May 18, 2018
Do you have a friend who just doesn't quite seem to be with it? He or she are present but not really contributing. They might have a mill deck. To get them help, please visit www.PhenaxDeceivedMeToo.com. This could be a matter of, well, we'd say life and death, but they're really not doing anything to life totals, because they keep trying to mill everyone... But it is a matter.
In this episode, Kyle explains mill themes and the many pitfalls of the strategy. Have a listen to explore the nuance of milling to win, milling for benefits--this is definitely the highly deductible of win cons--and all about nonbos and making sure your mill theme has an accountant to check your numbers.
For those interested, here's a Phenax deck that exhibits a good number of things we talked about this episode:
And here's a good article from EDHREC that talks a little about mill in Muldrotha:
It's also worth checking out Sidisi, Brood Tyrant on EDHREC for a cursory glance at self-mill in context:
Music this episode is from Protector 101. Big thanks for letting us ride the new retro wave while we talk EDH. This episode has the song Desire from the Neoncholy album. Here's his Bandcamp page: https://protector101.bandcamp.com/