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Accounting of Hours

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The Accounting of Hours is a scripture featured in the flavor text of Amonkhet block.

The text prophecies the coming of the God-Pharaoh. According to the first prophecy, the Gate to the Afterlife would open when the second sun entirely sat between the horns, revealing the promise of the God-Pharaoh.[1]

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When the Second Sun rests between the horns on the horizon, so begins the Hour of Revelation. Then the Hour of Glory, the Hour of Promise, and finally the Hour of Eternity. Throne of the God-Pharaoh
All questions will be answered during the Hour of Revelation. Naga Oracle
In the Hour of Glory, the gods and the untested will prove their worth before the God-Pharaoh. Nimble-Blade Khenra
When the Hour of Promise arrives, the God-Pharaoh will tear down the Hekma, for its protection will be needed no longer. Winged Shepherd
When all doubts have melted away, the worthy will meet the Hour of Eternity and earn a place at the God-Pharaoh's side. Dissenter's Deliverance

Notably absent in the texts is the Hour of Devastation.

When the Hours started, it wasn't like the citizens of Amonkhet expected at all.[2]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Doug Beyer and Alison Luhrs. (May 17, 2017.) “Judgment”, magicthegathering.com, Wizards of the Coast.
  2. Flavor text for Seer of the Last Tomorrow
  3. Alison Luhrs. (June 7, 2017.) “The Hour of Revelation”, magicthegathering.com, Wizards of the Coast.
  4. Michael Yichao. (June 21, 2017.) “The Hour of Glory”, magicthegathering.com, Wizards of the Coast.
  5. Alison Luhrs. (June 28, 2017.) “The Hour of Promise”, magicthegathering.com, Wizards of the Coast.
  6. Ken Troop. (July 12, 2017.) “Hour of Eternity”, magicthegathering.com, Wizards of the Coast.
  7. Ken Troop. (July 26, 2017.) “Hour of Devastation”, magicthegathering.com, Wizards of the Coast.