Magic: The Gathering - Duels of the Planeswalkers 2012 achievements

Magic: The Gathering - Duels of the Planeswalkers 2012

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Puzzling Master in Magic: The Gathering - Duels of the Planeswalkers 2012

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Solve Fifteen Challenges

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Note: These were not figured out by me, credit underneath each challenge. Credit goes to "the busy boy" well done.

Single Player Challenges

Rumble in the Jungle-Easy
1. Block with Runeclaw Bear and Barony Vampire.
2. Attack with Gloomhunter.

In the Spider's Web-Easy
1. Block with either Furnace Whelp.
2. Play the land, and attack with both Furnace Whelps.
3. When the spider blocks, use the ability of the whelp that didn't get blocked.

Death Blooms-Easy
1. Block Mortivore with the Cudgel Troll,and make sure to regenerate him.
2. Block Gaea's Revenge with Zombie Outlander.
3. Attack.

With Fire and Sword-Easy
1. Summon Kor Duelist.
2. Equip the duelist with Trusty Machete.
3. Block the Lightning Elemental.
4. Attack.

Lust for Blood-Easy
1. Block the Terra Stomper.
2. Attack on your turn and you win.

Welcome to the Pit-Medium
1. Block Colossus of Sardia with 1 Bloodthrone Vampire.
2. Block each of the other three creatures with your other three respectively, doesn't matter which.
3. Press Y to continue, then immediately stop the timer.
4. Use the Bloodthrone Vampire that is blocking the 9/9 to sacrifice all other monsters on your side of the battlefield, including mortivore.
5. On your upkeep, you will win.

Master of Illusions-Medium
1. Play your land, then use Time Warp on yourself.
2. Summon 2 Phantasmal Bears.
3. Use Into the Roil on the Mind Control equipped to Krovikan Mist.
4. Use Preordain, select both cards, you will draw a Summoner's Bane.
5. On your next turn, summon your thrid Phantasmal Bear.
6. Summon Dreamborn Muse, But immediately use your Summoner's Bane to counter it.
7. Attack with Krovikan Mist and you win.

Bane of Bolas-Medium
1. Play a red land, Summon Plasma Elemental.
2. Select players, Nicol Bolas, and pay the conditional cost for the card.
3. Attack with both flying dragons, and discard Chain Reaction.
4. Discard any three cards, on Nicol Bolas' upkeep, you win.

The Tangled Vale-Medium
1. Use Sign In Blood on your opponent, taking 2 life away and giving him two cards.
2. Use Sudden Impact on your opponent.
3. Cast Sickening Dreams and sacrifice every card in your hand.
4. Cast Terramorphic Expanse(it's on the field) and bring back a land card. This will bring back all 4 Bloodghast with haste on to the field. Be sure to say yes to having them return to battlefield.
5. Continue your turn and attack with all 4 Bloodghasts.
Credit to Nayr for this one.

Desperate Measures-Medium
1. First off, immediately stop time.
2. It's the opponents turn, near the end, and you need to use Quicksilver Amulet to play the card Duplicant.
3. Duplicate the card Sundering Titan; it's enchanted and forces you to take 4 damage at the beginning of your turn.
4. Toss out random land and let the turn end.
5. Now that you can't instantly lose, use the Quicksilver Amulet again to play Precursor Golem.
6. Play Fleeting Distraction on a golem.
7. Play Show and Tell and put out Icy Manipulator with it.
8. Play Mox Sapphire and your Island.
9. Use Icy Manipulator to tap the opponents Akroma, Angel of Wrath.
10. Move to combat phase and attack with Steel Hellkite.
11. After combat, use Steel Hellkites ability to destroy each nonland permanent with converted mana cost X; X will be 4.
12. Use the rest of your mana for that ability (4) and you win!
Credit to locoloco for this one.

Master Your Destiny-Hard
1. Play your island, and use Index.
2. Select the cards in this order, Tranquility, Erratic Explosion, Bogardan Hellkite, Island, Coiling Oracle.
3. Summon Bloodbraid Elf, select the Coiling Oracle.
4. Use Djinn of Wishes ability, and select Bogardan Hellkite.
5. Use 1 target on the Illusionary Servant, and the other 4 on the Air Elemental.
6. Attack with the Bloodbraid Elf and you win.

Plots within Plots-Hard
1. Use Gifts Ungiven.
2. Select Dragonstorm, Grapeshot, Gifts Ungiven, and Izzet Chronarch.
3. Use Gifts Ungiven again.
4. Select Intuition, Dragonstorm, Grapeshot, and Blaze.
5. Use Intuition.
6. Select Three Flame Bursts.
7. Use the Flame Burst, Target Players.
8. Use Grapeshot, Target Players(5).
9. Use the second Grapeshot, Target Players on all of them, and you win.

Archenemy Challenges

Might of the Mountains
1. Cast Flight on Koth's Ashen Monstrosity (the red 7/4 creature on the right).
2. After that, simply use Earthquake with all your Mana. Koth will attack and you win.
Credit to Myrmida for this one.

Kiss of Death
1. Use land.
2. Hunters feast.
3. Legacy's Allure grab 1/1 death shadow.
4. Lure on teammates deathcure ogre.
5. Giant growth On your 6/6.
6. Continue, continue, stop timer.
7. Fire of yavimaya on your 9/9.
Credit to Vernox for this one.

Seek No Longer
1. Play Wheel of Fortune, which decks out Ajani. This releases Phyrexian Tyranny back to Tezzeret, and destroys both Kokushos due to the 1 Legend rule. At this point you should have two untapped lands and 14 life.
2. Attack with Dragon Mage. This makes everyone discard and draw 7 more. After the attack does damage, Tezzeret should have 28 life. After everyone draws again, each drawn card will deal 2 mana or 2 life damage. Nissa will go down to 1 life but not below due to Nefarious Lich. Tezzeret will go down to 14 life.
3. It will now ask if you want to pay 2 life or 2 mana. You must select 2 life all seven times, bringing your life down to zero. Once you have been eliminated, your Faceless Butcher will release Tezzeret's Whirlpool Dragon back to him, making him shuffle and draw 7 more times. His life is reduced to zero and you win.
Credit to DomaDragoon for this one.
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