Wizards printed support for several... well... meme-y tribes in 2019. Among them was Cats, which got a new lord in Modern Horizons.

It's hard to blame them. After all, market research shows people love cats.

But before we write off King of the Pride as a cute homage to Savannah Lions, it's worth remembering that at least one Cat has a long history in aggressive Modern decks: Wild Nacatl. When you've got a 3/3 for one mana, you're going to win some games on card quality alone.

So maybe Cats deserves a fresh look. Put aside your preconceptions and think of this as a Naya Zoo deck with tribal synergies:


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