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Ancestral Recall
Vintage Championship
2005 (rare)
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Ancestral Recall {U}

Target player draws three cards.
2005 Vintage Championship Winner
Arc Lightning
Arena League 2002
3 (rare)
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Arc Lightning {2}{R}

Arc Lightning deals 3 damage divided as you choose among one, two, or three targets.
"It is vain to look for a defense against lightning."
—Publius Syrus, Maxim 835, trans. Lyman
Legacy Championship
2016na (mythic)
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Land - Swamp Mountain
({T}: Add {B} or {R}.)
2016 North American Legacy Champion
Legacy Championship
2019a (mythic)
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Land - Swamp Forest
({T}: Add {B} or {G}.)
2019 Asia Legacy Champion
Black Lotus
Vintage Championship
2003 (rare)
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Black Lotus {0}

{T}, Sacrifice Black Lotus: Add three mana of any one color.
2003 Vintage Championship Winner
Borrowing 100,000 Arrows

Borrowing 100,000 Arrows {2}{U}

Draw a card for each tapped creature target opponent controls.
Kongming and Lu Su tricked Wei troops into shooting over 100,000 arrows at them to later use against the Wei at Red Cliffs.
Legacy Championship
2012 (rare)
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Brainstorm {U}

Draw three cards, then put two cards from your hand on top of your library in any order.
2012 Legacy Championship Winner

Cessation {2}{W}

Enchantment - Aura
Enchant creature
Enchanted creature can't attack.
When Cessation is put into a graveyard from the battlefield, return Cessation to its owner's hand.
"The face of Light will shine upon them, and they will know war no more."
—Song of All, canto 918
  • Urza's Legacy

Congregate {3}{W}

Target player gains 2 life for each creature on the battlefield.
"In the gathering there is strength for all who founder, renewal for all who languish, love for all who sing."
—Song of All, canto 642
Council of Advisors

Council of Advisors {2}{U}

Creature - Human Advisor
When Council of Advisors enters the battlefield, draw a card.
Sun Quan's long and successful rule in the years 199 to 251 was due to his ability to choose and foster talented advisors and generals.
  • Portal Three Kingdoms
Defensive Formation

Defensive Formation {W}

Rather than the attacking player, you assign the combat damage of each creature attacking you. You can divide that creature's combat damage as you choose among any of the creatures blocking it.
"Your enemies will pound upon the door of your defenses, but only you shall have the key, and it is the key of life."
—Song of All, canto 873
  • Urza's Saga

Disenchant {1}{W}

Destroy target artifact or enchantment.
"The tools of evil are mere things. And like all things, they cannot last forever."
—Song of All, canto 881
Dream Coat

Dream Coat {U}

Enchantment - Aura
Enchant creature
{0}: Enchanted creature becomes the color or colors of your choice. Activate this ability only once each turn.
"Adopt the character of the twisting octopus, which takes on the appearance of the nearby rock. Now follow in this direction, now turn a different hue."
—Theognis, Elegies 1, 215
  • Legends
Droning Bureaucrats

Droning Bureaucrats {3}{W}

Creature - Human Advisor
{X}, {T}: Each creature with converted mana cost X can't attack or block this turn.
" . . . and you must also apply for an application license, file documents 136(iv) and 22-C and -D in triplicate, pay all requisite fees, request a . . ."
  • Guildpact
Empty City Ruse

Empty City Ruse {W}

Target opponent skips all combat phases of their next turn.
Out of time and options, Kongming was forced to bluff at Xicheng. He tricked an army of 150,000 Wei by leaving the city gates open and calmly playing the zither.
  • Portal Three Kingdoms

Exhaustion {2}{U}

Creatures and lands target opponent controls don't untap during their next untap step.
Starving and worn, Cao Cao escaped from the battle of Red Cliffs with only 27 of his original 800,000 men.
Expedition Corps

Expedition Corps {4}{G}

Creature - Human Scout
You may play land cards from your graveyard.
You may play an additional land on each of your turns.
On every plane, humans yearn to see what lies just beyond the horizon.
Designed by fate1316
  • Lorado
Fervent Champion

Fervent Champion {R}

Creature - Human Knight
First strike, haste
Whenever Fervent Champion attacks, another target attacking Knight you control gets +1/+0 until end of turn.
Equip abilities you activate that target Fervent Champion cost {3} less to activate.
2018 World Champion Javier Dominguez
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Force of Will
Legacy Championship
2011 (rare)
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Force of Will {3}{U}{U}

You may pay 1 life and exile a blue card from your hand rather than pay this spell's mana cost.
Counter target spell.
2011 Legacy Championship Winner
Forced Retreat

Forced Retreat {2}{U}

Put target creature on top of its owner's library.
"Leadership, not numbers, determines victory."
—A Wu commander, before his 5,000 troops forced 15,000 Wei troops to retreat from Ruxu
Fort Redemption Ranger

Fort Redemption Ranger {3}{W}

Creature - Human Knight
Renown 1
Other creatures you control have renown 1.
At the beginning of your end step, put a +1/+1 counter on each creature you control with a +1/+1 counter on it.
Designed by fate1316
  • Lorado
Gaea's Cradle
Legacy Championship
2014 (mythic)
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Gaea's Cradle

Legendary Land
{T}: Add {G} for each creature you control.
2014 Legacy Championship Winner
Gaile Hannidy

Gaile Hannidy {1}{U}{U}

Legendary Planeswalker - Gaile
[+2]: Exile the top two cards of each player's library face down. You may look at these cards.
[–2]: Until your next turn, you may cast one card exiled with Gaile Hannidy and spend mana as though it were mana of any type to cast it.
[–9]: Exile the top four cards of each player's library. You may cast any number of cards exiled with Gaile Hannidy without paying their mana costs.
Designed by fate1316
  • Lorado
Giant Growth

Giant Growth {G}

Target creature gets +3/+3 until end of turn.
"The prohibition of unnecessary tossing of the citizenry by giants shall also extend to spontaneous giants."
—Isperia's Edict, provision VII.789.2
Goblin Electromancer

Goblin Electromancer {U}{R}

Creature - Goblin Wizard
Instant and sorcery spells you cast cost {1} less to cast.
"Result 752: Rapid mass redistribution.
"Result 753: Calamitous reverse synthesis.
"Result 754: Acute disarrayment."
—Izzet research notes