New cards, old names

Posted in Arcana on October 18, 2002

By Wizards of the Coast

Often when discussing playtest cards, we talk about how creative or silly the playtest names are. Well, that isn't always the case. Often, when cards are tweaks of existing ones, the names end up being simply tweaks as well. The four cards below have names that reflect their "inspirations," which include the older cards Fireslinger, Priest of Titania, Gaseous Form, Ensnare, and Ray of Command.

See if you can figure out which Onslaught cards these became; click on each picture to see if you're right.

Sparksmith
Sandskin

 

Choking Tethers
Threaten

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