Out of every card in Core Set 2021 there is one that has impressed me more than any other. No, I'm not referring to a reprint. To a large extent, we already Grim Tutor what we were Scavenging Ooze with Ugin, the Spirit Dragon.

I'm referring to Jolrael, Mwonvuli Recluse. Think I'm wrong about this card being underrated? Even if that were true (which it isn't), it's still a card worth grabbing at its current $0.50 price tag.

For Standard, this is a case of the rich getting richer. Jolrael, Mwonvuli Recluse goes into green decks, which have already been dominant in Standard. I'm sure you have gotten pretty familiar with Growth Spiral and Uro, Titan of Nature's Wrath. Well, Jolrael goes in the same decks as those cards, so Wizards has given another weapon to the already very dominant Simic color combination. Jolrael needs to pair with blue, because that's where the card draw comes from, and card draw gives us Cats.

Jolrael's Strength: Winning Games

There will be many games where you play this card on turn two, the opponent doesn't immediately kill it, and that's that. A bunch of Cats quickly appear, and you can still interact enough with the opponent to stop what they are doing.

The Overrun effect for six mana is often going to end the game. In the right deck, it's not unusual to have five or six cards in hand with six mana available, and so the activation is definitely relevant. That's not why you play Jolrael, Mwonvuli Recluse, though. You play Jolrael to flood the board with Cats every turn.

Jolrael, Mwonvuli Recluse can even make Cats on the opponent's turn. Chemister's Insight will do the trick, or casting Opt and cycling a Shark Typhoon. In order to truly get maximum value out of Jolrael you need to make a Cat on every single turn. The decks I show later definitely benefit from Jolrael, but down the road I expect to see some Jolrael brews that play even more card draw, to abuse Jolrael more.

Jolrael's Weakness: Dying to Removal

Jolrael, Mwonvuli Recluse is a lightning rod for opposing removal spells, so you prefer to play it against decks that don't have a ton of cheap spot removal. This in some ways makes it a better sideboard card than maindeck card, if you can bring it in for matchups where the opponent won't have much removal after sideboard. 

That also means there's a danger to playing it in a deck without very many creatures. Your opponent's removal, which would otherwise not have any good targets, can now kill your Jolrael, Mwonvuli Recluse. You also don't want to play around spot removal by holding Jolrael in hand on turn two, rather than playing it. Jolrael is going to be at its best when cast immediately turn two, so it can start accruing an advantage over the rest of the game.

Precedent for Jolrael

If you want to compare it to a similar two-drop, think about some of these other iconic two-mana creatures. They can snowball out of control when left unchecked, right? The same can be said for Jolrael, Mwonvuli Recluse, assuming you have the right deck to put it in.

One key difference compared to some of these other two-drops is that Jolrael, Mwonvuli Recluse is legendary, so you likely don't want to play all four copies. Drawing two is often going to be quite bad, as the second one really doesn't do anything unless you have a way to discard it, or the first one dies. This is why unless your deck is primarily built around Jolrael, and you feel like the redundancy is important enough to play four, most decks will play three or fewer. In fact, two copies is the most common number I am seeing people playing right now. 

Bant Ramp

I mentioned how decks that were already good before M21 got even better. That's definitely the case with Bant Ramp. This was already a very powerful shell, and has the flexibility to add new tools without taking away from what the deck was already doing. This version did well in a recent Standard Challenge:

Magic: The Gathering TCG Deck - Bant Ramp (Yorion) by McWinSauce

'Bant Ramp (Yorion)' - constructed deck list and prices for the Magic: The Gathering Trading Card Game from TCGplayer Infinite!

Created By: McWinSauce

Event: MTGO Standard Challenge - 06/28/2020

Rank: 4

Freeform

Market Price: $516.98

Cards

Nissa, Who Shakes the World

Color Identity:G

Market Price: $4.53

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Whenever you tap a Forest for mana, add an additional {G}.
+1: Put three +1/+1 counters on up to one target noncreature land you control. Untap it. It becomes a 0/0 Elemental creature with vigilance and haste that's still a land.
−8: You get an emblem with "Lands you control have indestructible." Search your library for any number of Forest cards, put them onto the battlefield tapped, then shuffle your library.

