As we enter the last stretch of Amonkhet Limited, I have an interesting “What’s the Play?” for your perusal. This is courtesy of Brock Parker, who faced this decision in a recent Grand Prix.
You are playing against red-green with 3 Khenra Charioteers and little removal that you’ve seen, and already mulliganed to a hand of:
You are on the play.
You scry, and your top card is a Swamp.
Do you keep it on top or put it to the bottom? What is your plan for turns 1-3, not knowing what the opponent might play?
What’s the Play?
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