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Hi Exo, I made an Elemental Hero deck a couple of years ago for fun and to use against my friends. Since there are so many new cards out I don't know if I should change my deck or if it is fine the way it is. If there is a more versatile and fun way to build this deck that would be great.

Monsters x20:
E-Hero Clayman x2
E-Hero Ocean x1
E-Hero Burstinatrix x2
E-Hero Wildheart x1
E-Hero Bladedge x1
Wroughtweiler x1
E-Hero Avian x2
E-Hero Sparkman x2
E-Hero Bubbleman x2
King of the Swamp x3
E-hero Prisma x1
E-Hero Stratos x1
E-Hero Necroshade x1

Spells x19:
Monster Reborn x1
Fake Hero x1
Pot of Greed x1
Polymerization x2
Miracle Fusion x1
Fusion Recovery x1
Skyscraper 2 x2
Fusion Gate x1
Fusion Sage x1
Lightning Vortex x1
Hero's Bond x1
Skyscraper x2
E- Emergency Call x2
H- Heated Heart x1
R- Righteous Justice x1

Traps x6:
Hero Signal x2
Hero Barrier x1
Draining Shield x2
Hero Spirit x1

Extra Deck x11:
E-Hero Electrum x1
E-Hero Mariner x1
E-Hero Thunder Giant x1
E-Hero Great Tornado x1
E-Hero Absolute Zero x1
E-Hero Shining Flare Wingman x1
E-Hero The Shining x1
E-Hero Gaia x1
E-Hero Mudballman x1
E-Hero Wild Wingman x1
E-Hero Flame Wingman x1

If you can help make this deck more fun that would be great! Thank you very much for taking the time to look at this.

With the Key card Elemental HERO Stratos Forbidden, Heroes have been having a tough time for the last few formats.
Oddly enough, you're a format too early for their Grand Return, since the HERO Structure Deck will soon be release - breathing new life into a once great archetype.

For now though, I have 2 possibilities for you:

The "tournament" version of this deck bases around Elemental HERO Neos Alius and Elemental HERO Bubbleman, and looks something like this:

3 Elemental HERO Neos Alius
3 Elemental HERO Bubbleman
1 Thunder King Rai-Oh
1 Elemental Hero Wildheart

3 E - Emergency Call
3 Miracle Fusion
3 Gemini Spark
3 Pot of Duality
3 Upstart Goblin
3 Mystical Space Typhoon
2 Reinforcement of the Army
2 Mask Change
1 Raigeki
1 Snatch Steal

2 Mirror Force
2 Breakthrough Skill
1 Solemn Warning
1 Bottomless Trap Hole
1 Compulsory Evacuation Device
1 HERO Blast

3 Elemental HERO The Shining
2 Elemental HERO Absolute Zero
1 Elemental HERO Gaia
1 Masked HERO Dian
2 Masked HERO Acid
1 Blade-Armor Ninja
1 Heroid Champion Excalibur
2 Castel the Skyblaster Musketeer
1 Gagaga Cowboy
1 Number 50 - Blackship of Corn

A Version of the deck that goes more towards the Fusion theme that you have here might look more like this:

3 Elemental Hero Prisma
2 Elemental Hero Sparkman
2 Elemental Hero Necroshade
2 Elemental Hero Wildheart
2 King of the Swamp
1 Elemental Hero Bladedge

3 E - Emergency Call
3 Miracle Fusion
3 Pot of Duality
3 Upstart Goblin
3 Mystical Space Typhoon
2 Reinforcement of the Army
2 O - Oversoul
1 Polymerization

2 Mirror Force
2 Breakthrough Skill
1 Solemn Warning
1 Bottomless Trap Hole
1 Compulsory Evacuation Device
1 HERO Blast

2 Elemental HERO the Shining
1 Elemental HERO Aboslute Zero
1 Elemental HERO Gaia
1 Elemental HERO Escuridao
1 Elemental HERO Plasma Vice
1 Elemental HERO Wildedge
2 Elemental HERO Darkbright
1 Elemental HERO Shining Flare Wingman
1 Elemental HERO Necroid Shaman
1 Elemental HERO wild Wingman
1 Castel the Skyblaster Musketeer
1 Blade-Armor Ninja
1 Heroid Champion Excalibur

I'd have a look at both of those, see which one you like better.  


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