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Temple Garden

Color Identity:G,W

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({T}: Add {G} or {W}.)
As Temple Garden enters the battlefield, you may pay 2 life. If you don't, it enters the battlefield tapped.

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Shark Typhoon

Color Identity:U

Market Price: $12.06

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Whenever you cast a noncreature spell, create an X/X blue Shark creature token with flying, where X is that spell's converted mana cost.
Cycling {X}{1}{U} ({X}{1}{U}, Discard this card: Draw a card.)
When you cycle Shark Typhoon, create an X/X blue Shark creature token with flying.

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Teferi, Time Raveler

Color Identity:U,W

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Each opponent can cast spells only any time they could cast a sorcery.
+1: Until your next turn, you may cast sorcery spells as though they had flash.
−3: Return up to one target artifact, creature, or enchantment to its owner's hand. Draw a card.

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Omen of the Sea

Color Identity:U

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Flash
When Omen of the Sea enters the battlefield, scry 2, then draw a card.
{2}{U}, Sacrifice Omen of the Sea: Scry 2.

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Aether Gust

Color Identity:U

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Choose target spell or permanent that's red or green. Its owner puts it on the top or bottom of their library.

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Absorb

Color Identity:U,W

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Counter target spell. You gain 3 life.

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Glass Casket

Color Identity:W

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When Glass Casket enters the battlefield, exile target creature an opponent controls with converted mana cost 3 or less until Glass Casket leaves the battlefield.

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Island

Color Identity:U

Market Price: $0.15

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({T}: Add {U}.)

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Cultivate

Color Identity:G

Market Price: $0.53

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Search your library for up to two basic land cards, reveal those cards, and put one onto the battlefield tapped and the other into your hand. Then shuffle your library.

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Growth Spiral

Color Identity:G,U

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Draw a card. You may put a land card from your hand onto the battlefield.

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Ashiok, Dream Render

Color Identity:B,U

Market Price: $1.43

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Spells and abilities your opponents control can't cause their controller to search their library.
−1: Target player mills four cards. Then exile each opponent's graveyard.

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Elspeth Conquers Death

Color Identity:W

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(As this Saga enters and after your draw step, add a lore counter. Sacrifice after III.)
I — Exile target permanent an opponent controls with converted mana cost 3 or greater.
II — Noncreature spells your opponents cast cost {2} more to cast until your next turn.
III — Return target creature or planeswalker card from your graveyard to the battlefield. Put a +1/+1 counter or a loyalty counter on it.

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Breeding Pool

Color Identity:G,U

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({T}: Add {G} or {U}.)
As Breeding Pool enters the battlefield, you may pay 2 life. If you don't, it enters the battlefield tapped.

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Plains

Color Identity:W

Market Price: $0.11

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({T}: Add {W}.)

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Dovin's Veto

Color Identity:U,W

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This spell can't be countered.
Counter target noncreature spell.

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Heliod's Intervention

Color Identity:W

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Choose one —
• Destroy X target artifacts and/or enchantments.
• Target player gains twice X life.

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Fabled Passage

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{T}, Sacrifice Fabled Passage: Search your library for a basic land card, put it onto the battlefield tapped, then shuffle your library. Then if you control four or more lands, untap that land.

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Soul-Guide Lantern

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When Soul-Guide Lantern enters the battlefield, exile target card from a graveyard.
{T}, Sacrifice Soul-Guide Lantern: Exile each opponent's graveyard.
{1}, {T}, Sacrifice Soul-Guide Lantern: Draw a card.

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Forest

Color Identity:G

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({T}: Add {G}.)

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Jolrael, Mwonvuli Recluse

Color Identity:G

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Whenever you draw your second card each turn, create a 2/2 green Cat creature token.
{4}{G}{G}: Until end of turn, creatures you control have base power and toughness X/X, where X is the number of cards in your hand.

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Temple of Plenty

Color Identity:G,W

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Temple of Plenty enters the battlefield tapped.
When Temple of Plenty enters the battlefield, scry 1. (Look at the top card of your library. You may put that card on the bottom of your library.)
{T}: Add {G} or {W}.

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Devout Decree

Color Identity:W

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Exile target creature or planeswalker that's black or red. Scry 1. (Look at the top card of your library. You may put that card on the bottom of your library.)

