Like Jeskai Ascendancy, Retraction Helix is a card which can be good on its own but a lot of the time it is correct to hold onto a copy in order to combo. With all in play, cast retraction helix on your creature, tap it and bounce a 0 cmc non creature permanent (tormod's crypt in this example). There are few things I enjoy more in Magic: the Gathering than durdly combo decks that smash out of nowhere. 4 Birds of Paradise; 4 Sylvan Caryatid; 3 Fatestitcher; Spells 33. The basic combo engine is Jeskai Ascendancy and any mana dork. Jeskai Ascendancy deck by g3r2. While I was excited about UB Control, for Game Day this past weekend I finally gave in to my eggs-iest inhibitions and played Jeskai Ascendancy Combo in Standard.. It’s been a long time—and man, was it worth it. How this combo works is that Lobber Crew must be in play before turn 4, as must the other creature needed to cast your Banishing Knack / Retraction Helix on. Still Retraction Helix is a heroic enabler and a one mana bounce spell, which seems perfectly reasonable in a Heroic Aggro deck. DECK LIST CREATURES (11) 4x Akroan Crusader 4x Vanguard of Brimaz 3x Heliod's Pilgrim SPELLS (26) 3x Gods Willing 4x Retraction Helix 4x Dragon Mantle 4x Springleaf Drum 4x … By Duncan Martin. Oct 8th League 1–4 Download; Buy; Source; Creatures 11. More creatures you have, more fun. In this column, we've already looked at numerous decks build around Jeskai Ascendancy.It's quickly established itself into two major builds, one that takes advantage of the untap effect from the enchantment, using Retraction Helix, Springleaf Drum, and zero-mana cards to create an unbounded combo that shuts out the opponent—the Jeskai Wins version—and the other that has powerful … Jeskai Ascendancy + A 0 CMC artifact (such as Spidersilk Net) + Banishing Knack / Retraction Helix + Lobber Crew + any other creature . x. Penny Dreadful.The ultra-budget, thousands-of-cards Magic Online brewer's paradise with powerful cards, six free weekly tournaments, free 24/7 league, prizes, quarterly rotations, and a … Play it from your hand and, thanks to Jeskai Ascendancy, untap your creature and put a +1/+1 counter on it. With a Jeskai Ascendancy in play, cast Retraction Helix targeting your mana creature, ... For instance, Jeskai Ascendancy Combo versus Jeskai Tempoe is a difficult matchup because they can put pressure on you, while also having burn spells for the small number of creatures in the Jeskai Ascendancy Combo deck and Counterspells.