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Best Northern Realm Gwent Deck

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This guide will show you the Best Northern Realm Gwent Deck and strategy on how to use the Gwent deck in the game Witcher 3.

Best Northern Realm Deck List

Deck List
Card Type Quantity Skill
Foltest: Lord Commander of the North ImageFoltest: Lord Commander of the North Leader x1 -
Geralt of Rivia ImageGeralt of Rivia Close Combat x1 Hero
Cirilla Fiona Elen Riannon ImageCirilla Fiona Elen Riannon Close Combat/Hero 1 Hero
Villentretenmerth ImageVillentretenmerth Close Combat x1 Scorch
Mysterious Elf ImageMysterious Elf Close Combat x1 Hero/Spy
Vernon Roche ImageVernon Roche Close Combat x1 Hero
Esterad Thyssen ImageEsterad Thyssen Close Combat x1 Hero
Prince Stennis ImagePrince Stennis Close Combat x1 Spy
Sigismund Dijkstra ImageSigismund Dijkstra Close Combat x1 Spy
Blue Stripes Commando ImageBlue Stripes Commando Close Combat x3 Tight Bond
Yennefer of Vengerberg ImageYennefer of Vengerberg Range x1 Hero/Medic
Gaunter O’Dimm: Darkness ImageGaunter O’Dimm: Darkness Range x2 Muster
Philippa Eilhart ImagePhilippa Eilhart Range x1 Hero
Crinfrid Reavers Dragon Hunter ImageCrinfrid Reavers Dragon Hunter Range x3 Tight Bond
Catapult ImageCatapult Siege x2 Tight Bond
Dun Banner Medic ImageDun Banner Medic Siege x1 Medic
Thaler ImageThaler Siege x1 Spy
Decoy ImageDecoy Special Card x2 -
Commander’s Horn ImageCommander’s Horn Special Card x2 -
Scorch ImageScorch Special Card x2 -

Deck Tips and Strategy

Deck Main Cards

This deck revolves around the 4 spy cards in your deck which are Mysterious Elf, Prince Stennis, Sigismund Dijkstra, and Thaler. Use these cards partnered with other high power cards in your deck to overwhelm your opponent.

First Draw

When drawing cards you must atleast have 1-2 spy cards in your hand before starting the game. When you don't have spy cards on your starting hand use your 2 exchange cards from the start to get a chance of getting a spy card.

Spy Usage

On the first round use all the spy cards you have to gain a card advantage towards your opponent. From this point try to bait out your opponent to use as much cards in a round without you using too much cards yourself.

First Round Strategy

On the first round if you can beat your opponent without using too much cards and your opponents uses more resources than you try to win the round by letting out your high power cards. Your opponent will surely lose on the next round as your opponent will have no cards to battle with and you will win easliy.

First Round Alternate Strategy

In the case that you can't beat your opponent on the first round. Try to bait out your opponent in using cards then pass the round so that you will have a great card lead advantage towards your opponent.

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6 Anonymousover 1 year

Listen, there is NO situation in which having 3 decoys is a bad thing. Either you need all 3 to counter the opponents spies, or you can use them to use the medic or Villentretemir again. But not using 3 decoys is a crime against the game and makes me seriously question the article

5 Anonymousabout 4 years

don't forget siegemaster foltest


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