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Posted in Arcana on March 20, 2002

By Wizards of the Coast

In his article on Monday, Mark referred to a "cool little trick" that involved the flavor text of Awakening. Well, here it is.

The flavor text from Awakening ends with the word "Charge," which is also the first word in the flavor text for another Stronghold card, Primal Rage. On purpose? Of course!

Awakening's text is the tail end of a rallying speech Eladamri, Lord of Leaves is making to the elves and Vec before they storm the Volrath's Stronghold… and Primal Rage shows the army responding to Eladamri's orders. These two cards are the only instance of connected flavor text linked by a common word.

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