Coach's Corner - Blinky

Coach’s Corner for Scrolls is a video series where top players review key strategies and thought processes for Scrolls (the genesis of which can be found here).

Episode 1 -

Time Index

Coach: Blinky
Guild Association: The Badger Guild
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/Blinky00849
Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/the_owlstream

Deck:
Type: Growth (aggro)
Deckbuild (in video): http://www.scrollsguide.com/deckbuilder/#12489
Deckbuild (corrected): http://www.scrollsguide.com/deckbuilder/#12490

Game Replays
Hard AI: http://www.scrollsguide.com/replays/r/8307423
TheSuperbSimone: http://www.scrollsguide.com/replays/r/8307546
TheSuperbSimone: http://www.scrollsguide.com/replays/r/8307752

Blinky’s Top 3 "Turn Thinks" 1. What is my opponent trying to do (mainly looking at board) 2. What is he capable of doing (what he can do with his hand) 3. What can I do best to stop him

or

  1. What do I want to do
  2. What in my hand allows me to best achieve this
  3. What can my opponent do that will make this play bad

My personal learnings from this session were:

Some of these may seem like simple things, but there-in lies the whole purpose of the series - to highlight the differences in thinking and improving your own game!

I hope you get value out of this (and upcoming) videos :)

Part of the series
Strategy
Beginner

A beginner's guide to Movement

Movement, and the board is explained in this guide aimed at new players.

Video
Strategy

Strategies for Beating the Hard Trials

Nrp's guide on how to beat the hardest of hard trials

Strategy
Master

An in-depth look at piercing

A mathematical take on the operating principle of piercing