Gatecrash R&D Notes Quiz

Posted in Feature on March 21, 2013

By Trick Jarrett

Patrick "Trick" Jarrett oversees web content and social media for Magic, and acts as the publisher of DailyMTG.com and Magic content on the web. He's an ardent Commander player and lover of the game he's played since Ice Age.

Quiz time! Let's look at some developer notes and try to figure out what Gatecrash card they're talking about. If you need a hint, select the text next to the word "Hint!"

DH: Did the more complicated but hopefully very flavorful change to its unblockability. Spy vs Spy!
TML: This is hilarious.
DH: 3HH to 2HH
ZH: Highly support this change.
DH: 2HH 2/3 to 1HH 2/2.

Hint: Dimir
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Mago: Callback to RAV Viashino Slasher. Gives common blue a 2-drop, and plays nicely with +1/+1 counter-granting cards.

Hint: Unguilded
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GSV: Making him a 1/2 gives Johnny players a really interesting build around that maybe has fringe constructed playability.
DH: Isn't this more appealing to Johnny as a 1/1? Also, not sure we want it to be 'easy' to make this start going off.
GTH: I believe it is more appealing as a 1/1. Cool card.

Hint: Orzhov
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EVL: Hello Birdy!

Hint: Simic
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