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Pretty much a 2/3 for G in today's standard and in old format where dual lands are so popular.
Posted By: Cyberium (11/20/2010 12:11:44 PM)


Kird Ape and Loam Lion with a twist
I have yet to see a constructed deck (standard or casual) to not use 1 non basic land

Posted By: Paladin85 (9/12/2011 9:07:14 PM)


Time to reprint this bad boy :)
Posted By: Mudbutt_on (12/5/2010 11:58:30 AM)


But "nonbasic lands"? Who uses those?! Certainly not any high-tier tournament decks, no sir.
Posted By: Kirbster (6/29/2010 11:06:33 PM)


This could be a star if reprinted today...
Posted By: stygimoloch (12/3/2008 9:48:34 AM)


Everyone uses them?
Posted By: aba1 (6/24/2010 9:12:01 AM)


Braid_of_Fire's Card of the Day #6

As much as I love gorillas, this is my favorite Kird Ape variant even though, like the punisher mechanic, it gives the choice to your opponent.

If you draw (as opposed to play), Game 1 this creature will generally start as a 2/3 on turn one, the equivalent of shocking yourself or grabbing a very expensive Taiga with a Kird Ape (or a Loam Lion, sure). How good is this? According to winning Zoo lists over the last five or ten years, not good enough. Perhaps I am unwise to include this but not Kird Ape in my 450 cube if that's how tournament players feel, but the satisfaction of a 2/3 on turn one in mono green, ready to block your opponent's Goblin Guide or Jackal Pup is an experience I like to have.

This card is very anti-civilization, a stance that shows green's separation from white and provi... (see all)
Posted By: Palochka (9/10/2012 12:15:25 PM)


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