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And this is why the argument of "Go play Legacy" isn't a strawman like some are claiming. If you want to play a blue completely reactive deck without having to use black's engine, your options are Legacy, Vintage, and that's it. That style of deck is likely never coming back to Modern unless Wizards completely changes how they do power in standard.
1. You're putting words in other peoples' mouths and misrepresenting peoples' stances.
2. If that truly is the stance Wizards holds, then they need to unban Twin, plain and simple.
First off, Teysa is completely right. This style of deck is never cutting it to Modern and if you do not know it by now, you should read some more Maro quotes about the future counterspells they are going to introduce to Standard.
(Question: What do you say to the people who feel that their favorite parts of magic (for example, heavy control elements and discard) are being pushed out of the game? Is magic just not for them anymore?
Maro: "Note, I’m not saying that elements of those strategies are unplayable. The decks that do nothing but that thing(draw-go-countering things) are purposely unplayable. For example, there have been playable counterspells. We just haven’t allowed Draw, Go decks that do nothing but counter spells to be good.
If you’ve been playing long enough to remember decks that were centered solely on those strategies, that means you been playing Magic for about fifteen years without them.
I don’t understand how you can be playing for so many years if the thing that makes Magic special to you, that you don’t want to play without, the thing that the game just isn’t fun if it’s missing hasn’t existed for fifteen years.")
A completely blue reactive deck that plays as a Draw-Go-Counter, ala a heavy value control deck is not going to come to Modern. Period.
Why? Because Censor and Disallow are the best Counterspells you are going to find around.
Concerning Twin, it is a diversity reducer in their books and you know it. Modern is super diverse and fun atm. Even Grixis Shadow, which we all thought it was by far the best deck, did not make a single top 8. This shows that even a very good deck is super beatable and hateable. They won't change a thing in this diverse format.
But this is not my opinion. Twin should be unbanned in my opinion as well. It always was a nice deck to have around. If it was top8ing a lot(which it did) they could fix that by introducing a better card for the control decks which Twin could never play. For example, I genuinely believe Twin would still prefer Remand over the original Counterspell. This flexibility in cards could make people have a variety of blue decks to choose from in Modern: from draw-go Control decks, to other tempo strategies.
Sadly, this is not happening either.
You do realize that control decks still regularly exist in Standard, right? It looks like you are really misunderstanding what he is saying or you for some reason believe that if people here talk about control they mean some 20 year old deck with 30 counterspells, all he is saying is that they don't want 20+ counterspells decks to exist anymore(those haven't been a top tier strategy for probably more than 15 years anyway), it has nothing to do with "normal" control decks most people here are talking about.
Exactly. An SFM counterspell snappy deck would be awesome. Even if that is a more midrange control hybrid, it's as close as well ever get to a good counterspell "top tier" deck.