Arena Standard - Sultai Mutate BO1 Ramp 1.5

9 2 1 35
36 0 0 24
Main 60 cards (19 distinct)
Creature (36)
Land (24)

Simulating MTG Arena Best of 1 starting hand
(Simplified, true algorithm in MTGA not revealed by Wizards yet)
Show owned cards

Compare deck to your MTGA collection

Our MTGA Assistant extension enables you to compare any deck on the site with your collection by opening it from within the extension. Use the search engine or browse with the built in Deck Hub link. Use in the primary browser window, the Collection compare does not work in new tabs opened in the Overwolf browser.


With the MTGA Assistant extension you can compare this decklist to your collection and easily see if you are missing any cards. Browsing any AetherHub deck from within the extension will enable this tab to show you summary like below. More information can be found at

Learn more

Example of summary:

Missing Maindeck
1 3
2 3
2 4
1 3
Missing Sideboard
2 3
Missing Rare cards:8

Test Build - 

Most mutate decks cannot play normally as there are not enough "good" mutate cards w/o mutate triggers.

Mulligan agressive on the draw for a T2/T3 play.  This deck can do fine as long as you hit T3 Greathorn consistently.

T1 [[Gilded Goose]] / [[Arboreal Grazer]] >T2> [[Pollywog Symbiote]] / [[Paradise Druid]] > T3> [[Migratory Greathorn]] >> [[Auspicious Starrix]] cascade into a free [[End-Raze Forerunners]] to close out games.

[[Paradise Druid]] is usually the best early mutate target due to hexproof so make sure not to tap it for early damage.

Deck without both Goose and Grazers leads to many more 5 card mulligans.

Mutate costs (not original casting cost) will not auto-update in the MTGA UI with things like [[Pollywog Symbiote]] so manually count them. Also, this deck can easily deck out from [[Auspicious Starrix]]

Usually correct to ignore early damage and ramp lands via [[Migratory Greathorn]] mutates over playing [[Umori, the Collector]].  

[[Illuna, Apex of Wishes]] is like 5th and 6th starrix effect, but really good either first mutate or 3+ (as it guarantee's further mutates to your hand

[[Pollywog Symbiote]] Difficult to use more than one in play as your handsize will not be able to support it's draw/discard.

Slots that are not required/flexible:

[[Sea-Dasher Octopus]] - cheap mutate, dodge ECD

[[Brokkos, Apex of Forever]] -recursion mutate, trample

[[Polukranos, Unchained]] - Solves deck's lack of removal and is better than dirgebat, not sure how many to run

[[Kaheera, the Orphanguard]] (testing) keep hex proof on druid after mutate

[[Stonecoil Serpent]] (testing next) 

Notes: With current meta / Mutate cards available any mutate deck must be base green. Deck like others variants struggles aginst control permission or Sacrifice decks. Also lacks cheap removal.

[[Polukranos, Unchained]] seems really good  as it won't die when played under a mutate at 0 counters or to bypass Deathtouch.

[[Umori, the Collector]] feels hit or miss sometimes, but seems to be the only companion that is currently mutate friendly.

[[Auspicious Starrix]] mutate effect it is much better running basic or pain-lands only, no tapped lands outside of maybe triomes.



Login to comment


I'd be open to suggestions on how to make deck better.
Last Updated: 15 May 2020
Created: 12 May 2020
634 174 1

Enter the Battlefield Prepared

With AetherHub's MTG Arena Deck Tracker MTGA Assistant
Mana Curve
Color Breakdown
Main/Sideboard Rarity Count
22 12 23 3 0
0 0 0 0 0
Mana Calculator
Symbols Percentage Lands