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If only it had a decent base effect to go with the draw.
Posted By: A3Kitsune (2/27/2010 9:49:59 PM)
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Drawing a card doesn't make a card nice if it's so bad. Just don't put this card into your deck and you will draw the next card instead of this!
Posted By: Paolino (1/11/2012 7:27:20 AM)
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Draw is always decent. Other White cost cards that can "thin" your white deck: Festival of the Guildpact, Niveous Wisps, Scout's Warning.
Posted By: mrredhatter (10/7/2009 11:49:21 AM)
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Don't forget To Arms!.
Posted By: Ameisenmeister (5/1/2010 7:49:08 AM)
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It's essentially a combat trick that replaces itself. It can definitely be useful.

More than that though, I love this card because it represents the kind of Magic cards we used to see, which would have real emotional content and a sense of pathos, even with relatively trivial cards like this one. This card has a personality, it has it's own "feel".

Nowadays, there are usually two types of cards: cards that try to be really "cool" or "awesome", and cards which are almost nakedly attempting to perform some function in the tournament metagame. I miss cards like this one. It wasn't developed because it had a badass effect or because white needed cantrips. It was just a nice idea and an intimate moment that they reflected in the card.
Posted By: Wulfsten (10/9/2013 6:00:50 PM)
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Gatherer works better in the Companion app!

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