June 14, 2017

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Amonkhet Puzzle #7

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  1. +1 Gideon, Ally of Zendikar, making him a 5/5. Note that Gideon’s emblem in play makes him a 6/6 and the Knight token a 3/3.
  2. Cast Illusory Wrappings on Gideon, making him an 0/2 (well, 1/3 actually).
  3. Cast Dead Weight on the Knight Token, making it a 1/1.
  4. Attack with both creatures. Because of Behind the Scenes, neither creature can be blocked because your opponent’s blockers all have greater power than them.
  5. After blockers are (not) declared, cast Anguished Unmaking on Illusory Wrappings, returning Gideon to 6/6.
  6. Your opponent takes 6 + 1 = 7 damage for lethal.

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