tentacled One

    Island, discard down to 7. Well, that was anticlimactic. Soon, though. Soon...

    Nicol Bolas, God Emperor of Dune: 40
    Hand: 7
    Library: 48
    Battlefield:

    (U) Swamp x1
    (U) Island

    Graveyard: Swamp, Overseer of the Damned, Mountain
    Exile:
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    Melkor: 20
    Hand: 6
    Library: 52
    Battlefield:

    (T) Woodland Stream (~ ETB tapped.; T: Add U or G to my mana pool)

    Graveyard: Ior Ruin Expedition
    Exile:
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    Spidey: 20
    Hand: 6
    Library: 52
    Battlefield:

    (U) Mt

    Graveyard: Mountain
    Exile:
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    rokapoke: 20
    Hand: 5
    Library: 52
    Battlefield:

    (T) Plains

    (S) Gideon's Lawkeeper (1/1; W, T: Tap target creature)

    Graveyard: Vizier of Deferment
    Exile:
  4. Spiderman CPA Man in Tights, Dopey Administrative Assistant

    Conferring...
  5. Spiderman CPA Man in Tights, Dopey Administrative Assistant

    Untap, upkeep, Draw

    Melkor plays an Island
    Spidey plays a Mountain and Pathmaker Initiate
    rokapoke plays a Plains and Doomed Traveler

    rokapoke attacks for 1

    Done


    Nicol Bolas, God Emperor of Dune: 40 39?
    Hand: 7
    Library: 48
    Battlefield:

    (U) Swamp x1
    (U) Island

    Graveyard: Swamp, Overseer of the Damned, Mountain
    Exile:
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    Melkor: 20
    Hand: 6
    Library: 51
    Battlefield:

    (U) Island
    (U) Woodland Stream (~ ETB tapped.; T: Add U or G to my mana pool)

    Graveyard: Ior Ruin Expedition
    Exile:
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    Spidey: 20
    Hand: 5
    Library: 51
    Battlefield:

    (T,T) Mt x2

    (S) Pathmaker Initiate (2/1; T: Target creature with power 2 or less can't be blocked this turn)

    Graveyard: Mountain
    Exile:
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    rokapoke: 20
    Hand: 4
    Library: 51
    Battlefield:

    (T,U) Plains x2

    (T) Gideon's Lawkeeper (1/1; W, T: Tap target creature)
    (S) Doomed Traveler (1/1; When ~ dies, create a 1/1 white Spirit creature token with flying.)

    Graveyard: Vizier of Deferment
    Exile:
  6. Melkor Active Member

    rokapoke also cast a Doomed Traveler
  7. Spiderman CPA Man in Tights, Dopey Administrative Assistant

    Whoops, edited it.
  8. Oversoul The Tentacled One

    UUD...

    [IMG]

    Mountain, Obelisk of Grixis, done.


    Nicol Bolas, God Emperor of Dune: 39
    Hand: 6
    Library: 47
    Battlefield:

    (T) Swamp x1
    (T) Island x1
    (T) Mountain x1

    (U) Obelisk of Grixis (T: adds U, B, or R to my mana pool.)

    (S) Horror token (3/3)

    Graveyard: Swamp, Overseer of the Damned, Mountain
    Exile:
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    Melkor: 20
    Hand: 6
    Library: 51
    Battlefield:

    (U) Island
    (U) Woodland Stream (~ ETB tapped.; T: Add U or G to my mana pool)

    Graveyard: Ior Ruin Expedition
    Exile:
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    Spidey: 20
    Hand: 5
    Library: 51
    Battlefield:

    (T,T) Mt x2

    (S) Pathmaker Initiate (2/1; T: Target creature with power 2 or less can't be blocked this turn)

    Graveyard: Mountain
    Exile:
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    rokapoke: 20
    Hand: 4
    Library: 51
    Battlefield:

    (T,U) Plains x2

    (T) Gideon's Lawkeeper (1/1; W, T: Tap target creature)
    (S) Doomed Traveler (1/1; When ~ dies, create a 1/1 white Spirit creature token with flying.)

