Grand Prix Las Vegas 2017 Modern Top 8 Decklists (With No Death’s Shadows!)

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Grand Prix Las Vegas 2017 Modern Top 8 Decklists

Grand Prix Las Vegas 2017 Modern Top 8 Decklists

After 15 exciting rounds of Modern at GP Las Vegas, here are the 8 best performing deck strategies. It is worth noting that there were no Death’s Shadow decks in the top 8!

  • AFFINITY  x 3
  • MONO-WHITE HATEBEARS x 2
  • NAYA BURN x 1
  • BLUE-BLACK TAKING TURNS x 1
  • ELDRAZI TRON x 1

THEAU MERY’S MONO-WHITE HATEBEARS – GP VEGAS MODERN

(60)
Weathered Wayfarer
Thraben Inspector
Thalia, Guardian of Thraben
Leonin Arbiter
Phyrexian Revoker
Serra Avenger
Flickerwisp
Blade Splicer
Mirran Crusader
Restoration Angel
Path to Exile
Æther Vial
Horizon Canopy
Ghost Quarter
Tectonic Edge
Eiganjo Castle
Cavern of Souls
Plains

Sideboard

(15)
Mirran Crusader
Dusk // Dawn
Burrenton Forge-Tender
Stony Silence
Silence
Relic of Progenitus
Grafdigger’s Cage

ALLEN WU’S AFFINITY – GP VEGAS MODERN

(60)
Arcbound Ravager
Etched Champion
Master of Etherium
Memnite
Ornithopter
Signal Pest
Steel Overseer
Vault Skirge
Thoughtcast
Galvanic Blast
Cranial Plating
Mox Opal
Springleaf Drum
Darksteel Citadel
Blinkmoth Nexus
Glimmervoid
Inkmoth Nexus
Island
Spire of Industry

Sideboard

(15)
Etched Champion
Ancient Grudge
Dispatch
Ghirapur Æther Grid
Grafdigger’s Cage
Relic of Progenitus
Stubborn Denial
Thoughtseize

MANI DAVOUDI’S AFFINITY – GP VEGAS MODERN

(60)
Signal Pest
Steel Overseer
Arcbound Ravager
Ornithopter
Vault Skirge
Memnite
Master of Etherium
Etched Champion
Galvanic Blast
Cranial Plating
Springleaf Drum
Mox Opal
Welding Jar
Darksteel Citadel
Blinkmoth Nexus
Inkmoth Nexus
Spire of Industry
Glimmervoid
Mountain

Sideboard

(15)
Etched Champion
Rest in Peace
Grafdigger’s Cage
Thoughtseize
Spell Pierce
Wear // Tear
Ghirapur Æther Grid
Ancient Grudge
Dispatch

BEN COURSEY’S AFFINITY – GP VEGAS MODERN

(60)
Etched Champion
Vault Skirge
Ornithopter
Spellskite
Steel Overseer
Arcbound Ravager
Signal Pest
Memnite
Galvanic Blast
Springleaf Drum
Mox Opal
Cranial Plating
Darksteel Citadel
Ensoul Artifact
Blinkmoth Nexus
Inkmoth Nexus
Glimmervoid
Island

Sideboard

(15)
Whipflare
Ghirapur Æther Grid
Vapor Snag
Spell Pierce
Ceremonious Rejection
Relic of Progenitus
Spell Snare

MATT SORENSEN’S ELDRAZI TRON – GP VEGAS MODERN

(60)
Karn Liberated
Thought-Knot Seer
Matter Reshaper
Reality Smasher
Endbringer
Walking Ballista
Ulamog, the Ceaseless Hunger
All Is Dust
Dismember
Expedition Map
Chalice of the Void
Basilisk Collar
Mind Stone
Wastes
Sea Gate Wreckage
Cavern of Souls
Eldrazi Temple
Ghost Quarter
Urza’s Tower
Urza’s Mine
Urza’s Power Plant

Sideboard

(15)
All Is Dust
Grafdigger’s Cage
Pithing Needle
Relic of Progenitus
Surgical Extraction
Warping Wail
Ratchet Bomb
Spatial Contortion

PAUL PETERSON’S NAYA BURN – GP VEGAS MODERN

(60)
Eidolon of the Great Revel
Goblin Guide
Monastery Swiftspear
Lava Spike
Rift Bolt
Boros Charm
Lightning Bolt
Lightning Helix
Searing Blaze
Skullcrack
Arid Mesa
Inspiring Vantage
Mountain
Sacred Foundry
Scalding Tarn
Stomping Ground
Wooded Foothills

Sideboard

(15)
Deflecting Palm
Destructive Revelry
Ensnaring Bridge
Kor Firewalker
Path to Exile
Relic of Progenitus

CRAIG WESCOE’S GREEN-WHITE HATEBEARS – GP VEGAS MODERN

(60)
Brimaz, King of Oreskos
Leonin Arbiter
Loxodon Smiter
Mirran Crusader
Noble Hierarch
Qasali Pridemage
Scavenging Ooze
Thalia, Guardian of Thraben
Voice of Resurgence
Collected Company
Path to Exile
Æther Vial
Brushland
Forest
Ghost Quarter
Horizon Canopy
Plains
Razorverge Thicket
Stirring Wildwood
Temple Garden

Sideboard

(15)
Burrenton Forge-Tender
Dismember
Eternal Witness
Rest in Peace
Stony Silence
Valorous Stance
Wrath of God

DANIEL WONG’S BLUE-BLACK TAKING TURNS – GP VEGAS MODERN

(60)
Snapcaster Mage
Exhaustion
Part the Waterveil
Serum Visions
Temporal Mastery
Time Warp
Censor
Commandeer
Cryptic Command
Fatal Push
Gigadrowse
Snapback
Howling Mine
Dictate of Kruphix
Drowned Catacomb
Fetid Pools
Flooded Strand
Gemstone Caverns
Inkmoth Nexus
Island
Mikokoro, Center of the Sea
Misty Rainforest
Polluted Delta
River of Tears
Scalding Tarn
Snow-Covered Island
Sunken Hollow
Watery Grave

Sideboard

(15)
Commandeer
Chalice of the Void
Collective Brutality
Engineered Explosives
Hurkyl’s Recall
Tasigur, the Golden Fang
Thing in the Ice
Thoughtseize

What do you think of the meta everyone, are these the results that you’d expected? And how healthy is Modern as a format right now?

Grand Prix Las Vegas 2017 Modern Top 8 Decklists
Below are the Top 8 decklists, the chosen strategies of the last eight players standing after fifteen challenging rounds of Modern.

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