Combo: Mint and Fool's Gold
|Mint / Fool's Gold|
|Set(s)||Prosperity / Hinterlands|
Mint and Fool's Gold is an incredibly fast combo that jumpstarts your deck and can easily win the Fool's Gold split. Nomad Camp plays similarly with Fool's Gold, but is not quite as fast, and can't trash your initial Coppers.
The strategy is quite simple - if you have the good fortune to open Estates. The likelihood of drawing Fool's Gold with your Mint is now incredibly high, and you can typically both buy and Mint a Fool's Gold every turn for a few turns. Once you have most or all of the Fool's Golds, just start buying Provinces; your opponent will most likely still be trying to cobble their deck together, and will not be able to contest you./ on a board with both of these cards, buy them on your first two turns. You will now have a deck consisting only of Mint, Fool's Gold, two Coppers, and three
The combo can still work if you don't open Baker present, the combo is, if anything, a little bit better - you can use the coin token to hit every time and you'll more consistently draw in the following turns./ , but it will obviously be rather slower, and a bit more difficult to pull off. With