During the first few weeks of any new set, Red Aggro decks typically dominate the meta. Braumeister wasn’t the only player to capitalize on Shark Typhoon at the MTG Arena Showdown, either. “Whenever you cast a noncreature spell, create an X/X blue Shark creature token with flying, where X is that spell’s converted mana cost,” the card reads. Bloody brought a Four-Color Sharknado Fires build. Shark Typhoon can be used in one of two ways. But instead of focusing on its Cycling ability, SaffronOlive crafted a deck around Unpredictable Cyclone, creating huge Shark Typhoon flying tokens via its passive ability.
Braumeister wasn’t the only player to capitalize on Shark Typhoon at the MTG Arena Showdown, either. Now that the secret is out, Baumeister will attempt to keep winning during next week’s Arena Showdown on April 29 at 5pm CT via ELEAGUETV.
In both of these decks, the shark Enchantment was used via its Cycling ability. Corey Baumeister plugged the Enchantment into his Four-Color Yorion Fires build and went on a five-game win streak during the first episode of ELEAGUE Showdown last night. It’s been a week since IKO had its digital release via MTG Arena and Magic Online.
Shark Typhoon from Ikoria: Lair of Behemoths for . But a few top Magic players are thinking outside the box by using the six-drop Enchantment, Shark Typhoon. https://gatherer.wizards.com/Pages/Card/Details.aspx?multiverseid=479587
The metagame is still being developed within IKO and Shark Typhoon has established itself as an Enchantment worth including in various archetypes. Wizards of the Coast released its version of Sharknado in the Ikoria: Lair of Behemoths set and it’s tearing up the early Standard metagame. Bloody brought a Four-Color Sharknado Fires build. Rarity, #: R, 67 Card Type: Enchantment Description: Whenever you cast a noncreature spell, create an X/X blue Shark creature token with flying, where X is that spell’s converted mana cost. Doublelift reportedly may not play for TSM if SwordArt deal falls through, Anivia to undergo extensive quality-of-life changes, Riot says, Riot retiring League's Prestige Points for a "new model" next year, Fiora, Leona, Lulu getting 2021 Prestige skins, XQc has been banned on Twitch for the fourth time, Riot reveals Rell as final League champion release of 2020.
Seth “SaffronOlive” also found a way to exploit Shark Typhoon.
“When you cycle Shark Typhoon, create an X/X blue Shark creature token with flying,” the card reads. Players might be using other IKO cards to build around, like Companions, but they’re including Shark Typhoon within these builds due to its static and active abilities. Its flying tokens work as chump blockers that can be produced at Instant speed and are great at either damaging an opponent to face or by taking out pesty planeswalkers. You can choose which categories you want to be notified for.