Michael “Pioneer Brewer” Schwander

Michael “Pioneer Brewer” Schwander

Michael "Pioneer Brewer" Schwander Playing jank decks since 1999. From the first pack of Prophecy he opened from a Wizard Magazine, he has been digging into off-the-wall strategies some would call "cute" - that is, until those people get hit with 20 damage on turn two from an Ornitopter equipped two Colossus Hammers.

How To Beat: Greasefang

The many flavors of Greasefang are some of the newest archetypes in Pioneer. Sprouting up not long after Greasefang, Okiba Boss was released – these decks are the most efficient reanimator-style decks in the format and can claim wins early and out of nowhere. Here's how to beat it.