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Graveyard Control Deck for Arena 8 Tournaments

A Graveyard deck that can easily counter Balloon meta decks.
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Graveyard Control Deck for Arena 8 Tournaments
ElectroWizardCard.png goblin_hut.png graveyard-card.png icegolem-card.png
knight.png mega-minion.png poison.png TheLog.png


Category Evaluation
Offense The Goblin Hut can deal chip damage to the opponent's tower.
Tank your Graveyard with the Ice Golem or the Knight.
Make a push after countering the opponent's push.
Defense This deck has a great counter against the Lava Hound and Balloon decks with the Electro Wizard, Mega Minion, and Spear Goblins.
Lure the opponent's Poison with the Goblin Hut.
Watch Out For Goblin Gang
Tested Working in Tournaments - Last Balance Update after Posting: January 24, 2018


Offensive Cards:

These are the cards you use for offensive pushes or offensive attacks:

goblin_hut.png graveyard-card.png icegolem-card.png knight.png
  • Note - Deal chip damage using the Goblin Hut and tank your GY by using the Ice Golem and Knight. The technique here is to counter your opponent's card first and go for a counter-push using the Graveyard. Don't forget to check if they have a counter or a spell against your GY.

Win Conditions:

These cards can let you win the game or beat a tower when ignored by the enemy:

goblin_hut.png graveyard-card.png


You use the spell for attacking, defending, or countering:

poison.png TheLog.png
  • Note - Poison to take down opponent's defense buildings, deal chip tower damage, protects your GY push.
    The Log to get rid of ground swarms and pushes back troops.


Defensive Cards:

These are the cards you use for defending or supporting your pushes:

goblin_hut.png ElectroWizardCard.png knight.png mega-minion.png
  • Note - You can use the Ice Golem to distract and to kite.


  • Note - Gives you a stream of Spear Goblins for distraction and acts as a lure.

Anti- Air:

These are the cards against flying units:

goblin_hut.png mega-minion.png ElectroWizardCard.png

Elixir Collector Counter:

These are the cards you can use against the Elixir Collector:


Three Musketeers Response:

The Three Musketeers can beat towers when left alone. Here's what you should use:

poison.png icegolem-card.png knight.png

Note - This deck doesn't have a direct counter against the 3M. Alternatively, you can use the Ice Golem to distract and finish with the Knight. You can also use the Poison to lower their HP.



These are the cards that are normally played together:

Ideal Push
goblin_hut.png icegolem-card.png graveyard-card.png
Counter Push
knight.png graveyard-card.png poison.png
knight.png ElectroWizardCard.png mega-minion.png

Card Counter Sheet:

Your Cards Best Against Can Be Countered By
ElectroWizardCard.png Inferno Dragon
Inferno Tower
Ground Swarms
Aerial Swarms
goblin_hut.png Miner
Tower Locking Troops
graveyard-card.png Crown Towers
Dart Goblin
Ground Swarms
Aerial Swarms
icegolem-card.png P.E.K.K.A
Minion Horde
Crown Towers
Ground Swarms
Aerial Swarms
knight.png Single Target Units
Tower Locking Units
Ground Swarms
Aerial Swarms
mega-minion.png Balloon
Lava Hound
Baby Dragon
Ground Units
Aerial Units
Flying Machine
Inferno Dragon
Ranged Units
poison.png Ground Swarms
Aerial Swarms
TheLog.png Ground Swarms


SirTag using this deck in Grandchallenges and faced a Miner-Loon Deck, Lava Hound Deck, and a Skeleton Barrel Deck.

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