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The creature type that should not be!
Posted By: Weary_PSI (9/16/2010 11:36:11 PM)
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They called them "Tim" because of Monty Python and the Holy Grails Tim the Enchanter. Watch the scene with him and youll see why. Pingers makes sense, I often call the act of tapping something for 1 direct damage a ping so...
Laser? What kind of name is that.... sigh, no respect for tradition.
Posted By: XTwistedsoulX (5/22/2010 5:52:47 PM)
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So the Phyrexian Invasion caused cross-breeding between different species? I hope Earth never gets invaded by Phyrexians, or there may be "Donkey Humans"
Posted By: JFM2796 (8/6/2011 10:54:11 PM)
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Really wish those were two hybrid mana, I don't have any decent UR decks, but my Tim deck needs this bastard.
Posted By: blindthrall (12/14/2010 11:47:15 PM)
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Merfolk Goblin? That raises more questions than answers.
Posted By: BongRipper420 (9/30/2012 9:17:55 PM)
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Part of an interesting cycle of 2-mana enemy color gold common creatures in Apocalypse:

Gaea's Skyfolk - GreenBlue (Elf Merfolk)
Goblin Legionnaire - RedWhite (Goblin Soldier)
Llanowar Dead - BlackGreen (Zombie Elf)
Putrid Warrior - BlackWhite (Zombie Soldier - later Warrior was added)
Razorfin Hunter - BlueRed (Merfolk Goblin)

Invasion, the first expansion in the block, had a cycle of 2-mana friendly color gold common creatures, all of which had protection from their shared enemy color:

Galina's Knight - WhiteBlue (Merfolk Knight)
Llanowar Knight - GreenWhite (Elf Knight)
Shivan Zombie - BlackRed (Barbarian Zombie)
Vodalian Zombie - BlueBlack (Merfolk Zombie)
Yavimaya Barbarian - RedGreen (Elf Barbarian)

As for this card itself, it's pretty good. Not only is it one of the cheapest CMC Tims in the game... (see all)
Posted By: Equinox523 (2/4/2013 7:44:28 AM)
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This set comes with interesting cards for red/blue or green/blue or even red/green/blue merfolk decks, and don't forget Ceta Disciple.. Oh, and this card is to Prodigal Sorcerer + Prodigal Pyromancer, what Swerve is to Deflection + Shunt! :) By the way, many people on the internet think that it's a 2/2 creature because all other cards from this cycle are 2/2 creatures..
Posted By: cats_and_me (11/21/2010 10:12:03 AM)
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Gelectrode should come next turn, Crushing Pain might become handy
Posted By: Fagulheiro (9/26/2011 4:40:33 PM)
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@blindthrall

A lot of the good pingers are in both red and blue. You should consider making it a 2 colour deck so you get prodigal sorcerer
Posted By: Havens (10/8/2011 9:19:03 AM)
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The platypus of wherever this guy is.
Posted By: CatsAreCthala (2/7/2010 1:08:26 PM)
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