[GTC-ICD] Nimbus Swimmer

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Nimbus Swimmer
Creature-Leviathan
Flying
Nimbus Swimmer enters the battlefield with X +1/+1 counters on it.
The simic soon discovered that the sky offered as a few contraints on size as the sea.
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Er... This seems incredible in limited.  Never an irrelevent draw mid to late game, and great with evolve.  Brilliant card methinks.
BUG control late game finisher?
Acceptable Leviathan.
Another good Evolve trigger, and sure to be bananas with Gilder Bairn in Modern. And it gives you a use for extra mana. Just keep one blue open for casting Dispel.

Its  a Flying hydra with a U in the mana cost, I like it, and plus the ability to trigger evolve is always nice as well.

And checking with someone who knows how this stuff works, would Corpsejack Menace's ability trigger with this to double the +1/+1 counters that would be placed on him? 
Its  a Flying hydra with a U in the mana cost, I like it, and plus the ability to trigger evolve is always nice as well.

And checking with someone who knows how this stuff works, would Corpsejack Menace's ability trigger with this to double the +1/+1 counters that would be placed on him? 



Yep.  Sure does.


seems very, very good.
AWESOME art.

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surely one can't say complex conditional passive language is bad grammar ?
Oh hay Simic, when did you start getting Fireballs?

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Copy effects work like a photocopy machine: you get a copy of the 'naked' card, NOT of what's on it.
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Funny story: InQuest Magazine (I think it was InQuest) had an oversized Chaos Orb which I totally rooked someone into allowing into a (non-sanctioned) game. I had a proxy card that was a Mountain with "Chaos Orb" written on it. When I played it, my opponent cried foul: Him: "WTF? a Proxy? no-one said anything about Proxies. Do you even own an actual Chaos Orb?" Me: "Yes, but I thought it would be better to use a Proxy." Him: "No way. If you're going to put a Chaos Orb in your deck you have to use your actual Chaos Orb." Me: "*Sigh*. Okay." I pulled out this huge Chaos Orb and placed it on the table. He tried to cry foul again but everyone else said he insisted I use my actual Chaos Orb and that was my actual Chaos Orb. I used it, flipped it and wiped most of his board. Unsurprisingly, that only worked once and only because everyone present thought it was hilarious.
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195392035 wrote:
Hi guys! So, I'm a sort of returning player to Magic. I say sort of because as a child I had two main TCG's I liked. Yu-Gi-Oh, and Pokemon. Some of my friends branched off in to Magic, and I bought two pre-made decks just to kind of fit in. Like I said, Yu-Gi-Oh and Pokemon were what I really knew how to play. I have a extensive knowledge of deck building in those two TCG's. However, as far as Magic is concerned, I only ever used those two pre made decks. I know how the game is played, and I know general things, but now I want to get in the game for real. I want to begin playing it as a regular. My question is, are all cards ever released from the time of the inception of this game until present day fair game in a deck? Or are there special rules? Are some cards forbidden or restricted? Thanks guys, and I will gladly accept ANY help lol.
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Oh I have a standing rule. If someone plays a Planeswalker I concede the game. I refuse to play with or against people who play Planeswalkers. They really did ruin the game.
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57461258 wrote:
And that's why you should never, ever call RP Jesus on being a troll, because then everyone else playing along gets outed, too, and the thread goes back to being boring.
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See, this is why RPJesus should be in charge of the storyline. The novel line would never have been cancelled if he had been running the show. Specifically the Slobad and Geth's Head talkshow he just described.
57461258 wrote:
Not only was that an obligatory joke, it was an on-topic post that still managed to be off-topic due to thread derailment. RP Jesus does it again folks.
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I think I'm gonna' start praying to Jesus... That's right, RPJesus, I'm gonna' be praying to you, right now. O' Jesus Please continue to make my time here on the forums fun and cause me to chuckle. Amen.
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It was wonderful. Us Johnnies had a field day. That Timmy with the Grizzly bears would actually have to think about swinging into your Mogg Fanatic, giving you time to set up your silly combo. Nowadays it's all DERPSWING! with thier blue jeans and their MP3 players and their EM EM OH AR PEE JEES and their "Dewmocracy" and their children's card games and their Jersey Shores and their Tattooed Tenaged Vampire Hunters from Beverly Hills
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.....would it be a bit blasphemous if I said, "PRAYSE RPJAYSUS!" like an Evangelical preacher?
Perhaps, but who doesn't like to blaspheme every now and again? Especially when Mr. RPJesus is completely right.
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I don't say this often, but ... LOL
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You... You... Evil something... I actualy made the damn char once I saw the poster... Now you made me see it again and I gained resolve to put it into my campaign. Shell be high standing oficial of Cyrix order. Uterly mad and only slightly evil. And it'll be bad. Evil even. And ill blame you and Lizard for it :P.
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I'm trying to work out if you're being sarcastic here. ...
Am going to stop you right there... it's RPJesus... he's always sarcastic
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we can only hope it gets the jace treatment...it could have at least been legendary
So that even the decks that don't run it run it to deal with it? Isn't that like the definition of format warping?
I lol'd.
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Uktabi Orangutan What the heck's going on with those monkeys?
The most common answer is that they are what RPJesus would call "[Debutantes avert your eyes]ing."
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...Am I the only one that thinks this is reaching the point of downright Kafkaesque insanity?
I condone the use of the word Kafkaesque. However, I'm presentely ambivalent. I mean, that can't be serious, right? We're April 1st, right? They didn't mod RPJesus for off-topic discussion when the WHOLE THREAD IS OFF-TOPIC, right? Right.
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Save or die. If you disagree with this, you're wrong (Not because of any points or arguements that have been made, but I just rolled a d20 for you and got a 1, so you lose).
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This just won the argument, AFAIC.
That's just awesome.
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HOW DID I NOT KNOW ABOUT THE BEAR PRODUCING WORDS OF WILDING?! WHAT IS WRONG WITH ME?!
That's what RPJesus tends to do. That's why I don't think he's a real person, but some Magic Card Archive Server sort of machine, that is programmed to react to other posters' comments with obscure cards that do in fact exist, but somehow missed by even the most experienced Magic players. And then come up with strange combos with said cards. All of that is impossible for a normal human to do given the amount of time he does it and how often he does it. He/It got me with Light of Sanction, which prompted me to go to RQ&A to try and find if it was even possible to do combat damage to a creature I control (in light that Mark of Asylum exists).
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heaven or hell.
Round 1. Lets rock.
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Blue players get all the overpowerered cards like JTMS. I think it's time that wizards gave something to people who remember what magic is really about: creatures.
Initially yes, Wizards was married to blue. However, about a decade ago they had a nasty divorce, and a few years after that they began courting the attention of Green. Then in Worldwake they had a nasty affair with their ex, but as of Innistrad, things seem to have gotten back on track, and Wizards has even proposed.
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Surely RPJesus gets Niv-Mizzet, Dracogenius?
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First: I STILL can't take you seriously with that avatar. And I can take RPJesus seriously, so that's saying something.
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I'd offer you a cookie for making me laugh but it has an Upkeep Cost that has been known to cause people to quit eating.
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I <3 you loads
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"AINT NO LAWS IN THE SKY MOTHER****." - Agrus Kos, Wojek Veteran
10/10. Amazing.
Beastly art and type at the least.
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Somehow cute!
And both the smallest and the biggest Leviathan printed so far.
Awesome Limited Hydra.

