Its current price is around 272$ . by Ron Duwell | July 26, 2020. 4x Hardened Scales; Sideboard (15) 2x Abrupt Decay; 3x Assassin's Trophy; 3x Leyline of the Void; 2x Pithing Needle; 3x Spell Pierce; 2x Veil of Summer; I'm super excited for pioneer, so I'm working on something that looks really fun. October 22, 2019 [[Hardened scales]] of course [[Walking ballista]] for the combo [[Nissa, voice of zendikar]] still does most of what Hardened scales wants to be doing. We're expecting lots of combo decks to be played in the early days that include discovery of which cards deserve to be banned in Pioneer, so Thoughtseize gives our (relatively) fair deck a fighting chance at making the game go long enough for us to win. The break down of this Top 8 had four Lurrus deck, three Yorion decks, and a lone copy of Lotus Breach. We're used to thinking of Hardened Scales as an artifact-based aggro deck with a key card that happens to be green, but since we've already lost access to Arcbound Ravager, the only real artifact synergy left is Steel Overseer. I think is has a good chance to succeed. # Hardened Scales # Magic the Gathering # Pioneer Wizards of the Coast Gaming. Renegade Krasis and Drana, Liberator of Malakir are very synergistic with the strategy but are likely too slow. We're missing the crazy fast combo potential of Arcbound Ravager, but there still seem to be some powerful options to work with. Use code CONTENTFAN when checking out at blacklotusgo.com to receive 10% back in store credit! We just need to find a reasonable curve of creatures that could actually grow them more than once. Evolution Sage is a speculative card to try, though it's awkward that it loses access to fetchlands and that Fabled Passage is not a great fit in this deck. Perhaps we can build a version of the deck that focuses more on actual green creatures. Our various creatures play wildly differing roles, so we can always just select the one that is best for our draw or the current matchup. We're missing the crazy fast combo potential of Arcbound Ravager, but there still seem to be some powerful options to work with. Pioneer is a cheaper modern, and since there is no rotation, it will also be cheaper than standard. Hangarback Walker, Steel Overseer, and Stonecoil Serpent let us play an aggro game that gets out of hand when we have our key enchantment in play. It also goes a long way towards smoothing out our mana, so it's possible we could shave a land or two. There's no shortage of creatures that can gain +1/+1 counters repeatedly, so we're excited to brew more within this space! This shell of artifact creatures that use lots of +1/+1 counters directly ports from the Modern version of this deck. This goes a bit deeper into unexplored territory, so let's start by taking a look at a few of the creature packages we could consider. (*) Prices based in average price in TCGPLAYER.COM store. What looks good from the spoilers: [[Heliod, Sun-crowned]] for the combo and well, is just a busted card by its own. Karn's Bastion is perhaps the strongest option available, though we could also try any of the creature-land variants or Ruins of Oran-Rief. Once Upon a Time is pretty much an automatic inclusion in any deck that runs green and creatures, so it's obviously great here. Go back to the complete MTG Pioneer decks. This is a community for MTG players interested in various builds of Hardened Scales, Hardened Constrictor, Construct Tribal and other +1/+1 counter centered decks. This website is not produced, endorsed, supported, or affiliated with Wizards of the Coast. Pioneer A high singularity means that the deck is running cards that are less common in that archetype. Its current price is around 273$. Tags: golgari pioneer, hardened scales pioneer, pioneer +1/+1 counter deck, pioneer combo decks, pioneer decklists, pioneer decks, pioneer golgari deck, pioneer hardened scales, pioneer hardened scales decklist, pioneer walking ballista, pioneer winding constrictor, winding constrictor decklist.