Where do you rank Evolutionary Leap? No, Evolutionary Leap is not better than “a certain banned card in Legacy” but it’s a Birthing Pod you don’t have to tap, and has quite a few ways of generating upside.
For instance, try sacrificing a Deathmist Raptor!
Evolutionary Leap beats removal — as long as you have enough mana, you can keep going and not run out of creatures.
Evolutionary Leap is deadly against control! Control probably has to have cards like Perilous Vault to keep from falling too far behind.
Evolutionary Leap is excellent with 187 creatures! You can get enters the battlefield triggers over and over.
Oddly enough, Gaea’s Revenge can be killed by commonly played point removal now. Which card(s) can target this almost-hexproof threat?
Gather the Pack
Is this just a Commune With the Gods that can’t find enchantments, or is there some secret to triggering its Spell Mastery upside?
You can Can CAN play eight Fleshbag Marauders in Standard right now. You just probably shouldn’t.
Herald of the Pantheon
Patrick thinks Herald of the Pantheon looks like Andrew Cuneo.
Mike says there is no way Andrew Cuneo has a greeen mana symbol anywhere near his top-right corner.
There are many, many types of decks Herald of the Pantheon can go into… Mike and Patrick discuss several of them.
And there’s more! What does Top Level Podcast think of…
- The Great Aurora?
- Nissa’s Revelation?
- Outland Colossus?
- Zendikar’s Roil?
… Would patrick run Valeron Wardens in his Undercity Troll deck?
There’s really only one way to find out.
Try “Where do You Rank Evolutionary Leap?”, the latest from Top Level Podcast