    Graveyard: Vizier of Deferment
    Exile:
  9. Spiderman CPA Man in Tights, Dopey Administrative Assistant

    Conferring...
  10. Spiderman CPA Man in Tights, Dopey Administrative Assistant

    Untap, upkeep, Draw

    Melkor plays an Island and casts Retreat to Kazandu
    Spidey plays a Mountain
    rokapoke plays a Plains and casts Aerial Responder
    Done - at end of turn, we will sac the Doomed Traveler and Pathmaker Initiate to get rid of the Scheme.

    Nicol Bolas, God Emperor of Dune: 39
    Hand: 6
    Library: 47
    Battlefield:

    (T) Swamp x1
    (T) Island x1
    (T) Mountain x1

    (U) Obelisk of Grixis (T: adds U, B, or R to my mana pool.)

    (S) Horror token (3/3)

    Graveyard: Swamp, Overseer of the Damned, Mountain
    Exile:
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    Melkor: 20
    Hand: 5
    Library: 50
    Battlefield:

    (T,T) Island x2
    (T) Woodland Stream (~ ETB tapped.; T: Add U or G to my mana pool)

    Retreat to Kazandu (Landfall-Whenever a land ETB under my control, choose one-
    • Put a +1/+1 cts on target creature
    • I gain 2 life
    )

    Graveyard: Ior Ruin Expedition
    Exile:
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    Spidey: 20
    Hand: 5
    Library: 50
    Battlefield:

    (U,U,U) Mt x3

    Graveyard: Mountain, Pathmaker Initiate
    Exile:
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    rokapoke: 20
    Hand: 3
    Library: 50
    Battlefield:

    (T,T,T) Plains x3

    (U) Gideon's Lawkeeper (1/1; W, T: Tap target creature)
    (S) Aerial Responder (2/3; Flying, vigilance, lifelink)
    (S) Spirit creature token (1/1; Flying)

    Graveyard: Vizier of Deferment, Doomed Traveler
    Exile:
  11. Oversoul The Tentacled One

    UUD...

    [IMG]

    I present three cards face-down and one Sudden Demise face-up.
  12. Spiderman CPA Man in Tights, Dopey Administrative Assistant

    We choose for you to put the Sudden Demise in your hand and the other three on the bottom of your library.
  13. Oversoul The Tentacled One

    Swamp, cast Sudden Demise naming white for 3, cast Bone Picker, done.

    Nicol Bolas, God Emperor of Dune: 39
    Hand: 5
    Library: 45
    Battlefield:

    (T,T) Swamp x2
    (T) Island x1
    (T) Mountain x1

    (T) Obelisk of Grixis (T: adds U, B, or R to my mana pool.)

    (S) Bone Picker (3/2; Flying, deathtouch. ~ costs 3 less to cast if a creature died this turn.)

    (U) Horror token (3/3)

    Graveyard: Swamp, Overseer of the Damned, Mountain, Sudden Demise
    Exile:
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    Melkor: 20
    Hand: 5
    Library: 50
    Battlefield:

    (T,T) Island x2
    (T) Woodland Stream (~ ETB tapped.; T: Add U or G to my mana pool)

    Retreat to Kazandu (Landfall-Whenever a land ETB under my control, choose one-
    • Put a +1/+1 cts on target creature
    • I gain 2 life
    Graveyard: Ior Ruin Expedition
    Exile:
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    Spidey: 20
    Hand: 5
    Library: 50
    Battlefield:

    (U,U,U) Mt x3

    Graveyard: Mountain, Pathmaker Initiate
    Exile:
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    rokapoke: 20
    Hand: 3
    Library: 50
    Battlefield:

    (T,T,T) Plains x3

    Graveyard: Vizier of Deferment, Doomed Traveler, Gideon's Lawkeeper, Aerial Responder

    Exile:
  14. Spiderman CPA Man in Tights, Dopey Administrative Assistant

    Conferring...
  15. Spiderman CPA Man in Tights, Dopey Administrative Assistant

    EOT, Spidey casts Searing Spear on the Bone Picker.