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Shatter the Sky

Color Identity:W

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Each player who controls a creature with power 4 or greater draws a card. Then destroy all creatures.

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Hallowed Fountain

Color Identity:U,W

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({T}: Add {W} or {U}.)
As Hallowed Fountain enters the battlefield, you may pay 2 life. If you don't, it enters the battlefield tapped.

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Uro, Titan of Nature's Wrath

Color Identity:G,U

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When Uro enters the battlefield, sacrifice it unless it escaped.
Whenever Uro enters the battlefield or attacks, you gain 3 life and draw a card, then you may put a land card from your hand onto the battlefield.
Escape—{G}{G}{U}{U}, Exile five other cards from your graveyard. (You may cast this card from your graveyard for its escape cost.)

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Ketria Triome

Color Identity:G,R,U

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({T}: Add {G}, {U}, or {R}.)
Ketria Triome enters the battlefield tapped.
Cycling {3} ({3}, Discard this card: Draw a card.)

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Yorion, Sky Nomad

Color Identity:U,W

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Companion — Your starting deck contains at least twenty cards more than the minimum deck size. (If this card is your chosen companion, you may put it into your hand from outside the game for {3} any time you could cast a sorcery.)
Flying
When Yorion enters the battlefield, exile any number of other nonland permanents you own and control. Return those cards to the battlefield at the beginning of the next end step.

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Temple of Enlightenment

Color Identity:U,W

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Temple of Enlightenment enters the battlefield tapped.
When Temple of Enlightenment enters the battlefield, scry 1. (Look at the top card of your library. You may put that card on the bottom of your library.)
{T}: Add {W} or {U}.

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Castle Vantress

Color Identity:U

Market Price: $0.74

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Castle Vantress enters the battlefield tapped unless you control an Island.
{T}: Add {U}.
{2}{U}{U}, {T}: Scry 2.

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Hydroid Krasis

Color Identity:G,U

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When you cast this spell, you gain half X life and draw half X cards. Round down each time.
Flying, trample
Hydroid Krasis enters the battlefield with X +1/+1 counters on it.

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Mystical Dispute

Color Identity:U

Market Price: $1.08

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This spell costs {2} less to cast if it targets a blue spell.
Counter target spell unless its controller pays {3}.

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Rather than being a straightforward ramp deck, this list elects to play Yorion, Sky Nomad as the companion. The nice thing about running an 80-card deck is you get to play more ways to draw cards! With "only" 60 cards in your Jolrael, Mwonvuli Recluse deck, you go through your deck very quickly. There are a number of staples in Bant Ramp that draw cards, so you don't have to go out of your way to make Jolrael good.

These are cards that almost every version of Bant Ramp is playing regardless of whether Jolrael, Mwonvuli Recluse is in the deck or not. On your turn there is almost always a way to draw an extra card in Bant Ramp, and that means making lots and lots of Cats. With this being a Yorion, Sky Nomad deck there are some additional card draw options as well:

We see Omen of the Sea in Yorion decks because of how great it is when you get to target it with Yorion, Sky Nomad and reuse that enters-the-battlefield trigger. Soul-Guide Lantern is a bit more interesting. We often see it as a sideboard card, but it does have enough utility to be in the maindeck as well. Worst case scenario, you cycle it. 

For a more traditional version of Bant Ramp that only includes Jolrael in the sideboard, and does not include Yorion in the deck, we have this:

Magic: The Gathering TCG Deck - Bant Ramp by Venom1

'Bant Ramp' - constructed deck list and prices for the Magic: The Gathering Trading Card Game from TCGplayer Infinite!

Created By: Venom1

Event: MTGO Standard Challenge - 06/28/2020

Rank: 5

Standard

Market Price: $492.16

Cards

Ugin, the Spirit Dragon

Market Price: $20.00

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+2: Ugin, the Spirit Dragon deals 3 damage to any target.
−X: Exile each permanent with converted mana cost X or less that's one or more colors.
−10: You gain 7 life, draw seven cards, then put up to seven permanent cards from your hand onto the battlefield.

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Dovin's Veto

Color Identity:U,W

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This spell can't be countered.
Counter target noncreature spell.

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Mystical Dispute

Color Identity:U

Market Price: $1.08

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This spell costs {2} less to cast if it targets a blue spell.
Counter target spell unless its controller pays {3}.

