Revealed at PAX Prime, Ludevic’s Abomination is one of the latest Magic cards to be spoiled from Wizards of the Coast’s upcoming expert Magic: the Gathering expansion set Innistrad.
(Night) Ludevic’s Abomination
Creature – Lizard Horror (Rare)
After several frustrating experiments, the visionary Ludevic realized he needed to create a monster that fed on torch-weilding mobs.
Wondering how to cast Ludevic’s Abomination from Innistrad? You don’t.
Ludevic’s Abomination from Innistrad is a double-sided Magic: the Gathering card. First, you play Ludevic’s Test Subject, which can then transform into Ludevic’s Abomination once the requirement has been fulfilled (in this case, having five hatchling counters).
Ludevic’s Test Subject requires an large investment of mana to transform into Ledevic’s Abomination. As an 0/3 creature it is susceptible to burn spells such as Incinerate. That means your chances of actually attacking with Ludevic’s Abomination might be more rare than you’d think.
With trample though, should Ludevic’s Abomination cross into the red zone, the game should be yours.
Innistrad contains 264 cards, and will be released on September 30, 2011. Innistrad will be followed by Dark Ascension.
Innistrad Prerelease events will occur on September 24-25, 2011, there will be Innistrad Launch Parties on September 30-October 3, 2011, and Innistrad will be released on Magic Online October 17, 2011. The Innistrad Game Day will be on October 29-30, 2011.
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