    Untap, upkeep, Draw

    Spidey plays a Mt and casts Tormenting Voice, discarding a Mt
    rokapoke plays a Plains and casts another Aerial Responder
    Melkor plays a Forest, using the Retreat to put a +1/+1 ctr on the Responder, and casts Fertilid

    Done

    Nicol Bolas, God Emperor of Dune: 39
    Hand: 5
    Library: 45
    Battlefield:

    (T,T) Swamp x2
    (T) Island x1
    (T) Mountain x1

    (T) Obelisk of Grixis (T: adds U, B, or R to my mana pool.)

    (U) Horror token (3/3)

    Graveyard: Swamp, Overseer of the Damned, Mountain, Sudden Demise, Bone Picker
    Exile:
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    Melkor: 20
    Hand: 4
    Library: 49
    Battlefield:

    (T,T) Island x2
    (T) Forest
    (U) Woodland Stream (~ ETB tapped.; T: Add U or G to my mana pool)

    Retreat to Kazandu (Landfall-Whenever a land ETB under my control, choose one-
    • Put a +1/+1 cts on target creature
    • I gain 2 life
    (S) Fertilid (2/2 from ctrs; ~ ETB with two +1/+1 ctrs on it.; 1G, Remove a +1/+1 ctr from ~: Target player searches his library for a basic land card and puts it onto the battlefield tapped. Then that player shuffles his library)

    Graveyard: Ior Ruin Expedition

    Exile:
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    Spidey: 20
    Hand: 4
    Library: 47
    Battlefield:

    (T,T,U,U) Mt x4

    Graveyard: Mountain, Pathmaker Initiate, Searing Spear, Mountain, Tormenting Voice
    Exile:
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    rokapoke: 20
    Hand: 2
    Library: 49
    Battlefield:

    (T,T,T,U) Plains x4

    (S) Aerial Responder (3/4 from ctr; Flying, vigilance, lifelink) *1 +1/+1 ctr*

    Graveyard: Vizier of Deferment, Doomed Traveler, Gideon's Lawkeeper, Aerial Responder

    Exile:
  16. rokapoke Man Among Gods

    Also, Oversoul, I'll be interested after the game to know if we chose well or poorly on the Choose Your Demise scheme. Please let us know postgame what cards we shunted to the bottom of your library...
  17. Oversoul The Tentacled One

    UUD...

    [IMG]

    You know, for a superintelligent being with godlike powers and tens of thousands of years of experience, my schemes sure do seem to have poor timing. Fine. I'll play a Highland Lake and Flametongue Kavu, which targets Aerial Responder. Done.

    Nicol Bolas, God Emperor of Dune: 39
    Hand: 4
    Library: 44
    Battlefield:

    (T,T) Swamp x2
    (T) Island x1
    (T) Mountain x1
    (T) Highland Lake (~ etb tapped. T: adds U or R to my mana pool.)

    (T) Obelisk of Grixis (T: adds U, B, or R to my mana pool.)

    (U) Horror token (3/3)

    (S) Flametongue Kavu (4/2; when ~ etb, it deals 4 damage to target creature.)

    Graveyard: Swamp, Overseer of the Damned, Mountain, Sudden Demise, Bone Picker
    Exile:
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    Melkor: 20
    Hand: 4
    Library: 49
    Battlefield:

    (T,T) Island x2
    (T) Forest
    (U) Woodland Stream (~ ETB tapped.; T: Add U or G to my mana pool)

    Retreat to Kazandu (Landfall-Whenever a land ETB under my control, choose one-
    • Put a +1/+1 cts on target creature
    • I gain 2 life
    (S) Fertilid (2/2 from ctrs; ~ ETB with two +1/+1 ctrs on it.; 1G, Remove a +1/+1 ctr from ~: Target player searches his library for a basic land card and puts it onto the battlefield tapped. Then that player shuffles his library)

    Graveyard: Ior Ruin Expedition

    Exile:
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    Spidey: 20
    Hand: 4
    Library: 47
    Battlefield:

    (T,T,U,U) Mt x4

    Graveyard: Mountain, Pathmaker Initiate, Searing Spear, Mountain, Tormenting Voice
    Exile:
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    rokapoke: 20
    Hand: 2
    Library: 49
    Battlefield:

    (T,T,T,U) Plains x4

    (S) Aerial Responder (3/4 from ctr; Flying, vigilance, lifelink) *1 +1/+1 ctr* (dead?)