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Raugrin Triome

Color Identity:R,U,W

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({T}: Add {U}, {R}, or {W}.)
Raugrin Triome enters the battlefield tapped.
Cycling {3} ({3}, Discard this card: Draw a card.)

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Knight of Autumn

Color Identity:G,W

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When Knight of Autumn enters the battlefield, choose one —
• Put two +1/+1 counters on Knight of Autumn.
• Destroy target artifact or enchantment.
• You gain 4 life.

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Jolrael, Mwonvuli Recluse

Color Identity:G

Market Price: $0.52

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Whenever you draw your second card each turn, create a 2/2 green Cat creature token.
{4}{G}{G}: Until end of turn, creatures you control have base power and toughness X/X, where X is the number of cards in your hand.

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Island

Color Identity:U

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({T}: Add {U}.)

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Hallowed Fountain

Color Identity:U,W

Market Price: $7.05

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({T}: Add {W} or {U}.)
As Hallowed Fountain enters the battlefield, you may pay 2 life. If you don't, it enters the battlefield tapped.

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Brazen Borrower // Petty Theft

Color Identity:U

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Hydroid Krasis

Color Identity:G,U

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When you cast this spell, you gain half X life and draw half X cards. Round down each time.
Flying, trample
Hydroid Krasis enters the battlefield with X +1/+1 counters on it.

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Shatter the Sky

Color Identity:W

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Each player who controls a creature with power 4 or greater draws a card. Then destroy all creatures.

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Elspeth Conquers Death

Color Identity:W

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(As this Saga enters and after your draw step, add a lore counter. Sacrifice after III.)
I — Exile target permanent an opponent controls with converted mana cost 3 or greater.
II — Noncreature spells your opponents cast cost {2} more to cast until your next turn.
III — Return target creature or planeswalker card from your graveyard to the battlefield. Put a +1/+1 counter or a loyalty counter on it.

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Ketria Triome

Color Identity:G,R,U

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({T}: Add {G}, {U}, or {R}.)
Ketria Triome enters the battlefield tapped.
Cycling {3} ({3}, Discard this card: Draw a card.)

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Growth Spiral

Color Identity:G,U

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Draw a card. You may put a land card from your hand onto the battlefield.

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Plains

Color Identity:W

Market Price: $0.11

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({T}: Add {W}.)

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Temple Garden

Color Identity:G,W

Market Price: $10.05

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({T}: Add {G} or {W}.)
As Temple Garden enters the battlefield, you may pay 2 life. If you don't, it enters the battlefield tapped.

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Breeding Pool

Color Identity:G,U

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({T}: Add {G} or {U}.)
As Breeding Pool enters the battlefield, you may pay 2 life. If you don't, it enters the battlefield tapped.

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Aether Gust

Color Identity:U

Market Price: $0.75

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Choose target spell or permanent that's red or green. Its owner puts it on the top or bottom of their library.

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Scavenging Ooze

Color Identity:G

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{G}: Exile target card from a graveyard. If it was a creature card, put a +1/+1 counter on Scavenging Ooze and you gain 1 life.

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Indatha Triome

Color Identity:B,G,W

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({T}: Add {W}, {B}, or {G}.)
Indatha Triome enters the battlefield tapped.
Cycling {3} ({3}, Discard this card: Draw a card.)

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Neutralize

Color Identity:U

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Counter target spell.
Cycling {2} ({2}, Discard this card: Draw a card.)

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Nissa, Who Shakes the World

Color Identity:G

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Whenever you tap a Forest for mana, add an additional {G}.
+1: Put three +1/+1 counters on up to one target noncreature land you control. Untap it. It becomes a 0/0 Elemental creature with vigilance and haste that's still a land.
−8: You get an emblem with "Lands you control have indestructible." Search your library for any number of Forest cards, put them onto the battlefield tapped, then shuffle your library.

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Kenrith, the Returned King

Color Identity:B,G,R,U,W

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{R}: All creatures gain trample and haste until end of turn.
{1}{G}: Put a +1/+1 counter on target creature.
{2}{W}: Target player gains 5 life.
{3}{U}: Target player draws a card.
{4}{B}: Put target creature card from a graveyard onto the battlefield under its owner's control.

