Dryad's Favorite Guy

Posted in Arcana on July 28, 2010

By Kelly Digges

Kelly Digges has had many roles at Wizards over the years, including creative text writer, R&D editor, website copyeditor, lead website editor, Serious Fun column author, and design/development team member on multiple sets.

The Magic 2011 card Dryad's Favor depicts one of Magic's mysterious, tree-dwelling dryads granting a worthy human the ability to pass through the woods with supernatural ease—to "walk the forest," if you will.

Dryad's Favor | Art by Jesper Ejsing

But what sort of person might earn the favor of the dryads, and allowed such free run of the forest? It would probably be someone who was already be familiar with the deep woods, a ranger of the woodlands who had already proven his or her love of the forest.

Come to think of it .... That guy looks familiar, doesn't he? Could that be ...?

Borderland Ranger | Art by Jesper Ejsing

It is! That's Magic 2010's Borderland Ranger, also illustrated by Jesper Ejsing!

Borderland Ranger
Dryad's Favor

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