    Graveyard: Vizier of Deferment, Doomed Traveler, Gideon's Lawkeeper, Aerial Responder

    Exile:
  18. Spiderman CPA Man in Tights, Dopey Administrative Assistant

    Conferring...
  19. Melkor Active Member

    I cast Vines of the Recluse on Aerial Responder in reaction to the Kavu.
  20. Spiderman CPA Man in Tights, Dopey Administrative Assistant

    In addition, it looks like you're tapped out so we'll just proceed to our turn.

    Untap, upkeep, Draw

    Melkor plays a Forest, triggering the Retreat and putting a ctr on the Responder, and casts Forgotten Ancient.
    rokapoke attacks with the Responder and in second main, plays a Plains and casts Lightwielder Paladin, triggering the Ancient
    Spidey plays a Mountain in second main and casts Obsidian Fireheart, triggering the Ancient

    Done

    Nicol Bolas, God Emperor of Dune: 35
    Hand: 4
    Library: 44
    Battlefield:

    (T,T) Swamp x2
    (T) Island x1
    (T) Mountain x1
    (T) Highland Lake (~ etb tapped. T: adds U or R to my mana pool.)

    (T) Obelisk of Grixis (T: adds U, B, or R to my mana pool.)

    (U) Horror token (3/3)

    (S) Flametongue Kavu (4/2; when ~ etb, it deals 4 damage to target creature.)

    Graveyard: Swamp, Overseer of the Damned, Mountain, Sudden Demise, Bone Picker
    Exile:
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    Melkor: 20
    Hand: 2
    Library: 48
    Battlefield:

    (T,T) Island x2
    (T,T) Forest x2
    (U) Woodland Stream (~ ETB tapped.; T: Add U or G to my mana pool)

    Retreat to Kazandu (Landfall-Whenever a land ETB under my control, choose one-
    • Put a +1/+1 cts on target creature
    • I gain 2 life
    (U) Fertilid (2/2 from ctrs; ~ ETB with two +1/+1 ctrs on it.; 1G, Remove a +1/+1 ctr from ~: Target player searches his library for a basic land card and puts it onto the battlefield tapped. Then that player shuffles his library)
    (S) Forgotten Ancient (2/5 from ctrs; Whenever a player casts a spell, I may put a +1/+! ctr on ~.; At the beginning of my upkeep, I may move any number of +1/+1 ctrs from ~ onto other creatures) *2 +1/+1 ctr*


    Graveyard: Ior Ruin Expedition, Vines of the Reclude

    Exile:
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    Spidey: 20
    Hand: 3
    Library: 46
    Battlefield:

    (T,T,T,T,U) Mt x5

    (S) Obsidian Fireheart (4/4; 1RR: Put a blaze ctr on target land without a blaze ctr on it. For as long as that land has a blaze ctr on it, it has "At the beginning of my upkeep, this land deals 1 dmg to me." (The land continues to burn after Obsidian Fireheart has left the battlefield))

    Graveyard: Mountain, Pathmaker Initiate, Searing Spear, Mountain, Tormenting Voice
    Exile:
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    rokapoke: 24
    Hand: 1
    Library: 48
    Battlefield:

    (T,T,T,T,T) Plains x5

    (T) Aerial Responder (4/5 from ctrs; Flying, vigilance, lifelink) *2 +1/+1 ctr*
    (S) Lightwielder Paladin (4/4; First Strike; Whenever ~ deals combat dmg to a player, I may exile target black or red permanent that player controls)

    Graveyard: Vizier of Deferment, Doomed Traveler, Gideon's Lawkeeper, Aerial Responder

    Exile:

Share This Page