Aurora Star, Coral
Aurora Star, Coral

Aurora Star, Coral
– #V-EB11/002EN (VR)

[CONT](VC):If you Soul Blast a total of (4) or more this turn, the original [Critical] of all of your units with “Coral” in their card name becomes 2. [ACT](VC)1/Turn:COST [Counter Blast (1) & Soul Blast (2)], and return a normal unit each from your (RC) and drop zone to your hand. If you returned a card with “Coral” in its card name, this unit gets [Power]+15000 until end of turn.
Date Reviewed: January 29, 2020

Rating: 2.75

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RULING: The skill sets the Critical of all Coral units to 2, so if you have Force 2 active it won’t add that on for a Critical of 3.

But that condition is a bit of a pain. Coral herself only fulfills half the Soulblast threshold so you’re going to have to use other means to empty the soul and/or charge it up. Granted, an entire Coral focused deck can do that without much difficulty. And what’s the end result? Basically the capacity to return certain dead cards and initiate bounce skills and columns on the vanguard. Granted some normal units may be worth recycling (so Grade 1 Perfect Guards are ideal targets to fetch back), but really, it’s a bit of a pain in the ass to do compared to other shit like, say, Gauntlet Buster Dragon, who’s self sufficient in that he can fulfill his own Critical and power lanes by himself and has no need for other rear-guards to tie to his skill: Zuitan’s a bonus, not a requirement.

There’s better early game decks that can do what Coral does with less hoops. Don’t expect to see her top except with her engine to fuel Riviere, but that hardly counts as it would be all about Riviere instead.


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