Roach Scoia’tael

This is my Scoia’tael deck that I’ve been using at the top of ladder to great success.  It’s gone through hundreds of changes and iterations in the past 17 days since ranked launched, ultimately culminating in this list. Every card choice was meticulously chosen, with specific explanations listed below. General …

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Move Advantage

Why Move Advantage Move advantage is one of the fundamental concepts of Gwent that every new player must fully understand before being able to properly develop as a skilled player. As such, fledgling players might often underestimate the utilities provided by move advantage and thus focus much more on cards with high raw strength …

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New Cards Analysis #1

For the first ever major Gwent content update, Swim and Rysik analyze the recently revealed cards, and discuss their expected impacts on the metagame in the new and highly anticipated ranked mode. Bear in mind these analyses and predictions will be made with the competitive meta in mind, and that …

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The Art of Mulligan

Fundamentally, Gwent is a game of sequencing. We all know this. What we don’t all know is that the mulligan mirrors this principle: simply, sequencing matters. In this short article I’ll be covering esoteric mulligan techniques alongside examples of optimal mulligans. The game has only been playable for six weeks now, so …

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