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no_body: I thought Baneslayer Angel had First Strike? Would it really matter then?
Posted By: Lateralis0ne (7/17/2010 11:53:36 AM)


The DCI will ban you for accumulating enough of these.
Posted By: Kryptnyt (1/4/2012 1:42:42 PM)


holy day prevents all combat damage, even those dealt by your blockers. this card prevents all damage dealt from target attacking creature, so your 5/5 baneslayer angel can kill a panglacial wurm withought being destroyed or you taking any damage
Posted By: no_body (1/10/2010 4:17:06 AM)


Try Holy Day.
Posted By: mrredhatter (10/20/2009 6:30:58 AM)


I'd rather play Ethereal Haze.
Posted By: Gormaol (4/17/2011 11:39:11 AM)


I'll try holy day if I'm wanting to prevent ALL combat from happening...but if I want some cool combat shenanigans, this gives you a much different effect than Holy Day or Fog...still not altogether that powerful, but surprising none-the-less.
Posted By: face-fister (10/15/2011 2:13:29 PM)


Too often cards like this only buy you time when you've already lost, or waste space in your hand when you could try to win. I like the idea of springing a surprise - but normally when I'm attacked it would take more than this to turn the tide.
Posted By: Vishlord (1/24/2012 6:46:33 PM)


LateralisOne: It would matter if Baneslayer was blocking another creature with first strike. Otherwise, no.
Posted By: jfre81 (2/23/2012 5:43:10 PM)


Um. Awe Strike?
Even Pay No Heed is better...
Posted By: HuntingDrake (11/2/2012 11:13:33 PM)


Gatherer works better in the Companion app!