Impact of Random Receiver?

Discussion in 'Cards: Strategy and Rulings Discussion' started by Minty88, Mar 15, 2012.

  1. Minty88

    Minty88 New Member

    What will the Impact of this card be, and how will it change draw and search engines?

    Will it allow us to use a lower number of draw supporters in decks?

    Will every deck play 4?

    I honestly have no idea how this card will impact deck-building. I'd like to know what other people are thinking about this new exciting card.
     
  2. StormFront

    StormFront New Member

    Currently we have pokegear which many decks choose to run 2 of. It won't decrease supporter count as we have little in the way of search supporters next season. I do expect many deck engines to look something like this come cities.


    4 Juniper
    4 Cheren
    2 N
    4 Random Reciever.
     
  3. Jahikoi

    Jahikoi New Member

    I think it is very unlikely that the card gets played over Poke'Gear.
     
  4. King Piplup

    King Piplup New Member

    In a deck running nothing but draw supporters (Such as CMT), I think this card will be preferred. In decks running cards such as Seeker and Pokemon Collector, I think Pokegear will be the better choice.
     
  5. espeon200

    espeon200 New Member

    Poke Gear: You might get a supporter (or a choice of supporters), but sometimes you won't.

    Random Receiver: You always get a supporter, it might just not be what you want.

    They have pros and cons, but I do think that Random Receiver will see some play when it's released, and a lot more play after Poke Gear is rotated out of the format.
     

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