Know Your Gorillas

Posted in Feature on December 28, 2012

By Monty Ashley

This Arcana originally appeared on July 30, 2012.

For today's Arcana, we have a quiz that appeared in the July 1996 issue of The Duelist. Alliances had just come out, and it was time to tell the world about the secret gorilla history of the set.

As you might notice, we've removed the answers. This is because it'll be more fun this way! Click on the playtest name to see the actual name. And then you can mouse over the actual name to see what the card does, in case you're not 100% up on your Alliances cards.

Gorilla Lightning Yavimaya Ants
Planet of the Apes Nature's Wrath
Going Ape Arcane Denial
Monkeyshines Foresight
Monkey in the Middle Force of Will
Bedtime for Bonzo Suffocation
Gorilla Gorilla Gorilla Gorilla Gorilla
Gorilla Gorilla Gorilla (Stop That)
Tidal Control
Time Machine of the Apes Diminishing Returns
King Kong Gargantuan Gorilla
Gorilla-to-Go Rogue Skycaptain
Michelin's Gorilla Man Sworn Defender
Gorilla from Cairo Sustaining Spirit
County Gorilla Rezoning Board Storm Cauldron
Banana Plantation School of the Unseen
Gorilla Savings and Loan Association Thawing Glaciers
 

(Disclaimer: Don't ask us to explain all of these names. They were chosen sixteen years ago.)

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