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Fabled Passage

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{T}, Sacrifice Fabled Passage: Search your library for a basic land card, put it onto the battlefield tapped, then shuffle your library. Then if you control four or more lands, untap that land.

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Uro, Titan of Nature's Wrath

Color Identity:G,U

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When Uro enters the battlefield, sacrifice it unless it escaped.
Whenever Uro enters the battlefield or attacks, you gain 3 life and draw a card, then you may put a land card from your hand onto the battlefield.
Escape—{G}{G}{U}{U}, Exile five other cards from your graveyard. (You may cast this card from your graveyard for its escape cost.)

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Glass Casket

Color Identity:W

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When Glass Casket enters the battlefield, exile target creature an opponent controls with converted mana cost 3 or less until Glass Casket leaves the battlefield.

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Castle Vantress

Color Identity:U

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Castle Vantress enters the battlefield tapped unless you control an Island.
{T}: Add {U}.
{2}{U}{U}, {T}: Scry 2.

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Teferi, Time Raveler

Color Identity:U,W

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Each opponent can cast spells only any time they could cast a sorcery.
+1: Until your next turn, you may cast sorcery spells as though they had flash.
−3: Return up to one target artifact, creature, or enchantment to its owner's hand. Draw a card.

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Forest

Color Identity:G

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({T}: Add {G}.)

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We see a few more M21 cards incorporated into this version. Ugin, the Spirit Dragon is a powerful haymaker that makes sense as a top-end play, and many green decks have also found a place to put Scavenging Ooze in their 75. Of course, both of these cards are reprints that we already knew were very strong. While not a centerpiece to the deck, Jolrael, Mwonvuli Recluse still fills an important role as a threat that comes out of the sideboard, and that opponents will struggle to deal with. 

Bant Ramp may well be the best deck in Standard right now. It was already tier 1 before the arrival of M21. While many decks didn't get new tools to work with, Bant received multiple new cards it can play with, and the recent results reflect that. 

Temur Reclamation

Temur can also play Jolrael, Mwonvuli Recluse, though it wants it in the sideboard for reasons similar to why it doesn't normally maindeck Nightpack Ambusher. The issue is that is fights a bit with Nightpack Ambusher since both cards play a similar role. Still, it makes a lot of sense, especially in versions that play Opt. I don't think I would want it without Opt, as then you really don't have enough ways to draw cards. This is a version a friend of mine, Sarah Zyla, has been working on:

Magic: The Gathering TCG Deck - Temur Reclamation by Sarah Zyla

'Temur Reclamation' - constructed deck list and prices for the Magic: The Gathering Trading Card Game from TCGplayer Infinite!

Created By: Sarah Zyla

Event:

Rank:

Standard

Market Price: $423.86

Cards

Aether Gust

Color Identity:U

Market Price: $0.75

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Choose target spell or permanent that's red or green. Its owner puts it on the top or bottom of their library.

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Brazen Borrower // Petty Theft

Color Identity:U

Market Price: $14.38

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Fabled Passage

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{T}, Sacrifice Fabled Passage: Search your library for a basic land card, put it onto the battlefield tapped, then shuffle your library. Then if you control four or more lands, untap that land.

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Mountain

Color Identity:R

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({T}: Add {R}.)

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Uro, Titan of Nature's Wrath

Color Identity:G,U

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When Uro enters the battlefield, sacrifice it unless it escaped.
Whenever Uro enters the battlefield or attacks, you gain 3 life and draw a card, then you may put a land card from your hand onto the battlefield.
Escape—{G}{G}{U}{U}, Exile five other cards from your graveyard. (You may cast this card from your graveyard for its escape cost.)

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Castle Vantress

Color Identity:U

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Castle Vantress enters the battlefield tapped unless you control an Island.
{T}: Add {U}.
{2}{U}{U}, {T}: Scry 2.

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Expansion // Explosion

Color Identity:R,U

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Commence the Endgame

Color Identity:U

Market Price: $0.21

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This spell can't be countered.
Draw two cards, then amass X, where X is the number of cards in your hand. (Put X +1/+1 counters on an Army you control. If you don't control one, create a 0/0 black Zombie Army creature token first.)

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Flame Sweep

Color Identity:R

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Flame Sweep deals 2 damage to each creature except for creatures you control with flying.

