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"What're you going to do, Mr. Burns? Send the dogs after me? Or the bees? Or the dogs with bees in their mouth, so that when they bark they shoot bees?"

If I couldn't get a Simpsons reference from this card, the artwork would be terrible rather than funny!

Posted By: scumbling1 (12/25/2010 7:26:58 PM)


I've won quite a few casual games with this guy. First strike really makes a difference. A good creature to have in the 4 CMC spot. In a purely red/white deck, he grows very quickly and the synergy between most red/white spells is ridiculous. With Balefire Liege out and enchanted with Scourge of the Nobilis this hatching is a very lethal threat.
Posted By: RowanKeltizar (5/23/2010 7:22:18 PM)


4/5. Basically a Morph card. 6/6 First strike for 4. Yes please.
Posted By: Kryplixx (10/17/2009 1:37:54 PM)


Well to be fair, its actually really good in that you get a 6/6 first striker for 4 mana. Yes you have to play red or white spells, but there are several multi spells that will remove 2 counters at once on the spot. For example, naya charm is both red and white, and balefire liege would not only remove 2 counters, but increase its power by 2 at the same time, your path to exile's remove at least 1 counter, as do lightning bolts. For simplicity sake, play lightning helix for dual red white action.
Posted By: Donovan_Fabian (10/30/2009 5:34:37 PM)


To be good, the hatchlings really need appropriate instant-speed spells in your hand. Or at least appropriate instant spells in your deck, and skill with bluffing :)
Posted By: Tanaka348 (12/8/2009 10:39:57 AM)


For his slot, I prefer Spitemare. While you can argue which one is the stronger, I prefer Spitemare because his ability has a lot of surprising combos within it, and a 6/6 first striker isn't really all that exciting to me.
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Posted By: Kirbster (2/22/2011 5:58:03 PM)


I would like to point out that it's breathing bees.
Posted By: brunsbr103 (12/23/2009 9:09:44 AM)


"Or what? You'll release the dogs? Or the bees? Or the dogs with bees in their mouth and when they bark they shoot bees at you? "

Apparently this is Magic's answer to Homer Simpson.
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