Author: Aurore

Hidden Gems – Secondary Market

I’ve recently been asked by several people how I go about buying decks on the secondary market, and I’d like to let you in on my strategy. Assumptions There are...

Don’t be lazy

I’m writing this at the tail end of a KOTE game I lost due to not thinking things through. This article is a long time coming, so let’s dig in....

Getting better at games

You can’t improve indefinitely by playing, at a certain point you’re going to hit a limit where playing more isn’t going to improve you as a player any further. This...

Benchmark deck explained

In my recent article about the Obfuscation variant I am developing I mentioned using a benchmark deck. It seems a lot of people were looking for a more in depth...

Testing a new variant – Obfuscation

There are a number of keyforge Archon variants that allow players to pick decks from a wider pool of decks, and not only the top 1%. I don’t like them...

Mass Mutations spoiler – Fission Bloom

Mass Mutation is coming! As are (fully authorized) spoilers of the upcoming Keyforge expansion! We at Timeshapers were lucky enough to get one of the cards from Fantasy Flight Gaming...

Mass Mutations spoiler – Purify

My friend Kiivii got his hands on some MM decks and was kind enough to send it my way to spoil, so here it is, Purify! Sweetness, this cards looks...

Shadow worlds day 1

Over the weekend of May 2nd, team KiP (Discord) ran Shadow Worlds day one, an online unofficial replacement for official worlds championship that has been postponed indefinitely due to COVID-19....

Winning Mentality

At the Utrecht Grand Championship a friend approached me and asked me to write an article about my winning mentality. I have tried to sit down and write it for...

Discarding creatures to the Quixxle gods

Some board states or cards may cause you to choose to discard a creature rather than play it. I already covered one such situation in my article about soft locks....