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Shark Typhoon

Color Identity:U

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Whenever you cast a noncreature spell, create an X/X blue Shark creature token with flying, where X is that spell's converted mana cost.
Cycling {X}{1}{U} ({X}{1}{U}, Discard this card: Draw a card.)
When you cycle Shark Typhoon, create an X/X blue Shark creature token with flying.

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Forest

Color Identity:G

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({T}: Add {G}.)

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Opt

Color Identity:U

Market Price: $0.07

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Scry 1. (Look at the top card of your library. You may put that card on the bottom of your library.)
Draw a card.

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Wilderness Reclamation

Color Identity:G

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At the beginning of your end step, untap all lands you control.

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Island

Color Identity:U

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({T}: Add {U}.)

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Neutralize

Color Identity:U

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Counter target spell.
Cycling {2} ({2}, Discard this card: Draw a card.)

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Growth Spiral

Color Identity:G,U

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Draw a card. You may put a land card from your hand onto the battlefield.

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Breeding Pool

Color Identity:G,U

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({T}: Add {G} or {U}.)
As Breeding Pool enters the battlefield, you may pay 2 life. If you don't, it enters the battlefield tapped.

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Negate

Color Identity:U

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Counter target noncreature spell.

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Temple of Mystery

Color Identity:G,U

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Temple of Mystery enters the battlefield tapped.
When Temple of Mystery enters the battlefield, scry 1.
{T}: Add {G} or {U}.

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Stomping Ground

Color Identity:G,R

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({T}: Add {R} or {G}.)
As Stomping Ground enters the battlefield, you may pay 2 life. If you don't, it enters the battlefield tapped.

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Scorching Dragonfire

Color Identity:R

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Scorching Dragonfire deals 3 damage to target creature or planeswalker. If that creature or planeswalker would die this turn, exile it instead.

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Steam Vents

Color Identity:R,U

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({T}: Add {U} or {R}.)
As Steam Vents enters the battlefield, you may pay 2 life. If you don't, it enters the battlefield tapped.

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Nightpack Ambusher

Color Identity:G

Market Price: $0.26

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Flash
Other Wolves and Werewolves you control get +1/+1.
At the beginning of your end step, if you didn't cast a spell this turn, create a 2/2 green Wolf creature token.

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Blast Zone

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Blast Zone enters the battlefield with a charge counter on it.
{T}: Add {C}.
{X}{X}, {T}: Put X charge counters on Blast Zone.
{3}, {T}, Sacrifice Blast Zone: Destroy each nonland permanent with converted mana cost equal to the number of charge counters on Blast Zone.

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Jolrael, Mwonvuli Recluse

Color Identity:G

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Whenever you draw your second card each turn, create a 2/2 green Cat creature token.
{4}{G}{G}: Until end of turn, creatures you control have base power and toughness X/X, where X is the number of cards in your hand.

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Mystical Dispute

Color Identity:U

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This spell costs {2} less to cast if it targets a blue spell.
Counter target spell unless its controller pays {3}.

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Ketria Triome

Color Identity:G,R,U

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({T}: Add {G}, {U}, or {R}.)
Ketria Triome enters the battlefield tapped.
Cycling {3} ({3}, Discard this card: Draw a card.)

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Chemister's Insight

Color Identity:U

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Draw two cards.
Jump-start (You may cast this card from your graveyard by discarding a card in addition to paying its other costs. Then exile this card.)

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It's a really clean list. Temur Reclamation was already a great deck before M21, and it still is now. You don't need to change that many cards in the deck, as sometimes less is more.

I like the creature split of two Jolrael, Mwonvuli Recluse, three Nightpack Ambusher. There will be matchups like the mirror or Bant Ramp where you play Jolrael on turn two and it single-handedly wins the game. Nightpack Ambusher is a better late-game topdeck because you likely won't have many ways to draw cards in hand, and is a better blocker against aggro, as it's more difficult to kill.

We still haven't fully tapped into the power of Jolrael, Mwonvuli Recluse. So far it has been added to decks that were already great, but I'm looking forward to seeing where it goes after the next set rotation. If cards like Bonecrusher Giant and Scorching Dragonfire stop being maindeck options, I could definitely see a deck that wants Jolrael to be its primary game plan all the time, and plays four copies in the maindeck. We're just not there—yet.