Approach of the Second Sun

Welcome back to the Rules Blog! We're still just going over a few specific cards from Amonkhet, but we'll be returning to Standard tips on Monday, so look forward to more interactions! Today we'll be going over the newest alt-win-con, . The first time you cast it, you'll gain 7 life and put it back into your library, seventh from the top. That means it'll be the seventh card down, so you'll effectively pick up (but not look at!) the top 6 cards of your library, and put it underneath THAT pile as

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Mirrorwing Dragon And You!

Making spells go wide to hit multiple targets has been used a few times through the history of Red magic, and the most recent addition to that stable comes to us from Eldritch Moon: . ON the surface this seems to function the same as ; when you cast an instant or sorcery that ONLY targets your Dragon, you get a copy for all your other creatures that could legally be targets as well. Using that you can get a lot of value off of your own cards; can draw you a whole new hand of cards, buff spells like

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Altered Ego only gets counters if it copies something.

Hello again, welcome back to the Rules Tips Blog! Don’t you hate it when you cast a card thinking that it's going to do something and then when it resolves it actually does the opposite of what you want? You might even say that its ego had been altered. That is exactly what you will get if you cast Altered Ego without a creature to copy- no matter how much you pay for X. Reading the card carefully, you will find that it has to have a creature to copy to get the counters. IF you don't, you don't

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