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Fantastic card, and finally we get a Leviathan from Simic.
This could be deadly in limited.


aproove

I can hear the relief for not having hexproof
Should be strong in limited not a chance for constructed though.

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blue green can lock into a lot or inifinte amount of mana

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You guys have fun with that.... paying 5 for a 3/3 flyer that I can get mono color for 3-4 isn't amazing to me.

Not really playable early as a 1/1 flyer for 3 when other colors get that for 1.

*shrug*

I don't like it. 
You guys have fun with that.... paying 5 for a 3/3 flyer that I can get mono color for 3-4 isn't amazing to me.

Not really playable early as a 1/1 flyer for 3 when other colors get that for 1.

*shrug*

I don't like it. 


More of a bomby type card methinks.
I am Blue/Black
OMG! Something that my Leviathan/Kraken Mimeoplasm Commander Deck can do with all its extra mana we have late game and nothing to do! This finally rounds out the last card I need.
The art reminds me of some sort f Jim Henson creation. I just picture it singing with Kermit and Company, before swalling most of them whole.
That is not  a mark against the art just where my mind went.

I like the card. Great limited bomb and it helps trigger evolve.
OK, I'm not so worried about playing Simic now.
You guys have fun with that.... paying 5 for a 3/3 flyer that I can get mono color for 3-4 isn't amazing to me.

Not really playable early as a 1/1 flyer for 3 when other colors get that for 1.

*shrug*

I don't like it. 



It's exactly what you need, whenever you need it.  Paying 5 for 3/3 flyer isn't great.  But when turn 6-7 rolls around, paying 7 for a 5/5 flyer is much better than paying 4 for a 3/3 flyer.  And the longer the games go on, the bigger the effect.  If you manage to find a game where it's turn 8-10, I'd far rather have a 7/7 or 8/8 flyer than a 3/3, regardless of cost.

To put it bluntly, it's going to wreck house and will always have an impact on board position.
seems so versatile, that's what makes it so much fun...

yeva, nature's herald
alchemists refuge

type should be faerie leviathan

at rare and 1 hybrid green/blue would have been something neat
This is awesome. It's relevant mid and late game.

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As a proponent of hydras, I'm a little disappointed this wasn't a hydra leviathan.