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Better than Maelstrom Pulse in some cases against indestructible permanents.

That said, I don't think this is strictly better than Oblivion Ring, given that you need to play W and U to cast Detention Sphere, while O-Ring only need white mana.
Posted By: Cyberium (9/25/2012 10:30:12 PM)


what is that? *reads text*

Ooooooooohhhh$hit ring....
Posted By: ToAsTy42o (10/1/2012 3:43:59 AM)


Run with that Unhinged creature that can change his name. Now you can remove lands.
Posted By: A3Kitsune (11/19/2012 9:33:05 PM)


The Happyface Orb.
Posted By: Axelle (10/18/2012 7:29:15 PM)


"Threepio! Shut down all garbage compactors on the Detention Level!"-
Skywalker, Azorius-Boros-Selesnya Hero

*wheep-boop bop, deBEEP?* (Which one do I shut down?)
R2-D2, Artifact Creature- Censored Construct

"No, no, you trash-talking trash can, shut them ALL down!"
C-3P0, Artifact Creature- Talking Construct
Posted By: DarthParallax (9/26/2012 8:17:43 PM)


first? squirrels
Posted By: Garkaz (9/25/2012 2:55:22 PM)


No tokens for you!
Posted By: wholelottalove (10/17/2012 8:41:51 AM)


Selesnyan commander is in desperate need for Sundering Growth.
Posted By: Winhert (3/16/2013 2:57:19 AM)


Pros like me will use this to keep populate in check.
Posted By: Lotsofpoopy (9/26/2012 5:39:53 AM)


No one here has stated that this can be used as a MASSIVE Tutor combo card.

Think about casting this on YOUR OWN Blade Splicer, so now you kill your Sphere and all the sudden you just got 4 3/3 First Strikers and 4 1/1s.

Not good enough? How about Geist-Honored Monk? Anyone want 4 12/12 Vigilance and 8 1/1's?

There are plenty of abusable effects out there right now, here are most of the good interactions I found:
Nevermore - Pick 4 cards they cannot play, RIGHT NOW. If you pull this off from turn 4-5, you can stop them from even being able to kill the Nevermores.
Oblivion Ring - The little brother works well with the big one. Ob ring something, then get 4 of them by turn 4 that is devastating removal.
Pithing Needle - Getting 4 of these at any time, against the right deck, will be the game.
Puresteel Paladin - Because drawing 4 any time... (see all)
Posted By: Amorgan (10/17/2012 9:47:25 AM)