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Recently I've been trying out lots of CCG and CCG-style games such as Hearthstone, Faeria, Cardhunter, Duels of Champions, Solforge, Infinity Wars, etc. and they all have the same shortcoming to me: the main point of the game seems to be to spend huge amounts of money or thousands of hours grinding to get the "good" cards or the cards needed to build the deck you want.
This has left me wondering, are there any CCG or CCG-style games out there that AREN'T focused on how much money you spend or how many hours you grind? Is there any game where all players start with all the cards, and the game is about deck building skill and playing skill rather than who has the most expensive and rare cards?
Don't get me wrong, I don't mind paying for a good game. If the game costs $50 just to purchase, that's no problem. If it costs $15 a month, that's no problem. Requiring hundreds/thousands of dollars / hours to get cards, that's the problem.
So does anyone know of a CCG-style game I missed that gives all players access to all cards?