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Declaration in Stone
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 Declaration in Stone

Reviewed June 22, 2016

Constructed: 3
Casual: 4
Limited: 3
Multiplayer: 4
Commander [EDH]: 4

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David Fanany

Player since 1995

Declaration in Stone
This card uses an awful lot of words to write out a very simple effect. Of course, so does Balance, and we all know what its pedigree is. Declaration in Stone may not go on to have quite the same long-term legacy, but it's pretty spectacular nonetheless. Card drawing isn't quite the end-all of Magic that it was once considered to be, and there are plenty of situations where your opponent would rather have a table full of creatures than a bunch of random extra draws later on. Don't forget that it can in fact target tokens, and it's actually advantageous to do so - don't skim the text and misread the "non-token" clause on the wrong part like I almost did!
Constructed: 3/5
Casual: 4/5
Limited: 3/5
Multiplayer: 4/5
EDH/Commander: 4/5

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