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From: Joshua Bell <joshbell@**********.COM>
Subject: Re: Deck comments welcome !
Date: Thu, 30 Apr 1998 13:51:48 -0400
At 04:45 AM 4/30/98 EDT, you wrote:
>Hi there.
>I've built the following deck and would be glad to recieve some comments
from
>you, because I´m still 'learning' deck building strategies. The deck
(75+10)
>contains muscles and mages and sad but true my best cards are
involved.

I keep my decks to 60-65 (Easier to draw what you NEED)

>Thrash x3

I would put in another Thrash (Your runners are expensive)

>Challenges (20)
>Booby Trap
>Halloweener Hell
>Mage Strike Force
>Genetic Monstrosity
>The Big Chase
>Hunting Gargoyles
>Maglocks
>Scatterbrain Raid
>Yakuzza Hit Squad
>Elite Security Guards
>Lone Star Patrol
>Inkubus
>Knight Errant Guards
>Guardian Earth Elemental
>Guardian Fire Elemental
>Pressure Plates
>Hellish Traffic
>Lone Star Beat Cops
>Manticor
>Toxic Spirit

This many different chalanges can get confusing for you, put multiples of
you "Favorite" chalanges instead of 1 each.

>Gear (22 ! to many, I think)
>Sleep (mages) ------------->ADD 1
>Healing
>Detect Enemy x2 --------------> OMIT
>Hellblast x2 ----------------> OMIT (1)
>Jinx -------------------------> OMIT
>Dazzle -----------------------> OMIT
>Spell Lock
>Ruger Super Warhawk (muscles)
>Heavy Armor (partial) --------> OMIT (Due to its posibility of discard)
>Heavy Armor (full)
>Panter Assault Cannon
>FN Mag-5
>Ingram Smartgun
>Katana x3
>Ares Predator
>Beretta
>Bulldog Van
>Explosive Rounds

I would add some Harley Davidsons (Easy armor), and 1 or 2 Invisibility.

>Contacts (4)
>Mr. Johnson -------------> OMIT (Nobody in your deck is that "Special")
>Talismonger
>Bounty Hunter
>Shady Manager

Add a squatter if you have it (To get back key spells like sleep)

>Specials (5)
>In-fighting x2
>Even Steven
>The Big Break
>Bad Lunch

I like Elven Hitman to Even Steven (But it is a toss up)

>Missions (10)
>Nosfratu Den
>Tiki Head Enigma
>Harlequin's Game
>Wake the Dead
>Operation Cottonmouth
>Mystic Testing Grounds
>Fort Knocks
>The Vault
>Assassination
>Eco-war!

(I don't know about these misssions, play around with them)

Hope it helped,

Josh

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