x If you're looking for a specific comment, check the other printings as well.
Player Rating:
Community Rating: 3.700 / 5  (80 votes)
The player rating is the overall rating for the card taking into account all player rating votes.

Popular Comments
Hide Comments
Only show me comments rated:
1234 >
Crazy good in limited. You can put this on Delver of Secrets for a possible 5/4 flyer on turn 2. This is one of the best straight forward enchantments ever printed. Take note, and pick early!
Posted By: SeiberTross (9/25/2011 3:08:53 PM)


I like it. Auras are usually overlooked because the risk of losing two permanents to one removal spell is to great. To compensate for this auras need to ether have recursion like rancor or angelic destiny or be really strong. The fact that they made this a common gives me hope that auras may be viable again soon.
Posted By: puresightmerrow (9/23/2011 10:45:43 AM)


Beats the hell out of Flight!
Posted By: Anggul (10/2/2011 4:02:37 AM)


nemokara said: "Giant Strength is not really a valid comparison, since auras in general have come a long way since 1999."

Actually, it's that distance that's the cause for complaint. Cards just get bigger, better, more effective, and cheaper - all at the same time.

See Kryptnyt:

"Compare to the recently printed Nimbus Wings and Magefire Wings.
Considering that white is a color that likes auras, and multicolored casting costs are supposed to make spells stronger, this aura was really pushed."

You don't even need to go back 13 years to find clear, telling evidence of the game's general power boost. A few years suffices nicely.
Posted By: humor_love (3/8/2012 9:42:03 AM)


@SeiberTross That's exactly what happened in one of my games last night. I felt kind of bad about the win though; I ended up just winning on turn 5 because my opponent didn't draw anything to deal with it.
Posted By: Robface (10/9/2011 12:08:54 PM)


In limited, this card does ravages when put on Geist of Saint Traft or Invisible Stalker... a turn 3 3/3 unblockable hexproof attacker is quite a threat, while a turn-four, evasive 4/4 hesxproof body hitting for an evasive 8 gives you the game, like 90%+ of the time...
Posted By: Curious_Homarid (12/7/2011 4:14:13 AM)


I saw someone use this + Sanctuary Cat and proceeded to beat his opoonent down with the 3/4 monstrosity that is out of range of Smite the Monstrous and bigger and tougher than most fliers in block

He gave the kitty a Butcher's Cleaver to finish his opoonents

Many giggles and chuckles were heard that day, a housecat killing a player with the power of flight and a butcher's cleaver...
Posted By: Paladin85 (2/5/2012 9:36:16 PM)


The lesson here, lads and lasses, is never make assumptions. This was a two-of in a legacy champ's deck.
Posted By: Paleopaladin (4/22/2012 11:05:15 AM)


Has seen play in Standard and Legacy (mainly with hexproofers).

Take that, Aura haters!
Posted By: Axelle (5/17/2012 6:59:23 PM)


For two mana, giving a beefy beater evasion and a little extra boost looks pretty good.
Posted By: NoobOfLore (10/3/2011 7:36:08 PM)


We have updated our privacy policy. Click the link to learn more.

Gatherer works better in the Companion app!