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The EEEEEEvil Demon A-KUUUUUUUUUUUU
Posted By: Goatllama (11/9/2010 10:24:53 AM)
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Before the final blow was struck, I tore open a portal in time and flung him into the future, where my evil is law!
Posted By: Paladin85 (2/26/2012 10:16:17 PM)
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A FOOLISH samurai warrior wielding a magic sword stepped forth to oppose me!
Posted By: berserkberserker (11/15/2010 8:32:04 PM)
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It's like playing a slightly discounted Lava Axe that gives them choices and can be naturalized. It's a rare.
Posted By: Roflmager (4/5/2011 11:41:07 AM)
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Pox

2BB for 5 life loss is incredibly good.

Is there better?
Posted By: Hovercraft (7/18/2012 3:13:08 PM)
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Pillar Tombs of Aku 2BlackBlack
Sorcery
Target player loses 5 life.

Would you play it? Because that's what it is at best.

Underpowered.
Posted By: metalevolence (3/28/2011 10:58:05 PM)
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Except, you are all forgetting the main component of this spell.

GREED.

"I don't want to lose 5 life, I will let the other guy do that, I have a disposable Saproling, I'm ok."

So as you see, especially in multiplayer, people will chump sacrifice to keep their five life. IMHO
Posted By: Speednat (4/19/2012 9:51:18 PM)
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Shouldn't have to sacrifice this, it would be good
Posted By: Qazior (8/15/2010 7:26:39 AM)
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@Rolfmager

It's even worse than that. If they do decide to sacrifice a creature, it'll come around to you and you will have to make the decision between 5 life or a creature. Horrible rare, indeed. I, for one, think it's worse than Lava Axe, even if it's one mana cheaper.
Posted By: AwesomeEevee (7/2/2011 5:24:10 PM)
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@Qazior
It's 4 mana for either destroying a creature or dealing 5 damage to an opponent. Because the opponent has to sacrifice a creature and doesn't target anything, it gets around protection, shroud, invulnerability, damage prevention, and so forth. If they don't sac a creature, then they take 5 unpreventable damage (unless they play an instant or have something that prevents them from losing life). It's a pretty decent card.
Posted By: igniteice (3/24/2011 4:29:28 PM)
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