An Unchecked Zubera

Posted in Arcana on February 15, 2005

By Wizards of the Coast

The color green is home to many creature-pumping effects. The flavor of these pump effects is often the literal growth of the creature in question -- the creature becomes giant-sized and is thereby better equipped to stomp things into oblivion.

Giant Growth
Might of Oaks

In some cases you might actually recognize the Magic creature being super-sized, as in the case of Betrayers of Kamigawa's Unchecked Growth. See below how artist Tsutomu Kawade's art of Unchecked Growth was tied to his Champions piece, Dripping-Tongue Zubera.

In the art of Dripping-Tongue Zubera, that zubera is surrounded by trees of the Jukai Forest. In Unchecked Growth, note that the same zubera wears some of those trees on its head. That's a big spirit.

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