Pauper Brew: Illusory Tricks

Inspired by Jason Moore’s “tricks” deck and David’s Thoughcast post on MTGOStrat, Bava combined some ideas and created this Illusory Tricks deck.

Jason’s post on Blackborder: http://www.blackborder.com/q/node/16706

David’s post on MTGOStrat:¬†http://mtgostrat.com/2013/05/thoughtcast-top-ten-lists-by-color-of-pauper-cards-you-should-be-playing-but-probably-arent-part-i/

And a decklist:
[d title=”Illusory Tricks”]
Lands
19 Island

Spells
2 Dispel
2 Mizzium Skin
2 Mutagenic Growth
3 Piracy Charm
4 Vapor Snag
4 Ponder

Creatures
4 Phantasmal Bear
4 Krovikan Mist
4 Dream Stalker
4 Stormbound Geist
4 Delver of Secrets
4 Cloudfin Raptor

Sideboard
3 Boomerang
3 Coral Net
3 Curfew
2 Dispel
1 Faerie Macabre
3 Hydroblast
[/d]

Bava played two matches with the deck:

This is the deck intro and part of a match against Familiar Storm (they leave halfway through G1).

This is a full match against Affinity.